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Posted On Thursday, April 18, 2019

Heading in to the holiday weekend, please take note of our open and closed hours. And remember...our online resources are available 24/7. 
For Georgetown & Acton: 
Friday, April 19 - CLOSED
Saturday, April 20 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, April 21 - CLOSED
Monday, April 22 - CLOSED

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Posted On Thursday, April 18, 2019

What is Fandom imageWhat is FANDOM? A Fandom is a community of people who share a passion for a piece of media be it a movie, television series, book series, video game, a band or a performer. Each fandom has its own culture, with rules, expectations, memes and inside jokes. In preparation for Halton Hills FanFest on May 11 th , here are some library items, about fandoms or that relate to some specific fandoms, that you may not be aware of…
Books about Fandom:
Fandom: FIC Writers,...

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Posted On Tuesday, April 09, 2019

FanFest logoExpress your fandom pride by joining us at the first ever Halton Hills FANFEST at the Georgetown Branch on Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event brings together cosplay and fandom as well as those who love them. FANFEST is about a celebration of culture (often known as geek culture), but with a common thread that binds them all together. This thread is a mutual bond formed between people over a book series, TV show, movie, band, or other form of pop culture. There’s...
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Posted On Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Lynda-LinkedIn logoThe phrase ‘busy as a bee’ has never been so true, as it is today. Our lives are endlessly busy with family, friends, commitments, meetings, shopping and various appointments; to name a few. Most of us would love to go back to school for a semester or two and upgrade our skills in order to move ahead in our career or even qualify for that next big promotion but who has the time? With that said, what if you didn’t have to go back to school? What if in a few hours,...
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Posted On Monday, March 25, 2019

Libby appOur mobile devices are surprisingly powerful. They help us communicate and work on just about every level and from almost anywhere in the world. The ease and convenience with which we use them is staggering and in this busy world they can save us valuable time. So many of these every day conveniences show up directly on our devices. How did we ever do without them?  Well, things have become even easier and more convenient with the help of your public library. Meet Libby,...
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