Community – Having fun and helping others


Who: Keep Austin Beautiful
What: Seeding at Northstar Greenbelt
When: Friday, February 21
Where: Northstar Greenbelt
Other deets: Volunteers will help install “seed islands” along Walnut Creek.

Who: Austin Children’s Shelter
What: Flashback dance party
When: Friday, February 21
Where: The Parish
Other deets: “Flashback,” (formerly “New Wave Ball”), the Austin Children’s Shelter’s (ACS) annual and over-the-top 80s and 90s dance party hosted by the 101X duo, Jason and Deb. The event is for anyone who loves the music, fashion and fads inspired by these totally awesome decades. The party includes a costume contest, hit dance music from the eras, auction and more.

Who:  Aids Services of Austin
What: Viva Red
When: Saturday, March 1
Where: Shoal Crossing Events Center
Other deets: What began in a church basement 18 years ago now reigns as one of the single largest sources of income – and fun – for the Capital Area AIDS Legal Project, a program of AIDS Services of Austin. Enjoy a silent auction, faux gaming, live entertainment, culinary delights from Austin’s top restaurants, and specialty cocktails. And above all, don’t forget to dress to impress: rock the RED!