Stop by the Nicholson Public Library and meet PuRL, Piedmont Regional Library System’s Pop-Up Rolling Library, from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 25.

"PuRL is turning 1," library manager Rhonda O'Keefe states. "Stop by and check out this fabulous addition to our Piedmont family and grab a goodie bag,"

Registration for the Summer Reading Program also begins on May 25th.

PuRL will be at the library on Tuesday May 25th from 3-5 PM.

Nicholson Public Library is kicking off their annual Summer Reading Program on Thursday, May 27, at 10:30 a.m .with Foxfire Woods and Farm. Foxfire Woods and Farm are bringing some of their delightful animal babies for the children to pet and learn about. This event is free and open to all ages. It will be held on the grounds of the Nicholson Public Library.


The Nicholson Public Library has user friendly Mobile Hotspots available for checkout. The Mobile Hotspot can provide wireless internet access for up to 10 devices. Jackson County Pines Library card holders 18 and over can check out the hotspot. This program enables students without internet help with their homework and projects. Patrons can also have access to the library’s electronic resources.


Lady Sherri offers a weekly "Enchanted Storytime." Every Monday on the Harold S. Swindle Public Facebook page, Lady Sherri reads a story and makes a craft based on the book. Those who are interested can drop by the library and pick up a take and make craft.

Ms. Irma offers Spanish Storytime.


Services offered at the library includes:

•Libby is Piedmont Regional Libraries app for e-books, e-magazines and audiobooks. Through Libby, patrons can listen or read their favorite books for free. Choose from hundreds of titles in a variety of genres. Libby is easy to use, stop by the library or go to to find out more about this awesome digital resource.

•Stop by the library and check out one of our Georgia State Parks and Historic Site passes. The pass will enable you to park free of charge at any one of over 100 parks. For more information, visit

•Atlanta Zoo passes are once again available at the library. Stop by and watch the Atlanta Zoo DVD and one of our staff members will issue you a voucher good for three free admissions. The pass is valid Mondays through Fridays, only. The pass is redeemable for up to four weeks from the issue date. You must present the pass and your PINES library card. Contact the zoo by phone 404-624-9453 or visit the following webpage for more information. Know Before You Visit—

•The library offers printing, copying and faxing for a nominal fee. Scanning is free of charge. If you need Wi-Fi, it is available even when the library is closed. No password is required to use it free in our parking lot.

•The library is Passport Acceptance Agency with trained and certified agents by The U.S. Department of State available to initiate and “execute” passport services. Call today and book an appointment or visit for more information.

The Nicholson Public Library hours of operation are as follows: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fridays from 10 a.m.t o 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The library is located at 5466 U.S. Highway 441 South Nicholson. For more information, call 706 757-3577 or visit, or Facebook (Harold S. Swindle Public Library).


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