The ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of September and October.
Find more or submit Lake Travis/Westlake events at communityimpact.com/ltw-calendar.
Discover great wines
at a free wine walk
Hill Country Galleria is hosting its monthly Wine Walk. The first 100 attendees will receive a swag bag filled with Hill Country Galleria offers. This event is open to the public and guests are welcome to bring friends, family, groups or a date. 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Free. 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Ste. T-100, Bee Cave. 512-263-0001.
Relive history at the Heritage Trail Tour
Lakeway Heritage Commission members will guide bus tours that last about one hour and 15 minutes. 9:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Free. Reservations are required. Lakeway Heritage Center, 963 Lohmans Crossing. 512-608-9533. Email email@example.com
See live music, taste local beers and ride some bikes
Hill Country Galleria is hosting its inaugural Bikes, Blues and Brews event. Guests will enjoy live blues performances, beer tastings from local breweries and learn about bicycle safety. 2 p.m.-9 p.m. Free. Hill Country Galleria Central Plaza, 12700 Hill Country Blvd., Bee Cave. 512-263-0001. www. hillcountrygalleria.com
Learn how to help
Immigration attorney Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch and a guest from Grassroots Leadership will speak at a Westlake event designed to inform citizens about ongoing issues for asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border. 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Free. Westlake United Methodist Church, 1460 Redbud Trail, Austin. 512-263-5185. firstname.lastname@example.org
Listen to classical music on a Sunday afternoon
Experience classical music performed by The Balcones Community Orchestra. Courtesy of the City of Lakeway Arts Committee’s Sunday Afternoon Concerts series, this all volunteer orchestra will perform works by Handel, Mozart and Haydn. 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Free. Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek, Lakeway. 512-261-1010. www.lakeway-tx.gov
Attend the Texas
The Texas Tribune hosts the 2018 Texas Tribune Festival. Included are more than 60 sessions and 300 speakers, including John Kerry and Will Hurd. Times and locations vary. $50-$2,500. www.texastribune.org/festival. https://texastribune.photoshelter.com/galleries/C0000lc2XTdjDHQo/Events. Password: events
See your design come alive at a book folding workshop
Rachael Landers, owner of Dream From Your Heart, is hosting a BYOB book folding event at Art Barn ATX. Participants need to sign up 3-5 days in advance for one of Landers’ designs and 6-10 days in advance for any custom designs. 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Designs range from $40-$90. 14284 FM2769, Leander. 512-563-2675. https://www.artbarnatx.com. email@example.com
Run to support families
of children with rare
Cheyanna’s Champions 4 Children is hosting its annual Run To Uplift. CC4C helps families who have children with rare and undiagnosed medical conditions. Whole Foods Market, 12601 Hill Country Blvd., Bee Cave. 8 a.m.-11 a.m. Register at: http://cc4c.org/run-to-uplift/
Shop to support
The Women’s Ministry Serve Committee of The Lakeway Church is hosting a Market for Missions. Vendors will offer a wide assortment of items for sale. Proceeds will benefit Haiti Health Ministries and Stephen’s House Ukraine. 9 a.m.-1p.m. Free. Lakeway Church, 2203 Lakeway Blvd, Lakeway. Sueann9123@sbcglobal.net
See live music
at a floating bar
Local singer/songwriter Jennifer B and The Groove play a variety of music, including blues, roots-rock and Americana, as well as original tunes. The show is at the Gnarly Gar, the floating bar on
Lake Travis. 8 p.m. Free.
18200 Lakepoint Cove, Point Venture.
Fun Run will benefit young adults with disabilities
Adults Independent and Motivated is holding its second annual Tutus & Ties Fun Run at Lakeway City Park. Registration is at 9 a.m. and race starts at 9:30 a.m. Fees range from $20-$25 for adults and
$15-$20 for children 12 and under.
502 Hurst Creek Rd, Lakeway.
Bee Cave Public Library
4000 Galleria Parkway, Bee Cave
Sept. 22: Special Storytime, “Into the Woods”, 10:30 a.m. Free.
Oct. 3: ”What’s For Lunch?—UFOs: The 2013 Aguadilla, Puerto Rico incident. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $5 donations welcome.
Lake Travis Community Library
1938 Lohmans Crossing Road, Lakeway
Sept. 10: Medicare 101, 10:30 a.m. Free.
Sept. 15: Bow Wow Reading,
10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Laura Bush Library
9411 Bee Caves Road, Austin.
Sept. 10, 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8: Free Play (every Monday play date), 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m.
Sept. 18: Testing In, Opting Out,
6 p.m.-7 p.m. Free.
Sept. 25: Senior Living Truth Series: The Truth About Building, Buying, or Remodeling Your “Last” Home, 10:30 a.m.-Noon. Free.
Sept. 25: Teen Arcade, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Free.
Spicewood Community Library
1011 Spur 191, Spicewood
Sept. 12, Oct. 12: Book Club.
9:30 a.m. Free.
Sept. 12, Oct. 12: Lawyer in the Library, 4-6 p.m. Free.
Westbank Community Library
1309 Westbank Drive, Austin
Sept. 12: Twice Exceptional, Many Times Failed, 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Free.
Sept. 22: Sheng Zhen: Seated Qi Gong, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Free
Sept. 25: Music & Movement,
10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Free.
Sept 27: Westlake High School Presents: Everyday Mindfulness for a Peaceful, Stressless Presence.
12 p.m.-1 p.m. Free.