Sip on a glass of delicious South African wine while gazing at photos and hearing interesting stories of Africa from folks who have first-hand experience. 5-7pm. $10.
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.
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.
Call 512/972-7233 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. This class is in Spanish. 9am.
CommUnity Care Clinic, 1210 W. Braker
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
The Victim Services Unit needs volunteers to provide immediate aid to victims of family violence, sexual assaults, child/elder abuse, aggravated assaults, suicides, etc. Volunteers must complete a comprehensive training program from March 13–April 1 (Mon., 6-9pm, Thu., 6-9pm, Sat., 9am-5pm). Sign up through March 3.
Employers looking to hire junior developers/designers should attend. 4-6:30pm. Free.
Industrious, 201 W. Fifth #1100
The YWCA monthly dialogue series invites you to bring your lunch and discuss race and discrimination. noon-1:30pm.
This masquerade gala benefits Wonders & Worries and features drinks, dinner, a live auction, and more. 7pm. $250.
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
offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.
This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your
neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org
to find out. Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.