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Written by esperanzacenter on Dec 5 2019 - 5:43pm
Join us Saturday, December 21, for Noche Azul de Esperanza, our monthly concert with Azul Barrientos! Musicians accompanying Azul: TBA. Doors open around 7:30 p.m. Admission is $7 más o menos at the door, but any more donations are appreciated.
Written by centro_aztlan on Dec 5 2019 - 1:37pm
  Join Centro Cultural Aztlan at the opening reception Celebración a la Virgen de Guadalupe Exhibit and Art Market, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 1800 Fredericksburg Rd.
Written by City of San Antonio on Dec 4 2019 - 8:41pm
The third meeting on the new city park next to the Hays Street Bridge will be Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the Ella Austin Community Center Auditorium, 1023 N. Pine Street. San Antonio Parks and Recreation is hosting the public input regarding the development of a new city park on Cherry Street, to be called The Berkley V. and Vincent M. Dawson Park.
Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 4 2019 - 12:00pm
At the close of its 25 anniversary year, American Indians in Texas at the Spanish Colonial Missions (AIT) is hosting The Four Seasons Indian Market at the Spanish Governor’s Palace, 105 Plaza de Armas. The event is a free,family-friendly celebration of native culture. Featured exhibitors include an array of diverse artisans. Additionally, there is story telling by Grandmother Coyote, Emma Ortega, live music, poetry and a historical exhibit.   
Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 4 2019 - 11:56am
At the close of its 25 anniversary year, American Indians in Texas at the Spanish Colonial Missions (AIT) is hosting the Fourth Annual Pecan Harvest, a fundraiser for AIT, at Progresso Hall, 1306 Guadalupe St. To honor and reflect upon traditional foods of the Native people in Northern Mexico and Southern Texas, a buffet dinner will be based on pecan-themed food and beverages. Pecans flourished in this region long before the Spaniards arrived, and the Natives recognized the versatility of this protein.
Written by Edward Olvera on Nov 20 2019 - 11:26am
WHEN: Friday, November 22, 2019 6:00-9:00pm Saturday, November 23, 2019 10:00am-6:00pm Sunday, November 24, 2019 10:00am-6:00pm WHERE: Centro Cultural Aztlan, 1800 Fredericksburg Rd., #103, SATX 78201 CONTACT: Ruth Guajardo 210-432-1896 Malena Gonzalez-Cid 210-432-1896
Written by esperanzacenter on Nov 13 2019 - 3:43pm
The Esperanza Peace and Justice Center celebrates 30 years of combining the arts with economic sustainability, international exchange, and social consciousness. Peace Market provides a family-friendly safe environment that honors the importance of moments and spaces where people gather outdoors and indoors together as community. This year the market will be held on Friday, Nov. 29 & Saturday, Nov. 30 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 1, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Written by Edward Olvera on Nov 8 2019 - 1:33pm
St. Paul United Methodist Church is celebrating its 80th anniversary of their one of a kind Möller Pipe Organ.     To commemorate, they will be holding two events: Shine Your Light on Nov. 7 and a Culmination Concert on Nov. 17, where the community is invited to participate.
Written by Edward Olvera on Nov 8 2019 - 1:29pm
St. Paul United Methodist Church continues to celebrate the 80th anniversary of their Möller Pipe Organ. The organ was designed especially for the church in 1939 by the M.P. Möller Pipe Organ Company in Greencastle, PA.  In celebration of this milestone, the church will hold an event, Shine Your Light, on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 where the public is invited to enjoy a live performance by the internationally recognized A Cappella Choir of Wiley College from Marshall, TX.