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.
Sunday, May 3, 3:00 p.m.
The Dixieland Five are a Trad Jazz / Dixieland Band that features a front line of trumpet, clarinet and trombone and a rhythm section of piano and tenor banjo. They play jazz styles of the early 20th century that came from New Orleans and then spread across the country and around the world. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Friends of Athens-Clarke County Library. In Appleton Auditorium.
Saturday, May 2, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Explore sustainability through activities, displays and more! We'll also have storytelling and music all day long. This event is free and open to all ages. In Multipurpose Rooms and Appleton Auditorium.
The exhibition was organized by the American Library Association Public Programs Office, the Oklahoma State University Library, and the Mount Holyoke College Library. It was made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor. The exhibition and associated programs are free and open to the public. For information and a schedule of events, visit athenslibrary.org or contact Tammy Gerson at 706-613-3650.
Electric Car Charging Stations now available at the Library
The Library now has two electric car charging stations in the parking lot. These stations can recharge an electric car's battery from empty to 100% in four hours.