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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

Austin Genealogical Society Meeting

Learn about preservation in the digital age from award-winning expert Roberta Przybylski. 6:30pm. Free.

Highland Park Baptist Church, 5206 Balcones

www.austintxgensoc.org

Belgium: Chocolate, Beer, & More

Hostelling International gives you pro-tips about tackling Belgium like a seasoned traveler. 6:30pm. Free.

REI, 9901 Capital of TX Hwy. N., 512/444-2294

www.hiusa.org/austin

BizAid Business Orientation

Ready to start a new business or take your existing business to a new level? BizAid is entrepreneurship 101. The course provides information on where you can get help at every stage of your business – from start-up to expansion. Registration is required. 9-10:30am. Free.

Entrepreneur Center of Austin, 4029 Capital of TX Hwy. S. #110, 512/974-7800

www.austinsmallbiz.com

Call for Input on Austin Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Plan

The City of Austin is seeking input for the 2014-2016 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Plan. Public comments can be emailed, dropped off at the Small and Minority Business Resources Department office, or submitted July 23 at the DBE Program Plan presentation. Free.

Small and Minority Business Resources Department, 4201 Ed Bluestein

www.austintexas.gov/smbr, dbepubliccomments@austintexas.gov

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

For The Children School Supply Fundraising Campaign

It's never to late to become the teacher's pet. Help local Pre-K through fourth grade students start the school year on a happy note by donating funds for new school supplies. For the Children buy in bulk to make the most of your dollar.

www.schoolsuppliesforthechildren.org

Headspring Backpack Drive

Bring a backpack to donate to economically challenged schools in the area, and Headspring will match your donation. Mondays-Fridays, July 1-Aug. 16, 9am-5pm. Free.

Headspring Headquarters, Avallon Building, 10415 Morado Circle, Building 3

www.headspring.com/backpackdrive

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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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.

512/369-7720

juan.wah@capmetro.org

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

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