Eddie Watkins Jr. performs live: photo via Facebook/artist website

Eddie Watkins Jr. performs live: photo via Facebook/artist’s website

Here are three events around Preston Hollow you won’t want to miss this weekend:

Meet Graeme Simsion

University Park Library in Preston Center Plaza hosts a free book-signing for Graeme Simsion, author of “The Rosie Project,” Thursday evening. The author will present an RSVP-only book discussion preceding the book-signing at 6 p.m. Reception cost is $30; call 214.363.9095 to reserve.

William Foley at Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse

Two University of North Texas grads perform this Friday at 8 p.m. — Lisa Markley, a singer-songwriter with a folk/blues/jazz sound, and William Foley, a pianist and composer with more than 30 years of experience. Cost per ticket is $15-$18; call 214.363.0044 or click here for more information.

Motown Concert

Eddie Watkins Jr. performs this Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at Unity Church of Dallas. During the span of his musical career, he’s performed alongside legends such as Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye and Peter Frampton. The concert is free, but a $15 donation is suggested.

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