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Baby and Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers
Event Details:
Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, finger play and baby movement. Ages 0-3 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spanish Conversation Hour

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Travel & Culture
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Preschool
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fall Book Club: The Scarlet Letter (Part 1 of 3)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Published in 1850, The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of America's first mass-produced novels, and it was an instant popular hit, though not without drawing critical controversy. It is a work of historical fiction set in Puritan New En...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

YA Dungeons and Dragons

All Day
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Meet every week to delve dungeons, slay dragons, and engage in high fantasy adventures with our in-house D&D group. They will be meeting in the large conference room, with the Young Adult area as a backup space. All materials provided. Free and o...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
The whole family is invited to storytime.  Come read stories, sing songs and have fun! ...

YA Dungeons and Dragons

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Event Details:
Meet every week to delve dungeons, slay dragons, and engage in high fantasy adventures with our in-house D&D group. They will be meeting in the large conference room, with the Young Adult area as a backup space. All materials provided. Free and o...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Anime Card Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Teen area (Athens)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Drop in and play Yu-Gi-Oh!, 3DS, Pokemon, Magic, D&D, or more! Bring your cards if you have some; if you don’t, come play anyway. Saturdays, 1pm-4:30pm ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Solo Piano Recital: Featuring Jiao Sun

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Let a weekend recital featuring works by Scarlatti, Hadyn, Gershwin, Chopin, and others help you relax and enjoy the library space in a new way. Our guest performer is an Adjunct Professor of Piano and the Collaborative Artist in Residence at the ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class / Workshop, Technology
Event Details:
Open to beginners, anyone wanting to learn new skills, or for those wanting to brush up on popular programs like Word and Excel, these weekly workshops will cover topics like introductory computer, email & Internet skills software: Word &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Athens Poetry Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Small meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Come and read your poetry and receive helpful comments from fellow poets. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Art in the Library Reception

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Celebration
Event Details:
This reception celebrates October's exhibitors, refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Athens Public Library. ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.

Baby and Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers
Event Details:
Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, finger play and baby movement. Ages 0-3 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spanish Conversation Hour

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Travel & Culture
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Preschool
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Black Bears with Julie Gee

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool, Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Storytime
Event Details:
Recent local sightings of black bears have us all on our toes! Naturalist Julie Gee of Burr Oak State Park will share her knowledge of these lovable yet formidable creatures with a special storytime and an activity about preparing for hibernation. Fo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fall Book Club: The Scarlet Letter (Part 2 of 3)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Published in 1850, The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of America's first mass-produced novels, and it was an instant popular hit, though not without drawing critical controversy. It is a work of historical fiction set in Puritan New En...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
The whole family is invited to storytime.  Come read stories, sing songs and have fun! ...

YA Dungeons and Dragons

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Event Details:
Meet every week to delve dungeons, slay dragons, and engage in high fantasy adventures with our in-house D&D group. They will be meeting in the large conference room, with the Young Adult area as a backup space. All materials provided. Free and o...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Anime Card Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Teen area (Athens)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Drop in and play Yu-Gi-Oh!, 3DS, Pokemon, Magic, D&D, or more! Bring your cards if you have some; if you don’t, come play anyway. Saturdays, 1pm-4:30pm ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Special Effects Makeup Workshop

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Class / Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn to create trauma effects like cuts, scars, burns, bruises, and more using a combination of special effects makeup, and non toxic household materials. Participants will be creating effects on their own skin.  Ages 8 to adult. Registratio...