800 S.Redwood Ave., Kountze, Texas

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Welcome visitors!

Kountze Public Library is located in the middle of the Big Thicket, tucked away in Kountze, Texas with resources that reach around the world.

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A Department of the City of Kountze, Texas
Member of Texas State Library & CTLS, Inc.

"Creating Lifelong Readers and Learners"
Thanksgiving Holiday
The Library will close at noon on
Wednesday, Nov. 25 and be closed
Nov 26, 27 & 28. Regular hours will resume
on November 30.

Friends Fundraiser--
Duck Lap Quilt & Matching Pillow
 drawing will be December 1.
Proceeds benefit the library.
Call 409 246-2826 for details.

The Santa's Are Coming to KPL!

The Santa's will be at Kountze Public Library
on Saturday, December 5 from 10-11AM.
All kids & their families are welcome to come
and meet them. Children will receive a free book.
Although the library will not be taking pictures,
parents are encouraged to take photos
of their kids with Mr. & Mrs. Claus.

   Over Drive Link

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  Drivers Tests      

  For motorcycle, automobile & CDL. These are permit practice tests only.           
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 Public access computers shut down 15 minutes prior
to closing times. When it is time for the software to
close, staff cannot extend time. Please have all items
checked out 15 minutes before library closing times.


  Kountze Public Library is a department
of the City of Kountze, Texas.
 Member of Texas State Library & CTLS, Inc.
 Over Drive access available through
Piney Woods Digital Consortium 
Participant in Navigator Interlibrary Loan


Kountze Woman's Club Kountze Public Library Advisory Board
Friends of Kountze Public Library Little Miss Kountze Pageant

  Thanks to the Foundation for
Texas for funding two new
HP Slate 21"
Touchscreen computers
for the
Children's Section of the Library.




Thanks to Entergy for grants totaling $1,400
for Collection Development
in 2015.
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Kountze Public Library has received the
2015 James L. Love Award for $500
for the purchase library materials.
Kountze Public Library has received an Edge Initiative
in the amount of $646.62 from Texas State Library
& Archives Commission. The Edge Initiative is a national
coalition of leading library and local government organizations
funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and led by the

Urban Libraries Council.        


TexShare Database LogoTry these databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more. 
Ask a librarian for login info.
                         (409) 246-2826

                            Be sure to follow Kountze Public Library on Facebook,
             Twitter, Pinterest and Goodreads!

          eShelf & Research - Work and research from the office
          or from home.


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