We keep hearing that we must read Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize-winning masterwork Midnight's Children, but it is really long! And complex! So we are going to do something we've never done before in the three-year history of the Georgetown Book Club...
All and any teens who want to talk about teen issues with other teens are invited to our Teen Club. We will meet after school (4 p.m.) in the YA area upstairs. The Teen Club is an informal group for ages 14 and up.
Books now take many forms. Explore some of the more current versions at the Georgetown Library on Saturday, March 10. From 10 a.m. to noon, we will host an "e-reader petting zoo" and provide help with downloading library e-books or audio books to your e-reader or other portable device. Bring your device and your library card number with you. Also, bring your laptop if you need help downloading onto a dedicated e-reader such as a Kindle, Nook or an mp3 player that is not also a smart phone.
The Georgetown Library will host a Read-In "Seuss-a-thon" on Saturday, March 10, beginning with a story time at 10:30 a.m. Families are invited to share their favorite Dr. Seuss (or other) book. Readings, crafts and refreshments will take place throughout the day.This event is for Dr. Seuss fans of all ages!
The Graphic Novel club will meet on Tuesday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. We will talk about American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang and Houdini: the Handcuff Kingby Jason Lutes & Nick Bertozzi. Extra copies of both items are available for check-out. You may pick them up at the library near the circulat