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.

Thank you, Friends of the Library!

It's National Friends of Libraries Week, and we'd like to share this video we made to thank our Friends for all of their support!

Ghost Wings: Day of the Dead & Monarch Butterflies

Photo of a Day of the Dead celebration.

Saturday, October 8, 11:00 a.m.
In Storyroom

Every year millions of monarch butterflies migrate from Canada to Mexico just in time for Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. Learn about this amazing journey and create butterfly and skull crafts to go! For children ages 4-11 with caregiver.

Author/Illustrator Patrick McDonnell

Book cover.

Thursday, October 6, 6:30 p.m.
Multipurpose Rooms

Best-selling Author/Illustrator Patrick McDonnell visits the library to celebrate the launch of his new book, Tek: The Modern Cave Boy. McDonnell is the creator of internationally syndicated comic strip MUTTS and several children's books. Don't miss this event! Co-sponsored by Avid Bookshop. Learn more about Patrick here.

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