Georgetown Public Library extends hours

The Georgetown Public Library is extending its hours of operation. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Georgetown Public Library is extending its hours of operation. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Georgetown Public Library is extending its hours of operation. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Georgetown Public Library is expanding its hours of operation after having limited hours due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Starting April 12 the library will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The library will be closed on Sundays.

Curbside pickup will still be available Monday through Friday between 10-11 a.m. and 3-4 p.m.

The library is also offering April kits, including a bird feeder kit for 0-12 year olds and a blackout poetry kit for ages 12-18. Adults age 18 and older can register for a seed and plant marker kit. Kits are limited and require registration prior to pickup. Registration can be found on the library's website.

Registration starts April 13 at 9 a.m. until all kits are reserved, or until April 19. Kits can be picked up between April 20-26. Any unclaimed kits will be released to the public April 27.


The library is located at 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown.
By Fernanda Figueroa

Reporter, Georgetown

Fernanda joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2021 after graduating from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in December 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication and a second major in political science. Fernanda covers education, local government, non profits and business for the city of Georgetown. Prior to CI, Fernanda worked as a reporter for The Rider, UTRGV's weekly student newspaper and served as a media relations intern for UTRGV Athletics.