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Austin Daylily Society Show & Sale

Daylilies are dependable perennials that are hardy in Central Texas. Hundreds of colorful and unusual blooms will be featured in the show and available for sale. 1pm. Free.

Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Rd., 206/713-9435

www.facebook.com/austindaylilysociety

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

www.divinecanines.org

Call for Public Input on Cemetery Rules

Join the conversation on burial space adornment.

www.speakupaustin.org

CodeDay Austin

Got an idea for an app or small game, but don't think you have the coding chops to pull it off? CodeDay invites high school and college students to form teams and spend 24 hours making something you might not have thought possible. Sat.-Sun., May 24-25.

MakerSquare, 716 Congress #100

www.codeday.org/austin

Fiesta Amistad

Enjoy the food, music, and family entertainment at this two-day celebration of Hispanic culture and fundraising for El Amistad Club. The annual car show starts Sunday at noon. Sat.-Sun., May 24-25. $10 (free, kids under 12).

Old Settlers Park, 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock

www.elamistadclub.org

Free Homebuyer Education Workshop

Every fourth Saturday, the AAUE offers a workshop covering home-purchasing, mortgage-securing, and money management. Classes fill up quickly, so call to get on the waiting list. Personalized sessions are available. 10am-4pm.

Austin Area Urban League, 8011-A Cameron #100, 478-7176

www.aaul.org

March Against Monsanto

Speak out against GMOs. 9:30am. Free.

Brush Square Park, 409 E. 5th, 512/974-6700

www.facebook.com/events/176413655852243

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

www.protospielsouth.com

Tax-Free Weekend

Everything you need to stay cool this summer will be tax-free this weekend: air conditioners, refrigerators, ceiling fans, plus dishwashers and other appliances. See website for the complete list. Sat.-Mon., May 24-26.

www.window.state.tx.us/taxinfo/taxpubs/tx96_1331

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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.

853-9826

www.austinghosttours.com

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.

587-SPAY