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Oconee County Library


Monday & Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.


1080 Experiment Station Rd
PO Box 837
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677

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Closed for Memorial Day - May 30

All libraries in the Athens Regional Library System will be closed on Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, May 31.

Family Fun Day!

Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10:00am - 1:00pmImage of fireworks

Let’s kick off Summer Reading! Join us for a petting zoo, moonwalk, crafts, music, games, and if you can believe it – even more! Fun for all ages. Sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge to win awesome prizes. All programs and events are free and open to the public. For more information, please call 706-769-3950

Puppetry Camp

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 4:00pmImage of puppet show

Learn the basics of puppetry, and create your very own foam puppet to keep! You’ll get to work with master puppeteer David Stephens of All Hands Productions while you learn to bring your very own puppet to life. Camp meets every Thursday in May. This program is free to the public- all instructions and materials are provided. Puppetry Camp is funded by a grant from the Georgia Council of the Arts as part of our Oconee Inspirathon series of creative workshops for children. Pre-registration required; class-size limited to 12 students ages 8 to 14; must attend all sessions. For more information, please call 706-769-3950

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Upcoming Events at the Oconee County Library

Tue May 24, 2016 @10:00AM -
Tue May 24, 2016 @11:00AM -
Camp Dreamcatcher: SRP Kickoff
Tue May 24, 2016 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Wed May 25, 2016 @10:00AM -
Family Music Jam
Wed May 25, 2016 @10:30AM -
Wed May 25, 2016 @11:00AM -
Board Games with The Rook & Pawn
Wed May 25, 2016 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Beginning Portuguese classes for Kids
Wed May 25, 2016 @ 6:15PM -