Hosted by the Save Our Springs Alliance - Barton Springs University is a year-round series of educational events and classroom presentations, highlighted by a full day of outdoor learning and fun at Barton Springs Pool on September 17th. The Barton Springs University day is designed primarily...

Hosted by the Mother Earth Day Festival and Local Musician Bill Oliver - Bill Oliver brings together music, puppet shows, murals, interactive booths, games, art, local wildlife, and youngsters to create Mother Earth Day at the Springs.  This would be an “Earth Day” specifically for and about...

Hosted by the Barton Springs Conservancy - Welcoming all future volunteers! Join Barton Springs Conservancy for an evening dedicated to welcoming future volunteers! If you are someone who loves Barton Springs and wants to give back to this beautiful Austin treasure, this event is for you! The Conservancy wishes to...

Sponsored Post - from the Save Barton Creek Association   Obsessed with Barton Springs? Love the outdoors? Want to find a way to help protect Austin's natural resources? The Save Barton Creek Association is looking for volunteers like you all summer long.   Every Saturday, SBCA sets up a table at Barton Springs...

From the Save Barton Creek Association and the Save Our Springs Alliance - In April 1992 a group of Austin musicians, artists and activists recorded the song “Barton Springs Eternal” (by Bill Oliver), in a colorful, fun-filled two day session at Cedar Creek Studios in South...

Sponsored Post - from the Save Barton Creek Association   Almost 2000 people have signed a petition against the practice of piping treated sewage into Texas creeks at nodrippingsewage.org. The “No Dripping Sewage” campaign bears the slogan “There’s a better way” referring to several alternatives to piping...

Crazy in love with Barton Springs? Now's your chance to show it.   The Barton Springs Conservancy is creating a new exhibit at the Beverly S. Sheffield Education Center at Barton Springs Pool and they want you to get involved. The exhibit will be called "Faces of Barton Springs" and will feature a 9-foot...

From the Save Barton Creek Association and Living Springs - Come on out to the debut of our latest work, "Wildlands." This 22-minute documentary will showcase Austin's water quality protection lands that Austin voters purchased to protect the aquifer. Learn about the significance and importance of...

From the Save Our Springs Alliance, Save Barton Creek Association, and Living Springs - A special retrospective screening marking the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Save Our Springs Ordinance on August 8th 1992. Come learn some important Austin history about citizen efforts to protect...