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Adult Computer Class

This free class will be taught in Spanish. Wed., Aug. 24, 6pm. Free.

Southwest Key Programs, 6002 Jain, 512/593-3166

www.swkey.org, mholubetz@swkey.org

Hump Day Nooner Ride

Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way. Wednesdays, 11:45am.

Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge, Lamar & Riverside

www.facebook.com/socialcyclingaustin

Ice Cream Social

Girl Scout Troop 2407 invites parents and their kids to learn more about the Girl Scouts over crafts and ice cream. 6:30pm.

Metz Recreation Center & Park, 2407 Canterbury, 512/478-8716

www.austintexas.gov/event/ice-cream-social

KLRU NEXT Nights: All About Bob Ross

Celebrate everyone's favorite (deceased) TV host/art instructor with live painting, themed cocktails, local beer and treats, and a Bob Ross "fro"tobooth. 6:30-8:30pm. $15.

800 Congress, 800 Congress Ave, 903/746-9826

www.eventbrite.com/e/klru-next-night-all-about-bob-ross-tickets-26464439852

Rally to Resist! Rally to Repeal!

to protest campus carry. noon-2pm.

UT West Mall, UT campus, Guadalupe between 21st and 24th

www.fb.com/events/1735492333368681

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus XTREME

Features more of a focus on extreme human performances with high-wire antics, BMX tricksters, convoluted contortionists, the human cannonball, bungee skydiving, and much more. And exotic animals, of course. Wed.-Fri., Aug. 24-26, 7:30pm; Sat., Aug. 27, 11:30am, 3:30 & 7:30pm; Sun., Aug. 28, 1 & 5pm. $15, $30 $48 vip, $70 front row.

Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River, 512/477-6060

www.uterwincenter.com/events/2016/ringling

Yellow Bike Project Adult Classes

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.

www.austinyellowbike.org

Yoga Practice

Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse, 1400 E. 38 1/2, 538-1991

www.cherrywoodcoffeehouse.com

[Re]Verse Pitch Com­petition

Don’t throw your trash away; pitch it! Aug. 31 is the deadline for businesses to apply to be materials suppliers for the second annual [Re]Verse Pitch Com­petition, an innovative program to turn one business’ waste materials into another business’ raw material. They’re looking for local entities that are generating or collecting by-product, surplus, or other “waste” material, to match with entrepreneurs who can make creative reuse of that material. Last year’s winner, for instance, made spent brewer’s yeast into tasty granola snacks. Apply online

www.reversepitch.org/pitch-a-material

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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

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

The Carver is the first museum in the nation to feature a permanent exhibit honoring Juneteenth. Up all year round, the museum's core exhibit is dedicated to the history and evolution of Juneteenth, told through a combination of visual and interactive activities. Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm. Free.

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina, 512/974-4926

www.austintexas.gov/department/george-washington-carver-museum-and-cultural-center

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