Book signings, pet walks and more: 5 things to do in Georgetown, Sept. 26-28

Sun City will host a pet walk Sept. 28, plus four other things to do this weekend.

Sun City will host a pet walk Sept. 28, plus four other things to do this weekend.


  1. Author event at Lark & Owl
    Author and former NFL player Rashad Jennings talks about his new children’s book “The Coin Slow Chronicles: Arcade and the Triple T Token” at Lark & Owl Booksellers. He will also participate in a book signing. 7:30 p.m. Free. 205 W. Sixth St., Ste. 101, Georgetown. 512-688-5582.

2. Elected officials meet-and-greet
The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce hosts an opportunity for individuals to meet local elected officials. This is a come-and-go event. 5-7 p.m. Free. Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, 1 Chamber Way, Georgetown. 512-930-3535.


3. Georgetown Palace Theatre presents “Red, White & Tuna”
The Georgetown Palace Theatre presents “Red, White & Tuna,” which tells the story of Tuna, the third-smallest town in Texas, and its residents. The production runs through Oct. 20. Ticket prices include ticketing fee. 7:30-9:30 p.m. $34, $32 (seniors and students). The Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave. 512-869-7469.

4. 2019 Art Hop reception
Take a look at the 2019 Art Hop, an annual statewide juried exhibit. The show spans two locations: the Georgetown Public Library's first- and second-floor galleries, as well as the Georgetown Art Center. A reception will be held at both locations. 2 p.m. (library), 3:45 p.m. (art center). Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown; Georgetown Art Center, 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583.


5. Sun City Pet Walk
The Sun City Pet Club of Georgetown invites pet owners to join its members in the second annual World’s Largest Pet Walk, a fundraiser for Pet Partners. Pet Partners is a nonprofit that works to register therapy dogs and other therapy animal pets. Noon-2 p.m. Free. Legacy Hills Pavilion, Sun City Georgetown Active Adult Community, 301 Del Webb Blvd., Georgetown. 512-639-2085.


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