Leisure Services

  1. ACCGov Leisure Services to Re-Open Select Parks

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the reopening of select locations including Ben Burton, Memorial, and Walker Parks (formerly Trail Creek Park) on Monday, May 18. Sandy Creek Park will open Tuesday, May 19. Read on...
  2. Trail Creek Park Renamed Virginia Callaway-Cofer Walker Park

    Leisure Services announces that Trail Creek Park will now be known as Virginia Callaway-Cofer Walker Park. The park was renamed in honor of this community leader for her service to Athens-Clarke County and her extensive involvement in civic organizations. Read on...
  3. ACCGov Leisure Services Event Update

    All Leisure Services sponsored classes, events, programs, and rentals are cancelled until further notice. Read on...
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Mission Statement:  We build a healthier and more livable community by providing opportunities to learn, create, and play in quality parks, programs, and facilities that are valued by our citizens.

Program Accommodation: The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department offers Therapeutic Recreation programs, services, and activities that are accessible to all individuals with disabilities. Leisure Services supports and encourages opportunities for inclusion in all programs. Adaptive programs are available to provide individuals with disabilities a modified experience for recreational success.  If you would like to participate and need accommodation, please call 706-613-3602.