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    CLASS: "Developing Conflict in Fiction" with Brian Yansky

    Presented by Writers' League of Texas at St. Edwards University, Austin

    May 27, 2017

    Conflict is at the heart of all stories. It's what makes a novel move, drives plot, and develops character. Though we may want to avoid conflict in real life, it must be in our fiction. Faulkner said that all stories are about the human heart in conflict with itself (inner conflict). And Kurt Vonnegut said we must be sadistic with our characters so we can see what they're made of --which hints at the numerous ...more


    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 6, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    BizAid Business Orientation provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session,...more

    Long Center Presents: Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    June 6 - June 8, 2017

    The producers of the best-selling magic show in the world (The Illusionists) have teamed up with award-winning puppeteers (from productions such as Warhorse) to create a TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY CIRCUS...more

    Women's Entrepreneurial Luncheon

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin

    June 9, 2017

    MUST REGISTER

    The City of Austin Small Business Program is hosting a celebration of women's entrepreneurial spirit. Austin area women entrepreneurs are invited to join us in recognizing...more

    18th Annual Soul To Sole Festival Performances

    Presented by Tapestry Dance Company at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    June 9 - June 10, 2017

    Bringing the best of rhythm tap dance to Austin, this festival brings Tapestry Dance Company and special guests to the Friday performance and the world class dancers/faculty onstage with the Soul...more

    The Secret Series

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    April 7 - June 11, 2017

    Lighting. Objects. Furniture. All three come together in The Secret Series, a collective exhibition consisting of three individual shows.  Coming to you in Spring 2017 and curated by...more

    Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill starring CHANEL

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    May 18 - June 11, 2017

    Lady Day extends her stay -- Emerson's Bar and Grill reopens in the Kleberg on May 18.  

    The time is 1959. The place is a seedy bar in Philadelphia. The audience is about to...more

    Human Resources Basics

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 13, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "HIRING EMPLOYEES: THE BASICS OF WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW."

    "I can't do it all by myself anymore! I need HELP! I need to hire...more

    Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional and Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 14, 2017

    NEW CLASS!
     

    The U.S. immigration system places many hurdles in front of U.S. companies looking to hire international professionals, as well as foreign national investors and...more

    Social Media Practices

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 16, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS."

    Social media like Facebook and Twitter are not only great ways for people to stay in touch with one another,...more

    Quickbooks - Introduction

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 23, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    Whether you are a brand new user looking to master the fundamentals of QuickBooks, or an existing user wishing to take your QuickBooks knowledge to another...more

    The Austin Belly Dance Convention

    Presented by Amara Produces

    June 23 - June 25, 2017

    Come sparkle and dance with us, y’all, at the Austin Belly Dance Convention 2017!

    28 Belly Dance, Music Classes, and Presentations with a variety of offerings to please all levels...more

    Guys and Dolls

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    May 26 - June 25, 2017

    Austin Playhouse is thrilled to close their season with the golden-age musical comedy Guys and Dolls from May 26–June 25, 2017. In the rough-and-tumble world of 1940s New York,...more

    Business Structure: Forming and Maintaining a Business Entity

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 27, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    Many factors must be considered when choosing the best form of business ownership or structure. Whether you are an individual owner or a partner, the choice you...more

    How to Write a Business Plan

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 28, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "ROADMAP TO SUCCESS: HOW TO WRITE A BUSINESS PLAN."

    This course provides a practical, step-by-step instruction in how to develop a business plan for a small...more

    Setting Goals for Small Business Excellence

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    June 29, 2017

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    Setting Goals for Small Business Excellence provides a hands-on, step-by-step instructions for establishing goals & strategies, defining core values. The...more

    Sky Candy's Big Weekend of Little Stories

    Presented by Sky Candy Austin at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    July 1 - July 2, 2017

    The Big Weekend of Little Stories features Sky Candy Studio Company performers as well as select students showcasing circus-takes of our favorite small-world children's stories such as The...more

    In the Heights

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Topfer Theater at ZACH Theater, Austin

    May 31 - July 2, 2017

    This groundbreaking, vibrant musical won the Tony Award for Best Musical for Lin-Manuel Miranda and his dynamic creative team behind Broadway’s most talked-about breakout hit, Hamilton....more

    WLT 2017 Agents & Editors Conference

    Presented by Writers' League of Texas at Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin

    June 30 - July 2, 2017

    The Writers' League of Texas Agents & Editors Conference is one of the nation's premier conferences for writers, bringing together more than 20 nationally-known agents and...more

    Long Center Presents: Neil Gaiman

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    July 6, 2017

    “I make things up and write them down” is the way Neil Gaiman describes his varied art.

    Today, as one of the most celebrated writers of our time, his popular and critically acclaimed...more

    Marketing Essentials

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    July 6, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    This class covers five essentials to marketing your small business. Marketing requires a blend of traditional and emerging practices, creativity, and 100%...more

    Free Advanced Screening - Shot Caller

    Presented by Austin Film Festival

    July 11, 2017

    SOME CRIMINALS ARE MADE IN PRISON

    A newly released prison gangster is forced by the leaders of his gang to orchestrate a major crime with a brutal rival gang on the streets of Southern...more

    Improv 101: The Spirit of Play

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at ZACH Whisenhunt Stage, Austin

    May 16 - July 11, 2017

    Learn the fundamentals of improvisation. The class’s interactive exercises build listening and communication skills, heighten awareness and teach you how to be more playful, spontaneous and...more

    UNLEASHED ATX: A Mastermind Workshop for Enlightened Entrepreneurs

    Presented by Renee Trudeau & Associates at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    July 14, 2017

    UNLEASHED ATX: A Mastermind Workshop for Enlightened Entrepreneurs

    Friday, July 14th, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,

    Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, TX

    Are you...more

    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    July 18, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    BizAid Business Orientation provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session,...more

    Musical Beginnings Summer Session

    Presented by Musical Beginnings

    June 12 - July 31, 2017

    A musical start in life makes learning fun and easy for young children. Music deepens the bond of love between parent and child like no other activity. In addition, early music supports brain...more

    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 1, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    BizAid Business Orientation provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session,...more

    SBA- 504/CDC Loan Program

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 1, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    The 504 Loan program is an economic development program that supports American small business growth and helps communities through business expansion and job...more

    How to Write a Business Plan

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 10, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "ROADMAP TO SUCCESS: HOW TO WRITE A BUSINESS PLAN"

    This course provides practical, step-by-step instruction in how to develop a business plan for a small...more

    Quickbooks - Advanced

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 11, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    Now that you've mastered the processes of entering sales, expenses, payroll, sales tax, and inventory, it's time to take your QuickBooks usage to the next...more

    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program

    August 15, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    BizAid Business Orientation provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session,...more

    Understanding Business Taxes

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 15, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "THE TAX MAN COMETH: BUSINESS TAX OBLIGATIONS"

    Preparation of business tax returns can be very complex in light of ever-changing tax laws. This class can help...more

    WLT 2017 Summer Writing Workshop

    Presented by Writers' League of Texas

    August 14 - August 19, 2017

    Ever want to step away from the constant distractions of everyday life and spend a week with your fellow writers immersed in your craft and drawing inspiration from the literary community? Here's...more

    Free Improv Mixer

    Presented by Merlin Works at Topfer Theater at ZACH Theater, Austin

    March 26 - August 27, 2017

    Merlin Works hosts free improv mixers on the fourth Sunday of every other month at the ZACH. The Mixer is a free, facilitated improv comedy jam intended to introduce new...more

    Million Dollar Quartet

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Topfer Theater at ZACH Theater, Austin

    July 26 - September 3, 2017

    They came together to make music, and together they made history. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, and Carl Perkins join forces for one night only on December 4, 1956 at Sun...more

    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 5, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    BizAid Business Orientation provides a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session,...more

    Market Essentials

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 7, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    This class covers five essentials to marketing your small business. Marketing requires a blend of traditional and emerging practices, creativity, and 100%...more

    Marketing Essentials

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 7, 2017

    NEW CLASS!
     

    This class covers five essentials to marketing your small business. Marketing requires a blend of traditional and emerging practices, creativity, and 100% tenacity....more

    Small Business Recordkeeping

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 12, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "RECORDKEEPING: BEYOND THE FILE CABINET."

    Paperwork? I don't have time to spend keeping up with details - I'm too busy...more

    Manage Your Cash Flow

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 14, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE BALL: MAKE YOUR CASH FLOW WORK FOR YOU." 

    Cash flow- you can live and die by it. Many small business owners get stuck in the day to...more

    Quickbooks- Introduction

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 15, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    Whether you are a brand new user looking to master the fundamentals of QuickBooks, or an existing user wishing to take your QuickBooks knowledge to another...more

    Threadgill's JATA Brunch

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop

    October 2, 2016 - September 17, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.  Join us to enjoy some...more

    How to Write a Business Plan

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 19, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "ROADMAP TO SUCCESS: HOW TO WRITE A BUSINESS PLAN."

    This course provides a practical, step-by-step instruction in how to develop a business plan for a small...more

    Small Business Insurance 101: What you really need to know about how to protect your business

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    September 20, 2017

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    This class will include tips on how to properly protect your business, whether you are just getting started or have been in business for many years. It will...more

    JATA @ Central Market Westgate

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop at Central Market Cafe - Westgate, Austin

    October 23, 2016 - September 24, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.   Every fourth Sunday,...more

    Understanding Business Taxes

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    October 6, 2017

    NOTE: FORMERLY TITLED "THE TAX MAN COMETH: BUSINESS TAX OBLIGATIONS."

    Preparation of business tax returns can be very complex in light of the ever-changing tax laws. This class can...more

    BizAid Business Orientation

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    November 7, 2017

    ...more

    Zilker Flyer, A Free Augmented Reality Kite Flying App

    Presented by augzoo LLC at Zilker Park, Austin

    March 26 - December 31, 2017

    "Zilker Flyer:” A Free Augmented Reality Kite Flying App

    Austin, TX:  augzoo LLC, an Austin-based software developer and publisher specializing in...more

    Body Choir

    Presented by Galaxy Dance Studios at Galaxy Dance Studios, Austin

    Ongoing

    BodyChoir is an introspective and interpersonally-guided educational experience, inspired by the foundational work of Gabrielle Roth's 5 Rhythms™ practice. Our doors are open to everyone...more

    Hatha Yoga

    Presented by Love Yoga Coop at Love Yoga Coop, Austin

    Ongoing

    Calling all artists, musicians, dancers, writers, actors, teachers, and conspirers!

    Looking to get in shape this year? Start by re-connecting to your creative self!

    This class is set...more

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