Individual Memberships

OWANA is open to all with an interest in the Old West Austin area. All members receive the quarterly newsletter, the OWANA Owl. OWANA membership also brings voting rights to two household members.

Membership is $20 for one year or $50 for 3 years.

To join, fill out the OWANA residential membership application and email it to OWANA membership chair Kate Ertle at Feel free to contact her with questions!

Business Memberships

Becoming an OWANA Business Member shows support for preserving the vitality and character of the neighborhood that is shared by individual OWANA members and can benefit your business with advertising in the OWANA Owl newsletter.

Business Membership levels and benefits are outlined in the OWANA business membership application

To join, complete the OWANA business membership application and email it to

If you have questions, please contact the Membership Chair at More than 500 newsletters are distributed to neighbors in electronic form each quarter. The newsletter is distributed in late February, late May, late August, and late November each year. Advertising material must be received by February 15, May 15, August 15, or November 15. Please e-mail questions and advertising materials to

OWANA thanks all its business members for their continued support.