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Join us on May 19th at 10:30 AM for a special interactive concert sponsored by the Georgetown Festival of the Arts! We’ll have an interactive concert that tells the story of Jack, his beanstalk, and the land of giants! We’ll follow the concert with fun crafts. This event is all

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Join us on May 12 for a truly INCONCEIVABLE quote along to the Princess Bride! We’ll have crafts, props, and a photo booth. Activities will start at 6:30 p.m., with the film to follow at 7 p.m. Costumes are encouraged! This event is free and open to all ages.

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The library will be closed on Sunday, April 16 for Easter. Regular hours will resume Monday, April 17. If you wish to return items while we’re closed you may do so at the drive-through book drop located on the 9th Street side of the building.

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Battle it out Super Smash Bros. style!  Join us on Saturday, April 29 at 3 pm for a Super Smash Bros. tournament. There will be prizes, and snacks. Open to teens ages 12-18. No sign-up is necessary; just show up on the 29th at 3. Drinks and snacks will be

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Tweens ages 9-12 battle it out Super Smash Bros. style!  Saturday April 29 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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Congregation Havurah Shalom and the Georgetown Public Library will mark Holocaust Remembrance Day on Sunday, April 23, with a screening and moderated discussion of the documentary film “Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War.” “Defying the Nazis” tells the story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife.

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An Evening in Paris fundraiser would not be possible without the following sponsors: Author level sponsors: Joanne Harrah | Robert Berryman & Troy Johnson Editor level sponsors: Carolyn Halloway | Dr. Stephen & Ernestine Brown | Jerry & Ann Pearson Paul Ranney & Joy Morrison | Dr. Carlos Verdonk and

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GPL Cinema is screening two hits in April: Chocolat and Moana! To celebrate our joint fundraiser with the Assistance League on April 8, we’re screening the French-set Chocolat on April 7 at 6:30 p.m. Desserts and coffee will be available. Parental discretion is advised for this film, however it is

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Teen Book Club will meet Thursday, March 23 at 5:30 pm in the Friends Room (218) upstairs at the Library. This is an informal book club, so you don’t have to read a specific title! Come prepared to gab about what you’re reading lately. What are you loving (or hating)?!

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Spring Break is full of fun at the library. Monday March 13 10:30 am- Magician Rodney Rash will perform Tuesday March 14 10:30 am – Big Truck Petting Zoo See live and up close some big trucks from various City of Georgetown departments such as a firetruck, police car, street

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Get ready for an epic battle of dark vs. light at the library on Friday, March 17th! A NERF battle, that is! Meet upstairs at 3 pm to make your own lightsaber and enjoy snacks. Then we’ll head outside for the Nerf action! The library will provide Nerf guns and

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Tweens (ages 9-12) chefs, show off your culinary talents at the Library on Friday, March 17th, at 1pm. Compete as a team to create the very best snacks and desserts. We provide the ingredients, and it’s up to you to mash, toast, and chop your way to victory! Registration is

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The library is a great place to view art, and we are currently accepting proposals from artists and art organizations for new exhibits in 2018! Proposals will be accepted through May 15, and applicants will be notified by June 1. About 1,000 people per day pass through the library’s doors,

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The Georgetown Public Library and Assistance League of Georgetown Area will host its first “An Evening in Paris” fundraiser Saturday, April 8 from 6-8 p.m. in the library. The event will feature live music by jazz quartet Art & Candy as well as raffle items, including an oil painting and

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  Teen Book Club will meet Thursday, February 23 at 5:30 pm in the Friends Room (218) upstairs at the Library. This is an informal book club, so you don’t have to read a specific title! Come prepared to gab about what you’re reading lately. What are you loving (or

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Join the 4H Mentor Up teens for Wired Wednesday today, February 15.  3:30-4:30 is one-on-one tech assistance; 4:30-5 the Mentor Up teens will teach a class on using Facebook.  

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It’s time for the ninth annual Read It Forward adventure to begin. Once again, Georgetown ISD middle schools partner with the Georgetown Public Library and the Sun City Kiwanis Club to offer this exciting community reading challenge. Read It Forward is open to students in grades 6-8. Read one, two,

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Our wonderful tax volunteers are back! See times above to receive free tax assistance. Please be sure to bring previous returns, an accessible email address, and a text enabled phone.

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Georgetown Public Library and the Assistance League of Georgetown are pleased to announce our first joint fundraiser. An Evening in Paris will take place from 6-8 pm on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in the library. Tickets are now on sale at the library for $50 each. This partnership formed after

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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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