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

  • Tue Apr 24, 1-3 pm, Athens Wellbeing Project “Deep Dive” Analyses, Wright Hall (UGA Health campus), free & open to all but space is limited, information & registration at 
  • Wed Apr 25, 3:30 pm, FC-CIS Health & Wellness Strategic Action Team, Clarke County Health Dept Skylight Room (repeats fourth Wednesday)
  • Thu, Apr 26, 8 am, FC-CIS Board of Directors meeting, Synovus Bank (downtown)
  • Tue May, 9:30 am, Bethel Stakeholders, Bethel community room (repeats first Tuesday)
  • Mon May 7, 12 noon-1 pm, FC-CIS Neighborhood Leaders meeting, Athens Community Career Academy Heritage Room
  • Wed May 9, 3:30 pm, FC-CIS Early Care & Learning Strategic Action Team/E3Z Birth to 8 Team, ELC
  • Thu May 10, 8 am, FC-CIS Safety & Community Stability Strategic Action Team, Clarke County DFCS (repeats second Thursday) 
  • Fri May 11, 9:30-11 am, FC-CIS Interagency & Community meeting, ACC Library (repeats second Friday)
  • Mon May 14, 5-6:30 pm, Graduation Celebration for students served by our site coordinators, Ga Museum of Art; Contact the office if you’re interested in a sponsorship 
  • Wed May 16, 3 pm, FLiP (Family Literacy Partners) meeting, ACC Library Storytime Room
  • Thu May 17, 3:30 pm, CPAW (Community Prevention Alliance Workgroup – underage drinking prevention)new location this month: Classic City High School
  • 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)
  • Wed Apr 18, 4-5:30 pm. Camp DIVE planning meeting, Clarke Middle School BullDawg Room
  • Mon Apr 23, 8am-4 pm, Athens Opioid Summit, Classic Center, Advantage Behavioral Health Systems et al, Classic Center, free but registration required,
  • Mon Apr 23, 6:30 pm, Mayoral candidates forum hosted by Libertarian Party, Transmetropolitan, 145 E. Clayton Street
  • Tue Apr 24, Second Chances” Lunch & Learn, support for persons who were formerly incarcerated, RSVP by April 17 to or 706-613-3155
  • Tue Apr 24, 6:30-8 pm, Mayoral Candidates Debate, hosted by Athens-Clarke County Library in the auditorium
  • Wed Apr 25, 5 pm, A conversation on Harper Lee with author Wayne Flynt and Atlanta History Center President Sheffield Hale, hosted by The Willson Center in the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries Auditorium
  • Thu Apr 26, 9am, Pinwheels for Prevention of Child Abuse, Prevent Child Abuse Athens, Clarke County DFCS
  • Thu. Apr 26, 6 pm Youth Academy Mayoral Candidates Forum, sponsored by In Touch Management Group, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Kappa League, ACC Library
  • Fri Apr 27, 11am-1pm, Maternal & Child Health Providers Fair, ACC Library, info:
  • Tue May 1,  10am-12 noon, “Preparing for Transition from High School,” Parent to Parent Workshop, free, ACC Library, for more info contact CCSD Parent Mentor Jerolee Oschack at 706-546-7721 or
  • Tue May 1, 5:30-7:30 pm, Office of Early Learning Family Literacy Fair, including community resource tables, ELC
  • Tue May 1, 7 pm, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense, Unitarian Universalist Church, Rambling Road (corner of Timothy Road), Athens
  • Wed May 2, 11:30am-1pm, Latin American Association Launch Luncheon, RSVP by April 24th to
  • Wed May 2, 7 pm, Mothers Dream Quilt opening reception, Moms Demand Action, ACC Library
  • Thu May 3, 8:30 am, Chamber Education Committee, presentation tbd, Athens Area Chamber of Commerce (repeats first Thursday)
  • Thu May 3, 6 pm, Board of Education work session, Athens Community Career Academy Media Center
  • Fri May 4, 8am-12noon, Board Governance training with Kristina Jaskyte-Bahr (UGA), hosted by United Way at the Piedmont Athens Oconee Health Campus, free but register at
  • May 5 (10 am into the night) & 6 (1 pm into the evening), Athens Human Rights Festival, College Square (downtown Athens),
  • Tue May 8, 5:30 pm, Board of Education budget hearingAlps Elementary School
  • Thu May 10, 6 pm, Board of Education business meeting, Athens Community Career Academy Media Center [regular meeting is second Thursday at 6 pm]
  • Tue Apr 17, 4:30 pm, Board of Education Government Relations Committee – legislative delegation invited, Heritage Room in the Career Academy
  • Tue May 15, 5:30 pm, Board of Education budget hearingGaines Elementary School
  • Thu May 17, 3 pm, Domestic Violence Task Force, Clarke County Courthouse
  • Wed May 23, 5:30 pm, Board of Education budget hearingAthens Community Career Academy (H. T. Edwards Building 1)


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, Home in 5 (foster home orientations & trainings)