Support the homeless, see the stars and other things to do this weekend in Georgetown: Feb. 22-24

Support Helping Hands this weekend by buying a potato at their Spud-raiser.

Support Helping Hands this weekend by buying a potato at their Spud-raiser.

Thursday, Feb. 22
Helping Hands of Georgetown Spud-raiser
Raise money for the homeless and underserved of Georgetown by having a tater with a variety of toppings, along with live music and treats from local restaurants and businesses. 5-7 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Mesquite Creek Outfitters, 704 S Austin Avenue, Georgetown. helpinghandsgtx.org

Friday, Feb. 23
Tween Stargazing Party
Join the Williamson County Astronomy Club for a night of snacks, crafts and observing the night sky, weather permitting. Tweens ages 9-12 are encouraged to bring along an adult. Registration is required, and can be done at the kids’ desk at the library or online. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 West 8th Street, Georgetown. 512-819-3133. library.georgetown.org

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

Saturday, Feb. 24
Georgetown Art Center hosts reception for artist Larry Jolly
The art center is kicking off their exhibit of work by Austin-based artist Larry Jolly with a reception. 7-9 p.m. Free. 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583. www.georgetownartcentertx.org

Wolf Ranch Farmers Market
Attendees can purchase produce and other goods from local vendors, rain or shine. Free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W. University Drive, Georgetown. 512-555-1212. www.wolfranchfarmersmarket.com


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