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
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.
Need a unique and handmade gift? The sellers at this event have you covered from art to jewelry to clothing to soap and other miscellaneous wonders. A photobooth and kids activities keep all ages occupied in between purchases. Sat.-Sun., Aug. 17-18, 11am-6pm. Free.
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.
Between food, music, and arts festivals, special events are part of the fabric of Austin. The city is looking for ideas on how the ever-growing roster should be managed.
Learn to turn old, beat up books into usable scrapbooks, works of art, or even a small treasure chest. First Thursdays, 6pm. Free.