October 4, 2017

October 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special We’re trying something new in October. The price of any item in Second-Hand Prose—excluding Collector’s Corner and HCAS tickets—is a donation of the customer’s choosing.   Saying Goodbye Our long-time editor for the FOL monthly newsletter, Randy McCrea, has decided to retire. He has been our editor for several years, even staying on […]

September 1, 2017

September 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special Hardcovers are only $2.00 AND Collector’s Corner is 25% off during September! Annual Membership Meeting Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the Friends Room on the 2nd floor Please join us as we review our year’s activities and elect new officers and directors for the coming 2017-2018 year. Buffet lunch included: Chicken salad […]

August 2, 2017

August 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special Hardcovers are only $2.00 during August! (Excludes Collector’s Corner) Upcoming Events September is almost here, and we’re gearing up for some exciting events! Mark your calendars now so you won’t miss out. September 13, 12:00-1:00 — Friends of the Georgetown Public Library Annual Meeting. Come enjoy lunch provided by the Red Poppy Café […]

July 2, 2017

July 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special Hardcovers are only $2.00 during July! (Excludes Collector’s Corner) Arts in the Library Here’s a great way to beat the summer heat! On the second floor check out the current exhibition of drawings by Heidi Pitre, an artist who draws on old library check-out cards! Also, the annual sculpture show will be held. Always some […]

June 1, 2017

June 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special Hardcovers are $2.00 during June! Collector’s Corner: Buy One, Get One Free (of equal or lesser value). Hill Country Authors Series The recent Hill Country Author Series event was a great success!! Over 160 people enjoyed Paulette Jiles speaking on her new book, “News of the World.” The book was on the […]

May 1, 2017

May 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special The monthly special for May is buy one non-fiction, get one free of equal of lesser value. Excludes Collector’s Corner. Fish City Grill a Big Success Once again we had a very successful event at Fish City Grill. FOL members came in droves and kept the place busy all day! Thanks to everyone […]

April 1, 2017

April 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special The monthly special for April is buy one fiction, get two free of equal of lesser value. Excludes Collector’s Corner. Also, don’t forget that we have put up new signs for Second-Hand Prose to encourage people to visit the shop. Look for them outside the elevator on the second floor and outside the […]

March 2, 2017

March 2017 Newsletter

SHP Monthly Special The monthly special for March is Buy One, Get TWO free of equal of lesser value. Entire store, excluding Collector’s Corner. Collector’s Corner is 25% off for the month of March. Membership Drive The Annual Membership Drive will be held in the lobby of the library between March 13-17 during the day. Stop by to renew your membership or […]

February 2, 2017

February 2017 Newsletter

Happy Valentine’s Day! 10th Anniversary of Second-Hand Prose! It’s a banner year for Second-Hand Prose. We are celebrating our 10th anniversary!! Second-Hand Prose opened on the day our new library opened, January 20, 2007. It came into being as the brainchild of Martha Lawlor, Maggie Rice, Janet Thompson, Phyllis Graves, and other enthusiastic members of the Friends […]