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Word on the Street

  • Collective Harvest CSA

    Collective Harvest provides organic and certified naturally grown vegetables and fruits to Athens area communities. They are currently accepting members for a 16-week Spring CSA. www.collectiveharvestathens.com

  • Nominations for the 2015 Preservation Awards

    Nominate a project that helps celebrate Athens' unique heritage. Categories include rehabilitation, new construction, stewardship, community revitalization and more. Deadline Apr. 17. www.achfonline.org/awards

  • Athens, GA

    Sprockets International Music Video Festival

    Sprockets is now accepting submissions of music videos to be screened at the Georgia Music Video Show and Sprockets International Music Video Show (July 24–25). Early deadline Apr. 15. Final deadline Apr. 30. $27–37. sprockets@filmathens.net, www.filmfreeway.com

  • Athens, GA

    ALT Farms CSA Program

    The Athens Land Trust is growing local, Certified Naturally Grown produce. Proceeds from the Community Supported Agriculture program support ongoing projects at Williams Farm, West Broad Market Garden and other ALT programs. Two 18-week sessions for members are available. $450. www.athenslandtrust.org

  • Pet Supplies Plus

    The Pet Care Clinic

    The Athens Area Humane Society offers a low-cost clinic the first Saturday of each month, 1–4 p.m. Services include vaccines, deworming, microchipping, nail trimming, flea treatments and more. No appointment necessary. 706-769-9155

  • 50 Shades of Spay: Cat Spaying

    The Athens Area Humane Society offers a special spay rate during March in an effort to beat the heat and reduce pet overpopulation. Mention the promotion when scheduling a procedure. $50. 706-769-9155, www.athenshumanesociety.org

  • Miller Learning Center

    Plant Breeding, Genetics & Genomics Graduate Student Plant Sale

    Buy seedlings from plant breeders. Pre-sale orders can be made online or through email. Apr. 3, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. IPGGsa@gmail.com, benstewartbrown.wix.com/pbggplantsale

  • Athens, GA

    Summer Programs

    Find information about summer camps, pool openings, art exhibits, classes, performances, sports, fitness programs, holiday events and other activities for adults and children in the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department's summer program guide. www.athensclarkecounty.com