Reading to the dogs, movies in the pools and death-defying stunts: your July to-do list for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

From a litany of farmers markets to a day filled with death-defying waterfalls, July is packed with things to do in Round Rock, Pflugerville, and Hutto. For more information on local 4th of July events, click here.

July 7: Learn more about gardening

The Williamson County Master Gardener Association will hold a free workshop as part of a monthly class, as part of its Green Thumbs Up program, at the Round Rock Public Library. In July, the association will teach participants how to take care of succulents. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-7001.

July 8: see an afternoon show

The Round Rock Public Library will screen the film “Sing 2” as part of its youth programming for residents. Participants are encouraged to bring snacks, pillows and blankets. The film is rated PG, with an estimated runtime of 112 minutes. 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Free. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275.

July 8: Go see a movie at the pool

Pflugerville’s “Pfloating Movie Night” event is back, and attendees can see a screening of “Sing 2” at Mentzer Pool. Outside food and drink is prohibited, but concessions will be available for purchase. Participants are encouraged to bring their own inflatables, pool noodles, picnic blankets and chairs. 8:45 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. Tickets are $4 or $5 with a bag of popcorn. Scott Mentzer Pool, 901 Old Austin-Hutto Rd., Pflugerville. 512-990-6100.

July 9: Support local product producers

The Round Rock Farmers Market will offer attendees the opportunity to purchase fresh local produce, meat, honey and other produce. This market is held monthly by Farmer George. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free entry. 201 University Blvd, Round Rock. 956-286-7775.

July 11-14: Stock up on Scholastic paperbacks

The Scholastic Book Fair will bring a selection of children’s books for purchase to the Round Rock Public Library to support its summer reading program. Games will also be available in the library games area after the book fair closes. July 11: 5.30-8 p.m. July 12-14: 9.30 a.m.-12 p.m. FREE ENTRANCE. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275.

July 12: See local historical artifacts

The Heritage House Museum will allow visitors to view antiques, historic photographs, documents and books relevant to Pflugerville’s history. It is open the first Sunday of each month and Tuesday from March to December. 3-7 p.m. Free. 901 Old Austin-Hutto Road, Pflugerville. 512-990-6375.

July 16: Reading to Dogs

Readers ages 6-14 can sign up for 10-minute time slots to work on their skills with therapy dogs through a partnership with The Dog Alliance. Through the training, participants will read to a dog to improve their reading skills. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free, pre-registration required. Round Rock Public Library, 216 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-218-3275.

July 17: Go to an outdoor market

Check out over 25 local vendors at the Summer Vibes Outdoor Market. Blur Boutique will host the family and pet-friendly event. 11am-4pm Free entry. 567 Chris Kelley Blvd, Hutto. 512-508-8186. Facebook: Summer Vibes Outdoor Market

July 17: Attend Nitro Circus at the Dell Diamond

The traveling FMX, BMX, skate and scooter stunt show known as Nitro Circus will make a stop at the Dell Diamond in Round Rock. Made up of athletes and daredevils, the action sports collective is made up of 24 runners and was founded in 2003. Tickets cost between $30 and $250. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dell Diamond, 3400 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock. 512-255-2255.

July 18-22: Register for a day camp

The Lonestar Dance Center will offer several day and half-day camps for children of all ages, including a seaside-themed camp for children aged three to seven. Campers will sing, dance, play and make colorful crafts. $175. 9am-12:30pm Lonestar Dance Center, 2606 W. Pecan St. Bldg. 2, Pflugerville. 512-670-0301.

July 22: Improve your mystery-solving skills

In an after-hours murder mystery event, participants will assume the role of secret agents and investigators trying to solve the untimely death of their longtime mission commander. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Registration is mandatory. 18+ only. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger Street, Pflugerville. 512-990-6375.

July 23: Attend a concert by a tribute band

Three local bands will perform at Hanovers Draft House in a tribute event. ATX’s Battle, Lullabies to Paralyze, and Firecracker Smile – homages to Rage Against the Machine, Queens of the Stone Age, and Stone Temple Pilots, respectively – will perform. $10. Doors open at 8 p.m. Hanovers Draft House, 108 E. Main St., Pflugervile. 512-969-5027.

July 24: Discover Dwight Yoakum at the Round Rock Amp

Dwight Yoakum will perform at Round Rock Amp, an outdoor concert venue that opened in Round Rock in April. Country and Western artist Yoakam has recorded over 20 albums and compilations and sold over 30 million records during his decades-long career. 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. $45 to $200. Round Rock amp, 3701 N I-35, Round Rock.

July 26: Visit to a Pfarmer market

A weekly Farmer’s Market will be held in Pflugerville at Heritage Park on Tuesdays through the end of October. 3-7 p.m. Free admission. Heritage Park, 901 Old Austin Hutto Rd., Pflugerville. 512-990-6360.

July 30: Find out about local volunteer opportunities

A back-and-forth event at the Pflugerville Public Library will allow attendees to learn about volunteer opportunities in the area. Participants can also work on a quick charity craft, like a pet toy for the animal shelter or a kindness rock to leave at the park. Local charities and nonprofits are encouraged to set up an information table at the event. 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Free. Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger Street, Pflugerville. 512-990-6375.

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