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PechaKucha Vol. 38

The speaker series is going virtual for the first time. Tune in on YouTube or Facebook to hear six speakers talk about 20 images for 20 seconds each. Speakers include Ben Yanto, who will discuss his experience fostering dogs; Kate Jaceldo, co-founder of Compost Queens and others. Thursday, 7 p.m. facebook.com/events

Spurs Watch Party

Spurs fans are invited to relive the glory of the 2005 NBA Finals Game 7 during an outdoor watch party. Groups of two to six can reserve tickets for the event and will be assigned a space in which to set up their lawn chairs to allow for social distancing. Coyote will also be on-site, and Rudy Gay bobbleheads will be given out. Friday, gates open at 7 p.m.; screening begins at 7:30 p.m. AT&T Center Bud Light Courtyard, 1 AT&T Center Pkwy., spurs.com

History of Tex-Mex

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park presents another edition of its Quarantine Date Night series. This week, they’re inviting locals to order in their favorite local Tex-Mex dishes and to join a park ranger on Facebook Live for a history lesson about the food that has roots dating back to the beginning of the historic missions. Friday, 6 p.m. facebook.com/events

Parking Lot Birding

Author Jennifer Bristol joins the San Antonio Botanical Garden for this virtual distance learning event. Bristol’s book, Parking Lot Birding, names the Botanical Garden as one of 90 locations in Texas for birding and she’ll talk about some of the birds to look for in San Antonio as well as in Texas. Registration includes a signed copy of the book, which can be picked up at the garden’s gift shop, plus access to the online Q&A. Saturday, 9:30-11 a.m. sabot.org

 Race Relations in San Antonio

San Antonio City Councilman Manny Pelaez will host an online panel discussion with experts and community advocates who will weigh in on how to advocate for justice and create change following the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police. Saturday, 10-11:30 a.m., facebook.com/district8manny

The Lavens

The Cove is reopening its outdoor seating by reservation only this weekend. Join them on Friday for live music on the patio by The Lavens, who are known for their Americana sound. Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 606 W. Cypress St., thecove.us


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