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CERTIFICATION 101 WORKSHOP

Join the Small & Minority Business Resources Department for an overview of the various types of free certifications offered to qualified small business owners seeking opportunities for government work. Workshop will focus on Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Certifications. 5:30-7:30pm.

SMBR Office, 4201 Ed Bluestein Blvd

www.austintexas.gov/department/certification

Italy by Car

In this travel class, you will learn how to plan an itinerary, lodging and meals along with exclusive tips for renting/driving a car in Italy and securing tickets for Serie A Italian soccer matches. 6:30-8pm. Free.

REI, 601 N. Lamar, 512/444-2294

www.hiusa.org/texas/austin

Presidential Trivia

Hang out Downtown and enjoy food, libations, live music, and some presidential trivia. What was Lyndon Johnson's favorite meal? Trick question! It was scotch. 6-8pm. Free.

Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 N. Congress, 512/936-8746

www.thestoryoftexas.com

Taboo: Texas Poker Supply Anniversary Party

The promoters tout this party as one "you will be talking about for weeks." Weeks! Aside from free cocktails and the like, there will be that whole naked girl with sushi arranged on her body which is absolutely not creepy at all. 6:30-8:30pm. Free.

Trinity Hall, 401 E. Sixth

www.facebook.com/events/330842557066145

Writing & Art Workshop for Caregivers & Care-Recipients

This six-week creative program for caregivers and their loved ones is funded by Health’s Angels, a program of St. David’s Foundation Community Fund. Caregivers attend a writing workshop while care-recipients attend an art workshop. Tuesdays, 1:30-3pm, through Sept. 9. Free.

Meals on Wheels and More, 3227 E. Fifth, 512/476-6325

www.austinlibrary.org

Yoga Practice

Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse, 1400 E. 38 1/2, 538-1991

www.cherrywoodcoffeehouse.com

Yoga Ride

A 5-mile ride precedes your yoga class tailored to the cycling body. Enjoy a dip in the Springs afterward. Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.

Doug Sahm Hill, 885 W. Riverside (next to Palmer Events Center)

www.facebook.com/groups/246934478735899

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Cap Metro's Adopt-a-Stop

Cap Metro's Adopt-a-Stop

allows you or your organization to adopt one of the stops along Cap Metro's bus lines. In exchange for helping keep your stop tidy, Cap Metro will let you spruce it up (Keep Austin Beautiful will even provide landscaping tools) to reflect the personality of your neighborhood.

512/369-7720

juan.wah@capmetro.org

Host a Creek Cleanup

Is the creek you love filled with beer cans and six-pack rings? All you have to do is gather some friends to clean it up, and Keep Austin Beautiful and Watershed Protection and Development Review will give you all the guidance and materials you need. Free.

391-0617

www.keepaustinbeautiful.org/creekcleanup