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Bowl for Kids

Get some sponsors and slay some pins for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Lanes will be open all weekend with a "Peace, Love & Bowling" theme. Register online. Fri.-Sun., March 3-5.

Highland Lanes, 8909 Burnet Rd., 512/458-1215

www.bowlforkidsaustin.org

Condolence and Unity Vigil

The Indian American Coalition of Texas asks the community to come out in unity to mourn the killing of "innocent Indian Americans and those who came to their aid in Kansas last week." 6:30-7pm.

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.iactaustin.org

Conscious Media Festival

Sevan Bomar

Conscious Media Festival

In its first year, this festival will feature panels and discussions for new creative content and uses of media in the global community. “State of the Union of Conscious Media” with Regina Meredith, “Repurposing the Purpose of Media” with Ron James,” and “The New Human Broadcaster” with Sevan Bomar are a few of the subjects covered. See website for locations. Fri.-Sun., March 3-5. $397.

AT&T Conference Center Amphitheatre, 1900 University Ave., 512/404-1900

www.consciousmediafestival.com

Mattress Firm Foster Kids Dollar Drive

Donate in-store at one of their 77 stores or online to benefit area foster kids and families. Free.

Mattress Firm, 3910 N. Lamar

www.mattressfirmfosterkids.org

Mini Witches' Market

Get yer witchy wares at this "mini" mart of magical mixers. Free.

The Vortex, 2307 Manor Rd., 512/478-5282

www.austinwitchescircle.com

Neighborhood Conversation With Ann Kitchen

A neighborhood conversation with D5 City Council Rep. Ann Kitchen. 3-5pm.

2409 Comburg Castle

Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade From 1808 to 1865

This exhibit examines "the lives of individuals intertwined in the domestic slave trade by exploring slavery’s reach beyond New Orleans and Galveston, beyond Texas, beyond the South, and into the very fabric of America." Through July 9. Cost of museum admission, free for members.

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

www.thestoryoftexas.com

Robot Daddy

Electronic Planet Ensemble presents the 20th iteration of Robot Daddy, featuring an original score accented by the poetry of David Jewell and a light show by Patrick Anthony. Thu.-Sun., March 2-12. $15-35.

The Vortex, 2307 Manor Rd., 512/478-5282

www.vortexrep.org

Sherwood Forest Faire

Get out your corsets and chain-mail and join the fun and fantasy in the medieval village with scads of performances each day, plus food, shopping, live music, and unparalleled people watching. Weekends, March 4-April 23, 10am-dusk.

Sherwood Forest Faire, 1883 Old Hwy. 20, McDade

www.sherwoodforestfaire.com

The Austin Flea at Jester King

Browse for local handmade and vintage wearables, housewares, and more while enjoying delicious Jester King drinks. noon-6pm. Free.

Jester King Craft Brewery, 13005 Fitzhugh Rd., Bldg. B, 512/537-5100

www.jesterkingbrewery.com

The Keno Brothers

Antique Roadshow hosts Leigh and Leslie Keno bring their love and knowledge of antiques, classic cars, and more to the Paramount stage. 4pm. $20 and up.

Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress, 512/472-5470

www.austintheatre.org

Town Hall With Rep. Lloyd Doggett

Congressman Lloyd Doggett discusses his priorities for 2017 and will answer questions from the community. noon.

Huston-Tillotson University, 900 Chicon, 202/225-4865

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Call for Platelet Donors

The supply of platelets has fallen to an unsafe level. Anyone who is able is urged to make a platelet donation appointment as soon as possible. Platelet donation may be done every 7 days or 24 times per year. The entire process from the time a donor walks through the doors until they leave is approximately 1 to 1.5 hours. Call to make an appointment. Open seven days a week.

We Are Blood, 4300 N. Lamar, 512/206-1266

www.inyourhands.org

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