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    Barbara Jordan Exhibition

    The Barbara Jordan Freedom Foundation displays an interactive exhibit of the politician, policymaker, and activist's life.
    Through Feb. 22. Free.
    Texas Capitol Rotunda, 1100 Congress
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    Early Voting

    Cast your ballot for the 2020 joint primaries early. Sites throughout the city and county will open polling places. Need help deciding who to vote for and learning the issues? Check out austinchronicle.com/elections for our ongoing coverage.
    Feb. 18-28
    Anywhere you see "Vote Here"
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    AMF "Feel the Love" Music Industry Expo

    Austin Music Foundation provides a forum for industry professionals to network and connect with support organizations like HAAM, SIMS, Black Fret, and more.
    Tue., Feb. 18, 7-9pm. Free.  
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    Austin Justice Coalition Art & Essay Contest

    A contest for young men of color grades 3-12 in Travis, Williamson and Hays counties. Winners from each division will receive a $75 award and an award-winning book of their choice. Also looking for community members to participate as volunteer judges; find details and apply online.
    Feb. 13-April 1  
    Apply online
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    “The Texas Liberator: Witness to the Holocaust” Traveling Exhibit

    Part of the Texas Liberator Project, a collaboration between the Texas Holocaust Genocide Commission and Texas Tech University, this free exhibit features the oral histories of 21 Texan liberators of the Nazi concentration camps along with powerful photography, providing historical context for the Holocaust and World War II.
    Feb. 10-March 25. Free.  
    George H.W. Bush Gallery, The National Museum of the Pacific War, 311 E. Austin St., Fredericksburg
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    Don't Mess With Texas Art Contest

    The Don't Mess With Texas® Art Contest is officially open! 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, with the top 14 designs featured. Each winner will also receive a Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 tablet, a Buc-ee's gift basket, their artwork framed and returned, and the opportunity to share the work on websites and social media. Teachers representing student winners will receive a $100 H-E-B/Central Market gift card. Submissions must be postmarked by April 24.
    Feb. 12-April 24. Free.  
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    Happy Hour With Rep. Vikki Goodwin

    Grab a cocktail, and share thoughts and feedback with your Rep!
    Tue., Feb. 18, 6-7:30pm  
    Jules Design Bar, 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Ste. T-110, Bee Cave
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    Huston-Tillotson Softball

    Vs. Southwestern Assemblies of God University (double-header).
    Tue., Feb. 18, 2pm  
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    It's My Park Day Spring 2020 Volunteer Registration

    Register online for Austin Parks Foundation's biggest citywide volunteer event, It’s My Park Day (Sat., March 7).
    Volunteer registration opens: Thu., Feb. 6. Registration required.  
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    Knot-Tying Workshop

    Want to be Knot Master at your next campout? Learn an even better way to tie your shoes, tie in a quick release for when things get iffy, and more!
    Tue. & Thu., Feb. 18 & 20. $15-20.  
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    Mardi Gras! Galveston

    Texas’ largest Mardi Gras celebration hosts 25 concerts, 23 parades, and numerous parties over two weeks.
    Feb. 14-25
    Galveston
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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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    Transgender Health: Complex Medical Case Studies

    Central Texas providers share case studies on providing culturally competent medical care for trans and nonbinary patients. Medical providers are the target audience, but med students and novices are also welcome.
    Registration open! Event: Thu., Feb. 20, 6pm  
    Dell Pediatric Research Institute, 1400 Barbara Jordan Blvd
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    Twelfth Night

    The Overtime Theater company presents a contemporary and “metatheatrical” version of Shakespeare’s comedy.
    Feb. 14-March 7, 8pm; extra shows Feb. 23 & March 1
    San Antonio
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    UT Baseball

    Vs. UTSA: Tue., Feb. 18, 6:30pm. Vs. Lamar: Wed., Feb. 19, 4pm.  
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    [CANCELED] "Walking as Practice" With AARP Texas

    Culminating in a group 10K walk on April 5, the program includes weekly in-person walking sessions along with online coaching from a certified personal trainer. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
    Feb. 11-March 31. Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30am. Free.  

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