Event Calendar

 

There are many great events and classes in Austin where you can learn about gardening, nature conservation and cooking.

Here are some we think you may like:

October 7 & 14
Wildflower Center
Pollinator Gardening Certificate Series
Create gardens specifically for pollinators! And learn about conservation efforts underway for various pollinators including the monarch butterfly.

October 14
TreeHouse
Grow Your Best Fall Lawn and Garden Ever!
Learn how to grow the best fall lawn and garden ever with organics.

October 20
TreeHouse
Fiery Ferments
Add health and heat to your plate! Author Kirsten Shockey will demonstrate several recipes from her newest book, Fiery Ferments, and samples will be provided. Bring your taste buds and any fermentation questions you might have.

October 21
Wildflower Center
Fall Native Plant Sale
Fall is the best time to plant in Texas! The Center’s native plant sales have been helping Texans create beautiful, wildlife-friendly gardens for more than 15 years.

October 21
Zilker Botanical Garden
Monarch Appreciation Day
Learn how to attract pollinators at this free family friendly celebration!

October 21
Austin Nature + Science Center
Austin Arbor Day Celebration
Trail tours and craft tables for kids of all ages!

October 21
Austin Nature + Science Center
Austin Arbor Day Celebration
Trail tours and craft tables for kids of all ages!

October 21
Sustainable Food Center
Quick Healthy Weeknight Cooking
Eating for health and wellness can be a little daunting, especially during the week. In this class, guest teacher Sydney Hardwick will talk about fall vegetables and show you how to use them to make quick, healthy weeknight meals.

October 22
Barr Mansion & Texas Farmers Market
Austin Fermentation Festival
The Austin Fermentation Festival is an educational event that celebrates all things fermented in Central Texas.