Leisure Services

  1. “Movies by Moonlight” at Sandy Creek Park

    ‘Tis the season to enjoy a holiday movie outside at Sandy Creek Park! The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department hosts “Movies by Moonlight,” presenting two holiday favorites on Friday, December 20. Read on...
  2. Lyndon House Arts Center's Lounge Gallery Presents "Interior Worlds" by Leah McKellop

    The Lounge Gallery at the Lyndon House Arts Center features quarterly solo exhibitions by artists in the beginning stages or re- invigorating their careers. "Interior Worlds" by Leah McKellop will be on display through March 1, 2020. Read on...
  3. “Deck the Hollow” Holiday Light Show at Bear Hollow Zoo

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Deck the Hollow” Holiday Lights at Bear Hollow Zoo from December 6-8 and 13-15. This event takes place nightly from 5:30 - 7:30 PM. Read on...
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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. In addition, 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.

Mission Statement:  We build a healthier and more livable community by providing opportunities to learn, to create, and to play in quality parks, programs, and facilities that are valued by our citizens.

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours:  Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services facilities and parks will be closed Thursday, November 28 in observance of Thanksgiving. Parks are open 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.. on Friday, November 29, but buildings will remain closed. All facilities will reopen Saturday, November 30 under regular hours of operation. For more information, call 706-613-3625.

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