This week you'll find all kinds of summer fun, free music and shopping savings. Enjoy!
Free pet adoptions
Saturday, June 22nd is “Love your rescue pet day.” So as part of that the Austin Humane Society is offering a free adoptions from noon to 7pm at 124 W. Anderson Lane. You can even take a picture of you and your new pet in the photo booth. Potential adopters will be required to fill out an adoption application and screenings will proceed as normal.
Each Tuesday through August 20, 2013, Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 in Bastrop is hosting their summer Family Film Festival, with $0.50 movies on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Doors open at 9 a.m. and seating is limited with no reservations. All proceeds benefit the Bastrop Boys & Girls Club. The theater also offers a 12 oz kid's drink and popcorn tub for $3.50.
The 2013 movie schedule:
- June 18 - Rio
- June 25 - Horton Hears a Who
- July 2 - The Smurfs
- July 9 - Hotel Transylvania
- July 16 - Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
- July 23 - How to Train Your Dragon
- July 30 - Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
- August 6 - Rango
- August 13 - Monsters vs Aliens
- August 20 - Puss in Boots
For more information, visit the Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 website.
Check out the other summer movie deals our good friends at Free Fun in Austin.com put together.
The Music Division and Austin Public Library have partnered to host Music for Kids. Music for Kids is a six-week summer concert series featuring local, live musical performances suited for kids and teen youth at library locations throughout Austin. Performances are free and appropriate for the whole family. All are welcome and invited to attend. Things kick off June 24th with Lucas Miller at 4pm at the Howson Branch library. You can find the complete schedule here.
Check out the list of items the KVUE web team has put together for free summer fun here.
93.3 KGSR's has more free music this Thursday, June 20th as part of Unplugged at the Grove. This week listen to Sons of Fathers.
Remember this event is held every Thursday through September 19th. You can visit Shady Grove on Barton Springs Road. The live music begins at 8 p.m. For more information and schedule updates, visit the KGSR website or the Unplugged at the Grove Facebook page. You can also text "grove" to 43981 to join the Unplugged at the Grove Alerts Club.
You can get 2 dozen cookies from Tiff’s Treats for $18.25 this week using promotion code: J1825 in the coupon code box.
Whole Foods is having a one-day sale on Wild Sockeye Salmon June 21st. Buy it for $11.99/lb.
EasyCanvasPrints.com is currently running a summer sale for an 18x24 inch canvas print for only $39.99 plus FREE shipping (the retail value is $103.89). The canvas prints are perfect for wedding pictures, vacation pictures, or photography you would like to print as art. The summer sale is good through June 23. Thanks Kendall for the tip!
Free fishing classes
Texas Parks & Wildlife is hosting free fishing classes to help encourage kids to spend more time outdoors. The program called “Go Fish” teaches the basics through fun, hands-on activities. All the equipment is provided. The kids also have a chance to win some prizes. Learn more about the program here. To see a list of the upcoming locations go here.
Free car seat safety checks
Texans in Motion at Scott & White are offering free car seat safety checks throughout the summer. You’ll find the dates and locations below. With some of them you will need to call to schedule an appointment.
- · 06/18/13- Manor Fire Station; 3pm -6pm ; 405 W. Parsons, Manor - 78653 ; (512) 336-3423
- · 06/19/13 - Marble Falls EMS Station ; 9am – 12pm ; 609 Industrial Blvd., Marble Falls - 78654 ; (830) 693-7277
- · 06/20/13 - Luling EMS Station; 3pm – 6pm ; 685 S. Hackberry St., Luling – 78648 ; (830) 875-7038 06/28/13 - Blanco Volunteer EMS Station; 12pm – 2pm ; 607 Chandler St., Blanco – 78606; (512) 336-3423
- 07/10/13 - Baby Earth; 9am – 12pm ; 106 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock – 78664 ; (512) 600-7050
- 07/13/13- AMM Collision Center; 9am – 12pm ; 21681 IH 35, Kyle, TX - 78640 ; No Appointment Necessary ; (512) 336-3423
- 07/16/13 - Steiner Ranch Fire Station; 10am – 1pm ; 3048 Steiner Ranch Blvd., Austin – 78726 ; (512) 336-3423
- 07/25/13 - St. David’s Georgetown Hospital; 9am – 12pm ; 2000 Scenic Dr., Georgetown - 78626; (512) 943-1264
- 08/13/13- Central Texas Medical Center; 9am – 12pm ; 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos – 78666 ; 512-336-3423
- 08/14/13 - Baby Earth; 9am – 12pm ; 106 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock – 78664 ; (512) 600-7050
- 08/20/13 - Plug & Play; 9am – 12pm ; 13343 No. Hwy. 183, Austin – 78750 ; (512) 336-3423
- 08/21/13 - Marble Falls EMS Station ; 9am – 12pm ; 609 Industrial Blvd., Marble Falls - 78654 ; (830) 693-7277
- 08/22/13 - Luling EMS Station; 10am – 1pm ; 685 S. Hackberry St., Luling – 78648 ; (830) 875-7038
- 08/22/13 - St. David’s Georgetown Hospital; 9am – 12pm ; 2000 Scenic Dr., Georgetown - 78626; (512) 943-1264
Summer shopping savings
There are some great summer savings going on right now and our friends at Offers.com has put together this week's best summer fashion and beauty sales. Thanks Shermayne!
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JC Penny Deal
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Time to Spa
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Our good friends at BeFrugal.com put together this terrific list of deals. You’ll find everything from food to retail savings. Thanks Jen!
- Panda Express Free Orange Chicken From 9pm-Close June 21. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/21, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1794154&tlbon=Free+Orange+Chicken+From+9pm-Close+June+21&tlboc=&tlbrid=4618
- California Tortilla, Free Chips & Guacamole w/ Entree Order On June 19, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/19, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1759392
- Starbucks 50% Off Any Espresso Drink When you pay with your registered Starbucks Card. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/18, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1790172&tlbon=50%25+Off+Any+Espresso+Drink&tlboc=&tlbrid=4700
- Cinemark, Free Small Popcorn, With the purchase of any bottled water, FUZE, or vitaminwater. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/19, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1738652
- Jersey Mike's, Free Chip & Drink w/ Regular Or Giant Sup Purchase, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/19, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1792849
- Taco Bueno, Free Crispy Beef Taco w/ Any Purchase, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/20, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1786283
- Best Buy, Free $20 Gift Card With Select Beats by Dr. Dre, Expires: 6/22, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1789093
- Holiday Inn, Free $50 Giftcard With 2 Weekend Night Holiday Inn Stay, Expires Soon, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1789375
- Macy's, Free Duo With bareMinerals Eye Color, Expires: 7/1, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1769219
- Solstice Sunglasses, Free $50 Gift Card With $200+ Order, Expires: 7/31, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1296624
- ULTA, Free Cooler With $30+ Fragrance Order, Expires: 6/29, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1787527
- Walmart, Free $50 eGift Card With iPhone on Straight Talk Order, Expires: 6/26, http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1787553