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    Addiction & Mental Health: Facts & Myths About Co-occurring Disorders

    A presentation by Dr. Kasey Claborn. Learn more about treatment options, what to say when you are concerned someone may have a substance use problem, and the importance of mental health during recovery.
    Mon., April 23, 6:30-8pm. Free.
    Austin State Hospital, Nifty Fifty Diner, 4110 Guadalupe
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    Beyond Bonds: Fixing Traffic in Austin

    Austin Transportation Department discusses the Strategic Mobility Plan and the city's mobility future.
    Mon., April 23, 6:30-8:30pm. Free.  
    Spicewood Springs Branch Library, 8637 Spicewood Springs Rd
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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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    EMDR Training Oppurtunity for Therapists

    The City is offering therapists free Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing training in exchange for working with sexual assault survivors through APD Victims Services. EMDR focuses on the disturbing emotions and symptoms that result from traumatic events and helps the brain organically move toward natural healing and positive mental health. As DNA backlogs are being addressed the need for more EMDR therapists is needed.
    Apply by May 31  
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    Expressing "Scary And Meaningful" Boundaries Class

    Learn to communicate better, with a focus on expressing boundaries in a compassionate way. Presented by Rick Goodfriend.
    Mon., April 23, 6:30-9:30pm. Free, but donations accepted.
    Center for Spiritual Living, 4402 Merle
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    Out of Town

    Fiesta San Antonio

    The annual party to celebrate spring gets underway with parades, street fairs, carnivals, arts, music, and fun to honor the diversity of the Alamo City.
    April 19-29  
    April 19-29
    San Antonio
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    Financial Fitness

    A weeklong series of classes in and around Austin teaching financial literacy for consumers and small businesses. Classes will cover credit building, budgeting, financial recovery, and more. See website for dates and times.
    Sat., April 21-Sat., April 28;. free.
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    Gixo Run Club

    This is a weekly run/walk for all skill levels, starting and ending at Austin Java. Each mile is celebrated for motivation. Sponsored by Gixo, a new fitness app.
    Mondays, 5:45-6:45pm. Through June 25
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    Nightlife & Parties

    Karaoke on the Catwalk

    Sing, baby, sing. With host Stephanie Rey Marshall.
    Mondays, 10pm-2am. Through Sept. 3. Free ($5 18-20).
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    Machinic Domains at the UT School of Architecture

    This exhibition offers a range of robotics-based research projects. A gallery talk and closing reception will take place April 27 at 5pm.
    April 19-27. Free.
    Mebane Gallery, Goldsmith Hall, 310 Inner Campus Dr
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    Meet Lake Travis School Board Position 2 Candidate Jan Moreland

    Jan Moreland hosts a meet and greet to hear from voters.
    Mon., April 23, 8:30-9:30am. Free.
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    Musical Mondays with Mike Horton

    Enjoy all the best of Broadway (and Hollywood, and who knows – maybe even some Buffy musical hits).
    Mondays, 9pm-2am. Through Sept. 24
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    Neighborhood Fishing

    The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is stocking 17 locations in 16 cities, including Austin, with channel catfish throughout the summer.
    Through November. Free with fishing license.
    Various locations
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    Partners in Parenting

    Support group for new moms with babies 0 to 4 months. To register call 512/829-1704 or email register@pipaustin.org.
    April 9-June 11. Mondays, 10am-noon.. Free.
    Southeast Health & Wellness Center 2901 Montopolis Dr
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    Paws & Pours

    For the month of April, purchase a ticket and get pours & tastings at participating business around town, including Argus Cidery and Vino Vino. Proceeds benefit the Austin Humane Society.
    Through April 30.. $40.
    Various locations
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    Queerdalini: A Queer Yoga Experience

    A sweet and queer Kundalini-centric yoga class led by Gigi Grinstad and Haley Love. Designed for all genders, sizes, and levels.
    Mondays, 7:30-9pm. $10-15.  
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    Quenched

    Quench your thirst with DJ Jungle Party and surprise cash prize contests at midnight. Catch updates on the gram at @stonewallsmtx.
    Mondays and Thursdays, 10pm. Free ($5 18-20).
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    Round Rock Express

    Vs. Oklahoma City: Wed., April 18, 11:35am; Thu.-Fri., April 19-20, 7:05pm. Vs. Colorado Springs: Sat., April 21, 7:05pm; Sun., April 22, 1:05pm; Mon., April 23, 7:05pm. $7-16.  
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    Out of Town

    See a Sea Turtle?

    Sea turtle nesting season on the Texas coast has officially begun. If you see a sea turtle heading for the dunes, a nest, or even the distinctive tracks, call the hotline so a trained volunteer can protect the site.
    April-Sept
    Texas Gulf Coast
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    ThunderPets for Emancipet

    Next time you go for a sammie, make a $5 donation and get a limited edition tie-dye bandanna for your furry one. Proceeds benefit Emancipet.
    Through April 29. $5.
    All ThunderCloud Subs locations
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    Topgolf Tour

    The third annual Topgolf Tour is coming to Austin on Sept. 23. Play for a chance to win $50,000 and a ticket to the championship in Las Vegas. New this year is a military division, open to active duty and veteran members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
    Through Sept. 20. $85 individual; $170 team.  
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    Workout! With Erica Nix

    Make exercise fun again. Dance, cardio and strength training workouts inspired by Richard Simmons, Jane Fonda, Big Freedia, and voguing.
    Mon. and Fri., 6:10-7:10pm. $15.
Ongoing
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    2018 Hill Country Ride for AIDS

    HCRA celebrates its 19th anniversary with nearly 1,000 riders and volunteers teaming up to tackle the hills of Hill Country to raise much-needed funding for nine local HIV/AIDS services nonprofits. Riders and supporters welcome.
    Sat., April 28, 7:30am-6:30pm  
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    Austin Art in Public Places Seeks Muralist

    AIPP is expanding its annual temporary public art program (aka TEMPO). Seven to 10 artists will be commissioned to create temporary murals across town. Budget: $2,000 and $7,000, depending on the size and complexity.
    Deadline: Thu., April 26.  
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    Austin Black Pride

    Back for year three! ABP is an extended weekend created to celebrate the talents, culture, and interests of Austin's Black LGBTQ communities. From parties to art shows, brunch crawls and yoga, Austin Black Pride is not to be missed!
    Tue., June 5 Sun., June 10  
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    Austin Pride 2018

    Tickets are already on sale for Austin's 2018 Pride Celebrations. Catch the fest at Fiesta Gardens then hoof it Downtown to peep the parade lighting up the night. Course runs from the Capitol all the way down Congress to 4th Street.
    Sat., Aug. 11. $15-125.  
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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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    Queerbomb 2018

    The date's been announced and the planning is in full swing. Austin's alt-Pride celebration and march returns to town to rain glitter and queer pride all over Downtown.
    Sat., June 2, 6pm-1am  

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