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.

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Athens Regional Library System named Georgia Public Library of the Year

The Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS) has named Athens Regional Library System as Georgia’s Public Library of the Year for 2017. The award is one of five annual Georgia Public Library Awards, honoring the outstanding service and achievements of Georgia’s public libraries, librarians and advocates during the past year. Read more...


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BLING YOUR PROM - Donations Accepted Now!

Bling Your Prom is coming on Saturday, March 3! Help us ease the financial burden of preparing for prom, so all teens in our community can have the amazing experience they deserve! We are accepting donations of:

  • New or gently used (CLEAN) formal wear for
  • both girls and guys.
  • Costume jewelry
  • Dress shoes (girls and guys)
  • Men's ties
  • New and unopened cosmetics
  • We are also looking for cosmetologists and hair stylists to offer makeup and hair tutorials, plus vouchers for services. Call Devera Chandler at (706) 613-3650, ext. 323!

    All donations accepted through February 26, 2018.

Adulting U: Budgets aren't Boring

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. In Multipurpose Room A.

Counting change at the end of the month? Using credit cards too much? Well don't worry--Nothing Funny About Money returns!! Michael G. Thomas and Matt Goren are here to help you with humor and knowledge! Learn how to build a budget and even save a little money!

Best College 4U!

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. In Multipurpose Room B.

In this interactive workshop teens will get an opportunity to see what colleges are a great fit for them both academically and personally. Lead by Mr. Lawrence from the Athens Career Academy teens will leave the program equipped with information to help them get into their dream college/program. This program is only available for teens in grades 6-12.

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Kindle Fire Giveaway

It's Library Lovers Month! To celebrate, we're giving out new Kindle Fire eReaders to 8 lucky patrons.


Enter to Win!

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Indie Author Fair

Sign up to showcase your books at the Indie Author Fair on Saturday, March 17th.


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