Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading 2015

unmask slogan 1 copyUnmask! begins on Monday, June 22. Georgetown teens can sign up online at or at the library! Keep track of how many books you read. Report your progress online or tell Sarah how many books you have read.

Prizes for reading:

Read 2 books – free book

Read 4 books – pick a prize!

Read 6 books – Orange Leaf gift certificate

Read 8 books – iTunes gift card

Read 10 books or more – Enter a raffle to win a $50 Visa gift card!


Special Events:

Alex the Jester
June 29th 6:30 to 7:00PM

Enter the world of the Wise Fool and take an inspiring journey to Medieval times with Alex. He will bring daring stunts, mind-bending sight gags, dazzling visual spectacles, musical capers, and physical feats!
Sponsored by the Georgetown Cultural Council

Swords through the Ages
July 8th 6:30 to 8:00PM

Come to an amazing sword presentation by Jeff Goodhind and Jeff Lord from the Association for Renaissance and Medieval Swordsmanship. They’ll demonstrate the art of Western European swordsmanship over the centuries.
Try your hand at sword (blunt) combat!

Monday Night Madness:

Sign ups are required for these events. Sign ups begin June 30th.
You can sign up for just one program or all of them!

July 13th 6:30 to 7:30PM

Explore your creativity! Join Michael LaFosse and construct your own origami creations.

Rescue Dog
July 20th 6:30 to 7:30PM

Lt. Lee Prentiss from the Ipswich Fire Department will bring his search and rescue dog!

Walk Along Glider
July 27th 6:30 to 7:30PM

Learn how to build and fly your own walkalong glider…indoors!

August 10th 6:30 to 7:30PM

A bee keeper from Tomten Beeworks will bring an observation hive and equipment.
Learn all about beekeeping!

Tuesday Morning Awesomeness:

Bubble Day
July 28th (Drop in 10:30 to 12)

How big of a bubble can you make? Come to the library lawn and find out!

Vehicle Day
August 4th (Drop in 10:30 to 12)

Vehicles from the town departments including fire trucks, police cars, and more!

Wednesday Family  Movie Nights:
July 15 – August 12 at 6:00PM


July 15 – Big Hero 6 (PG)

July 22 – Brave (PG)

July 29 – The Incredibles (PG)

August 5 – Sky High (PG)

August 12 – Up (PG)

Bring your own snacks, a pillow and blanket, and sit back to enjoy a movie on a large screen! The movie schedule will be available soon!

Review a Book!

Tell us what you think about the books you’ve read this summer!

Write a review and post it on your online summer reading account. Every time a review is submitted, your name will be entered into a drawing for a Jabberwocky gift certificate.

Goodie Jar Contest

When you sign up for Unmask!, you earn the right to guess how many objects are in the Goodie Jar! Closest guess wins the Goodie Jar!

When can I guess?
1) At the Special Events on June 29th and July 8th
2) Anytime between July 8th and August 21st when you come into the library

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