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Athens Library's 'Get Library Carded' Campaign

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September is Library Card Sign Up Month and [as the month winds down the Athens Regional Library is continuing to encourage area residents to get carded. The facility is joining with the American Library Association and libraries nationwide participating in the Get Library Carded campaign. Organizers say a library card supports academic achievement and lifelong learning. Rhiannon Eades is public information officer for the library. Eades says several area businesses are participating during the month by providing discounts and promotions to library card holders.
In addition, prizes will be awarded at the end of the month for those who get new cards, renew their old cards, or visit a participating location to fill out an entry form.
You can find out more by visiting the library’s website.

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!