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Athens Community Center

701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
740-592-3325

July 2016

CHIP Info Session – Athens Community Center

July 19, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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CHIP will help you make long-lasting lifestyle changes by addressing the causes of chronic disease and teaching you to use your own lifestyle as your best medicine. Within the first 30 days, CHIP can normalize blood pressure, lower cholesterol and triglycerides, reduce BMI, and aid in many more health benefits. For more information, Call (740) 856-6100 to register visit our website: http://www.livehealthyappalachia.org/upcoming-chip-classes/

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August 2016

CHIP Info Session – Athens Community Center

August 2, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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CHIP will help you make long-lasting lifestyle changes by addressing the causes of chronic disease and teaching you to use your own lifestyle as your best medicine. Within the first 30 days, CHIP can normalize blood pressure, lower cholesterol and triglycerides, reduce BMI, and aid in many more health benefits. For more information, Call (740) 856-6100 to register or visit our website: http://www.livehealthyappalachia.org/upcoming-chip-classes/

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RECLAIM Our Land

August 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

"RECLAIM Our Land" Please join us for our monthly public event in Athens, Ohio with Neil Waggoner of the national Sierra Club "Beyond Coal" campaign to discuss the RECLAIM Act of 2016. Learn more from a ThinkProgress report here:http://bit.ly/2aUuNdO Intro: Brief overview of the AOG Sierra Club's chapter goals and initiatives for the remainder of the summer and fall 2016. Volunteer or become a Sierra Club member! Presentation: Learn about the RECLAIM Act of 2016 that could potentially free millions…

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Help Wanted: Progressive Candidates (Are you ready to serve?)

August 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
Free

Let's banish those election blues and get to work! Do you wish more candidates were willing to stand up against big money in politics, institutionalized racism, and the fossil fuel industry?  Maybe we are the ones we've been waiting for!  Join State Representative Debbie Phillips, County Commissioner Chris Chmiel, and City Council member Jennifer Cochran as they answer your questions about campaigning and serving as a progressive candidate in Ohio.  Benefit from the experience and wisdom of three kinds of…

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Finding Good Work — Employee or Volunteer

August 31, 2016 @ 10:00 am
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
Free

Senior residents looking for a volunteer opportunity or a part-time job are invited to a get-together on Wednesday, August 31st at 10 a.m. at the Athens Community Center. The program is presented by the RSVP Volunteer program at COAD, the Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development. Information will be available on on volunteer opportunities in feeding and teaching children, health, exercise, family service in disaster, and many other areas. Plus, a representative of the Work Station will offer information on job…

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September 2016

Solar Co-op Info Session | Appalachian Ohio

September 28, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Free info session to grow a solar buying co-op in Appalachian Ohio -- Starting in Athens, Ohio. Appalachia has long been a source of energy production: coal, oil, gas, and more recently solar and wind. Now, more residents will have the opportunity to produce their own buying power in a clean, cost-effective way. Co-op members will use their group buying power to get a discounted price for solar panels and full installation of a solar system. The buying power of…

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Friends of the Shelter Dogs Volunteer Outreach Meeting

September 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Friends of the Shelter Dogs NEEDS YOU!! Want to learn about our organization and how you can help? Please come meet us on Sept. 29th at 7pm in meeting room B at the Athens Community Center. We really need individuals that can take part in on-going tasks and roles. Come hear what our needs are and if you can be part of a committed team to helping the dogs of Athens County!

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October 2016

3rd Annual Athens Area Fiber Faire

October 1, 2016 @ 10:00 am - October 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
Free

Hello Fiber Friends! We are now in the 3rd year of our growing festival, which will take place from 10am-5pm on Saturday, October 1st and from 12-5pm on Sunday, October 2nd. Our inaugural year was so successful that we had to move to a larger location to offer expanded classroom space, outdoor exhibits, and MORE VENDORS! Once again the Athens Area Fiber Faire will be housed in the Athens Community Center, situated near the intersection of US 33 and US…

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League of Womens Voters Public Forum

October 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

A public forum on the proposed income tax increase for the City of Athens will be held on Tuesday, October 4, at the Athens Public Library.  Mayor Steve Patterson and City Council have put the proposal on the ballot for the general election November 8 as Issue 1. A majority vote will mean the increase on all income earned within the city will go into effect on January 1, 2017.  The present income tax rate is 1.65 percent, and the proposed increase…

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November 2016

Pumpkin Hustle 5K/3K

November 5, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Join Live Healthy Appalachia on Saturday, November 5 for our annual Pumpkin Hustle 5K/3K! What better way to get in shape while taking in some fresh, autumn air! Bring your friends, bring your family, and hustle your way to the finish line for some delicious pumpkin pie smoothies after the race! Prizes will be provided for 1st place male and female 5K finishers. Special gift items from some of our sponsors will also be raffled. We will meet at the Athens…

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March 2017

“Showing Up For The Environment ” with the Sierra Club

March 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

The Appalachian Ohio Group (AOG) of the Sierra Club will be inviting members of the Ohio Sierra Club Chapter to provide a training on how to be effective citizens for climate change and growing clean energy in Ohio. This will be the first of many trainings to be hosted by AOG for SE Ohio activists and advocates of a healthy planet. Come learn about the Ohio legislative process, how-to lobby your legislators, create effective messaging with letters to editors, grassroots…

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CHIP Info Session

March 20, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Be your own best medicine! Many health and weight-loss programs provide information in the hope that you change your habits. CHIP is different. CHIP will help you make long-lasting lifestyle changes by addressing the causes of chronic disease and teaching you to use your own lifestyle as your best medicine. Registration is open for the spring community CHIP class, which will begin in mid-April 2017. If you are interested in learning more about CHIP, please plan to attend this info…

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CHIP Info Session

March 27, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Be your own best medicine! Many health and weight-loss programs provide information in the hope that you change your habits. CHIP is different. CHIP will help you make long-lasting lifestyle changes by addressing the causes of chronic disease and teaching you to use your own lifestyle as your best medicine. Registration is open for the spring community CHIP class, which will begin in mid-April 2017. If you are interested in learning more about CHIP, please plan to attend this info…

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April 2017

CHIP Info Session

April 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

Be your own best medicine! Many health and weight-loss programs provide information in the hope that you change your habits. CHIP is different. CHIP will help you make long-lasting lifestyle changes by addressing the causes of chronic disease and teaching you to use your own lifestyle as your best medicine. Registration is open for the spring community CHIP class, which will begin in mid-April 2017. If you are interested in learning more about CHIP, please plan to attend this info…

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Pregnancy and Baby Fair

April 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

The Birth Circle invites you to an amazing event, where parents new and old can find great family resources. You can talk with healthcare professionals, midwives, doulas, childcare providers, photographers and other local service providers while shopping for local, handcrafted items. We’ll have dozens of vendors with essential goods for the childbearing years, demonstrations, as well as  information about local services. This event is FREE and open to the public. Mark your calendar for a fun-filled day of building community and…

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June 2017

Athens County Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
Free

The global population of people aged 60 years and older will more than double, from 542 million in 1995 to about 1.2 billion in 2025. Around 4 to 6% of elderly people have experienced some form of maltreatment at home. Elder maltreatment can lead to serious physical injuries and long-term psychological consequences.  Elder abuse is a global social issue which affects the health and human rights of millions of older persons around the world, and an issue which deserves our…

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July 2017

Live Roller Derby: Betties & Brews, The Homecoming

July 15, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
$10

Athens Ohio Roller Derby Appalachian Hellbetties all-stars take on Ohio Roller Girls and Silver Bridge Bruisers at Athens Community Center. Beer and Drinks from Jackie O's and Ciderhouse. The Betties are HOME! Please join us as Athens, Ohio's own roller derby team, the Appalachian Hell Betties, host their first home bout in four years at the Athens Community Center on July 15! Watch two well-matched bouts, as your favorite local team skates against OHRD: Green Machine, followed by the Silver…

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August 2017

My Sister’s Paws Sweet Tea Social

August 20, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$35

You are cordially invited to a Southern-inspired affair benefiting My Sister's Paws. Wear your favorite big hat and join us for a fun afternoon of sweet tea, great snacks, libations, raffles, auction items and music. This is sure to be a fun afternoon with friends! My Sister's Paws is a program within the women's shelter program of My Sister's Place in Athens, Ohio. This program will serve clients of the shelter to assist them in keeping their pets safe from…

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CHIP Information Session

August 21, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
Free

What is CHIP? Over 600 people in Athens County have benefited from CHIP, a scientifically proven lifestyle intervention program. Within the first 30 days, CHIP can normalize blood pressure, lower cholesterol and triglycerides, reduce BMI, stabilize fasting blood sugar, and reduce or eliminate some medications. If you are interested in learning more about CHIP, please plan to attend an upcoming information session where you can meet our local CHIP facilitators, Live Healthy Appalachia staff, and CHIP alumni who will be…

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September 2017

4th Annual Athens Area Fiber Faire

September 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - October 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Saturday, September 30th 10am-5pm Sunday, October 1st 12-5pm @ The Athens Community Center 701 East State Street Athens, Oh This year's event will feature adult classes throughout the weekend in knitting, drop spinning, crochet, dying, wool appliqué & needle felting Special guest comedian, Mary Miller of Knitted Knockers Vendors selling supplies & accessories that relate to fiber arts Demonstrations of both contemporary and historic techniques An exhibit of knits for kids & babies A raffle, food vendors, and much more! For…

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November 2017

Athens Red Cross Hometown Heroes Breakfast

November 14, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States

American Red Cross in Athens will host the Hometown Heroes Breakfast on Tuesday November 14, 2017, at 7am at the Athens Community Center. For more information, call the Athens Red Cross at 740-593-5273.  

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February 2018

Senior Tech Fair

February 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Seniors are invited to the Senior Tech Fair to learn the basics of their devices and more (text messages, e-mails, etc.). This is a free service from The Athens Village and United Seniors of Athens. Please bring your personal devices (cellphones, laptops, iPads, etc.) and your questions. Be reminded of how to use those machines, and learn how to use other functions you didn't know about. Friendly student experts will have various demos and “fix- it” stations throughout the four…

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April 2018

Pipeline Pillage: The Appalachian Petrochemical Hub

April 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Free

The Ohio Sierra Club Chapter Executive Director, Jen Miller, will be introducing us to an interactive pipeline map that shows where pipelines might be passing near your home and the Appalachian Petrochemical Hub that is planned for the region. Cost: Free Bring: A dish/or beverage to share and your own utensils. RSVP: https://sierra.secure.force.com/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000001PHgAQAW Learn more at: https://www.sierraclub.org/ohio/pipelines-beyond-dirty-fuels

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The Birth Circle Pregnancy & Baby Fair

April 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Free

The Birth Circle invites area families to meet healthcare professionals, midwives, doulas, childcare providers, and service agencies while shopping for local products and national brands. We’ll have dozens of vendors with essential goods for the childbearing years, children's activities, as well as information about local services. This event is FREE and open to the public. This will be a fun-filled day of building community and exploring local pregnancy, baby, and family resources.

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July 2018

Betties & Brews: Dog Days of Summer Roller Derby Bout

July 14, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$10

On Saturday, July 14. The Appalachian Hell Betties will battle Marietta’s Hades Ladies during Betties & Brews: Dog Days of Summer being held at the Athens Community Center, 701 E. State St. Vendors, food, beer and cider will be available along with a puppy kissing booth to help support New Beginnings Animal Center. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at Brown Paper Tickets. Doors open at 4 p.m.; the bout begins at 5 p.m.

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November 2018

Issue 1 Forum

November 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Ohio’s Issue 1 — which proposes to reduce penalties for crimes of obtaining, possessing and using illegal drugs — is a topic of great debate heading into the November election in Ohio. In order to answer some of the questions about the amendment to the state’s constitution, Athens HOPE is hosting a public forum on Nov. 1 at 6 p.m. at the Athens Community Center in Athens. Stephen Johnson, deputy director for policy at the Ohio Justice & Policy Center,…

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Pay It Forward!

November 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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United Appeal for Athens County is hosting its annual Dinner/Dance campaign kick-off.   The United Appeal is an Athens County based tax-deductible charitable organization that through its partners helps Athens County meet its basic needs.

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March 2019

“Are Bees under Attack?”

March 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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This month’s Athens County Area Beekeeping Association is having a guest speaker, Wade Stiltner, the retiring state apiary inspector for west virginia and a lifelong beekeeper, at our March 21st monthly meeting starting at 7:00 PM.   This will be at the Athens Community Center, 701 East State street in Athens, Ohio . It’ll be in meeting room B and C. The presentation is titled “Are Bees under Attack?”   Learn about the present state of bees and much more…

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April 2019

Community Food Initiatives Member Gathering & Potluck

April 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Join us for the best potluck in Athens County to celebrate another successful year of increasing access to local healthy food! Come one, come all! We have a lot to celebrate this spring! The Community Food Initiatives (CFI) team cordially invites you to an evening of delicious food and fellowship Saturday, April 13, at the Athens Community Center from 6-8pm. We will have a brief member meeting and present our annual awards. Current members, past members, and people interested in…

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Community Food Initiatives Member Gathering & Potluck

April 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Free

Come one, come all! We have a lot to celebrate this spring! The Community Food Initiatives (CFI) team cordially invites you to an evening of delicious food and fellowship Saturday, April 13, at the Athens Community Center from 6-8pm. We will have a brief member meeting and present our annual awards. Current members, past members, and people interested in becoming members are all welcome. Bring a dish to share and see you there!

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15th Annual OhioMeansJobs – Job Fair

April 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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The 15th Annual OhioMeansJobs - Job Fair will be held, Wednesday, April 17th, 10am - 2pm, at the Athens Community Center, 701 E. State Street, Athens, OH.    The event is FREE and open to the public.   The job fair will feature over 70 local and regional employers, educational & training opportunities and apprenticeship programs!   Bring your resume and come dressed to interview!   Employers interested in participating should contact the OhioMeansJobs - Athens County at (740) 797-1405 to reserve a…

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June 2019

BeePorhecary

June 20, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Jeannie is an articulate speaker about products from honeybees Ed Newman 740-541-8232

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July 2019

Brew Week Brawl by Athens Ohio Roller Derby

July 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Athens Ohio's Appalachian Hell Betties take on rival Dayton Ohio's Gem City team in the annual Brew Week bout. Family-friendly event featuring local music, local food by Mauvette's Caribbean Fusion,  local beverages from Jackie O's Brewery, West End Ciderhouse, Maple Lawn Brewery and other local vendors. Follow us on Facebook for updates @AthensOhioRollerDerby. Online tickets available, $10 at the door, kids 10 and under free. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit Passion Works Studio!

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Brew Week Brawl

July 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$10.00

ATHENS OHIO ROLLER DERBY presents BREW WEEK BRAWL! Appalachian Hell Betties vs Lavender Haze Kick off Ohio Brew Week by watching AORD's third annual Betties and Brews roller derby event. This event is family friendly and jam-packed fun for everyone! When: Saturday, July 13, 2019 Location: Athens Community Center 701 E. State St. Athens, OH 45701 Doors open at 4 pm | Game starts at 5 pm Tickets $8 online or $10 at the door Children under 10 FREE Vendors:…

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September 2019

Understanding the Environment

September 8, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Understanding the environment flier

Join the Patton College of Education and the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery in an exciting FREE family event: “Understanding the Environment!” on September 8th, 12-2pm at the Athens Community Center. Visit STEAM stations designed and staffed by Ohio University faculty, graduate students, and OVMoD staff and volunteers. Stations are geared for kids ages 5+ (siblings welcome!) to learn more about the roles of math and science in our lives. Funding for this event provided by a grant from the…

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Athens Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Join us on Saturday, September 28 at the Athens Community Center for the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer’s®! This is our largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! To register your team of walkers today, please visit http://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2019/OH-GreaterCincinnati?fr_id=12894&pg=entry.  

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October 2019

Athens City Council Candidates Forum

October 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Come hear candidates for at-large positions on the Athens City Council participate in a Candidates Forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Athens County. Candidates will give opening statements, and then respond to written questions from the audience. Moderator: Ellsworth Holden.

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STEAM All Around Us

October 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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STEAM All Around Us Flier

We're back again for another collaboration between the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery and the OHIO Patton College of Education Noyce scholars! Join us for a FREE family event: “STEAM All Around Us” on October 19th, 11am-1pm at the Athens Community Center. Visit STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) stations designed and staffed by Ohio University faculty, graduate students, and OVMoD staff and volunteers. Stations are geared for children ages 5+ (siblings welcome!) to learn more about the role…

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Rally for STEM: STEAM All Around Us

October 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Join the Patton College of Education and the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery in exploring "STEAM All Around Us" on October 19. Visit STEAM stations designed and staffed by Ohio University faculty, graduate students, and OVMoD staff and volunteers. Stations are geared for kids ages 5+ (siblings welcome!) to learn more about the roles of math and science in our lives. STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math

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Rollergeist!

October 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$10
Rollergeist flier

Athens Ohio Roller Derby is hosting a double header on October 26, 2019 at the Athens Community Center. Doors open at 11am, first whistle at 12! As always, Kids 10 and under are free! At noon, the Black Diamond Betties will be taking on a new rival from Somerset, KY – Somer City Roller Derby. Following this game, the Appalachian Hell Betties will be taking on another new rival, Rail City Roller Girls from Roanoke, VA.   Local beverages from…

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Rollergeist! Athens Ohio Roller Derby Double Header

October 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$10

Don't miss Athens Ohio Roller Derby's last home game of the season - we are going all out with a double header, Halloween-themed bout, great food and drinks, and excellent entertainment! Costumes are encouraged! Important details: Saturday, October 26 Doors open at 11 am and first whistle is at noon. First game: Black Diamond Betties vs. Somer City Roller Derby (Kentucky) Second game: Appalachian Hell Betties vs. Rail City Roller Derby (Virginia) Athens Community Center 701 E. State St., Athens,…

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January 2020

UpBEAT (B.e E.ducated and A.ctive T.ogether) Singing Group

January 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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The UpBEAT Singing Group meets the third Friday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Athens Community Center in Multipurpose Room C. We continue to sing songs from A Reader’s Digest Songbook: Remembering the ‘50s. Come and join us and help choose next month’s new song selections. UpBEAT members are encouraged to bring their voices and listening ears to share in singing together. If you have a talent to share, instruments are welcome! The UpBEAT Singing Group meets the…

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ACEnet to hold community forum concerning Athens Farmers Market Relocation

January 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Athens, Ohio. In September 2019, the Project for Public Spaces and ACEnet held a public workshop to discuss potential uses for a new community space located on the Community Center property. To gather additional community input, ACEnet will be hosting a drop in style forum on January 23rd from 6-8 pm at the Athens Community Center Room BC. Please plan to stop by and share your input on this new community space.    For more information please contact ACENet’s Madelyn…

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Tech Fair for Seniors

January 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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FREE TECHNOLOGY FAIR This event is provided for seniors who would like assistance with their laptops, iPads, cell phones, etc. Ohio University students volunteer this service in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Community Center, Room B, 11am-2pm Please bring your own charged devices

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February 2020

Pickleball New Player Clinic

February 16, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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A court at the Athens Community Center is set up for Pickleball

Greg LaVelle, USA Pickleball Association District Ambassador for Southern Ohio, will be conducting a New Player clinic on Sunday, February 16th from noon to 1:00 p.m. The clinic will be held at the Athens Community Center (ACC) and is free for ACC and SilverSneakers Members or $5 for an ACC day pass. The clinic is for individuals age 16+. RSVP by emailing cindy@athensbaf.org Visit pickleball.athensbaf.org for more information about pickleball and places to play in Athens, Ohio.

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Inclusive Science Day

February 23, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Inclusive Science Day flier

Inclusive Science Day - a FREE event where we celebrate science for all! Join the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery in this collaboration with the Ohio University NSTA (National Science Teachers Association) with lots of fun learning opportunities designed by future teachers and museum staff. Questions? Contact director@ovmod.org.

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March 2020

Last Day to Register for Unified Recreational Basketball League

March 8, 2020
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$20.00
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ALL ABILITIES LEAGUE! BEGINNERS TO SEASONED PLAYERS! Registration:  January 6th to March 8th. At the Athens Community Center. When:  Practices--March 17th to April 16th, Tuesdays and Thursdays at either 5:30 pm or 6:30 pm (1 hour per night) Who: Co-Ed 16 years old and up What: Unified Basketball joins people with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team.**A simple principle inspires it: training together and playing together is a quick path to friendship and understanding. Join the fun! **Practices first two weeks of the…

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Superhero and Princess Ball

March 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$8.00

Join us for an afternoon of dancing  and crafts with your favorite princesses and superheroes! They will be signing autograph books and taking photos with the children. Tickets are $8 (2 years old and under are free)

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October 2020

“Pup”kin Walk

October 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$15
Puppy

Join us for a socially-distanced "Pup"Kin Walk, which allows you and your furry friend to enjoy a healthy, active walk. All dog participants will receive free home-made dog treats and a festive bandanna! We will have three separate entrances, to ensure that social distancing is upheld at: Athens Community Center Eclipse Hocking College No dog? No worries! Just come and walk. We are going to have a paw-some time! All dogs must be on a leash.

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