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Austin 4 Admin Relief

A gathering to show support for an executive order that would bring relief to millions of undocumented immigrants. Meet on the south steps. 10am-1pm.

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

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Immigrant Rights Coalition Fundraiser

Refugees fleeing Central America need help making their way through bureaucratic red tape. That's where the AIRC comes in. Where you come in is stopping by the listen to some local music, meet some good folks, and chip in some greenbacks. 7:15pm. $10-20 suggested donation.

Whitehall Co-op, 2500 Nueces

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League of Women Voters Run-off Forum

All of the Council and mayoral run-off candidates will be participating: 6-6:30pm, Districts 4 and 7; 6:45–7:15pm, Districts 6 and 10; 7:30–8pm, Districts 1 and 3; 8:15–8:45pm, District 8; 9–9:45pm, Mayoral. 6-10pm.

www.lwvaustin.org

Preservation Merit Awards

Preservation Austin honors people and institutions with a commitment to maintaining Austin’s architectural, cultural, and environmental heritage. 11:30am-1:30pm. $100.

The Driskill Hotel, 604 Brazos, 512/474-5198

www.preservationaustin.org

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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.

Blood Center of Central Texas, 4300 N. Lamar, 512/206-1266

www.inyourhands.org

Downtown Ghost Tours

offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.

853-9826

www.austinghosttours.com

Emancipet Free Days

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.

587-SPAY