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Published on Wednesday, July 7, 2010

To Kill a Mockingbird DVD coverGeorgetown Interim Library will be showing the movie To Kill a Mockingbird based on the book To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee on July 13 at 5 p.m. to commemorate the book's 50th anniversary.

Published on Tuesday, June 29, 2010

We've got brand new titles from Richard North Patterson, E. Lynn Harris, Harlan Coben, Sharyn McCrumb, Ivan Doig, Madeleine Wickham (aka Sophie Kinsella) and many more -- get them while they last!

Published on Monday, June 28, 2010

Cover of novel, Cutting for StoneAfter a short hiatus, the Georgetown Book Club will be meeting on Thursday, July 15, at 7:30 p.m. to discuss Abraham Verghese's spectacular historical novel Cutting for Stone.

Thursday, June 24

Published on Thursday, June 24, 2010

The Georgetown Interim Library  will close at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 24. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Catch a Cool Movie at the Library

Published on Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Finding NemoGeorgetown Interim Library will be showing Disney Pixar's Finding Nemo
on Monday, June 28, at 2 p.m. in the children's area.

It's going to be a scorcher at 92 degrees! So come in, get cool and watch a movie with us!

Published on Monday, June 21, 2010

Ran out of Stieg Larssons and looking for your next favorite mystery series?
Look no further than your neighborhood library!  This Saturday, 6/26, at 3 p.m. we will be having a casual meet-up for mystery readers to share suggestions and discuss our favorite series.  So whether you are a devoted mystery reader or new to the genre, come and share your expertise with us.

Published on Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Summer readers at the Georgetown Interim have already enjoyed a traveling wildlife show and a performance by the Washington National Opera.  Don't miss out on our other upcoming summer reading events, and sign up for our summer reading program to win prizes like beach balls, stuffed animals, water bottles, travel mugs, and much more!

June 30, 1:30 p.m: Splash the Water Dude
Set sail on a musical voyage of songs and activities with an award-winning performer.

July 14, 10:30 a.m: Janice the Griot
Dive into your summer reading adventure as you travel the Potomac and Patapsco Rivers with stories about lighthouses, talking rivers, and mermaids from storyteller Janice Curtis Greene. 

David Sedaris and Sarah Vowell

Published on Monday, June 14, 2010

Humorous author David Sedaris, whose work includes Holidays

Green and Levithan on "Will Grayson, Will Grayson"

Published on Monday, June 14, 2010

Will Grayson, Will GraysonCome and check out John Green and David Levithan's new book Will Grayson, Will Grayson. John Green and David Levithan will be discussing their new book at Politics and Prose later this month.

Stieg Larsson's Newest Mystery

Published on Thursday, May 27, 2010

cover of Girl Who Kicked the hornet The last book in Stieg Larsson's Millenium Trilogy was released on Tuesday, and we'll be getting our copies in soon!  Since every mystery lover wants a copy, make sure to put yourself down on the waiting list before it is hundreds of people long.  You can either place a hold over the phone, online, or in person. 
If you prefer an audio version, you can download a WMA file of the book straight from our website.  You need a computer with a Windows operating system, but after downloading it in Windows, you can transfer to an iPod or other portable device.