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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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    Altatudes Hearts and Handbags

    The East Austin boutique is asking for handbag donations to help underserved youth in the area for the giveback initiative slated for Feb. 9. Open thy closet and see if there's anything that no longer sparks joy.
    Taking donations through Feb. 1. The event takes place Feb. 9, 2-4pm. Free.
    Altatudes, 1717 E. 12th
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    Breakfast and Banter With HERdacity: Balancing Motherhood, Career, and Self

    Join Mary Flanagan, president of Herdacity, for a discussion on the constraints and opportunities mothers face and how women can collaborate to support each other in their work and life choices to find better balance in their life.
    Thu., Jan. 31. Free.  
    Trinity Episcopal School, 3901 Bee Caves Rd
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    Crafting and Community With Jane

    Come do a craft (knitting, coloring, reading) or come and just be. The sessions are held by Jane Lippmann, a retired associate dead for academic affairs at UT.
    Thursdays, 2-4pm. Free.  
    The Austin Center for Grief & Loss, 2413 Greenlawn Pkwy
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    Down to Bizzness

    New year, new you, and all that jazz. Bumble Bizz and General Assembly invite you to "break up with bad habits and get yourself on a positive professional track with help from an incredible panel of experts + workshop sessions with Austin’s best productivity specialists!"
    Thu., Jan. 31, 6-8:30pm. Free.  
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    Food Futures Speaker Series: Feeding Our Troops Abroad

    Colonel Christopher Burke will speak about his experiences in food supply chain logistics with the U.S. Air Force.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 5:30-7pm. Free.  
    Mary Gearing Hall, Rm. 125, University of Texas
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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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    Marketing Through Events & The Experience

    Join the American Marketing Association to hear from a panel of experts who will discuss strategies that support event and experiential marketing goals. Learn more about the elements involved in developing a strong plan and incorporating new trends to realize a return on your investment. Ticket includes parking and lunch.
    Thu., Jan. 31, 11:30am-1pm. $35-45.
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    Thursday Night Social Ride

    Kinda like Critical Mass without all the pretension. Relax, ride around town, chat it up with cycle-lovers like yourself, and overrun a park or a local hangout or two or three.
    Thursdays, 7pm
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    Volunteer for Ready, Set, Plant! at North Acres Neighborhood Park

    Help TreeFolks plant seedlings at North Acres Neighborhood Park. Don’t forget to wear closed-toe shoes and long pants!
    Thu., Jan. 31, 9am-noon. Free (registration required).  
    TBA
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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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    Working Mothers Reboot

    A well-deserved day of retreat and rejuvenation.
    Thu., Jan. 31. $150 for one ticket or $250 for two.
    The Writing Barn, 10202 Wommack

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