Upcoming Events

Events occur at Arts West unless a different location is indicated


Thursday, April 5th 7pm. Square Dance Social. Caller from Louisville, KY: Chet Gray and fiddler Joe Burdock and friends will bring us an evening of lively old time music! No experience or partner is needed. Bring friends, a good attitude, and an adult beverage of your choice (with valid 21+ID). Featuring: A Cake Walk with prizes! Desserts provided by Twisted Sister Novelty Baked Goods.Dancing starts at 7 O'clock. A donation of $6 is suggested. See you on the dance floor!

Friday, April 6th 5:30-7:30pm. Strata of Healing Art Opening. Trisha Lachman and Wanda will be displaying an array of artworks surrounding Cuba's journey of healing after colonialism and Wanda's personal life of healing. Music provided by Tree Lined Roads. Dance performance by Missy Whaley and Danielle Corbin. The show will open to the public on April 6th, and be on display April 6th-29th at the ARTS/West Gallery. The operating hours are 11am-6pm, and entry is free. 

Friday, April 6th & Saturday April 7th. Ohio Valley Summer Theater Manic Moms 2018. Welcome all Moms and offspring to an night of fun and hilarity. Raucous comedy, music, sing-along, down home banjo picking and MORE. Chocolate treats from "Sweet Arts" and local product baskets to bid on. Show times include: Friday, April 6th at 8:30pm, and Saturday, April 7th at 7:30 and 9:30pm. Tickets are $15, and there will be a cash wine bar. for more information contact: ohiovalleysummertheater@gmail.com. 

Thursday, April 12th 6-8pm. Herbs for Reproductive & Sexual Health. With Caty Crabb, Clinical Herbalist. $20- $30 sliding scale (Cash or check) Join us for information on everything from breast and prostate health, to menstrual issues from menarche through menopause, and more! You will learn specific actions of herbs that work on the reproductive/sexual health system and the best ways to take them. Sign up at: wildfireherbs@gmail.com, by calling 740-274-9494, or stop by the Wildfire Herbs booth at Athens Farmers Market on Saturdays 9am-noon inside the mall.
Friday, April 13th at 7:30pm. Athens Jazz Festival. FREE and open to the public. 

Saturday, April 14th from 12-1pm. Front & Center.  ARTS/West presents a free musical performance & children's open stage for solo and ensemble music acts! The special guest this time will be Albert Rouzie, Greg Bikowski, and Steve Zarate. For more information, contact Trisha Lachman: Trisha@boochee.com. FREE and open to the public. 

Saturday, April 14th at 7:30pm. Contra Dance. Everyone is welcome - no partner needed, no experience needed. Kim Thompson & Adriane Mohlenkamp will be calling with tunes by the Up All Night String Band. A beginner's lesson starts at 7:30, with the dance running 8-10pm. More information atwww.athenscontradance.org or 740-590-4102. $7/adults, $3/students, $15/family. 

Sunday, April 15th at 7:30pm. Noise Show.