Old Book Sale May 1 – 3

Get ready! The Houston County Friends of the Library Old Book Sale is fast approaching. The sale takes place May 1-3 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry, Ga.

Download Directions Here!!

If you have unwanted books, drop them off at your local library today!

We are also seeking volunteers to staff this event – if you are interested, please contact a Houston County Public Library.

See you there!

Upcoming Events


Go Fish passes

We are pleased to announce that our Go Fish passes have now arrived at all three branches.  By checking out the Go Fish pass at your local library, you gain free admission for 4 individuals (regardless of age).  Below are just a few of the many things you can do at the Go Fish facility:

  • See freshwater aquariums featuring trout, largemouth bass and more…
  • Explore underwater habitats from mountain streams to black water swamps
  • View aquatic wildlife, including live alligators and turtles
  • Catch fish in the stocked pond
  • Try out the interactive shooting room
  • Get ‘Reel Tips’ on how and where to fish
  • Enjoy a walk on the nature trail
Go Fish is located in Perry, Georgia and is open three days a week to the public (Friday and Saturday 9A.M. – 5P.M. and Sunday 1P.M. – 5 P.M.).  To learn more about Go Fish, please visit the following website:
To check out the Go Fish pass please ask for it at the circulation desk.

Test Prep with LearningExpress

We have a new online database for our patrons to use: LearningExpress! Take practice exams for the SAT, GRE, GED, ASVAB, etc. Plus, download some ebooks to help prep yourself for your exam. All you need is your library card!

Click on the Online Resources tab to access LearningExpress today.

Click HERE to read the article 13WMAZ wrote about the Houston County Public Library System getting LearningExpress Library.