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Upcoming Events

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The Lion and the Pirate Open Mic

Sunday, May 5th, 2019, 1:00-3:00 PM
Saturday, June 1st, 2019, 7:00-9:00 PM
Sunday, July 7th, 2019, 1:00-3:00 PM

Join us for one of our monthly open mics where you can share a story, poem, song, or other talent in a fun and supportive neighborhood bookstore. It's the perfect venue for OMOD stories! The open mic is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us in advance to request other accommodations, including ASL interpreting, audio description, etc.

Malvern Books
613 West 29th St., Austin, TX 78705

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Preparing a Powerful Story for Presentation

Saturdays, March 30th – May 18th, 2019, 1:00-4:00 PM

This intensive six-week writing workshop is designed for adults with disabilities who are interested in writing and presenting their story at public events. Download the application here. The application deadline is Monday, March 4th at 5:00 PM. Please email Eric Clow for more information.

AGE Building, Room 101
3710 Cedar St., Austin, TX 78705

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Speaking Advocates!

Last Saturday of Every Month, 1:00-3:00 PM

Our speakers group in Austin is open to anyone interested in writing, telling, or hearing new stories and socializing with other speakers. Email Eric Clow for more information.

AGE Building, Room 130
3710 Cedar St., Austin, TX 78705