Library Closed for Labor Day
The library will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, September 7, 2015. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8.
Saturday, August 29, 2015, 2:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Slavery by Another Name, the second documentary in the National Endowment for the Humanities "Created Equal" film series, will be shown at the Athens-Clarke County Library on Saturday, August 29, at 2 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Douglas Blackmon, author of the Pulitzer-Prize-winning book Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II and co-executive producer of the documentary based on his book, will lead the discussion following the film. Blackmon is chair of the University of Virginia’s Miller Center Forum and a contributing correspondent at the Washington Post.
Friday, August 28, 2015, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Come hang out, eat snacks and talk about music. We'll listen to what your want to hear and maybe play a few instruments while we are at it! Open to teens 11-18.