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
You have a great business idea. Now what? Learn how to navigate the steps of Austin's development process with finesse. Topics include development assessment, land use and zoning, site plan review, building plans and permits, and inspections and certificate of occupancy. Registration is required; participants must complete the BizAid Start-Up Orientation Session as a prerequisite. 9-10:30am. Free.
One Texas Center, 505 Barton Springs Rd., 512/974-7800
Here's your last chance to weigh in on potential locations for Austin bike share locations. You can even vote for the color of the bikes. We're going with red, but only because tie-dye wasn't an option.
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
Learn about the local nonprofit that's dedicated to the development, support, and promotion of worker-owned cooperatives. Email to RSVP or get more info.
5604 Manor Rd
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.
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
Kinda like Critical Mass without all the pretension. Relax, ride around town, chat it up with cycle-lovers like yourself, and overrun a park or a local hangout or two or three. Thursdays, 7pm.