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General Events for Sun., April 16
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    "Flower Power" Sustainable + Earth Focused Market

    This springtime market honors Earth Day with over 40 sustainable and planet-friendly vendors along with 4/20 themed crafts like pipe painting and tie-dye.
    Sun., April 16, noon-4pm  
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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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    Anything for Selenas Celebration

    Frida Friday ATX hits the big six with an anniversary party showcasing DJs; local drag performers like Bobby Pudrido, Banshee Rose, Eva Inez, Danny Iman Blast, and Candace Kline McCall; over 50 BIPOC & Queer vendors; Selena cover band Las Chicas en 512; and much more.
    Sun., April 16, noon-6pm
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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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    Barton Creek Farmers Market

    A great selection of local farmers bringing fabulous pastured meats, eggs, dairy, vegetables, and fruits, plus prepared-food vendors, artisans, bakers, and of course, live music.
    Sundays, 9am-1pm. Free.  
    4805 Hwy. 290 W., Sunset Valley (Kohl's parking lot)
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    Belles & Chimes Pinball Tournament

    Calling all pinball wizards! Belles & Chimes welcomes women and nonbinary players of all ages and skill levels for a friendly tourney. Can't make it? Meet up with them on first and third Wednesdays to get involved in the group.
    Sun., April 16, 2pm  
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    Chakra Savvy Weekend Immersion

    Get an intro to the chakra system and learn how to use it to bring harmony, balance, and healing into your body and life.
    Sat.-Sun., April 15-16, 1-5pm. $108 for Saturday; $199 for full weekend.  
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    CMFW Sounds for All Festival

    Classical Music for the World presents a festival with five music-based events including live concerts, a film screening and discussion, dance, a Ukrainian cultural exhibit, poetry, and more. All events include a reception with artists afterward and are open to all ages, and the closing concert benefits Liberty Ukraine Foundation. Get the full schedule online.
    Sat., April 16; Fri.-Sat., April 21-22 & 28-29
    Covenant United Methodist Church, 4110 Duval Rd.
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    Donate Blood, Get a Free Short Stack From IHOP

    Get a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes when you donate blood during the last half of April.
    April 16-30  
    We Are Blood donation centers and mobile drives
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    Downtown Austin Alliance Seeks Community Input

    The Downtown Austin Alliance, Old Bakery and Artisan Emporium, city of Austin Parks & Recreation Department, and Austin Parks Foundation are partnering to transform Old Bakery Park through public artwork and other space enhancements. Giving your feedback on the project can make you eligible to win a $50 gift card to a Downtown business, so log on to get more info and complete the survey.
    Ongoing  
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    Dungeons & Dragons Night

    Pinballz offers themed rooms, tavern music, an interactive drink menu, and more to help immerse you in the campaign experience.
    Sundays, 6pm-close  
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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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    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    The masters of minutiae present trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul. Find them at watering holes all over town each week.
    Ongoing
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    Hill Country Hoedown

    Join American Field for a celebration of the great outdoors, with educational seminars, lessons, and live demos all weekend. Over 60 outdoor brands will offer their stories and special deals, and the award-winning barbecue and craft cocktails make this the perfect weekend activity for outdoor enthusiasts.
    Sat.-Sun., April 15-16, 11am-5pm. $5.  
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    Hill Country Ride for AIDS Mile of Silence

    In anticipation of the April 22 Hill Country Ride for AIDS in Krause Springs, red flags representing loved ones affected by HIV/AIDS will be installed along the trail in Pease Park on April 11, 4:30-7pm. The community is invited to visit the installation and reflect while it remains in the park.
    Through April 18  
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    Lumber Society Plant Walk

    Meet at Buzz Mill for a free drink then head to the park for an educational plant identification stroll.
    Sun., April 16, 1-3pm. $25.  
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    Painting Class With Rejina Thomas

    Let your creativity flow as Thomas shows the secret signs and symbols of art on the grand NCHM porch, then check out Thomas' exhibit "Signs and Symbols: The Trees Are Talking."
    Sun., April 16, 2-5pm. $75.  
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    Pamela Hart Sings Billie Holiday

    Women in Jazz presents an all-star show featuring Ryan D. Howard on piano, John Fremgen on bass, Terrance McDaniel on drums, Michael Malone on sax, and Andre Hayward on trombone.
    Sun., April 16, 5pm. $35.
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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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    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 Creek Open Mic

    See comedians try out their newest material, and if you'd like to sign up, send your full name to creekandcaveopenmic@gmail.com.
    Sundays, 8pm. Free with RSVP; $5 at the door.  

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