Nail Art for Tweens and Teens

Calling all tweens aged 9-12 to join us on Feb. 10 at 1 p.m. for a dazzling Nail Art Extravaganza! Let your creativity shine as we explore fabulous nail designs together. It’s the perfect blend of style and fun!

But wait, the party doesn’t stop there! Teens, it’s your turn at 3 p.m. on the same day to unleash your inner artist. Join us for a cool and trendy nail event designed just for you. Bring your friends and let’s discover vibrant nail art magic.

Supplies and space are limited. For this program late arrivals and groups over 5 tweens/teens cannot be accommodated. To maintain hygiene swatch sticks will be used, no nails will be painted in this program.

Tweens ages 9-12: Feb. 10 at 1 p.m.

Teens ages 12-18: Feb. 10 at 3 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public. If you have any questions, reach out to the Library at 512-930-3551.

Tax Help at the Library

Tax Help at the Library

Free tax help from AARP is at the Library this tax season, starting on Feb. 3 through April 15. Sessions will be on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

1040 tax forms are available in the Library lobby and select schedules are available at the circulation desk. Please ask at the desk if you need assistance printing a specific form.

  • Wednesdays 9:30 A.M. to 3:45 P.M., By appointment only (schedule here)
  • Saturdays 9:30 A.M. to 3:45 P.M., By appointment (schedule here), and Walk-In Service, first come, first served. Walk-In service is limited, please make an appointment if at all possible.
  • An unstaffed telephone line is available at 512 – 686 – 8571.. Please leave a voicemail and AARP volunteers will get back to you.

For a list of other area locations, visit the Williamson County AARP website.

Please bring these forms and review this checklist of important items to bring, which includes:

  • Government issued photo ID for all adults on your return
  • A social security card for everyone on your return
  • 2022 and 2021 tax return and any paperwork (W-2,1099, etc.)

Logo for AARP foundation Tax-Aide

GPL World Cinema: American Symphony

GPL World Cinema screens films with diverse casts and settings from around the world.  On February 14 at 6:30 p.m. the Library is screening American Symphony.

Musician Jon Batiste sets out to compose a symphony. Then his life partner, author Suleika Jaouad, learns that her cancer is back. This documentary is a portrait of two artists at a crossroads and a meditation on art, love and the creative process.

2023. 1 hr 43 min. Unrated.

GPL World Cinema screenings are for adults ages 18+, and are free and open to the public. Screenings are always played with captions or subtitles. If you have any questions, please reach out to the Library at 512.930.3551.


Adultish: Cultivating Culinary Mushrooms

This March join Austin Davenport at the Georgetown Public Library on March 1 at 7 p.m. Austin will be teaching us how to grow gourmet, culinary mushrooms. This presentation is perfect for beginners or those who would like to really dial in their at home mushroom production.

We are currently in the midst of the Central Texas mushroom growing season so join us for some magical mycology.

Central Texas Mycological Society will be bringing blocks for registrants. Supplies are limited and registration is required to receive a block. Register here. Registration opens Feb. 16. 

If you’re just interested in learning how to cultivate culinary mushrooms-please come attend! No registration required for attendance only. Must attend program to pick up mushroom block. For ages 18+. One block per household. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and close at 7:15 p.m. This event will run until after 8 p.m.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Library at 512.930.3551.

Reduce Stress with Mindfulness

A six part series that serves as an introduction to mindfulness. Learn to promote your own wellness while cultivating a practice that includes skills that you can use anytime, anywhere. This series is best taken in order, but is not required. 

These sessions run on Tuesdays starting January 30 through March 5, from 10-11 a.m. at the Library. This series is for adults ages 18+. Registration is required. Supplies are limited.

Jan. 30: Introduction to Mindfulness
Feb. 6: STOP Practice
Feb. 13: Seated Meditation
Feb. 20: Walking Meditation
Feb. 27: Turning Toward Practice
March 5: Course Review & Building a Home Practice

See all classes here under the events tab. 

Mindful Art with Sari series

Stressed? Discover the ways to cultivate a sense of the present with art. No experience needed! Learn simple techniques for anytime, anywhere calmness.

This is a six week series running once a week from January 30 to March 5, each session is from 2-3 p.m. Registration is required and supplies are limited. For adults ages 18+. 

See all classes here under the events tab. 

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

🎉 Get ready for a fluffy extravaganza – the stuffies are back! 🧸✨

On January 26, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., drop off your beloved stuffed pals at the Library for a night of wild adventures. 🌙📚 Tune in online as your stuffies dive into hijinks and shenanigans around the Library – it’s plushy pandemonium you won’t want to miss! 🤪📸

Pick up your stuffed animal sidekick on January 27, between 9 a.m. and noon, and be treated to a slideshow showcasing their overnight escapades.

Best part? This event is FREE and open to everyone! 🎈🎉 Have questions or just want to share your excitement? Contact the Library at 512-930-3551 or shoot us an email at

Friendly Reminders: Participants are only allowed to bring one stuffed animal each. Tiny stuffed animals are cute, but are harder to spot in photographs. Please remember to choose a stuffed animal that won’t cause a sleepless night while it is away at the library!

Let the fluff-filled fun begin! 🥳🐻


Tween and Teen Pokemon Pajama Parties

Get ready for a Pokémon extravaganza at the Georgetown Public Library on December 16! It’s time for the ultimate Pokemon Pajama Party, where comfort meets adventure.

Tweens ages 9-12 will start their party at 1 p.m., and teens ages 12-18 will start their  party at 3 p.m.

Grab your comfiest clothes and join us for an epic afternoon of crafts, snacking, and all-around good times. Whether you’re a seasoned Pokémon master or just starting your journey, this event is tailor-made for you. This is the Pokémon event of the season, and we guarantee it’ll be a blast.

Snow and Find Supersized Scavenger Hunt

Get ready for a winter wonderland adventure at our come and go Snow and Find event on December 9 from 1-4 p.m. at the Library!

❄️ Search the library in this supersized scavenger hunt.  Explore the building top-to-bottom to find all the Snowy Story Stations and complete fun activities.  If you find all the stations you get a prize! ⛄️✨

Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month! Join us in honoring the diverse cultures, traditions, and contributions of Native Americans, weaving a vibrant tapestry that enriches the fabric of our nation.

This month serves as an opportunity to learn, appreciate, and share stories that echo through generations. Locally, Georgetown’s heritage is that of the Tonkawa tribe. Learn more about them here. 

Other ways to learn and celebrate Native American Heritage Month:

Happy Native American Heritage Month!