All meetings are free and open to the public (except benefits, conferences, etc.).
Check various on-line calendars — a list with links is at the bottom of this page — for additional listings.


FC-CIS Sponsored or Co-sponsored Meetings and Events:

The Early Learning Center or ELC (H. T. Edwards Building 2) is 440 Dearing Extension (intersection of West Hancock & Dearing Extension) in Athens

  • Thu Dec 14, 8 a.m., FC-CIS Board of Directors meeting, Athens First Bank (downtown) [regular meetings fourth Thu every other month, 8-9:30 am, AFB]
  • Fri Dec 15, 12:30 pm, FC-CIS Trauma-Informed Community Steering Committee, ECL Room 201 
  • Mon Dec 18, 12 noon, FC-CIS Neighborhood Leaders, location to be determined
  • Dec 25-Jan 1, FC-CIS offices closed
  • Tue Jan 2, 9:30 am, regular scheduled meeting of Bethel Stakeholderscheck back to confirm, Bethel community room 
  • Thu Jan 4, 8 am, FC-CIS Safety & Community Stability Strategic Action Team, Clarke DFCS
  • Mon Jan 9, 12 noon, FC-CIS Neighborhood Leaders, Athens Community Career Academy Heritage Room
  • Wed Jan 10, 3:30 pm, FC-CIS Early Care & Learning Strategic Action Team/E3Z Birth to 8 Team, ELC
  • Fri Jan 12, 9:30-11 am, FC-CIS Interagency & Community meeting: NE Health District Director Claude Burnett will present on Chronic Disease Prevention, ACC Library [regular meetings second Friday each month, 9:30 am, ACC Library] 
  • Wed Jan 17, 1-4:30 pm, FLiP (Family Literacy Partners) planning session, ACC Library
  • Wed Jan 27, 3:30 pm, FC-CIS Health & Wellness Strategic Action Team, Clarke County Health Department
  • Save the Date! Sat Mar 3, Changing the Picture for Athens Children Awards Dinner details to be confirmed
  • From partners & others:

  • Child Welfare Training Collaborative free trainings on trauma, toxic stress, and brain development; CEUs available, cwtc.gsu.ed (click on calendar, then click on workshop)
  • Thu Dec 14, 6 pm, Board of Education business meeting, Athens Community Career Academy (HT Edwards Bldg 1) [regular meetings second Thursday at 6 pm, Career Academy atrium]
  • Fri Dec 15, 8 am, workshop on public presentations, Athens Area Community Foundation, $10, preregistration required (Dec 8 workshop sold out)
  • Tue Dec 19, last day of school (CCSD) before winter break
  • Tue Dec 19, 4:30 pm, Board of Education Government Relations Committee meeting with state legislative delegation, Heritage Room, Athens Community Career Academy
  • Wed Jan 3, CCSD classes resume
  • Thu Jan 4, Board of Education Work Session, 6 pm, Athens Community Career Academy Media Center [regular meeting is first Thursday at 6 pm]
  • Fri Jan 12, 8 am-12 noon, United Way training on Volunteer Recruitment & Management, Oconee campus of Piedmont/ARMC
  • Thu Jan 18, 8:30 am, Chamber Education Committee, Chamber of Commerce
  • Jan 26-27, Wilbanks Child Exploitation Conference, $40 attorneys, $20 non-attorneys, UGA folks free,


Other calendars:  Clarke County School District, The Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, Online Athens/Athens Banner Herald, Flagpole, Athens-Clarke County Library, Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services, Athens-Clarke County Visitors Bureau, Athens-Oconee Parent Magazine, University of Georgia, Athens Macaroni Kid, Athens-Clarke County Unified Government, Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center, St. Mary’s Health System