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Austin RV Expo

All outdoor lovers are welcome to learn about the latest RVs and discover new trends, accessories, and much more. Thu.-Sun., Feb. 16-19. $8, $6 (seniors/kids 7-12), free (kids under 7).

Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/404-4000

www.austinrvexpo.com

Band Aid School of Music Benefit Concert

The Music Moves Mountains Foundation and the Band Aid School of Music are looking to raise funds for music scholarships for disadvantaged children, special needs training for music instructors, music therapy workshops, and additional music equipment for the school's expansion. Special guests include Dan Dyer and Kevin McKinney. 2-5pm.

One-2-One Bar, 1509 S. Lamar, 512/473-0121

www.bandaidschoolofmusic.com.

Barton Springs Historic Walking Tour

Learn about the environmental forces that created Barton Springs, looks at the springs’ impact on human history over the past 4,000 years, and the relationship between the springs and our town's development. 11am. Free.

Splash! Exhibit, 2201 Barton Springs

www.texturethecity.org/walking-tours-1, texturethecity@gmail.com

Cities Leading Climate Action

Mayor Adler and Brandi Clark Burton discuss urban responses to climate change. Sun., Feb. 19, noon-1pm. Free.

First Unitarian Universalist Church, 4700 Grover, 512/452-6168

www.austineconetwork.com

Desert Magic Witches' Market

A Southwestern take on an AWC classic market. Desert-goods and gadgets a plenty. Pan food truck to satisfy your shopping-induced hunger. 2-8pm. Free.

Hard Luck Lounge, 3526 E. Seventh

www.austinwitchescircle.com

Hack the Machine

Hackers, cybersecurity pros, and more will gather for this hackathon series looking to build a community of practice in maritime cybersecurity. Fri.-Sun., Feb. 17-19. $0-108.

Capital Factory, 701 Brazos, 16th Floor

Love Yo Bike

Fix-a-flat demos, raffles, and general bike care from members of the local biking scene. 11am-3pm. Free.

HOPE Farmers Market, 412 Comal, 512/553-1832

www.hopefarmersmarket.org, info@hopefarmersmarket.org

No-Kill Anniversary Party

Celebrate six years of being the country's largest no-kill city with Austin Pets Alive! Live music from Phineas Gage, a silent auction, raffle, awards presentation, and tasty food and drink. 6pm. $50, $100 VIP.

Palm Door on Sixth, 508 E. Sixth

www.austinpetsalive.org/events/no-kill-anniversary-party

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." Cost of museum admission, free for members.

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

www.thestoryoftexas.com

Radio, Coffee & Flea

Browse for handmade and vintage wearables, jewelry, original art, and more. 10am-4pm. Free.

Radio Coffee & Beer, 4204 Manchaca Rd., 512/394-7844

www.radiocoffeeandbeer.com

Shape the Conversation

Hosted by AIA Austin's Women in Architecture, this inaugural three-week event will feature three exhibits highlighting the work of female architects with an opening party Fri., Feb. 10, with guest speaker Wendy Davis. See website for more. Runs through March 2. Suggested donation with rsvp.

249 W. Second

www.aiaaustin.org/committee/women-architecture

Spring Class Preview at Sustainable Food Center

Get the deets on their upcoming cooking and gardening classes. 2pm. Free.

Sustainable Food Center, 2921-C E. 17th, 512/236-0074

www.sustainablefoodcenter.org

The Joy of Movement & Short Self-Defense Class

Work up a sweat with the tango class and then kick some butt in the 15 minute self-defense class. 11:30am-12:30pm. Donations accepted.

Esquina Tango, 209 Pedernales, 512/524-2772

www.esquinatangoaustin.com

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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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