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1st Thursday Evening Poetry Readings

First Thursday Evening Poetry Series

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 7 p.m.

The Georgetown Neighborhood Library celebrates the second year of First Thursday Evening Poetry Readings starting April 2.  Each session will host two featured poets, followed by an open mic.   Please join us to celebrate our local poets and bring your own poems to read.
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Downloadable Media Clinics

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Join us for these special summertime editions of our monthly Downloadable Media Clinics! As always, we will be here to provide one-on-one hands-on assistance with digital library resources, including OverDrive for e-books and e-audio, Zinio for magazines, and Criterion Collection for films.
Science at the Cinema

Science at the Cinema

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, 2 p.m.

The Georgetown Children's Room will be holding an afternoon of science, followed by a film related to that day's science experiment on Fridays at 2 p.m. beginning in July!   The experiments and films will be appropriate for children ages 4 and older.

Preschool Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5. 

Teen Trivia and a Movie

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 2 p.m.

Join us for Teen Trivia and a Movie. In August, we will be reading Divergent by Veronica Roth and watching the film! We will have a short trivia competition with prizes and enjoy pizza, refreshments and the film.
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Family Craft: Superhero Costumes

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, 2 p.m.

Celebrate this year's Summer Reading program, Every Hero Has a Story, by making your own superhero costume.   This program is a fun family program for children and parents of all ages.

Toddler Art & Stories

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials. Recommended for ages 2-5. 
Loki's Wolves by K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr

Summer Book Club

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 4 p.m.

Join us for our Summer Book Club at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.  We will be discussing Loki's Wolves by K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr. Participants will enjoy a snack, discussion, and an activity related to the novel.  This book club is geared towards rising third through fifth graders.
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Superhero Summer Film Series: 'Iron Man 3'

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, he must use all his ingenuity to survive, destroy his enemy, and somehow protect those he loves. But a soul-searching question haunts him: Does the man make the suit, or does the suit make the man? (2013), PG-13, 130 minutes
Every Hero Has a Story

Superhero Film Series

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

This summer Every Hero Has A Story! Join us for a superhero themed film series Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. You can not only enjoy great movies but also receive credit toward completing this year's Summer Reading Program.   For a complete list of films, please visit the library today.