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.

THURSDAY



  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. www.larkandowlbooksellers.com


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. http://cca.georgetownchamber.org/webforms/EvtListing.aspx?dbid2=txgt&evtid=339143&class=E

FRIDAY


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. www.georgetownpalace.com

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. www.georgetownartcentertx.org

SATURDAY


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. www.sctexas.org/club/scripts/view/view_clubannouncement.asp?pg=MEMFAC&GRP=26544&AID=122504&NS=MEMFAC&MFID=27073&MFCODE=CCLUB_PET&APP=58
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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