September 25 & 28 – Dreamland Book Discussion and Roundtable

25 Sep

2017 09 25 28 ACPL Dreamland

Nelsonville Public Library, Nelsonville                  Monday, September 25 6 pm
Glouster Public Library, Glouster                    Thursday, September 28 5:30 pm

Book discussions and roundtables for sharing thoughts and personal experiences based on the book by Sam Quinones who will visit Athens County October 11-13. The book, Dreamland: The Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic, is available at libraries for check out.


September 25 – Webinar: Aging-in-place, Community and Choice

25 Sep

Ohio University, Irvine Hall 199, Athens
Monday, September 25, 2017        5 pm

Webinar with Dr. Atul Gawande. Free of charge and open to the public.

September 25 – Sustainable Business Social: Networking & Resource Fair

25 Sep

Eclipse Company Store, 11309 Jackson Drive, The Plains
Monday, September 25, 2017                         5:30 pm-8 pm

Rural Action and Upgrade Ohio are offering a complimentary dinner, networking, and resources to improve the sustainability of your business. Visit for more details.

September 23 – Pay It Forward

20 Sep

2017 09 23 Pay It Forward PDF

Athens Community Center, 701 East State Street, Athens
Saturday, September 23 starting at 6 pm

United Appeal for Athens County’s fund raising and friend raising event will include dinner, music, door prizes, silent auction, and fun! Tickets are $20 per person, 2 tickets for $35, or 6 tickets for $100 in advance; $25 per person at the door. For more information, visit or email

September 23 – Give Recovery a Chance

20 Sep

2017 09 23 Give Recovery a Chance

The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane, Athens
Saturday, September 23, 2017                        6 pm-8 pm

A benefit for the John W. Clem Recovery House. Silent auction, entertainment, raffle, refreshments.

RSVP on Facebook at or call 740-593-3797 extension 2 for more information.

September 23 – Wild Weekend Discovery: Move Over Rover

20 Sep

Wayne National Forest Headquarters, located off State Route 33 between Nelsonville and The Plains

Saturday, September 23, 2017      10 am-11 am

Move Over Rover is an activity from Project Wild that teaches children about diverse ecosystems and the animals that live there. Free and designed for children preschool through fifth grade. Space is limited to twenty children – please pre-register by calling (740) 753-0542.

September 20 – Cause an Effect

18 Sep

2017 09 20 Cause An Effect

Chipotle Mexican Grill, 41 South Court Street, Athens

Wednesday, September 20, 2017         4 pm-8 pm

Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone, or tell the cashier you are supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Southeast Ohio Food Bank.