- Stronger Austin Virtual Boot Camp – August 3
Virtual Austin, TX Sick of boring cardio workouts? Get back to basics with a fitness boot camp class. These sessions, which focus on functional movements and exercises like push-ups, squats, sprints, and sit-ups, provide a killer workout and a chance to sweat. All fitness levels are welcome!
- Beautiful Bugs – August 3
Virtual Austin, TX Creative young artist-scientists will observe and re-create the beauty and color found in nature, especially insects, learning how art and biology intersect. Activities include drawing, painting, and sculpture. Students will learn basic art concepts such as color, pattern, and shape.
- The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom – August 5
Virtual Austin, TX Join the Nonfiction Book Club in August! In their August meetup, they will be discussing the 2019 National Book Award winner for Non-Fiction – The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom.
- Online Lifeguarding Classes – August 6
Virtual Austin, TX Lifeguarding Classes LLC is offering an Online Lifeguard Course with Remote Skills Checks in Austin, TX. This lifeguard training certification is approved in all 50 states. Other major lifeguard certification brands are not allowing classes to occur during social distancing. They have your solution. Get certified with them today!
- Online/Virtual Game Night – August 7
Virtual Austin, TX Let’s Roam’s Virtual Game Night makes it easy for you to have an epic game night any night. A leader in global adventures, Let’s Roam has taken their mission virtual, helping people explore, discover, and connect through a one-of-a-kind video platform. They’ve combined crazy-fun games with embedded video chat software for a game night experience that will level up your joy.
- Outer Space Art – August 10- August 14
Virtual , Austin, TX Create playful and dramatic out-of-this-world art from another universe by drawing, painting, and sculpting aliens, robots, and other imaginary life-forms. Paint life-sized creatures and robot self-portraits while learning the skills to use acrylic paint.
- Painting For Teens – August 10- August 14
Virtual Austin, TX Become familiar with acrylic painting materials, techniques, and terminology. Experiment with landscape, portrait, and figure painting using a foundation of basic drawing techniques. Gain inspiration by looking at and discussing the work of a variety of famous painters. The more practice, the better!
- Stronger Austin Virtual Kickboxing – August 12
Virtual Austin, TX This dynamic class incorporates kickboxing techniques with an intense cardio workout. All fitness levels welcome! In response to COVID-19, Kickboxing will now be offered online utilizing the Zoom platform. Move with your favorite instructor from the comfort and safety of your own home!
- Preservation Austin Homes Tour – August 13
Virtual Austin, TX Preservation Austin’s 28th Annual Homes Tour, “Downtown Doorsteps,” will be a virtual tour premiering Thursday, August 13, at 7:00 pm. During the 45 minute-long video, this year’s event will explore downtown Austin’s historical living spaces in all their forms, from a mid-century high-rise with stunning views of the Texas Capitol, to a converted Congress Avenue storefront overlooking the Paramount Theatre, and will include interviews with homeowners and additional footage of each home. A live Q&A session will follow the event.
- Austin Virtual Speed Dating – August 15
Virtual Austin, TX Offering an efficient and innovative way to meet others just like yourself all in an environment suitably yours. It is the perfect opportunity to have an afternoon or night in, maximizing the number of potential matches you meet while being your relaxed best. It’s traditional speed dating events with a virtual twist. Relish Dating’s personable hosts will facilitate the event, assist you with any questions, concerns, or thoughts you might have and tabulate your match results. Your results will be emailed to you shortly after the event, later that same evening.
- The Design of Everyday Things – August 25
Virtual Austin, TX Take a couple of summer months off and then join The Austin Computer Book Club in August to discuss their next book: Don Norman’s classic “The Design of Everyday Things” (Revised & Expanded Edition, 2013). For more info, including links to where you can get your copy, see the post on their website: http://austin.computerbook.club.
- Austin Virtual Job Fair – August 26
Virtual Austin, TX Are you looking for a job in the Austin area? If you are, then you need to register and attend this event. Best Hire Career Fairs has been providing the best hiring events in the country for the last three years. What sets them apart from their competition is that they identify what employers are looking for and match them up with the best candidates. If you’re in the market for a new job or advancing your current career, you will want to be at this event. Make sure you log on early!
- North Austin Influencers August Mixer – August 27
Virtual Austin, TX Join members of the North Austin Influencers™ for their August Networking Mixer. Meet business professionals and executives, business owners, and entrepreneurs from a diverse group of industries. Let’s continue to connect, inspire each other, and build a stronger community. This month’s highlighted Influencer is Isaac Rowe, the founder, and CEO of The Man In Me, a non-profit organization that educates, strengthens and provides support to men in need of personal development and parenting skills.