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Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Bring your smart phone and go on a scavenger hunt while learning about the history of our fair town. The quest will take about three hours and teams can embark at any time. Through Sept. 30. $50.

Start location: Texas State Library, 1201 Brazos

www.urbanadventurequest.com

American YouthWorks Call for Volunteers

If you have experience explaining math and science to kids YouthWorks needs you to help engage at-risk kids and get them interested in STEM career paths. Go online to learn more.

www.americanyouthworks.org

Capital Of Texas Awards 2013

The Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce annual awards recognize high-achieving small businesses and organizations in the greater Austin area. 11am-1pm. Members: $50, Non-Members: $65.

International Bank of Commerce/Crescent Real Estate, 816 Congress, first floor, 512/462-4311

gahcc.org/cta

Chiropractic Care for Returning Veterans

Retired, disabled, reserve, and active military are invited for free chiropractic services courtesy of the Active Life Healing Center. Bring in your military ID or some other form of proof and they'll get crackin'. Through Oct. 4.

Active Life Healing Center, 4006 S. Lamar

CodeNEXT: Shaping the Austin We Imagine 2

See Monday. 6:15pm. Free.

Kealing Middle School, 1607 Pennsylvania Ave., 512/414-3214

www.imagineaustin.net

Disability Employment Awards Call for Nominations

Nominate outstanding employers for their successful recruitment, hiring and retention of employees with disabilities.

512/974-3256

www.austintexas.gov/employmentawards., dolores.gonzalez@austintexas.gov

HAAM Benefit Day

The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians keeps local artists alive and kicking, and now is your chance to help. Venues, restaurants, and all kinds of businesses will donate a portion of the day's profits in an effort to keep this city's lifeblood healthy. See our Music Listings for a list of music performances around town. Go to www.myhaam.org for a complete list of participating businesses.

www.myhaam.org

Seasonal Food Source Eductional Supper Club

Enjoy an educational culinary evening with chef Marko Ellinger as he prepares courses and shares instruction with guests. Reserve by phone. 6:30pm.

The Retreat on Bouldin Creek, 1106 S. First, 512/797-4678

$45

Trailer Food Tuesdays

Last Tuesdays through October.

The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside, 512/457-5664

www.thelongcenter.org/event/trailer-food-tuesdays

Yoga Practice

Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse, 1400 E. 38 1/2, 538-1991

www.cherrywoodcoffeehouse.com

Yoga Ride

A 5-mile ride precedes your yoga class tailored to the cycling body. Enjoy a dip in the Springs afterward. Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.

Doug Sahm Hill, 885 W. Riverside (next to Palmer Events Center)

www.facebook.com/groups/246934478735899

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Barton Springs Audio Tour

Take a self-guided tour of Austin's favorite swimming hole. All you have to do is download the audio files and map from the Save Our Springs Alliance website, and off you go.

Barton Springs Pool, 2201 Barton Springs Rd., 512/867-3080

www.sosalliance.org

Cap Metro's Adopt-a-Stop

Cap Metro's Adopt-a-Stop

allows you or your organization to adopt one of the stops along Cap Metro's bus lines. In exchange for helping keep your stop tidy, Cap Metro will let you spruce it up (Keep Austin Beautiful will even provide landscaping tools) to reflect the personality of your neighborhood.

369-7720

juan.wah@capmetro.org

Central Market Cooking School

Whether you need to brush up your knife skills or throw together a romantic Thai dinner for two, these guys have you covered year round with an eclectic array of classes spanning all skill levels.

Central Market North, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1000

www.centralmarket.com/Cooking-School.aspx

Helping Hands Center

needs strong, dependable males to help load/unload groceries twice monthly.

Helping Hands Center, 1151 San Bernard St., 472-2298

Host a Creek Cleanup

Is the creek you love filled with beer cans and six-pack rings? All you have to do is gather some friends to clean it up, and Keep Austin Beautiful and Watershed Protection and Development Review will give you all the guidance and materials you need. Free.

391-0617

www.keepaustinbeautiful.org/creekcleanup