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Monday, November 24

3 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

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

    Open Playtime

    Children ages 1–3 and their caregivers can come play with toys and meet friends. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    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.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.

Wednesday, November 26

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Preschool & Toddler Storytime

    Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, November 27

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, November 29

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Kids' Matinee

    The Polar Express is about a young boy who doesn't believe in Santa and takes a train ride to the North Pole. Popcorn and drinks provided.

Monday, December 1

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.

  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Trouble in Toyland Puppet Show

    It's Christmas Eve, but the elves are on strike, Santa has lost his laugh and Rudolph has a runny nose in this holiday puppet show. 

Tuesday, December 2

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    3:15–4:15 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Read to Rover

    Reading aloud to a dog creates a relaxed, non-judgmental environment that helps kids develop their reading skills and builds confidence. Register for a 15-minutes session. Grades K-5.

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    Dec. 2 & 9, 10–11 a.m. $3–8. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Holiday Ceramics

    Parents and children can make gifts for family members or to decorate homes. Registration required. Register by Nov. 28.

Wednesday, December 3

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Preschool & Toddler Storytime

    Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, December 4

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Bishop Park

    Fantastic Fridays

    (Gym) Various obstacle courses and activities for ages 10 months–4 years and their parents. Call to register. Fridays, 10–11:30 a.m. $5. 706-613-3589

  • Lay Park

    10 a.m. $9-14. 706-613-3596

    Wiggle, Giggle & Go

    Enjoy games, crafts, and snacks with your pre-K tot. Ages 2-3. Registration required.

Saturday, December 6

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Camp Kiwanis, Danielsville

    9–11 a.m. $10 (children), $5 (adult). 706-795-2098

    Breakfast with Santa

    Children can work in the Elves' Workshop to make a take-home craft and have a chat on Santa's lap. Photography opportunities will be available. Space is limited and registration is required.

  • Memorial Park

    9–9:45 a.m. or 10-10:45 a.m. $5-8. 706-613-3580

    Breakfast with Santa

    Eat breakfast, get a photo with jolly old St. Nick, make crafts and participate in holiday-themed activities. All ages. Register by Dec. 3.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    11 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! bikeathens344@gmail.com

    Kids Bike Safety

    In this drop-in rodeo, kids ride through a bike challenge that teaches skills such as stopping and starting, avoiding obstacles and navigation. Ages 5–12.

Monday, December 8

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.

Tuesday, December 9

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, December 10

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Preschool & Toddler Storytime

    Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.

  • Oconee County Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Anime Club Holiday Party

    Watch some anime and manga, listen to J-Pop music, eat Japanese snacks and share fan art. Ages 11–18.

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    10 a.m. $2, $5 (non-residents). www.athensclarkecounty.com/holidayevents

    Mommy and Me Holiday Tea

    Toddlers and their mothers are invited to enjoy peppermint tea, holiday brunch refreshments, storytime and a craft at this tea party.

Thursday, December 11

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Bishop Park

    Fantastic Fridays

    (Gym) Various obstacle courses and activities for ages 10 months–4 years and their parents. Call to register. Fridays, 10–11:30 a.m. $5. 706-613-3589

Saturday, December 13

1 event

Kidstuff

Monday, December 15

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.

Wednesday, December 17

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Preschool & Toddler Storytime

    Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.

Monday, December 22

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.

Wednesday, December 24

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Preschool & Toddler Storytime

    Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.