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Join us for the 3rd Annual
Shoal Creek Awards to celebrate
Shoal Creek and the community that
continuously works to improve it.

Tickets include eats, libations, and revelry.

SAVE THE DATE!
MAY 23, 2017

3rd Annual Shoal Creek Awards

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Cirrus Logic: 
700 West Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Tickets: $40 each

VIP Tickets: $75 each


The Shoal Creek Awards is a fun evening with friends and fans of Shoal Creek, hosted to celebrate our community and all the wonderful successes in the watershed. Guests will enjoy bites from watershed restaurants, a complimentary bar, live jazz from the Violet Crown Revue and a silent auction with exciting items donated by area businesses.

Food & Beverages Courtesy of

The Awards

Let’s have a round of applause for our 2017 Winners and Nominees!

The Bob Armstrong Award for Lifetime Achievement in Conservation: George Bristol

For his sustained advocacy and leadership on behalf of Texas public lands


The Shoal Creek Keystone Award: Constructive Ventures

For their efforts over more than two decades to improve Shoal Creek and its Trail


The Shoal Creek Volunteer of the Year Award: Kathy Marcus

For her work monitoring and reporting pollution in Shoal Creek


The People’s Choice Award – Favorite Program or Project

We’ve nominated three nonprofit organizations who have made their mark on Shoal Creek: TreeFolks, Bat Conservation International, and Little Helping Hands. Vote for your favorite here!

Live Oak Sponsor

Pecan Sponsor

Dure-Sternenberg Family

Juniper Sponsors

Great Blue Heron Sponsors

Linda Aaker

White-Winged Dove Sponsors

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John & Marcy Melanson

Sara Koeninger

Ted Siff & Janelle Buchanan

Peggy & Matt Winkler

Red-Bellied Woodpecker Sponsors

Forrest Preece & Linda Ball

Deborah Gardner

Richard Hartgrove

2017 Host Committee

Sara Koeninger (Chair)
Marcy Melanson
Hannah Elisabeth Peacock
Nina Rinaldi

Kate Schlienger
Ted Siff
Joanna Wolaver
Michelle Slattery
Kelly Lawson