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Athens-Clarke County Library

Hours

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.

Address

2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606
706-613-3650

2014 Finalist National Medal for Museum and Library Service

Athens-Clarke County Library has been chosen as a 2014 finalist for a National Medal for Museum and Library Service by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services. Now in its 20th year, this award is the nation’s highest honor for extraordinary public service, recognizing institutions that are valuable community anchors. As a member of our community, we ask you to share your own stories about Athens-Clarke County Library here: www.facebook.com/USIMLS.

Open Position: Library Director - Athens Regional Library System

The Athens Regional Library Board is seeking a Director for the Athens Regional Library System. Please read the full description and instructions for applying on the Library Director Job webpage.

Café au Libris: Michelle Castleberry

Photo of Michelle Castleberry

Sunday, April 13, 3:00 p.m.

The Friends of Athens-Clarke County Library present poet Michelle Castleberry, who will read from her latest book, Dissecting the Angel and Other Poems. Books available for purchase and signing. In Appleton Auditorium. Reception to follow.

Library Birthday Party & Puppet Show

Photo of puppet characters from The Reluctant Dragon

Saturday, April 12, 3:00 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate the library's birthday with a puppet show performance of "The Reluctant Dragon" by David Stephens of All Hands Productions, and after the show enjoy a slice of birthday cake! Sponsored by the Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library - thanks Friends! In Appleton Auditorium.

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Upcoming Events

Baby Music Jam!
Thu Apr 17 @10:30AM
Local History Book Club
Thu Apr 17 @ 6:00PM
Spanish Language Classes for Adults
Thu Apr 17 @ 6:30PM
Zine Workshop
Fri Apr 18 @ 4:00PM
Shred Day
Sat Apr 19 @ 9:00AM
Saturday Movies in the Storyroom
Sat Apr 19 @10:30AM
Satruday Movies in the Storyroom
Sat Apr 19 @ 2:30PM
Holiday Closing
Sun Apr 20
Open Playtime
Mon Apr 21 @10:30AM
Open Chess Play
Mon Apr 21 @ 4:00PM