Fourth of July

flag-fireworks1The library will be closed on Friday, July 4, 2014 in observance of Independence Day. A reminder that the library is now closed on Saturdays in July and August as well. 

We hope you have a great holiday weekend!

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Library Access July 1

Parking around the library will be difficult tomorrow. Due to final paving on the block of streets around the library, patrons are encouraged to park at the Park N Ride or Perley School in order to visit the library. The streets will be inaccessible by car for the better part of the day, possibly improving after noon.
The Drop In Craft will be extended until 2:30.

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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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