Enjoy the great outdoors with the staff of REI. Walking tours, geocaching, and other fun activities await. See website for the gear checklist. Sat., April 18, noon. $30 (free for kids 12 and under).
Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park, Stonewall
The kids can enjoy activities and a bouncy house while the adults learn about how to keep this big rock we're all on spinning around the sun. 12:30-2:30pm. Free.
Shop here for local vendors peddling all manner of art, jewelry, and other handmade gifts (like vegan soap!). Meet tattoo artists from Bijou Studios, check out their art, and maybe get some new ink. 2-8pm. Free.
The Liberty, 1618 1/2 E. Sixth, 512/600-4791
Although Obama's immigration programs are still in the courts, Workers Defense Project will inform the community and prepare for when the programs open. Learn more about DAPA and DACA, and what is required to qualify. Also, learn more about how to get involved in the fight for immigration reform.
Aunque los programas de inmigración de Obama todavía están en el corte, Proyecto Defensa Laboral seguirá informando a la comunidad como prepararse para cuando los programas abran. En este foro de inmigración, usted va a aprender más sobre estos dos programas, DAPA y DACA, y que se requiere para calificarse. También, usted aprendera más sobre como puede involucrarse en la lucha para la reforma migratoria. 3-5pm.
Commemorate the third anniversary of this local shop's garden by lending a helping hand to get it ready for spring. Experts will be around for help, and free cold-brewed coffee will keep you going. 10am-1:30pm. Free.
In.gredients, 2610 Manor Rd., 512/275-6357
Bring gently used clothes for the wee ones (maternity, too) and perhaps fine some new duds. Face painting and a raffle round out the day. noon-4pm. Free.
Baby Earth, 106 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock
Looking for handmade, vintage fashion? Seeking unique, one-of-a-kind merchandise? This be the place, Ace. Fri.-Sun., March 6-8, 10am-5pm; through May. Free.
Austin Food Park, 30 I-35 N.
The supply of platelets has fallen to an unsafe level. Anyone who is able is urged to make a platelet donation appointment as soon as possible. Platelet donation may be done every 7 days or 24 times per year. The entire process from the time a donor walks through the doors until they leave is approximately 1 to 1.5 hours. Call to make an appointment. Open seven days a week.