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ArchivedCity HallSolid Waste & Recycling

The City of Georgetown has partnered with Texas Disposal Systems to offer free holiday string-light recycling to all Georgetown residents. Georgetown is the first city in Central Texas to offer this service. Residents can drop off their old or broken string lights until Jan. 31 at one of three collection

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ArchivedArts & Culture

The City of Georgetown Arts and Culture Board has awarded Austin sculptor Mary Morse the first prize award in the 2017-18 Sculpture Tour, a juried year-long outdoor exhibit in the busy Georgetown Cultural District. Morse won for her piece “Kite,” a bronze piece that depicts a woman on a beach

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Catch a fish and win a prize. Georgetown Parks and Recreation will host a Trout Fishing Derby on Saturday, Dec. 9. This family-friendly event takes place at San Gabriel Park from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Admission into the derby is $3 per person, and spectators are invited to watch at

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The next Breakfast Bites meeting on Dec. 6 will feature Alysia Cook on the topic of Secrets from a Secret Shopper. The informal meeting starts at 8 a.m. in the Friends Room at the Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St. The talk will start at 8:30 a.m. Coffee and

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ArchivedMain Street

Shoppers will have the chance to Shop Small at local merchants during the annual Small Business Saturday event on Saturday, Nov. 25. This year’s theme is The Art of Shopping Small…Seek the Unique. Visit local businesses to find one-of-a-kind gifts for the holidays. The day will kick off at 10

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City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. There is no solid waste or recycling collection on Thanksgiving Day (details below). City facilities and offices closed Nov. 23-24 include the following: Animal Shelter, 110 Walden

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Celebrate the holiday season on the day after Thanksgiving at the annual Lighting of the Square event on Friday, Nov. 24.  The event will be held on the east steps of the historic Williamson County Courthouse, 710 S. Main St., in downtown Georgetown. The festivities include entertainment from 5:30 to

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Organizers of a communitywide dinner on Thanksgiving Day are seeking volunteers and monetary donations. Community Thanksgiving will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23. Event organizers plan to serve a traditional Thanksgiving meal, free of charge, to 500 people. The Community Thanksgiving will be served

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The annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Georgetown-Williamson County Veterans Memorial Plaza, 2 Texas Drive.  The event will honor all those veterans who have served in our military forces and those men and women who are serving today. The East

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Recreation

Georgetown Parks and Recreation will offer camps for students during the Thanksgiving break Nov. 20 and 21. Pricing and schedules vary for each program. Participants can select from two camps: Camp Goodwater is offered for children ages 5-12. The camp includes a variety of activities, such as gym games, trips

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