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Sunday, March 31

11 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    3 p.m. FREE! (tickets required). www.classiccenter.com

    Athens Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert

    The Athens Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will perform works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Sibelius, and Herold. 

Live Music

Events

  • The Portico

    3-6 p.m. $40-75. www.athenslandtrust.org

    Upcountry Oyster Roast

    Join the Athens Land Trust on the Appalache River for oysters from the coast, plus local food, beer and music by the Dixieland Five.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    8 a.m. $20-25. www.active.com (search Making Rounds)

    Making Rounds 5K

    The inaugural 5K walk/run benefitting the Piedmont College School of Nursing and Health Sciences BSN Program. 

  • Ciné

    3-4 p.m. www.athenscine.com

    Dr. Wes Bellamy Book Signing

    Bellamy is the author of Monumental: It Was Never About a Statue, City Councilman in Charlottesville, VA, and a Political Science Professor at Virginia State University.

Games

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    9 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773

    Rockin' Roll Bingo

    Play to win.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    5-7 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Solo Entertainment. House prizes and discounted tabs. 

Theater

Film

  • Morton Theatre

    5-7:30 p.m. $5-10 (suggested donation). www.mortontheatre.com

    Below Baldwin

    Documentary film following the events after the halt of the expansion project of Baldwin Hall. See Story on p. 7.

Classes

  • UGA Memorial Hall

    2-4 p.m. FREE! www.ugaballroom.com

    Audition Workshop

    Learn the dances for UGA Ballroom Performance Group like East Coast Swing, Cha Cha and the Waltz.

Art

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    4 p.m. www.athica.org

    Artist Talk and Performance Art

    Made Bayak presents "Radical Resilience within Visual Art-making (Art as Activism)." His exhibition, "New Gods | Old Gods," is currently on view at ATHICA. 

Ending Sunday, March 31

 

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Summer Staff

    ACC Leisure Services in now hiring approximately 120 positions ranging from camp counselors, lifeguards and pool staff. www.accgov.com/jobs

Kidstuff

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    Teen Sewing and Fashion Club

    Teens can focus on sewing projects with the guidance of a professional. Tuesdays,  5:30–7:30 p.m. $5 per week. 706-613-3623

Art

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    Art Classes

    Now registering for spring classes. Subjects include loom weaving, art with recycled materials, mindful explorations in clay and more. Visit website for class descriptions and dates. 706-613-3623, www.accgov.com/leisure

Art

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    Call for Entries

    The gallery is seeking art in all media for ATHICA's annual "Emerges XII" exhibition curated by Kayla King. Artwork should relate to substance abuse, addiction, recovery or mental illness. Submit work online. Deadline Mar. 31, 11:59 p.m. Exhibition held June–July. $10 entry fee. www.athica.org/call-for-entries

Art

  • Athens, GA

    ACAC Seeks New Members

    The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission is seeking qualified candidates to fill three-year volunteer positions. The ACAC meets on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. Must be an ACC resident and registered voter and have demonstrated interest in the arts. Deadline Mar. 31, 11:59 p.m. Interviews in early April. www.athensculturalaffairs.org