When you’re feeling trapped …
Not anymore. Maybe. The new Lakeway Wildlife Advisory Committee voted unanimously to recommend the city suspend the trap, transport and process program. The proposal will be presented before the council on August 20.
When you click, tug and snug …
All Lake Travis school buses, new and old, now have seat belts installed in them to provide for a more secure ride back to school.
The Lake Travis school district will welcome almost 11,000 students this school year, jumping up 400 more students over last year’s enrollment number.
When you meet on Tuesday …
Decisions get made. Bee Cave City Council members authorized Mayor Monty Parker to execute an easement agreement with Relocke LLC that will allow for completion of a much-anticipated 3/4-mile trail paralleling RM 620 from Falconhead Boulevard to Bee Cave Central Park.
When you make the list …
People like to do this when it’s hot in Texas.
When you say “yes” after 5 hours …
Austin City Council decided to move forward with negotiations about bringing professional soccer to Austin — MLS with a new 20,000-seat stadium. GOOOAALLL!
When you like breaking records …
Last month, the Lakeway Community Blood Drive had a record-breaking turnout in July. Mark your calendars for the next one — September 15th — so you can help save a life too.
When your pediatricians like to dance …
On Wednesday, LTL’s Cathy Hale gave us the inside scoop on Beansprout Pediatrics, where you can get pediatric care with a smile from Dr. Grant and Dr. Temple, and possibly a few dance moves if you’re lucky.
For when you like to save money …
Lake Travis Lifestyle, together with Todd Hower Realty, will help you save money when you sell and make money when you buy.
What to do if you’re out and about today and this weekend …
Tech Coach at Lake Travis Community Library.
Rosé All Day & Battle of the Rosé at We Olive & Wine Bar at Hill Country Galleria.
Ryan Kennedy & The Green River Revival (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis.
Appa-George-Ty, Grand Old Grizzly are playing at Poodies Roadhouse.
Carl Hutchens is performing at Grumpy’s.
Live Music at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Trivia Night at Gnarly Gar.
Friday, August 17
Lego Club at Lake Travis Community Library (4pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Stymie & Tex Tubbs, Ryan Ross Band at Gnarly Gar (5pm)
Dysfunkshun Junkshun at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Tommy Shane Steiner & Drew Womack at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7:30pm-11:30pm)
Bayou Dogs at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7:30pm-10:30pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Gerald McClendon (8pm), The Texas KGB (10:30pm)
Saturday, August 18
Bow Wow Reading at Lake Travis Community Library (10:30am-11:30am)
Come & Go Crafts at Lake Travis Community Library (1pm-3pm)
Solo Performance by Musician’s Woodshed at Hill Country Galleria (6pm-7pm)
Groove Knight at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7:30pm-10:30pm)
Uptown Drive (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Shawn Mathews at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Roger Len Smith, Jagged Luck at Gnarly Gar (4pm-8pm)
Cade Mower at Oasis Texas Brewing Company (7pm)
Saturday Night Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Electron Donors (8pm), Troy Hanna (10:30pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, August 19
Shawn Mathews at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (noon-4pm)
Sunday Brunch at The Gingerman (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Chisos Grill (11am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Sundancer Grill (9am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Lucy’s on the Lake (10am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch with Douglas Clyde at The Gnarly Gar (noon)
Sunday Brunch at Table 620 at H-E-B Lakeway (10am)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with Tessy Lou & The Shotgun Stars (4pm), Andrea Marie & Magnolia (7:30pm), BB Morse Friends & Family (10pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market at Hill Country Galleria (10am-2pm)
Pedernales Farmer’s Market at Apis Restaurant parking lot (9am-2pm)
Tasting Room at Jester King Brewery (noon-9pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (noon-6pm)
Tasting Room at Spicewood Vineyards (noon-5pm)
Tasting Room at El Gaucho Winery (12:30pm-7pm)
The Brew at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Lucky’s Poker Club at Grumpy’s (4:30pm-8pm)
Local Hero Sunday at High 5 — a free hour of bowling and other discounts for military and veterans (with ID), police, fire & rescue (after 6pm)
Cinemark $5 Tuesdays all day at Hill Country Galleria
Wine Down Wednesday at Cafe Blue at Hill Country Galleria (all day)
Trivia & Taco Tuesday every Tuesday night at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6:30pm)
Traditional Irish Music every Tuesday night at LT Corner Pub (7pm)
Whiskey Wednesday every Wednesday at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub every Wednesday night (8pm)
Texas Songwriters Showcase every Monday at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood (6:30pm)
Preschool Story Time at Lake Travis Community Library every Monday (10:30am)
Save the date
August 21 – Ladies Night Out at Hill Country Galleria (5pm-9pm)
August 30 – Cheers to Our Troops at Texas Oasis Brewing Company (6pm-9pm)
September 1 – The Bellamy Brothers are performing at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (8:30pm)
September 15 – Bicycles, Blues & Brews at Hill Country Galleria (2pm-7pm)
September 30 – CC4C Run to Uplift 2.62 Mirco-Marathon at HCG (8am-noon)
Photo credit: Cathy Hale