Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Moon Tunnel Reading Series 

Friday, January 26: Moon Tunnel Graduate Literary Reading Series, sponsored by Ohio University Department of English. FREE & open to the public! 7:30 p.m. ARTS/West, 132 West State Athens, Ohio

Monday, January 15, 2018

Just a Jar Gallery Show &
Closing Reception

Show on Display: January 3 - 26

Closing Reception & Artist Talk: January 26 6-8pm 

@ ARTS/West 132 West State  Athens, OH

JustAJar is a collaboration between Sara (design) & Bobby Rosenstock (press) based out of Marietta, Ohio. They use old technology and new to create unique work--They can do everything from web design and logos, to custom illustration, woodcuts and letterpress printing for any project. They do it all because they love it all. 

 At the “We’ll Take What We Can Carry” art reception, Bobby Rosenstock will be displaying an array of hand printed artworks, posters and woodblocks he's created over the years at JustAJar Design Press. Additional work will be for sale at the closing event Friday, January 26th from 6-8pm. Bobby will begin the reception with an artist talk and then the Rattletrap String band will perform their signature bluegrass music to top off the night.


Friday, January 12, 2018

ARTS/West Closed Monday, January 15th 
for MLK Day Holiday

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Herbs for Liver Health 

Thursday, January 18th 6-8pm

at ARTS/West  132 West State  Athens, Oh

It’s the New Year! Join Caty Crabb, Clinical Herbalist to learn about how the body’s main organ of regeneration and detoxification works, and the role herbs can play in promoting liver and whole body health. 

We will be talking about herbs that can help with:

●liver support and detoxification
●pelvic congestion
●multiple chemical sensitivities
●acne, eczema, and allergies
●healing inflammation
●reducing cholesterol 
and much more!

The liver plays an incredibly huge role in maintaining our body’s wellbeing. Come and learn some basics of liver function and holistic liver health! We will talk about the role of the liver in digestion, detoxification, hormonal and skin issues, and overall health. Interested in learning how to protect your liver from chemical and toxin damage? What herbs help resolve liver inflammation? Can herbs be useful in liver disease? What role does the liver play in allergies and eczema? Join Caty while she discusses herbs that cover all of these issues and more!

$20-30 sliding scale (Cash or check)

Sign up at:, by calling 740-274-9494, or stop by the Wildfire Herbs booth at Athens Farmer’s Market on Saturdays 9am-noon inside the mall.

You can find us on Facebook at Appalachian Ohio School of Herbal Medicine, or follow us on Instagram at @appalachianohio_herbschool

Monday, January 08, 2018

For The Love of Athens Submission Deadline:
Saturday, January 13th @ 5pm

Thursday, January 04, 2018

Contra Dance Workshop

Saturday, January 13th 5-10pm
 at ARTS/West

Everyone is welcome - no partner needed, no experience needed. 

5:00-6:30 - 
Contra Workshop: There's More to Life Than Swing & Twirl
6:30-7:30ish - Potluck Dinner
7:30-8:00 - Beginners Contra Lesson
8:00-10:00 - Contra Dance, 
Darlene Underwood calling with Hen of the Woods

Attend any or all of the events. More information or 740-590-4102. Contra Workshop by donation. Contra Dance $7/adult, $/students, $15/family.
January Family Contra Dance

Sunday, January 7th 3-5pm
@ ARTS/West 132 W. State  Athens,Oh
Bring the whole family for an afternoon of dancing and music. This event will have kids and adults dancing together to live music. No experience needed. All dances will be taught. Drop in any time. Admission by donation. Suggested donation $3/dancer. More information at or 740-590-4102