Learn more about the flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
Learn how to integrate your online marketing to build your business or personal brand.
(Luscious, 1452-C Prince Ave.) Sample wines for "Cinco de Wino." RSVP.
Experience a variety of healing and meditation modalities.
Enjoy wine, snacks from The National and a gallery talk of the exhibition "David Ligare: California Classicist." RSVP.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic John "Dr. Fred" Bowers and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more.
BLUEGRASS JAM Bring your own instrument! All pickers are welcome every Thursday.
THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band.
CLAIRE CRONIN Local singer-songwriter by way of Los Angeles who plays delicate, haunting folk music.
THREE MAN CANNON Smooth, sultry, sweet indie-garage-rock band from Philadelphia.
DREAM CULTURE Jammy local psychedelic rock group. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
THE ORANGE CONSTANT Playing melodic jam-rock with a hint of folk.
WALDEN Local four-piece playing anthemic rock akin to U2, Mumford and Sons and Coldplay.
THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS Energetic five-person Delta blues and twang-funk band with the goal of getting the audience to dance and sing.
PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop four-piece.
THE NIGHT SHIFT A group of high-spirited musicians based out of Atlanta.
PUNCH BROTHERS An infusion of modern classical and progressive bluegrass.
GABRIEL KAHANE Americana singer-songwriter from NYC.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot and company play funky Southern folk rock 'n' roll.
BIG C Nobody in Athens sings the blues quite like Big C. Expect lots of soulful riffs, covers and originals.
TWO9 Atlanta-based hip hop crew with a trap-heavy sound and a punk aesthetic.
DJ GOLDEN Local DJ Adam Golden spins dubstep, hip hop and electro.
DJ BRANSTONE Atlanta-based DJ and producer mixing dreamy, synthy sounds.
TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests.
JOHN MCCUTCHEON Legendary, deep-rooted folk singer-songwriter, storyteller and Georgia resident.
REVEREND Local trio showcasing originals and covering singer-songwriters such as Neil Young, Townes Van Zandt and Howe Gelb.
REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.
CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL An all-day lineup of live music, featuring 10 bands from Athens and 10 from Atlanta, including Richard Gumby, Los Meesfits, Wet Garden, Wild of Night, Dandy Warhol, Half Acid, Smokedog and more. See story on p. 16.
HALEM ALBRIGHT A blend of unique songwriting and electrifying guitar, from rock to reggae, Americana to experimental.
Sonia Hernandez will share cats'-eye-view videos from a feral cat colony.
Meet members of GroundBridge.
This month's title is A Gift Upon the Shore by M.K. Wren.
Meet Atlanta author and UGA alumna Amber Brock in celebration of her book, A Fine Imitation.
Ms. Lori Divine hosts three rounds of trivia.
Pat Shields and Janice Hall Shields of Georgia Mudcats Pottery lead a class that reviews the history of traditional pottery in the Southeastern U.S. Participants can decorate a piece of pottery.
This program for ages 2–5 with an adult includes crafts, games and music.
Ages 11–18 can celebrate by learning the history behind Cinco de Mayo and making mini pinatas and cookie tacos.
"Swim Team" features paintings by Jaime Bull.
The program features the music of Johann Nepomuk Hummel, opening with Alma Virgo and closing with Mass in D Major.
Hope Hilton leads "Studio Workshop: Realism and Representational Art." All levels of experience welcome. May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 6:30–8:30 p.m. $15. Call or email to register. 706-542-8863, email@example.com
Learn the basics of puppetry and create your own foam puppet to keep. For ages 8–14. All materials provided. Registration required. This program is funded by a grant from the Georgia Council of the Arts as part of the Oconee Inspiration series of creative workshops for children. Thursdays, May 5–26, 4 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee