April 22 – Spring Swarm with The Wild Honeybees

20 Apr

2017 04 22 Spring Swarm

The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane, Athens

Saturday, April 22, 2017                           7 pm-11 pm

UpGrade Athens County, The Dairy Barn Arts Center and The Wild Honeybees join together for the “Spring Swarm” benefit concert. Tickets may be purchased online at: www.dairybarn.org/shop.

April 22 – Bringing Mental Illness Out of the Shadows

20 Apr

2017 04 22 NAMI Athens Speaker Series

Basement, OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, Athens

Saturday, April 22, 2017                            12 noon

OhioHealth and the Athens Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) are hosting a half-day workshop to assist faith communities in reaching and giving hope to people with mental illness and their families.

Register: NAMI Athens 740-593-7424; spaces are limited.

April 22 – TechSavvy by AAUW Registration Deadline

20 Apr

OU Baker Center, Athens                                    

Saturday, May 13, 2017 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Tech Savvy is a daylong science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career conference designed to attract girls in sixth-ninth grade to these fields and to inform families about STEM education and careers. Students and parents can register online by April 22, 2017. The cost is $5 for each girl and includes a T-shirt plus breakfast and lunch for girls and their parents or mentors. Visit http://www.ohio-forum.com/2017/04/aauw-athens-branch-hosts-dynamic-math-science-program-girls-may-13/ for more information and to register.

April 22 – Clothing Giveaway

20 Apr

The Plains-Athens Community Church of the Nazarene

 49 Connett Rd, The Plains

Saturday, April 22, 2017                                   10 am-2 pm

The Plains-Athens Community Church of the Nazarene will hold a giveaway of clothing and household items on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm. All members of the community are welcome.

April 20 – Food Giveaway

20 Apr

The Southeast Ohio Foodbank and Kitchen of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action will host a food giveaway Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 4 pm-6 pm at Trimble Elementary School, 18500 Jacksonville Road, Glouster.

Fresh produce and other food items will be given away to income eligible families who are at or below 200 percent of the 2017 Federal Poverty Guidelines and are residents of Athens County.

Photo ID and proof of residency no more than two months old is required. For more details, call 740-385-6813 extension 2207.

April 21-22 – Race for a Reason

19 Apr

2017 04 22 Race for a Reason

Join hundreds of OHIO community members in the largest charity-based race event in Athens to raise funds and awareness for your cause! For more details, visit http://www.ohioraceforareason.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/OhioRaceForAReason/.

April 22 – Faith Build Breakfast at Texas Roadhouse

19 Apr

Texas Roadhouse, East State Street, Athens

Saturday, April 22, 2017          7:30 am-9 am

Pancakes, sausage, and a beverage for $5. Fundraiser for Faith Build Coalition of Habit for Humanity.

Tickets available for purchase at the ReStore, 309 West Union Street, Athens  or order by calling 740-592-4064 or 740-592-3828.