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.
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.
Meal Collection Sites For ALL Pike County Students Announced.
Beginning on Monday, March 30, meals will be available to ALL Pike County Students. Meal collection will occur at Pike Elementary and Pike Middle beginning at 5:00 p.m. and ending at 6:30 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday, including the week designated as Spring Break. If the first letter of your last name begins with A-L, your pick-up location is Pike Elementary. If the first letter of your last name begins with M-Z, your pick-up location is Pike Middle. Households with multiple last names may pick a site. You are not required to pick-up at multiple locations.
Meal Pick-up Site Maps and Directions
Please follow the traffic flow for your assigned location: A-L Pike Elementary and M-Z Pike Middle. Out of an abundance of caution, the staff will not be able to hand you meal bags. Once you pull up and stop at the designated meal pick-up point, please tell the staff how many children need meals. Bags wil be placed on the ground beside your station. Quickly exit your vehicle and retrieve them. Please maintain 6 feet from any person.
Pike Elementary Pike Middle
J. Joel Edwards Library
7077 U.S. Hwy 19
Zebulon, GA 30295
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.