Discover Austin’s quality of life plan 

On Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Michele Clark High School, 5101 W. Harrison St., Austin Coming Together will host a community summit to unveil the Austin quality of life plan. To RSVP, visit: 

Enjoy a holiday concert 

On Saturday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., at the Garfield Park Fieldhouse, 100 N. Central Ave., the Chicago West Community Music Center, in collaboration with the Garfield Park Fieldhouse, will present the Chicago West Community Music Center Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Concert. 

Hear Kathy Kelly speak in Austin 

On Sunday, Dec. 16, 10 a.m., at Third Unitarian Church, 301 N. Mayfield, Kathy Kelly — peace activist, pacifist, author and co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence — will speak at the church. For more information, phone (773) 626-9385 or visit