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Saturday, April 20

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Josina Guess

    Celebrate National Poetry Month with local poet Guess, who will talk poetry and read some of her works, including a selection from the newly released Fight Evil With Poetry. Audience members are invited to bring a one-page poem to read aloud.

Sunday, April 21

1 event

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  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    9:30-10:20 a.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    UUFA Forum

    Join Erin Barger, Project Manager of Envision Athens, as she discusses how we are going from “plan to movement” and how this movement is leading with its values.  

Wednesday, April 24

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Normal Books

    6-7 p.m. FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    Claire Dunphy: Becoming Earthwoman

    Local author Claire Dunphy will do a short reading, sign books and answer questions.

Thursday, April 25

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inclusive Book Club

    This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary. 

Saturday, April 27

1 event

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Monday, April 29

1 event

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Wednesday, May 1

3 events

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Thursday, May 2

3 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inclusive Book Club

    This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary. 

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    7 p.m. FREE! www.oconeeriversaudubon.org

    Oconee Rivers Audubon Society

    Guest speaker Jess Riddle, Executive Director of Georgia Forest Watch, speaks on "North Georgia's Old-Growth Forests."

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Pervis Taylor

    (Prince Ave.) Pervis Taylor reads from his book, Surthrival Mode.

Saturday, May 4

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Melia Keeton-Digby: The Hero's Heart

    (Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents local author Melia Keeton-Digby for her book, The Hero's Heart

Tuesday, May 7

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Karen Strong: Just South of Home

    (Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents Karen Strong for her book, Just South of Home

Thursday, May 9

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inclusive Book Club

    This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary. 

Friday, May 10

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    David Oates

    This event is celebrating the release of The Deer’s Bandanna. Oates will read selections from his publications and have copies available to sign and sell.  Light reception to follow.  

  • 6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Jessica Handler: The Magnetic Girl

    (Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents Jessica Handler for her novel, The Magnetic Girl

Saturday, May 11

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Hugh C. Gordon and Margaret F. Sommer

    (Prince Ave.) The authors appear, on behalf of the Oconee County Historical Society, in support of their book, Watkinsville: From the Collection of Bobby Gordon

Tuesday, May 14

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Diane C. McPhail The Abolitionist's Daughter

    (Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents Diane C. McPhail for her book, The Abolitionist's Daughter.

Wednesday, May 15

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • The Root

    6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Brian Panowich: Like Lions

    (1235 S. Milledge Ave.) Avid Bookshop and The Root Basement Bar Athens present writer Brian Panowich for his book, Like Lions.

Thursday, May 16

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inclusive Book Club

    This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary. 

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents Jordan A. Rothacker for his book, Gristle: Weird Tales.

Saturday, May 18

1 event

Lectures & Lit