Event Passes

The Community Ticket Pass is a new library material loan program. When checked out and used to purchase tickets to an Alliance performance, the Pass is good for up to four (4) free admissions/tickets.

Patrons check out the Pass and use the code on the Pass to purchase tickets at  alliancetheatre.org.

  • Patrons check out the Pass and use the code on the Pass to purchase tickets at alliance theatre.org. The promo code is entered before selecting the desired performance date on the Alliance Theatre website and should be entered in the right-hand corner of the screen.
  • Tickets for performances are available on a first come, first serve basis. Available tickets will be displayed as “Library Pass Tickets” on the ticketing webpage.
  • The Community Ticket Pass MUST be presented at the Alliance Theatre along with the tickets to the performance.
  • NOTE: Patrons using the Community Pass must use their pass during the circulation period and can only book tickets for an Alliance production up to fourteen (14) days from the checkout date. Patrons cannot check out the pass today and book tickets to performance later than the 14 day circulation period.
  • Limit of one (1) performance per checkout.
  • The Pass is valid for productions on the Hertz or Coca-Cola stages ONLY.
  • The pass may not be used for other performances, classes, camps, programming, or events.
  • Tickets for performances are available on a first come, first serve basis.

The Farm Passport features over 90 farms included in Georgia Farm Bureau’s Certified Farm Markets program, which was created to help people discover where their food comes from, meet the farm families who grew the food, and create lasting memories with loved ones as they travel the state.

Passports are available at your local library and at participating farms. You can also download the Passport here and print at home. 

Read More about the Farm Bureau Farm Passport.

The Georgia State Parks and Historic Site ParkPasses consists of a hanging tag that allows free parking at all of Georgia’s state parks and historic sites as well as the Historic Site Family Pass that allows two (2) free admissions into any of Georgia’s historic sites.

Other important things to remember about the Georgia State ParkPass and Historic Sites Pass:

  • The Family Pass admits two (2) free.
  • The ParkPass and Historic Site Family Pass may only be checked out once every four months per family.
  • The Historic Site Family Pass may only be used once per day, per site, per family.

Everyone is encouraged to visit the Start Park Pass Alert page before visiting any state park.

And don’t forget that Discovery Backpacks are also available to checkout along with the ParkPass.  The backpacks can hold all your gear and also has binoculars and three foldouts, weatherproof guides: Georgia’s Trees; Georgia’s Wildlife; Georgia’s Trees and Wildflowers.

The Parks and Sites post daily educational videos on their social media as well updates and Did You Know style facts.

The Go Fish Education Center is located in Perry, near the Georgia National Fairgrounds, just a few turns off I-75.

At the Center, Georgians may purchase a fishing license and fish in a fully stocked pond, explore the freshwater aquarium featuring six of Georgia’s regional aquatic habitats, tour their hatchery that keeps rivers statewide stocked and flourishing with native fish species, or partake in wildlife conservation awareness classes.

It is the mission the Center to provide Georgians access to educational opportunities regarding the abundance of freshwater aquatic life in our state’s many creeks, rivers, and lakes.

The Family Pass allows up to four (4) free admissions to the Center. The Family Pass may only be checked out by a family once every six months. The Center reserves the right to deny entry to patrons who continually check out the Pass.

Visit https://gofisheducationcenter.com for more information

When checked out and taken to the CNC, the Family Pass is good for four (4) free admissions to the Center.

The Family Pass is for general admission only and is not valid for special events or exhibits.

The Family Pass may be used during the CNC’s normal operating hours.

Pass holders MUST bring the CNC Family Pass they checked out from your library and a photo ID to the Center on the day of their visit.

Families may only check out the Pass once every four months. The Chattahoochee Nature Center reserves the right to limit the Pass to one use per family per day.

For more important information about visits, please check the Plan Your Visit page on CNC’s website.

The Macon Museum Pass admits up to four (4) people to the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, Museum of Arts and Sciences, and Tubman Museum.

The Family Pass is for general admission only and is not valid for special events or exhibits.

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame is open to the public for limited hours (Thurs – Sat, 10 AM – 3 PM).

The Tubman Museum is open to public for limited hours (Tues, Thurs, and Sat 10 AM – 3 PM)

The Museum of Arts and Sciences is open for regular hours but please note that admission will be limited for certain events

Learn More about the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame
Learn more about the Museum of Arts and Science
Learn about the Tubman Museum

Public libraries in Georgia receive a special discount code through the Georgia Aquarium. It provides reduced prices on admissions and special animal encounters.

To access discounts please use the link below. Discount shows when you check out.


  • Georgia Aquarium no longer requires our guests to wear a mask during their visit. If you are feeling ill, please stay home.
  • Tickets need to be purchased in advance of your visit. Your visit will begin at the arrival time you select. You will have a 1-hour grace period to enter the building from your selected arrival time. Please arrive on time.
  • Tickets are a single price regardless of age or arrival time.  Children aged 2 and under are free and do not require admission tickets.
  • There are no refunds for purchased tickets. Date changes can be made up to 24 hours prior to the date of the reservation for a minimal processing fee per ticket. Date changes are not allowed after the date of the ticket.
  • Guests make reservations for our Dolphin Presentation and Sea Lion Presentation shows on the day of their visit. Access is included with your admission to the Aquarium.

Visit www.georgiaaquarium.org/ for more information.

The Zoo Atlanta partnership started in February 2011 as a way to provide access to the Zoo for those who may normally not have that opportunity as well as put a focus on educational outreach and awareness for the Zoo’s commitment to preservation and conservation.

For more information visit https://zooatlanta.org/tickets/library-pass-program/

  • The pass receipt is redeemable Monday through Friday only.
  • The pass is redeemable for three (3) free admissions.
  • The pass is redeemable four weeks (28 days) from the date the pass was issued.
  • The Zoo Ticket prices vary based on entry date. This new structure gives guests the opportunity to plan a visit on the day that best accommodates their budget and schedule. The further in advance you purchase tickets, the more you’re likely to save! Learn more about plan-ahead pricing.
  • The Zoo is allowing walk-up admissions for patrons using the Library Pass Receipt.
  • Please visit the Know Before You Visit page.
  • Patrons are only allowed to check out the DVD once per year per household.
  • Admission is free for Military and children under 3 years old. College students get a discount! Read more about tickets.

The Zoo Atlanta 2023 blackout dates are:

  • April 3-7
  • May 29
  • July 4
  • September 4
  • October 9
  • November 23
  • December 25

Passport to Puppetry

The purpose of this pass is to raise awareness of the Center for Puppetry Arts’ diverse educational and creative programs and the art of puppetry while allowing Georgians to visit for free or reduced cost. 

The Passport admits four (4) people to the World of Puppetry Museum OR a receive a 25% discount on an All-Inclusive Ticket.

By using the code LIBRARY, patrons may pre-purchase their All-Inclusive ticket online in advance of their visit at www.puppet.org/buy-tickets.

An All-Inclusive ticket is for one (1) person and includes:  a Family Series Performance, a Create-A-Puppet Workshop, and the admission to the Museum. 

Learn more about discounts.

Set in the heart of Emory’s Atlanta campus, the Michael C. Carlos Museum is a dynamic, interdisciplinary center for the study of art and culture, with collections from Africa; ancient Egypt, Nubia, and the Near East; ancient Greece and Rome; the Indigenous Americas; and South Asia; as well as American and European Works on Paper.

When checked out, the Pass is taken to the Michael C. Carlos Museum on the Emory University campus where it allows up to six (6) free admissions to the museum. Children must be accompanied by parents.

The Family Pass is general admission only and cannot be used for other museum offers such as renting the audio tour or special exhibits or special programming.

For more information, please visit Georgia Public Libraries Family Pass.

The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum family pass is good for four (4) free admissions to the museum.

The Breman Museum is open for visits Wednesday – Friday and Sunday from 11 AM – 4 PM.

The Family Pass is for general admission only and is not valid for special events or exhibits.

Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University is free and open to the public 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Parking is also free unless otherwise stated.

Based on guidance from the University System of Georgia (USG), masks are encouraged based on individual preference and assessment of personal risk.

Visit historymuseum.kennesaw.edu for more information.

Killawatt Meters Loan Program

Checkout the meter, take it home, then plug in your appliances and electronic devices into the meter instead of the wall outlet.

You’ll be shown how many killowatts hours (kWh) that particular appliance or electronic device uses, whether it is switched on, running, idle, or in stand-by mode.

The Kill-A-Watt meter can help you save on your electric bills.  This service is available to all Georgia Libraries through a partnership with the a Georgia Environmental Finance Authority.