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New Music Store Supports Our Schools

Clemenzi Music is a new music store in town and they donate 10% of any profits on merchandise sales to the Georgetown School System.

 

Toastmasters

Meets every Wednesday night from 7-8:30pm at the 1st Congressional Church on Andover St. Develop your speaking and leadership skills. Ace a job interview. Ignite your career. membership not needed to check it out.

 

CD/DVD Recycling

The Georgetown Girl Scouts are recycling CDs and DVDs. You can bring them to the Georgetown Peabody Library and place them in the green collection boxes. You can read about why recycling CDs and DVDs is important here.

 

Georgetownopoly

The PTA is now selling a Georgetown customized monopoly game. For information on the game and how to purchase it read the flyer here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest updates: September 30, 2014 - this page, pictures and calendar

 

New in our photo gallery, PTA River Cruise, GMHS Music Program Car Wash, Links for Learning, September 11th Remembrance, Free Concert Series and Home Town Hero Presentation

 

Events for September and October

 

Tuesday, September 30th - Wendy’s Journey on the Pacific Crest Trail, Georgetown Peabody Library, 6:30pm. From April to September of 2013, Wendy Johnston backpacked the entire 2,700 mile long Pacific Crest Trail from the US/Mexican Border to the US/Canadian border through California, Oregon, and Washington. Join Wendy for a slide show of photos taken along her hike, as well as a short talk focusing on what she learned from her 5-month journey. It’s Wendy’s hope that you will leave inspired and encouraged to follow your own dreams! The talk will run from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the library's Meeting Room. Free and open to adults.

 

Wednesday, October 1st - Yoga for Teens at the Georgetown Peabody Library, 6:30pm.Join Dale Sampson as she teaches poses, breathing practices, and some meditation techniques to help you maneuver the stresses in your life.  This hour-long program is for teens in grades 6-12. Sign ups are required for the yoga session. Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up!

 

Wednesday, October 1st - SEPAC Meeting, Penn Brook Library, 7:00pm. Georgetown Special Education Meet & Greet. Our first meeting of the year will feature Dr. Donna Straight, Ed.D., our Director of Special Education. Dr. Straight and other members of the Special Education Department will provide parents with an overview of the vision for the Special Education Department for the 2014-2015 school year. Additionally, parents will be able to ask questions and share concerns.

 

Sunday, October 5th -  Brocklebank Museum open 2 - 5 PM. See the new Early Businesses of Georgetown exhibit. Don't miss the special exhibit, Georgetown in the Civil War, now in its final season. 

 

Monday, October 6th -: Salem, 1692: Season of the Witch at the Georgetown Peabody Library, 7:00pm. The Salem witch trials of 1692 is one of the most infamous, and least-understood, episodes in American history. Rory O'Brien, author of the novel Gallows Hill, lays out the story of what happened, separating fact from fiction. Salem's licensed tour guide Rory O'Brien, author of the recently published novel, Gallows Hill (as well as four previous books on Rhode Island history) will present this fascinating and seasonally topical program, as well as have copies of his novel available to purchase afterward. The talk will run from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in the library’s meeting room. Free and open to adults.

 

Monday, October 6th - Golf Tournament to support Georgetown Baseball at the Black Swan. The event will be a low key bramble style tournament and begin at 7:30am. For more information or to register please go to: https://active.leagueone.com/Olr/Pages/Welcome.aspx?ClubId=14044

 

Sunday, October 12th - Brocklebank Museum open 2 - 5 PM. See the new Early Businesses of Georgetown exhibit. LAST DAY to see the special exhibit, Georgetown in the Civil War. Don't miss it!

 

Sunday, October 19th - Donohoe Road Race, Perley School, 11:30 Kid's K 12:00 Noon 5K Run/Walk Pre-Race Number Pick Up Saturday, October 18th, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon at Perley School, Race Day Number Pick Up Begins at 10:00 am race day at Perley School Gym, Race Day Parking Parking at Middle/High School. Register before October 4th for a free T-shirt. You can register or get more information here..

 

Friday, October 24th - First Congregational Church Fall Fair, 10am to 6pm.

 

Saturday, October 25th - First Congregational Church Fall Fair, 8am to 3pm.

 

Saturday, October 25th and Sunday, October 26th - 2 Day Wilderness First Aid, sign up here.

 

Wednesday, October 29th - SEPAC Meeting, GMHS, 9:00am. Chat with the Special Education Director. This is your opportunity to sit with Dr. Straight and ask her those tough questions!! Highly recommended!