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World Atlatl Association Day

10:00am - 2:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming, History & Genealogy
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Hosted by Ray Strischek, leader of the Ohio Atlatl Association, this outdoor event invites participants to compete in a global competition for atlatl marksmanship.

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This event is in the "Kids" group.
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History Expedition with the Southeast Ohio History Center

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Coolville Public Library
Library Branch: Coolville Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Coolville)
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library
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Map your way to the past with this exploration of historic adventurers and the tools they used to find their way around.

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History Expedition with the Southeast Ohio History Center

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Glouster Public Library
Library Branch: Glouster Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Glouster)
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library
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Map your way to the past with this exploration of historic adventurers and the tools they used to find their way around.

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A Ride Through Time: Adena Mound Bike Tour

4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Plains Public Library
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Library Branch: The Plains Public Library
Room: Outside (The Plains)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library, Travel & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Join Appalachian Understories and Lawrence Greene for a 4-mile guided bike tour of the Indigenous earthworks throughout The Plains. Expect typical traffic patterns on this ride, and helmets are required. 

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Local Atlatl Competition (Plus Come and Learn!)

10:00am - 2:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming, History & Genealogy
Event Details:

Compete with fellow Ohioans using a target range on the Library Green. Guest atlatl marksmen and markswomen from Indiana, West Virginia, and possibly New York will also attend. 

New to this sport? You can also just come to learn!

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This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

History Expedition with the Southeast Ohio History Center

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library
Event Details:

Map your way to the past with this exploration of historic adventurers and the tools they used to find their way around.

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Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library
Event Details:

Step back in time with Brian Koscho, director of Invisible Ground, as we explore two new history markers located in Chauncey and Albany. We’ll learn about the Bailey’s Coal Mine and the town of Chauncey, as well as the Albany Enterprise Academy.

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Summer at the Library
Event Details:

Step back in time with Brian Koscho, director of Invisible Ground, as we explore two new history markers located in Chauncey and Albany. We’ll learn about the Bailey’s Coal Mine and the town of Chauncey, as well as the Albany Enterprise Academy.

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The Crown of Court Street: The Athens Armory

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:

For over a century, the Ohio National Guard armory has been an iconic fixture of uptown Athens, with its castle-like appearance and prominent place at the foot of Shale Hill.

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Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:

There are many wonderful databases for online genealogical work, including those leased by Athens County Public Libraries and made available for free to our patrons.  However, there are also great people to work with

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