Teen Summer Reading Kickoff!

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Come to the library on Monday, June 23 between 2:30 – 4 pm to make your own ice cream sundae and sign up for summer reading! Those who sign up will be able to pick a prize and enter a contest to win more! You’ll also be able to get the teen summer reading program schedule. This kickoff event is for teens ONLY.

Teen summer reading sign-ups are for those entering grades 7 – 12. 

Can’t attend and want to sign up? Stop by and see Sarah or sign up at the Main Desk or sign up online (www.readsinma.org/georgetown) any time starting June 23. 

Thank you to Jeff & Maria’s Ice Cream for the donation of ice cream!

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Georgetown’s 125th Anniversary Commemorative Photo c1963

This photo was taken on August 1, 1963. Can you find anyone you know? Stop by the library and help us identify the people in this picture. The location is Perley High School and was a Tribute Dinner for Robert F. Metcalf.

Georgetown celebrates 125 years. Tribute dinner in honor of "Mr. Georgetown" Robert F. Metcalf, August 1, 1963.

Georgetown celebrates 125 years. Tribute dinner in honor of “Mr. Georgetown” Robert F. Metcalf, August 1, 1963.

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Trustee Opportunity

The Georgetown Peabody Library has an opening for a Library Trustee. Those interested in finding out what the responsibilities of a Trustee are should attend the next meeting on Wednesday, June 11 at 7pm.

This position will be appointed by the Board of Selectmen to fulfill the remaining 2-year term.

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Saturday May 31st

The library will be closed Saturday, May 31st due to road construction and paving.  The library will reopen Monday, June 2nd at 2:00.  Sorry for  the inconvenience.

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May Local Authors’ Event: Scott Jones

ScottThe Friends of the Georgetown Peabody Library are pleased to host Scott Jones on Wednesday, May 28 from 6:30 – 8 pm. Scott Jones is the owner of Georgetown Fun (www.georgetownfun.org) , where he publishes information about events taking place in Georgetown. He is also an amateur photograph, DJ, and sound and lighting expert. Through his Georgetown Fun activities, Scott works on and photographs many town events. He has recently published a photographic guide to Georgetown, filled with event and location photographs as well as useful information about the town.

Join us for a lively discussion, Q & A, and book signing! There will be light refreshments and books for sale. All proceeds from the book sales help to pay to support Scott’s Georgetown Fun volunteer activities.

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