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Here is a new featured event. This will be an event you wont want to miss. It might change your life.

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KAB’s 2012 Free Clean Creek Camp

Right now registration for the Clean Creek Summer Camp is going on now! Phone: 512-974-3540
Parents, join your 9-13 yr old for a week of fun exploring Austin’s creeks and aquifer.  We’ll discover fossils, caves and springs on a scavenger hunt along Barton creek, test water quality, get down underground into a wild cave, clean up trash while canoeing a creek, and dive into barton springs. Groups with adult leaders are welcome!
Dates: June 11-15 & July 16-19
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 noon
Ages: 9-13 year olds with an adult. Adult Supervision Required: includes a parent, scout leader or other supervising adult.
Cost: $20.00 reimbursable deposit per family/group
Space is limited, so register early!
For more information contact Sara Heilman at  974-3540 Sara.Heilman@austintexas.gov

ATX Resource Recovery Free Composting Class

This class is a part of Austin Resource Recovery’s composting rebate program, which challenges Austinites to complete a free composting class, downsize to a 32-gallon trash cart and purchase a home composting system. Austin Resource Recovery curbside customers who do these three things are eligible for a rebate of 75 percent off the cost of their new home composting system, up to $75. 6:30p-7:30p

http://www.austintexas.gov/event/free-composting-class-14

Zilker Garden Festival 2012

Zilker Garden Festival @ Zilker Botanical Gardens
March 31st- Sat 10a-5p &  April 1st-Sun. 10a-5p
$8 Adults $4 children age 3-12 parking $5
The 55th annual Zilker Garden Festival has been a one-stop, garden shopping destination when spring arrives in Austin and Central Texas. A family-friendly event, the garden festival offers something for everyone – Flower Show /theme “Magazine Bonanza,live music, Gardening Talks,Kid’s Corner and tasty food.
http://www.zilkergarden.org/about/events/ZGF2012/zgf.html

ATX Resource Recovery Free Composting Class

This class is a part of Austin Resource Recovery’s composting rebate program, which challenges Austinites to complete a free composting class, downsize to a 32-gallon trash cart and purchase a home composting system. Austin Resource Recovery curbside customers who do these three things are eligible for a rebate of 75 percent off the cost of their new home composting system, up to $75.

http://www.austintexas.gov/event/free-composting-class-18

 

ATX Resource Recovery Free Composting Class

This class is a part of Austin Resource Recovery’s composting rebate program, which challenges Austinites to complete a free composting class, downsize to a 32-gallon trash cart and purchase a home composting system. Austin Resource Recovery curbside customers who do these three things are eligible for a rebate of 75 percent off the cost of their new home composting system, up to $75. 6:30p-7:30p
http://www.austintexas.gov/event/free-composting-class-15

ATX’s Annual Citywide Cleanup

Clean Sweep is KAB’s annual citywide cleanup that takes place all over Austin.  The first 4,000 volunteers to register get a free event t-shirt and it’s followed by an awesome Volunteer Party and Environmental Fair at Fiesta Gardens which includes: free lunch, live music, kid’s environmental activities, recycled art, door prizes and more!
When: Saturday, April 14, 2012    9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Cleanup   11:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. Volunteer Party
Where: Cleanup EventAll over Austin
Volunteer Party- Fiesta Gardens, 2100 Jesse E. Segovia St.  http://www.keepaustinbeautiful.org/CleanSweep

ATX Resource Recovery Free Composting Class

This class is a part of Austin Resource Recovery’s composting rebate program, which challenges Austinites to complete a free composting class, downsize to a 32-gallon trash cart and purchase a home composting system. Austin Resource Recovery curbside customers who do these three things are eligible for a rebate of 75 percent off the cost of their new home composting system, up to $75. 10a-11a

http://www.austintexas.gov/event/free-composting-class-19