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General Events for Fri., April 7
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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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    Austin Parks & Rec Summer Camps Now Hiring

    Multiple positions at a variety of camps are currently hiring for the summer, starting at $20 an hour.
    Ongoing  
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    Donate Blood, Get Torchy's Voucher

    We Are Blood partners with Austin fave Torchy's Tacos to reward blood donors with $5 in Torchy's bucks, which can get you one of many delicious tacos or other treats on their menu.
    April 1-15  
    We Are Blood donor centers and mobile drives
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    Easter Egg Dye-o-Rama

    Hop on down for a day of activities including hands-on Easter egg dyeing, homemade ice cream making, scavenger hunts and lawn games, live music by the Two Goat String Band, and space to enjoy lunch in the shade.
    Fri., April 7, noon-4pm. Free.  
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    Easter Egg Hunt at Pinballz

    Hop on down to the arcade to spend the afternoon hunting for colorful eggs and fun Pinballz prizes. Children can also participate in Easter-themed crafts and get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny at each location. There are different egg hunts for each age group, so check the schedule before you go.
    Fri., April 7. $8-13.  
    Austin-area Pinballz locations
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    Free HIV/STI Screenings

    Austin Public Health conducts free HIV and STI screenings, and adults are welcome to peruse the fetish items and get 15% off as they wait their turn.
    First Fridays, 4-8pm. Free.
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    Free Tax Preparation

    Certified volunteers offer free tax prep from AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, with service by appointment and walk-ins welcome at many sites. No age or income level restrictions, and no AARP membership required.
    Through April 18. Free.  
    Various locations
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    Fresh for Less Mobile Markets

    This program from the city of Austin, run by Farmshare Austin, has opened new market locations. There are now six weekly markets around town that sell Texas-grown produce, eggs, honey, and other groceries all at reduced prices. Most major cards are accepted at these markets and if you are a SNAP customer, you can also use your Lone Star card and Double Up Food Bucks. Locations and schedules are subject to change, so check the current info online to find one near you.
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    Friday Unwind

    Start the weekend right by unwinding with a quick meditation session, then stay for tea and a chat if you have time.
    Fri., April 7, 6:30pm. $6.  
    Kadampa Meditation Center Austin, 1918 Bissel
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    Music Bingo

    Twin City Trivia hosts a game wherein song clips are played and the players mark the artists on their set of bingo cards. Come sing along, test your knowledge, and win some prizes!
    Fri., April 7, 7pm  
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    SomeBunny to Love

    Hop through the Domain NORTHSIDE to get chummy with the blossoming bunny topiaries sprouting up throughout the center, and share a photo on Instagram to be entered to win a $500 shopping spree.
    Through April 30  
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    Spurs Fan Fest

    Join the San Antonio Spurs to celebrate as part of Spurs Week in Austin, with a party featuring Shakey Graves and other musical artists, food and beverage vendors, merch giveaways, Spurs player appearances, a basketball court, and more.
    Sat., April 7, 5-8pm. Free.
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    Texas State Parks Photo Contest

    Capture your adventures at Texas State Parks. Explore a new trail, discover a cool critter, or catch an awesome sunset, then submit your pics or tag them on social media (#TexasStateParks and #TexasParks100) to win parks passes or H-E-B gift cards.
    Deadline: Nov. 27  
    Submit online
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    The Amazing Acro-Cats

    A troupe of trained housecats will purr-form feats of agility and entertainment like riding skateboards, jumping through hoops, and playing instruments in the band Tuna and the Rock-Cats. All shows are sold out, but they still seek volunteers, which is a great chance to see the show and help the kitties of Rock Cats Rescue.
    Various dates April 3-14  

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