April 22: Save the Date to Celebrate Earth Day with APF

This year you have three great ways to celebrate Earth Day with Austin Parks Foundation: Movies in the Park: 180° SOUTH
Wooldridge Square Park 8 p.m. Join APF, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, and Patagonia for a special Earth Day edition of Movies in the Park in Wooldridge Square Park. 180° SOUTH is the story of one of the most unique and prolific environmentalists of our time—Yvon Chouinard. Rather than re-living Yvon's story through old photos and his life's work with pie charts, 180° SOUTH weaves Chouinard's tale through a modern day expedition. Inspired by Yvon Chouinard ...   read full post »

posted on 4/13/2015

   

Spring 2015 Movies in the Park Schedule

Spring Movies in the Park Season We are pleased to announce our 2015 Spring Movies in the Park schedule in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. We’ve expanded our movie locations this year in an effort to reach even more Austinites than ever, and maybe you’ll come out and join us at...   read full post »

posted on 3/30/2015

   

Spring Yoga in the Park is Here!

Yoga in the Park is back! Longtime partner Yoga Yoga will once again be teaching free all-level hatha yoga classes in Republic Square Park every Wednesday in April and May from 12 – 1 p.m. Please note, the park will be closed April 22 due to Food and Wine Festival. The Little Yoga House return...   read full post »

posted on 3/24/2015

   

Thank You!

Thank you for helping make our 13th annual It’s My Park Day, presented by Manchester Texas Financial Group, a resounding success! This year, 3,000 volunteers helped contribute nearly a quarter of a million dollars worth of labor back to our city parks and preserves. Nearly 100 parks participat...   read full post »

posted on 3/10/2015

   

Upcoming Grants Workshops

Are there changes you’d like to see in your neighborhood park? If you have a bright idea, we'll provide the funding. Austin Parks Foundation offers grants of up to $50,000 to provide funding for tools, equipment rentals, materials, park furnishings, and professional services. Projects must be...   read full post »

posted on 2/23/2015

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