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

Seat in the (Pleasant) Shade: Poetry Reading

Online: UGA Athens

The summer poetry series "Seat in the Shade" kicks off with a slate of local writers that include the first Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) Poet Laureate, who will be announced on April 27, at a live webinar reading. This event is part of the "Something More Pleasant" series of events connecting Athens readers to Roz Chast's book, "Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?" Click here to view the webinar. coe.uga.edu

FPA Percentage Night

Bruster's Real Ice Cream 1029 Athens W. Pkwy., Athens

Community members are invited to join the board members and staff  of Family Promise of Athens (FPA) for a percentage night where they can learn more about the organization's mission to end and prevent local family homelessness while also supporting the cause. fpgives.org

Grow Your Business Workshop

Online: Athens Land Trust 685 N. Pope Street, Athens

Athens Land Trust is excited to host a course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Workshops will be part lecture and part in-class work to give attendees time to develop strong business plans and strategies featuring local guest speakers. To complete the class, participants will attend all 4 scheduled sessions, as well as 2 additional seminars, and complete a business plan. Two hours of one-on-one coaching will be offered to all participants. Due to COVID, there will be an online option via Zoom on Wednesday evenings from 5:30–7:00 p.m. and a socially distanced session at the West Broad Community Garden (300 S. Rocksprings St, Athens, GA 30606) on Saturdays […]

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

Indie South Springtacular

Athens

Enjoy Athens' largest modern maker's market featuring over 75 artists and curators. Food trucks, music and various activities will also be available. Face masks required to attend. www.theindiesouth.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

One Book Athens: One Book, Many Stories

Online: Athens-Clarke County Library Athens

Join the ACC Library for a series of free, virtual events featuring readings and discussions over "Stamped: Racism, Anit-racism and You" by authors Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi. Those interested can pick up a copy at the library, Avid Bookshop, Athens Area Chamber of Commerce or Shane Dekle State Farm Insurance. www.athenslibrary.org/one-book

Creative Drawing with Watercolor

OCAF 34 School St., Watkinsville

In this workshop, students will explore the unique use of watercolor combined with the drawing elements such as lines, texture and perspective. This workshop will consist of two sessions and timespans: Session 1: Thursdays, March 25–April 8, Session 2: Thurdays, April 15–April 29. Attendees must have basic painting skills. $75/member, $100/non-member. 706-769-4565, www.ocaf.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

History of Slavery at UGA: Symposium on Recognition, Reconciliation and Redress

Online: UGA Athens

The website for the inaugural "History of Slavery at the University of Georgia: Symposium on Recognition, Reconciliation, and Redress is now live for a two-day event featuring presentations and performances on the histories of slavery at UGA. Scholars, activists, political representatives, etc. will be participating. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. www.slaveryatuga.org/registration

SK Battery Job Fair

Various Locations Athens

SK Battery is hosting two drive-thru job fairs where all experience levels are encouraged to apply. Full-time opportunities with great benefits are available in areas such as production, quality, maintenance, etc. The April 24th Fair will be held at Lanier Tech in Commerce (631 S. Elm St.) and the April 30th fair will be held at the local Georgia Quick Start Training Facility (459 Hwy. 29 N. Bldg P.) Those interested are asked to apply online or email their resume. Face masks required to attend and social distancing will be enforced. skba.hr@sk.com

5th Annual Athens Rock, Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry Show

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens

Come browse the wares of two dozen independent dealers of all things geologic, whose finds will be available for three days. Face masks required to attend. Click here to purchase tickets through the Classic Center. $6/adult, 15 & younger get in free. 706-296-9467, darklighter@bellsouth.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

Dinner and a Show

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot's every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Daniel Harden. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com

Athens Car & Coffee

Beechwood Shopping Center 196 Alps Rd., Athens

Athens Car & Coffee is back! Come out and enjoy Athens' premiere monthly car gathering for people interested in classic cars, bikes and good coffee. Social distancing will be enforced and masks will be required to attend. facebook.com/athenscarsandcoffee

Spring Harvest Festival and Farmers Market Opening

Farmview Market 2610 Eatonton Rd., Madison

Celebrate the opening of the Farmers Market at Farmview and Spring Harvest Festival with lunch or breakfast at the Farmview Café. Attendees can also meet local farmers and artisan craft makers selling an assortment of locally grown produce and handcrafted items. Live music and kids' crafts will be present as well. 770-385-1187, www.farmviewmarket.com  

Building a Throwing Tomahawk

Greenhow Handmade Ironworks 1939 Madison St., Comer

In this class, students will forge a throwing tomahawk with a forge-welded high carbon cutting bit. Skills attendees can expect to learn include: tapering/drawing out, bending, drifting, forge welding, heat treatment, hardening and tempering, cutting with a chisel, basic forging, manipulating the cross-section of a bar, fire management when working in the coal forge and fitting the tomahawk to a handle. This class will also discuss parts of the anvil, blacksmith tools, and design elements as they apply to the blacksmith. At the end of the day, students will have the chance to do some target practice throwing their new tomahawk. All tools and materials included. $175/person. 706-308-7603, www.greenhowhandmade.com  

History of Slavery at UGA: Symposium on Recognition, Reconciliation and Redress

Online: UGA Athens

The website for the inaugural "History of Slavery at the University of Georgia: Symposium on Recognition, Reconciliation, and Redress is now live for a two-day event featuring presentations and performances on the histories of slavery at UGA. Scholars, activists, political representatives, etc. will be participating. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. www.slaveryatuga.org/registration

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  

5th Annual Athens Rock, Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry Show

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens

Come browse the wares of two dozen independent dealers of all things geologic, whose finds will be available for three days. Face masks required to attend. Click here to purchase tickets through the Classic Center. $6/adult, 15 & younger get in free. 706-296-9467, darklighter@bellsouth.net  

May Day Spring Celebration

300 S. Rocksprings St. Athens

Join the West Broad Street Farmers Market & Garden for a spring celebration. There will be a variety of activities such as live music, a Maypole dedication ceremony, kid activities, local produce vendors and much more. A drive-thru market is also available online or by phone for pick-up orders. Masks required to attend. Social distancing will be enforced. www.wbfm.locallygrown.net

Grow Your Business Workshop

Online: Athens Land Trust 685 N. Pope Street, Athens

Athens Land Trust is excited to host a course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Workshops will be part lecture and part in-class work to give attendees time to develop strong business plans and strategies featuring local guest speakers. To complete the class, participants will attend all 4 scheduled sessions, as well as 2 additional seminars, and complete a business plan. Two hours of one-on-one coaching will be offered to all participants. Due to COVID, there will be an online option via Zoom on Wednesday evenings from 5:30–7:00 p.m. and a socially distanced session at the West Broad Community Garden (300 S. Rocksprings St, Athens, GA 30606) on Saturdays […]

Spring Fling Market

Finley Light Factory 393 N. Finley Ave., Suite D, Athens

Enjoy work and wares from loads of local artists and small businesses. Attendees can also expect an exciting performance from Convict Julie with opening artist Assata. Face masks required to attend. Visit @finleylightfactory on Instagram for a full vendor list. $5/entry. www.instagram.com/finleylightfactory

Dinner and a Show

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot's every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Daniel Harden. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com

Church of the Wayward Note

Front Porch Bookstore 102 Marigold Ln., Winterville

Enjoy a free concert on the lawn from Church of the Wayward Note. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the event. 706-372-3928, jmazzucc@uga.edu

Live Music with Jim Cook

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens

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

Madison Chamber Music Festival

Madison Municipal Airport 245 Airport Industrial Blvd., Athens

The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center proudly present their 2021 Madison Chamber Music Festival featuring a performance by Balsam Range. Come out for an evening outdoors at the Madison Municipal Airport for some award-winning bluegrass music, the best local BBQ and a beer or some wine. There will be ample seating to allow social distancing. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available online or by phone. $45/person. 706-342-4743, www.mmcc-arts.org

5th Annual Athens Rock, Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry Show

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens

Come browse the wares of two dozen independent dealers of all things geologic, whose finds will be available for three days. Face masks required to attend. Click here to purchase tickets through the Classic Center. $6/adult, 15 & younger get in free. 706-296-9467, darklighter@bellsouth.net  

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

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

ESP Silent Auction Viewings

Various Locations Athens

April 29th–May 6th ESP will be hosting their annual Silent Auction, a fundraising opportunity to help send ESP participants to summer camp. It will be a hybrid event, allowing anyone from anywhere to partake in the bidding of exclusive items including beach house rentals, designer jewelry and signed Kirby Smart sports memorabilia. There will be three in-person viewing events on May 4–6. All of these events will be outdoors and socially distanced. Limited tickets are available online for different events.  www.espsilentauction.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

ESP Silent Auction Viewings

Various Locations Athens

April 29th–May 6th ESP will be hosting their annual Silent Auction, a fundraising opportunity to help send ESP participants to summer camp. It will be a hybrid event, allowing anyone from anywhere to partake in the bidding of exclusive items including beach house rentals, designer jewelry and signed Kirby Smart sports memorabilia. There will be three in-person viewing events on May 4–6. All of these events will be outdoors and socially distanced. Limited tickets are available online for different events.  www.espsilentauction.org 

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

ESP Silent Auction Viewings

Various Locations Athens

April 29th–May 6th ESP will be hosting their annual Silent Auction, a fundraising opportunity to help send ESP participants to summer camp. It will be a hybrid event, allowing anyone from anywhere to partake in the bidding of exclusive items including beach house rentals, designer jewelry and signed Kirby Smart sports memorabilia. There will be three in-person viewing events on May 4–6. All of these events will be outdoors and socially distanced. Limited tickets are available online for different events.  www.espsilentauction.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

Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year Awards Show

Creature Comforts Brewery 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens

The Vic Chestnutt Awards are back as both a live stream and (limited) in-person event. Attendees can expect live performances from talent such as Jim Willingham (2020 winner), Caroline Aiken, Cassie Chantel, Louie Larceny and many more. All in-person seating will be outdoors on a cover patio and feature assigned tables for attendees. Performances will start at 7 p.m. Tickets will be available at the door the night of the show on a first-come, first-served basis; some advance ticket sales may also be available. $25/ticket. www.vicchesnuttaward.com/2021-finalists-and-show

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

Forging a Fire Poker

Greenhow Handmade Ironworks 1939 Madison St., Comer

In this class, the student will learn basic forging skills to making a fire poker with a decorative handle. Skills learned: Tapering. Bending and scrolling. Forge welding. Cutting with a chisel. Cutting with the hardie. Twisting. Fullering. Scrolling and bending. Basic forging. Fire management when working in the coal forge. This class will also discuss parts of the anvil, blacksmith tools, and design elements as they apply to the blacksmith. All tools and materials included. $150/person. 706-308-7603, www.greenhowhandmade.com

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  

Winterville Marigold Festival

Online: Winterville Marigold Festival Athens

The Winterville Marigold Festival is back for a virtual edition of the event! A virtual concert, streaming live from the Winterville Auditorium, featuring The Pink Stones as the headliner. Marisa Leilani Mustard is the 2020–2021 featured artist, Old Guard Graphics will collaborate and will be printing festival t-shirts and be able to ship directly to those who purchase. Recognizing that visiting the vendor booths is such a vital piece of what the community enjoys at the festival, previously selected juried vendors from 2019 and 2020 will share their goods on the festival’s social media pages. Everyone is encouraged to support these vendors especially leading up to Mother’s Day, May 9th 2021. www.wintervilleauditorium.com

Dinner and a Movie

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot's every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Call Me Spinster. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com

Not Your Average Mother’s Day

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens

Celebrate Mother's Day in an extraordinary way! Attendees and the mothers in their lives can enjoy matching henna tattoos, Condor Chocolate boxes, a self-defense class presented by AKF Athens and even food from Uncle Ernie’s Pub n' Grub. There will also be a charity raffle benefitting The Cottage with prize donations from local vendors such as Natalie's Baked Goods, HGH Designs, Very Good Puzzle and many more. $5/charity entry. www.athenticbrewing.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

Dinner and a Show

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot’s every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Call Me Spinster. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com

Dinner and a Movie

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot's every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Call Me Spinster. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com

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

Dinner and a Show

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Head over to Hendershot’s every Friday and Saturday evening for a nice dinner (provided by The Plate Sale) and live music provided by Call Me Spinster. Reservations required to attend. 706-353-3050, www.hendershotsathens.com