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    The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

    Eric Carle classics – like The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, and The Very Lonely Firefly – are brought to life by an array of faithfully recreated puppets. (ASL interpreted, sensory-friendly show on Sat., March 7.)
    Jan. 18-April 26. Fri., Jan. 24, 7pm; Saturdays & Sundays, 2pm. $19+.  
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    Out of Town

    "Beili Liu: One and Another"

    The UT-Austin art professor and Austin-based visual artist begins a three-year series of exhibitions honoring the cultural traditions of Asia by three contemporary Texas women. This spring the UT-Dallas affiliated museum hosts artist performances and gallery talks.
    Jan. 18-Aug. 16. Free.
    Crow Museum of Asian Art, Dallas
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    "Piecing It Together: Austin Graffiti 1984-2004"

    An art exhibition focusing on the first three generations of Austin graffiti art. Opening reception features the sounds of DJs Notion and Hectik.
    Opening reception: Fri., Jan. 24, 7-10pm. Exhibit: Jan. 24-March 28. Free.  
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    Civic Events

    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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    Kids

    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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    AMF Presents: The NEXT 2020

    Austin Music Foundation's annual showcase and fundraiser features performances by bands in the AMF Artist Development Program this year, including Calliope Musicals, Dayeater, Sydney Wright, Kydd Jones, Ray Prim, Jai Malano, and William Harries Graham.
    Fri., Jan. 24, 7-11pm. $25 GA; $100 VIP.  
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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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    ¡Sabor! A Night of Caribbean Music

    Enjoy a night of Caribbean music with Grammy award-winning brass player, Felipe "El Tiburon" Borrero, guitar virtuoso José Manuel Tejeda, and vocalist Javier Jara.
    Fri., Jan. 24, 7:30-9pm. $10.  
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    Civic Events

    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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    Out of Town

    Farmers’ Market

    Producer-only market offers locally sourced meat, breads, wine, cheeses, and more.
    Jan. 3-31. Fridays. Free.
    Kerrville
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    Out of Town

    Ladies and Gentlemen: Start Your Art Cars

    The Orange Show for Visionary Art is now accepting applications for mobile masterpieces for the 33rd Houston Art Car Parade (April 18).
    Deadline: Feb. 15
    Houston
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    Civic Events

    Rainey Shared Streets Pilot

    This Austin Transportation and Austin Police pilot program will test the temporary closure of Rainey Street to motor vehicle traffic Thursdays-Saturdays, 9pm-2:30am, in the model of the long-running Sixth Street shutdowns. The pilot period runs through March 8, 2020.
    Rainey Street
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    Recycling & Organics Requirements for Businesses

    Network with other likeminded business owners while learning about zero waste practices.
    Fri., Jan. 24, 5:30pm. Free.  
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    Nightlife & Parties

    State of the Uterus

    It's a party for progress with the babliest of DJs, loads of art, a pop-up market, period-kit packing (for distribution to Austin’s homeless and displaced communities), and more. Dress to kick ass.
    Fri., Jan. 24, 6pm-12mid. $10.  
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    Kids

    Storytime Art Class

    Geared toward 3-5-year-old preschoolers, Storytime Art always includes at least one book and a related art project, and often includes songs, poems, and coloring pages. Themes and stories change every week.
    Thursdays, 10:45-11:45am and Fridays, 10:45-11:45am. $15.
    The Art Garage, 11190 Circle Dr. #202
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    Totally 90s Night

    W Austin is throwin’ it back to the decade that brought us the Trapper Keeper, butterfly clips, and so much Surge. Beats from Nirvana, Britney, and TLC, plus throwback snacks like Pop Tarts and drinks such as spiked Capri Sun.
    Fridays, 7-11pm. Through Feb. 21. Free.  
    Living Room Bar at the W Hotel, 200 Lavaca
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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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    We Are Blood: ThunderCloud Subs

    Donate at any one of We Are Blood’s three donor centers or at any mobile blood drive to receive a voucher for a ThunderCloud small sub sandwich.
    Jan. 16-31  
    Austin-area We Are Blood donor centers and mobile drives
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    Sports

    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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    Downtown Ghost Tours

    offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life.
    Fri.-Sat., 8pm
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    Emancipet Free Days

    This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org to find out.
    Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.
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    Yoga

    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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