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    Free Day of Dance

    Let's Dance! Austin studios open up their doors for free classes, from tango and belly dancing to waltzing and ballet. See website for participating venues.
    Tue., Feb. 27, 8am-8pm. Free.
    Various locations
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    Austin Naked Yoga for Gay Men

    A hatha meeting flow yoga class for all levels. Despite the name, all are welcome.
    Saturdays, 10:30-11:45am and Tuesdays, 8-9:15pm. Through Nov. 21. $10 and up.
    ToddPilates & Barre, 9029 Research Blvd #200
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    Big Boi Yoga

    Logan Ware leads this fun, queer yoga class focused on alignment, restoration, and community love with a healthy mix of gentle stretch and Kundalini strength. A relaxed, judgment-free class for all body types, genders, and experience levels.
    Tuesdays, 7:15pm; Saturdays, 9:30am  
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    BT2 Taco Tuesdays

    Every Tuesday is better with tacos – especially at the local gay bar.
    Tuesdays, 6-8pm. Through May 29. Free.
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    Early Voting

    Get a head start on the March 6 primaries.
    Through March 2  
    Wherever it says Vote Here
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    Free Tax Prep Help Available: Central Health

    StreetCred will be helping low-income patients and the general public file their taxes and identify/claim credits for which they are eligible during hours listed.
    Mondays-Thursdays, 11am-8pm, Fridays, 1-5pm and Saturdays, 9am-5pm. Through April 16
    CommUnityCare Southeast Health & Wellness Center, 2901 Montopolis
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    Free Tax Prep Help Available: People's Community Clinic

    StreetCred will be helping low-income patients and the general public file their taxes and identify/claim credits for which they are eligible during hours listed.
    Mondays, Tuesdays, 4-8pm and Saturdays, 9am-5pm. Through April 16
    People’s Community Clinic, 1101 Camino La Costa
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    Getting to Know the Goddess Series: Elen of the Ways

    An evening discussion of Elen of the Ways – part goddess, part dream, part saint – as part of BookWoman's Getting to Know the Goddess Series. This group chat will be led by Priestess Deanne Quarrie.
    Tue., Feb. 27, 7-8:30pm  
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    Help Families This Tax Season

    Here's a good way to volunteer and help folks figure out the best way to file their taxes. United Way is recruiting tax preparers, translators, and greeters for this year. After a quick 16 hours of training, you are good to go.
    Jan. 24-March 8. Free.
    Georgetown, Hutto, Leander, and Taylor
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    It's a TRAP Tuesday

    Gotta dance? GirlFriend's February CUC residency will get ya to make moves.
    Tuesdays, 10pm. Free.  
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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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    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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    TuezGayz

    Feeling young and restless? Take yer dancing shoes to Barbs for some epic weeknight debauchery.
    Tuesdays, 9pm. Free before 10, $5 after.
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    Yoga Ride

    A 5-mile ride precedes your yoga class tailored to the cycling body. Enjoy a dip in the Springs afterward.
    Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.
    Doug Sahm Hill, 885 W. Riverside (next to Palmer Events Center)
Ongoing
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    Austin Black Pride

    ABP returns for year three. New dates, new programming, same focus. Get it on the books!
    June 7-10
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    Civics 101

    City Council Calls for Municipal Civil Service Commissioners

    Council is accepting applications from qualified folks to serve on the five-member Municipal Civil Service Commission. Two three-year terms are currently open. Apply online or email Boards and Commissions Coordinator Deena Estrada.
    Deadline: Fri., March 2, 5pm  
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    Free Tax Prep for Low-Income Austin Families

    Foundation Communities offer tax prep and filing assistance for low- and moderate-income residents (households making up to $55,000). Available at six locations with varying day, evening, and weekend hours – see website for specifics.
    Jan. 22-April 17. Free.  
    www.foundcom.org/financial-stability/austin-tax-preparation
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    Yoga

    Full Moon Yoga

    Charles MacInerney teaches classes all over town but also offers private instruction and hosts retreats. Once a month for 18 years, he has also hosted Full Moon Yoga – a free outdoor yoga class. Go online for location and time details.
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    HavenCon 4: A Cosmic Journey

    Texas' first and only queer, geek, and gaymer convention returns for its final year. Expect four days (or one, if you choose) of epic nerdiness, cosplay, drag, and loads more. This year, celebrity guests include Tracee Cocco (Star Trek) and Daniel Newman (The Walking Dead). Fest organizers announced this will be the last year for HavenCon, so get out and get weird while you can!
    March 29-April 1. $15-200.  
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    Host a Creek Cleanup

    Is the creek you love filled with beer cans and six-pack rings? All you have to do is gather some friends to clean it up, and Keep Austin Beautiful and Watershed Protection and Development Review will give you all the guidance and materials you need.
    Free.
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    PFLAG Austin Deidre Furr Essay Prize for LGBTQ Students

    Calling all Central Texas (queer/trans/gender diverse) high schoolers. PFLAG's essay contest returns! Write 500 to 1,000 words on: What challenges LGBTQ+ high school students face in romantic relationships. First place takes $500 cash (second = $200, third = $100).
    Submissions due March 1  
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    Civics 101

    Volunteer for It's My Park Day

    Thousands of Austinites unite to improve and transform city parks, trails, and greenbelts. Register for a project now!
    Volunteer for Sat., March 3  

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