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

Mar
2
Sat
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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 lectures with homework so that attendees have time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

This course will take place primarily at the Athens Land Trust office, with some workshops offered online via Zoon.

This is also an opportunity for those interested in the West Broad Farmers Market which hosts both weekly online markets and monthly in person markets from April to December.

Please note that since we are a non profit supported by grant funds, we are required to collect each participants race and income in order to participate.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Course Coordinator, Alyssa Thomas, at alyssa@athenslandtrust.org call 706-765-4020.


Click here to register

Mar
9
Sat
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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 lectures with homework so that attendees have time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

This course will take place primarily at the Athens Land Trust office, with some workshops offered online via Zoon.

This is also an opportunity for those interested in the West Broad Farmers Market which hosts both weekly online markets and monthly in person markets from April to December.

Please note that since we are a non profit supported by grant funds, we are required to collect each participants race and income in order to participate.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Course Coordinator, Alyssa Thomas, at alyssa@athenslandtrust.org call 706-765-4020.


Click here to register

Mar
12
Tue
Affordable Housing Info Session (online)
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm

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.

Starting in February of 2023, info sessions on the 2nd Tuesday of the month will take place online and sessions on the 4th Wednesday of the month will be moved to in-person at the Athens Land Trust office.

Mar
16
Sat
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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 lectures with homework so that attendees have time to develop strong business plans and strategies. Meetings will also feature local guest speakers.

This course will take place primarily at the Athens Land Trust office, with some workshops offered online via Zoon.

This is also an opportunity for those interested in the West Broad Farmers Market which hosts both weekly online markets and monthly in person markets from April to December.

Please note that since we are a non profit supported by grant funds, we are required to collect each participants race and income in order to participate.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Course Coordinator, Alyssa Thomas, at alyssa@athenslandtrust.org call 706-765-4020.


Click here to register

Mar
18
Mon
Athens Land Trust Board Meeting
Mar 18 @ 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.

 

Our November board meeting has been moved to Monday, November 27th, 2023.

 

Our January 2024 board meeting has been moved to 22nd, 2024.

Mar
23
Sat
Homebuyer Education Class
Mar 23 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Homebuyer Education Workshops are held at the Athens Land Trust office located at 685 N. Pope St., Athens, GA 30601. The workshop is split into two sessions held on consecutive Saturdays from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM.

Registrants must attend BOTH sessions to receive their class certificate. The classes are grouped together in the Custom Questions section of this form.

All workshops require advance registration and a $10 fee paid in advance

Click here to register.

 

Mar
27
Wed
Affordable Housing Info Session (in-person)
Mar 27 @ 5:30 pm

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.

Starting in February of 2023, info sessions on the 2nd Tuesday of the month will take place online and sessions on the 4th Wednesday on the month will be moved to in-person at the Athens Land Trust office.

Please contact the Affordable Housing Program Specialist, Latoya Washington at latoya@athenslandtrust.org if you have any questions or concerns about attending a session.
Please note: the December 27th 2023 info session has been moved to January 3rd, 2024 in observance of the winter holidays.
Mar
28
Thu
Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop
Mar 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

This hands-on workshop, lead by Athens Clarke County Extension Agent, Laura Ney PhD, will demonstrate the basics of fruit tree care and annual spring pruning. It will be held at Williams Farm March 28th, from 4pm until 6pm.
Click here to register.

Mar
30
Sat
Homebuyer Education Class
Mar 30 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Homebuyer Education Workshops are held at the Athens Land Trust office located at 685 N. Pope St., Athens, GA 30601. The workshop is split into two sessions held on consecutive Saturdays from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM.

Registrants must attend BOTH sessions to receive their class certificate. The classes are grouped together in the Custom Questions section of this form.

All workshops require advance registration and a $10 fee paid in advance

Click here to register.

 

Apr
9
Tue
Affordable Housing Info Session (online)
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm

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.

Starting in February of 2023, info sessions on the 2nd Tuesday of the month will take place online and sessions on the 4th Wednesday of the month will be moved to in-person at the Athens Land Trust office.

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
Mar
2
Sat
11:00 am Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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
Mar
9
Sat
11:00 am Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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
Mar
16
Sat
11:00 am Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Grow Your Business Workshop Series
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 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