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Free Yoga in Balcones Park – Saturdays in October!

It’s Back! Free Yoga in the Park! Every Saturday for the rest of October. The class runs from 9am-10am, and is being offered by CorePower Yoga. Like and Share! *Simply bring a yoga mat and water if desired. The class … Continue reading

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Have you visited Balcones Pool yet this summer?

You should! It has new shade, new tables, and now allows food on the picnic tabled areas! The schedule is here: http://www.austintexas.gov/department/balcones-pool The pool offers fun, swim classes for all ages, and swim team! Pool Phone Number: (512) 821-2053

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Join us at the Balcones Pool Party THIS Sat., June 3!

Pool Party at Balcones’ Pool this Saturday, June 3rd to celebrate the new shade and 6 picnic tables! Thanks i Fratelli Pizza for graciously providing the delicious pizza at this event! Thanks Austin Parks Foundation and Austin’s Parks and Rec … Continue reading

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Earth Day Clean-up in Balcones Park – Sat, April 22, 9am

The Friends of Balcones Park are teaming with Austin Parks Foundation to do an Earth Day project on April 22, Saturday, 9am-12noon. Priority 1 -finish clearing debris from the “creekside” trail in the park/greenbelt. We made a good start on … Continue reading

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Reminder: TODAY is the LAST Day to VOTE for the future layout of Balcones Park!

Exercise your right as a stakeholder to be heard! It is important to note that if you voted for a location last Fall that vote does NOT carry over so you need to vote again! Click here to VOTE

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It’s My Park Day – Rescheduled to THIS Sat. March 11

Due to the rain last Saturday, we were unable to complete the planned projects. We will try to finish the projects this Saturday 3/11 starting at 10 in the following priority 1) Mulching the remaining trees – We need to … Continue reading

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Balcones Park’s Creekside Trail is Approved!!

Our NPP Grant to repair the trail along the creek was APPROVED!!! Click HERE to join the email list to get updates. This means the Neighborhood Partnering Program will help us make much needed repairs to our trail! See Details … Continue reading

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VOTE Online for Balcones Park’s Playground, Pavilion, etc!

It takes about 10-20 minutes but we hope you find the time as the decision will work to define our park moving forward. Simply review the details of the schemes HERE then click on the below to vote:

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Rescheduled: It’s My Park Day at Balcones Park – Sat. March 11

We have a fun list of projects for It’s My Park Day – Sat. March 11th! We will remove invasive species, mulch trees, landscape near the pool bathroom with native plants, remove debris from trails, playscape gravel recovery and more … Continue reading

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Park Survey Results

For those who love the numbers and feedback like we do… Here is the compiled data from the Park Survey that was circulated in 2016 regarding improvements to Balcones Park! Compiled Data based on Survey Monkey Data straight from Survey … Continue reading

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