Barks For Beers

Purchase a pint glass at participating retailers and enjoy a free beer at eight breweries around town from May 23 through June 2. Proceeds benefit Divine Canines. See website for full details. Fri., May 23 through Mon., Jun. 2. $20.

Various, 512/655-3645


Call for Public Input on Cemetery Rules

Join the conversation on burial space adornment.


East End Fourth Fridays

This monthly event returns with deals and sales at participating stores all along the east end of 11th Street. Bring the kids to Kenny Dorham's for pizza, games, crafts, and more. 7pm. Free.

Kenny Dorham's Backyard, 1106 E. 11th, 512/477-9438


Fourth Friday Canvas Painting

Join the Art Garage and Unrepeatables.com for a fun night of shopping, sipping, and painting. this time, the theme is Monet's japanese Bridge. BYOB, friends, and snacks. 6:30-8:30pm. $35.

Art Garage, 11190 Circle Dr., 512/852-9900


Josh Ruebner on 'Shattered Hopes: Obama’s Failure to Broker Israeli-Palestinian Peace'2

See Thursday. 7pm. Free.

BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar, 512/472-5050


Protospiel South

Have you created the next great board game? Bring your dice, cards, game board, or what-have-you, and meet with other gamemakers to help test drive your creation. Be polite, and return the favor by playing their games. The festivities are pay-what-you-want and kick off on Friday with a dinner at Black Star at 6:45pm. Fri.-Sun., May 23-25.

ATX Hackerspace, 9701 Dessau #304



Downtown Ghost Tours

offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.



Emancipet Free Days

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.