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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Sandy Creek Park Playground Public Input Sessions Planned

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 The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host public input sessions regarding the new playground at Sandy Creek Park on Thursday, June 24 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 26 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Both se...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

The Lyndon House Arts Center Presents the New Window Works Project

Window Works News Flash

The Lyndon House Arts Center presents the new Window Works project featuring original site-designed artworks by local artist AJ Aremu. Window Works is an outdoor project located at the entrance of the Lyndon House Arts Center.  Window Works is an...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

The Lyndon House Arts Center Receives Georgia Association of Museums Award

Didi Award

The Lyndon House Arts Center received an award at the Georgia Association of Museums Conference

The exhibition Cut and Paste: Works of Paper, developed by the Georgia Museum of Art and the Lyndon House Arts Center, received the 2021 award for Exhibitions b...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Grand Slam Teen Program at Lay Park

Grand Slam News Flash

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the “Grand Slam” summer program for teens.

“Grand Slam” is a special summertime program for individuals aged 11-17 who reside in Athens-Clarke County. &a...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Star Spangled Classic Set for Saturday, July 3 at Athens Ben Epps Airport

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Athens-Clarke County Unified Government welcomes the community to celebrate Independence Day with a fireworks display at the Star Spangled Classic on Saturday, July 3!   Fireworks will be launched at approximately 9:30 p.m. from Athens Ben Epps A...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

ACCGov Leisure Services Department Continues Report Cards Rewards Program

Report Cards Rewards Program (1)

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues the Report Card Rewards Program a special summer program celebrating students with good grades.

In order to be eligible, any student, Kindergarten through 12th grade, who resides in Athens-Clar...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Endless Party: A Collection of Party Animals Paintings by Will Eskridge Exhibition

Art Exhibit

The Lyndon House Arts Center presents Endless Party: A Collection of Party Animals, paintings by Athens based artist Will Eskridge.

Will Eskridge grew up in a family with a veterinarian Dad and an artist Mother.  Combining both these interests, Wi...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

#Notastereotype Exhibition at Lyndon House Arts Center

Not a stereotype

The Lyndon House Arts Center (LHAC) and the Lyndon House Arts Foundation, Inc. (LHAF) are pleased to announce the opening of #NotASterotype, an exhibition guest curated by La Ruchala  Murphy.   Murphy is the first recipient of the Guest ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

46th Juried Exhibition to Open at Lyndon House Arts Center

Juried Art Show

The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the 46th Juried Exhibition.  The show will open with Special Preview Days. Timed-entry, free tickets are available for reservations.  Preview Days are Thursday March 11, from noon - 8 p.m.  ...

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