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    Austin Humane Society's Summer Kids' Series

    Running most Tuesdays (and a few Saturdays & Thursdays), this series aims to inspire kids to learn more and help them find ways to give back for animals in need. Rotating events include storytime, art workshops, wildlife rescue, teddy bear surgery, and outdoor movie nights.
    Through Aug. 13. Free.  
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      BizAid Business Orientation

      An overview of starting a small business or reevaluating an existing one during its growth.
      Tue., July 30, 9-10:30am. Free.  
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      Brown State of Mind University

      BSOM University offers a six-course roster of classes centered around cultural contributions of minority groups in America and around the world, from poetry in the Middle East to counterculture America and the Vietnam War. The instructors include local artists, business owners, cultural archivists, and one UT staff affiliate.
      June 5-Aug. 8. Mon.-Thu., 6:30 & 8pm. Free, but donations welcome.  
      The Commune, 101 E. North Loop; Vesper, 3106 E. 14th 1/2; Austin Visitor Center, 602 E. Fourth
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      CityWorks Academy

      Apply for the opportunity to learn the “A to Z” of City operations and get a behind-the-scenes look at local government, via 14 classes (held Wednesdays or Tuesdays from 6-9pm). Session starts the first week of September and concludes the second week of December.
      Deadline to Apply: Thu., Aug. 1  
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      Democratic Debate Watch Party

      Join the Travis County Democratic Party for the next round of the Democratic presidential primary debates.: Night 1: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, author Marianne Williamson, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.: Night 2: California Sen. Kamala Harris, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, former HUD Secretary Julián Castro, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, businessman Andrew Yang, Former Vice President Joe Biden, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet.
      Tue.-Wed., July 30-31, 7pm  
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      Democratic Debate Watching Party

      The newly formed South East Democratic Alliance invites you to their watch party with debate bingo, door prizes, commentary, and beer. And you can register to vote too!: Night 1: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, author Marianne Williamson, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.: Night 2: California Sen. Kamala Harris, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, former HUD Secretary Julián Castro, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, businessman Andrew Yang, Former Vice President Joe Biden, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, New York City Mayor B
      Tue.-Wed., July 30-31, 6:30pm. Free.  
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      Did Your Child Just Squeak Through?

      A special workshop examining how vision can affect a child's learning ability.
      Tue., July 30, 6-7:30pm. Free.  
      Aspire Vision Care, 7700 Cat Hollow Dr. #105, Round Rock
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      District 1 Town Hall

      Meet with City Council Member Natasha Harper-Madison and her staff for their first town hall event.
      Tue., July 30, 6pm  
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      Equity Mini-Grant Fund Applications

      Community organizations focused on improving life for Austin’s most vulnerable populations are invited to apply for grants of up to $10,000, provided by the City of Austin.
      Deadline to apply: Fri., Aug. 9, 3:30pm  
      Online
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      July Run Club for Austin Kids and Families

      Parents are welcome to run with their kids, or kids can run a one-mile loop with Marathon Kids employees. Marathon Kids works to improve children's health and lifestyles through running.
      Tue., July 30, 9am. Free.  
      Hearth & Soul, 2727 Exposition
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      Make It Tuesdays

      Families with kids from toddlers to tweens are invited to create, invent, and make things happen at these guided experiences for the whole family.
      Through Aug. 6. Tuesdays, 10am-noon. Free with museum admission.  
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      Pets on the Patio

      Austin Pets Alive! representatives will set up on ATX Cocina’s patio where guests can meet and greet pups who need a home.
      Tue., July 30, 6-9pm. $10-30.
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      Pink Pilates

      Pink Pilates is a postoperative exercise and rehabilitative program for women recovering from breast cancer.
      June 4-Aug. 6. Tuesdays, 1-1:40pm. Free.  
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      Round Rock Express

      Whole lotta promotions: The Office Night (July 25) and Wizarding Night at the Ballpark (July 31)
      Vs. Omaha Storm Chasers: Thu., July 25, 7:05pm. Vs. Fresno Grizzlies: Tue.-Wed., July 30-31, 7:05pm  
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      San Antonio Film Festival

      The largest film fest in South Texas, SAFILM celebrates local and international filmmakers with a week of independent films, including documentaries, horror films, and more. Editors, directors, producers, and screenwriters offer live, free panels, too!
      Tue.-Sun., July 30-Aug. 4. Panels, free; day tickets, $10; night tickets, $15; one-day pass, $59; weekend badge, $99; VIP badge, $169.  
      Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Cir., San Antonio
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      The Bat Boat

      Watch the bats fly out from under Congress Bridge from the best seat in the house: a double-decker boat (with bathrooms and A/C-ed lower deck!). Food and snacks included, BYOB and food also permitted.
      Tue., July 30, 7pm. $39.  
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      The Trivia Factory at Fareground

      Gather your smartest friends for a night of live hosted trivia. Gift cards awarded to top teams at the end of the night!
      Tuesdays, 7-9pm. Free.  
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      We Are Blood: Alamo Drafthouse Tickets

      Donate some sangre and leave with an Alamo Drafthouse movie pass.
      Through July 31. Free.  
      Any We Are Blood Austin-area donor center or mobile drive
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      We Are Watching: Debate Viewing Party

      Bring friends or come solo to mingle, enjoy delicious treats, drinks, clever games, and dive into the second Democratic debates with Good Politics.: Night 1: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, author Marianne Williamson, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.: Night 2: California Sen. Kamala Harris, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, former HUD Secretary Julián Castro, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, businessman Andrew Yang, Former Vice President Joe Biden, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet.
      Tue., July 30, 6pm. $10, free for members.  
      The Riveter, 1145 W. Fifth Street

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