Library

J. Joel Edwards Public Library

  • The J. Joel Edwards Library is a branch of the Flint River Regional Library System. It is under the umbrella of PINES (Public Information Network for Electronic Services). Patrons have access to books from over 200 libraries in the PINES system.

       
    We now have Free Public Wi-Fi internet access.

     
    MEMBERSHIP

     

    To obtain a PINES card, simply present identification with your current address. There is no charge for membership. Children must be at least 5 years of age and able to write their first and last names in order to become a member. A parent or guardian must be present and sign the application form.

     

    USE OF LIBRARY SERVICES

     

    Patrons must have a library card to check out books, CDs and tapes or to use the computers. Unpaid fines of $10 or more or failure to return overdue books may result in suspension of privileges.

    A parent or guardian must accompany children ages 9 or younger at all times. Please pick up unaccompanied older children prior to closing time.

     

    SERVICES AND PROGRAMS

     

    COMPUTERS - Ten public access computers are available for members at no charge provided a PINES card is presented. Patrons ages 18 and younger must have written parental consent to use the Internet, and children age 9 or younger must be supervised.

     

    COPIES - There is a charge of 20 cents per page for copies.

     

    GENEALOGY - A genealogy room is available with cemetery records, reference books on Georgia, etc.

     

    READING LISTS - AR reading lists are available for Pike primary, elementary, and middle schools students. Tests can only be taken at school.

     

    VACATION READING PROGRAM - A Vacation Reading Program is offered for preschool children and students through age 16. Participants keep up with hours read and can attend various programs that encourage summer reading.

School Announcements

  • Georgia Milestones

    Testing will begin Tuesday, April 13 following the schedule posted below.  Please plan all appointments accordingly, as we cannot interrupt testing to check-out students.

     

    6th Grade

    Tuesday, April 13 - Thursday, April 15:  6th ELA

    Monday, April 19 - Tuesday, April 20:  6th Math

    7th Grade

    Wednesday, April 20 - Friday, April 21:  7th ELA

    Monday, April 26 - Tuesday, April 27:  7th Math

    8th Grade

    Wednesday, April 28 - Friday, April 30:  8th ELA

    Monday, May 3 - Tuesday, May 4:  8th Math

    Wednesday, May 5:  8th Science and Physical Science EOC

    Thursday, May 6:  8th Social Studies

    Monday, May 10 - Tuesday, May 11:  Algebra 1 EOC

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  •  PC to DC 2021

    PC to DC 2021

     

    Please click the link below to view the PowerPoint for information regarding the Washington, D.C. Trip for rising seventh and eighth graders fall of 2021.

    DC Trip 2021 Parent Information

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  • Interested in being a substitute?  

    Just fill out an application online at www.pike.k12.ga.us.  Look under the "Job Listings" tab.  You must attend Sub Training to be eligible.  Cost is $40.  Training is held at Griffin RESA 770-229-3247.  Three hour training from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

     

     

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Library Hours

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday

    11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


    Tuesday, Thursday

    10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


    Saturday

     11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


    Sunday 

    Closed

Library Contact

  • Library Manager:  Rosemary Bunn

    7077 Highway 19 South
    PO Box 574
    Zebulon, GA  30295

    (770) 567-2014