ACC Leisure Services Department

What a Deal!

Make summer fun and economical this summer and purchase an ACC Leisure Services Department Pool Pass.

Individual Pool Passes cost $20 and a Family of Four Pool Pass is $30.

Passes may be used at all five Department pools and both splash pads. Pool Passes are available for purchase, cash only, at any of the Department's five pools or two splash pads.

For more information call 706-613-3589. 
ext.226.  
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Trail Creek Greenway

A New Trail!

The Leisure Services Department will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and open the newly constructed Trail Creek Greenway at Trail Creek Park on Thursday, June 4 at 10:00 a.m.  The public is invited to attend. 

The Trail Creek Greenway, a paved multi-use path, is approximately one-mile in length and provides opportunities to experience nature in a variety of ways while linking parks, neighborhoods, and points of interest such as a Civil War gun emplacement site.  The path is the newest section of the existing Oconee River Greenway, a 3.5 mile trail that connects Sandy Creek Nature Center with Dudley Park and the University of Georgia.  It is available for use by pedestrians, bicyclists, and any non-motorized modes of transportation.

Attendees will assemble at the trailhead located near the Trail Creek Street park entrance.  Parking is available inside of the park in designated areas along Trail Creek Street.

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Slither Over...

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host Snake Day on Saturday, June 6 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

Lights! Camera! Action! This year’s Snake Day will celebrate snakes in the movies. Walk the red carpet and have your picture taken with a snake. Re-enact scenes from movies like Anaconda, the Harry Potter series, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and more!

Participate in a fashion show by dressing as your favorite snake from a movie or person interacting with snakes in a movie. Don’t miss out on this Hollywood-esque Snake Day!

This program is for families with a $3 admission fee per person for Athens-Clarke County residents and $5 per person for non-county residents. Children under 3 are admitted free.

For more information call 706- 613-3615.
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Summer Programs

Still looking for activities for your children?

Parkview Summer Day Camp,  dance programs at the East Athens Educational Dance Center, soccer camps,  tennis camps, and  art camps at Lyndon House Arts Center still have openings.

For more information call 706-613-3800. 
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Picture That...

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department invites you to show us how you learn, create, and play this summer while visiting parks.

Be sure to use #learncreateplay.
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