Solve a murder mystery, walk with a doc and other things to do this weekend in Georgetown: Feb. 8-10

Teens are invited to the Georgetown Public Library this weekend to try their hand at solving a murder mystery.

Teens are invited to the Georgetown Public Library this weekend to try their hand at solving a murder mystery.

Thursday, Feb. 8
Georgetown Farmers Market
Purchase fresh produce grown in the community. Also available for sale are locally produced eggs, meats and breads. 2:30-5:30 p.m. Free. Fifth Street and Austin Avenue, Georgetown. 956-286-7775. www.farmergeorge.market

Friday, Feb. 9
Weekly Adoption Event
Meet adoptable dogs from the Georgetown Animal Outreach program, a nonprofit animal rescue group which relies 100 percent on foster homes. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. The Monument Cafe, 500 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. www.georgetownanimaloutreach.org

Saturday, Feb. 10
Teen Murder Mystery Party
Teens can test their detective skills to try and solve a murder mystery at the Toadwort Inn. Capes and wands welcome. Free. Begins at 3 p.m. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W 8th St, Georgetown. 512-930-3551. library.georgetown.org

Walk With A Doc: Questions Answered, Health Tips and More
The second Saturday of each month, join and Baylor Scott and White Health doctor for a conversation about health followed by a two-mile walk, along with blood pressure screenings, personal pedometers, t-shirts and refreshments. Free. 9-10:30 a.m. San Gabriel Park, 445 E Morrow St, Georgetown. 844-279-3627. walkwithadoc.sw.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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