PINES Catalog will be Offline - September 2nd

The PINES System Administration team will be performing system maintenance with downtime on Friday, September 2 beginning just after 6:00 p.m. and completing by midnight. All PINES services, including the online catalog will be unavailable during this maintenance window.

POE-tober Juried Art Exhibition

Photo of Edgar Allen Poe from 1849.  Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

On view: October 1st - October 31st, 2016

Sponsored by the NEA Big Read, curated by Tatiana Veneruso.

Call for Entries! The ACC Library will be hosting a juried art exhibition featuring artwork inspired by the writings American master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe. Artists of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to submit photos of their artwork via email. Finalists will be selected for display in the October exhibition at the ACC Library. Exhibition finalists will also receive prizes including a book of selected works by Poe. The exhibit is part of a month long events series, sponsored by the NEA Big Read, celebrating Poe through storytelling, theater, film & more.

Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • pre- K - 2nd Grade
  • 3rd - 5th Grade
  • 6th - 8th Grade
  • 9th - 12th Grade
  • Adult

Submissions due (by email) by Sept. 11, 2016 by 8:00 p.m. Please email submissions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Along with a photo of your artwork, please include the following information in your email submission:

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  • Artist's Name
  • Grade level
  • Phone number
  • Address
  • Title of artwork
  • Media
  • Dimensions
  • Inspiration for the artwork

2D + 3D work welcome. Please limit all submissions to 24” maximum.

Finalists will be notified by Sept. 18th.

Play Pokemon Go at the Library!

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Are you playing Pokemon Go? Come visit the library! Several of our locations are Gyms or Pokestops:

  • Athens-Clarke County Library: Gym and Pokestop
  • Bogart Library: Gym and Pokestop
  • Madison County Library: Gym with two Pokestops nearby
  • Oconee County Library: Pokestop, and there is a Gym at the post office next door

Can't get your fill of Pokemon? We have Pokemon books and DVDs for checkout.

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