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Lay Park

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  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Adult / Senior programs
  3. Basketball court
  4. Children's programs
  5. Computer lab
  6. Fitness room
  7. Game room
  8. Gymnasium
  9. Holiday events
  10. Internet
  11. Kitchen
  12. Library
  13. Rental Opportunities
  14. Restrooms
  15. Summer camp
  16. Swimming pool
  17. Teen programs
  18. Tennis court
  19. WiFi (Free)
Park Amenities
Athens' only downtown park, the seven-acre Lay Park is equipped with a gymnasium, full-service kitchen, multi-purpose rooms, game room, fitness room, dance room, a library, arts and crafts room, picnic shelter, playground, and much more.

Online Registration:
The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department now has online registration for programs for adults and children. All programs are open to Athens-Clarke County residents and non county residents.  

Fall 2016 online registration is underway.  Those wishing to apply or renew a scholarship, must do so at least five business day prior to registering for a program.

Review the selection of programs and, if you haven't done so already, create your free online account today!
For more information call 706-613-3596.

Lay Park is closed on Saturdays where there is a University of Georgia home football game.

Learn more about Lay Park:

  • Aquatics 
  • Basketball Courts 
  • Camps 
  • Family Programs 
  • Fitness and Wellness 
  • Game Rooms 
  • General Recreation 
  • Holiday Events 
  • Libraries/Resource Rooms 
  • Picnic Shelters 
  • Playground 
  • Rentals 
  • Senior/Active Adults 
  • Special Events 
  • Tennis Courts 
  • Volunteer