TO-DO LIST: July and August events in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Your ultimate local guide for events, activities, meetings and more in July and August.


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July 6
WORKOUT IN PFLUGER PARK


Camp Gladiator will host a free community workout in the park during Pflugerville Parks and Rec Month. Participants are encouraged to bring a yoga mat, towel and water. 9-10 a.m. Free. Pfluger Park, 515 City Park Road, Pflugerville. 512-539-6925. https://parks.pflugerville.gov/events





July 6
LEARN ABOUT BABY SAFETY


Parents are invited to learn about home, car seat, water and sleep safety and about infant CPR at a Safe Baby Academy class. 2-5 p.m. Free. Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, 300 University Blvd., Round Rock. 512-972-7233. https://events.bswhealth.com/





July 8-12
PRODUCE A FILM AT CAMP


Children are invited to learn several aspects of video production, including filming, editing and other skills. Campgoers will build on-air confidence and create group film projects. Ages 9-15. 9 a.m.-noon. $135. Pflugerville Recreation Center, 400 Immanuel Road, Pflugerville. 512-990-6350. www.pflugervilletx.gov






July 10
MEET FIREFIGHTERS AT THE LIBRARY


Local firefighters will visit with guests gathered at Round Rock Public Library for a meet-and-greet. Equipment demonstrations could include firetruck features, safety demonstrations and more. The event is come-and-go. 9-11 a.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-7011. www.roundrocktexas.gov





July 10
TRAIN LIKE A JEDI


Practice your lightsaber skills with the Lone Star Saber Academy. Aspiring Jedis and Padawans age 6 and up can wear costumes to the come-and-go event. 7-8 p.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275. www.roundrocktexas.gov





July 11
TREAT YOUR TEDDY BEAR AT A CLINIC


Children can explore their imaginations at play stations, including a Teddy Bear Clinic staffed by Baylor Scott & White health care professionals. 9:30-11 a.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275. www.roundrocktexas.gov





July 12-13
CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS IN JULY


Celebrate Christmas in July with art, crafts, gifts and more. Bring canned goods for the Round Rock Serving Center. Fri. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. St. Richards Episcopal Church, 1420 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock. 512-924-2327. www.facebook.com/cij2016





July 12
WATCH A MAD SCIENCE SHOW


Learn about science with an entertaining science-themed show with Mad Science. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free. Hutto Public Library, 500 W. Live Oak St., Hutto. 512-759-4008. www.huttotx.gov





July 13
CATCH A PRODUCTION OF THE UGLY DUCKLING


Bring your children to a performance of ‘The Ugly Duckling’ by the Magik Theatre. The event replaces regular Family Storytime. 11 a.m.-noon. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275. www.roundrocktexas.gov






July 18
MAKE A WIRE-WRAPPED PENDANT AND EARRINGS


Attendees will learn this week’s art project—how to wire-wrap a pendant and pair of earrings. All materials provided. Ages 18 and up. Register online. Free. 6-7:30 p.m. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.gov






July 19
SWIM AT NIGHT IN THE SCOTT MENTZER POOL


Visit the Scott Mentzer Pool for its final Pfamily Pfloat Night of the season. Wristbands can be purchased beginning at 7 p.m. $3 (children). $5 (ages 14 and up). 8-10 p.m. Scott Mentzer Pool, 901 Old Austin-Hutto Road, Pflugerville. 512-990-6350. www.parks.pflugervilletx.gov/events





July 19
LISTEN TO A JOE MCDERMOTT KIDS’ CONCERT


Artist Joe McDermott will perform at the Hutto Public Library’s Summer Reading Performance Finale. The interactive concert is for all ages. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free. Hutto Public Library, 500 W. Live Oak St., Hutto. 512-759-4008. www.huttotx.gov





July 19
VIEW DISNEY’S FROZEN JR.


The Sam Bass Theatre’s Youth Guild will present ‘Frozen Jr.,’ based on the 2018 Broadway musical. The show runs July 19-Aug. 4. Thu.-Sat. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. $15-$20. Sam Bass Theatre, 600 N. Lee St., Round Rock. 512-763-7228. www.sambasstheatre.org





July 19-21
ATTEND OKASHICON


This Japanese anime conference invites guests to dress for cosplay contests, listen to panels, play tabletop and console games, and meet other fans. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (convention center hours). Free (children under 6). Courtyard by Marriott Austin Pflugerville, 16100 Impact Way, Pflugerville. www.okashicon.com






July 24
SHOP AT A FARMERS MARKET


Browse and purchase locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants and handcrafted items at the weekly farmers market. Area vendors will be onsite to showcase their wares. 5-8 p.m. Free to attend. Hutto Farmers Market, 208 East St., Hutto. 512-759-4029. www.huttotx.gov





July 27
BECOME A GIRL WHO CODES


The Pflugerville Library Girls Who Code Club will hold a parent-student informational session for its 2019-20 meetings. Girls Who Code is a nonprofit for girls in grades six to 12 that aims to close the technology gender gap. Registration begins Aug. 12 and ends Aug. 23. 11 a.m.-noon. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.gov





July 27
PAY IT FORWARD IN PFLUGERVILLE


Join the community and spread kindness through writing cards, donating blood, making animal shelter toys and painting rocks with kind phrases. Learn about charities and talk to their representatives. The library will also announce its Summer Reading Program winners. 2-4 p.m. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., Pflugerville. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.gov





July 27
COMPETE IN THE FIREFIGHTER CHALLENGE


Teams of firefighters and area residents will climb towers and complete tasks in firefighter gear in the sixth annual Firefighter Challenge. Attendees can watch the competition, participate in a silent auction and purchase food. Part of the proceeds will go to the Round Rock Benevolent Fund, which allows firefighters to give back to communities. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Centennial Plaza Round Rock, 301 W. Bagdad Ave., Round Rock. www.facebook.com/local3082





July 28
GET READY FOR SCHOOL
Area students can receive free school supplies, wellness checks and food at the sixth annual Back to School Celebration. Community and sponsor donations provide event supplies, and the Round Rock Police Department is organizing the event. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Dell Diamond, 3400 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock. 512-671-2871. www.roundrocktexas.gov






July 29-Aug. 1
DEVELOP YOUTH SOCCER SKILLS


Young athletes can improve their soccer skills with Round Rock Soccer Club’s advanced soccer camp. Ages 8-14. $109. 8:30 a.m.-noon. Round Rock Multipurpose Complex, 2001 N. Kenney Fort Blvd., Round Rock. 512-341-3125. www.roundrockmpc.com/events





July 31
UNCOVER YOUR FAMILY DNA


Meet with members of the Williamson County Genealogical Society to learn about your family’s history through DNA. The society’s DNA Special Interest Group meets at the Round Rock Public Library on the last Wednesday of each month. 7-9 p.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-7014. www.roundrocktexas.gov





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Aug. 2
CATCH A MOVIE AT THE HUTTO LIBRARY


Visit the Hutto Public Library for popcorn and a movie during the First Friday Films August event. The event is sponsored by Friends of the Hutto Public Library. 4-6 p.m. Free. Hutto Public Library, 500 W. Live Oak St., Hutto. 512-759-4008. www.huttotx.gov





Aug. 3
LIP SYNC BATTLE AT CENTENNIAL PLAZA


Pick your favorite song and battle your community at the second annual Rock the Mic Lip Sync Battle. A panel will judge each teams’ two performances and award the Golden Mic Trophy. Teams have up to four members. Age 6 and up. 7:45-10 p.m. $20 (online team registration). Centennial Plaza, 301 W. Bagdad Ave., Round Rock. 512-218-5540. www.roundrocktexas.gov/departments/parks-and-recreation





Aug. 5
PLAY IN A SPLASH MOB


Jump and play in the Prete Plaza fountains during two Splash Mob fountain fun events. Hosted by the Round Rock Public Library, the event marks the conclusion of the summer reading program. Bring water squirters, buckets and towels. For all ages. 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Prete Main Street Plaza, 221 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275. www.roundrocktexas.gov





Aug. 6
TAKE A YOGA CLASS


Practice yoga, breath work and meditation in a Yoga for Everyone class. 6:30 p.m. $10. Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, 300 University Blvd., Round Rock. 844-279-3627. https://events.bswhealth.com


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