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Posted on: May 12, 2021

All ACCGov Leisure Services Department pools open Saturday, May 29 for the season

Duck in Water

All ACCGov Leisure Services pools open Saturday, May 29 for the season.  Memorial Day pool hours are 1:00 – 5:30 p.m.  Pools close for the season Sunday, August 1.

The Department operates five public pools including Bishop Park,...

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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 12, 2021

ACC Leisure Services to Hold Learn to Swim Programs

Learn to Swim News Flash

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department offers swim lessons for children three years and older at the Bishop Park, East Athens Community Center, and Lay Park pools.   

“Swim School” at Bishop Park, at 705 ...

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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: March 1, 2021

ACCGov Leisure Services Department Hiring Summer Staff

summer staff graphic - newsflash

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is now hiring for approximately 120 summer positions.  Applications are currently being accepted for camp counselors, Grand Slam staff, lifeguards, and pool clerks.

Applicants may apply online a...

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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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