Canning workshops, musicals and more: 5 things to do in Georgetown, June 6-9

Georgetown Square

Georgetown Square


  1. Teen Life Size Sorry!
    Georgetown Public Library hosts event with Life Size Sorry! and other board games as part of its 2019 Teen Summer Reading Program. There will also be fried chicken and an ice cream bar. Event is for teens ages 12-18. 3 p.m. Free. Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-819-3132.

2. Georgetown Palace Theatre presents musical ‘Evita’
The musical follows the early life, rise to power, charity work and eventual death of Argentine political leader Eva Perón. Times vary. $29 (military members and students), $32. Georgetown Palace Theatre, 810 S. Austin Ave. 512-869-7469.

3. First Friday on the Square
Visitors to the Georgetown Square can enjoy an evening of live music, gallery hopping and shopping as part of First Friday, a monthly event series in which downtown shops and businesses remain open later than their usual business hours. 6-8 p.m. Free. 710 S. Main St. 800-436-8696.


4. Canning workshop
Learn to can your home-grown fruits and vegetables at the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension workshop. The program provides recipes and techniques to assure food canned at home are safe to eat. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. $30. Williamson County Extension Office, 100 Wilco Way, Ste. AG201, Georgetown, 512-943-3300.

5. Kids Korner
Attendees make crafts with animal and plant designs to honor National Great Outdoors month at the Williamson Museum. This is a come-and-go event. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Williamson Museum, 716 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-943-1670.