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Let there be art: Georgetown residents can expect more murals, sculptures, other creative projects

Georgetown is seeking to become a nationally recognized arts destination by 2030, according to Arts and Culture Coordinator Amanda Still and Library Services Director Eric Lashley.


Central Texas Philharmonic brings classical music programs to the Greater Austin area

Nationally recognized conductor Stefan Sanders led the Central Texas Philharmonic through the works of Jacques Offenbach, Igor Stravinsky and Ludwig van Beethoven as part of the Central Texas Philharmonic’s inaugural concert Sept. 8.


Georgetown High School Wind Symphony receives national honor

The Georgetown High School Wind Symphony was named a Commended Winner in the 2019 Mark of Excellence/National Wind Band Honors Project in September, according to a Sept. 27 news release.





Georgetown Palace Theatre announces new director of education

Kristen Rogers was named the director of education for the Georgetown Palace Theatre, according to a Sept. 17 news release.


Georgetown Public Library receives national Family Place Libraries designation

The Georgetown Public Library was designated a member of the Family Place Libraries national network in August, according to a news release.



Georgetown Palace Theatre board members, top donors sign steel of new performance center

Georgetown Palace Theatre board members and top donors signed the steel beams of the future Doug Smith …




Georgetown's Palace Theatre receives $10,000 National Endowment for the Arts grant

The National Endowment for the Arts awarded the The Palace Theatre in Georgetown a $10,000 grant, according to a July 23 news release.




Georgetown Public Library's Eric Lashley named Texas Librarian of the Year

Eric Lashley, director of the Georgetown Public Library, was named Librarian of the Year by the Texas Library Association in April.


7 events to highlight your April and May to-do lists in Georgetown

Here is a quick guide to local events and happenings in April and May. …




Georgetown Palace Theatre executive Mary Ellen Butler retires

Executive Artists Director of the Georgetown Palace Theatre Mary Ellen Butler retired March 27, according to a news release.


Coming Soon: Inaugural GTX Film Festival brings panels, speakers and indie films

For Cindy Weigand, starting Georgetown’s first film festival was not easy but something she said she knew she had to do.


This Weekend: Georgetown Texas Photography Festival on the Square

Businesses around the Square will host a showcase of photography March 16 as part of the Georgetown Texas Photography Festival.




To-Do: 10 Georgetown events to check out in March and April

Your local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of March and …


Spring Break 2019 Camps: 5 options for kids and teens in Georgetown

Here is a noncomprehensive list of spring camps in the Georgetown area. …


Delenor Wilson Jr. named president of GTX Film's board of directors

Delenor Wilson Jr. was named president of GTX Film's board of directors Jan. 7, in a press release. …


Happening soon: Fiber artist Curly Clark's textile and prose exhibit at the Georgetown Public Library

[caption id="attachment_369389" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Georgetown fiber artist Curly Clark …