Join ABC for a Citywide Talent Show!

Happy Tuesday! If you’re counting down the days until the weekend, we here at ABC have a full roster of events to keep you entertained and occupied until then.   Tonight, meet up with us for our monthly Story Department at Home Slice on South Congress, where we’ll hear Chris Dammert, Elizabeth Doss, Sarah Perry, Carol Ramsey, and Stacey Read more…

Posted by admin on 08-04-14 | Comments
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Come One, Come All to Story Department!

Happy April, friends! We’ll have to disagree with ol’ T. S. Eliot, because we don’t think this month is cruel at all, as evidenced by Austin’s bluebonnets, patio sitting, and the awesome events ABC has coming up. Join us on Tuesday, April 8th at 8 p.m. at Home Slice Pizza for our monthly Story Department, where Read more…

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Volunteer of the Month :: MAUREEN TURNER CAREY

Over the course of a year, Austin Bat Cave has hundreds of volunteers. Each one of these people is unique and AMAZING for donating their time to helping kids write. Maureen Turner Carey is one of these volunteers, and she goes above and beyond the call of The Bat.  To say she’s amazing is vastly Read more…

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Our Students Dream Big: 9 reasons to donate TODAY

For the past several months, Austin Bat Cave’s students have been hard at work, writing about their dreams. We are going to publish these writings in an anthology about DREAMS, but we need you. By December 31st, we need to earn $25,000 or we don’t get any of our donations. Will you help us reach Read more…

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Meet our Intern: Clare Owens

Interested in volunteering or interning for Austin Bat Cave? Email: Katie@austinbatcave.org Check out the interview with Clare Owens, Austin Bat Cave’s very own intern! The Golden Girls-watching, Reeses eating lady from Willis, Texas. Why did you want to work with Austin Bat Cave?  Initially, I didn’t know anything about Austin Bat Cave. I had signed Read more…

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Community Partner Spotlight: Bunkhouse Group

Austin Bat Cave likes to think we have a lot of friends for several reasons: -We like to have fun. Sometimes we’re even hilarious–unintentionally  perhaps, but it doesn’t matter because we want to see that smile. (You know the one.) We don’t mind being the clown! Events like our monthly Story Departments and the Carnival Read more…

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Fun With Fiction Friday

      Welcome to the first edition of Fiction Friday, in which we explore creative writing resources for kids. Today, ABC presents three websites that kids, parents, and teachers can visit to get ideas for writing. Use them for a rainy day, as part of homeschooling curriculum, or just—as Kurt Vonnegut says—to make your Read more…

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