Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

Awesome Game Night

The Teen Club meets again!

All teens age 13-19 are invited to play board games after school on Thursday, May 23 at 4 p.m.Getting together gives you the chance to have fun and meet new people.The event is free and we offer light refreshments. Meet in the YA area on the 2nd floor.

Winners of The Georgetown Library Children's Poetry Contest

The Georgetown Library Children’s Poetry Contest was full of thoughtful poems this year. It was a tough choice, but the judges managed to select first and second place poems. We’ve included the winning poems below for your reading pleasure, and a photograph of our winning poet, Lucy Kerr.

Knit & Lit Club - Learn to Knit & Crochet!

Do you like to knit or crochet? Are you a reader?

Duct Tape Wallets

Teens! Don't forget to come join Megan and Mike in the Teen Space on Thursday, April 25 at 4 p.m. for snacks and an amazingly inexpensive craft.We hope to see you there!

Jazz Appreciation Month

What better way to appreciate jazz than to hear it?Throughout the day, we play jazz in the Children's Room. Baby Time and Music Time feature jazz, as well. Join us as we to try to keep up with Miss Ella's (Fitzgerald of course) "Old Mac Donald Had A Farm."

DIA!

Maru Montero Dance Company

Join us Wednesday, May 1 at 10:30 a.m., as Maru Montero Dance Company performs Mexican and Latin American folk dances!This special performance will be presented instead of Baby Story Times

Our Furry Friends

May Film Series

What could be more tender than the faithful love of an animal friend? This month our film series features stories about animals, including those that are endangered. We will show two documentaries and two dramas. Yet, all four movies are inspired by real-life events.All films start at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays in the large lower-level meeting room. Registration is not required and the screenings are free. The movies are English-language and we run captions for the hearing-impaired.

Celebrating Poetry Month - April

Local Poets Read....

Poets on the Fringe are partnering with the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to celebrate National Poetry Month on Thursday, April 25 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. I leave you with one of my favorite poem. Hope it moves you to join our kindred spirits and read and listen to their poems. "High Flight" by John Gillespie Magee Jr.

Have A College Essay To Write?

Writing an application essay isn't usually on anyone's top 10 list of exciting things. If you fall into this group then you need to read this book.

Interview with Paul O. Zelinsky, Celebrated Caldecott Illustrator

Growing up, I can remember enjoying Saturdays of reading in the Fairy Tale-like tower at our local library.

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