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

Saturday, March 3, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Stop by Athens-Clarke County Library to pick up a FREE outfit to wear to prom! Dresses, suits, shoes, bling, and makeup(while supplies last)!

One (1) outfit per high school student only.

Tech Tips: Google Maps

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Thursday, December 14, 4:30 p.m.
Multipurpose Room A

Learn how to get the most out of Google Maps! Les Shindelman will review navigation tools and advanced features such as offline maps, indoor maps, local directories and even hotel and dining reservations. No registration required. Join us!

Join Together: A Multiethnic Afternoon of Music, Peace and Holiday Crafts

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Sunday, December 10, 2:30 pm
Appleton Auditorium & Multipurpose Rooms

Join us for a two-hour concert in the Appleton Auditorium featuring the seasonal music of Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and more. In Multipurpose Rooms B & C, we will have demonstrations of crafts you can learn and create on the spot. Enjoy a complimentary beverage and snack with us, and observe the holiday of your choice - or all of them!

Sponsored by Reflecting, Sharing, Learning. Call (706) 613-3650, extension 343, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information.

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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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