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Lay Park Resource Center

Open Hours

Monday - Thursday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed


297 Hoyt Street
Athens, Georgia 30601

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Closed for Independence Day

All libraries in the Athens-Regional Library System will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, July 5th.

Let's "Spring" into a New Book! Storytime

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Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays
April 7th - May 15th
Ages 6 and up

We will welcome Springtime by enjoying the great "crop" of new books generously supplied by the Friends of the Library and other library supporters. Thank you, Friends!

The Center is located on the 3rd floor of the Lay Park Community Center. This Resource Center was established with SPLOST 2000 funds and is staffed by the Athens-Clarke County Library.

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Upcoming Events at the Lay Park Resource Center

Mr. Greg's Musical Madness
Thu Jun 30, 2016 @ 1:00PM -
Closed for Independence Day
Mon Jul 04, 2016 @12:00AM
Parrots of the World with Brenda Bean
Thu Jul 07, 2016 @ 1:00PM -