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Civic Events for Thu., Aug. 5
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    Austin ISD Registration Clinics

    Campuses will be open for students new to Austin ISD and current students who have either yet to register, moved, or transferred during the summer.
    Mon.-Thu., Aug. 2-5  
    Multiple locations
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    City Council Budget Work Session

    Council members discuss the FY 2021-22 proposed budget and tax rate.
    Thu., Aug. 5, 9am  
    City Hall, 301 W. Second; videoconference
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    Parks and Recreation Board Special Called Meeting

    The PARD Board gets down to some headline-worthy business, including the proposed 305 S. Congress Ave. “Statesman” PUD; the results of the Hancock Golf Survey; and more.
    Thu., Aug. 5, 6pm  
    Videoconference
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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
Ongoing
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    Arc of the Capital Area Wildflower Program

    In collaboration with Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, The Arc offers classes for adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities focusing on social-emotional growth, vocational studies, life skills, active recreation, and Texas nature.
    Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9am-2pm. $150-300 per month.  
    Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse
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    Drive-Through Vaccine Clinic Volunteers

    If you're interested in volunteering at Travis County's drive-through vaccine clinic at COTA, sign up here.
    Clinic open: Fridays-Sundays  
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    Palm District Planning Survey

    Austin’s Palm District is located on the eastern edge of Downtown between I-35 and Trinity St., running from Rainey St. to 15th St. The city's Housing and Planning Department seeks public input on the future of the area as it develops the final Palm District Small Area Plan. Explore the area, take a survey, and ask questions on the city’s project website.
    Ongoing  
    Online
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    Summer Lunch for Teens and Kids

    Central Health is providing children ages 18 and under with free weekly meal packs that include breakfast and lunch for the entire week.
    Through Aug. 12. Thursdays, noon-2pm. Free.  
    Central Health Southeast Health & Wellness Center, 2901 Montopolis Dr.
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    YWCA Greater Austin Warmline

    Call 512/548-9922 for support amidst the isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Mondays-Thursdays, 9am-8pm; Fridays, 9-5pm; Saturdays, noon-4pm  
    Citywide

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