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Austin May Day. All Day.

Black, Latinx, the indigenous, LGBTQ, refugees, immigrants, laborers, and the working class unite for nationwide protests in honor of International Worker's Day. "Go beyond moments of outrage, narrow concepts of sanctuary, and barriers between communities that have much at stake and so much in common." 4-7pm.

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

www.tspb.state.tx.us

Bikin' Betties Social Ride

Social Cycling Austin presents Bikin' Betties, a weekly, beginner-friendly, all-ladies bike ride that ends with drink specials and fun activities (karaoke, mini-golf, outdoor movies, etc.) Along the way, bond with other two-wheelin' ladies. Join the Facebook group for ride details. Mondays, 8pm.

www.facebook.com/groups/bikinbetties

Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience

Muddy Waters

Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience

Austin could not be a better home for this exhibit focused on the history of music festivals. Artifacts and concert footage bring the experience alive whether it's Hendrix at Monterey or Queen at Live Aid - both featured in a video montage of the Top 10 festival performances of all-time. Artifacts include Muddy Waters' '59 Martin acoustic played at the '68 Newport Folk Festival, a poster board stenciled sign by Banksy, and Dave Navarro's Jane's Addiction stage getup. Curated by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. March 10-July 23, Mon.-Sat., 9am-5pm, Sun., 12-5pm. $9-13.

Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress, 512/936-8746

www.thestoryoftexas.com

Community Meetings With Animal Services

An opportunity for the District 2 residents to learn about Animal Services, ask questions, and hear how the agency can best meet the needs of residents. 6:30-8pm.

Dove Springs Recreation Center, 5801 Ainez, 512/974-3840

www.austinanimalcenter.org, belinda.hare@austintexas.gov

International Workers Day March

March in solidarity with workers across the world and celebrate the resistance and struggle of the oppressed workers from Syria to Mexico. 6pm.

Guadalupe & Fourth

www.fb.com/May-Day-Brigade-1359664494055111/

Lyme Awareness Month Kickoff Rally

The Texas Lyme Disease Association hosts a rally to spread awareness about the disease – currently one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the U.S. Speakers include Dr. Ginger Savely and documentary filmmaker Pi Ware. 1:30-3:30pm.

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

www.txlda.com

May Day Walkout for Sanctuary Campus

UT students, faculty, and staff walkout for immigrants rights. They demand the administration declare UT Austin a sanctuary campus. Strikers will join the 4pm rally at the Capitol. 2:15-4pm.

University of Texas Tower, 2400 Inner Campus Dr., 512/475-6633

www.fb.com/sanctuaryUT

Pride & Joy: The Texas Blues of Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan fans will not want to miss this exhaustive exhibit guest curated by his brother, Jimmie Vaughan. Many of Vaughan's guitars (including his legendary "Number One" Fender stratocaster) will be on view as well as early family photos, concert posters, stage outfits, handwritten lyrics, exclusive archival concert footage, his famed hat, and more. March 10 through July 23. $9-13.

Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress, 512/936-8746

www.thestoryoftexas.com

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

Texas Inmate Families Association Meeting

Get your questions about the Texas Department of Criminal Justice answered on the first Monday of each month. Free.

Sunrise Community Church, 4430 Manchaca Rd

www.tifa.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

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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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