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    Texas Stars

    Vs. Stockton Heat: Fri., Jan. 25, 7pm. Vs. San Diego Gulls: Sat., Jan. 26, 7pm. Vs. Grand Rapids Griffins: Thu., Jan. 31, 7pm. $22-50.  
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    Austin Remembers MLK

    This interactive app-based exhibit offers photos from MLK's civil rights meetings with LBJ and audio speeches from the Austin Area Heritage Council’s MLK Oratory competition, plus special Six Square mini-docs of Austin’s African-American community. Discover for yourself at three different locations: the MLK statue at UT's East Mall, the south steps of the Capitol, and the George Washington Carver Museum.
    Jan. 21-Feb. 28. Free.
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    Civic Events

    AARC Master Plan Update: Community Meeting 2

    Help PARD develop a plan that aligns with the community’s goals for AARC’s future. This is a family-friendly event with kids’ activities and snacks. Language interpreters available upon request; call 311.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 6-8pm. Free.  
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    Altatudes Hearts and Handbags

    The East Austin boutique is asking for handbag donations to help underserved youth in the area for the giveback initiative slated for Feb. 9. Open thy closet and see if there's anything that no longer sparks joy.
    Taking donations through Feb. 1. The event takes place Feb. 9, 2-4pm. Free.
    Altatudes, 1717 E. 12th
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    Civic Events

    AURA January General Meeting

    Kick off the new year with AURA! The urbanist group will be contemplating 2019 goals and plans.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 6:30-7:30pm  
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    Breakfast and Banter With HERdacity: Balancing Motherhood, Career, and Self

    Join Mary Flanagan, president of Herdacity, for a discussion on the constraints and opportunities mothers face and how women can collaborate to support each other in their work and life choices to find better balance in their life.
    Thu., Jan. 31. Free.  
    Trinity Episcopal School, 3901 Bee Caves Rd
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    Civic Events

    City Council Meeting

    See agenda for details.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 10am  
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    Crafting and Community With Jane

    Come do a craft (knitting, coloring, reading) or come and just be. The sessions are held by Jane Lippmann, a retired associate dead for academic affairs at UT.
    Thursdays, 2-4pm. Free.  
    The Austin Center for Grief & Loss, 2413 Greenlawn Pkwy
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    Down to Bizzness

    New year, new you, and all that jazz. Bumble Bizz and General Assembly invite you to "break up with bad habits and get yourself on a positive professional track with help from an incredible panel of experts + workshop sessions with Austin’s best productivity specialists!"
    Thu., Jan. 31, 6-8:30pm. Free.  
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    Food Futures Speaker Series: Feeding Our Troops Abroad

    Colonel Christopher Burke will speak about his experiences in food supply chain logistics with the U.S. Air Force.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 5:30-7pm. Free.  
    Mary Gearing Hall, Rm. 125, University of Texas
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    Haven Street-Allen Award Nominations

    This award honors an artist with a disability in Texas who, through a one-time creative act or a substantial record of achievement, embodies the spirit and vision of VSA Texas. Nominations are open to any artist with a disability over the age of 16 years in any discipline including visual art, dance, music, performance, craft, and writing.
    Through Feb. 28. Free.
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    Sports

    Huston-Tillotson Men's Basketball

    Vs. (RV)St. Thomas – Houston: Sat., Jan. 26, 7:30pm. Vs. University of the Southwest: Thu., Jan. 31, 7:30pm
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    Sports

    Huston-Tillotson Women's Basketball

    Vs. St. Thomas – Houston: Sat., Jan. 26, 5:30pm. Vs. University of the Southwest: Thu., Jan. 31, 5:30pm  
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    Kids

    Introductory Hip-Hop Class for Ages 7-12

    Learn basic hip-hop dance moves featured in today’s popular music videos, including footwork, freezes, and more. No experience necessary.
    Jan. 17-Feb. 21. Thursdays, 6:15pm. $90.
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    Events

    Marketing Through Events & The Experience

    Join the American Marketing Association to hear from a panel of experts who will discuss strategies that support event and experiential marketing goals. Learn more about the elements involved in developing a strong plan and incorporating new trends to realize a return on your investment. Ticket includes parking and lunch.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 11:30am-1pm. $35-45.
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    Sports

    Prepared: A New Prenatal Course

    The course includes prenatal yoga to support your body's changing and upcoming needs while being appropriately gentle and safe for you and your baby.
    Jan. 15-Feb. 21. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11:15am. $290.
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    Civic Events

    Preppin’ for Session

    The Lilith Fund, NARAL Pro-Choice Texas, the ACLU of Texas, and Austin Democratic Socialists of America unite to help folks better understand state lawmaking and encourage community members to get involved with the process. Kids welcome.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 6-8pm  
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    Sports

    Special Olympics Statewide Winter Games

    Athletes of all ages from all across the state will converge in the capital city for the 26th annual Winter Games, a series of statewide competitions in bowling, powerlifting, and volleyball. (Note: Volunteers are needed! No prior experience required.)
    Thu.-Sun., Jan. 31-Feb. 3. Free.  
    Various locations
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    Survey for QPOC Communities

    QPOC community members are asked to fill out an anonymous survey on health care to better support allgo’s upcoming health care provider trainings to ensure providers better serve QPOC patients.
    Deadline: Jan. 31, 2019  
    Online
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    Thursday Night Social Ride

    Kinda like Critical Mass without all the pretension. Relax, ride around town, chat it up with cycle-lovers like yourself, and overrun a park or a local hangout or two or three.
    Thursdays, 7pm
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    Out of Town

    Vintner Dinner Series

    Tickets have gone on sale for the 5-course dinners designed specifically to highlight the flavors of featured Texas-made wines.
    Jan. 19-Feb. 23. $70 per person.
    Blair House Inn, Wimberley
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    Civic Events

    Volunteer for Ready, Set, Plant! at North Acres Neighborhood Park

    Help TreeFolks plant seedlings at North Acres Neighborhood Park. Don’t forget to wear closed-toe shoes and long pants!
    Thu., Jan. 31, 9am-noon. Free (registration required).  
    TBA
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    Kids

    Wake Up, Brother Bear!

    Watch Brother Bear and Sister Bear experience a full year of glorious seasons: see a waterfall melt, meet a butterfly, chase an elusive fish, and skate on an icy pond. Children are invited to join the action to help create magical moments. (Geared toward ages 6 and under.)
    Through April 21. Tue. & Thu., 10am & noon; Sun., 2pm. $10 and up.  
    ZACH North, 12129 RR 620 N. #10
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    We Are Blood Treats Donors to ThunderCloud Subs

    Anyone who donates or attempts to donate blood or platelets today through Jan. 31 will receive a coupon for a free small sub sandwich.
    Through Jan. 31
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    Working Mothers Reboot

    A well-deserved day of retreat and rejuvenation.
    Thu., Jan. 31. $150 for one ticket or $250 for two.
    The Writing Barn, 10202 Wommack
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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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