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    Austin Remembers MLK

    This interactive app-based exhibit offers photos from MLK's civil rights meetings with LBJ and audio speeches from the Austin Area Heritage Council’s MLK Oratory competition, plus special Six Square mini-docs of Austin’s African-American community. Discover for yourself at three different locations: the MLK statue at UT's East Mall, the south steps of the Capitol, and the George Washington Carver Museum.
    Jan. 21-Feb. 28. Free.
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    HRC ATX Gala Dinner

    Shine yer shoes and dust off the ball gowns for a black tie affair to raise money for the local branch of HRC. Dinner, cocktails, and guests like Shea Diamond, HRC President Chad Griffin, Dr. Todd Canon, and Bettie Naylor Visibility Award winner Sylvia J. López are scheduled to entertain and delight.
    Sat., Jan. 26, 6-11pm. $100-400.  
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    CoWork & Play Camp

    SWAP stands for "stay, work, and play," but the emphasis at this weekend camp is on staying and playing. There will be friendly team-building competitions to start; plus morning coffee & journaling sessions; and evening activities including yoga, stand-up paddle boarding, group runs, arts & crafts, live music, theatre trips, and more.
    Fri.-Sun., Jan. 25-27. Starting at $99.  
    Bill Murray SWAP Loft, 503 Neches
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    Cunto's Bucket Wars

    The band Cunto! has been playing a proprietary game called Bucket Wars at parties for years; now – for the first time ever – they're bringing it to the public. Cunto! will play a set, then host a 32-person bracket of Bucket Wars. The winner will receive $100 worth of scratch-offs and gift cards, plus a bucket-load of sick Buzz Mill swag.
    Sat., Jan. 26, 8-11pm. Free.  
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    Fix-It Clinic

    Bring your damaged or broken jewelry, toys, electronics, etc. and learn how to fix them with volunteer coaches. Enjoy a composting class and live puppet show while you're there.
    Sat., Jan. 26, noon-3pm. Free.
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    Haven Street-Allen Award Nominations

    This award honors an artist with a disability in Texas who, through a one-time creative act or a substantial record of achievement, embodies the spirit and vision of VSA Texas. Nominations are open to any artist with a disability over the age of 16 years in any discipline including visual art, dance, music, performance, craft, and writing.
    Through Feb. 28. Free.
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    Le Garage Sale

    This is a semi-annual convergence of Austin's top local vendors and boutiques and BONUS: Everything's on sale!
    Sat.-Sun., Jan. 26-27. $10-20.  
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    ModCloth Austin Sample Sale

    The faux vintage retailer is offering a weekendlong blowout sale with goods marked down to 75% off.
    Fri.-Sun., Jan. 25-27. Free.
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    Ready, Set, Plant! at Williamson Creek Heartwood

    Join TreeFolks for a seedling planting.
    Sat., Jan. 26, 9am-noon. Free.
    Williamson Creek at Heartwood
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    SoCo Select Farmers & Makers Market

    Because you like it local, because you like it good.
    Saturdays, 11am-5pm
    1511 S. Congress
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    Summer Youth Employment Job Fair

    The Harvest Foundation is looking for some student interns this summer through a Travis County program. Learn more and/or apply at this registration day.
    Sat., Jan. 26, 9am-2pm. Free; must have ID.
    Austin Achieve School Cafeteria, 7424 Hwy. 290 E
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    The Power of YOUR Purpose

    This empowerment event will have speakers sharing their journey on how they found and pursued their purpose. The event will encourage the pursuit of one’s purpose for people of all ages, ethnicity, genders, and beliefs.
    Sat., Jan. 26, 10am-3pm. $5-45, presale; $50 at the door.  
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    True Food Kitchen Job Fair

    Health-conscious restaurant pioneered by Dr. Andrew Weil is looking to hire for all positions. Go to the website to sign up for an interview.
    Mon.-Sat., Jan. 14-19 & 21-26, 10am-6pm. Free.
    Home2 Suites – The Domain, 2800 Esperanza Crossing
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    We Are Blood Treats Donors to ThunderCloud Subs

    Anyone who donates or attempts to donate blood or platelets today through Jan. 31 will receive a coupon for a free small sub sandwich.
    Through Jan. 31
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