Leisure Services

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  1. Sandy Creek Nature Center Playscape Coming Soon!

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces construction will soon begin on the Nature Playscape at Sandy Creek Nature Center. This new addition is an interactive outdoor discovery area for children up to 12 years old. Read on...
  2. ACCGov Leisure Services Announces Cancellation of All Summer Camps

    Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the cancellation of all summer camps scheduled for the month of July. The Department cancelled all June camps earlier in the spring. Read on...
  3. ACCGov Leisure Services to Open Most Facilities and Parks with Limited Access

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces that most parks and facilities will reopen with restricted use and limited public access on Monday, June 1st. Read on...
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Mission Statement:  We build a healthier and more livable community by providing opportunities to learn, create, and play in quality parks, programs, and facilities that are valued by our citizens.

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.