Library closed for Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 26
All libraries in the Athens Regional Library System will close for Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 26. Libraries which are usually open late on Wednesdays will close early at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25. Regular hours resume on Friday, November 27.
Monday, November 9, 2015, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The world needs your novel! Join us for word count sprints, prompt drills, and just hanging out. Win prizes like current bestsellers or reference books to help you become a better writer. This program is for adults, ages 18+ but young adults are permitted so long as they are committed to their novels! This event is free and open to the public. For more information ,please contact the library at 706-769-3950 or visit www.athenslibrary.org/oconee.
Sunday, November 8, 2015, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Jackie Dorsey is an award winning artist based in Athens, Georgia. Her work has been shown in local, state, national and international shows. She is a signature member and board member of the Georgia Watercolor Society. Her work is primarily watercolor and ranges from vibrant and bold landscapes, to realistic still-lifes, to portraiture. She paints according to the challenge it affords her.
She was and continues to be inspired by the wonderful, active and supportive art community in Athens.
In addition to painting, Jackie is an avid hiker and traveler. Her art is especially inspired from her travels to Peru and Aspen, Colorado.