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Gems and Minerals Exhibit
Oct 1, 2006 - Oct 1, 2010
On display will be 100 specimens collected from all over the world, including a 925-carat blue topaz
crystal from Mason County, Texas, along with magnificent specimens of azurite, cinnabar and wulfenite,
delicate leaf gold, unusual copper in calcite, and sparkling crystals of cerussite, among others.

To the Moon: The American Space Program in the 1960s
Aug 27, 2008 - Jul 20, 2009
To commemorate LBJ’s Centennial, the LBJ Library and Museum is presenting a major exhibit on
space entitled To the Moon: The American Space Program in the 1960s.

Reimagining Space: The Park Place Gallery Group in 1960s New York
Sep 28, 2008 - Jan 18, 2009
This exhibition opens a new window on the 1960s art world.

The New York Graphic Workshop: 1964 - 1970
Sep 28, 2008 - Jan 18, 2009
Showcasing over 100 prints, drawings and mixed media works, the exhibition will explore contributions made
to the Conceptualist movement of the 60’s and 70’s through the printmaking of the The New York Graphic Workshop (NYGW)

All Systems Go
Oct 1, 2008 - May 30, 2009
This new feature exhibit is all about transportation methods, energy and safety.

Windows on Nature
Nov 10, 2008 - Apr 30, 2009
UT’s Texas Natural Science Center presents “Windows on Nature,” photographic art of Austinite John Ingram.

The Santaland Diaries
Nov 28, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009
Our little Macy’s elf knows a thing or two about faking the Yuletide spirit. But you won’t be faking a good time
when your sides split during David Sedaris’ wickedly funny The Santaland Diaries.

Ice Skating on the Plaza at Whole Foods Market
Nov 28, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009
Fourth Annual Ice Skating on the Plaza at Whole Foods Market.

Community Night
Jan 5, 2009 - Jan 28, 2009
Enjoy exhibit galleries and a variety of hands-on activities at the Austin Children’s Museum.

“DRUMLine Live” at The Long Center
Jan 11, 2009
Featuring a large cast of colorful and flamboyant performers from Americas top Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

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