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General Events for Wed., Jan. 25
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    "Texas Governors and Their Times, 1846-1946"

    This exhibit showcases materials from the State Archives documenting the official work and daily business of the state’s chief executive spanning 100 years. Can't visit in person? It's available to explore online.
    Sept. 19, 2022-May 15, 2023. Free.
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    Birds Barbershop's Haircuts Fighting Hunger

    In celebration of Birds' ninth location opening, they'll donate all haircut proceeds to the Central Texas Food Bank during the first week of business.
    Through Jan. 27
    Birds Barbershop, 3601 William Cannon
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    Donate Blood, Get a Free Sub

    We Are Blood partners with ThunderCloud Subs to reward blood donors with a free small sub. Do some good in exchange for an Office Favorite, Texas Tuna, Veggie Delite, or whatever strikes your fancy.
    Jan. 16-31  
    We Are Blood donor centers
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    Fortlandia

    The Wildflower Center's annual exhibition of explorable secret hideouts designed by local artists will transport you to imaginary worlds and spark an appreciation for art and nature.
    Through Jan. 29
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    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Weekly trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul.
    Wednesdays, 7pm. Free.  
    Patrizi’s West, 1705 Cuernavaca Dr. N.
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    Governor's Community Achievement Awards

    The GCAA program has recognized outstanding communities since 1969, with the Texas Department of Transportation providing landscaping award funding since 1985. This year, ten winning communities will share $2 million in landscaping awards from TxDOT, with the amount based on population size. The funds are used for landscaping projects along state rights of way. Applications are now being accepted.
    Through Feb. 16. Free.
    Statewide
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    January Classes at Pioneer Farms

    Start the year learning a new old skill at the historic farm. They've got basic blacksmithing and leatherworking classes all month and you can learn to craft your own custom belt or a knife made from a railroad spike.
    Ongoing  
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    Keep Austin Beautiful Volunteer Opportunities

    Keep Austin Beautiful has plenty of shifts open for volunteers around town to clean up at parks and outdoor areas. Find one near you on the org's calendar and get to beautifying!
    Various dates & times  
    Various locations
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    Liberty Ukraine Foundation Fundraiser

    It's a special evening at the movies to raise funds for the children of Ukraine. All ticket proceeds and 50% of food and beverage sales will be donated to the Lviv children’s hospital in Ukraine. A screening of Ukrainian-American historical drama The Rising Hawk is preceded by mingling at a charitable happy hour in the pub (6:30pm), and tickets include a chance to win prizes.
    Wed., Jan. 25, 7pm. $25.  
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    Live at the Hive: Open Mic

    Bring your passions, bring your talents, bring your friends, and be a part of the Hive.
    Wednesdays, 6:30-10pm. Free.
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    Résumé Skills Workshop

    Learn to create effective résumés and avoid common pitfalls using Google Docs templates. Computers and Wi-Fi are available, and you can bring your own device. A free Google account is required. Meet on the fourth floor.
    Mon., Jan. 23, 6-7:30pm; Wed., Jan. 25, 1-2:30pm; Fri., Jan. 27, 3-4:30pm. Free.  
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    Taquero Mucho Shotgun Wedding J-Lo Night

    In celebration of Prime Video's new film starring Jennifer Lopez, Shotgun Wedding, Taquero Mucho offers pink tacos, a special J.Lo-themed drink, and all your favorite J.Lo hits.
    Wed., Jan. 25, 11am-11pm. Free.

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