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Welcome to the Georgetown Public Library!

Friends of the Georgetown Public Library Book Sale -

Thursday - Saturday, October 10 - 12 to the public during library hours

Please note: The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library are not accepting book donations at this time.


The Library will be closed ALL DAY Thursday/Friday, November 28 & 29 for Thanksgiving - Reopening Saturday, November 30

The Georgetown Public Library is one of 11 independent libraries in Sussex County and is governed by a Board of Commissioners appointed by the Resident Judge of the Superior Court of the State of Delaware for Sussex County. The mission of the library is to bring people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community.

Patrons can borrow materials from the Georgetown Public Library as well as all other public libraries in the State of Delaware with one Delaware library card.  

Stockings for Soldiers Donation Drop off site: the Georgetown Library. 

Click here for Stockings for Soldiers Donation Site

Free Flu Shots - Walgreens provides flu shots on Friday, October 11, noon until 2 pm

at the Georgetown Library.  Click Here for Free Flu Shot information


New Books at our Library - Click Here for New Titles

Memoir Writing Class

Date:Tuesday, November 19 and 26, 2019, Time:10:30am - 12:00pm, Location:Training Center  

The annual train display by the Delaware Seaside Railroad Club will be open on Saturdays beginning after Thanksgiving-- November 30, December 7, 14, 21, and January 4. 

Note: the trains will NOT be open on Dec. 28.

​There are 3 other open train days for school groups and senior groups by appointment only on December 5, 11, and 17 from 10 AM -- 3 PM.   Groups must make a reservation.


Beginning Computer Class for Adults

Learn the basics of computers.  More information to come.

Click here to register
Date:Wednesday, October 30, November 6 and 13, 2019
Time:10:30am - 12:00pm, Location:Training Center 

  • Starry Night Movie: Tuesday, October 29th        (5:30 – 7:30 p.m.)

Join us for an evening movie! Teens, Tweens and Families. Snacks will be served!


1,000 Children’s Books to Read Before Kindergarten #1000BooksB4K

The objectives of this organization are: to prom

ote reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers and to encourage parent and child bonding through reading. go to https://1000booksbeforekindergarten.org/resources/

Follow On Facebook @1000booksbeforekindergarten



Classes & Events: Adults click here; Teens click here; Children click here



 Summer Story Time: Every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.  

Story time is appropriate for toddlers and preschoolers thru age 7.  

Do you have a child who wants their first library card?  click here for more information.  


See Upcoming Events for Ages 16 and Up click here