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    Greater Austin Comic Con

    With open gaming and e-sports tournaments, board games, celebrities, and cosplay contests. Among those slated to appear: George Takei (Sulu, Star Trek), James Hong (Big Trouble in Little China, Kung Fu Panda), and the voice actors for many anime characters, including Katara, Naruto, and more.
    June 24-25. Sat., 10am-6pm; Sun., 10am-5pm. $40.
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    Out of Town

    Watermelon Thump

    You won’t want to miss the World Championship Seed Spitting Contest as well as watermelon eating contests, music, a carnival, vendors, and the grand parade.
    Thu.-Sun., June 22-25
    Luling
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    Out of Town

    "Tangible/Nothing"

    In the first reinstallation of the collection galleries since it opened in 2019, Ruby City will present an exhibit of artwork from the Linda Pace collection by national and international artists.
    Through July 30, 2023  
    Ruby City, San Antonio
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    Austin Flea

    Two chances to catch the local vendor market this weekend: Saturday at Lazarus and Sunday at Meanwhile.
    Sat.-Sun., June 24-25, 11am-4pm
    Lazarus Brewing, 4803 Airport; Meanwhile Brewing, 3901 Promontory Point
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    Special Screenings

    Austin Public 50th Anniversary

    In celebration of Austin Public Access Television Channel 10's 50th anniversary, the Austin Film Society hosts a free come-and-go open house. The public is invited to explore the space, take an interactive tour of the facilities, and enjoy complimentary refreshments to commemorate five decades of this vital non-commercial local institution.
    Sun., June 25, 12pm  
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    Barton Creek Farmers Market

    A great selection of local farmers bringing fabulous pastured meats, eggs, dairy, vegetables, and fruits, plus prepared-food vendors, artisans, bakers, and of course, live music.
    Sundays, 9am-1pm. Free.  
    4805 Hwy. 290 W., Sunset Valley (Kohl's parking lot)
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    Civic Events

    BASCA Meeting

    Area Democrats wanting to get involved are welcome to join Blue Action South Central ATX's monthly meeting.
    Fourth Sundays, 2-4pm  
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    Black West Austin Driving Tour

    Join Neill-Cochran House Museum for a tour of West Austin African American history beginning at the museum and winding through historic sites of Wheatville and Clarksville, two of the original fifteen freedman communities established in Austin after the end of the Civil War. The tour includes access to videos for each stop that explore the history of the site and create connections between the past and present.
    June 14-25  
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    Blue Star Museums

    The Bullock Museum is part of a collaboration of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America, which means active duty military members and their families get free exhibit admission all summer, from Armed Forces Day to Labor Day.
    May 20-Sept. 4  
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    Celebrating 30 Years of Boggy Creek Farm

    Boggy Creek Farm celebrates three decades of preservation of its 1841 farmhouse, growing veggies and educating and feeding the community from its on-site market in East Austin. There will be music and tours of the house and field, and local food and drink artisans will offer bites and sips to commemorate the Austin gem created by Carol Ann Sayle and the beloved, late Larry Butler.
    Sun., June 25, noon-4pm  
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    City-Wide Vintage Sale

    Find tons of treasures among the vintage clothing, antiques, collectibles, and more.
    Aug. 12-13; Sept. 16-17; Nov. 25-26. Sat., 10am-5pm; Sun., 11am-5pm. Early shop: Sat., 8:30-10am. $9; children under 12, free. $12 for early bird (Saturday).  
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    Kids

    Community Hours at Thinkery

    Thinkery provides admission by donation as part of its Open Door Initiative, created to give every child a chance to explore STEAM concepts and develop a lifelong love of learning, regardless of means.
    Sundays, 3-5pm; Tuesdays, 3-7pm  
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    Kids

    Drop In & Create

    The Contemporary brings out special art activities so the whole family can dig into the art, ideas, and materials seen in the exhibits.
    Sun., June 25, 1-3pm  
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    Dungeons & Dragons Night

    Pinballz offers themed rooms, tavern music, an interactive drink menu, and more to help immerse you in the campaign experience.
    Sundays, 6pm-close  
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    Fall Registration Open

    Austin Community College is now registering for the fall semester, offering more than 100 programs including associate degrees, workforce certificates, and more. ACC offers free support and resources to students like tutoring, advising, and financial guidance. Classes start Aug. 21.
    Ongoing  
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    Kids

    Family Guide: Drawing the Motion Picture

    Visiting the Harry Ransom Center with kids? Ask for a family guide at the Visitor Services desk, designed to enrich children's experience of the current exhibit, "Drawing the Motion Picture," perfect for budding filmmakers and curious minds.
    Through July 16. Tue.-Fri., 10am-5pm; Sat.-Sun., noon-5pm
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    Out of Town

    Fredericksburg & Stonewall Peaches

    It's peach season! Find flavorful, orchard-ripe peaches via Hill Country Fruit Council's handy guide with a map to all those tasty local peaches, as well as other delicious seasonal fruits and veggies.
    Ongoing  
    Hill Country area
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    Fresh for Less Mobile Markets

    This program from the city of Austin, run by Farmshare Austin, has opened new market locations. There are now six weekly markets around town that sell Texas-grown produce, eggs, honey, and other groceries all at reduced prices. Most major cards are accepted at these markets and if you are a SNAP customer, you can also use your Lone Star card and Double Up Food Bucks. Locations and schedules are subject to change, so check the current info online to find one near you.
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    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    The masters of minutiae present trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul. Find them at watering holes all over town each week.
    Ongoing
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    Sports

    Grounded Yoga

    Start your Sunday with a restoration of body, mind, and soul. Mats, towels, and water provided.
    Sundays, 10am. Free, but RSVP.  
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    Guided Breathwork & Journaling

    Weekly guided breathwork sessions incorporate lunar and solar cycles, card readings, Kundalini, journaling, and more, and are led by Margaret, who has studied around the world and is a trained midwife, birth & postpartum doula, Reiki master, registered yoga teacher, and kinesiologist.
    Sundays, 7:30pm. Donations appreciated.  
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    Guided Breathwork Group: Self Love

    A group breathwork session to leave you feeling more grounded, loving, and grateful for your own journey.
    Sun., June 25, 1:50-3:30pm. $35.
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    Howler Brothers Warehouse Sale

    The local apparel and outerwear shop offers its largest sale to date, with a bounty of goods from the Howler Brothers’ minds of years past at up to 70% off! Take your pick of heavily discounted merchandise alongside rare finds from special collections and unreleased samples.
    June 22-25
    Howler Brothers, 7301 Burnet Rd.
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    June Community Jazz Jam

    A fun evening of music and socializing for all levels of players who want to explore the jazz tradition, hosted by saxophonist Paul Klemperer.
    Sun., June 25, 6-9pm. Free.
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    Out of Town

    Market Days

    There’s all kinds of treats and treasures waiting for you among the vendors around the old Blanco County Courthouse.
    Sat.-Sun., June 24-25. Free.
    Johnson City
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    Meditations for World Peace

    Resident Teacher Noreen Flack guides quiet morning meditation classes exploring Buddha’s advice for developing inner peace.
    Sundays, 11am. $12.
    Kadampa Meditation Center Austin, 1918 Bissel
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    Arts & Culture

    QVC + WIV Block Party

    Women in Vinyl and Queer Vinyl Collective join forces for a big block party filled with local vendors, raffles, a food truck, drinks, and more for the entire family. Raffle prizes include Marshall Headphones products, vinyl, and more.
    Sun., June 25, 1-5pm
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    Sports

    Round Rock Express

    Vs. Sacramento. Bring two canned goods for Central Texas Food Bank and get free admission Tuesday. Thursday is dog-friendly for Pints & Pups, and Friday is Marvel's Defenders of the Diamond Night, with special uniforms and a visit from Iron Man and Black Panther, ending with fireworks. Sunday is Kids' Day, with pregame activities and a postgame run around the bases.
    June 20-25. Tue.-Sat., 7:05pm; Sun., 6:05pm  
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    Skills Classes at Pioneer Farms

    The historic farm offers several fun courses this weekend, including birdwatching, knifemaking, archery, and harmonica lessons.
    Sat.-Sun., June 24-25  
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    Texas State Parks Photo Contest

    Capture your adventures at Texas State Parks. Explore a new trail, discover a cool critter, or catch an awesome sunset, then submit your pics or tag them on social media (#TexasStateParks and #TexasParks100) to win parks passes or H-E-B gift cards.
    Deadline: Nov. 27  
    Submit online
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    The Creek Open Mic

    See comedians try out their newest material, and if you'd like to sign up, send your full name to [email protected].
    Sundays, 8pm. Free with RSVP; $5 at the door.  
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    We Are Blood Giving Away Coolest T-Shirt In Town

    You know what else is cool? Helping the community through blood and platelet donations. Find a center or drive online or call 512/206-1266.
    June 16-30. Free.  
    We Are Blood donation centers & mobile drives
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    We Are Blood Giving Double Campaign

    Double your giving this month in one fell swoop: Blood and platelet donors at We Are Blood can choose either Central Texas Food Bank or Austin Humane Society as recipients of a $5 donation from WRB. As part of the campaign, they'll host blood drives at Austin Humane Society (124 W. Anderson, Thu., June 15, 11am-1:30pm) and at the Central Texas Food Bank (6500 Metropolis, Tue., June 20, 11am-2pm).
    June 1-30. Free.
    We Are Blood donor centers and mobile drives
Ongoing
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    Civic Events

    WIC Mobile Unit

    Resources and info about Austin Public Health’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) supplemental nutrition program for qualifying pregnant women, new mothers, and young children.
    Check online for current schedule. Free.  
    Various locations

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