Members in the News
ATHENS, Ga. – The Athens-Clarke County Library announces its newest art exhibit, We Are All Makers, featuring works by Lyndon House staff. The exhibit opens Sunday, Dec. 11, and will be on view in the library’s second floor Bogue Gallery through Feb. 12. An opening reception with a panel discussion will take place Sunday, Dec. 11, at 3:00 pm. Each of the eight artists featured in We Are All Makers works at The Lyndon House Arts Center. The community arts center is staffed by artists. Yes, they are in
ATHENS, Ga. – Looking for a way to relax this busy season? Stop by the Athens-Clarke County Library to enjoy holiday crafts! The library offers crafting opportunities for all ages throughout December. The library’s children’s department hosts a “Holiday Crafts from Around the World” craft fair all month long. Each week, stop by the children’s area to make a new craft project and learn about other countries’ holiday traditions. Reflecting, Sharing, Learning and Athens-Clarke County Library present a
UGA Hockey Returns For Their Last Set of Indoor GamesATHENS, Ga. – The UGA Ice Dawgs are back and will return for their final set of indoor games at Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center this December.Don’t miss Athens’ favorite hockey team as they hit the ice against the Kennesaw State University Owls on Thursday, December 1st. The puck doesn’t drop until 7:00 p.m. but arrive early to grab a cup of hot chocolate and take a stroll through the facility to admire the holiday decor.Join us on Friday, December
Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Member, Peter Stoddard of Rotary E-Club of the South, speaks on Lewis Grizzard and the museum dedicated to him in his hometown of Moreland, GA. Watch the video here.
As the Innovation District moves forward and the entrepreneurship ecosystem continues to thrive at UGA, we want to make sure that our programs are truly inclusive and represent the diversity of our campus and Athens-Clarke County community. To facilitate this goal, a focused Innovation Bootcamp program is in its fourth year of delivering tailored training in order to equip attendees with the key skills needed for success in an innovative, entrepreneurial environment. We are excited about the impact our
Athens, Ga. – Christy Thomason, RN, BSN, a registered nurse specializing in placing IVs and other procedures requiring access to a blood vessel, has received St. Mary’s systemwide DAISY Award for Nursing Excellence. Thomason was nominated by the wife of a patient. The couple had been traveling when he was struck by a medical emergency. As they struggled with his illness far from home, Thomason was a highly skilled, compassionate and comforting presence in their hour of need. “She always came into the
September 2022 (Athens, GA). Tyler Laak joins Coldwell Banker Upchurch Realty as a licensed REALTOR® in residential properties. Laak is a native of the Oconee County area and still resides in the area. He has experience working in customer service and retail sales at The Home Depot. Most recently, Laak passed the real estate exam, and is now a licensed REALTOR® with Coldwell Banker Upchurch Realty. He is dedicating himself full-time to his new career and his clients and is excited to help them with the