Upcoming Events

09/10 Happy Hour- Water Forward  
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Baker Street Pub and Grill, 3003 S. Lamar
Join us to learn about the 100-year water plan being developed by Austin Water that considers the city’s growth and the changing climate to identify what Austin will do over the next 100 years to meet our water needs. Speaker, Robert Mace, is the Deputy Executive Director of The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment and a Professor of Practice in the Department of Geography at Texas State University.09/12 Nerd Night- Water Quality Protection lands
8:00 pm- 11:00 pm
The North Door, 502 Brushy St.
The City of Austin’s Wildland Conservation Division presents 3 amazing speakersto discuss the precious natural resources of Austin, focusing on Barton Springs watersheds, water quality, and ecological restoration.

09/14 Kids Fest- Mother Earth Day Festival
9:00 am – 1:00 pm (2 board volunteers needed 8:30 am- 11 am, 11 am- 1:30 pm)
Visit Zilker Park to experience the art, magic, and fun of this family-friendly festival! Sponsored by SBCA, there will be music, games, and interactive exhibits celebrating the Barton Creek watershed.

09/19 Back-to-School Living Springs Screening 
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm (1 board volunteer needed to table 7 pm- 8:15pm)
Barton Springs 
(near the big tree at the south entrance, Azie Morton Road.)
Come spread your blanket and enjoy a selection of short films (45 minutes total) from Living Springs documentary series. Living Springs, produced by Karen Kocher, takes viewers on a journey through Barton Springs Pool. A new segment, A Reflecting Pool, recounts Barton’s history from 1912-1962 through the memories of those who lived it.  Check out event details here! 09/25 Barton SpringsUniversity  
10:45 am – 5:00 pm(several board volunteers needed to introduce speakers at SBCA venue and at table)
Barton Springs Pool
Produced by Save Our Springs Alliance, this all-day educational event is geared towards high school and college students, as well as the general public. Highlights include lectures such as “100 Years of Zilker Park History” and hands-on activities with organizations such as Austin Bat Refuge.

10/8 Happy Hour- Meet the SBCA Board
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm (all board members please attend! Let me know if you are unable to make it. )
Baker Street Pub and Grill, 3003 S. Lamar
You’re invited to get to know SBCA’s Board of Directors, speed-dating style! Learn what being on the board of a nonprofit entails, and ask your pressing questions about local environmental issues. We hope to see folks looking to get more involved in SBCAand the environmental movement.