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.

Meet the Author: Ellen Hopkins

ellen hopkinsThursday, September 19, 2019 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Ellen Hopkins is the award winning, New York Times bestselling author of 14 books for teens. She is known for her hard-hitting approach to the difficult issues facing teens today. Her emotional work inspires, comforts and give voice to many of her readers’ experiences. Ellen will join us to share her story, meet fans and talk about her latest book, People Kill People. Books will be available for purchase and signing. You won’t want to miss this event!

Book Sale Fall 2019


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Wednesday, October 2* 2:00-6:00 p.m. *Members-only Preview; Join for $25! Open to the Public!

Wednesday, October 2 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 3 9:00 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, October 4 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday, October 5** 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
**Bag Day Fill a bag for $10!

Need some new books after a summer of reading? Restock your collection at the Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Fall Book Sale!

The Friends will host their semi-annual sale beginning Wednesday, October 2, through Saturday, October 5, 2019. The sale will feature thousands of gently used books, including fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, hardbacks, paperbacks, audio books, CDs and more. 

The sale kicks off on Wednesday, October 2, with a Friends of the Library Member Exclusive Preview from 2-6 p.m. Memberships will be available at the door for $25 and are valid for one year. Following the members-only sale, the sale will open to the public from 6-8 p.m.

Saturday is Bag Day! Shoppers will have the special opportunity to fill a grocery bag (provided by the Friends) with items for only $10!

All proceeds from the Book Sale benefit the Athens-Clarke County Library.  The Athens-Clarke County Library is located at 2025 Baxter Street, Athens.

Thousands of titles available! It's time to restock your shelves!

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