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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 Public Library Events

    There are myriad things going on at your local library every day. Go online for a schedule of their storytimes, puppet shows, book groups, instructional classes, meetings, and more. Not to mention they have a ton of great books.
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    Austin School Fair

    With more than 40 schools participating in this event hosted by Texas School Choice Coalition in partnership with the Austin Chamber of Commerce, families are invited to learn more about educational options in Austin. Giveaways, music, activities & games, and free food.
    Sat., Jan. 25, 10am-1pm. Free.  
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    Code Chica

    Code Chica is Latinitas' free eight-week coding workshop for girls in grades 8-12 to learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
    Jan. 18-March 3. Saturdays, 10am-2pm. Free (registration required).  
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    Saturday Dance Class With Leap of Joy

    Open to all levels of dancers ages 7-14, this class will teach various dance techniques including hip-hop, jazz, and modern fusion with a focus on building performance pieces for recital and beyond.
    Jan. 18-April 25. Saturdays, 10-11:30am. $250 for 14 weeks; $18 per class.  
    Headwaters River Campus, 807 Rio Grande
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    Texas Wildlife Day

    Celebrate everything feathered, furred, smooth, and scaled at Texas Memorial Museum, featuring fam-friendly activities hosted by UT-Austin scientists, TMM educators, and community members.
    Sat., Jan. 25, 9am-5pm. Free.  
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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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    Yana Wana's Legend of the Bluebonnet

    This bilingual play, about a young girl learning the ancient story of young Yana Wana who followed a sacred deer to find water and save her people from a prolonged drought, is produced by Teatro Vivo and the Indigenous Cultures Institute.
    Sat., Jan. 25, 8pm. $10-15 (free, ages 12 and younger).

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