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  1. Crimes of the Month

    Community - October 29, 2019: Attached are the Crime Solvers Anonymous of Athens County, Inc crimes of the month...

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  1. Intercession Fitness Classes Updated

    Intercession Fitness Classes Registration Still Open @ the Athens Community Center

    There is still time to register for our intercession fitness classes! Read on...
  2. Athens Municipal Arts Commission Seeks Submissions Athens Poet Lauteate 2020-2021

    The City of Athens has allocated $2000 per year for the position of Poet Laureate. Selections will be made by the Selection Committee, composed of Athens Municipal Arts Commission ad-hoc committee members. Read on...
  3. Thursday, Nov. 21: Third Thursday Square Dance Social & Jam. 6-10 p.m.

    Thursday, Nov. 21: Third Thursday Square Dance Social & Jam. Open String Jam at 6 p.m., followed by Dancing at 7 p.m. $6 Suggested Donation. 6-10 p.m. Read on...
  4. AW Prints Plants  Pots Poster

    Prints, Plants & Pots Sale @ Arts West

    The first ever Prints, Plants & Pots Sale to be held in the Performance Space of Arts West! The focus will be on handmade printed artwork, live plants, and ceramic work, all created or grown by local artists or horticulturalists.Sat. 10am-6pm; Sun. 1-6pm. Read on...
  5. Childwatch and Wee wigglers holiday schedule 2019

    Holiday Closures for Childwatch and Wee Wigglers Programs @ Community Center

    For all of our Child Watch and Wee Wigglers fans, dates of program closures are listed below in recognizing the upcoming holidays. Thank you for supporting our programs! Read on...
  6. For the love of Athens Photo Exhibit

    Friday, Dec. 14: For the Love of Athens 2020 Submission Deadline

    Send up to 5 photographs to artswestathens@gmail.com or enter through Instagram #fortheloveofathens. Submission guidelines will be added to our Arts West Facebook Page and the For the Love of Athens: Photo Contest & Exhibition Page. Read on...
  7. Afternoon Arts Classes Poster 8.2019

    Afternoon Arts Classes for Kids - Unit Two Registration Still Open

    Fall 2019 programming offered in two 8 week sessions, Aug 26 - Dec 19. Students in grades K-5 will experience arts instruction in a variety of disciplines. Read on...
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    West Union Street Closure (11/25-11/27) – Water Line Work

    The City of Athens announces W. Union St. will be closed between Shafer St. and Factory St. from Monday, November 25, 2019 until November 27, 2019 for Installation of water line by Ohio University. A detour will be posted. No Through or Emergency traffic. Read on...
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    Richland Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Update

    The Contractor for the Richland Avenue Bridge Replacement Project will be completing corrective work between Greenbrier Drive and the entrance to the Summit at Coates Run Apartments on November 21, 2019 between 9 AM and 3 PM. Read on...
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    East Carpenter St. Lane Closure – 11/20-11/21

    The City of Athens announces that the West bound lane on E. Carpenter St. will be closed between N. Court St. and E. State St. on Wednesday, November 20th and Thursday, November 21st for Storm Sewer work. No through or emergency traffic will be permitted. Read on...
  11. Intercession Fitness Classes Updated

    Intercession Fitness Classes Registration Still Open @ the Athens Community Center

    There is still time to register for our intercession fitness classes! Read on...
  12. 2020 Athens Poet Laureate Project Prospectus and Selection Criteria

    The Athens Municipal Arts Commission. 2020 Athens Poet Laureate Project Prospectus and Selection Criteria. OVERVIEW: The honorary 2-year position of Poet Laureate is given to a poet who expresses and celebrates Athens’ unique people and places. Read on...
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