Teen Hangs on Thursdays Starting 9/6

Something cool is happening at the library every single Thursday at 5:30. Each week is different! We might be gaming, watching movies, listening to music, crafting, geeking out, or just hanging out. Come and find out! Join us for the first Teen Hang of the fall semester on Thursday, September 6 at 5:30 pm.

Event is open to teens ages 12-18. Contact Teen Services Librarian Melissa Mote at melissa.mote@georgetown.org or (512) 819-3132 with any questions.

Teen Summer Art Show Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Teen Summer Art Show at Georgetown Public Library. Thank you to everyone who brought in work. It was challenging to select the best work out of so many amazing entries. The show is up in the library’s Teen Space and will be on view throughout the summer.

Best in Show: Noah C., 15, “Zayn”

Honorable Mention – Traditional Media: Charlotte D., 14, “Stay With Me”

Honorable Mention – 3D: Evelyn C., 16, “Dragon No. 4”

Honorable Mention – Photography: Hayley F., 14, “Zebra Stripes”

Honorable Mention – Digital: Delaney P., 13, “Rainbow Tiger-Fu”

Librarian’s Choice: David F., 14, “Eyes of Fries”

The Gallery Wall

3D entries

Best in Show: Noah C., 15, “Zayn”

Honorable Mention – Traditional Media: Charlotte D., 14, “Stay With Me”

Honorable Mention – 3D: Evelyn C., 16, “Dragon No. 4”

Honorable Mention – Photography: Hayley F., 14, “Zebra Stripes”

Honorable Mention – Digital: Delaney P., 13, “Rainbow Tiger-Fu”

Librarian’s Choice: David F., 14, “Eyes of Fries”

 

2018 Teen Summer Art Show Poster Contest

The Georgetown Public Library is pleased to announce our 2018 Teen Summer Art Show Poster Contest. The Library challenges teen artists to create artwork around the theme of “Libraries Rock,” which will then be used to promote the Teen Summer Art Show. The contest is open to Georgetown teens ages 12-18.

Contest Guidelines

Please carefully review and follow contest guidelines.

  • Design a poster for the 2018 Georgetown Public Library Teen Summer Art Show. Artwork must reflect the theme “Libraries Rock,” but how to interpret that theme is up to the individual artist.
  • Media: We will accept artwork done in any 2D media. Artworks must be no larger than 11×17 inches.
  • Entries should be submitted in person at the library, located at 402 W. 8th Please bring artwork to the Children’s Desk.
  • Entries must be received by Saturday, May 5, 2018. Late entries will not be judged.
  • All entries become the property of the Georgetown Public Library.

Prizes

The winner of the contest will receive a $25 Michael’s gift card and the opportunity to see their artwork in print all summer long.

Please contact Teen Services Librarian Melissa Mote at melissa.mote@georgetown.org or 512-930-3551 with any questions.

Teen Drawing Workshop

Join us on Saturday, April 7, at 3 pm to learn how to draw a face with artist Jennifer Polnaszek! Event is open to teens ages 12-18. No registration is required. Food and drinks will be provided. Please contact Teen Services Librarian Melissa Mote at melissa.mote@georgetown.org or 512-819-3132 with any questions.