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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.


Event - Humanities Program, Presentation of 

African Americans and the Civil War

When: Thursday, February 28th

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Georgetown Library, 123 W. Pine Street Georgetown, DE 19947

This is a presentation on African Americans, free and enslaved,and their role in the Civil War.

 A Delaware Speaker, Kathy Trusty, Black History Educator


 At first they were not allowed to fight.  

Then they were and more than 180,000 signed up. 


Money School: Medicare - A Buyers GuideThursday, January 17, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm.  This course will help attendees understand Medicare and its enrollment rules and will examine the many options they have for selecting the combination of benefits, premiums, deductibles and copays that best matches their individual lifestyles and preferences for securing optimal coverage.  Call 302-792-1200 for details


See the Classes & Events Tab - click here for Children's Activities, click here for Teen Events, and click here for Adult Programs


Chrysalis Story Time: (Beginning September 17) Every Monday at 6:30 p.m.  

Night time story time for toddlers and preschoolers ages 2-6 with stories, songs, and other activities such as crafts.

Caterpillars Story Time: (Beginning September 18) Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.  

Story time is appropriate for birth to age 3.

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

Story time is appropriate for toddlers and preschoolers thru age 6.  

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