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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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    Caring for Cambodia Happy Hour

    Learn how to help Caring for Cambodia, a nonprofit dedicated to educating and empowering children from preschool to high school, equipping them with the tools they need to lift their families out of poverty.
    Wed., Feb. 26, 6-8pm. 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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    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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    Social Media Week

    Social Media Week Austin is back for its fourth year. Professionals in marketing, media, and technology will learn strategies and tactics they need to excel in social media and digital marketing. Each badge includes access to keynotes, workshops, panels, nightly happy hours, and more.
    Feb. 26-28. $556.50.  

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