Athens-Clarke County Library


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606


Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m
Friday-Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Please visit the Heritage Room webpage for their hours.

The Fairies are Coming!

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Saturday, April 8, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Enjoy a magical afternoon of family fun at the library's second annual Fairy & Elf Festival!

  • 1:00 p.m. "The Secret Life of Fairies": Enter the Fairy Ring, and learn how and where to see "the Little People!"
  • 1:30 p.m. Grandmother Goose: Enjoy fairy and folk tales performed by our special guest, Kelly McGlaun-Fields.
  • 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Fairy Village is OPEN!
  • Fairy Crafts
  • Meet Mermaid Lorelei and Mermaid McKenzie!
  • Storytelling
  • Shadow Puppet Show
  • Face Painting
  • Fairy House Building

Fairy houses are built from natural items like twigs, bark, leaves and moss. Some supplies will be provided, but please bring your own from home! Costumes are encouraged. This event is designed for children ages 3-11 with caregiver. In Multipurpose Rooms.

Live! @ the Library: Dixieland Five

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Sunday, April 2, 3:00 p.m.
Appleton Auditorium

Join us for a free concert of traditional jazz and Dixieland music! Sponsored by Friends of Athens-Clarke County Library.

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