Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 15 2014 - 11:58am
As Easter weekend nears, Animal Care Services reminds residents the sale of baby animals as holiday novelties is illegal in San Antonio. Under San Antonio ordinance, it is illegal for any person to sell or offer for sale, barter, lease, rent or give away baby chicks or ducklings or rabbits less than 8 weeks old as pets or novelties.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 10 2014 - 10:56am
The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for children and teens.  Through a partnership with OverDrive, Inc., Children and Teen eReading Rooms are now available at mysapl.org. The eReading rooms provide a virtual environment for children and teens to browse within the SAPL digital library.
Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 10 2014 - 10:46am
Fiesta San Antonio, the annual citywide celebration commemorating the history and culture of San Antonio, kicks off on April 10 and will welcome locals and visitors from all over who attend the annual event to enjoy the many festivities. Mayor Julián Castro and the City of San Antonio continue to encourage Fiesta-goers to think “green” by recycling, making healthier choices, and by enjoying parades designated as smoke-free areas.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 1 2014 - 3:31pm
April is National Poetry Month, a time to reflect on and celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture. The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, aims to accomplish this through hosting a variety of events throughout the month, at various branch locations. Central Library, 600 Soledad St., 78205 - Tuesday, April 22, 6:30pm
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 1 2014 - 3:27pm
April is National Poetry Month, a time to reflect on and celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture. The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, aims to accomplish this through hosting a variety of events throughout the month, at various branch locations. Westfall Branch Library, 6111 Rosedale Ct., 78201 – Thursday, April 17, 4pm
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 1 2014 - 3:06pm
April is National Poetry Month, a time to reflect on and celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture. The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, aims to accomplish this through hosting a variety of events throughout the month, at various branch locations. Memorial Branch Library, 3222 Culebra Rd., 78228 –Tuesday, April 8, 6:30pm
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 1 2014 - 12:42pm
New to the 2nd annual San Antonio Book Festival is Literary Death Match where four authors perform their most outstanding writing in less than seven minutes and three all-star judges decide which two writers advance to the finals. Sharp commentary--with audience participation-- determines who is crowned Champion. With special thanks to Las Casas Foundation, the Literary Death Match will be held at the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre on Saturday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m. The Festival is a program of the San Antonio Public Library Foundation. $10 - Mezzanine Seating
Written by Kris_Serold on Mar 13 2014 - 11:54am
How close are we to discover new alien worlds and alien life? What are the differences between androids and robots? What inspires scientists, writers and filmmakers? What do we hope CURIOSITY will find on Mars? Let’s find out!
Written by Kris_Serold on Mar 11 2014 - 1:53pm
The San Antonio Public Library invites teens ages 13-18 to visit Central Library on Friday, March 14 at 2:00 p.m. for a chance to learn coding and 3D printing from Best Buy’s Geek Squad Agents.
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 11 2014 - 11:42am
Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved an order banning outdoor burning in unincorporated Bexar County. Fire Marshal Craig Roberts told the court the Keetch-Byram Drought Index, KBDI, is above 400 and there has been an increase in the number of grass fires.