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.

Tech Tips: Privacy - You are Being Tracked. Deal With It.

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Thursday, March 15, 2018, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Multipurpose Room A.

Your every move is being tracked. Get used to it. Tracking will only become more widespread in the coming years. On the Web, your clicks inform the marketing engine that supports free Internet services. Your smartphone tracks every move you make. Google, Amazon, and Facebook know which websites you have visited, which stores you have spent money at, and more. Don’t like being tracked? Unplug or fight back. We will look at settings, tools, and techniques you can use to project your privacy:

  • Turning on privacy settings for Google, Amazon, and Facebook accounts
  • Using “private" search tools
  • Disabling location tracking
  • Safeguarding your financial data
  • Sending encrypted messages
  • Secure surfing on Public WiFi with Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
No registration necessary. Join us!

Spring Puppet Show Spectacular! With David Stephens!

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Please join us for our first annual spring puppet show series: The Three Billy Goats Gruff and Other Stuff with Master Puppeteer David Stephens from All Hands Productions! Enjoy three separate spectacular zany tales, including The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Two Farmers, and The Three Little Pigs. For children ages 2-11 and their caregiver.

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