Georgetown To-Do List: Your guide to local events in February and March

Georgetown Police Chief Wayne Nero will u2018raceu2019 runners during the Chase the Chief event March 4.

Georgetown Police Chief Wayne Nero will u2018raceu2019 runners during the Chase the Chief event March 4.

Here's your ultimate local guide for Georgetown events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of February and March



Runs through March 8


New exhibit of contemporary prints arrives at Southwestern
Join the Southwestern University Sarofim School of Fine Arts' Studio Art Department for the Off the Wall: Contemporary Prints Gallery, in conjunction with PrintAustin. The exhibition explores the intersections of sculptural and pictorial spaces in prints. Noon-5 p.m. Free. Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center, 1001 E. University Ave., Georgetown 512-863-1378. www.southwestern.edu






Feb. 13


Baylor Scott & White to bring Bloodmobile to Sun City
Baylor Scott & White Health’s Bloodmobile will be parked in the Sun City social center parking lot for a donation drive. Donating takes about 30-45 minutes, and donors receive a free blood t-shirt. Photo ID is required. 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Free. 2 Texas Drive. 254-724-4376. www.bswhealth.com/BloodCenter






Feb. 14


Artist Cheisiel John speaks as part of ‘the Salon’ series
Hosted by The Williamson Museum, the Salon is a recurring event that allows participants to engage in topical discussions with leaders in the fields of science, history, art, archaeology, technology and more. Artist Cheisiel John will speak about her exhibit, "Love in Broken Places," which uses found and repurposed objects to create art pieces. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Wildfire Restaurant, 812 S. Austin Ave. 512-943-1670.






Feb. 15


Stroke support group meets in Georgetown
Baylor Scott & White Health's Stroke Support Group meets to provide support, resources and information for individuals who have experienced strokes. 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free. Baylor Scott & White Clinic Conference Room, 4945 Williams Drive. 512-509-9432. www.bswhealth.com






Feb. 16


Sun City to host more than 40 nonprofits
Attendees can speak with representatives from dozens of nonprofit organizations in need of volunteers. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. Sun City Texas Community Association, 2 Texas Drive. 512-864-1200. www.sctexas.org







Feb. 17


Unique cars and motorcycles gather in downtown Georgetown
Every third Saturday of the month, antique, classic, muscle and late model cars and motorcycles gather on the downtown Square. Free. 8 a.m.-10 a.m. The Square, 710 S. Main St. [email protected]







Feb. 18


Hungrytown to perform at the library
Folk duo Hungrytown, comprised of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson, perform during the Georgetown Public Library’s regular live music event. 2-3:30 p.m. Free. 402 W. Eighth St. 512-686-7247. www.library.georgetown.org






Feb. 18


The end-all be-all for Georgetown brides
The Georgetown Bridal Show features vendors, prizes, fashion shows and seminars. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $10. Sheraton Austin Georgetown Texas Hotel and Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Ave. 512-930-3535. www.georgetownbridalshow.com






Feb. 23


Southwestern performers put on a show
Students from Southwestern University’s Sarofim School of Fine Arts Music Department will present a collection of solo and ensemble works. 3-6 p.m. Free. 1001 E University Ave. 512-863-1378. www.southwestern.edu






Feb. 26


Georgetown Art Center hosts artist’s talk with Larry Jolly
Artist Larry Jolly will speak about his paintings, which will be on display at the Georgetown Art Center. 2-4 p.m. Free. 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583. www.georgetownartcentertx.org







March 3


The Georgetown Swirl celebrates their 9th annual event
Sample Texas wines while listening to jazz music and tasting foods from local restaurants during the ninth annual event. 6-9 p.m. $50. The Square, 710 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2027. swirl.georgetown.org






March 3


United Way raises money with a flash from the past
Support the United Way of Williamson County by going back in time at Second Chance Prom: ‘80s MTV Edition. A variety of activities will be available, including dinner, dancing, a live auction and prize giveaways for the best MTV icon lookalikes. 7-11 p.m. $100. Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Ave., Georgetown. 512-255–6799. www.unitedway-wc.org






March 3


Downtown businesses stay open later
Downtown Georgetown businesses stay open until 8 p.m. for evening shopping and activities. Participating locations include galleries, restaurants, wineries and shops. Free. The Square, 712 S. Main St., Georgetown 512-639-8719. www.arts.georgetown.org







March 4


Georgetown Police Chief Wayne Nero to ‘race’ runners
Hosted by the Georgetown Police Department and the Georgetown Health Foundation, the Chase the Chief run is open to beginners and more serious runners. Participants can “chase” Georgetown Police Chief Wayne Nero in the 5k, or Assistant Police Chief Cory Tchida in the fun run. Noon- 5 p.m. $10 (adults), $5 (students). East View High School Athletic Field, 4490 E. University Ave., Georgetown. www.chasethechief.georgetown.org






March 8


City of Georgetown staff to hold a town hall at Sun City
Georgetown City Manager David Morgan will give a presentation about how the city functions, and city department staff will be available to answer questions. Coffee and donuts are provided. 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Free. Sun City Texas Community Association Ballroom, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown. 512-864-1200. www.sctexas.org




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