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The information found on this page is intended as a resource for families to seek enrichment opportunities for young people in the community.  Most of these organizations have a Facebook page.  Please "like" and "follow" the organizations that interest you.  Most organizations have sliding fees or scholarships available for participation.  Please consult each organization for specific requests.

Discover Austin (Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau) has a community activity calendar that is updated frequently.  Please use this resource as you are seeking activities for your family.

Volunteering in the community is strongly linked to positive educational outcomes for youth,  Please reach out to the following organizations who periodically have opportunities for youth and/or family service.

  • Austin Public Library
  • Freedom Fest
  • Park and Rec Clean Up Day
  • Readers Cafe (Summer Lunch Reading Program)
  • Salvation Army
  • United Way Day of Caring

Arts and Culture Programs

Art Classes, Clay Cavern, Music and Theatre Performances, Free Gallery Shows

Laura Helle   300 N. Main Street | 507-434-0934   Email:

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Austin Area Commission for the Arts


Summer Theatre Camp, Theatre Productions, Halloween Warm-Up

Angela Donovan   911 W. Oakland Avenue | 507-437-9078   Email:

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  • Just for Kix

Marny Rohr
  St. Olaf Church, 306 2nd St NW | 218-454-1451 |

  • Jane Taylor Academy of Dance

Jane Taylor  424 N. Main Street | 507-582-7884 | Natalie Taylor  507-440-4713

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  • Acclaim  Dance Studio

Miss Bridget  1300 18th Ave NW, Suite D | 507-434-0057 |

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  • Bridget's Dance Conservatory

Bridget Halvorson  213 S. Main Street | 507-279-4793 |

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Matchbox Children's


  • MacPhail School of Music

Cheryl Collins   1600 8th Ave NW (East Bldg) | 507-396-6718 | Email:

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  • Apold Music

Bill and Chad Apold  
106 W. Oakland Avenue | 507-437-7217 

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