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Posted on: January 14, 2022

City of Athens, OH Arts, Parks, and Recreation Dog Park User Input Survey

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The Arts, Parks and Recreation department manages two off-leash dog parks in the City of Athens, OH. One dog park is located in the West State Street Park and the other dog park on the Athens Community Center campus located on East State Street. We are se...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Movement and the Natural World

Movement and the Natural World Class

This is an 8-week creative movement class for ages 55+. No experience is required.
Join us in exploring movement concepts through the lens of nature. We will take inspiration from the natural world as we learn and practice the principles of space, time, an...
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Register Online Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Athens Community Center is Hiring a Part-Time Building Supervisor

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The City of Athens, Ohio is now seeking qualified candidates for the part-time position of Community Center Building Supervisor for the Arts, Parks, and Recreation Department.          

Community Center Building...

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Apply Online Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Wee Wigglers is Back at ACC!

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Wee Wigglers is back! Join us with the little ones for a wiggle worthy time! Great for physical, emotional, and social development. There will be several stations and items set up in the back half of the gym that children can engage with. This is a drop i...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Arts West Gallery Show: Itty Bitty Print Exchange

Itty Bitty Print Exchange January Gallery Show

ITTY BITTY PRINT EXCHANGE: ANOTHER WORLD IS POSSIBLE

On the winter solstice of December 2020, cooped up during the pandemic in Athens Ohio, Ohio University MFA Printmaking student Fiona Avocado was thinking about what they wanted for their birthday at the ...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: December 29, 2021

New Year, New You Membership Deal at Athens Community Center

2022 New Year New You Membership Deal

Get out of  the cold and into a warm 3 month membership at the Athens Community Center for only $65. Special runs from January 3rd through January 31st. Valid for individual adult memberships only. 

Questions? Give us a call at 740-592-33...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Hocking River Riparian Area Project

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The Hocking River Riparian Area Project is located along the river directly behind the Athens Community Center.

This area along the Hocking River is a riparian/floodplain corridor which means, it may flood during large rain events. As a riparian, the growt...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requirement for face coverings in public spaces.

Based on information from the Centers for Disease Control, and the Athens City County Health Department regarding the substantial level of transmission and number of infections and hospitalizations, Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requireme...

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