Theater, cake design competition and fundraisers: Things to do in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto in February and early March

The Romance Readers Social features book signings, author interviews and crafts. 2-4 p.m. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.govn

The Romance Readers Social features book signings, author interviews and crafts. 2-4 p.m. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.govn

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of February and early March.



Feb. 6-9
High school students perform ‘Kiss Me, Kate’

Students from Round Rock High School present “Kiss Me, Kate.” 7-9 p.m. $12 (students, adults age 65 and older), $17 (adults). Cedar Ridge Performance Auditorium, 2801 Gattis School Road, Round Rock. 512-464-6000. www.greateventseats.com/RoundRockHS

Feb. 9
Rotary Club of Round Rock hosts fundraiser

Each ticket to the Rotary Club of Round Rock’s 21st annual Ron Morrison Car Thing includes admission for two, dinner and one raffle entry. 6-11 p.m. $125. Chasco Family YMCA, 1812 N. Mays St., Round Rock. 913-406-8847. www.facebook.com/thecarthingrr







Feb. 9
Library hosts event with local romance authors

The Romance Readers Social features book signings, author interviews and crafts. 2-4 p.m. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.gov






Feb. 10
Lions Club hosts annual fundraising chili supper

The Pflugerville Lions Club annual chili supper features a dessert sale and a raffle for a television. Proceeds will help local families in need of assistance. 5-8 p.m. $10. Pflugerville Lions Club Hall, 500 N. Railroad Ave., Pflugerville. 512-251-5466. https://pflugervillelionsclub.com

Feb. 16
Round Rock historic bus tour honors black history

The Round Rock Black History Organization’s Historic Bus Tour visits several historic locations and monuments in and around Round Rock and Austin. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Sweet Home of the Pinnacle of Praise, 3200 Sunrise Rd., Round Rock. 512-567-2148. www.roundrockbho.org

Feb. 21-23
Middle school students perform ‘Seussical Jr.’

Pearson Ranch Middle School students perform “Seussical Jr.” 2 p.m. (Sat.), 7 p.m. (Thu.-Sat.). $7 (students, adults age 65 and older), $12 (adults). Pearson Ranch Middle School, 8901 Pearson Ranch Road, Austin. 512-704-1500.
www.greateventseats.com/pearson

Feb. 22-23
Theater students perform  ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’

Chisholm Trail Middle School students present a performance of “The Little Mermaid Jr.” 7 p.m. $5 (students), $10 (adults). Cedar Ridge Performance Auditorium, 2801 Gattis School Road, Round Rock. 512-428-2500. www.greateventseats.com/Chisholm







Feb. 23-24
Cake design competition returns to Round Rock

That Takes the Cake Sugar Art Show & Cake Competition features classes, competitions and vendors. Times vary. $12-$75. Round Rock Sports Center, 2400 Chisholm Trail, Round Rock. 512-371-3401. www.thattakesthecake.org







March 2
Doggy Play Day and 4K features contests, games

The Brushy Creek Municipal Utility District’s Doggy Play Day includes a dog-friendly 4K followed by activities and contests. 9-11 a.m. $5 (4K), free (play day). Cat Hollow Park, 8600 O’Connor Drive, Round Rock. www.bcmud.org







MARCH 6, 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12
Group hosts fish fry for Lent

The Knights of Columbus Council 10373 invites the community to attend its annual fish fry to raise money for community projects. The event takes place on Ash Wednesday and every Friday during Lent. 4-7 p.m. St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 1520 N. Railroad Ave.







RODEOS worth THE TRIP


Feb. 7-24 | San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo
The event features competitions, a stock show and several performances. Costs and times vary. San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Grounds, 3201 E. Houston St., San Antonio. www.sarodeo.com

Feb. 25-March 17 | Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo features a livestock show, rodeo, carnival and several performances. Costs and times vary. NRG, 3 NRG Park, Houston. www.rodeohouston.com


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By Kirby Killough

Kirby Killough joined Community Impact after working in broadcast news. She is currently the editor for the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto edition of Community Impact.


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