Calendar Highlights Dec. 11th – Dec. 18th: Tamales, Lake Clean Up, Compost Class

[Party] Friday, Dec. 12thfrom 6pm to 9pm is the Save Our Springs Alliance holiday party at Scholz Garten. There will be live music, free tamales, and each party-gooer will be given a $10 Whole Earth Provisions Co. gift certificate at the door. More info>>

Volunteer to clean Lady Bird Lake on Saturday.[Volunteer] Saturday, Dec. 13th from 9am to 11amKeep Austin Beautiful is organizing a Lady Bird Lake Cleanup Day and they need volunteers. Participants will be provided with cleanup supplies, snacks, and a helpful site leader. Sign up to volunteer here>>

The Sustainable Foot Center is hosting a homemade tamales class on Saturday.


[Cooking Class] Saturday, Dec. 13th from 10am to 1pm the Sustainable Food Center is hosting a tamales cooking class. The seasonal vegetables and meat used to stuff the tamales will be purchased from vendors at the SFC Farmers’ Markets. And the best part is, every student willtake home a bag full of handmade tamales! Sign up for the class here>>

Join Austin Creative Reuse at the Thinkery to make banners out of found items.


[Crafts] Saturday, Dec. 13th from 11am to 2pm, joinAustin Creative Reuse at theThinkery for a crafting workshop. Make banners from discontinued fabric samples for you or a friend. Fun for all ages. More info>>

Come to HOPE Farmers Market on Sunday for a free composting class.


[Compost Class] Join Austin Resource Recovery onSunday, Dec. 14th at11:30am at HOPE Farmers Market for a FREE composting class. Learn how to improve the quality of your soil, and spend less time and money fertilizing and watering. Once the class is over, you will even earn a free composting bin so that you can apply what you learned at home.Register for the class here>>

Rock the Vote at Cheer Up Charlies on Monday night.[Rock the Vote] Monday, Dec. 15th from 6pm to 9pmis a Rock the Vote event atCheer Up Charlies,featuring live music, free snacks, and a raffle. Austin Mayoral candidates Steve Adler and Mike Martinezwill even be making an appearance. The goal of Rock of Vote is to engage the millennial generation to become more community minded activists by voting, volunteering, and donating. The event is free and open to the public. More info>>


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