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Athens-Clarke County Library


Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m
Friday-Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Please visit the Heritage Room webpage for their hours.


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606

Read Across America: Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

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Saturday, February 28, 2:30 p.m.

Join us for a special storytelling program as we get ready for the National Education Association's Read Across America, an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children's author, Dr. Seuss. In Storyroom.

A Gimlet-Eyed Look at Fashion from a Century Ago

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Thursday, February 26, 7:00 p.m.

Are you an avid viewer of Downton Abbey? Whether you're an Anglophile or a dedicated follower of fashion, you'll find something to blog about here. Ivan Ingermann, Associate Professor in Costume Design from the UGA Department of Theatre & Film Studies, will lecture on the vintage fashions from the Downton Abbey era, an age of Victorian, Edwardian and flapper finery. Then see an exhibition of period costumes from the collection of local costumer and fashion historian Beverly Bourgeois in the Quiet Gallery, on view from Feb. 26-March 24. Part of Reflecting, Sharing, Learning's Dust Collectors series. Visit or call (706) 613-3650, ext. 343. In Appleton Auditorium.

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