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Baby Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Program includes time for baby and caregiver socializing after stories and songs. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM.

Cody Friday Book Club

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Deborah Bender. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Adults. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Landa Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM.

Summer ESL mini classes for Adults

Pruitt This class is to welcome all new comers to our first time ESL class. We would like to ease participants into ESL and not overwhelm them. All levels are welcome. This is a 6 weeks mini course that we hope to expand starting up again in September. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rae Downen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Tai Chi for Seniors

Mission Join us for this ancient Chinese practice of light exercise and meditation. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Seniors. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Color Club: PURPLE DAY

Great Northwest PURPLE stories, games and activities will be the main course today. Wear PURPLE in honor of the day. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Cari Raley. Audience: Kids. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM.

Bilingual Story Time

Tobin Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs in Spanish and English that develop their early literacy skills in two languages. Recommended for children from three to five years old. Niños preescolares disfrutan de cuentos y canciones en español e inglés que desarrollan sus habilidades de alfabetización temprana en dos idiomas. Recomendado para niños de tres a cinco años. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Two!

Parman Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months.  Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Melissa Mosher. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: early literacy program for 2-3 year old kids! Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:05 AM.

Toddler Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 24 months. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Lego Club

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Build. Play. Create. Join in the fun of LEGO Time. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Baby Time

Landa Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM.

Academia América - a Path to Citizenship

Las Palmas Academia América provides education programs and services to immigrants who qualify to apply for U.S. citizenship to help them prepare for the naturalization examination. For registration information, please call Academia América at 210-910-6363. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 910-6363. Presenter/Instructor: Academia América. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit www.academiaamerica.org.

Qigong

Pan American Qigong is a holistic system of coordinated body posture and movement, breathing, and meditation used for health and spirituality. Due to the nature of the class, participants arriving late will not be admitted. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Presenter/Instructor: Mary Martha. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Join us at the Pan American Branch Library for Qigong. All experience levels are welcomed. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Baby Time

Tobin Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition with their parent/caregiver. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Two!

Parman Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months. Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Melissa Moser. Staff Contact Number/Email: melissa.moser@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Melissa Moser. Audience: Kids. Family. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Friday, July 19, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Kids Time

Carver Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Braulia Carrillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9180. Presenter/Instructor: Braulia Carrillo. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Job Interviewing Skills

Cody Learn what to say at a job interview. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Staff Contact Name: Marcella McGowan. Staff Contact Number/Email: marcella.mcgowan@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Marcella McGowan. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Landa Express Yourself! Come to the library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. All Ages. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

STEAM for Teens

Westfall Every week will be a different challenge in math, science or art! Ages 13-18. Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Fitness in the Park @ Schaefer: Yoga

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9300. Presenter/Instructor: Kamla Mangseth. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join Instructor Kamla Mangseth for yoga every Friday. Classes are free and all fitness levels are encouraged to attend. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Read to a Dog

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children are invited to the Brook Hollow Library to read to a dog! Children can practice their developing literacy skills by reading aloud to a gentle therapy dog, which is accompanied by the animal handler. Great for struggling and reluctant readers. All readers and pre-readers are welcome. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

MAGIC TREE HOUSE CLUB #2

Great Northwest THE KNIGHT AT DAWN-- Learn about Annie and Jack and their exciting journeys as they travel through time and space. Crafts, games, drawing, puzzles, stories--it will all be there. Bring the whole family! Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM.

Fri-Yay Fun Time

Tobin Come join in and watch a Friday afternoon movie paired with a fun craft/activity! All teens 13-18 welcome! Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Chess Club

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Mark Hall. Presenter/Instructor: John Spietz. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Whether you want to improve your skill level, learn new strategies, or are just getting started with chess you are welcome at Encino's weekly chess club! Chess sets will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Teen Time

Potranco Join us every week for Teen Time! Each week will we do something different. Watch movies, play music, video or tabletop gaming, crafting, making delicious food, or just hanging out. Come and see for yourself! Teens 13-18 only, please. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Community. Audience: Teens. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Summer Kids Movie

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Get out of the Summer afternoon heat and enjoy a family friendly movie! All adults must be accompanied by a child. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Teen Summer Program

Forest Hills It's easy to participate— Just sign up at your San Antonio Public Library and then - read 8 books - attend 8 activities - or any combination to receive a free limited edition Teen Summer t-shirt. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Meeting Room. Teen Lounge. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Join other teens for a summer of fun including crafts, games, snacks and more! When you attend an event, log it toward your 8 activities required to receive a free limited edition Teen Summer t-shirt! Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guerra Chess Club

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Dexter Katzman. Staff Contact Number/Email: dexter.katzman@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Ruben Lozano. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Kids, Teens, Adults, Family, Seniors, All Ages Chess is a great game for all ages. Join our group each Friday to learn about the game and to meet other chess players. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Learn to Crochet

Thousand Oaks Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Lucy Villa. Audience: Adults. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Cortez Chess Club

Cortez Do you enjoy puzzles and games? Then we'd be delighted to have you join us for our weekly chess club! Play and chat with other chess enthusiasts while learning the finer points of the game and improving your skill. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Brooke Mjolsness. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9132. Presenter/Instructor: David Pacheco. Audience: All Ages. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Lion King Movie Showing

Cortez Watch the 1994 Disney Classic "The Lion King" in preparation for the live-action film release! Light refreshments served. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Brooke Mjolsness. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9130. Audience: All Ages. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Friday, July 19, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO® Club

Memorial Build. Play. Create. Join in the fun of LEGO® Club. Designed for children age five to twelve due to small size of bricks. Please note that LEGO® creations stay at the library so there will be plenty of bricks for the next LEGO® Club meeting. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Friday, July 19, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Summer Food Program

Potranco Join us for a nutritious snack at the library this summer. Snacks are provided by the San Antonio Food Bank and will be offered on Tuesdays and Fridays from 4pm-5pm. Ages 1-18 are welcome. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Friday, July 19, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Pokémon Club

Mission Do you want to be the very best?! Do you want to catch them all?! Then join us for some Pokéfun! No matter your experience, if you're a true Pokémon master or just getting into the games, feel free to join us! Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Briana Rangel. Staff Contact Number/Email: briana.rangel2@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: All versions of the Pokémon games are welcome! Come try out Let’s Go Pikachu on the Switch. Battle your friends with our Poké decks. Free for all ages every Friday till the 2nd of August. Friday, July 19, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.pokemon.com.

Come and Go Crafts

Potranco Express yourself! Come to the Potranco library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; younger children may need adult assistance. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Abbey Jepson. Staff Contact Number/Email: abbigail.jepson@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: self-directed craft location: children's table by the front desk. Saturday, July 20, 2019.

Saturday Morning Walk

Semmes Join us every Saturday morning for a 1.2 mile walk around the Library Loop in Comanche Lookout Park. We will meet at the library entrance and head out as a group at 9:30 AM. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: Megan.Stanley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

ESL (English as a Second Language) for Advanced Students

Bazan Join us for our weekly English as a Second Language class. This class is designed for advanced learners. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: No registration necessary; continuous enrollment. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Cody Mystery Book Club

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Deborah Bender. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Please join us to discuss any book in the "Blue Ridge Library Mystery" series by Victoria Gilbert. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Quilting with the GNW Library Bee

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: catherine.prazak@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. Additional Info: Join the Great Northwest Library Quilting Bee - beginners and on are welcome! Come enjoy the art of quilting and learn from each other. Please bring your own supplies. Ages 15+ welcome! Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Guerra Quilting Bee

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Come join an experienced group of quilters on Saturday morning for some machine quilting, advice and conversation. Bring your current project and supplies for a fun quilting time. *This is not an instructional class and supplies are not provided. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Landa Express Yourself! Come to the library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. All Ages. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Come and Go Crafts

Tobin Drop-in crafts for kids and families. Look for the art table in the children's area of the library. Small children will need adult assistance. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Happy Tails

Westfall Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Name: Imelda Merino. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9220/imelda.merino@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Happy Tails Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Animal entertainment at its finest! Happy Tails returns to San Antonio Public Library with a few furry, feathered (and maybe even scaly) friends. Recommended for school-age children. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Alamo Area Woodcarvers

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Alamo Area Woodcarvers. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join the Alamo Area Woodcarvers for community carving. Beginners welcome. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Encino Drop in and make a craft to take home. Look for the craft table in the children's room. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Qi Gong for Wellness

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Mary Naylor. Staff Contact Number/Email: mary.naylor@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Natalie Envold. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Qi Gong is a holistic system of coordinated body posture and movement, breathing, and meditation used for the purposes of health, spirituality, and martial arts training. Join us for a weekly Qi Gong session led by a certified Qi Gong instructor! Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Preschool Storytime

Memorial Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

San Antonio Needlework Guild Stitch-In

Memorial The San Antonio Needlework Guild (SANG) invites stitchers of all ages to their monthly community stitch-in at Memorial Branch Library. This is not a class. Work on your current project (and get ideas for new projects!) in the company of other needlework enthusiasts. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Christine Deffendall. Staff Contact Number/Email: christine.deffendall@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Patricia Sweet. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: The San Antonio Needlework Guild is a chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America. For more information, email sweetp50@aol.com. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit sang-ega.org.

Toddler Time

Pruitt Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Zumba at the Parman

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Fitness in the Park. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Working out doesn't feel like work when you’re having fun. That’s why using dance is a great way to burn calories, tone up and increase your endurance. Dance is a great way to work on your overall fitness. It improves your cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and balance. Come and join us. Registration highly recommended. Call branch for details. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Academia América - a Path to Citizenship

Las Palmas Academia América provides education programs and services to immigrants who qualify to apply for U.S. citizenship to help them prepare for the naturalization examination. For registration information, please call Academia América at 210-910-6363. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 910-6363. Presenter/Instructor: Academia América. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit www.academiaamerica.org.

Teen Anime Club

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Anime & Manga. Staff Contact Name: Marisa Debow. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: The Teen Anime Club is for any teen with an interest in anime and manga. Whether you're just getting started or you're already a huge otaku. Bring your suggestions for club activities and a friend! [For ages 13 to 18 only]. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Teen Video Game Club

Mission Teens (13-18) are welcome to come every week to play on our Wii U system. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Teens. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Chess Club

Las Palmas Whether you want to improve your skill level, learn new strategies, or just want to get started with chess, this is the club for you. All skill levels are welcomed. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit youtu.be.

Lego Time

Thousand Oaks Come Build your best Lego Creations! Children and their adults 12 & under. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Low Budget Marketing

Central SCORE is a national organization of volunteer men and women who use their business expertise and experience to serve the needs of small businesses in their community. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Presenter/Instructor: Joe Polichino, Jr. SCORE. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Jobs and Small Business. Additional Info: Don't have a major budget to market your business?  Want to stretch the marketing budget you already have?  Join SCORE and the San Antonio Central Library for this informative workshop on 100 low budget marketing ideas.  Receive a common-sense approach to maximizing your marking budget without the need to be high tech. The presenter is Joe Polichino, Jr. a veteran business owner and 15 year SCORE mentor. Joe has owned several small businesses with annual revenues of several thousand to $40 million. He is… Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.score.org.

Cult Movie Saturday - JCVD Double Feature

Pan American Every month, Pan American Library screens a cult classic movie. In July, we are doubling up our feature because one showing isn't enough to contain all the awesomeness that is Van Damme! We are starting with Bloodsport and ending with Double Team! Come see Jean-Claude Van Damme do some awesome splits and roundhouse kicks while enjoying some light refreshments. Due to violence and language, mature audiences preferred. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Steven Barrera. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150 steven.barrera@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Movie: Apollo 11

Tobin On this 50th anniversary of one of the defining moments in human history, relive the journey to land a man on the moon. We will be screening the new documentary "Apollo 11." This critically acclaimed film features never-before-seen large-format film footage of one of humanity's greatest accomplishments. Afterwards, share your reflections and reminiscences of that incredible day. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Movie: Apollo 11

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Michelle Ricondo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9250. Audience: Adults. Family. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, Encino Library will be screening the new documentary "Apollo 11." This critically acclaimed film features never-before-seen large-format film footage of one of humanity's greatest accomplishments. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Open Writing Workshop

Bazan Open and free to all teens, city-wide, ages 13-17. All writing forms – poetry, fiction, memoir, flash fiction, non-fiction, rap, song-writing. Taught by Erica DeLaRosa and Jim LaVilla-Havelin in alternating months. Come write with Us! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Erica DeLaRosa and Jim LaVilla-Havelin. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: We will meet every 3rd Saturday of the month in the teen space Saturday February 16 Saturday March 16 Saturday April 20 Saturday May 18 Saturday June 15 Saturday July 20 Saturday August 17 Saturday September 21 Saturday October 19 Saturday November 16 Saturday December 21. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Time

Carver Join in an hour of Teen Time for Summer Reading Fun! We will have a variety of Over the Moon activities! Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Braulia Carrillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9180. Presenter/Instructor: Ami. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Story Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (recommended for ages five and up). Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Drop-In Volunteering for Teens

Landa Want volunteer hours, like, right now? Want to experience the library in a whole new way? Awesome! Landa Library has same-day, one-time volunteer opportunities for teens 14-18 years old. Shifts are available: Wednesdays 4:30-6:30p with Teen Club Saturdays 2:00 - 4:00p Sundays 2:00 -4:00p Stop by and ask for Ms. Rebekah for more details. And hey – do you need more than 2 hours or are looking for more of a long term volunteer opportunity? We have that, too! Just ask. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Rebekah Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: rebekah.corley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Poets Power Hour

Maverick Are you passionate about poetry? Do you enjoy sharing your poems and listening to other fellow poets? Join us for the afternoon as your poetic neighbors engage and support one another with family friendly readings. Mark your calendar! Branch Location: Maverick Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Benjamin Longoria. Staff Contact Number/Email: benjamin.longoria@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: open to the public / poets. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Anime Club

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Anime & Manga. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Join us as we celebrate all things Japanese! Bring a friend, watch some anime & have a good time with other anime and manga fans! Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Saturday Cinema

Memorial Branch Location: Memorial Library. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. All Ages. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: June 1            Capture the Flag (PG) June 8            The Cat from Outer Space (G) June 15         Treasure Planet (PG) June 22         Zathura (PG) June 29         Monsters vs. Aliens (PG) July 6             Space Buddies (G) July 13           Planet 51 (PG) July 20           Tomorrowland (PG) July 27           Flight of the Navigator (PG) August 3        WALL-E (G). Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Semmes Library Book Club

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Westfall Join fellow learners in practicing your English language skills. Focus on speaking, listening, writing and reading. Improve your pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and conversational skills. Come LEARN with us! Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Languages. Staff Contact Name: Michelle D. Rickman. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9228 / michelle.rickman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: Drop-in help available during Open Hours in LEARN@sapl: T/Th./F/Sat. 10am-6pm & W 12-8pm. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Kid's Time- Will Parker Musician

Parman Sing along with Will Parker! Will invites audience members to hop, skip, jump and sing-along during his whimsical and interactive performance. Expect a few new compositions about the moon and stars! Children of all ages welcome. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Free event. First come, first served. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Poetry Reading

Schaefer Please join us for a poetry reading from local poets: Antoinette Franklin, Don Mathis, and Aaron Doyle reading selections from Walt Whitman, Maya Angelou, and Langston Hughes. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9300. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Family Circle Book Club: Where the Watermelons Grow

Pruitt Tweens (Grades 4-8) and a parent or grandparent, please join us for a discussion of this beautiful, heart-wrenching story by author Cindy Baldwin. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Ask for a copy of the book at our Circ Desk. Light refreshments served. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Mission Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Why should kids have all the fun? Table Tennis Time just for adults! No matter your level of experience come and play at Mission. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Family Fun

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children and their grownups listen to stories and enjoy simple, shared activities. A time for families to have fun together. All ages welcome. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Digital Emergency

Parman Need help with SAPL's downloadable digital content such e-books, e-audiobooks, and the OverDrive, Libby, and RBDigital apps? Parman staff is here to assist you in a one-on-one session. Contact us to schedule your visit. Please bring your mobile device (eReader, Kindle, tablet, smart phone, etc.) fully charged and with all relevant login information so that we may best assist you. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Blue Moon Jar Luminaries

McCreless Come join us as we celebrate our Summer Reading Program and National Moon Day by creating a D.I.Y. Blue Moon Luminary. This easy to create program is limited to the first 12 people that register so sign up today at the reference desk or by calling 210.207.9170. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Al Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: alfred.chavez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Al Chavez. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Call to register as the class is limited to the first 12 people that sign up. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Autism Accessible Browsing Hour / Programa de autismo de la biblioteca

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Arlene Richardson. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9070. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Families impacted by autism are invited to this judgment-free, low lighting, sensory friendly hour. Borrow books, play together, read, or just hang out. Children and siblings of all ages welcome. Calming Room available. For images and information to share with your child about this event, please see the Social Story. Las familias afectadas por el autismo están invitadas a esta hora libre de juicio, con poca iluminación y estimulación sensorial. Puede pedir prestado libros, jugar juntos, leer juntos o sim… Saturday, July 20, 2019, 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM.

I Heart Vinyl

Potranco This day-long event showcases Potranco Branch Library's stellar collection of classic and contemporary vinyl. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Staff Contact Name: Paschal Booker. Staff Contact Number/Email: paschal.booker@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Sunday, July 21, 2019.

Come & Go Craft

Tobin Drop-in crafts for kids and families. Look for the art table in the children's area of the library. Small children will need adult assistance. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

CANCELED - Learn Russian

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: All Ages. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Weekly Meditation at Parman

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-2703. Presenter/Instructor: Naveen Chillara. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join us for our Weekly Meditation at the library! This meditation class will introduce participants to the practice of concentrated focus to increase awareness, reduce stress, and promote total relaxation. These sessions are appropriate for all levels of experience. Free. No registration required. Adults only. Please bring an exercise mat or a towel. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Come & Go Crafts

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Gentle Stretch Yoga

Pan American Please join us for Yoga activities to include breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures for health and relaxation. All experience levels welcomed. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Steven Barrera. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150 steven.barrera@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Mission Embroidery & Craft Group

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: For needle workers interested in the art of embroidery. Bring your stitching project to the library! Get help with your cross stitch, embroidery or learn a new technique. The group welcomes adults who are beginning and advanced. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Central Cinema Presents: Movies Over the Moon: The Fifth Element

Central Two hundred and fifty years in the future, life as we know it is threatened by the arrival of evil. Only the fifth element can stop the evil from estinguishing life, as it tries to do every five thousand years. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Blanca Hernandez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: Bring snacks to enjoy during the movie. Please validate your parking ticket for free parking for up to 3 hours in the library parking garage. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

The Igo Stitchery

Igo A place for all lovers of fiber to meet. We welcome all types of needle hand crafts, from knitting and crochet to cross stitch and embroidery - even spinning and weaving if you are willing to bring your wheel or loom! Just bring your current project and enjoy some companionship. If you knit or crochet, there are also opportunities to contribute to different charity projects throughout the year if you wish to participate. These items include hats, scarves, and stuffed toys. This is not a class, but if you would like to learn a new needle art, there are often enough experienced people in the group to help you get started in a new direction. Please contact Carrie Vance or Liz Garza for further information. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Carrie Vance and Liz Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: carrie.vance@sanantonio.gov or elizabeth.garza2@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Drop-In Volunteering for Teens

Landa Want volunteer hours, like, right now? Want to experience the library in a whole new way? Awesome! Landa Library has same-day, one-time volunteer opportunities for teens 14-18 years old. Shifts are available: Wednesdays 4:30-6:30p with Teen Club Saturdays 2:00 - 4:00p Sundays 2:00 -4:00p Stop by and ask for Ms. Rebekah for more details. And hey – do you need more than 2 hours or are looking for more of a long term volunteer opportunity? We have that, too! Just ask. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Rebekah Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: rebekah.corley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

The Rookie

Memorial "A Texas baseball coach makes the major league after agreeing to try out if his high school team made the playoffs." - IMDB.com. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Rene Leija. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Pan American Graphic Novel Club

Pan American This is an adult reading group that enjoys graphic novels. For July we are reading "Wotakoi" and "How to Talk to Girls at Parties". Ask front desk about these titles! Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Stephanie Perez. Staff Contact Number/Email: stephanie.perez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Stephanie Perez. Audience: Adults. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Summer Kids Time

San Pedro Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Diane Backhus. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9050. Presenter/Instructor: Diane Backhus. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts, and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Parman Knight's Chess Club

Parman Come play chess with Parman! Whether you want to get started, improve your skill level, or learn new strategies this is the chess club for you! All levels of players are welcome, from beginner through advanced. Ages 5 and up only. Free. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: monty.holcomb@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Monty Holcomb. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Yarn and Needles and Hooks, Oh My!

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Bring whatever project you are working on or need help with! This group is for adults of all ages, all skill levels, and all types of needle hand crafts - including spinning and weaving if you want to bring your wheel or loom. This is not a class, but if you would like to learn a new needle art, there are often enough people in the group to help you get started. Join us! Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Cosplay Sundays: Wigs and Makeup!

Encino Join us for our six-part series on all things Cosplay! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Presenter/Instructor: Heroes and Villains of Cosplay. Audience: Teens. Adults. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Many cosplays require the use of wigs and make up to bring a character to life. Take the stress out of the process with our comprehensive class taught by members of the Heroes and Villains of Cosplay group. Learn essentials of wig styling and simple make up tricks to make your look pop. Please bring your own make up and wigs for the demonstrations! [For ages 13 and up. Class sizes limited to 20 people.]. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Quilter's Corner

Cortez The Cortez Library Crafters class introduces “Quilters Corner”. Come join us as we learn the basics of quilting. From small projects to blankets, it’s your choice. For beginners and experts alike. Must provide own supplies. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: JoAnn Paredes. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9130. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Half a century of exploration of the Moon: the Lunar Exosphere

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Staff Contact Name: Karen Sebesta. Staff Contact Number/Email: karen.sebesta@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Dr. Cesare Grava. Audience: Teens. Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: Come hear about the latest moon research from Dr. Cesare Grava. Dr. Grava is a Research Scientist from the Southwest Research Institute and he will discuss the tenuous atmospheres of airless bodies such as the moon. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Loteria

Memorial Enjoy playing Loteria! The game will be space-themed, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Learn interesting facts about space and the planets, while having fun and winning prizes! Program is free to attend. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Celebration. Staff Contact Name: Freddy Hudson. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9140. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Dueling

Semmes Join fellow duelers for epic Yu-Gi-Oh! Battles. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: All Ages. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Sunday Crafternoon

Thousand Oaks It's Craft Time - for Adults! Join us to make quick, easy, handmade crafts to gift or keep for yourself. Each month a anew project. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Pokémon GO Community Day @ Semmes

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: All Ages. Additional Info: Join us at the Outdoor Classroom Pokémon Gym in Comanche Lookout Park on Pokémon Community Day! We will be running a Pokémon Center providing cold drinks, a charging station, team badges, Meltan boxes and a Mudkip themed craft. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Parman Pokémon Go!

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2703. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: Join us in our monthly gathering at Parman Pokémon Go's Community Day! Explore the area, meet new people, experience what it means to be a part of this special community. Enjoy the light refreshments and a great selection of coloring pages and activity sheets in the meeting room. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Getting Crafty

Cortez Come join us and get your crafting on! Every other month we do crocheting, and the opposite month we make crafts. Whether you are a beginner or pro, we welcome you with open arms. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: JoAnn Paredes. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9130. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Mornings with Mr. Rogers

Cortez Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Get your Monday morning started with two episodes of Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood! Supplies for coloring and/or easy crafts will be set out. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Adult Low Impact Circuit Training and 30 min Core Training

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-2703. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Low Impact Circuit Training is part of the award winning Fitness in the Park program. This fun and challenging class is 100% free and open to the public. No registration is required. Just show up and exercise with us! 30 min. Core Training class right after will blast your abs by performing specific exercises to strengthen the muscles. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:15 AM.

Toddler Time

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:15 AM – 10:40 AM.

Baby Time

Parman Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Early literacy opportunity for babies aged birth-18 months. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:05 AM.

Toddler Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Monday, July 22, 2019, 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Pruitt Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition. Plan on a 15-20 minute program with time for baby and caregiver socializing afterwards. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity, with art or craft activity to follow. Recommended for three to five year olds. Monday, July 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Parman Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Katie Thonen. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Early literacy program. Monday, July 22, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Monday, July 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Mindfulness for Families

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: catherine.prazak@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Camaron Brooks. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Mindfulness is a family and child meditation class designed for children at least 4 years of age accompanied by an adult. Class will consist of focused breathing exercises and light stretches. This program is provided through the San Antonio Parks and Recreation Fitness in the Park program. Monday, July 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit apm.activecommunities.com.

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Pan American Nutritious meals are important for kids to learn and grow, even when school is out. That’s why the Summer Food Service Program is offering meals for kids this summer at no cost. Visit SummerFood.org to find a meal site near you. Mas amigos. Mas comida. Todo el verano. Comida Amigos Diversion Padres: Durante el verano hay actividades de diversión y comida gratis para los ninos. No hay que registrar. Llama al 211, textea COMIDA al 877-877 o visite SummerFood.org para buscar un sitio. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza and/or Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: When the school year ends, summer meals begin! Starting June 1, the Summer Food Service Program is offering healthy meals for kids 18 and younger at no cost. Find a site near you by visiting SummerFood.org or Text FOODTX to 877-877. Monday, July 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

Summer Free Lunches

Bazan Free lunches served this summer for children 18 years of age and younger. Bazan will host free summer lunches Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30pm come and join us for lunch and a movie! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Summer lunches from the San Antonio Food Bank only for children 18yrs and younger. Monday, July 22, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

FREE Summer Lunches for Children & Teens

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Kathleen Fordyce. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Central Library serves free lunches for children and teens Monday through Thursday on the 3rd floor during the summer. The lunches are first come, first served. Thanks to our sponsor, the San Antonio Food Bank, for providing lunches for hungry kids and teens!! Monday, July 22, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Veterans: Need Help with Housing and Benefits?

Central The American GI Forum National Veterans Outreach Program’s Supportive Services for Veterans Families program (SSVF) offers Rapid Rehousing assistance for homeless veterans and veteran families. These services include case management, assistance with VA and public benefits, and short-term temporary financial assistance. Please note that homeless non-veterans do not qualify for the SSVF program. If you fall in this category, outreach specialists will connect you to the appropriate employment readiness and non-veteran resources. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Foyer. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Deedee Lu or Cynthia de Leon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Roy Martinez, Outreach Specialist. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: For more information please call GI Forum (San Pedro office) at 210-233-8505. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.agif-nvop.org.

Join Seniors In Play (SIP)

Forest Hills Interested in the Performing Arts? Join Seniors In Play (SIP)! SIP allows seniors to explore themselves and others and share those discoveries with their community through theater. Meets twice weekly. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9230. Presenter/Instructor: Seniors In Play (SIP). Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Movies

Thousand Oaks Beat the heat with a family friendly movie. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Explore Opera!

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Join us for a special performance by professional singers from OPERA San Antonio. This interactive live performance is especially designed for children and families. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Pokémon Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Attention all Pokémon players! Join us for some Pokémon fun every other Monday. Feel free to bring your own device and cards. A limited number of devices will be available. Recommended for kids 12 and younger. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Lego Time!

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: LEGO® lovers unite! Come and get creative building with LEGOs and other fun blocks! Recommended for children ages 4-12, but all are welcome. Library provides all Lego bricks. Please note: Lego creations must stay at the library. Monday, July 22, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Bilingual Story Time

Carver Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Braulia Carrillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9180. Presenter/Instructor: Victoria Carr. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Bilingual Summer Reading Program

Johnston Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds and their caregivers and also school children. Pre-escolares disfrutan de cuentos infantiles y música en inglés y español que les ayudan a desarrollar sus habilidades literarias y fomentan su curiosidad. Recomendado para niños de tres a cinco años y sus cuidadores y tambien niños en edad escolar. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Elsy Jackson. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 210-9240. Presenter/Instructor: Elsy Jackson. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: This program will be held at the Children's Area. Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Movies Over the Moon: Transformers: Dark of the moon

Johnston The war between the Autobots and the Decepticons continues in this sequel, in which the Transformers must face a new menace connected to a mysterious wreck found on the moon by the Apollo 11 crew. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:40 PM.

Tobin Teen Time

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Join in an hour of Teen Time to play board games, make crafts, video games, etc. All ages 13-18 welcome! Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Tweens Create - Tie Dye Socks

Encino Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Tweens will create a different craft at each session. Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Tween Guardians of the Galaxy Party

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Join an intergalactic celebration at the Cody Library's Guardians of the Galaxy Party! Plant your own groot, play pass the orb, make perler bead creations, and decorate galaxy cookies. Exclusively for children ages 9 to 12. Monday, July 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer ESL mini classes for Adults

Pruitt This class is to welcome all new comers to our first time ESL class. We would like ease participants into ESL and not overwhelm them. All levels welcome. This is a 6 weeks mini course that we hope to expand starting up again in September. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rae Downen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Read to a Dog

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Children can practice their developing literacy skills by reading aloud individually to a therapy dog, which will be accompanied by the animal handler. All young readers are welcome. Monday, July 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Lego Time!

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Adults. Family. Additional Info: Come and get creative with Legos! Recommended for school-age children. Duplos are also available. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Monday, July 22, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Read to a Dog

Potranco Children are invited to the Potranco library to read to a certified therapy dog.This program helps children build the confidence needed to read out loud. *Kids must be able to read. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Abbey Jepson. Staff Contact Number/Email: abbigail.jepson@sanantonio.gov/ 210-207-9280. Presenter/Instructor: Ms. Elizabeth and Nero. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Must obtain a ticket at the library front desk starting at 3:00 pm and only 6 tickets will be given. Monday, July 22, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Bazan Library. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Monday, July 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Monday, July 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Lego Club

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Joseph Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: joseph.gonzales3@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Joseph. Audience: Family. Additional Info: Come be creative with LEGO bricks! Recommended for school-age children due to small size of some bricks. A limited number of DUPLO bricks are available for younger children. Please note: LEGO and DUPLO creations must stay at the library. Monday, July 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Digital Emergency

Parman Need help with SAPL's downloadable digital content such e-books, e-audiobooks, and the OverDrive, Libby, and RBDigital apps? Parman staff is here to assist you in a one-on-one session. Contact us to schedule your visit. Please bring your mobile device (eReader, Kindle, tablet, smart phone, etc.) fully charged and with all relevant login information so that we may best assist you. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Galaxy Night

Igo Let's seek out new life and new civilizations as we make galaxy magnets, nebula jars, enjoy freezy pops and watch a space-themed movie. Ages 13-18 only. While supplies last. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 only. Monday, July 22, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Come & Go Craft

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express Yourself! Come to the library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Monday, July 22, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Igo Ukulele Club

Igo Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Staff Contact Name: Erik Lumpkin. Audience: Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Players of all experience are welcome to show up with their instrument and play some new songs. We will also have 10 instruments available to reserve ahead of time, just contact Erik at the email address above. Monday, July 22, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Teen Anime Club: Japanese Food Series Night!

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Anime & Manga. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Presenter/Instructor: Chinatsu Oku. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Teen Anime Club is for any teen with an interest in anime and manga. Whether you're just getting started or you're already a huge otaku. Bring your suggestions for club activities and a friend! This week we will be making Onigiri (rice balls) with Chinatsu Oku from UTSA! [For ages 13 to 18 only]. Monday, July 22, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Craft & Movie Night

Great Northwest Visit the library for Teen Craft & Movie Monday for teens ages 13-18 years old. This week we are watching "Star Trek" and making rubber band rockets. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Teens ages 13-18 years old. Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Tom Kinsey-Learn Nature

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Getting Up Close and Learning More About Small Animals, Like Snakes, Rats, Birds, and Toads. Tom Kinsey is San Antonio’s favorite naturalist. Mr. Kinsey and his critters will be at the Las Palmas Branch Library for a hands-on opportunity to learn about nature. Designed for young children but all ages are welcome. Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Schaefer Chess Club

Schaefer Join us Monday evenings for Chess at Schaefer Branch Library. No experience required. Learn the basics or test your skills against other Schaefer patrons! Fun and relaxed learning environment, open to all ages. Chess sets provided. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Mason. Staff Contact Number/Email: mason.matthews@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Mason. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Chess for all ages and skill levels. Chess sets provided. 6:00 - 7:30pm at Schaefer Branch Library. Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Historical Fiction Book Group

Brook Hollow Join us for reading & discussing stories & adventures all over the world at all points in history! Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Acrylic Painting: Dawn & Dusk Over The Moon

Central ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Melissa Gomez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Professional Artist. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: Learn how to paint either dusk or dawn by a professional artist and create a beautiful art work with little or no experience with the painting. The art work can be yours. Painting supplies will be provided free of charge. Monday, July 22, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM.

Bedtime Stories

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: At this program we will share soothing stories and songs just in time for bedtime! Children are encouraged to come in their pajamas, and bring their favorite blanket or stuffed toy. Monday, July 22, 2019, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Play & Learn with Little Read Wagon

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes and join us for a story time and activities as we talk, sing, read, write and play our way towards being ready to read! For children 0-5 and their adults. Event Type(s): Play & Learn. Staff Contact Name: Cresencia Huff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2531 / cresencia.huff@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Little Read Wagon. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: This event is outdoors, rain or shine! Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, Pavilion 3 3503 Martin Luther King Dr. 78220. For more info visit www.mysapl.org.

Play & Learn

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Story Room. Event Type(s): Play & Learn. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Put on your play clothes and join us for a story time and activities as we talk, sing, read, write and play our way towards being ready to read! For children 0-5 and their adults. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Landa Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM.

Story time

Potranco Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Johnston Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months but young children of all ages are welcome. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Miss Tiffany. Audience: Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:10 AM – 11:00 AM.

Tween Time: WORLD BUILDERS

Great Northwest Using the earth's AWESOME supplies, history's BEST lessons and your CREATIVE talents, this is going to be an "OVER THE MOON" experience! Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Misty Gassaway. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:15 AM.

Toddler Time

Igo Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program starts. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM.

Toddler Time

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:05 AM.

Story Time

Westfall Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Imelda Merino. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9220/imelda.merino@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Imelda Merino. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Time

Encino Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Story Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Play time to follow to further promote early literacy skill building. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Kids Corner. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Landa Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM.

Story Time

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler, Two!

Igo Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program starts. Designed for eager and active two-year-olds and their caregivers, these sessions include stories, music and movement to foster developing early literacy skills. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time - We Scream for Ice Cream!

Encino Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Pan American Nutritious meals are important for kids to learn and grow, even when school is out. That’s why the Summer Food Service Program is offering meals for kids this summer at no cost. Visit SummerFood.org to find a meal site near you. Mas amigos. Mas comida. Todo el verano. Comida Amigos Diversion Padres: Durante el verano hay actividades de diversión y comida gratis para los ninos. No hay que registrar. Llama al 211, textea COMIDA al 877-877 o visite SummerFood.org para buscar un sitio. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza and/or Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: When the school year ends, summer meals begin! Starting June 1, the Summer Food Service Program is offering healthy meals for kids 18 and younger at no cost. Find a site near you by visiting SummerFood.org or Text FOODTX to 877-877. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

Alamo Area Woodcarvers

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Alamo Area Woodcarvers. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join the Alamo Area Woodcarvers for community carving. Beginners welcome. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM.

Kid's Time

Potranco Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Story Time

Johnston Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds but young children of all ages are welcome. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Miss Tiffany. Audience: Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:10 PM – 1:10 PM.

Summer Free Lunches

Bazan Free lunches served this summer for children 18 years of age and younger. Bazan will host free summer lunches Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30pm come and join us for lunch and a movie! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Summer lunches from the San Antonio Food Bank only for children 18yrs and younger. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

FREE Summer Lunches for Children & Teens

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Kathleen Fordyce. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Central Library serves free lunches for children and teens Monday through Thursday on the 3rd floor during the summer. The lunches are first come, first served. Thanks to our sponsor, the San Antonio Food Bank, for providing lunches for hungry kids and teens!! Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Dementia Workshop

Cody ***Registration is required*** Do you need assistance with dealing with a family member that may have dementia? If you need help understanding dementia, sign up today for this workshop. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Marcella McGowan. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2102079100. Presenter/Instructor: Cindy Robles. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Story Time

Igo Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program starts. Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3- to 5-year-olds and a caregiver. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Built It @ the Library

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: megan.stanley@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Megan Stanley. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Use Legos, Duplos, and Straws and Connectors to build. Recommended for ages 1 1/2 and up. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Fitness in the Park @ Semmes: Low Impact Circuit Training

Semmes Circuit training classes include a variety of activities geared toward increasing endurance, power, strength, stamina, and speed. Exercises focus on flexibility and agility, giving you a total body workout. An exercise "circuit" refers to one completion of all exercises in the program. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Family Movies

Thousand Oaks Beat the heat with a family friendly movie. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Time

Westfall Every week is different! You get to decide what activity we do. Sometimes we play board games, do crafts, play video games, or make crazy food, but there is always laughter and the chance to make new friends! Teens 13-18. Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Mission Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Why should kids have all the fun? Table Tennis Time just for adults! No matter your level of experience come and play at Mission. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Summer LEGO Camp for Teens

Pruitt Join us for some creative fun while building with Legos. Make new friends or meet up with old ones! Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Sheri Watkins. Staff Contact Number/Email: vertis.watkins@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Bazan Every Tuesday this summer teens will have an opportunity to make simple recipes. Every week Bazan will offer something different to make and enjoy eating! Please ask your teen librarian for more info. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: This is a teen only program for 13-18 yrs. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Happy Tails

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Audience: Kids. Adults. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Join us as Happy Tails returns with real animals and learn about their habits and habitats! Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

MAGIC TREE HOUSE CLUB #3

Great Northwest MUMMIES IN THE MORNING-- Learn about Annie and Jack and their exciting journeys as they travel through time and space. Crafts, games, drawing, puzzles, stories--it will all be there. Bring the whole family! Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM.

Movie Tuesday:Over the Moon!

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await you on Movie Tuesday at the Guerra Library. Join us for a free family- friendly movie. Free popcorn will be provided. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Chinese Language Club

Igo In this program children will have the opportunity to learn Chinese words, letters and Chinese culture. The class takes place over the course of 8 weeks. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Languages. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Sarah Hu. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Movies

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Escape the heat! Join us in our air conditioned meeting room every Tuesday for family friendly movies for all ages. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Metro Health: Sexual Health Screening

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Metro Health is bringing sexual health services directly to the public. The clinic offers visitors free contraceptives, health and wellness information and free sexual health screenings. Metro staff will be in the library meeting room. Feel free to stop by for a sexual health screening or for free information. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Kids Time

Tobin Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Lego Club

Potranco Come be creative with LEGO bricks! Recommended for school-age children due to small size of some bricks. A limited number of DUPLO bricks are available for younger children. Please note: LEGO and DUPLO creations must stay at the library. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Teen Time

Mission Teens (13-18) are welcome to join us each week during the summer for a different activity including board and video games, movies, crafts, cooking, and more. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

LEGO Time!

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Bazan Library. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come be creative with Lego bricks! Recommended for school age children. Please note: Lego creations must stay in the library. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Chess Club!

Cody Join us on Tuesdays at 4PM for strategy and games. Feel free to bring your own chessboard! All skill levels welcome, including beginners. Ages 7 & up. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Amy Rae Weaver. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: All Ages. Additional Info: Join us on Tuesdays at 4PM for strategy and games. Feel free to bring your own chessboard! All skill levels welcome, including beginners. Ages 7 & up. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

LegoClub

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come be creative with Lego bricks! Recommended for school age children. Please note: Lego creations must stay in the library. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Kids time

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Kids Corner. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Lego Club

Johnston LEGO® lovers unite! Come and get creative with LEGOs! Recommended for children ages 3-12, but all are welcome. Library provides all Lego. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Please note: Lego creations must stay at the library. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Landa Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Kids Time - Food as Round as the Moon

Encino Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Summer Food Program

Potranco Join us for a nutritious snack at the library this summer. Snacks are provided by the San Antonio Food Bank and will be offered on Tuesdays and Fridays from 4pm-5pm. Ages 1-18 are welcome. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Club

Parman Come play with LEGO! Be creative. Build something amazing. Recommended for school age children (5-12 years) due to small size of bricks. Please note that LEGO creations stay at the library. Free event. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room B. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Pruitt Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for kids. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Time

Semmes All teens are welcome to study, play games, or hang out. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM.

Teen Time @ Maverick

Maverick Tired of the same old summer plans? Mix it up this summer with Teen Time @ Maverick! It’s YOUR program; YOU decide what you want to do – watch a movie & snack, do a craft, play video or tabletop games? See you Tuesdays @ 5:30! Branch Location: Maverick Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Mary Lou Bleichwehl. Staff Contact Number/Email: mary.bleichwehl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Make some new friends or just bring your old ones with you! Ages 13 – 18 only. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-2703. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: If your high school age, feel free to join us for a variety of games and other activities. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 5:45 PM – 7:45 PM.

Teen Time!

Cody Ages 13-18 only! Come to Teen Time for art, crafting, technology, competition, or something completely different. You decide what we do! Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Amy Rae Weaver. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 only! Come to Teen Time for art, crafting, technology, competition, or something completely different. You decide what we do! Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Adult Coloring and COAST

Cortez Join us for our weekly adult coloring and COAST (Cortez Older Adult Social Time)! We'll have puzzles, games, coloring, light refreshments and music playing while you chat with your neighbors and relax. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Madeline Vasquez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9130. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Summer Reading Adult Craft: Moon Rocks

Tobin Design and paint a moon rock. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Mission Dark Bishop Chess Club

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. All Ages. Additional Info: Whether you are just learning or are a master join us to play and learn. All ages and skill levels are welcome! Open to new players. No registration required. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Using Census Records in Genealogical Research

Kampmann Library Portal Learn how to use census records in family history research. The main emphasis will be on US federal census population schedules but other types of census records will also be discussed. Branch Location: Kampmann Library Portal. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Matt De Waelsche. Staff Contact Number/Email: thomas.dewaelsche@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Matt De Waelsche. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Texana/Genealogy. Additional Info: Registration is recommended. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Meet the Author: Richard Blanco

Central Richard Blanco is the fifth presidential inaugural poet in U.S. history—the youngest, first Latino, immigrant, and gay person to serve in such a role. Born in Madrid to Cuban exile parents and raised in Miami, the negotiation of cultural identity and place characterize his body of work. He is the author of the poetry collections ‘Looking for the Gulf Motel’ ‘Directions to the Beach of the Dead’ and ‘City of a Hundred Fires’; the poetry chapbooks ‘Matters of the Sea’ ‘One Today’ and ‘Boston Strong’; a children’s book of his inaugural poem, “One Today,” illustrated by Dav Pilkey; and ‘Boundaries’ a collaboration with photographer Jacob Hessler. His latest book of poems, ‘How to Love a Country’ (Beacon Press, 2019), both interrogates the American narrative, past and present, and celebrates the still unkept promise of its ideals. He has also authored the memoirs ‘The Prince of Los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood’ and ‘For All of Us, One Today: An Inaugural Poet’s Journey’. Blanco’s many honors include the Agn… Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Staff Contact Name: Emma Hernandez. Staff Contact Number/Email: emma.hernandez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Richard Blanco. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Additional Info: The Central Library has available parking in an attached City parking garage with an entrance on Soledad Street. When visiting the Central Library, please bring your ticket with you. Tickets are validated at the Central Library 1st floor Information Desk near the public computer area. This is a self-service process and only takes a few seconds. Staff will be happy to help if you have any questions. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

Game Night

Memorial Get your game on at the library! Come and have fun playing a variety of awesome games: Jenga, Kerplunk, bowling, Hungry Hungry Hippos, and more! Cotton candy and other refreshments will be provided. Program is free to attend. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Freddy Hudson. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9140. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

DIY U: Journaling

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Please join us for our adult only DIY craft night where we'll be journaling. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Twisted Stitches

Potranco Love all things woolly? We are the group for you. Sew, knit, and crochet, anything your fiber loving heart desires. We are an easy going meet-up group. We do have some supplies for your use including yarn, crochet hooks and knitting needles. I will have an easy beginner pattern to follow for those of you that would like it. Come out and enjoy the fun!! For ages 9 and up. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Miranda O'Neill. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Meet-up group for ages 9 and up. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.