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Posted on: October 20, 2020

"Light up Athens" in Downtown Athens

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The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the inaugural “Light Up Athens” in downtown Athens this December.

This holiday program will light up downtown Athens storefronts with lights and decorations.  Event...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Firefly Trail Expansion Now Open

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 This newly completed portion is approximately 1.5 miles long and located in along the City of Winterville’s historic Main Street.  

This project includes the establishment of an improved surface trail for non-motorized vehicles along the...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

ACCGov Leisure Services Department to Host Halloween Programs

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A new event this year is “Drive Thru Boo” where attendees will drive through a specially designed Halloween area, pick up a sanitized goody bag (while supplies last) at the end of the drive, and have a frighteningly good time! &nbs...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Lyndon House Artists Edition Series

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The Lyndon House Arts Center and Lyndon House Arts Foundation announce the next Lyndon House Artists Edition Series. The fourth artist in the ongoing print edition, Samuel Stabler has designed and created Untitled (floral) with master printer Amanda Burk ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Virtual Jack-O-Lantern Jog and Goblin Fun Run

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The Jack -O’- Lantern Jog, benefitting Sandy Creek Nature Center, is a fall tradition that spans nearly 20 years. This year, due to COVID-19 social distancing regulations, a race with 200 people on the Greenway isn’t possible, so the e...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Sandy Creek Nature Center Holds Annual Bird Seed Sale

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The Annual Birdseed Sale is underway at Sandy Creek Nature Center and is sponsored by Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc., the non-profit support organization.

Help support the Nature Center by ordering bird seed through this annual sale, no order is too large...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Free Family Programs Offered at Sandy Creek Nature Center

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The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a variety of nature education programs for families this fall at Sandy Creek Nature Center (SCNC).“Naturalist’s Walks” are planned for Saturdays, September 5, ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

"Waterfall Plot By Andrew Zawacki" Exhibition at Lyndon House Arts Center

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The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the opening of Waterfall Plot; an exhibit of poetry and photography by Andrew Zawacki. This exhibition, housed in the West Gallery will be on view September 8, 2020 until January 12, 2021.Andrew Zawacki has paired tw...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Lyndon House Arts Center Lounge Gallery Program Presents Works by Kendall Rogers

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The Lounge Gallery at the Lyndon House Arts Center features quarterly solo exhibitions by emerging artists. Artists in the beginning stages of their careers exhibit wall-bound works in mediums alternating from drawing to painting to photography to printma...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Lyndon House Arts Center Presents "Boundless" Exhibition

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The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the opening of Boundless, an exhibition featuring installation based works by five local artists who explore common materials in unusual ways. The exhibition opens Tuesday, September 8, 2020 and is on view through Tu...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

"Imagination Squared: Pathways to Resiliency" Exhibition at Lyndon House Arts Center

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The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the opening of Imagination Squared: Pathways to Resiliency.  The exhibition is on view September 8, 2020 through January 12, 2021.Installed in the Lower Atrium Gallery, Imagination Squared: Pathways to Resil...

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