AISD National Scholarship Winners

Two Austin ISD seniors were selected for the Cooke College Scholarship out of a pool of more than 5,800 applicants nationwide. The Foundation selected scholars based on their academic ability, persistence, leadership and financial need. Liberal Arts and Science...

Free Bus Rides

As Austin returns to more regular business, CapMetro is here to take you to all your favorite places and activities that you missed during the last year. And, to help get you there, we’re offering free rides every Saturday and Sunday from June 5 to July 4! So, take...

FREE Fishing Day in Texas June 5

  AUSTIN – Anglers across the State of Texas are gearing up for Free Fishing Day on June 5. The first Saturday in June each year allows Texans to fish on any public waterbody in the state without a fishing license. “Free Fishing Day is a wonderful opportunity for...

NYOS Opens New Campus

NYOS (Not Your Ordinary School), a tuition-free, public charter school, is completing construction of its new campus facility that will open for the 2021-2022 school year. Located in North Austin, the new 76,300 square foot campus will allow more than 370 additional...

Win a FREE Bike

Win a free bike! The Yellow Bike Project is holding their Spring Kid’s Bike Giveaway this Sunday starting at 11:00 a.m. at their workshop at 1216 Webberville Road. First come, first served. Last time, they gave away over 100 bicycles! They have generously donated one...

Books For Summer Reading

Austinite Meghan P. Browne’s debut picture book biography, Indelible Ann: The Larger-than-Life Story of Governor Ann Richards, comes out June 22. The book received a starred review from Kirkus.   Indelible Ann has a fun folksy feel to it. Illustrator Carlynn Whitt is...

Camp Celebrates 50 Years

Camp Doublecreek, located in Round Rock, has been offering Austin area children a memorable day camp experience since 1971. The first summer brought 36 campers through the gates and since then, over 50,000 campers have experienced the joy of camp. This summer, Camp...
2021 Camp Guide

Checkout the calendar to see what's coming up

2021 Kid and Their Pets Photo Contest
Dance Discovery
Magic Basketball Club
Camp Doublecreek
Synergy Dance
Stepping Stone
Nitro Swim
Camp Guide
6 Things Kids Learn From Collections

6 Things Kids Learn From Collections

My children love to collect everything from rocks to stickers. They bring my kids joy and entertainment, but they also seem to take up space and collect dust. I must admit that I have wondered: are there benefits to encouraging kids to collect items? While these...

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Maker-Minded: Raising DIY Kids

Maker-Minded: Raising DIY Kids

When your electronic gadgets break, does your tween fix them? Do you have a child that builds elaborate housing for pets and dolls out of scraps of craft materials and cardboard boxes? Maybe you’re raising entrepreneurial teens with ideas that could make them the next...

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30 Years of Parenting In Austin

30 Years of Parenting In Austin

Austin Family is celebrating its 30th birthday! Looking back, I wondered what experiences our kids are having as they grow up in Austin that their parents or grandparents had. What things have changed? To find out, I asked three generations of native Austinites....

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Dad Makeovers

Dad Makeovers

I used to stroll around Target with two babies born thirteen months apart. What mom doesn’t kill a...

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