Few people in San Antonio know about the indigenous tribe who roamed what is now Hemisfair and San Pedro Springs area. Before San Antonio was given its current name, it was called Yanaguana and was inhabited by the Payaya. The Payaya predates the Spanish settlement on the San Antonio River, and yet, their history is basically unknown to San Antonians.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 27 2021 - 10:40am
From the City of Boerne website: Join us on Saturday, October 2nd, at Main Plaza. The Boerne Book & Arts Festival will take place from 10:00am to 4:30pm! Please see below for the schedule of programs featured on the main stage. For more info, click here!
Written by esperanzacenter on Sep 24 2021 - 5:42pm
Save the date! “Coming Out Coming Home,” a virtual discussion with Adelina Anthony and moderated by Dr. Jackie Cuevas will take place on October 1, 2021 at 7:00pm CST. This event is in celebration of Latino Heritage Month and National Coming Out Month! Adelina, a Two-Spirit Xicana Lesbian Feminist Artist, will speak to themes around “home” and how her upbringing in San Antonio shaped her as an artist. At the end of the discussion, there will be a short Q&A.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Sep 24 2021 - 3:23pm
Replay the webcast of Living in My Skin: A Faithful Conversation on Anti-racism, presented by San Antonio Faith-Based Initiative at Whitley Theological Center, 284 Oblate Drive. This webcast ws sponsored in part by the peaceCENTER, enabling anyone to replay the video for free, right here on this page. Watch the complete video, or scroll down to read comments from the participants.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:46pm
From the PRIDE San Antonio website: San Antonio QFest is committed to bringing awareness of the LGBTQ community to the greater San Antonio region. To achieve this goal the festival will showcase film pieces of art which will illustrate the community by being created for, by, or about the LGBTQ community. http://www.pridesanantonio.org/sa-qfest-film-festival.html
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:39pm
From the Texas Butterfly Ranch website: The Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival is BACK! Our sixth annual Festival unfolds with multiple events this year throughout October. Festival day occurs Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Confluence Park. PLEASE JOIN US! You’ll learn about the monarch butterfly migration, the importance of the wildlife pollinators that make one out of every three bites of our food possible, and our special connections to Canada and Mexico.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:35pm
From The Tower of the Americas Facebook page: Join us for Market Day at the Tower! We will be featuring over 30 local vendors from across San Antonio. You can come browse, shop and enjoy! This is a FREE family-friendly event with food and music! If you’re interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Amber Nemer at email@example.com or call 210-223-3101 ext. 223. *Event is free and open to the public. *Parking rates apply. Please visit our website for more information. *Event is subject to change or cancel without prior notice.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:31pm
From the Water Lantern Festival website: Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven't met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience. Each adult ticket comes with the following:
Written by Amanda Evrard on Sep 17 2021 - 5:09pm
The Executive Book Review presents its Fourth Friday event. Judy Zimmerman will present on Leadership from the Inside Out by Kevin Cashman - and you do not have to read the book in advance to participate. Register to attend via Zoom at https://executivebookreviewinc.wildapricot.org/events/ - you must register in order to receive the Zoom link to participate. The following information is shared from the Executive Book Review website:
Written by City of San Antonio on Sep 13 2021 - 11:59am
The Lincoln Center Theater Production presents My Fair Lady September 21-26. From Lincoln Center Theater that brought you The King & I and South Pacific, comes Lerner & Loewe’s MY FAIR LADY. Director Bartlett Sher’s glowing production is “thrilling, glorious and better than it ever was” (New York Times). “Every so often a revival comes along that reminds you how indispensable great theater can be” (NY1). For more information, click here!