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  • Texas Arena League - Hockey on Horseback

    It's Hockey on Horseback! Join us for the excitement of Arena Polo. Games played throughout the day Saturday and Sunday. Two Wishes Ranch, Lockhart just SE of Austin. Tickets are $10 per vehicle - bring your family and friends. Ticket sales benefit Make-A-Wish Central and South Texas.
    Jan. 25-26, 10am-4pm  
    Two Wishes Ranch LLC
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    Hell Yes Project: Barton Springs Pool Cleaning

    Jump in with Friends of Barton Springs Pool to help keep the pool sparkling. Afterward, volunteers are welcome to come to the ABGB for a slice on the house. See FB for signup details.
    First Tuesday of every month, 11am-1pm. Free.  
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      2020 Point in Time Count Volunteers Needed

      ECHO is looking for 800 volunteers to make its annual count of everyone experiencing homelessness in Austin and Travis County a success. The 2020 count takes place Jan. 25. Anyone 18 or older can participate; volunteers will work in teams counting folks in their assigned area. Others can collect donations for the care packages distributed during the count.
      Nov. 18-Jan. 24  
      Online
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      The Very Hungry Caterpillar at Zilker Botanical Garden

      The exhibit celebrates the 50th anniversary of Eric Carle's classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, with a fam-friendly "storywalk," photo opportunities, games, and more.
      Through March 22. Included with admission.
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      Austin Scavenger Hunt: Capitol Sights & Downtown Gems

      Gather your team and explore Downtown in search of storied buildings, green spaces, and famous concert venues, all while solving riddles, trivia questions, and completing photo challenges.
      365 days a year, 7am-10pm. $11.  
      1100 Congress
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      BizAid Business Orientation

      Learn how to develop your own small business.
      Tue., Jan. 7, 9am. Free.  
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      Child Passenger Safety Car Seat Check

      Learn how to properly install car seats and get other safety tips for little passengers.
      Tue., Jan. 7, 9am. Free.  
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      Community Feedback on Safety & Mobility Projects

      Review and provide feedback for the draft 2020 Mobility Annual Plan, which includes sidewalks, safe routes to school, bikeways, urban trails, intersection safety, Vision Zero improvements, and more. Funded by the 2016 Mobility Bond, the final 2020 MAP is expected to be released in early March.
      Provide feedback through Feb. 2, 2020  
      Online
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      GACA Lecture Series

      This month's Greater Austin Clay Artists lecture features Stan Irving.
      Tue., Feb. 7, 7pm. Free.
      St. Edward's University, Clay Studio in the Fine Arts Building, 3001 S. Congress
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      St. John’s Nursing Services

      Nurses will be on-site to help navigate health concerns, provide checkups, offer nutrition education, and help track down affordable health insurance coverage.
      Tuesdays, 8:30-11:30am. Free.  
      St. John’s Community Center, 7500 Blessing Ave.
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      The Trivia Factory at Fareground

      Gather your smartest friends for a night of live hosted trivia. Gift cards awarded to top teams at the end of the night!
      Tuesdays, 7-9pm. Free.  
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      Top Tech Trends for 2020 (and Beyond)

      Local techies Jay Boisseau and Jay Williams share their expectations for next year's tech trends for companies.
      Tue., Jan. 7, 6-7:45pm. Free.  
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      Transgender Health: Complex Medical Case Studies

      Central Texas providers share case studies on providing culturally competent medical care for trans and nonbinary patients. Medical providers are the target audience, but med students and novices are also welcome.
      Registration open! Event: Thu., Feb. 20, 6pm  
      Dell Pediatric Research Institute, 1400 Barbara Jordan Blvd
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      Travis County Christmas Tree Recycling

      Travis County residents can give their holiday tree new life by recycling it at one of the below locations. Simply remove all decorations and drop it off. No flocking accepted and trees should not be in bags. West Service Center (4501 FM 620); East Service Center (6011 Blue Bluff); Del Valle Adult Softball Complex (3614 FM 973, Del Valle); 1431 Collection Station (2625 Woodall Dr., Leander).
      Through Fri., Jan. 10. Free.  
      Multiple locations
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      Volunteers Needed to Make a Difference During Tax Season

      United Way of Williamson County is looking for volunteers to help with free tax prep services in Georgetown, Hutto, Leander, Liberty Hill, and Taylor. Work includes tax prep, translating, and greeting. No prior experience necessary, as a free training is provided, complete with IRS certification.: The sites will be open from Jan. 28 through April 15. Bilingual folks are sorely needed. Email, call, or visit the website for more info.
      Nov. 22-Jan. 23  
      Apply online
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      We Are Blood: Franklin BBQ Dinner Raffle

      In celebration of National Blood Donor Month, anyone who donates blood or platelets between Jan. 2-15 will be entered into a drawing to win a free private dinner at Franklin (Sat., Feb. 8). For the chance to be one of these lucky 20 guests, schedule an appointment at www.weareblood.org.
      Jan. 2-15  
      Austin-area We Are Blood donor centers and mobile drives
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      Sports

      Yoga Ride

      A 5-mile ride precedes your yoga class tailored to the cycling body. Enjoy a dip in the Springs afterward.
      Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.
      Doug Sahm Hill, 885 W. Riverside (next to Palmer Events Center)
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      Austin FC Season Membership Deposits

      Austin's Major League Soccer team, Austin FC, is officially taking deposits for 2021 season memberships. Your deposit will reserve your spot in line, which means the earlier you purchase your membership, the earlier you're eligible to select your seats for the season.
      Ongoing. $50.  
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      Full Moon Yoga

      Charles MacInerney teaches classes all over town but also offers private instruction and hosts retreats. Once a month for 18 years, he has also hosted Full Moon Yoga – a free outdoor yoga class. Go online for location and time details.
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      Host a Creek Cleanup

      Is the creek you love filled with beer cans and six-pack rings? All you have to do is gather some friends to clean it up, and Keep Austin Beautiful and Watershed Protection and Development Review will give you all the guidance and materials you need.
      Free.

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