The League of Women Voters of Austin invites you to learn how to apply to serve on the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission that will divide the city into its 10 single-member districts. 5-8pm.
Discuss academic programming for career and technical education as well as a future high school in South Austin. 6:30pm.
Recognizing those who support and fight for the wellbeing of local children. 11:30am. $50.
This three-day conference explores the racial ideologies of Latin America and how they compare to a supposed "post-racial" United States. Wed.-Fri., Feb. 20-22. Free.
Go online for a list of locations, hours of operation, a list of forms to bring, and other helpful tips to prepare your tax returns with the help of a professional. Participants must make less than $50,000 a year. Through Mon., April 15. Free.
Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way. Wednesdays, 11:45am.
The Parks and Recreation Department wants the community's input on proposed landscape improvements for Mt. Bonnell. 6:30-7:30pm.
Celebrate 2013, the Year of Food Waste Prevention and Recovery, by screening the documentary Dive! Living off America's Waste and enjoying local beer and wine. 7-9pm. $10.
In.gredients, 2610 Manor Rd., 512/275-6357
Henry Mollicone of Oregon's Ernest Bloch Music Festival discusses the use of "Music To Build Bridges In Society." Wed., Feb. 20, 7pm. Jones Auditorium, St. Edward's University, 3001 S. Congress. Free.
Elisha M. Pease came from Connecticut to Texas and went on to be the state's governor, a Unionist, and all-around shaper of 20th century Texas. Learn about his contentious tenure from historians and experts. 6:30pm. Free.
Want to help register voters for the May 11 general election? Get started by attending a one-hour training session at the tax office. Tue., April 2, 6:30pm. Free.
Wednesdays through March 27, 6-7:15pm. Free.
Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.
Learn the importance and the art of mentoring with other members and nonmembers of the YWA. 6:30pm. $10.
features one-on-one help with everything from typing and mousing to using Microsoft Word, e-mail, and the Internet. Work on your resume or just print up that document you need. No registration required. Mon.-Thu., 9am-5pm; Fri., 9am-noon. Free.
Austin Free-Net, 2208 Webberville
Foundation Communities is providing free tax-preparation services to income-qualifying individuals and households this spring, and it's also offering low-fee refund-anticipation loans. See www.communitytaxcenters.org
for hours and details on income qualifications. Free.
2600 W. Stassney
Join the various gatherings throughout the month. Events range from explorations of meditation practices to discussions of film to dream interpretation. Go online for a complete schedule of meetings.
The Carver is the first museum in the nation to feature a permanent exhibit honoring Juneteenth. Up all year round, the museum's core exhibit is dedicated to the history and evolution of Juneteenth, told through a combination of visual and interactive activities. Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm. Free.
Victim Services Unit is seeking volunteers who are over 21 and have a reliable car and cell phone to work four four-hour shifts per month for a year. The next training session begins March 18. See website for complete details.