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Look at all the fun things happening at the library this week! Kids This week we welcome Mad Science on Tuesday June 20 at 10:30 am. A Mad Scientist brings science experiments and lots of fun to the library.  Best for ages 5+ Tickets are required.  Due to limited space, FREE tickets for each

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Kids This week we have music and fun with Mr. Bus Driver Man Sir & Her.  All Ages. Tickets are required.  Due to limited space, FREE tickets for each performance will be issued beginning at 9:30 am the day of the performance.  First come, first served. Groups:  Every program is super packed

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Kids This week we welcome Elizabeth Kahura on Tuesday June 6 at 10:30 am.  Through music, stories, and audience participation the dynamic Elizabeth Kahura shares the feeling and culture of Africa.  Best for kids ages 5+ Tickets are required.  Due to limited space, FREE tickets for each performance will be

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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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Please join us on Friday, June 2, at 3 pm to kick off the 2017 Teen Summer Reading Program with laser tag! Enjoy pizza and an ice cream sundae bar, play games, win prizes, and learn all about the Summer Reading Program. This event will take place in the meeting

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The WOW!mobile will be out of service Monday, 5/29 through Thursday, 6/1 for maintenance. Regular WOW!mobile services will resume Monday, June 5. If you just can’t wait to get your hands on some library materials until that beautiful bus returns, stop by the library! We’ll also have fun and FREE

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Teens aged 12-18 are invited to participate in the Georgetown Public Library’s “Build a Better World” Reading Challenge during summer 2017. It’s easy: keep track of your reading this summer and be entered to win one of four awesome gift baskets: Art Geek, Book Lover, Music Lover, or Random Awesomeness.

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Celebrate the end  of the school year with a very special “book tasting” on Thursday, May 18 at 5:30 pm. Learn about new titles and enjoy delicious snacks. This will be the last Teen Book Club meeting of the school year. We’ll take a break for the summer, and then

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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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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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