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  • CannaRock 2021

    The CannaRock 2021 event aims to celebrate the local cannabis industry and the advances they have made over the past two years! They offer an educational experience in a fun atmosphere that is true to the Austin vibe. Come hang with them, link up with your favorite local CBD and lifestyle companies, enjoy live entertainment and great food this summer in ATX.
    Sun. June 20, 12pm-5pm  
    Come & Take It Live
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    Annie Jump and the Library of Heaven

    Acclaimed playwright Reina Hardy returns to the Vortex with her first National New Play Network rolling world premiere, bringing her magic and humor to this coming-of-age adventure for everyone who’s ever looked up at the stars and dreamed. "This remarkable play engages young adults and audiences of all ages, bringing science and imagination into the theatre." Directed by Marcus McQuirter and Rudy Ramirez.
    Through July 3. Fri.-Sun., 8pm. $10 and up.  
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    Austin Gilgronis: Pride Night

    Austin's rugby superstars are kicking it up a notch for their final home game, with a pre-match performance from Gina Chavez, armadillo racing, a spirit station, and a dunk tank.
    Sat., June 12. Kickoff, 7pm; gates, 5:30. $5.  
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    Austin Humane Society's Summer Kids Series

    For a paw-some summer, register your li'l animal lover for AHS's virtual, hands-on educational sessions, including live shelter tours, dog walks, storytime with shelter pets, crafts, and dance sessions. It's all free, and supplies are provided via pickup or you can get a supply list online. Graduation is Aug. 6-7 and comes with a certificate and swag bag.
    June 1-Aug.7. Free.  
    Virtual
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    Barnyard Buddies

    Meet animal friends at a special hands-on farm tour where a handler will introduce youngsters to chickens, horses, and donkeys.
    Saturdays, 10am  
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    Bike to Q2 With Los Verdes

    Shoal Creek Conservancy and Austin FC supporters' group Los Verdes are putting on a group ride to the Q2 Stadium area for a watch party at nearby Hopsquad Brewing for the away game vs. Sporting Kansas City. The 11-mile ride option begins at Treaty Oak Park at 11:30, with a break at Northwest District Park where there'll be water, breakfast tacos, and coffee, and the 5-mile stretch begins (join in at either starting point). The plan is to arrive at the brewery by 1:15, in plenty of time for 2pm kickoff.
    Sat., June 12, 11:30am-2pm  
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    Cenicienta: A Bilingual Cinderella Story

    Austin's Glass Half Full Theatre presents its award-winning “story within a story” using puppetry, performed in Spanish and English. Featuring Madison Palomo as Belinda, who – when she confronts her stepmother and stepsisters – learns to embrace her love of poetry and stand up for herself. This captivating bilingual Cinderella story is recommended for ages five and older.
    Available online through June 30. $10.  
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    Lake Travis Film Festival

    More than 100 films are included in the five categories, plus workshops and special events.
    Thu.-Sun., June 10-13  
    Bee Cave/Lakeway
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    Pride Night: AG Rugby vs. Toronto Arrows

    Break out your rainbows for rugby and cheer on the Austin Gilgronis at their last home game of the season. Pre-match festivities include live music from Gina Chavez and more fun.
    Sat., June 12, 7pm. $5.  
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    Texas Blueberry Festival

    Join the fun as everyone gathers around downtown to try the blueberries and enjoy the music.
    Fri.-Sun., June 11-13  
    Nacogdoches
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    "Time No Longer" by Anri Sala

    The internationally renowned multimedia artist presents a new immersive sound and visual installation in the city’s former underground water reservoir.
    Fri., March 12-Sun., Dec. 12. $12/$8; free on Thursdays.  
    Buffalo Bayou Cistern, Houston
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    A Day in the Park

    Enjoy the food trucks, games, and music to raise funds for the local parks.
    Sat., June 12, 10am-8pm. $5-20.  
    Badu Park, Llano
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    Alternative Energy Show

    Elon has been invited, but no word yet on the RSVP. Visitors can expect to see vendors offering sustainable and green products, from clothing to cars.
    Sat., June 12  
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    Alternative Energy Show

    Vendors showcase energy alternatives and smart home technologies, including hybrid and electric vehicles, energy-saving home devices, solar-powered products, and more.
    Sat.-Sun., June 12-13, 9am-5pm. $20-30; ages 15 & under, free.  
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    Austin FC Watch Party

    Austin FC supporters Austin Anthem will be watching the team take on Sporting Kansas City.
    Sat., June 12, 2pm  
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    Austin Flea

    Shop the market with the best in local vintage, handmade, and artisan goods.
    Sat., June 12, 10am-4pm  
    Captain Quack's, 5326 Menchaca Rd.
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    Austin Sol 2021 Home Opener

    Pro ultimate Frisbee returns with the Austin Sol's home opener against the Dallas Roughnecks. Food trucks and a family-friendly environment are guaranteed!
    Sat., June 12, 7pm. $10 online; $12 at the gate.  
    Westlake Chaparral Stadium, 4100 Westbank
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    Baby Bloomers

    A special program for visitors ages 0-3 and their families, providing caregivers and early learners the chance to experience the children's museum together. Thinkery will host two storytimes and free play that support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of the earliest learners. Capacity limited to allow for social distancing.
    Saturdays, 9-11am  
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    Camacho Activity Center Virtual Programs

    Visit the Camacho Activity Center virtually for bike tutorials, a Blunn Creek Nature Preserve hiking guide, and activity guides for homemade ice cream, nature bingo, leaf art, and more.
     
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    Children’s Art and Literacy Festival

    Downtown becomes a fairground of entertainment and enrichment programs designed to inspire children or all ages toward books and reading.
    Thu.-Sat., June 10-12. $11-16.  
    Abilene
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    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
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    Classic Childhood Grand Opening Festival

    Celebrate the grand opening of sustainable children's clothing brand Classic Childhood's new store. Early birds get the swag bag worms, but there's face painting, a play dough station, bubbles, and lots more fun for everyone.
    Sat., June 12, 9am-1pm  
    Classic Childhood, 2005 Southern Oaks
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    CommUnityCare Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic: Pflugerville

    Open to anyone 12 years of age and older for CommUnityCare patients and non-patients (persons 12 to 17 years of age must have parent or guardian present). No appointment is necessary.
    Daily, 8am-5pm. Free (no appointment required).  
    2700 Pecan St., Pflugerville
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    Connect2Texas

    The Bullock Museum has an excellent selection of educational programming that can be incorporated into distance learning or experienced just for fun. There are recordings and worksheets on a range of topics as wide as Texas: blues music, extreme mammals, cattle drives, and more. Plus, check out the very cool interactive tools like the Texas history timeline and "Campfire Stories," an interactive version of Amarillo artist Robert T. Ritter's mosaic that leads you to discover the people who wrote the stories of Texas.
     
    Online
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    Crystals, Gemstones, Yoga & Astrology

    A training based on the ancient use of gemstones according to the Vedic traditions of astrology, yoga, and ayurveda.
    Sat., June 12, 1-5pm. Sliding scale donation.  
    Flow Yoga, 202 Walton Way #200, Cedar Park
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    Discovery Days

    Each weekend in June will feature a different adventure, from exploring like a real caver to understanding these incredible land formations to protecting the fragile ecosystems, and topping it off with celebrating the amazing natural resources. There will be special guests on-site each weekend, live demonstrations, entertainment, activities, giveaways, and more.
    Fri.-Sat., 10am-5pm, June 5-27  
    Natural Bridge Caverns, 26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd., San Antonio
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    Drag Queen Story Hour

    An imaginative and exciting storytime presented by Drag Queen Story Hour featuring Cholula Lemon in collaboration with AIA Austin’s LGBTQIA+ Alliance and Architecture: K-12 Committee. Enjoy songs, stories and a creative design activity for kids ages 3 and up.
    Sat., June 12, 1pm  
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    Eastside Pop Up + Handcrafted + Vintage Market

    Support local small biz and artisans at this market complemented by bites and libations by Little Darlin'.
    Sat., June 12, 11am-5pm  
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    Escape the Box

    Take a journey through time exploring the hidden clues of Austin with Escape the Box, an outdoor guided tour, scavenger hunt, and escape game all in one! It entertains groups of 2-6 at $75 per group. The box features a number of puzzles and clues that can all be found in wonderful Austin neighborhoods along with discounts to participating businesses.
    Ongoing; see website for scheduled pickup times. $75.  
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    Esquina Tango Outdoor Classes

    Esquina Tango has a full calendar of socially distanced, donation-based outdoor classes like samba, salsa aerobics, and of course, tango. Check out the full calendar online.
    Ongoing  
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    Farm Yoga

    Join in for a vinyasa flow to calm and ground you, and stay after to explore the beautiful property and shop the farm's delicious produce and local goods. Mats, water, Moontower Matcha, and Supergoop sunscreen will be provided, and 50% of proceeds goes to the farm.
    Sat., June 12 & 19, 9-10am. $25.  
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    Father's Day Three-Float Pack Deal

    Get a deal on three hourlong float therapy sessions, where Dad can release stress in a pod filled with Epsom salts and water.
    June 11-21  
    True REST Float Spa, 10721 Research
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    FC Austin Elite

    Vs. Lone Star Republic.
    Sat., June 12, 7:30pm  
    The Crossover in Cedar Park, 1717 Scottsdale, Leander
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    Frida Friday ATX

    Frida Friday ATX and Veracruz All Natural’s Bidi Bidi Brunch Brunch is back, and this time it's celebrating Pride month. Enjoy shopping a market full of amazing local vendors, music by No Pasa Nada and Pinche Juanby, and grub from "Best of Austin" winners Veracruz All Natural and the Doughminican.
    Sat., June 12, 11am-3pm  
    Veracruz All Natural, 2505 Webberville Rd.
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    Hill Country Heroes Picnic

    The Knights of Columbus Council 11695 in Drippings Springs is a proud sponsor of the Special Olympics, the Center for the Intrepid Soldiers, the John Paul II Life Center, the Burke Center, and local veterans. The picnic includes a raffle to support these charities and other local charitable organizations, and features delicious barbecue and local music.
    Sat., June 12, 11am-3pm  
    Saint Martin De Porres Church, Dripping Springs
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    Innermission Austin

    A retreat/getaway with luxury cabins and yurts, a pool, community areas, walking path, and more. Disconnect from tech and make connections with nature, yourself, and other humans.
    Thu.-Sun., June 10-13. $1275.  
    Lucky Arrow Retreat, Dripping Springs
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    Lege Session Panel Discussion

    Common Ground for Texans and the League of Women Voters Austin Area invite you to join a panel presentation, followed by audience dialogue, regarding the outcomes and likely impact of the 87th Texas legislative session.
    Sat., June 12, 2pm. Free.  
    Zoom
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    Lonestar Soccer Tennis League

    This program for kids age 9 and up blends soccer, tennis, and volleyball and develops technical proficiency and skill.
    June 12-July 31. $200/team.  
    Lonestar Soccer Club north & south locations
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    Love Where You Live Day

    Keep Austin Beautiful developed this event to invite Austinites to beautify the areas around their homes and neighborhoods. Pick up some litter, weed a garden bed, or rake some leaves; it’s up to you! Check out the website for details on cleanup kit registration and social media giveaways.
    Second Saturdays, 9-11am  
    Citywide
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    Moment by Mayawell is Open!

    We told you about how Mayawell, the local and rapidly growing prebiotic beverage brand, is opening a venue that will fuse the best parts of café, marketplace, and community culture, right? A four-month pop-up that promotes all foundations of wellness while bringing together a variety of locally sourced goodness? After this past weekend's debut party, Moment by Mayawell is now officially open for your health-forward relaxation and shopping pleasure – right alongside that burgeoning stretch of eclectic Austin experience AKA East Cesar Chavez.
    2609 E. Cesar Chavez
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    Monoprinting Workshop

    Learn about monoprinting using acrylic paint on a gel surface to create unique abstract prints using recycled materials.
    Sat., June 12, 1-3:30pm  
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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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    Omni Online: Sound Design With Synthesis Workshop

    Join composer Meghan Rose Scott for this hands-on workshop to explore using synthesis for sound design. This class requires attendees to have a basic understanding of sound design and using synthesizers. Users of any DAW are welcome.
    Sat., June 12, 1-4pm. $25.  
    Zoom
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    Pioneer Farms Skills Classes

    Have you wanted to learn blacksmithing, crochet, leatherwork, sewing, candlemaking, or cheesemaking? The historic Pioneer Farms offers courses in all these and more. Check the calendar and sign up today to learn a fun new skill.
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    Preservation Plan Working Group Applications Open

    The city of Austin invites community members to help create a new historic preservation plan that is inclusive, equity-focused, and community-oriented. Interested in local heritage? Apply to join the project working group, which will meet 10-12 times over the next year to draft the plan. Compensation is available for group members who need financial support to participate.
    Applications due Mon., June 14  
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    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
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    Record Store Day

    Spread across June 12 and July 17, Record Store Day is a lot different this year. Check individual stores for their guidelines.
    Sat., June 12 & July 17  
    Multiple locations
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    RENT: Relief of Emergency Needs for Tenants

    The RENT Assistance Program application portal is now open, and provides $25 million of direct support for income-eligible Austin renters who are financially impacted by COVID-19. Get all the eligibility details and apply online, or call 512/488-1397.
     
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    R.O.T. Rally

    Republic of Texas Motorcycle Rally

    After over two decades at the Travis County Exposition Center, the rally has changed locations, but offers the same attractions, including plenty of live music, motorcycle manufacturers and aftermarket vendors, bike shows, races, attractions, food trucks, and tons more. Music highlights include Supersuckers, Reverend Horton Heat, Eric Tessmer, and Blackberry Smoke, and there's music all day every day.
    Thu.-Sun., June 10-13. $69/day or $149/weekend.  
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    T-Shirt Giveaway for Blood Donors

    We Are Blood will give all blood/platelet donors a specially designed “Livin & Givin” T-shirt in June. Kick off the summer with a good deed and a fresh new wardrobe item. Appointments are mandatory; schedule online or call 512/206-1266.
    Through June 30  
    We Are Blood donor centers
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    Take a (Virtual) Day Trip Around the World

    Learn something new, visit museums around the world, and explore the hidden mysteries of life at the website with enough cool stuff to outlast any pandemic.
    Any day, anytime  
    Online
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    The Bartlett Project

    A new art exhibit at 221 E. Clark St. gives voice to the stories and history of the farming community north of Georgetown.
    Sat., June 12, 1-6pm. Free.  
    Bartlett
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    Tomato Fest

    All things tomato will be in vogue as the town changes its name to “Tomatoville” and throws a tomato party.
    Sat., June 12  
    Jacksonville
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    Tour the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

    Visit the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s online exhibitions or take a virtual tour of Renzi, Bayou Bend, or the museum.
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    Unlearning Circle

    In order to develop anti-racist leadership, we must break down the myths we are taught in the U.S. Join the discussion to get information and make progress.
    Sat., June 12, 10am  
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    Vintage Market Days

    An upscale vintage-inspired market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home decor, outdoor furnishings, and more.
    Fri.-Sun., June 11-13, 10am-4pm. $10-15.  
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    Virtual Livestreamed Workouts

    Check the schedule for a huge selection of livestreamed workouts and ballet classes taught by Ballet Austin instructors.
    Ongoing. Up to $12.50 per class.  
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    Yappy Hour Sponsored by Tito's

    Bring your dogs, take in the view from the huge outdoor deck, and enjoy Cajun food and special cocktails from Tito's.
    Saturdays, 2-5pm  
    The Boat, 10931 Stonelake
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    YWCA Warmline

    Call the YWCA of Greater Austin's "Warmline" to get support amidst the isolation of COVID-19.
    Mon.-Thu., 9am-8pm; Fri., 9am-5pm; Sat., noon-4pm  
    Via phone: 512/548-9922
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    2021-22 Budget Engagement

    The Budget Office’s website includes explanatory videos in English and Spanish about the city’s FY 2021-22 budgeting process, as well as a short survey for residents to share their thoughts on spending priorities. The mayor and City Council are scheduled to adopt Austin’s FY 2021-22 budget and tax rate between Aug. 11-13.
    Online
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    Austin FC Season Membership Deposits

    Austin's Major League Soccer team, Austin FC, is officially taking deposits for 2021 season memberships. Your deposit will reserve your spot in line, which means the earlier you purchase your membership, the earlier you're eligible to select your seats for the season.
    Ongoing. $50.  
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    Austin Transit Partnership Advisory Committees Applications

    Applications are now open to join the following committees: Engineering, Architecture, and Construction;: Finance and Risk; and Planning, Sustainability, Equity, and DBE Advisory. The governing body of the agency created to build out Project Connect, ATP will oversee funding, designing, and implementing the $7.1 billion mass transit overhaul.
    Online
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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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    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.
    Second Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Free.  
    3000 Jones Rd.
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    Winter Storm Review Task Force Seeks Public Comment

    Share your experiences and recommendations related to Winter Storm Uri, which will then be incorporated into a final report for City Council. Provide feedback online via the SpeakUp Austin website, or to speak remotely at the task force meetings, call (512/974-6339) or email no later than noon the day prior to the meetings on May 14 & 28 and June 11 & 23.
    Ongoing  
    Remote
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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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