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    Austin Baseball League

    This is an open practice for men and women interested in playing rec league baseball. The season begins on March 3.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 11am-1pm. Free.
    SE Metro Park, 4511 Hwy. 71 E., Del Valle
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    Austin Elite Rugby

    Vs. Glendale Raptors.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 6pm. $15-50.
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    Austin Fashion Week

    With a heavy emphasis on emerging designers, Austin Fashion Week aims to connect these designers directly to consumers and boutique buyers. All week long select retailers will be donating to the Kindness Campaign, and the last three days feature runway showcases at the former Austin American-Statesman building.
    Feb. 15-23  
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    Austin Girls' Choir Placement Auditions

    Austin Girls' Choir welcomes new singers ages 8-18. Placement auditions are for all levels. The choir sings a broad range of genres, mostly in 3- or 4-part harmony.
    Weekends through Feb. 24. $25.
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    Civic Events

    Austin Marathon

    City streets will be filled with over 20,000 runners for the Austin Marathon and will affect a few neighborhoods. See course details online to prepare. Free for spectators.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 7am-2pm. $60+.  
    Central Austin
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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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    Valentine's Events

    Bakery Lorraine: Valentine's Day

    Be advised, citizen, that Bakery Lorraine in the Domain is creating pastries exclusive to this romantic stretch of lovedays, including strawberry pop hearts, raspberry rose, Japonaise, red fruit tart, heart moonpies, grapefruit tiramisu, and more.
    Feb. 14-17, get 'em while they last
    11600 Rock Rose #100
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    Bazaar Brunch “Valentines Edition”

    Stop by the handcrafted and vintage market on the lawn, and then grab brunch inside.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 10am-2pm. Free.
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    Brewtorium Collectors Fair

    Shop books, records, toys, postcards, natural history prints, posters, photos, and other ephemera and collectables.
    Sun., Feb. 17, noon-6pm. Free.  
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    Civic Events

    Campus Sustainability Summit

    This year’s theme for the summit is “Bringing Environmental Justice to Campus,” with keynote speaker Angelou Ezeilo, founder and CEO of the Greening Youth Foundation.
    Sun.-Tue., Feb. 17-19; times vary. $35-125.  
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    Concordia Baseball

    Vs. UT-Dallas: Sat., Feb. 16, 11am. Vs. Redlands: Sat., Feb. 16, 5pm; Sun., Feb. 17, 11am  
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    Valentine's Events

    Delysia: Free Valentine's Chocolate Samples

    Just for one romance-spangled weekend, this bastion of brilliant cacao-based goodness is offering anyone and everyone that visits the store free tastings of their Valentine’s Day-inspired chocolate truffles and complimentary pours of a variety of wine.
    Thu.-Sun., Feb. 14-17  
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    Don't Mess With Texas K-12 Art Contest

    Keep Texas Beautiful and the Texas Department of Transportation invite Texas students in kindergarten through 12th grade to submit their best litter prevention-inspired artwork to be considered for the Don’t Mess With Texas calendar. Students with the top 13 designs will have their work featured; one winner will be selected from each grade.
    Deadline: Mon., April 22. Free.
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    Civic Events

    Free Tax Preparation

    Foundation Communities can help prepare taxes (for those who make less than $55,000 annually) at six different locations. Call 211 or see online for additional info. ASL appointments available for the Deaf/hard of hearing at this location.
    Mon., Tue., Thu., 9am-8pm; Wed., 1-8pm; Fr., Sat., 9am-5pm; Sunday hours vary. Free.
    Community Financial Center, 2600 W. Stassney
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    Free Tax Preparation

    Foundation Communities can help prepare taxes (for those who make less than $55,000 annually) at six different locations. Call 211 or see online for additional info.
    Mon., Tue., Fri., 11am-4pm; Wed., 1-8pm; Thu., 11am-8pm; Sat., 10am-4pm. Free.
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    Free Tax Preparation

    Foundation Communities can help prepare taxes (for those who make less than $55,000 annually) at six different locations. Call 211 or see online for additional info.
    Mon.-Tue., Thu., 9am-8pm; Wed., 1-8pm; Fri.-Sat., 9am-5pm; Sunday hours vary. Free.
    Community Financial Center North, 5900 Airport
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    Free Tax Preparation

    Foundation Communities can help prepare taxes (for those who make less than $55,000 annually) at six different locations. Call 211 or see online for additional info.
    Mon.-Tue., Thu., 11am-8pm; Wed., 1-8pm; Fri., 11am-4pm; Sat., 9am-4pm. Free.
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    Free Tax Preparation

    Foundation Communities can help prepare taxes (for those who make less than $55,000 annually) at six different locations. Call 211 or see online for additional info.
    Mon.-Tue., Thu., 11am-8pm; Wed., 1-8pm; Fri., 11am-5pm; Sat., 9am-5pm. Free.
    Southeast Health and Wellness Center, 2901 Montopolis Dr.
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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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    Huston-Tillotson Baseball

    Vs. Eastern New Mexico.
    Fri., Feb. 15, 1pm (DH); Sat., Feb. 16, 6pm; Sun., Feb. 17, 1pm  
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    Out of Town

    Lunar New Year Celebration

    From puppet shows to art activities and food vendors the Year of the Pig celebration invites everyone to join the fun. The festival moves to the Galleria on the second weekend.
    Fri.-Sat., Feb. 8-9; Sat.-Sun., Feb. 16-17. Some activities free.
    Asia Society Texas Center, Houston
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    Marathon Aid Station: Mile 20

    Volunteer with Ghisallo Cycling Initiative to run a support station during the Austin Marathon.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 7am-1:30pm. Free.  
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    Out of Town

    Matagorda Bay Birdfest

    More than 200 species of birds have been spotted at the bay and the festival offers tours, parades, speakers, and more ornithology happenings.
    Fri.-Sun., Feb. 15-17. Free.
    Palacios
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    Official Austin Marathon Afterparty

    Celebrate all runners crossing the finish line with scoops of dairy-free, plant-based ice cream from NadaMoo!, live music, raffle prizes, an opportunity to meet a plant-powered ultra-endurance runner, Robbie Balenger, and more.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 1-7pm. Free.
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    Parque Zaragoza Neighborhood Association Coat Drive

    The Parque Zaragoza Neighborhood Association is hosting its East Austin Coat Drive from Jan. 28 to Feb. 18 at Parque Zaragoza Recreation Center, South Austin Recreation Center, and Turner-Roberts Recreation Center.
    Jan. 28-Feb .18  
    Various locations
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    Raise Riders Family Bicycle Weekend

    Recommended for families with children age 10 and under, attendees can choose on-the-bike and off-the-bike activities that celebrate that two-wheeled marker of childhood: bike demos, games, readings & booksignings, scavenger hunts, arts & crafts, and a 1-mile ride down Riverside Drive on Saturday.
    Fri.-Sun., Feb. 15-17. Free.
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    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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    Out of Town

    San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

    Go for the bovine and equine excitement and stay for the food and music.
    Thu.-Wed., Feb. 7-24
    San Antonio
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    St. Edward's Baseball

    Vs. Drury University.
    Fri., Feb. 15, 1:30pm; Sat. & Sun., Feb. 16 & 17, noon. Free.  
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    Super Lap Battle USA

    Regular cars heavily modified race around the track for the Time Attack competition. This is your chance to get up-close and personal as teams tune and engineer their vehicles to achieve the fastest lap. There will also be a Rally Demo by locals Rally Ready, and drifting exhibitions by Lonestar Drift.
    Sat.-Sun., Feb. 16-17, 8am-5pm. Free.
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    Texas State Baseball

    Vs. Utah: Fri., Feb. 15, 6pm. Vs. Nevada: Sat., Feb. 16, 4pm. Vs. Missouri State: Sun., Feb. 17, 3pm. Vs. Baylor: Tue., Feb. 19, 6pm  
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    Texas State Women's Tennis

    Vs. McNeese State: Sat., Feb. 16, noon. Vs. Stephen F. Austin: Sun., Feb. 17, 1pm  
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    Out of Town

    Trinity Singers in Concert

    The collegiate singers from San Antonio are one of the top chamber chorale groups in the state.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 3pm. Pricing by donation.
    Fredericksburg
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    UT Women's Basketball

    Vs. Kansas State.
    Sun., Feb. 17, 4pm. $8-14.  
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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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    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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    Warrant Amnesty Program 2019

    Austin Municipal Court and Downtown Community Court offer an amnesty program for individuals seeking to waive warrant fees, with multiple walk-in dockets scheduled Monday through Friday in February. See hours online.
    Feb. 1-Feb. 28. Free.  
    Downtown Austin Community Court, 719 E. Sixth
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    What the Fit?! Flow

    Join Dance Waterloo for a weekly fitness class using a vinyasa flow yoga structure to help with alignment and core strength. Adaptable to all ages, levels, and abilities.
    Feb. 17 & March 3. Sundays, noon-1pm. Pricing is pay-what-you-can.  
Ongoing
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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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