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A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls

This course emphasizes strategies to manage falls and maintain an active, healthy lifestyle and will take place on the fifth floor in auditorium C. Tuesdays and Thursdays, through June 29, 10am. Free.

St. David's South Austin Medical Center, 901 W. Ben White Blvd.

Business Structure: Forming and Maintaining a Business Entity

Local business attorney James Howard leads a seminar on how to choose the best form of biz ownership for you. 9am-noon. $25.

Entrepreneur Center of Austin, 4029 Capital of TX Hwy. S. #110

www.austintexas.gov

CodeNEXT Game Night

Learn more about CodeNEXT and how it could impact you and your city with an interactive Lego game. Games, prizes, and refreshments will be provided. 5:30-8:30pm. Free.

Capital Factory, 701 Brazos, 16th Floor

www.glasshousepolicy.org

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. 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

Food Sustainability & Innovation Panel

Hear about what obstacles food producing entrepreneurs are facing, and what local industry leaders are doing to assist them. 10am. Free.

Central Texas Food Bank, 6500 Metropolis, 512/407-8240

www.austinasianchamber.org/events/details/food-sustainability-innovation-panel-1639

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

The Red Bench: Freedom

Improving interfaith understanding and civil discourse in our society will be discussed. 6:30pm. Free.

St. Theresa Catholic Church, 4311 Small Dr.

www.interfaithtexas.org/events/the-red-bench-freedom

Tibet Monk Tour

The monks got the thumbs up from the 14th Dalai Lama to come to town and share their culture with the folks of Austin while raising funds to keep the Gaden Shartse Monastery up and running. Go online for a schedule or email for some personal blessings (for a fee). Through June 28. $10-15 lectures.

www.tibetmonktour.com

Understanding City of Austin Construction Bid Documents

A workshop designed for construction-related business owners. Discussion includes bid documents, prevailing wages, and contract enhancements. 5:30-7:30pm.

Small & Minority Business Resources, 4201 Ed Bluestein

www.austintexas.gov

WeWork Creator Awards

Brush up on your skills at the master classes, shop at the pop-up market, and make new connections at the job fair. 4pm-12mid.

ACL Live at the Moody Theater, 310 W. Willie Nelson Blvd., 512/225-7999

https://creatorawards.wework.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

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)

www.facebook.com/groups/246934478735899

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Austin Seeks Resident Input on Budget Priorities

The City's Budget Office wants your input on needed City services and budget priorities for the FY 2018 budget. To have your voice heard, use the links provided, or call 512/974-1380 to discuss 11 service areas. Through Sat., July 15.

Online

https://atx.budgetsimulator.com

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

Hospice Austin's Camp Brave Heart

A three-night camp for kids (6-17) who are dealing with the death of a loved one. Celebrating its 20th anniversary of supporting grieving youth, Camp Brave Heart arms kids with the tools to tackle their grief. Now accepting applications for July 31 - Aug. 3, near Wimberley, TX. Free.

John Knox Ranch

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.

391-0617

www.keepaustinbeautiful.org/creekcleanup

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