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The library will begin holiday hours on December 18. The building will close at 6 p.m. through the new year, resuming normal hours on 1/2/18. The library will closed for the holiday on December 24, 25, & 26, as well as New Year’s Day. No items are due these days.

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It’s hard enough to shop for all your family and friends this holiday season. Come to this Adultish Holiday Craft Crawl for some fun and easy DIY gifts. We’ll paint wineglasses, make bath salts, sugar scrubs, and more! We’ll be crafting the night away on December 15 from 6-8 p.m.

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This month we’re screening two holiday films to get you excited for the season. On December 3 at 2 p.m. we’re showing Frank Capra’s holiday classic, It’s a Wonderful Life. On December 22 at 3 p.m. we’re showing an all ages, feel good film…Snow Buddies! Both screenings are all ages

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Join us for a little holiday cheer! The library will be hosting a tasting of wine, beer, and cider in preparation for the holidays. We’ll cover food and snack pairings with each beverage, and even throw in some holiday survival tips . Due to the nature of this program, only

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Are you an adult that wants your own library programs? We are launching a new initiative this fall, called Adultish. Full of programs for those over the age of 18, we’ll have events planned with your needs in mind. October will see a special costume construction party, with ideas and

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We’ll be meeting at Roots on October 18th at 6 P.M. Our theme is scary stories, so any creepy graphic novel is good to read. We’ll have food and giveaways, so bring your friends! This club is free and open to the public. Adult themes are discussed, so ages 18+

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GPL Cinema has two showings for the month of October! Ghostbusters on October 6 at 6:30 p.m. and Halloweentown on October 13 at 4 p.m. We’ll have popcorn for snacking, as usual! These screenings are free and open to the public. Discretion is advised for Ghostbusters, but Halloweentown is all

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Graphic Novel Book Club will be back at Roots Bistro on September 20 at 6 p.m. to talk about what we’re reading! We don’t have a theme this month, so read whatever you would like. This book club is adult oriented and will be discussing adult themes using appropriate language.

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The Graphic Novel Book Club is ready with another installment for August. We’ll meet at Roots Bistro on August 16 from 6-7 p.m. In honor of August being the back to school month, we’re reading junior graphic novels this month! Any graphic novel aimed at the middle school crowd would

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The library has partnered with the Georgetown Parks and Recreation department to bring you Star Wars! We’ll be screening Star Wars: The Force Awakens in the San Gabriel Park soccer fields on September 16 at 6:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or a comfy chair. We’ll have fun pre-show crafts and

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It’s been a great summer here at the GPL, and to celebrate the end of summer reading, we’re hosting a summer film festival! This month we’re also going to see a partial solar eclipse, so we’re showing some out of this world space movies. We’ve got Lilo & Stitch, Space

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The Georgetown Public Library is excited to offer a great new service: texting! Text us at 512.686.7247 and we can help you with your account, reference questions, or more! Need to know if you can get a study room?Want to know if you can place the next season of Game

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Seton Medical Center in Round Rock is offering FREE health checkups on July 29, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Seton Medical Center Williamson (201 Seton Parkway, Round Rock). These health checkups are completely free, and you need no insurance. These health checks will cover medical care for adults and

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We’re back with another Graphic Novel Book Club at Roots Bistro on July 19 at 6 p.m. We’ll have food, giveaways, and talk about what we’ve read this month. The theme for July is adaptations, so any classic book that has been adapted to the graphic novel format is welcome!

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Kids News

Preschool Storytime Regular storytimes take place September through mid May, on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 (for toddlers) and 10:30 a.m.(for age 3 and older). There is a  storytime on Fridays at 10:30 for all ages. Tuesdays at 9:30 there is a lapsit storytime session for children younger than 12

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Are you an adult who loves graphic novels and wants to talk about them? Come to our Graphic Novel Book Club at Roots Bistro on June 21 at 6 p.m.! We’ll have free appetizers and library staff on hand to get the discussion started. This book club has no required

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As part of the Georgetown Public Library’s participation in the Family Place Libraries program, the Library is developing a brand new Parenting Collection! This Parenting Collection will offer books and other materials about child development, early learning, and parenting skills. We want to build a collection that truly supports our

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This September, the library becomes a maker space! We’re celebrating all things DIY and creative with events for all ages. September 10th at 1 p.m. we have a tween program with Minute to Make It-solve engineering challenges with creativity under a timed deadline. Sign up at the kid’s desk! Ages

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We’ve got to acknowledge the elephant in the room…we’re having a Zootopia screening! August 19th at 2 PM. Blow off the last of your summer steam before school starts with the GPL, popcorn, and Zootopia! This screening is FREE, all ages, and open to the public.

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It’s happening! The end of summer reading is here. Come to the San Gabriel Community Center in the park this Tuesday the 26th at 10:30 AM. We’ll have carnival games, refreshments, and maybe even dunk Ms. Bethni in a dunk tank. The winner of the iPad mini drawing will also

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Calling all film buffs, aficionados, and popcorn lovers! We’re starting a new series of film screenings at the library, aptly titled GPL Cinema. Screenings are free and open to the public, taking place on Friday nights throughout the summer and fall at 6:30 PM. On August 5th, we’ll start off

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[toggles class=”yourcustomclass”] [toggle title=”Hours & Help” class=”in”] Tax season has arrived at the GPL! We’ve got free help and some limited forms to help you get your taxes done. Please note, not all forms are available in the library. No instructional booklets were available this year in hard copy, but the

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Mariokart for TWEENS Sept. 26th
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This weekend, the GPL will be taken over by the fastest drivers this town has ever seen.   We’ve got a MarioKart Tournament for TWEENS (ages 9-12) this Saturday, September 26th at 1-3 PM! Then, we have a TEEN (ages 12-18) tournament from 3-5 PM. We’ll have pit crews (Ms.

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Are you a pop culture omnivore? Do you have a pop culture obsession?  Does pop culture rule your world? The library is proud to present our newest event…Fandomonium! A mini comic convention for all ages. This event is free and open to the public. Bust out those costumes and come dressed

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Wired Wednesday is cancelled today. We’ll be back next Wednesday, ready to help you troubleshoot all your technology at 3 PM! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the library at 512.930.3551.

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The library will be closed for staff training February 27th. No items will be due this day. The outdoor book drop on the 9th street side will be open for returning any items. The online catalog will be available to renew or reserve any items. We’ll be open again bright

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It’s that time of year again! Tax season. We’ve got free help and some limited forms to help you get your taxes done. Please note, not all forms are available in the library this year. No instructional booklets were available this year in hard copy, but the library has made one

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