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  • Getting Inside an Actor, with J. Gyllenhaal

    Academy Award-watching actor, writer, and unlicensed masseuse J. Gyllenhaal brings his experience and talent to the masses for one night only (per week) to sculpt the unformed clay that is you, the non-actor, into something more beautiful--something truly perfect: An Actor. Tired of being not-famous? Let's change that.
    December 3, 10, 17  
    Fallout Theater
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    Cirque Italia

    Fun for the whole family at this gorgeous, magical dream adventure under the big top with performers from all over the world.
    Jan. 6-17. $10-50.  
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    We Are Blood Franklin BBQ Raffle

    To celebrate National Blood Donor Month, We Are Blood partnered with Franklin BBQ to reward 20 lucky donors with a special dinner for two including Franklin's famous brisket, ribs, sides, desserts, and more. Donate by Jan. 17 to enter the raffle, which will be held Jan. 20. Make appointments online or call 512/206-1266.
    Through Jan. 17  
    We Are Blood donor centers
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    "Georgia O’Keeffe, Photographer"

    Known for her paintings and married to a famous photographer, this is the first exhibition that explores: O’Keeffe’s connection to photography.
    Sun., Oct. 17-Jan. 23, 2022  
    Museum Fine Arts, Houston
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    Ballet Austin Online Fitness Classes

    Choose from a variety of movement classes offered via livestream.
    Ongoing and June 21-July 29  
    Online
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    Blacksmithing at Pioneer Farms

    Pioneer Farms offers several blacksmithing classes in the coming weeks, including Fundamentals 1.0 and 2.0 as well as a couple's class that will make sparks fly. Check out the schedule and sign up if you'd like to learn a "hot" new skill!
    Various dates in February  
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    Consciousness Hacking 2.0

    A live taping of the Eazy Does It podcast with an in-depth conversation about ketamine and the healing properties of psychedelics, featuring thought leader and author Sheila Grace Newsom, MD.
    Wed., Jan. 12, 7pm  
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    Epilepsy Support Group

    Listen to the experiences of other people with epilepsy and other seizure disorders. Tuesdays are for family group, and Wednesday is for adults.
    Second Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 7pm. Free.  
    Online via Zoom
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    Get Free Mulch

    Mulch made from recycled holiday trees is available for free on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
    Wed., Jan. 12, 9am. Free.  
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    Golden Girls Trivia Night

    An entire night of trivia about Rose, Blanche, Dorothy, and Sophia.
    Wed., Jan. 5 & 12, 6:30pm  
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    Grant Program for Music Industry

    The city of Austin Economic Development Department is now accepting applications for the Austin Music Disaster Relief Grant. The fund provides one-time, unrestricted $2,000 grants to local professional musicians, independent promoters, music composers, and music industry workers facing hardships due to the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Applications due Jan. 28, 5pm  
    Apply online
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    Homeschool Day: Energy

    Science Mill powers up curiosity with a focus on careers in energy. Kids will build a working waterwheel, investigate sustainable solutions, and more.
    Wed., Jan. 12, 10am-2pm  
    Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Ln., Johnson City
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    January 2022 Special Election Early Voting

    Cast your vote for Austin’s next District 4 City Council member. Make a plan to get to the polls and find a polling site here or by calling 512/238-VOTE (8683).
    Through Jan. 21  
    Anywhere you see a "Vote Here/Aquí" sign
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    No Stone Unturned: A Lifetime of Archaeology

    Ben McReynolds has donated his extensive and unique collection to the museum. It will be on view for a year along with the permanent collection that includes artifacts from La Belle, the French ship discovered in Matagorda Bay; the story of ranching on the coast; and more than 13,000 years of Texas history.
    April 23, 2021-April 30, 2022. Tue.-Sat. 10am-4pm  
    Museum of the Coastal Bend, Victoria
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    Pub Quiz at Baker Street

    Get a team together to compete for prizes, and be sure to check the FB on Tuesday to get a preview of the categories you'll need to brush up on.
    Wednesdays, 7-9pm. Free.  
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    SIN Night at the Collaboratory

    Austin Eastciders rewards service industry professionals for their hard work with karaoke, $3 pints, and select sixers for only $5.
    Wednesdays, 3-10pm  
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    Trivia With Get It Gals

    "Best of Austin" winners Get It Gals are back with tons of trivia nights planned for y'all, with several based on TV programs you may have binged over the last year for some reason. Stay tuned on their socials because they are all over the place.
    Various locations
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    Truluck's Dine-In Special

    This posh seafood house's special Valentine's Menu includes Maine lobster ravioli made with a butter poached tail, handmade lobster ravioli, artichokes, mushrooms, and spinach with smoked pecorino cream and tomato confit. If you really wanna splurge, citizen, add on a thick slice of strawberry chococlate cake for dessert.
    Feb. 11-14. $89.
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    Voter Registration for March Primary

    If you plan on voting in the March 1 primary, be sure you're registered by the deadline. Check your status online or call 512/463-5650.
    Deadline: Jan. 31  
    Online
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    YMCA Early Learning Readiness Program

    A free community program for qualifying low-income families that focuses on preparing children ages 2-4 for school, while providing their caregivers with the tools to facilitate their child’s development. Classes are offered twice a week in English and Spanish and last one hour.
    English: Mondays & Wednesdays, 9am; Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:30am. Spanish: Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:30am; Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9am.. Free.  
    Online
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    Youth Saturday Studio Program Spring Registration Open

    Dougherty's program provides young artists with experiences in art mediums they might not receive in conventional arts education. Intended for kids age 5-14; registration opens Jan. 12.
    Wed., Jan. 12. $45, residents; $55, nonresidents.  
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