Every child needs a hero, but abused children need superheroes!
Run, walk or fly to the 2015 CASA Superhero Run where you can be a superhero for children who've been abused or neglected. Join us for this 5K and Kids 1K with a superhero costume contest, special superhero guest appearances and lots of fun family activities!
Each April Keep Austin Beautiful hosts Clean Sweep, a city-wide environmental service day spanning 140 sites in 31 zip codes throughout Austin and resulting in over 29 tons of trash removed and more than 11,600 volunteer hours contributed. The cleanup events are followed by a rockin’ volunteer party, an environmental fair and more! Volunteer party will take place at Fiesta Gardens, 2101 Jesse E Segovia. Register now to lead a cleanup at your favorite neighborhood, school, creek, or park!
9 a.m.-noon, $40 per person. Adults and children 14 and up in solo boats, ages 10-13 in tandem boat with adult. There's no better way to usher in your weekend than with a serene and refreshing morning on the water. Listen for the salute of waterfowl greeting the day, catch a glimpse of the waking wildlife along the river banks and bask in the breathtaking scenery. Relax and recharge as you kayak the Colorado. This trip is great for all skill levels. Preregistration is required.
7-11 p.m., $50 per person, Ages 7 and up. Beat the heat and enjoy the river in a whole new way! Floating by the light of the moon, you'll be serenaded under the stars by the nocturnal creatures of the river corridor. Take in the beauty of the sun setting on the Colorado and the cool comfort of the night air as your raft is gently guided down a stretch of tranquil river. Participants must be able to swim. Preregistration is required.