Preschool Story
Times @ Your Library

Library Story Times are held each day of the week at 10:30 a.m. at our five branches.

Story Times include storytelling, music and crafts. Click here to see each week's theme.


Holiday Happenings in Hancock County

There are plenty of holiday events this year in Hancock County. There's Snowflakes and Sugar Plums on December 6, with the world's largest rocking horse, a Christmas parade, a snow maze and much more. Click here to see a list of all holiday events.

Magnolia provides access to databases

Magnolia provides Mississippi residents with access to electronic databases through their local public library. With Magnolia, you can do all types of research using Mississippi's statewide collection of online databases. Click here to access Magnolia. If you are asked for a library username, please enter magn1090.


Library Closing for Thanksgiving

All branches of the Hancock County Library System will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Can you take a few moments to take our survey?

By taking our 2014 Computer Use Survey, you will provide us with input to assist us in determining what services we need to improve. Just click here to take the survey.

20th Annual Holiday Tree Gala is December 7

Our 20th Annual Holiday Tree Gala will be Sunday, Dec. 7 from 1-4 p.m. An enchanting display of more than 50 trees will decorate the library. Santa will be on hand to hear children's wishes. The Old Town Ukelele Children's Chorus and the South Hancock Elementary Children's Choir will provide holiday music. Click here to see all our holiday events.