The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) – a non-profit organization that funds and directs scientific research and educational initiatives for sustainable waste management practices – in collaboration with the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF), has developed the School Cafeteria Discards Assessment Project (SCrAP) to quantify both food waste and related wastes (e.g. recyclables, to landfill) generated in cafeterias at private K-12

The Long Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce that Shopkins Live!, the first live theatrical production based on the phenomenally successful Shopkins toy brand will come to Dell Hall on October 21. The first national tour was jointly announced today by Gilles Paquin, President and CEO of Koba Entertainment, and Nicole Hardiman, Senior Licensing Manager at Moose

The Domain is turning 10 this year so let’s celebrate with food, music, friends and lots of good cheer!

Area residents and visitors are invited to join The Domain in celebrating 10 years serving the community on Thursday, March 9. Throughout the day, mall management will be randomly surprising shoppers with Simon gift cards, Starbucks cards and more!

The celebration will continue

Pollyanna Theatre, resident theatre company of the Long Center, is remounting their highly acclaimed production for children and families about Civil Rights, Liberty! Equality! And Fireworks! by Gregory S. Perrin. The performance is free to the public on Saturday, February 18th at 2:00 pm at the LBJ Library Auditorium, located at 2313 Red River Street. The play is best suited

Start 2017 anew and find great solutions and inspiration to tackle those looming home and garden projects at the 19th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show. Turn your home and garden dreams into reality with new ideas, fresh tips, latest products and the hottest home trends January 13-15 at the Austin Convention Center, 500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin.

For almost

Austin Shakespeare hosts an afternoon of free Story Reading & Singing with Austin Shakespeare for adults and children ages 3 and up at the new Brentwood Social House with stories such as “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and the “Three Little Pigs” performed by professional actors. Brentwood Social House is a recently opened coffee/tea shop serving English and French baked goods with a

January 28 – February 5, 2017
Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m.

At the Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center for the Performing Arts   701 W. Riverside Drive, Austin, TX  78704

Tickets range from $10.50 - $13.50. Tickets may be purchased online by visiting

Discounts are available for groups of 10 people or more, and financial aid is available for families who

Mondo Gallery's final show of 2016 will be Devoted To Beloved Nickelodeon Classics!

Mondo will hold a special Family Day on Saturday, December 10, from 10am - NOON, featuring a Slime Building Workshop with Mad Science of Austin, face painting, photo booth, coffee and donuts, and more!
Mondo Gallery announced the new one-week poster show highlighting iconic Nickelodeon properties that will include gorgeous

Celebrate the holidays with the whole family and join Tapestry Dance Company with this Austin-tatious rhythm tap and jazz spin on the beloved yuletide story, The Nutcracker.
This Tapestry tradition which premiered to rave reviews and standing ovations last season, OF MICE AND MUSIC unites the company's professional dancers with the rising stars of its pre-apprentice youth company Visions in Rhythm

Local business, Stretch, will open its doors on Friday, December 2 in East Austin to bring a unique, boutique-style yoga studio to the growing neighborhood. A grand opening party will follow at the start of the New Year.

To celebrate the opening and encourage neighbors to try out the studio, Stretch will offer every class, every day for free during the entire month

Steamboat Resorts by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is Steamboat's largest vacation rental management company, offering the widest selection of lodging options available in the mountain village as well as expert vacation planning services. With the most highly requested vacation properties in Steamboat's most popular mountainside locations, we have the ideal accommodation for every traveler. Our commitment to professional management, attention to

Halloween is the #1 holiday in this house. What better way to celebrate and share the love of Halloween with your neighbors than a Ghostbusters themed "Boo It Forward" kit!

We just started this new  family tradition this year with our friends and think it is a wonderful idea to share with others.

The tradition of "Booing your Neighbor" has been around

Area kids are invited to Lakeline Mall for a free Mall-wide Trick-or-Treating event from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, October 31. Families can enjoy collecting treats from participating retailers throughout the mall in a safe and fun environment*. To designate their participation in the event, retailers will display an orange pumpkin sign in their store window. Children are encouraged to wear

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Last week my three girls and I made a typical trip to Walmart SuperCenter to get groceries and take a look at what new and cool things they have out for the upcoming holiday.

Since having my little one, going to the store is not

This month we got some really nice products in our Ipsy Glam Bag. Now remember, when you sign up for Ipsy you get to select what type of products you are interested in. At anytime you can change your likes. So what you see in my bag may differ from what you get in your bag.

If you haven't signed up

Austin, TX is a city that welcomes creative diversity as showcased this very weekend with the vision of artists in a variety of arenas – from Fantastic Fest, the largest genre film festival in the U.S., to Wizard World Comic Con, where pop culture comes to life, to the 27th Annual Pecan Street Festival, one of the largest and longest-running