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    Civics 101

    ACC Closed for Winter Break

    All Austin Community Colleges will be closed for winter break until Thu., January 4 at 8am when offices re-open. Spring registration remains open and students can apply and/or register online.
    Closed Dec. 23-Jan. 3
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    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
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    Out of Town

    Christmas Bird Counts

    Join in the annual census of our avian friends. Many events are kid- and beginner-friendly as birders fan out across Texas and the Western Hemisphere in the largest citizen science project in the world.
    Thu., Dec. 14-Fri., Jan. 5
    Various locations
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    Civics 101

    Closed for New Years

    City offices and facilities will be closed on New Year's Day. Normal hours resume Tue., January 2.
    Mon., Jan. 1, all day
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    Out of Town

    First Day Hikes

    Hike the canyon to the waterfall and cave on first come-first served basis tours. Groups limited to 30 participants.
    Mon., Jan. 1, 11am, 1pm, 2pm. $7-15.
    Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center, Round Mountain
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    Hair of the Dog Day

    Soothe the day-after with a bit of the hair of the dog that bit you. Black-eyed peas, gumbo, and Bloody Marys are on tap, as well as various dog grooming contests.
    Mon., Jan. 1, 1pm. Free.
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    New Year's Guide

    Irene's Hangover Drag Brunch

    This first day of the new year, fortifying your resolve with a Biscuits & Booze brunch, is gonna be extra fabulous as Rhonda Jewels and co-host Mandy Quinn perform a drag show (noon-2pm) and Saint Sinner dazzles with DJ duties (2-8pm).
    Mon., Jan. 1, 11am  
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    The Gay Place

    Karaoke on the Catwalk

    Sing it like ya mean it, Bobcats. Meoooooow!
    Mondays, 9pm
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    New Year's Guide

    La Condesa New Year's Day Brunch

    The nomtastic specials here, including braised short rib enchiladas, could spike your first 2018 morning with a "Homer Simpson" brioche donut topped with raspberry glaze, lime, and sprinkles.
    Mon., Jan. 1, 11am-3pm
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    Civics 101

    Nominations Open for Austin Women’s Hall of Fame 2018

    Austin's Commission for Women is currently taking nominations for Austin Women’s Hall of Fame. "Each year, the commission recognizes women who've made significant contributions to Austin/Travis County by breaking barriers for women, working to better the lives of women and girls, or through other forms of public or community service."
    Nominations accepted through Jan. 31
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    Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming

    Follow the evolution of the gaming industry from the Seventies to the present day with a focus on the local scene from Richard Garriott's Ultima series to John Romero's Doom to the developers making waves on today's gaming platforms.
    Daily through March 18, 2018. Museum admission: $13 ($9, kids).  
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    Kids

    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    C.S. Lewis' classic fantasy of good vs. evil in the mystical land of Narnia. For kids 5 and up.
    Sept. 14-Feb. 10. Tickets start at $16.
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    Out of Town

    Trout Stocking in America

    Get out there and try your luck in catching some of the 305,525 rainbow trout released into waters around the state. There are “no fee” locations for access to the Guadalupe River below Canyon Reservoir, one of the best spots to catch trout in America.
    Through March
    Various location
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    The Gay Place

    Workout! With Erica Nix

    Make exercise fun again. Dance, cardio and strength training workouts inspired by Richard Simmons, Jane Fonda, Big Freedia, and voguing. Note: Wednesday classes run thirty minutes longer for a complete cardio workout.
    Mon. and Fri., 6:10pm; Wed., 6:30-8pmpm. $15.
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