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    Barbara Jordan Exhibition

    The Barbara Jordan Freedom Foundation displays an interactive exhibit of the politician, policymaker, and activist's life.
    Through Feb. 22. Free.
    Texas Capitol Rotunda, 1100 Congress
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    "I Love Idiomas So Much" Multicultural Festival

    BOCCA and Think Bilingual Austin present this free family event that celebrates a love for languages and appreciation for cultural diversity. Enjoy live performances and discover the many language learning and cultural heritage programs in the community.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 1-4pm. Free.  
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    Austin Justice Coalition Art & Essay Contest

    A contest for young men of color grades 3-12 in Travis, Williamson and Hays counties. Winners from each division will receive a $75 award and an award-winning book of their choice. Also looking for community members to participate as volunteer judges; find details and apply online.
    Feb. 13-April 1  
    Apply online
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    Austin RV Expo

    Shop local dealers, catch a seminar or two, and score big when you buy brand-new equipment.
    Thu.-Sun., Feb 13-16. Adults, $10; ages 7-12 & seniors (60+), $6; ages 6 & under, free.
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    Bat City Artisans: Love Hangover Market

    Recover from V-Day debauchery (physical and emotional) with vendors slinging myriad goods, vegan brunch specials from Baton Creole, a Bloody Mary bar, live portrait drawings, palm readings, and R&B jams.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 2-8pm. Free.  
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    Don't Mess With Texas Art Contest

    The Don't Mess With Texas® Art Contest is officially open! Keep Texas Beautiful and the Texas Department of Transportation invite Texas students in kindergarten through 12th grade to submit their best litter prevention-inspired artwork to be considered for the Don’t Mess With Texas calendar, with the top 14 designs featured. Each winner will also receive a Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 tablet, a Buc-ee's gift basket, their artwork framed and returned, and the opportunity to share the work on websites and social media. Teachers representing student winners will receive a $100 H-E-B/Central Market gift card. Submissions must be postmarked by April 24.
    Feb. 12-April 24. Free.  
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    Free Girl Scout Cookies With Blood Donation

    Donate at one of We Are Blood’s three donor centers between Feb. 10 and Feb. 16 to get a free box of Girl Scout cookies.
    Feb. 10-16  
    We Are Blood Donor Centers
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    Geeks of Color Expo

    GCX is Austin's newest convention with an emphasis on creativity from Black and brown people of geek culture. There will be a Nerf Battle Arena, nerdcore hip-hop, film, exhibits, workshops, and tons more. VIP tickets include a Valentine's Day dinner and comedy show.
    Fri.-Sun., Feb. 14-16. $12.50-145.  
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    It's My Park Day Spring 2020 Volunteer Registration

    Register online for Austin Parks Foundation's biggest citywide volunteer event, It’s My Park Day (Sat., March 7).
    Volunteer registration opens: Thu., Feb. 6. Registration required.  
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    Over the Lege Podcast, Live!

    The No. 1, and some say only, political comedy satire show based solely on the Texas Legislature returns with a podcast!
    Fri.-Sun., Feb. 14-16, 8pm. $10.
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    PolkaWorks’ 10th Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser

    A fun-filled event featuring storytelling, tasty food and drink, music, and a live auction to raise funds for upcoming productions that celebrate Texas cultural stories and traditions.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 4-7pm. Adults, $20; children, free.
    10621 Pioneer Farms Dr.
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    Radio Coffee & Flea

    The Austin Flea features all local handmade items and vintage wares from some of Austin's most amazing and talented vendors. Find one-of-a-kind gifts for any occasion including jewelry, bath/body products, vintage, original artwork, paper goods, textiles, and so much more.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 10am-4pm. Free.  
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    Take Me Home Fundraiser

    Live music and live auction, all to raise funds for nonprofit Take Me Home, which pulls dogs from local rural shelters and transports them to where there is a shortage of adoptable dogs.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 6-9pm. $20 suggested donation.  
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    V-Day Weekend Speed Dating

    Mingle with singles (ages 39-50) over three-minute speed dates.
    Sun., Feb. 16, 4-6pm. $35.  

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