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Friday, December 15

2 events

Kidstuff

Saturday, December 16

6 events

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    8, 9 or 10 a.m. $5–7.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Breakfast with Santa

    Eat breakfast and take photos with Jolly Old St. Nick. This holiday event also includes crafts and activities for children. 

  • Memorial Park

    9–9:45 a.m. or 10-10:45 a.m. $5-7.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/holidayevents

    Breakfast with Santa

    Eat breakfast, get a photo with jolly old St. Nick, make crafts and participate in holiday-themed activities.

  • Bogart Library

    2 p.m. FREE! ww.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Family Movie

    Catch a screening of Despicable 3. Popcorn and lemonade served. 

  • ACC Library

    11 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Grinchy Christmas

    The special storytime has stories and crafts to help the Grinch's heart grow. Ages 2–9. 

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    1–3 p.m. $20. athenslittleplayhouse@gmail.com

    Audition Workshop

    Athens Little Playhouse will help kids prepare a one-minute monologue, 16 bars of a song, and teach a few dance steps.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    4:30–7 p.m. Donations accepted. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    Santa at Flicker

    Santa and his elf-dog are in town. Proceeds benefit Brain Aid.

Sunday, December 17

2 events

Kidstuff

Monday, December 18

6 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • Oconee County Library

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Visit with Santa

    Meet Santa and take a picture together.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Books and Bites

    Read and snack in the library after hours. Ages 13 and up. BYOB (Bring Your Own Book) or choose one of the library's.

  • ACC Library

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Toys for Rescue Pups

    Make chew toys for shelter dogs to be donated to the Athens Humane Society, Athens Canine Rescue and Circle of Friends Animal Society. 

Tuesday, December 19

5 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, December 20

7 events

Kidstuff

Thursday, December 21

3 events

Kidstuff

Friday, December 22

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, December 23

3 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, December 27

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Movie Night

    Teens are welcome to wear their jammies and slippers to a post-holiday film screening. Grades 6–12.

  • ACC Library

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Cooking with Jayln

    Learn basic cooking skills with limited ingredients to whip up a tasty snack. Ages 11–18. 

Thursday, December 28

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Pajama Storytime

    Bring your pajama-clad kids in for storytelling and readings by special guests.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Lego Club

    Create Lego art and enjoy Lego-based games. Blocks provided. For ages 8 & up.

  • Bogart Library

    2 p.m. FREE! ww.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Movie Matinee

    Watch Leap! Refreshments served. 

Saturday, December 30

1 event

Kidstuff

Tuesday, January 2

1 event

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Wednesday, January 3

3 events

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Saturday, January 6

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    11 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Nature's Trading Post

    Trade one or two objects found in nature for points or other nature objects in the center's collection.

Saturday, January 13

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    2:30–3 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Critter Tales

    Families are invited to listen to a story about nature. Staff will then bring it to life by visiting a critter or going outdoors for an activity.