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Written by SUIVES on Jan 13, 2017
LIVE NOW: The 11th Annual San Antonio Blessing of the Peacemakers will take place on Sunday, Feb. 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Whitley Center of the Oblate School of Theology.
Written by Jason Gil on Jan 13, 2017
This coming Second Saturday, Jan. 14 from 7 p.m. till 10 p.m., Dock Space Gallery will be showcasing Rodolfo Choperena’s “Interventions of Light”, a phantasmagorical photography exhibit inspired by Carl Sagan.
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 12, 2017
Verónica Castillo specializes in Trees of Life. The branches of her clay trees are not only ornamented with the usual leaves and flowers, but also singing birds, dancing dogs, and strolling guitarists may adorn the foliage.   The Forest Hills Branch Library, 5245 Ingram Road, is featuring the intricate ceramic artwork of Castillo, a recipient of the prestigious National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellowship, until March 15.  
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 11, 2017
Black Lives Matter is more than just a buzzword for the decade. It has been the focus for African-American activists for more than 50 years.   The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), formed in the 1960s, was one of the most important organizations of the local Civil Rights Movement. On Friday, Nov. 18, leaders of SNCC and the Black Power Party held a poetry reading at the Little Carver Theater.  
Written by Rudy Arispe on Jan 10, 2017
Women from San Antonio and surrounding counties, from virtually all walks of life, are invited to the “Drive for Five” membership kick-off event for Impact San Antonio from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway.