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 […]

January 3, 2017

January 2017 Newsletter

Happy New Year to Everyone! Library Holiday Hours Note: the library will be closed January 1-2. SHP Special for January The Second-Hand Prose special this month is buy one fiction and get one free of equal or lesser value, excluding Collector’s Corner. Library Director Eric Lashley Named One of Georgetown’s “People of the Year” The […]

December 3, 2016

December 2016 Newsletter

Season greetings and happy holidays! Library Holiday Hours The library will close at 6:00 p.m. between December 19 and 22, and between December 27 and 30. On December 31 the library will close at 5 p.m. The library will be closed December 23-26 and January 1-2. SHP Special for December The Second-Hand Prose special this […]

November 2, 2016

November 2016 Newsletter

Please take a moment and read the Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s November 2016 Newsletter. Hill Country Authors Series — November 2 Meet and hear Austin author Karan Mahajan speak at the next Hill Country Authors Series on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 2 pm at the Library on his latest novel The Association of Small Bombs. […]

October 1, 2016

October 2016 Newsletter

Please take a moment and read the Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s October 2016 Newsletter. Hill Country Authors Series — November 2 Breaking News:  Karan Mahajan’s latest novel is one of the ten titles long listed for the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction to be awarded in November of this year.  (See additional note at bottom). […]

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