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Athens-Clarke County Library


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.


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606

2014 Finalist National Medal for Museum and Library Service

Athens-Clarke County Library has been chosen as a 2014 finalist for a National Medal for Museum and Library Service by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services. Now in its 20th year, this award is the nation’s highest honor for extraordinary public service, recognizing institutions that are valuable community anchors. As a member of our community, we ask you to share your own stories about Athens-Clarke County Library here:

Open Position: Library Director - Athens Regional Library System

The Athens Regional Library Board is seeking a Director for the Athens Regional Library System. Please read the full description and instructions for applying on the Library Director Job webpage.

Cartooning Workshop with Comic Book Artist Kyle Puttkammer

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Wednesday, July 31, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Ever wonder what it would be like to be a comics creator? Well, this is your chance to learn from and draw with noted comic book creator and artist Kyle Puttkammer! Call us at 706-613-3650 ext. 329 or stop by Teen Services to reserve your spot. Open to tweens and teens ages 9-18.

Saturday Movies in the Storyroom

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Saturday, July 27, 10:30 a.m.

Join us in the Storyroom for the movie, "Peter Pan."

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Upcoming Events

Toddler Storytime
Wed Apr 16 @ 9:30AM
Toddler Storytime
Wed Apr 16 @10:30AM
Talking About Books, Adult Book Discussion Group
Wed Apr 16 @10:30AM
Magnetic Poetry Workshop
Wed Apr 16 @ 4:00PM
Morning Computer Tutorial
Thu Apr 17 @ 9:00AM
Baby Music Jam!
Thu Apr 17 @10:30AM
Local History Book Club
Thu Apr 17 @ 6:00PM
Spanish Language Classes for Adults
Thu Apr 17 @ 6:30PM
Zine Workshop
Fri Apr 18 @ 4:00PM
Shred Day
Sat Apr 19 @ 9:00AM