The Georgetown Branch of the Halton Hills Public Library offers a makerspace for scanning, editing, and converting photos and videos, as well as hardware and software that you can use for your creative photo, audio and video projects.

You can book a thirty-minute appointment with a staff member for a Creativity Centre tour or a tutorial of the equipment or software. Book an appointment through our Book a Librarian form.

Creativity Centre Hours:

  • Monday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
  • Friday -Saturday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Sunday: 1:00pm - 4:30pm; except during July/August

You can scan many items with our Epson scanners. Scan and send through email or save files to your USB.

  • Documents
  • Photographs
  • Slides
  • Negatives
Edit and create

From photo and video editing to design and movie making, we have a variety of creative software.

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements
  • Adobe Premiere Elements
  • Roxio Creator NXT
  • My Memories Suite
  • Audacity
  • Handbrake
  • Sculptris
  • Tracing Light Table
VHS and DVD conversion
Convert your VHS tapes to DVD with our Toshiba DVR. VHS tapes copy over in real time so be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the transfer. We cannot convert copyrighted material.
Genealogy and family history

Explore your family history and create your family tree.

  • Ancestry Library Edition
  • MyHeritage Family Tree Builder

For more information about researching your family history, please see the Local History page.