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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

Cuisine Elements Cooking Workshop

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Saturday, June 28, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Local cook Mary Songster will demonstrate how to make a delicious, easy dinner using healthy food and locally grown vegetables. Both beginner and more experienced cooks are welcome! In Multi-Purpose Room C. Call (706) 613-3650, ext. 356, to register.

Books & Bites: The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain with author Daniel J. Vermilya

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Thursday, June 26, 1:00 p.m.

Daniel Vermilya is a Civil War historian who works as a park ranger at Antietam National Battlefield. He has also worked as a ranger at Gettysburg National Military Park. In 2012 he was the first recipient of the Save Historic Antietam Foundation's Joseph L. Harsh Memorial Scholar Award. Daniel received his bachelor's degree from Hillsdale College, where he studied both history and politics. He also holds a master's degree in history from John Carroll University. A native of Ohio, Daniel currently resides in Pennsylvania with his wife Alison. Daniel posts regularly on his Civil War blog "Our Country's Fiery Ordeal" ( as well as the blog site associated with his book on Kennesaw Mountain, Registration is free, but required. Please call the Heritage Room at (706) 613-3650 x350 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your spot.

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The 2014 Summer Reading Programs Are Here!

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We have programs for all ages! Visit our Summer Reading Program webpage for more information!

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