Posted on: April 24, 2017

TSPLOST 2018 Submitted Projects & Project Comment Form Available Online

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Submitted projects for inclusion in a possible Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2018 program for Athens-Clarke County are now available online for public review at www.athensclarkecounty.com/tsplost. A total of 36 projects w...

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TSPLOST Website
Posted on: March 30, 2017

ACC Housing & Community Development Hosts Lunch & Learn Events during Fair Housing Month in April

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As part of April's Fair Housing Month, the ACC Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) will host four weekly Lunch & Learn events covering affordable housing, homelessness, fair housing, and HCD's mission and future. 

Each Lunch &...

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ACC Housing & Community Development Dept. Website

Posted on: March 24, 2017

Acropolis Innovation Festival Coming to Athens This April

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The Athens-Clarke County Economic Development Department is pleased to announce Acropolis: Athens’ Innovation Festival, a month-long celebration of energetic creators and forward-thinkers in the Athens community, with events spanning the month of Ap...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

TSPLOST 2018 Submitted Projects & Project Comment Form Available Online

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Submitted projects for inclusion in a possible Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2018 program for Athens-Clarke County are now available online for public review at www.athensclarkecounty.com/tsplost. A total of 36 projects w...

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TSPLOST Website
Posted on: March 30, 2017

ACC Housing & Community Development Hosts Lunch & Learn Events during Fair Housing Month in April

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As part of April's Fair Housing Month, the ACC Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) will host four weekly Lunch & Learn events covering affordable housing, homelessness, fair housing, and HCD's mission and future. 

Each Lunch & Learn...

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ACC Housing & Community Development Dept. Website

Posted on: March 30, 2017

ACC Housing & Community Development Hosts Lunch & Learn Events during Fair Housing Month in April

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As part of April's Fair Housing Month, the ACC Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) will host four weekly Lunch & Learn events covering affordable housing, homelessness, fair housing, and HCD's mission and future. 

Each Lunch & Learn...

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ACC Housing & Community Development Dept. Website

Posted on: April 24, 2017

The Lounge Gallery Exhibition at Lyndon House Arts Center Features Katherine Burke: On A Whim Show

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present The Lounge Gallery at the Lyndon House Arts Center, which features quarterly solo exhibitions by emerging artists. Artists in the beginning stages of their careers exhibit wall-bound works ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

“Playin’ with Fire" BBQ Class at Lay Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Playin’ with Fire" BBQ class Saturday, May 6 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  at Lay Park.

This program is for participants ages 18 years and older.  Participants...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

WOW Playground “Picket Up” Program Announced

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the “Picket Up” program for the retrieval of the fence pickets from the former World of Wonder Playground (WOW).

As part of the fundraising efforts for the former WOW Playground, be...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

"Family Fishing" Program Planned at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Family Fishing,” Saturday, April 29 and Saturday, May 13 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

The program is for ages three and older and takes place in the ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Open House Programs at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present two open house programs in April at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

  • “Open House: Celebrate Earth Day” program is set for Saturday, April 22 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.  A...
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Sandy Creek Nature Center Website
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Half-Mile Long Boardwalk on Cook’s Trail Reopens to the Public

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces that the half-mile long wooden boardwalk on Cook’s Trail, which closed last January for repairs, is reopened to the public. 

The boardwalk runs through Big Beaver Swamp and is part of the ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Senior Adult Trips Planned for April & May for Ages 50 & Over

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present senior adult trips this spring leaving from Rocksprings Park.

  • “Trip to the Whistlestop Cafe and Historic Monticello” will take place Friday, April 14 from 9:00 a.m. &nda...
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Posted on: March 15, 2017

42nd Juried Exhibition Opens March 23 at Lyndon House Arts Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host the opening of the 42nd Juried Exhibition on Thursday, March 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. with a reception at the Lyndon House Arts Center. This year’s show was selected by guest juror Sus...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Former World of Wonder Playground Demolition Scheduled

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces that with the new World of Wonder Park fully online, park maintenance crews are preparing to close the former World of Wonder Playground for demolition.

Originally constructed in 2004, the orig...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Free Family Programs Offered at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a variety of nature education programs for families this spring at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

  • “Guided Trail Hikes” are set for Wednesdays, March 1, April 5, and May 3 fro...
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Sandy Creek Nature Center Website
Posted on: February 27, 2017

Home School Science Program Planned at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Home School Science” programs this spring at Sandy Creek Nature Center. This special series is designed for those children, ages 4-7 with parents and ages 8-12, all of who...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

“Journey through the Stars” at Sandy Creek Nature Center Planetarium

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present  “Journey through the Stars” this spring at the planetarium at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

 “Asteroids” is scheduled for Saturday, March 18 from ...

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