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Austin AmeriCorps Week!!!
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5/11/2009 to 5/16/2009
When: May 11 - 16, 2009
Where: multiple locations
Austin, Texas 
United States
Contact: Keri Stephens

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Austin AmeriCorps Week

Come learn about AmeriCorps from current members during a celebratory week of social events, service activities, and casual information sessions!
MON 5/11
Irie Bean Meet’n’Greet
Enjoy beverage specials while you chat with current AmeriCorps members from local programs to find out what the AmeriCorps experience is all about. 4 - 6pm @ Irie Bean, 2310 S. Lamar Blvd. #102.


TUE 5/12
Spider House Trivia Night 
Meet and mingle with Austin AmeriCorps members, alumni, and interested community members. Get ready for a night of crazy trivia after a clip from American Idealist: The Story of Sargent Shriver. 7 - 9pm @ Spider House Café, 2908 Fruth St.  Free event; food and drinks extra.

WED 5/13
AmeriCorps Week House Resolution
Witness the statewide recognition of AmeriCorps’ hard work, dedication, and community involvement by Texas Representative and previous AmeriCorps member, Elliott Naishtat. 10am @ Capitol Building House Chamber (3rd floor), 1100 Congress Avenue 

Farmer's Market @ the Triangle
Stop by the AmeriCorps table and grab some goodies at the quaint weekly Triangle Farmer’s Market. 4 - 8pm @ the Triangle, 46th and Lamar 
THUR 5/14
AmeriCorps Week Proclamation
If you missed the Resolution, check out the city’s Proclamation of AmeriCorps programs from Council Member Lee Leffingwell. 5:30pm @ City Hall, 301 W. Second St.
Alamo Drafthouse Sing-Along
Join AmeriCorps alumni, members, and  supporters for an evening of theatre-wide singing and laughter to “Bold Songs that Inspire Change: a Sing-Along with a Mission.” (See more info below......) Tickets available (starting Monday at 6:45 - 9pm (doors @ 6:15) @ Alamo Drafthouse South, 1120 S. Lamar Blvd.
SAT 5/16 
River City Youth Foundation Outdoor Beautification
Come see a service project in action as 200 AmeriCorps members work together to create a peace garden, build a trail, and establish a micro-farm for the youth of Southeast Austin. Join us for the grand community and volunteer rally at 12pm. 9am - 4pm @ River City Youth Foundation, 5209 S. Pleasant Valley Rd.
Come on out for a week of fun!

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