Shop to support pups and other things to do in Georgetown this weekend: Sept. 21-24

Support pugs and other dog breeds by shopping this weekend.

Support pugs and other dog breeds by shopping this weekend.

Thursday, Sept. 21
Georgetown Farmers Market
Purchase fresh produce grown in the community. Also available for sale are locally produced eggs, meats and breads. 3-6 p.m. Free. Fifth Street and Austin Avenue, Georgetown. 956-286-7775. [email protected]

Friday and Saturday, Sept. 22-23
Retail for Tails
The Friends of the Georgetown Animal Shelter will host a community retail sale to raise money for the shelter. Vendors will sell a variety of goods, including plants, handmade gifts, vintage items and child-friendly light snacks. Free. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St., Georgetown. 512-930-3592. pets.georgetown.org

 

Friday through Sunday, Sept. 22-24
Worth The Trip: Texas Tribune Festival
This year’s lineup includes local, state and national speakers, such as Austin Mayor Steve Adler and U.S. Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz. Various times, locations. $50 (students and educators), $250 (Texas Tribune members), $300 (general). www.texastribune.org/festival

 

Saturday, Sept. 23
Medicare Transitions Made Simple
Physicians Mutual agent Bre Walker will hold a seminar for attendees to learn about Medicare, such as making the most of rights, options and entitlements, how to enroll and what Medicare covers. Free, but seats are limited. 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W 8th St, Georgetown. 281-455-2792. physiciansmutual.com

 

A Day for Moms Conference
A Day for Moms was created to equip moms, especially those with young children, with tools for self-care and encourage them to create new friendships and support networks. Presenters include certified coaches, licensed family counselors, fitness coaches and other speakers. The ticket price includes a catered breakfast, lunch and snack. $35, $10 for an additional guest. 9 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Cowan Creek Amenity Center, 1433 Cool Spring Way, Georgetown. www.mommiesupportnetwork.org


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