Classes & Events

We host a variety of events throughout the year.

Learn more about some of our main events, our recent classes, and explore our full event calendar below.

Event Calendar

Apr
10
Sat
West Broad Farmers Market: Drive-Through Pick-up
Apr 10 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.

Apr
13
Tue
Online: Affordable Housing Info Session
Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm

Update: Due to the threat of COVID-19 to our community, Affordable Housing Information Sessions will be moved online until it is safe to host public gatherings again.

Are you interested in learning more about homeownership opportunities through Athens Land Trust? Anyone interested in Athens Land Trust’s Affordable Housing Program will get an overview of the program, have the opportunity to ask any questions, and complete an application. Register online or call 706-613-0122.

Apr
17
Sat
West Broad Farmers Market: Drive-Through Pick-up
Apr 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.

Apr
19
Mon
Athens Land Trust Board Meeting
Apr 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our Board meets on the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Board Meetings are open to the public, and anyone who wishes to attend can contact Hannah Johnson at hannah@athenslandtrust.org for the meeting link. This meeting will take place virtually via Zoom.

Apr
21
Wed
Grow Your Business Course: Online Workshop
Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Athens Land Trust is excited to host this course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Thanks to funding through the ACC Community Development Block Grant, there is no cost to participate. Our goal is to have registrants attend every course date to take full advantage of this amazing FREE offering, as well as to develop a written business plan for their business. Workshops will be part lecture and part in-class work to give attendees time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

To complete the class, participants will attend all 4 scheduled sessions, as well as 2 additional seminars, and complete a business plan. We will also offer 2 hours of 1-on-1 coaching to all participants.

Due to COVID, we will be offering an online option via Zoom on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 7:00 PM and a socially distanced session in our outdoor classroom at the West Broad Community Garden (300 S. Rocksprings St, Athens, GA 30606) on Saturdays at 2:30 PM each week. Face coverings will be required for sessions in the garden. Class dates will be:

Class #1- 3/24 (online) or 3/27 (in-person)
Class #2- 3/31 (online) or 4/3 (in-person)
Class #3- 4/21 (online) or 4/24 (in-person)
Class #4- 4/28 (online) or 5/1 (in-person)
There is a 2-week break in between the first 2 and final 2 class meetings, during these 2 “off weeks” we will offer 4 additional seminars, attendees will be required to attend 2 additional sessions of their choice, but will be welcome to join all 4!

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Program Coordinator, Ellie Adams, at ellie@athenslandtrust.org or call 706-765-4020.

Apr
24
Sat
Homebuyer Education Class
Apr 24 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Due to the threat of the COVID-19 Virus, the Homebuyer Education Course will be moved online. For more information and to register, visit the Homebuyer Education Class page. Classes are typically held on Saturdays, with occasional exceptions.

 

West Broad Farmers Market: Drive-Through Pick-up
Apr 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.

Grow Your Business Course: In-Person Workshop
Apr 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Athens Land Trust is excited to host this course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Thanks to funding through the ACC Community Development Block Grant, there is no cost to participate. Our goal is to have registrants attend every course date to take full advantage of this amazing FREE offering, as well as to develop a written business plan for their business. Workshops will be part lecture and part in-class work to give attendees time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

To complete the class, participants will attend all 4 scheduled sessions, as well as 2 additional seminars, and complete a business plan. We will also offer 2 hours of 1-on-1 coaching to all participants.

Due to COVID, we will be offering an online option via Zoom on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 7:00 PM and a socially distanced session in our outdoor classroom at the West Broad Community Garden (300 S. Rocksprings St, Athens, GA 30606) on Saturdays at 2:30 PM each week. Face coverings will be required for sessions in the garden. Class dates will be:

Class #1- 3/24 (online) or 3/27 (in-person)
Class #2- 3/31 (online) or 4/3 (in-person)
Class #3- 4/21 (online) or 4/24 (in-person)
Class #4- 4/28 (online) or 5/1 (in-person)
There is a 2-week break in between the first 2 and final 2 class meetings, during these 2 “off weeks” we will offer 4 additional seminars, attendees will be required to attend 2 additional sessions of their choice, but will be welcome to join all 4!

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Program Coordinator, Ellie Adams, at ellie@athenslandtrust.org or call 706-765-4020.

Apr
27
Tue
Online: Affordable Housing Info Session
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm

Update: Due to the threat of COVID-19 to our community, Affordable Housing Information Sessions will be moved online until it is safe to host public gatherings again.

Are you interested in learning more about homeownership opportunities through Athens Land Trust? Anyone interested in Athens Land Trust’s Affordable Housing Program will get an overview of the program, have the opportunity to ask any questions, and complete an application. Register online or call 706-613-0122.

Apr
28
Wed
Grow Your Business Course: Online Workshop
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Athens Land Trust is excited to host this course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Thanks to funding through the ACC Community Development Block Grant, there is no cost to participate. Our goal is to have registrants attend every course date to take full advantage of this amazing FREE offering, as well as to develop a written business plan for their business. Workshops will be part lecture and part in-class work to give attendees time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

To complete the class, participants will attend all 4 scheduled sessions, as well as 2 additional seminars, and complete a business plan. We will also offer 2 hours of 1-on-1 coaching to all participants.

Due to COVID, we will be offering an online option via Zoom on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 7:00 PM and a socially distanced session in our outdoor classroom at the West Broad Community Garden (300 S. Rocksprings St, Athens, GA 30606) on Saturdays at 2:30 PM each week. Face coverings will be required for sessions in the garden. Class dates will be:

Class #1- 3/24 (online) or 3/27 (in-person)
Class #2- 3/31 (online) or 4/3 (in-person)
Class #3- 4/21 (online) or 4/24 (in-person)
Class #4- 4/28 (online) or 5/1 (in-person)
There is a 2-week break in between the first 2 and final 2 class meetings, during these 2 “off weeks” we will offer 4 additional seminars, attendees will be required to attend 2 additional sessions of their choice, but will be welcome to join all 4!

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Program Coordinator, Ellie Adams, at ellie@athenslandtrust.org or call 706-765-4020.

West Broad Farmers Market

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Ready for flavor, family, and fun? Visit the West Broad Farmers Market every Saturday. Learn more about the market here.

Upcoming Markets
Apr
10
Sat
11:30 am West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
Apr 10 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.
Apr
17
Sat
11:30 am West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
Apr 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.
Apr
21
Wed
5:30 pm Grow Your Business Course: Onlin...
Grow Your Business Course: Onlin...
Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Athens Land Trust is excited to host this course designed to help budding entrepreneurs develop their business and for existing business owners to grow their business. Thanks to funding through the ACC Community Development Block Grant, there is no cost to participate. Our goal is to have registrants attend every course date to take full ... Read more
Apr
24
Sat
11:30 am West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
West Broad Farmers Market: Drive...
Apr 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
The Market is open for shopping each week from Sunday at 5pm to Thursday at 1pm, with drive through (or walk/bike through!) pick-up on Saturdays from 11:30 to 1:30! Shop online at wbfm.locallygrown.net or give us a call at 706-765-4020.