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Civics 101 for Thu., Sept. 14
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    Jolt: New Member Orientation

    Learn about opportunities to contribute to the work Jolt is doing to empower and protect Austin's Latinx community. Ongoing work, temp work – you name it, they got it.
    Thu., Sept. 14, 7-8:30pm. Free (and kid-friendly).  
    4704-B E. Cesar Chavez
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    The Struggle to Free Rodney Reed: Featuring Rodrick Reed

    Rodney Reed has been on Texas’ death row since 1998, convicted of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites in Bastrop, but his case has been tainted with "prosecutor misconduct, police corruption, poor defense, and institutional racism." Learn about his fight for a new trial and the Oct. 10 hearing to deal with troubling testimony from the original trial.
    Thu., Sept. 14, 7pm  
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    Call for Entries for the 2017 Austin Green Awards

    ATX Green Awards, which recognizes and promotes sustainability and innovation in local design, is accepting submissions now through Sept. 22 (for the awards ceremony happening Oct. 25). See website for details.
    Through Sept. 22, noon  
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    El Buen Samaritano Hosts the Grito Challenge

    El Buen Samaritano hosts a public participation challenge to raise awareness of the services they provide to Latino and immigrant families. Enter by uploading your Grito videos (a cry for independence, a halt to oppression, and a soulful shout) to social media with #gritochallenge, then tag three other people to do it on social media.
    Through Sept. 15