Upcoming Events

E.g., Feb 25, 2017
E.g., Feb 25, 2017

Voigt Elementary Garden Build Day

Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:30pm

EVENT IS FULL

The Garden Build Day is an all-hands-on-deck event! Community members will work alongside students, parents, teachers, and school administrators to help build the new school garden at Voigt Elementary. In just one day, volunteers will help build two raised-bed vegetable gardens, an herb garden, a native garden, and set the stage for an outdoor classroom. Lunch will be provided.

Voigt Elementary has been selected to receive a garden through the Texas Sprouts program through the University of Texas. In the...

Voigt Elementary
1201 Cushing Dr.
Austin, TX 78664

Workday at Blunn Creek Nature Preserve

Sat, Mar 4, 2017 -
8:30am to 12:00pm

The Blunn Creek Partnership is working on ecological restoration of the 38-acre Blunn Creek Nature Preserve. Volunteers are welcome to join one of the monthly workdays on the 1st Saturday of every month. Workdays will consist of cutting ligustrum and stacking it in a brush pile for chipping. Groups are welcome!

Wear closed-toe shoes, long pants and a long sleeved shirt, and bring a water bottle and gloves. Parking is available along 1200 St Edwards Dr. Please meet promptly at 9:00 as it is a short hike to the working location.

Blunn Creek Nature Preserve
1200 St. Edwards Drive
Austin, TX 78704

Workday at Blunn Creek Nature Preserve

Sat, Mar 4, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

The Blunn Creek Partnership is working on ecological restoration of the 38-acre Blunn Creek Nature Preserve. Volunteers are welcome to join one of the monthly workdays on the 1st Saturday of every month. Workdays will consist of cutting ligustrum and stacking it in a brush pile for chipping. Groups are welcome!

Wear closed-toe shoes, long pants and a long sleeved shirt, and bring a water bottle and gloves. Parking is available along 1200 St Edwards Dr. Please meet promptly at 9:00 as it is a short hike to the working location. 

Blunn Creek Nature Preserve
1200 St. Edwards Drive
Austin, TX 78704

Beautify Austin @ Sims Elementary School

Sat, Mar 4, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
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Join Keep Austin Beautiful as we seek to equip volunteer passion with resources and install a rain garden on the Sims Elementary School campus. Over the course of three months, we will engage the community and surrounding neighborhoods in creating a beautiful native rain garden to help mitigate flooding and encourage native pollinators. 

For this project, volunteers will be working on the first phase of the rain garden

Sims Elementary School
1203 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX 78721

SXSW Cleanup Project with Austin Resource Recovery

Sun, Mar 19, 2017 -
9:30am to 1:30pm

Last year, Spring Festival Season generated almost 350,000 pounds of trash and recyclable material. The SXSW festival officially begins on March 10th and runs through March 19, 2017. In an effort to maintain and return the city back to its normal landscape, Austin Resource Recovery is seeking volunteers to help with litter maintenance and poster/flyer removal. Austin Resource Recovery and the Operations team will be leading this cleanup project on the very last Sunday and working towards our city's zero waste goal. All cleanup materials, snacks and water will be provided....

We will be servicing the Central Business District, between Cesar Chavez to 12th Street. Meetup location is under the bridge on 6th street and I-35.
Austin, TX 78702

Euphoria Pre Festival Carson Creek Clean Up

Sat, Mar 25, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Join Euphoria Fest at Carson Creek Ranch for a pre event clean sweep before the 6th annual music and camping festival.

Carson Creek Ranch
9507 Sherman Rd
Austin, TX 78742

Workday at Blunn Creek Nature Preserve

Sat, Apr 1, 2017 -
8:30am to 12:00pm

The Blunn Creek Partnership is working on ecological restoration of the 38-acre Blunn Creek Nature Preserve. Volunteers are welcome to join one of the monthly workdays on the 1st Saturday of every month. Workdays will consist of cutting ligustrum and stacking it in a brush pile for chipping. Groups are welcome!

Wear closed-toe shoes, long pants and a long sleeved shirt, and bring a water bottle and gloves. Parking is available along 1200 St Edwards Dr. Please meet promptly at 9:00 as it is a short hike to the working location.

Blunn Creek Nature Preserve
1200 St. Edwards Drive
Austin, TX 78704

Keep Austin Beautiful Clean Sweep 2017

Sat, Apr 8, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:30pm

Each April, Keep Austin Beautiful hosts Clean Sweep, a city-wide service day spanning 150+ sites in 31 zip codes throughout Austin and resulting in over 30 tons of trash removed by 4,000 plus volunteer who contribute 8,700 combined service hours. The network of cleanups is followed by a not-to-be-missed volunteer party featuring free t-shirts, lunch, live music, children’s environmental activities, recycled art, a unique object contest, door prizes, and more! 

900 Chicon Street
Austin, TX 78702

Beautify Austin @ Sims Elementary School

Sat, Apr 22, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
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Join Keep Austin Beautiful as we seek to equip volunteer passion with resources and install a rain garden on the Sims Elementary School campus. Over the course of three months, we will engage the community and surrounding neighborhoods in creating a beautiful native rain garden to help mitigate flooding and encourage native pollinators. 

For this project, volunteers will be working on the second phase of the rain garden

Sims Elementary School
1203 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX 78721

Radha Madhav Dham Earth Day 2017

Sun, Apr 23, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

It is Radha Madhav Dham's vision to bring the 'green/nature students, scouts and adults together for this Earth Day Event. Showcase their experiments and what they have learned. Share with the community and meet others in "green" fellowship. This will also work to Educate attendees on products and/or services In our Community and reinforce key green messages.

For further questions please reach out to ...

Radha Madhav Dham Hindu Temple
400 Barsana Rd.
Austin, TX 78737