Athens-Clarke County Library


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606


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.

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Closed to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day - January 21

All libraries in the Athens Regional Library System will be closed Monday, January 21 to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, January 22.

Image result for pines logo Catalog will be Offline Saturday, January 19, 2019, 6:00 p.m. and is expected to be back Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Some library services will be unavailable during the upgrade period.

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Browse the local collection

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Place holds on materials
Renew materials from home

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience!

Cooking with Jayln!


Friday, September 14, 2018, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room A

Jayln is in the house! Learn how to cook cheap, but great tasting food! This program is for those in grades 6-12 only.

Book Club: The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Storytime room

Registration is limited to 10 children. Ivan is an easygoing gorilla living behind glass in a shopping mall. He rarely misses his life in the jungle until he meets a baby elephant named Ruby who has been taken from her family. Join us for this unforgettable Newbery Award-winning novel about friendship, based on a real life story. Games and snacks provided.

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