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'Real Talk’ with KUT’s Audrey McGlinchy & Guest D6 CM Jimmy Flannigan

The Austin Monitor, KUT, and Glasshouse Policy unite for a conversation with City Council's Jimmy Flannigan. 7-9pm. Free.

Concordia University, 11400 Concordia University, 512/486-2001

www.incubatorctx.com, kate.messer@austintexas.gov

7D Dark Ride Adventure Theater

Eight riders go on an "adrenaline-charged journey through an interactive adventure complete with real-time 3D graphics, motion, light, sound and nonstop excitement." Choose from six different themes. Only at Lake Creek. $9, $10 (skip the line pass).

Pinballz Lake Creek, 13729 Research Blvd.

www.pinballzarcade.com

Atrevete! ULOANG's Mural Reception

The debut of ULOANG's mural "Feliz!" accompanied by a screening of a mini-doc on his biggest mural based on his time in Venezuela. Donate funds to help support the protest efforts in Venezuela. See FB link for a list of items they are looking for that you can donate. 6:30pm. $5-10 suggested donation.

Topology, 1805 E. Sixth

Camp Meraki

Who says summer camps are just for kids? Camp Meraki offers all the traditional summer camp experiences for an un-traditional age group. Enjoy activities like archery, stargazing, and a (bonus grownup) happy hour. And more. Ages 60 and up. May 26-28. $375.

John Knox Ranch, 1661 John Knox Rd., Fischer

www.agingiscool.com/campmeraki

Chicken-Keeping Class With $75 Rebate

Curious about owning chickens, zero waste, and urban farming? Attend a chicken-keeping class to learn how and receive a $75 rebate on a coop! 6pm. Free.

Triangle Farmer’s Market, 4600 Guadalupe

www.austintexas.gov/chickenkeeping

Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience

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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. Through July 23, Mon.-Sat., 9am-5pm, Sun., 12-5pm. $9-13.

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

www.thestoryoftexas.com

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

in.dependent Trivia

Trivia with a pint or two. Wed., May 24, 7pm.

In.gredients, 2610 Manor Rd., 512/275-6357

www.in.gredients.com

Mystic Nights

Belly dancers, hookah specials, free belly dancing lessons, a henna tattoo artist, and more. Wednesday nights, 8pm. Free.

77 Degrees Rooftop Bar, 11500 E. Rock Rose Ave.

Okay to Say: Women Speak Up for Mental Health

NAMI Austin and Okay to Say host this evening of storytelling by women and for women. Four women share their mental health journeys and what they’ve learned along the way. 6-8pm. $25.

Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Rd., 512/420-9810

www.namiaustin.org/mentalhealthmonth

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. 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

Summer Fan Drive

Donate a fan through August 31 to help Family Eldercare keep those in need cool this summer. See website for drop off locations and more. Free.

512/459-4326

www.summerfandrive.org

Tiny Desk Contest on the Road

KUTX, NPR Music, and Lagunitas Brewing Company host this live performance by 2017 Tiny Desk Contest winners Tank & the Bangas. Other local artists who entered the contest this year will perform too. 7-11pm. Free.

Independence Brewing Company, 3913 Todd #607, 773/522-1308

www.nprpresents.org/event/tiny-desk-contest-on-the-road-fueled-by-lagunitas-brewing-company-with-kutx-at-independence-brewing-company, lagunitas@lagunitas.com

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

Donate to LifeWorks Second Chance Prom

LifeWorks will host a Second Chance Prom for their clients on June 15 and they need donations and volunteers. Donations needed: new or gently used women's formal dresses and shoes; men's suits, dress shirts, ties, and shoes; and undergarments for men and women. Email or call with questions. Donations accepted through June 12..

512/653-3764

www.lifeworksaustin.org, faces@lifeworksaustin.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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