Public Library Pass Programs

Don't miss out on some of the greatest opportunities Georgia Public Library Service has to offer.  

Visit your local public library to learn more about these library pass programs and to check them out with your PINES library card. 

*Passes are non-holdable and can only be checked out if available.  Passes are in a limited quantity so please check the catalog or call your local library to find out about availability.

Link to official website for Georgia Department of Natural Resources | State Parks & Historic Sites

Historic Site Family Pass & Georgia State Park Parking Pass

Georgia State Parks Discovery Backpack Loan Program

Georgia State Parks Discovery Backpack tag

Georgia State Parks Pass Library Program

Status:  Trails, campsites, cabins open to the public for use. Visitors and education centers are closed. People wishing to visit overnight need to make reservations online.

BEFORE MAKING ANY VISITS TO PARKS OR HISTORIC SITE PLEASE VISIT THE COVID-19 ALERT PAGE.

Parks Pass Packet Includes:

  • Georgia State Park Parking Pass
  • Historic Site Family Pass

The Park Pass Packet checks out for one week with one renewal.

Georgia State Parks Parking Pass

  • Waives the $5.00 required parking fee for a single, non-commercial vehicle.

Historic Site Family Pass

  • Up to 2 visitors in possession of this pass will be admitted at no charge to any historic site operated by Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites.
  • Pass holders may be required to show identification.
  • Pass holders are subject to all site rules and regulations.
  • For a complete listing of all locations with descriptions, hours of operation and events, visit GeorgiaStateParks.org

Georgia State Parks Discovery Backpack

This item may be checked out separately or in conjunction with the Georgia State Park Pass Packet.

This item checks out for one week with one renewal.

Contains:

  • Backpack
  • Binoculars
  • Bird Pamphlet
  • Wildlife Pamphlet
  • Trees/Flowers Pamphlet

Please be aware that any loss or damage to the backpack or its contents will result in a replacement fee of $75.00.

Center for Puppetry Arts Georgia Public Libraries Passport to Puppetry

Center for Puppetry Arts

Status:  Closed to the public

The Family Pass for this museum is currently not in circulation and may not be checked out. If your family has a pass checked out it will not be valid at this time and we ask that you return it to your nearest PINES library.  

More Information

 

Go Fish Education Center - Family Pass -- Learn More!

Go Fish Education Center

Status: Open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Only allowing ten (10) visitors into Center building at a time. All tactile activities are closed.

Library Loan Program - Family Pass

ADMIT UP TO FOUR (4) VISITORS *FREE* TO THE GO FISH CENTER

Pass holders may be required to show identification.
Pass holders are subject to all state rules and regulations.

More Information

https://gofisheducationcenter.com/
Phone: (478) 988-6701

Chattahoochee Nature Center Georgia Public Library Service Family Pass -- Learn More!

Chattahoochee Nature Center

Status: Currently Closed

Tentatively, May 18th the Nature Center reopened for CNC members with a reopening to the general public on May 25th. These dates are subject to change and we recommend checking out their website for more information. 

The Family Pass for the CNC is currently not in circulation and may not be checked out. If your family has a pass checked out, it will not be valid at this time and we ask that you return it to your nearest PINES library.

More Information

William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Georgia Public Library Service Family Pass -- Learn More!

William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum

Status: Closed to the Public

The website for the Breman Museum is full of resources on Jewish heritage. We recommend accessing the museum's Archived Events to watch videos or read more of their events. The Breman Museum is participating in ATL Museum at Home. Many of Atlanta's top museums have joined together to provide free virtual experiences to the community. 

The Family Pass for this museum is currently not in circulation and may not be checked out. If your family has a pass checked out it will not be valid at this time and we ask that you return it to your nearest PINES library.

More Information

http://TheBreman.org
Phone: (678) 222-3700

Link to official Zoo Atlanta website

Zoo Atlanta Library Pass Program

Update: This pass program is currently on hold until further notice - the Zoo is currently not accepting passes.
READ MORE HERE

Step 1. Check out the Zoo Atlanta DVD from your local public library

Check out and watch the Zoo Atlanta DVD to learn about the history of Zoo Atlanta.

DVD is checked out on a first-come, first-served basis
Officially, the DVD is unable to be placed on hold through the catalog
DVD checks out for one (1) week with no renewals

Step 2. Return the Zoo Atlanta DVD (In-Person)

Return the Zoo Atlanta DVD to the lending library in-person to receive a Zoo Atlanta Pass

Zoo Atlanta DVD must be returned on time (not past the due date)
Only one pass allowed per household per year
Pass must be presented at Zoo Atlanta within 2 weeks (14 days)
Pass is valid for the free entry of up to four (4) people into Zoo Atlanta

More Information

https://zooatlanta.org
Phone: (404) 624-5600
 Zoo Atlanta Library Pass FAQ

Michael C. Carlos Museum on Emory Campus

Status:  Closed to the public

The Family Pass for this museum is currently not in circulation and may not be checked out. If your family has a pass checked out it will not be valid at this time and we ask that you return it to your nearest PINES library.

Website: carlos.emory.edu


Macon Museum Pass
(Georgia Sports Hall of Fame/Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences/Tubman Museum)

Status:  All closed the public

The Family Pass for these museums is currently not in circulation and may not be checked out. If your family has a pass checked out it will not be valid at this time and we ask that you return it to your nearest PINES library.

Websites:  georgiasportshalloffame.com
                    masmacon.org
                    tubmanmuseum.com