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Help us improve! We want to build a library that best serves our community, and we can’t do that without your feedback. Fill out our community survey to tell us what works and what does not by clicking the link below. Thank you for helping us be the “best little

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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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Drop off your stuffed animal at the library for a fun overnight adventure.  Join us the next morning for a light breakfast, slideshow, and to pick up your friend.  Follow the fun all night long via Facebook at facebook.com/GeorgetownTexasLibrary For more information contact Children’s Librarian Bethni King at 512.930.3551 or bethni.king@georgetown.org Drop

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Mario fans ages 9 – 12, it’s time to bring Mario Kart to life at the Library Saturday February 4, 2017 at 1 pm. Work in teams to build your cart, and then run the relay race through the Mario Kart-themed obstacle course. Compete to win prizes! Registration is required.

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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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Congratulations to Levi!  He is the winner of the Summer Reading  Program grand prize.  Good job Levi.  Keep on reading.

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Celebrate the beloved Dr. Seuss with a puppet show, crafts, and treats.  All Ages. For more information contact the library at 512.930.3623 or email Children’s Librarian Bethni King at bethni.king@georgetown.org

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Evening and Saturday storytimes are happening! Tuesday evenings April 12 and May 24 at 6:30 pm.  Saturdays April 30 and May 14 at 11:00 am.  Storytime for children ages 0-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs and a simple craft project. For more information call the library at 512.930.3551

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              Tweens ages 9-12 battle it out Super Smash Bros. style!  Saturday April 16 at 1 pm.  Drinks and snacks provided.  Registration required.  Sign up at the Children’s Desk. For more information call the library at 512.930.3551.

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  That glorious time of year is almost here- Spring Break!  We have lots of fun things planned at the library this week. Art Day – Tuesday March 15 from 10am-12pm Drop by and explore your artistic side.  Color outside with sidewalk chalk.  Make a giant birthday card for the

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Welcome to Equestria! Celebrate all things My Little Pony. Saturday February 27, 2016 at 1 pm.  Design your own pony, Rainbow Dash races, watch episodes, get a cutie mark. Snacks and drinks served. Ages 9-12. For more information contact the library at 512.930.3551

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Drop off your stuffed animal at the library for a fun overnight adventure.  Join us the next morning for a light breakfast, slideshow, and to pick up your friend.  Follow the fun all night long via Facebook at facebook.com/GeorgetownTexasLibrary For more information contact Children’s Librarian Bethni King at 512.930.3551 or bethni.king@georgetown.org Drop

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Come to Santa’s Science Workshop.  Experiment with Lego Robotics kits and Little Bits magnetic circuits.  Build Christmas lights and make a robot kick a snowball!  Snacks and hot chocolate will be served. Ages 9-12.  Registration is required.  Sign up at the Children’s Desk. For more information call 512.930.3551 or email

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Tis the season for the annual Georgetown Public Library Gingerbread House Contest.  Bring us your most festive culinary creations to display in the library lobby. You can build your masterpiece all by yourself or you can build it with friends or your whole family. You can build from scratch or you

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Ever wonder what it’s like to be in a real life video game? Brave the Super Mario Obstacle Course on Saturday November 21 at 1 pm and find out! Tweens ages 9-12. Snacks and drinks provided. Registration is required. Call or stop by the Children’s Desk to register 512.930.3623

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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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We have had an overwhelming response to summer reading so far! Record breaking crowds have been having a blast at our events every Tuesday. While we love to see you guys having fun, we need to keep your safety in mind. Going forward, we will be issuing tickets for Tuesday

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Kids can read to a Fur-Ever Friend!  The R.E.A.D. dog  program allows new readers to practice their reading skills with cute, friendly dogs.  The dogs are good listeners and love having children read to them. Dogs are at the library nearly every Saturday from 12-2 pm year round.  Reservations are strongly

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Seed Day for the Tween Garden Club. Start our Spring garden, harvest carrots, make crafts and have treats. Wear clothes you can get dirty. Ages 9-12 For more information call the library at 512.30.3551

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Come play with us on International Tabletop Day.  We will provide board games, refreshments and fun.  Have a game you want to share?  Bring it!  There will be games for all ages and abilities.

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Spring Break is almost here and we have a lot of fun things planned!  There are programs for kids, tweens and teens. Let winter go with us and enjoy a Frozen Sing-a-Long party.  Next we kick off a year long celebration leading up to the Georgetown Public Library’s 50th anniversary

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Drop off your stuffed animal at the library for a fun overnight adventure.  Join us the next morning for a light breakfast, slideshow, and to pick up your friend.  Follow the fun all night long via Facebook at facebook.com/GeorgetownTexasLibrary Drop off – Friday February 6  All Day Pick Up – Saturday February 7

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Saturday January 24 at 2 pm celebrate Harry Potter with Quidditch tryouts, trivia, potions, crafts and treats. Ages 9-12  Registration is required.  To register call or visit the Children’s Desk at 512.930.3623

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All aboard the Polar Express! Friday December 5, 2014 at 6 pm. Wear your pajamas and join us for this classic holiday story including a visit from Santa Claus, food and crafts. All ages. For more information contact Children’s Librarian Bethni King at 512.931.7716 or 512.930.3551 or bethni.king@georgetown.org

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Break out your culinary and decorating skills – It’s time for the annual Gingerbread Extravaganza!   You can build your masterpiece all by yourself or you can build it with friends or your whole family. You can build from scratch or you can buy a kit and add your own creative embellishments.

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Saturday December 13, 2014 at 1 pm.  Come be merry and sing your favorite songs! Make a craft to keep or give as a gift while you wait for your turn. Food and drinks provided. Free and open to kids ages 9-12. For more information contact Children’s Librarian Bethni King

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The Georgetown Noon Lions will be providing free Kid Sight Vision Screening at the library on Thursday October 23 from 9 am to 1 pm for children ages 6 months to 6 years.  The screening checks for near sightedness, far sightedness, and issues leading to lazy eye.  Screenings are done by

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Trick or Treat!  How about both at the Kid’s Halloween Party on Friday October 24, 2014  from 6-8 pm.  The evening’s tricks include a puppet show with not so spooky stories and treats of crafts, munchies and drinks.   Costumes are encouraged.  Free family fun.  For more information contact Children’s Librarian

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It’s a night filled with scary stories, crafts, and ghoulish treats.  Tweens ages 9-12.  Friday October 17 at 6 pm.  You’re not afraid are you? For more information contact Children’s Librarian Bethni King at Bethni.King@georgetown.org or 512.931.7716  or call the library at 512.930.3551.

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