Home Events Community Civic Events

Civic Events for Wed., Jan. 13
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Austin ISD Legislative Priorities Deep Dive

    Learn more about the Austin ISD Board of Trustees’ priorities for the 87th Texas Legislature (which runs Jan. 12-May 31) and what they mean for public education in Austin.
    Wed., Jan. 13, 5:30-6:30pm. Free (registration required).  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    BizAid Business Orientation Webinar

    This course provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth.
    Wed., Jan. 13, 10-11am. Free (registration required).  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    City of Austin "How to Help" Portal

    Looking for the right way to help your community during the pandemic? Or do you have a volunteer opportunity that you want to list? Visit the city's "How to Help" portal to make a match. The portal includes ways to help from home, donation drives, and active community engagement opportunities.
     
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    District 3 Reimagining Public Safety Community Conversation

    Learn more about the city's ongoing police reforms and share your thoughts and ideas about what it means to reimagine public safety in Austin.
    Wed., Jan. 13, 5:30pm. Free (RSVP required).  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Project Connect Virtual Open House

    The virtual open house is designed to welcome a new round of feedback on Austin's high-capacity transit plan.
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Request for Proposals: TEMPO 2021

    Art in Public Places' TEMPO program seeks proposals from practicing visual artists or artist teams for short-term, outdoor art installations.
    Deadline: Tue., Jan. 26, 2021, 5pm  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Suffrage Now: A 19th Amendment Centennial Exhibition

    Contemporary Texas women photographers share photos commenting on the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
    Aug. 6-Jan. 31  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Vaccine Town Hall

    Local public health officials discuss COVID-19 vaccine safety, efficacy, and distribution. Speakers include Austin Public Health Director Stephanie Hayden; Dr. Mark Escott, interim health authority; Dr. Charles Bell, vice chair of Central Health Board of Managers; and Dr. Jason Reichenberg, president of Ascension Medical Group Texas.
    Wed., Jan. 13, 6pm. Free.  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    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
Ongoing

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle