Oglethorpe County Library

Hours

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Address

858 Athens Rd. (Hwy 78)
Lexington, Georgia 30648
706-743-8817

The Athens Regional Library System logo with Georgia Public Library of the Year, 2017.

Athens Regional Library System named Georgia Public Library of the Year

The Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS) has named Athens Regional Library System as Georgia’s Public Library of the Year for 2017. The award is one of five annual Georgia Public Library Awards, honoring the outstanding service and achievements of Georgia’s public libraries, librarians and advocates during the past year. Read more...


Giants of Science: The Chemistry of Cosmetics

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Thursday, June 22, 10:30 a.m.

This week we’ll meet the ladies who helped create the beauty products we use today and create some potions of our very own. We’ll also explore chemistry on a microscopic level and the itty-bitty molecules in everything around us. Giants of Science is a weekly program best suited for children 8-11. Each week we will explore different branches of science through experiments, biographies, crafts, and games.

Story Time: Russian Snow Parade

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Wednesday, June 21, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Beat the heat! Come celebrate the icy land of Russia with games, songs, and stories from eastern Europe. Our summer story time series will be promoting early literacy skills such as letter recognition and sight words. This program is best for ages 2-7.

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