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Welcome to the Georgetown Public Library!

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. 



New Books at our Library - Click Here for New Titles


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

  • Starry Night Movie: Tuesday, August 27th        (5:30 – 7:30 p.m.)

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

TEEN WRITING WORKSHOP: Writing can be an awesome form of self expression. This two-session writing workshop for teens will help unleash that creativity, even if you are a beginner with little experience. The classes will explore various forms of fiction and non-fiction and will include some writing in and out of class. If you are shy about expressing yourself, bring a friend.

Classes begin at 11 a.m. - Monday, August 19 and 26 at 11 AM  Online registration is required https://delawarelibraries.libcal.com/event/5460477. A class limit of 15 teens. 

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/

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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