Athens-Clarke County Library

Address

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

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.

For the safety of our patrons and with a continued effort to “flatten the curve," all Athens Regional Library System branches in Athens-Clarke, Franklin, Madison, Oconee and Oglethorpe counties will remain closed until such time that it is deemed safe to reopen to the public. Library staff remain on the job  serving our communities virtually.  Please feel free to contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. We will update the community as more information becomes available.

Rosa Parks Movie

Sunday, February 23, 2020

3:00 pm

Appleton Auditorium

Flyer for event described below

Join us for the kick-off to the June Athens Chautauqua! We’ll show the documentary, Rosa Parks: The First Lady of the Civil Rights Movement, followed by a panel discussion featuring local civil rights activists and academics. A reception will be held at 4:30 p.m

Home Safety for Seniors: 10 Easy Steps

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

7:00 pm

We all would like to be independent and stay in our own homes as long as possible. Dana Dollar-Wynn will be showing us 10 Easy Steps to staying safe at home. She will discuss simple, easy and effective things that older people and their families can do around their home to improve safety, focusing on fall prevention. Topics will include staying safe by improving lighting and removing obstacles in our homes, bathroom and kitchen safety, and the products that can help us on a daily basis.

With many years of experience in the interior design field, both retail and self-employed, Dana Dollar-Wynn graduated from the University of Georgia in 1994 with a B.A. in Interior Design, and is the current owner of Sage Key Interiors (founded in 2016) and Wynn Design, 2007-2010. She is also an accredited Certified Aging in Place Specialist (C.A.P.S.) and is an active member of many professional organizations. She resides in Jackson County with her husband and two children.

 The event is sponsored by Reflecting, Sharing, Learning and is free and open to the public. Call (706) 613-3650  ext 343, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information. The Athens-Clarke County Library is located at 2025 Baxter Street, Athens.