It's Interfaith Action of Central Texas' fall fundraiser, so get out the wallet and your party garb and support inter-religious dialogue. 6:30pm. $50.
Mr. Stevenson is know for his work battling poverty and challenging racial discrimination. 7-8:30pm. Free.
LBJ Auditorium, 2313 Red River, 512/471-2787
The gaming arm of the Fantastic Fest is free and open to the public. A who's-who of independent games comes out to showcase their creations with scads of custom arcade cabinets and laptops loaded with fun. Panels and tournaments are littered throughout the four-day fest. The whole shebang concludes with a Barfcade contest, awards ceremony, and closing party. See their website for a complete schedule. Mon.-Thu., Sept. 26-29. Free.
Indian yogi Sadhguru will share his insights on existence and help you to explore the deepest dimensions of life. 7pm. $25.
The Austin Monitor grills the District 7 candidates, incumbent Leslie Pool and challenger Natalie Gauldin, for your entertainment. 7-9pm. Free.
A renowned yogi answers the unanswered questions at the AISD Performing Arts Center. 7pm.
Stop by one of the Mattress Firm stores in town and drop off some shoes and/or cash between now and Oct. 30 to benefit the Foster Angels of Central Texas and Helping Hand Home for Children. Through Oct. 30.
Skilled staffers will be on hand to help with your two-wheeled needs. See website for schedule and to register. Saturdays-Mondays.
Austin Yellow Bike Project, 1216 Webberville Rd.
Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.
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)
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.
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.