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    House of Torment

    Step into your worst nightmare at this fright farm in North Austin. Known for its high production values and immersive scare tactics, this is one up from watching horror movies all month. New this year is an on-site tavern in case you need some liquid courage in order to face the ghoulies.
    Through Nov. 10. $20 and up.  
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    Civic Events

    Shiva in the Streets: Jews Challenge the GOP

    Gather outside the Governor's Mansion to sit shiva – the Jewish practice of mourning – to demand the GOP denounce white nationalism. As noted in the event invite, more than a dozen people were killed last week by white supremacists.
    Mon., Nov. 5, 6-7pm  
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    A Community Conversation With Indigenous & Asian-American Activists

    The Austin Language Justice Collective hosts speakers Odilia Romero and Janet Martinezare of the Binational Front of Indigenous Organizations, as well as language justice researcher Anh Ly of UT-Austin.
    Mon., Nov. 5, 6:30pm
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    Sports

    Austin Bold FC

    The city's newly minted United Soccer League team will be hosting games at COTA starting in March 2019. Season passes are now available.
    $189 for 20-game season pass.  
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    Austin Design Week

    Celebrate Austin design through this (third annual) week of 100 free workshops, talks, studio tours, and events as the city celebrates its creative community.
    Nov. 5-9. Free, but RSVP.  
    Various locations
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    Austin Municipal Court Week

    A week of interactive programs for teens and adults to participate in, including driving simulations, safety seat demonstrations, and more. See website for details.
    Nov. 5-9, 9:30am. Free.  
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    Kids

    Austin Symphony Orchestra: Young People's Concerts

    These concerts, conducted by Dr. Clifton Evans, aim to introduce young people (4th-6th graders) to classical music. Through the use of modern technology the audience gets an “up-close look” at the orchestra. This year the theme is “Symphonic Variations: Exploring Adaptation & Diversity in Music of the Americas.”
    Nov. 5-13, 10-11:30am
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    Out of Town

    “Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit”

    Seventy years after the luxury liner sank in the Atlantic more than 150 items from the wreck were brought up from the ocean floor and brought together for this fascinating show. Timed tickets are required.
    June 2-Jan. 5
    Mayborn Museum, Waco
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    Beekeepers Monthly Meeting

    Get the buzz on beekeeping from the Travis County Beekeepers Association.
    First Mondays, 7pm. Free.  
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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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    Nightlife & Parties

    CupCake Bar Trivia

    Get schooled by Professor CupCake, leading Austin's gayest trivia game while Bobby Cook slings cheap drinks your way.
    Mondays, 7-9pm  
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    Demystifying Marketing For Startups

    Get equipped with tips and tactics to attract users and investors in this "no-nonsense" class complete with a happy hour and keynote from Venture Atlas Labs Principal Elizabeth Jennings.
    Mon., Nov. 5, 6-8pm. Free.  
    WeWork, 801 Barton Springs Rd.
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    Equality Texas Fundraiser With New Waterloo

    Love good food and good people? Then gather yer crew for a fancy Monday dinner at this month's New Waterloo restaurant – 10% of dinner sales gets donated to EQTX. Fighting the good fight never tasted so good. (At both locations.)
    Mon., Nov. 5, 5-10pm  
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    Holiday Food Drive to Benefit Local Food Banks

    US Storage Centers has partnered with Move for Hunger to be a designated drop-off point in the community. Until the end of December, they will be collecting food items to donate to local food banks.
    Oct. 26-Dec. 28. Free.
    201 W. Stassney
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    Out of Town

    Inside Out

    The evolution of women’s undergarments is exposed in the groundbreaking exhibit that explores what’s under the fashions of the day.
    Sept. 20, 2018-Jan. 20, 2019
    San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo
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    Liberal Austin Democrats Blue Wave Night of Action

    Help the Liberal Austin Democrats get out the vote one last time before Election Day.
    Mon., Nov. 5, 7-9pm  
    Travis County Democratic Party Headquarters, 6929 Airport #127
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    Out of Town

    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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    Open Enrollment Health Insurance Help – North

    It's that time of the the year, again. Don’t miss your chance to switch your health insurance plans or get covered via the Marketplace with support from Foundation Communities. (Seriously, they're the best!) For more info visit the website or call 211.
    Nov. 1-Dec. 15: Mon.-Thu., 9am-7pm; Fri.-Sat., 9am-4pm; Sun. 1-5pm. Free.
    Community Financial Center North, 5900 Airport Blvd.
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    Open Enrollment Health Insurance Help – South

    It's that time of the the year, again. Don’t miss your chance to switch your health insurance plans or get covered via the Marketplace with support from Foundation Communities. (Seriously, they're the best!) For more info visit the website or call 211.
    Nov. 1-Dec. 15: Mon.-Wed., 10am-7pm; Thu., 10am-4pm; Fri.-Sat., 9am-1pm. Free.
    Community Financial Center – South, 2600 W. Stassney
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    People For Bikes Community Survey

    Share your biking-in-the-city experiences with Austin leaders for a chance to win neat prizes while helping to improve local condition.
    Through Nov. 16  
    Online
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    Sports

    Pink Pilates Post-Operative Workshop

    The Pink Pilates Program will help stretch and strengthen the shoulder, chest, back, and abdominal muscles, allowing women to regain full range of motion to those areas affected by breast cancer surgery (4-6 weeks post-op).
    Mondays, 6:15pm. Free, but pre-registration required.  
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    Presentation on Guadalupe St. Flood Risk Reduction Project

    Get informed about the Watershed Protection Department's proposal to improve street drainage in Hyde Park.
    Mon., Nov. 5, 7pm. Free.  
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    Community

    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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    Visual Arts

    Saddle Up: Texas Ranching Tradition

    This exhibition, produced by Joe Vitone and Lori Najvar, honors hardworking ranch families from Jeff Davis and Lavaca Counties, as they wrangle livestock, battle weather, and study markets to stay on the rugged landscape they love.
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    VOLUME

    In an effort to preserve women's histories in Texas, #bossbabesATX and Chulita Vinyl Club will accept donations of vinyl, zines, and prints from the community. Drop off items at any upcoming #bossbabesATX event between now and Nov. 15. You can also schedule a drop-off by emailing thebabes@bossbabes.org.
    Through Nov. 15. Free.
    605 N. Edward Gary St., San Marcos
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    Voter Drive

    The nonpartisan League of Women Voters is hustling to get the vote out. Grab a copy of their free voter's guide now through election day, or find a copy in our Oct. 26 issue!
    Through Tue., Nov. 6  
    Online
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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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