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A Taste of Mindfulness

Learn about mindfulness and its benefits in stress reduction. See website for locations and schedules. Sundays, Feb. 12 & 26; Wednesdays, Feb. 15 & 22. Free.

www.mamatamisra.weebly.com

Audio Description Training

Learn what audio description is and get trained in the skills to make performance (plays, concerts, dance) more accessible and enjoyable to people who are blind or have low vision. Sat., Feb. 25, 9:30am; Sun., Feb. 26, 1pm. $55.

AGE building, room 161, 3710 Cedar

www.vsatx.org, RSVP to lynn@vsatx.org

Caryfest 2017

Two Hoots & a Holler, Amy Atchley, Guy Forsyth, & Charlie Faye & the Fayettes perform to benefit the Council on At-Risk Youth. 3-6pm. $15, $10 in advance.

Ray Benson's Rattle Inn, 610 Nueces, 512/373-8306

www.cary4kids.org

Dark Moon Witches' Market

Sip on cocktails while shopping for witchy handcrafted wares at this nighttime flea market with DJ Lizzbeth spinning dark wave tunes. 7pm-12mid. Free.

Drinks Lounge, 2001 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/524-0130

www.austinwitchescircle.com

East Fifth St. Market

Local shops, artists, and makers can be found at this outdoor market. 11am-3pm. Free.

906 E. Fifth #106, 512/348-7094

www.shop-aro.com

Good Magic Song Club

Are you a "singing fool"? This singing group runs through a variety of genres with "Love Hurts" being this month's theme. 6-8pm. $10.

Space Rehearsal & Recording Studio, 7915 Manchaca, 512/448-9518

www.facebook.com/goodmagicsongclub

Hotel Eleven Oscar Watch Party

Fill out a ballot before the big show then enjoy beer and wine specials, snacks, and more. 7pm.

Hotel Eleven, 1123 E. 11th

Jim Rigby on Activism and Spirituality

Rev. Jim Rigby on balancing activism and inner lives during distressing political times. 1:15-2:30pm.

Wildflower Church, 1314 E. Oltorf, 512/428-9464

www.fb.com/jim.rigby.12

Jugglefest

It's the 24th year for this renowned national gathering of talented jugglers (and unicyclists and yo-yo champions and more). Workshops, games, vendors, and more – all culminating in a mind-boggling public performance on Saturday night at 7:30pm. Fri.-Sun., Feb. 24-26.

Texas School for the Deaf, 1102 S. Congress, 512/850-6641

www.juggling.place.org/jugglefest

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

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

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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