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LBJ Library at 50: "Lady Bird Johnson: Beyond the Willdflowers"
The LBJ Library exhibit shows sides of the First Lady you may not know
"...If all you know about Lady Bird Johnson is that she has a lake and..."

Aug. 27, 2021 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Betty Boyd Caroli on Lady Bird and Lyndon
Betty Boyd Caroli tells the First Lady's side of the story in Lady Bird and Lyndon
"...Lady Bird Johnson's name is never far from the mind..."

Oct. 16, 2015 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Lady Bird
An enchanting coming-of-age tale from Greta Gerwig
"...a Catholic high school who prefers to be called Lady Bird, a name she has given to herself. Like..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Last Repose of Lady Bird Johnson
Notes from the public viewing of Lady Bird Johnson.
" But that was because, to everyone, she was Lady Bird. From Friday afternoon, she had laid in repose..."

July 16, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Dreaming Big With Lady Bird
Team's preliminary recommendations for Lady Bird Lake's south shore
" assessment team released its preliminary recommendations for the Lady Bird Lake Special Waterfront Project on Wednesday night. While..."

June 7, 2012 News Post by Monica Riese

Is Lady Bird Lake for Sale?
"...Dear Editor, Is Lady Bird Lake for sale? It is, according to the..."

July 20, 2008 Postmarks

Saying Goodbye to Lady Bird
"...the stairs of the LBJ Library, where her mother, Lady Bird Johnson, lay in state last week. A private..."

July 20, 2007 News Feature

Lady Bird Johnson's West Lake House: The Legacy Conveys
Lady Bird's Westlake house is for sale
"...when I saw 2505 Camino Alto, the late, great Lady Bird Johnson's house, is now on the market. Built..."

Aug. 3, 2009 Design Post by Anne Harris

Dreaming Big With Lady Bird
Design team makes preliminary recommendations for lakeside redevelopment
" assessment team released its preliminary recommendations for the Lady Bird Lake Special Waterfront Project last week. While their..."

June 15, 2012 News Feature by Monica Riese

Lady Bird: Funeral Arrangements Confirmed
Austin will have a chance to say farewell to the former first lady and noted advocate for the environment.
"...As reported yesterday, Lady Bird Johnson, wife of former President Lyndon B. Johnson,..."

July 12, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Council: Down by Lady Bird
City Council returns with a less imposing agenda
"...a restaurant deck and public terrace on parkland overlooking Lady Bird Lake. (Depend­ing on your perspective, it's either a..."

Feb. 28, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Interactive Exhibit Fortlandia Returns to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
"...assembled for this year's Fortlandia, an interactive exhibit at Lady Bird Johnson celebrating imagination, innovation, and unconventional materials. After..."

Oct. 1, 2020 Photo Gallery

Batman’s Iconic Emblem Lights up Lady Bird Lake for Caped Crusader’s 80th Anniversary
Congress Ave. Bridge and its resident bats proved the perfect backdrop
"...not in the sky but on the waters of Lady Bird Lake. (Which actually makes a certain kind of..."

March 18, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk
"...The new boardwalk on the south shore of Lady Bird Lake opens June 7..."

May 29, 2014 Photo Gallery

Saving Lady Bird Lake
City's Parks and Rec Board votes to uphold protections against high-rise development too close to lake's shores
"...against high-rise development too close to the shores of Lady Bird Lake. The developer of 222 and 300 E...."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Lady Bird Johnson, R.I.P.
Former first lady dies after battle with illness.
"...Former first lady and Texas legend dead at 94...."

July 11, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

SXSW Announces Free Shows on Lady Bird Lake
Selena Tribute, Margo Price & Milky Chance for the people

Feb. 26, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Patty Griffin and Andrew Bird Headline SXSW Free Outdoor Stage
Concert series at Auditorium Shores takes shape
"...Griffin headlines South by Southwest’s free outdoor stage at Lady Bird Lake on Saturday, March 16. Übertalented indie rock..."

Feb. 27, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Midland Tangles With a Rare Bird Republicans Fowl Property Rights
"...her arms. The jet was whisking Erskine and the bird, which had been shot by a hunter, from Erskine's..."

June 23, 1995 News Feature by Robert Bryce

The Common Law
You can't do what on Lady Bird Lake ...?
"...Recently I saw some kids wading chest-deep into Lady Bird Lake under an overpass. Can you swim there?..."

June 3, 2016 Column by Luke Ellis

Let's Go Hide in the Delightful Designer Forts of Fortlandia
The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center brings back its fancy forts right when we need them
"...the latter this week when Fortlandia returns to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center...."

Oct. 2, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Can Project Connect Connect?
Advisory group receives preferred corridor recommendation
"...Riverside/Grove on the south, features a new bridge over Lady Bird Lake, and possibly a tunnel at Hancock. Total..."

May 6, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Developing Stories: Walking on Water
A roundup of Lady Bird Lake planning efforts that are all wet
"...week's column is a roundup of efforts related to Lady Bird Lake; the next column will provide an update..."

Dec. 19, 2008 News Column by Katherine Gregor

The Common Law
Mask up, Austin (and stop bridge jumping into Lady Bird Lake)
"...I was running Lady Bird Lake and saw a bunch of high school..."

Aug. 7, 2020 Column by Luke Ellis

A college student's burgeoning sexuality brings on psychic powers
" epileptic-like seizure that waylays Thelma and sends nearby birds flying into the library’s windows (a recurring theme). As..."

Dec. 1, 2017 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

TDH: 5/24/11
Rapid bus, ABIA cell-phone waiting, historic zoning before council
"...bus service, a cell-phone waiting area at the airport, Lady Bird Lake boardwalk action, historic zoning changes and much..."

May 24, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Town Lake Setback Variances Non-Starters for Martinez, Leffingwell
CMs already against variance request coming before boards and commissions starting tonight.
"...As setback variances along Town Lake Lady Bird Lake begin to wind their way through the..."

Aug. 28, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

LBJ Presidential Library Set to Reopen October 21
Masks will be required and social distancing encouraged
"...on October 21, along with a brand new exhibit, Lady Bird: Beyond the Wildflowers...."

Oct. 18, 2021 Arts Post by Adrienne Hunter

Trains! Tunnels! Billions! Austin Gets First Look at Proposed Transit Plan
Next steps: public input, May Council vote, November election
" serve UT and ACC Highland, new crossings of Lady Bird Lake, and more...."

March 6, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin Symphony's Fourth of July Concert
No music or fireworks on the water; ASO goes F1 for the 4th
"...If you're parked on the shores of Lady Bird Lake eagerly anticipating the Austin Symphony's annual serving..."

July 4, 2014 Arts Post

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