Not sure if you should be thanking or cursing Obama and his new health insurance plan? Get your questions answered and maybe even get yourself signed up. Go online for times and locations. Free.
All manner of watercraft will be on display for your ogling (or purchasing) pleasure. Activities for kids (e.g., a live catfish tank) and adults (Army Bass Anglers) help keep things afloat. Thu.-Sun., Jan. 16-19. $8, ($4, kids).
Learn about the biggest, smallest, meanest, and cutest mammals on earth using the museum's interactive exhibits. Through March 23.
It's a full day of panels and discussions of physical and professional health. There will be dental and STD screenings as well as computer diagnostics, all free of charge. Bring something nonperishable to donate to the Capital Area Food Bank. 8am-4:30pm.
Launch party for the New Journalism Project's newly improved Rag Blog with guest speakers Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn. 7pm. $10 suggested donation.
5604 Manor, 5604 Manor Rd., 512/436-9968
offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.
This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your
neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org
to find out. Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.