Art exhibits, music and glass etching: 6 things to do in Georgetown, May 31-June 2

FRIDAY, MAY 31


Chitra 40 live musical concert 
Get immersed in a multilingual musical concert with Chitra, an Indian playback singer who has sung more than 25,000 songs. 7-10 p.m. $30-$100. Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 480-428-9501. www.facebook.com/events/524079048122564

SATURDAY, JUNE 1


Glass-etching workshop
Learn to make handcrafted glass works just in time for Father’s Day. Participants will create two glasses and have the option to choose from wine, high-ball, beer, mugs and coffee mugs. 6:30-7:30 p.m. $40. Sip ‘n’ Stain, 710 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-921-8081. www.facebook.com/events/404944706761602/?event_time_id=404944713428268

Georgetown Art Center artist reception
The art center hosts an artist reception for the exhibit “Nosotros.” Artwork in the exhibit celebrates and reflects on the land and culture of the American Southwest, the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico and South America. The exhibit runs from May 31-July 7. 6-8 p.m. Free. Georgetown Art Center, 816 S. Main St., Georgetown. 512-930-2583. www.georgetownartcentertx.org

SUNDAY, JUNE 2


Meditation class at Brave Vira Yoga
The workshop will lead participants through meditation and provide tools to continue personal practices. Meditation is known to release stress, build strength and develop resilience. 1-2:30 p.m. $25. Brave Vira Yoga, 112 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-820-9700. www.facebook.com/events/435029123964500/?event_time_id=435029127297833

'Burton Anes: Doll Portraits and Lovely Flowers' exhibit
Sunday is the final day the Burton Anes exhibit is on display at the Georgetown Public Library. Burton turns the portrait lens to vintage dolls and precisely arranged flowers to mimic the still life of oil paintings he has viewed in museums over the years. Noon-5 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 408 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-930-3551. http://library.georgetown.org/events-calendar

WORTH THE TRIP: Leander (Saturday, June 1)


Mason Days celebration
The city of Leander hosts the second annual Mason Days celebration. Attendees enjoy pioneer demonstrations such as blacksmithing, rope-making, rug-hooking, candle-making, woodworking, beekeeping and more. The event features food and activities for all ages. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Mason Homestead (next to Leander Public Library), 1101 S. Bagdad Road, Leander. 512-528-9909. www.leandertx.gov
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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