Winter 2010

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Blind day at the Capitol

  • When: January 13, 2010
  • Where: Colverdale Legislative Office Building
    18 Capitol Square SW
    Atlanta, GA 30334
  • Tentative Room: #307
  • Time: 8:30-3:00
  • Program plans: Training on how to work with our legislators. Possibly a governor candidates forum. Visiting your senators and representatives and talking to them about the bill.


Saturday, February 6, 1:00 p.m. Athens-Clarke Co. Library

The Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) will be hosting a public forum to discuss changes that have been proposed for Talking Book Centers in Georgia. Representatives from GLASS and the Georgia Public Library System will be in attendance.

Join us for the forum and learn how the proposed changes will impact you. You are also encouraged to share your opinion to help develop the future service plan.

Don't miss this important opportunity!!

Athens Council of the Blind Music Fundraiser

  • Where:Little Kings
    223 West Hancock Avenue
    Athens, GA 30601
  • When: April 2, 2010   6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Cover: A Donation to the Council

Sponsored by the Athens Council of the Blind. For more info call: 706-369-3144.

Public Hearing

To discuss the Vocational Rehabilitation State Plan and the State Plan for Independent Living.

Friday, January 15: Athens, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Georgia Department of Labor
Career Center,
Oglethorpe-Oconee Room, 150 Evelyn C. Neely Drive,
Contact for directions: 706-354-3900

If you need further information please contact (706) 549-1020.

Ice, Cold, & Winter Books

  • RC 65425  Fortress of Ice  by C.J. Cherryh
  • RC 65698  Winter Birds  by Jamie Langston Turner
  • RC 65706  Cold River  by William Judson
  • RC 66376  Winter Study: An Anna Pigeon Mystery  by Nevada Barr ST VI
  • RC 66528  Fireside Stories: Tales for a Winter's Eve  by Caitlin Matthews for grades 3-6
  • RC 66932  Ice Trap: A Novel of Suspense  by Kitty Sewell SE
  • RC 67790  Cold Hearted  by Beverly Barton SE ST VI
  • RC 67873  Open Ice  by Pat Hughes ST SE
  • RC 68026  Cold Pursuit  by Carla Neggers SE VI
  • RC 68031  Ice Blue  by Anne Stuart ST SE VI