Live Jazz

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

Enjoy dinner, wine and some music from a live jazz trio every Wednesday night. 706-369-0990, www.porterhouseathens.com

Virtual Dungeons and Dragons Club

Online GA

Teens in grades 6–12 are invited to join a virtual Dungeons and Dragons club. All skill levels are welcome. Meetings are every last Thursday of the month. Participants must provide a current email address when registering online. 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org

KnitLits Virtual Knitting Group

Online: Bogart Library Athens

Knitters of all levels are invited to have fun, share craft ideas, and knit to their hearts' content! Beginning knitters are encouraged to attend. Open to young adult and adult knitters ages 16 years and up.  Go online or call for more information. Email for the meeting link. 706-310-3515, bogartlib@athenslibrary.org

The Family Recipe: Live @ Akademia

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Come out and enjoy The Family Recipe as they perform an instrumental fusion of jazz, rock and funk. Free admission. 678-726-2288, www.akademiabc.com

Live Music with Jim Cook

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Enjoy a live music performance where Jim Cook will perform a variety of blues, country, rock, bluegrass and jazz hits. oldyellar72@gmail.com

The Life and Music of Billie Holiday

Festival Hall 201 N. Main St., Greensboro

Festival Hall presents "The Life and Music of Billie Holiday," a program paying tribute to Billie Holiday or "Lady Day," a jazz legend and music icon. Led by Atlanta-based drummer, Justin Varnes, The Jazz Legacy Project will bring the show to life featuring talent from Nick Rosen (keyboard), Kevin Smith (bass), Justin Powell (trumpet) and Nicole Chillemi (guest vocalist). Tickets available online. $20/ticket. 762-243-8022, www.festivalhallga.com

Friday of Destruction

Georgia Square Mall 3700 Atlanta Hwy., Athens

Document Destruction Services will be hosting a shred event every fourth Friday of each month. Participants will meet in front of the former JC Penney. $10/box or bag (cash only, exact change.) 706-677-2779, www.facebook.com/document-destruction-services-inc

Lunch & Learn: Birth of the U.S. Constitution

Bogart Library 200 S. Burson Ave., Bogart

Bring a bag lunch (drinks and desserts provided), learn about early U.S. history and join in a lively Q&A session. Ages 18+. 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart.

Virtual Booktalks

Online: Bogart Library Athens

Join the library on Facebook for virtual book talks suitable for all ages. Age groups will rotate each Friday so everyone can hear about new books, listen to a short reading and discover new authors. This week will feature picture books! 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

Athentic Brewing 1st Anniversary: Athentic Alliance Private Event

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens

Join Athentic Brewing Company for the first day of their first-year celebration! For this event, festivities begin with a private event exclusively for Athentic Alliance members. From 3–7 p.m., members are invited to be the first to try a selection of special release anniversary beers. Local No. 86 will be in attendance, selling food with proceeds going toward suicide prevention. At 7 p.m., doors will open to the public through regular operation hours with music by DJ Osmose. Limited anniversary beers will be available at this time. Tickets are not required for either event, but Alliance members should bring their cards to attend the Alliance party. 706-850-6252, www.athenticbrewing.regfox.com/athentic-anniversary

Kadillak: Live @ Akademia

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Come out and enjoy a live performance from Kadillak. Tickets are available for pre-purchase via email, phone or in-person. $10/advance tickets, $15/at the door, $20/ VIP ticket. Click here to purchase tickets. 678-726-2288, www.akademiabc.com

Grand Slam Summer Program

Lay Park 297 Hoyt St., Athens

The ACC Leisure Services presents a summer program for teens. Members will meet every Friday evening in June and July for games, giveaways, guest speakers, life enrichment activities, music, refreshments, sports, and more. Evenings include free transportation to and from Grand Slam from East Athens Community Center (400 McKinley Dr.) and Rocksprings Park at (291 Henderson Ext.) The program is free of charge, however, online registration is required to attend. Ages 11–17. www.accgov.com/grandslam

Queer Abolitionist Drive-in Film Series: Desire

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Enjoy a series of films curated by Ronika McClain to present the history and nuance of queer abolition of systems of policing, incarceration and state-driven debilitation. All films are set to be shown outdoors via a drive-in theater provided by Rabbit Hole Studio. In this installment of the series, Shakedown (Leilah Weinraub) and The Living End (Gregg Araki) are two films showing queer desire in all its perverse, frustrating, problematic, wild and untameable glory. www.athensmutualaid.net

Athens Showgirl Cabaret: Gay Icon Show

The Sound Track 321 E. Clayton St., Athens

Join Athens Showgirl Cabert for their #1 pride show, Gay Icons. Doors open at 8:30 p.m., showtime is 10 p.m. No cover, the show will be downstairs. Ages 21 & up. www.athensshowgirlcabaret.com

LGBT Micro-Wedding Event

Wall & Broad 345 E. Broad St., Athens

The LGBT Wedding Officiant and Wall & Broad Event Venue are teaming up to celebrate the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision making same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states. Couples can enjoy a lovely wedding celebration that includes elements such as a beautifully decorated venue, choice of a short civil or nondenominational ceremony presided over by a licensed officiant, submission of the signed marriage license to the County Probate Court, champagne or sparkling cider for toasting, a wedding cake for each couple (and up to four guests) and a professional wedding photo.  Space is limited, reservations required. $250/couple. 470-443-2525, www.thelgbtweddingofficiant.com/celebrate 

Southern Star Studio Open Gallery

Marmalade Pottery/Southern Star Studio 180 Cleveland Ave., Athens

Southern Star Studio is open Saturdays 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Masks required, no more than two people or a single group inside at a time. Masks and hand sanitizer will be provided if needed. .www.southernstarstudioathens.com  

Athentic Brewing 1st Anniversary: Early Bird Event

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens

Join Athentic Brewing Company for the second day of their first-year celebration! For this event, festivities begin with a ticketed early bird party from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. where attendees get access to special-release anniversary beers while enjoying the brewery in a less crowded, more personalized setting. After a short break, doors will reopen at 5 p.m. and the rest of the special-release beers will be available to the public. Attendees can expect food by Uncle Ernie'sPub N Grub and music by Jay Memory and The Modern Pin-Ups. 706-850-6252, www.athenticbrewing.regfox.com/athentic-anniversary

AADM Know Your Rights Workshop & Legal Clinic

AADM Justice Center and Bookstore 3700 Atlanta Hwy. (Georgia Square Mall, 1st floor), Athens

Athen's Anti Discrimination Movement present, The Know Your Rights Workshop, which includes an informative presentation reviewing citizen rights when dealing with law enforcement. The workshop will be followed by AADM’s first pop-up legal clinic, where community members will be able to speak with local attorneys and advocates about their discrimination complaints and receive legal advice and referrals for legal aid. The AADM Justice Center and Bookstore is located inside the Georgia Square Mall on the first floor, across from Belk. Refreshments will be provided. Masks and social distancing will be required. 1-800-922-3607, www.aadmovement.org

Athens Black Market

College Square Plaza College Avenue, Athens

The Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement (AADM) hosts a bi-monthly Athens Black Market, an event designed to support minority business owners and provide a marketplace that promotes culture and diversity in the downtown area. All ages welcome. Face masks and social distancing will be encouraged. 678-740-3884, www.aadmovement.org    

ARRL Field Day

Athens YMCA 915 Hawthorne Ave., Athens

Ham radio operators from the Athens Radio Club will participate in ARRL Field Day, a national amateur (or "ham") radio exercise from June 26–27. ARRL Field Day is an annual amateur radio activity first organized in 1933 by ARRL, the American Radio Relay League. Hams from across North America participate in Field Day by establishing temporary radio stations in public locations to demonstrate their skill and service. Their use of radio signals, which reach beyond borders, brings people together while providing essential communication in the service of communities. Field Day highlights ham radio’s ability to work reliably under any conditions from almost any location and create an independent, wireless communications network. www.athensradioclub.org

Adam Klein & Adam Poulin

Front Porch Bookstore 102 Marigold Ln., Winterville

Enjoy a free concert on the lawn from Adam Klein featuring Adam Poulin. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the event. 706-372-3928, jmazzucc@uga.edu

The Will Ruff Jazz Combo: Live @ Akademia

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Come out and enjoy a live performance from the Will Ruff Jazz Combo featuring front-man Will Ruff of Family Recipe and The Afternoon Raccoons. 678-726-2288, www.akademiabc.com

JLA Sundae Funday

The Taylor Grady House 634 Prince Ave., Athens

Enjoy some delicious ice cream while learning more about the work of the Junior League of Athens. Please RSVP by June 24 to attend. JLA is an organization of women committed to education, charity and volunteerism. Another goal of JLA is to develop the potential of women and improve communities through effective action and leadership. 706-549-8688, jlathensmembership@gmail.com

Sunday Trivia

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Enjoy the last evening of the weekend with a little trivia from Solo Entertainment! www.sobrewco.com

Athentic Brewing 1st Anniversary: Concert w/ The Orange Constant

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens

Join Athentic Brewing Company for the final day of their first-year celebration! For this event, festivities begin with food and fun from 1–5 p.m. After that time, doors will close to the public in preparation for a performance by The Orange Constant.  This event will also act as a release for the collaboration beer between Athentic and the band. Tickets available online. 706-850-6252, www.athenticbrewing.regfox.com/athentic-anniversary

How to Human: Improv Comedy Workshop

Nimbl Dance Studio 160 Winston Dr. #9, Athens

Flying Squid Comedy presents a fun, weekly improv workshop to "reboot your hard drive" in a fun, supportive environment. Come for one day or come every week and practice the exercises and games that turn your everyday interactions into funny scenes. Suitable for beginners or more experienced improvisers. Every Sunday in June. $20/recommended donation. www.flyingsquidcomedy.com

Sunday Funday

1001 Winterville Rd. Athens

Rabbit Hole Studios presents a community gathering every Sunday where attendees play drums, sing songs, do yoga, make art and so much more. Acoustic song/drum circle goes from 6–9 p.m. and games and other activities follow from 9 p.m.–12 a.m. Those interested are invited to bring friends, acoustic instruments, cards, board games or whatever brings them joy. Donations are accepted and membership passes to Rabbit Hole's musical museum and private lounge are available online. Click here to RSVP and here to register as a member. All ages welcome. www.rabbitholestudios.org/social-club-membership    

Monday Night Trivia

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Come out to Southern Brewing for some trivia and prizes every Monday at 6 p.m. www.sobrewco.com

Prism

Online: Oconee County Library Athens

This group is a positive safe space for teens who share a common vision of equality to gather and build community. Hang out via Zoom as members play games, talk about their lives and enjoy each others' company. Please provide a current email address when you register, so you can receive the link to the discussion. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

Outdoor Yoga with Miles Bunch

Revolution Therapy and Yoga 675 Pulaski St., Athens

Meet up at the Leathers Building every Tuesday for outdoor yoga with Miles. Attendees are asked to bring their own mat, any outdoor comforts and wear a mask. Class is donation-based. Pre-registration required as space is limited. www.revolutiontherapyandyoga.com

Cooking Basics

Bogart Library 200 S. Burson Ave., Bogart

Learn the building blocks of cooking while making a recipe. Registration required. Register in person or by phone. Teens in grades 6–12 only. 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org.

Star Spangled Crafts

Online: Bogart Library Athens

Learn to make DIY lanterns and other family-friendly crafts. Pick up supplies (while they last) starting June 28, then join Ms. Donna via Facebook to get started. 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org.

Backyard Movie Night

Online: Oconee County Library Athens

http://athenslibrary.org/oconee

Live Jazz

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

Enjoy dinner, wine and some music from a live jazz trio every Wednesday night. 706-369-0990, www.porterhouseathens.com

KnitLits Virtual Knitting Group

Online: Bogart Library Athens

Knitters of all levels are invited to have fun, share craft ideas, and knit to their hearts' content! Beginning knitters are encouraged to attend. Open to young adult and adult knitters ages 16 years and up.  Go online or call for more information. Email for the meeting link. 706-310-3515, bogartlib@athenslibrary.org

Bike Night @ Akademia

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Come grab a beer with The Lita's Athens Motorcycle Collective and raise money for charity! First Thursday of every month. All bikes and people welcome. 678-726-2288, www.akademiabc.com

Line Dancing Class

Bogart Community Center 141 E. Thompson St., Bogart

Learn how to line dance in a class for everyone from beginner to expert. $7/person. 706-614-0648, ljoyner1722@att.net

Virtual Booktalks

Online: Bogart Library Athens

Join the library on Facebook for virtual book talks suitable for all ages. Age groups will rotate each Friday so everyone can hear about new books, listen to a short reading and discover new authors. This week will feature picture books! 706-310-3515, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

Grand Slam Summer Program

Lay Park 297 Hoyt St., Athens

The ACC Leisure Services presents a summer program for teens. Members will meet every Friday evening in June and July for games, giveaways, guest speakers, life enrichment activities, music, refreshments, sports, and more. Evenings include free transportation to and from Grand Slam from East Athens Community Center (400 McKinley Dr.) and Rocksprings Park at (291 Henderson Ext.) The program is free of charge, however, online registration is required to attend. Ages 11–17. www.accgov.com/grandslam

Southern Star Studio Open Gallery

Marmalade Pottery/Southern Star Studio 180 Cleveland Ave., Athens

Southern Star Studio is open Saturdays 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Masks required, no more than two people or a single group inside at a time. Masks and hand sanitizer will be provided if needed. .www.southernstarstudioathens.com  

Classic City American Music Festival

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Aubrey Entertainment and Southern Brewing Co. present a great lineup of Americana acts to celebrate the Fourth of July. Enjoy live music from talent such as Hibbs Family Band, Andrea & Mud, MrJordanMrTonks and many more. Beer and BBQ food trucks will also be available. All ages welcome and 12 & under are free. Doors open at 1 p.m. Parking is limited. Carpooling, Lyft or Uber are strongly encouraged. $10/early bird tickets (online, until June 25), $12/ticket (June 26—July 2), $15/ticket (day of and at the door)

Independence Day Concert & Picnic

Madison-Morgan Culture Center 434 South Main St., Madison

Celebrate July Fourth on the front lawn of the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center with picnic baskets, tables, chairs and enjoy a FREE concert from the Classic City Band of Athens. 706-342-4743, www.mmcc-arts.org/event-list/independence-day-concert-picnic

Star Spangled Classic

Ben Epps Airport 1010 Ben Epps Dr., Athens

Celebrate Independence Day with ACCGov at this annual fireworks display! The show will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. from Athens Ben Epps Airport. The display will be viewable from many locations around the Lexington Road, Cherokee Road, & Gaines School Road intersection as well as limited, first-come, field parking will be available near the airport and at Satterfield Park. These locations will open at 7 p.m. and all ACCGov park rules will be enforced including no alcohol, fireworks, grills, or smoking. Everyone is encouraged to follow CDC guidelines and stay arm’s length from their vehicles. www.accgov.com/fireworks

Sunday Trivia

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Enjoy the last evening of the weekend with a little trivia from Solo Entertainment! www.sobrewco.com

Sunday Funday

1001 Winterville Rd. Athens

Rabbit Hole Studios presents a community gathering every Sunday where attendees play drums, sing songs, do yoga, make art and so much more. Acoustic song/drum circle goes from 6–9 p.m. and games and other activities follow from 9 p.m.–12 a.m. Those interested are invited to bring friends, acoustic instruments, cards, board games or whatever brings them joy. Donations are accepted and membership passes to Rabbit Hole's musical museum and private lounge are available online. Click here to RSVP and here to register as a member. All ages welcome. www.rabbitholestudios.org/social-club-membership    

Monday Night Trivia

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens

Come out to Southern Brewing for some trivia and prizes every Monday at 6 p.m. www.sobrewco.com

Dungeons & Dragons

Online: Oconee County Library Athens

Enjoy an interactive game of Dungeons & Dragons first and third Monday of the month. All skill levels are welcome and Dungeon Masters are encouraged. This campaign will be online and uses Roll20 and Discord, so please be sure to have accounts with both websites. For anyone that needs help creating a character, fellow members will be available and happy to help. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

Nuçi’s Space Peer Support Group

Nuçi's Space 396 Oconee St., Athens

A free group meeting for anyone in need of peer support for depression/anxiety. Every other Tuesday. Call for details. 706-227-1515, www.nuci.org

Outdoor Yoga with Miles Bunch

Revolution Therapy and Yoga 675 Pulaski St., Athens

Meet up at the Leathers Building every Tuesday for outdoor yoga with Miles. Attendees are asked to bring their own mat, any outdoor comforts and wear a mask. Class is donation-based. Pre-registration required as space is limited. www.revolutiontherapyandyoga.com