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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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Creative Georgetown is an event for everyone who has an interest in the arts in Georgetown—whether you have attended one play or acted in many, taken in an exhibit at the art center or taken a painting class, enjoyed a historical downtown tour or stumbled upon a concert on the Square, you

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    This January and February, Georgetown Public Library renews its partnership with Courageous Conversations of Georgetown, TX to host a series of moderated conversations about race and social justice.  The conversations will use the three-volume graphic memoir March, by Congressman John Lewis, as a basis for discussions modeled on the

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We’re starting a book club just for teens! Come to learn about book club, play games, eat pizza and take home a free book! Teen Book Club will meet one Thursday a month at 5:30 pm to celebrate books and book lovers. This is an informal book club, so you

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City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. There is no solid waste or recycling collection on Thanksgiving Day (details below). City facilities and offices closed November 24 – 25 include the following: Animal Shelter,

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An estimated 43.5 million caregivers provide care to a family member or friend age 50 or older. Caregiving for an elder with dementia or Alzheimer’s can be especially challenging. The Georgetown Public Library has gathered some resources to help support caregivers of older adults. The Elder Care Collection is located on the second

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The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s Hill Country Authors Series features author Karan Mahajan on Wednesday, November 2 at 2 p.m. at the library. Doors open at 1:30 pm. Mahajan will speak about his second novel The Association of Small Bombs, which was released in March and was recently

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