February 21 – Parent Support Group

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The Plains Public Library, 14 South Plains Road, The Plains

Wednesday, February 21, 2018     6 pm-7 pm

The Athens County Prosecutor’s Office is offering an open dialogue support group for parents of children fighting drug or alcohol addiction. Call the Athens County Prosecutor’s Office, 740-592-3208, for more information on this program.


February 21 – 2018 Tree & Wildlife Packet Sale Orders Due

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Athens Soil and Water Conservation District, 69 S Plains Rd, The Plains until February 21, 2018.

Order forms are available at www.athensswcd.org or at the office. Questions: call 740-797-96861.

February 22 – Architects of the Athens Asylum

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Southeast Ohio History Center, 24 West State Street, Athens

Thursday, February 22, 2018        6 pm-7:30 pm

Tom O’Grady will present the genius of the architects of the Athens Asylum: Levi Scofield and Herman Haerlin. Visit http://athenshistory.org/ for details.

February 20-March 27 – Savvy Caregiver Training

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OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, Lower Level Rm 10, 55 Hospital Dr, Athens  Tuesdays, February 20-March 27, 2018    1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Twelve hour training provided over six weeks for people who care for a family member with dementia.

Visit https://www.alz.org/wv/in_my_community_education.asp for details.

Call 800-272-3900 or email wvinfo@alz.org to register.

February 19 – My First 5K Information Sessions

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OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, Lower Level Room 8, 55 Hospital Drive, Athens Monday, February 19, 2018    12 noon

Ohio Valley Running Company, 20 Station Street, Athens                              Monday, February 19, 2018    6 pm

Training Sessions will be Mondays 6 pm-7 pm beginning March 5, 2018 at OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, 55 Hospital Drive, Athens.

Race Day will be Saturday, April 21, 2018 during OhioHealth O’Bleness Race for a Reason.

To register, visit www.livehealthyappalachia.org, call 740-856-6100, or email adrienne@livehealthyappalachia.org.

February 18 – Inclusive Science Day

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Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street, Athens

Sunday, February 18, 2018    2 pm-4 pm

Free! The Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery, in partnership with OU’s National Science Teachers Association (OUNSTA) and Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC), present an Inclusive Science Day: making science accessible to all learners with and without special needs.

For more details, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/333721520449733/.

February 14 – Ohio Loves Transit Day

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Athens Public Transit will celebrate “Ohio Loves Transit Day” on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 with free rides for all riders on all routes. All line schedules and routes are listed at www.athenstransit.org/full-map-and-schedule.


Also, Go Bus will be offering $2.00 off bus fare on February 5-15, 2018. Visit www.RideGoBus.com for details or to purchase tickets. Use promo code GBLUV2.

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