Welcome to ACCGov Leisure Services - Arts, Nature, & Recreation in Athens, GA

  1. Kent Kilpatrick

    Director

  2. Leisure Services


    Physical Address
    The Allen House
    205 Old Commerce Rd
    Athens, GA 30607


    Phone: 706-613-3800

    Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM




Latest News

  1. Memorial Park Improvements News Flash (1)

    Memorial Park Improvements Online Survey

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department recently held public input sessions regarding the SPLOST 2020 funded Memorial Park improvements. Read on...
  2. News Flash American Flag

    "Star Spangled Classic" at Athens Ben Epps Airport

    Athens-Clarke County Unified Government welcomes the community to celebrate Independence Day at the Star Spangled Classic Fireworks Display on Saturday, July 2! Read on...
  3. Report Cards Rewards Program
  4. Grand Slam News Flash

    "Grand Slam" at Lay Park

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the “Grand Slam” summer program for teens Read on...
  5. 47th Juried Exhibition News Flash

    Lyndon House Arts Center Announces 47th Juried Exhibition Online 360 Virtual Tour

    The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the debut of a 360-degree virtual interactive tour of the 47th Juried Exhibition. Read on...
  6. LHAC

    The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the opening of the Summer Exhibition Line Up

    The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the opening of the Summer Exhibition line up to go on view June 18 with an artist reception and celebration on June 23 from 6 – 8 pm. Read on...
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Mission Statement

Leisure Services promotes lifelong recreation, cultural, environmental, and educational opportunities for Athens-Clarke County’s diverse communities. We contribute to Athens’ health and wellness by providing connections to parks, facilities, programs, and community. 

Program Accommodation

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department offers Therapeutic Recreation programs, services, and activities that are accessible to all individuals with disabilities. Leisure Services supports and encourages opportunities for inclusion in all programs. Adaptive programs are available to provide individuals with disabilities a modified experience for recreational success.  If you would like to participate and need accommodation, please call 706-613-3602.