East Athens Community Center

Temporarily Closing:

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces that East Athens Community Center and Lay Park Community Center will temporarily close for annual restoration to their gymnasium floors. They will be closed starting Saturday, November 17. Both facilities will reopen to the public on Monday, November 26.

This is the annual refinishing project for the gymnasiums will restore the original beauty of the parquet maple gym floor.

For more information on this and other maintenance projects and closures, please call 706-613-3801.


The facility is equipped with a gymnasium, full-service kitchen, and a multi-purpose room on the main floor; a game room, fitness room, and dance room on the second floor; and a library, arts and crafts room, and another multi-purpose room on the third floor.

The center underwent a SPLOST funded renovation in 2001 and 2002.

Online Registration:

East Athens Community Center has online registration for programs for adults and children. All programs are open to Athens-Clarke County residents and non county residents.  

Winter 2018-19 online registration begins Saturday, November 10 at 9:00 a.m. for ACC residents.  Non-residents may register starting Monday, November 12 at noon.  All registration takes place at www.accgov.com/leisure.

If you haven’t done so already, create a free online account at www.accgov.com/leisure.

Those wishing to apply for or renew a scholarship, must do so at least five business day prior to registering for a camp or program.

For more information call 706-613-3593


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