Free pizza for voting, fish fries and more: 6 things to do this weekend in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

There are plenty of indoor activities for you and your family to enjoy on this rainy weekend in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto. Here is a list of six things to do in your community this weekend (and beyond).


Friday, Feb. 23-March. 23:  Knights of Columbus Council 10373 of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church Annual Lenten Fish Fry
The Knights of Columbus Council in Pflugerville continues its annual Lenten fish fries, which will run until March 23 this year.

Proceeds from the fish fries will go to benefit community funds, such as the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church's food panty, Coats for Kids and more. 4 p.m.-7 p.m. every Friday through March 23. St. Elizabeth Catholic Church Social Hall, 1520 N. Railroad Ave., Pflugerville. https://sites.google.com/view/kofc-council-10373/home





Saturday, Feb. 24: Paint it Forward
Preschoolers at The Learning Experience in Brushy Creek are holding an auction fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish foundation this weekend. Attendees can participate in face painting activities, photo booths and more. Free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Learning Experience, 15542 N. FM 620, Austin. 512-218-6905. www.thelearningexperience.com/our-centers/tx/austin/brushy-creek





Worth the Trip Saturday, Feb. 24: 2nd Annual Blossom Fun Run
The Sweet Eats Fruit Farm in Georgetown hosts its second annual Blossom Fun Run this Saturday. The run takes participants through the farm's blooming peach orchard, and the main race is preceded by a one-mile run for children. Other activities, such as a petting zoo and a hay maze, are also available at the event. $32 for the 5K run, $18 for the one-mile run. 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m. Sweet Eats Fruit Farm, 14400 E. Hwy. 29, Georgetown. 512-766-3276. www.sweeteats.com





Saturday, Feb. 24: New Hutto Library sneak peek
The city of Hutto is building a new, larger public library as part of the Co-Op District development. This Saturday, Hutto residents can visit the current library, learn details about the new library and get a sneak peek of the library development. Weather permitting, a petting zoo will be present at the event. Free. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Hutto Public Library, 205 West St., Hutto. 512-759-4008. www.huttotx.gov/departments/library/index.php





Sunday, Feb. 25: Red Cross blood drive
The Peace Homeschool Village in Round Rock is holding a blood drive in coordination with the Red Cross this Sunday. Free. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Teravista Community Center, 4205 Teravista Club Drive, Round Rock.





Feb. 22-March 6: Free pizza for voting
Pizza Delight in Round Rock is giving free slices of pizza to residents who have participated in the statewide primaries and wear their "I voted" stickers into the restaurant.

The promotion goes on during the early voting period, which began Tuesday, through March 6. Recurring dates. Pizza Delight, 1700 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 430, Round Rock. 512-827-3300. www.pizzadelighttx.com


By Iain Oldman
Iain Oldman joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after spending two years in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered Pittsburgh City Council. His byline has appeared in PublicSource, WESA-FM and Scranton-Times Tribune. Iain worked as the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's flagship Round Rock/Pflugerville/Hutto edition and is now working as the editor for the Northwest Austin edition.


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