Calendar

Another Op’nin’, Another Show: The Golden Age of Broadway and Beyond. 7:30-9 p.m. April 5-6. University of North Georgia, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. 678-717-3930, connie.esford@ung.edu. Free.
Brenau University’s Department of Dance Spring Concert. 7:30 p.m. April 5-7 and 2:30 p.m. April 7. Hosch Theatre at The Burd Center for Performing Arts, 429 Academy St., Gainesville. 770-538-4764, mcooper3@brenau.edu. $5-7.

Cancer Prevention Cooking School. 1-3 p.m. April 5. Good News Clinics, 810 Pine St., Gainesville. 770-535-8293, boothc@uga.edu. Free.

Latin Film Festival. 7-9 p.m. April 5. University of North Georgia, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. 706-864-1547, shortcorto@gmail.com. Free.

Hall County Master Gardeners Spring Garden Expo. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 6 and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 7. Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center, 1855 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville. 770-535-8293, mastergardener@hallcounty.org.

“Fuente Ovejuna.” Presented by Gainesville Theater Alliance. 7:30 p.m. April 6-9. Brenau’s Theatre on the Square, 301 Main St. SE, Gainesville. 678-717-3721, beth.kendall@ung.edu. Free.

Mountain Top Lecture Series. Speaker Dr. Justin Barrett, Acting Dean, School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary. 5:30-8:30 p.m. April 6 and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7. University of North Georgia, Hoag Student Center, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. 770-598-4034, Wallersuzanne@gmail.com. $70.

Seventh Annual Research Symposium. Noon to 5 p.m. April 6. Brenau Downtown Center, 301 Main St. SW, Gainesville. 678-707-5029, kpeters1@brenau.edu. Free.

Palmetto Moon Grand Opening. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 7-8. North Georgia Premium Outlets, 800 Ga. 400 S, Dawsonville. 706-216-3609, info@palmettomoononline.com. Free.

Planting a Bee-Friendly Garden. 2:30-3:30 p.m. April 7. Gwinnett County Public Library, Buford Branch, 2100 Buford Highway, Buford. 770-978-5154, events@gwinnettpl.org. Free.

Sweep the Hooch. Clean-up of the Chattahoochee River. 9 a.m. to noon. April 7. Hardman Farm Historic Site, 146 Ga. 17, Sautee Nacoochee. 706-878-1077, hardmanfarm.park@dnr.ga.gov. Free.

Spring Splash 2018. University of North Georgia Singers and Le Belle Voci present a collaborative concert with the Dawson County High School Chamber Singers. 7:30-8:30 p.m. April 9. Dawson County High School Performing Arts Center, 1665 Perimeter Road, Dawsonville. connie.esford@ung.edu. Free.

Spectrum Winds and Portale Musicale Honors. 7:30-9 p.m. April 10. Pearce Auditorium, 202 Blvd., Gainesville. 770-538-4764. Free.

“The Odyssey.” Presented by Gainesville Theater Alliance. 7:30-10 p.m. April 10-14 and 17-21 and 2:30-5 p.m. April 15 and 21. Ed Cabell Theatre, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood. 678-717-3721, beth.kendall@ung.edu. $12-20.

Vegetable gardening workshop. 6:30 p.m. April 10. Gwinnett County Public Library, Suwanee Branch, 361 Main St., Suwanee. 770-978-5154, events@gwinnettpl.org. Free.

Climate Change: A Common Sense Approach and Free Market Solution. 6:30-8 p.m. April 12. Hosch Theater, Burd Center, 429 Academy St. NE, Gainesville. dcassell@brenau.edu. Free.

Free Tax Advice at the Library. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 12. Hall County Library System, Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 114, gkoecher@hallcountylibrary.org. Free.

Georgia Mountain Storytelling Festival. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. April 13-14. Union County Schools Fine Arts Center, 926 Panther Overlook, Blairsville. info@gamountainstoryfest.org.

Meet Wyatt Earp. Author talk and book signing. Noon to 1 p.m. April 13. Hall County Library System, Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 114, gkoecher@hallcountylibrary.org. Free.

Sitting up with the Dead. 5 p.m. April 13. Hall County Library System, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 116. $11.

Wild Horse & Burro Event. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 13 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 14. Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center, 1855 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville. 601-919-4672, drussell@blm.gov. Free.

“Beauty and the Beast.” Musical presented by Johnson High School. 7-9 p.m. April 14 and 20-22, 3-5 p.m. April 15 and 2-4 p.m. April 21. Johnson High School Performing Arts Center, 3305 Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville. brooke.evans@hallco.org. $8-10.

Canning 101. A culinary literacy series program. 2 p.m. April 14. Gwinnett County Public Library, Suwanee Branch, 361 Main St., Suwanee. 770-978-5154, events@gwinnettpl.org. $10.

Georgia’s First Dig. 10-11 a.m. April 14. Hardman Farm Historic Site, 143 Ga. 17, Sautee Nacoochee. 706-878-1077, hardmanfarm.park@dnr.ga.gov. $5-12.

Glow in the Park. Lantern parade, concert and crawfish boil. 5-10 p.m. April 14. Town Center Park, 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee. 770-945-8996, ktowne@suwanee.com. Free.

Mother’s Day Greeting Card Workshop. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 14. Hall County Library System, Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 114, gkoecher@hallcountylibrary.org. Free.

Race to Cure Sarcoma. 8-11 a.m. April 14. Town Center Park, 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee. mmueller@curesarcoma.org. Free.

Team Maggie 3rd Annual Striper Tournament. 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 14. Little Hall Park, 3501 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville. 678-357-0389, Erica@teammaggieforacure.org. $100.

Winter Farmers Market. 9-11 a.m. April 14, Oct. 13, Nov. 10 and Dec. 8. Town Center Park, 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee. adoherty@suwanee.com. Free.

“An Evening with C.S. Lewis: My Life’s Journey.” Part of the First Presbyterian Church Fine Arts Series. 4-5:30 p.m. April 15. First Presbyterian Church, 802 S. Enota Drive NW, Gainesville. 770-532-0136, aprilbell@charter.net. $15.

Coloring Week for Adults at the Library. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 16 and 19, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 17-18 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20-21. Hall County Library System, Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 114, gkoecher@hallcountylibrary.org. Free.

University of North Georgia Patriot Choir Spring Concert. 7:30-8:30 p.m. April 16. University of North Georgia, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. connie.esford@ung.edu. Free.

“Music of the Movies.” Concert presented by the University of North Georgia Music Department. 7:30-9 p.m. April 17. Price Memorial Gym, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. connie.esford@ung.edu. Free.

Vegetable Gardening Workshop. 6:30 p.m. April 17. Gwinnett County Public Library, Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway, Dacula. 770-978-5154, events@gwinnettpl.org. Free.

2018 STEM Institute. Discussion on building better partnerships between business and industry leaders and higher education and K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics education programs. 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 18. Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel, 1197 S. Lumpkin St., Athens. tburg@uga.edu. $25.

Center Point 50th Anniversary Celebration. 6-8 p.m. April 19. First Baptist Church banquet hall, 751 Green St. NW, Gainesville. 678-471-9925, director@centerpointga.org. $35.

“Why Didn’t my Ancestor Naturalize?” Navigating U.S. Naturalization Records. 10 a.m. to noon April 19. Hall County Library System, Gainesville Branch, 127 Main St. NW, Gainesville. 770-532-3311, ext. 116. Free.

Soque River Hidden Gem Event. Overnight weekend experience. 5 p.m. April 20 to 4 p.m. April 22. Twin Rivers Retreat & Resort, 210 Twin River Resort Drive, Demorest. 706-549-4508, gwyneth@garivers.org

Bear on the Square Mountain Festival. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. April 21 and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 22. Historic Public Square, Main St., Dahlonega. renee@bearonthesquare.org. Free.

Breakfast with Belle. Breakfast with the cast from “Beauty and the Beast” by Johnson High School. 9-11 a.m. April 21. Johnson High School cafeteria, 3305 Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville. brooke.evans@hallco.org. $10.

Farm Camp. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 21 and July 24. Hardman Farm Historic Site, 143 Ga. 17, Sautee Nacoochee. 706-878-1077, Leigh.Vinson@dnr.ga.gov. $30.

March For Babies. Booths, activities, food and a walk. 8:30-11:30 a.m. April 21. The Longstreet Clinic, 725 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville. 770-548-7988, dchildress@marchofdimes.org. Free.

March for Babies 5K Run. 7-9 a.m. April 21. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. The Longstreet Clinic, 725 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville. 770-548-7988, dchildress@marchofdimes.org. $25-30.

Native Plant Sale. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21. Elachee Nature Science Center, 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville. 770-535-1976, elachee@elachee.org.

Race for the Rescues. Proceeds benefit various animal rescue organizations across metro Atlanta. 8 a.m. April 21. Town Center Park, 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee. race4rescues5K@gmail.com. Free.

Trillium Trek Trail Run & Walk. 7:30 a.m. to noon. April 21. Elachee Nature Science Center, 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville. 770-535-1976, elachee@elachee.org. $20-60.

Choral Explosion #26. University of North Georgia Singers, Le Belle Voci, Chorale and Brenau University Vocal Chamber Ensemble. 7-8 p.m. April 23. Cumming First United Methodist Church, 770 Canton Highway, Cumming. connie.esford@ung.edu. Free.

Gwinnett March for Babies. 9 a.m. April 28. Town Center Park, 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee. mloggins@marchofdimes.org. Free.

Kentucky Derby “Run for the Roses.” Benefits Good News Clinics. 6-9 p.m. April 28. The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center, 331 Spring St. SW, Gainesville. 770-297-5040, ext. 320, lcoates@goodnewsclinics.org. $75.

Re-Hatched Artist Market. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 28. Downtown square, Gainesville. 678-897-9614, rehatchedmarket@gmail.com. Free.

Sets at Sunset Music Festival. 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. April 28. Lake Lanier Olympic Park, 3105 Clarks Bridge Road, Gainesville. 678-592-7320, info@setsatsunset.com. $30-7.