This week you'll find lots of great food deals, family fun and summer shopping savings. Enjoy!
The Austin Public Library Summer Reading Program runs June 6th through August 24th. It’s a great way to get your kids imagination going. Return your completed log and you’ll get a free book. Head over here to sign up online.
Bastrop’s Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 kicks off its Family Film Festival with 50 cent movies Tuesdays at 9:30am. Doors open at 9am and seating is limited. First come, first served. June 11th they’ll show Ice Age: Continental Drift. For more information, visit the Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 website.
There are similar low cost movie events all summer long across Central Texas. Our good friends at Free Fun in Austin.com have put together a few lists:
ATX Television Fest runs June 6th through the 9th. This festival celebrates everything TV, from cult classics, to cancelled classics and behind the scenes tricks of the trade. Many events require a ticket, however there are lots of free events that simply require an RSVP. Among them this Saturday, June 8th the festival and Hasbro Studios invite you and your family to a Saturday Morning Cartoon Breakfast. Come in your pajamas, grab some pancakes and enjoy episodes of My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers: Rescue Bots and it’s all free. They do ask you to RSVP here. Learn more about the festival here.
93.3 KGSR's Unplugged at the Grove kicked-off its 20th Anniversary season last Thursday. This week, Thursday, June 6th you can enjoy the music of What Made Milwaukee Famous with Seth Sherman.
Remember 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.
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.
Texans in Motion at Scott & White are offering free car seat safety checks throughout the month of June. You’ll find the dates and locations below. With some of them you will need to call to schedule an appointment.
- 06/01/13- First National Bank of Bastrop; 9am – 12pm; 501 Highway 71 W., Bastrop - 78602 No Appointment Necessary – (512) 336-3423
- 06/11/13 - Buda Fire Station; 10am -1pm; 151 FM 2001, Buda – 78610; (512) 295-2232
- 06/12/13 - Baby Earth; 9am – 12pm ; 106 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock – 78664 ; (512) 600-7050
- 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
Our good friends at Austin based Offers.com have put together some terrific Outdoor Summer deals. Thanks Shermayne!
Sears Coupon Code
Was $499.99 - Now $344.99
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Pottery Barn Kids Coupon
Was $49.99 - Now $19.99
Was $119 - Now $59.99