How are local journalists navigating when even the most prestigious news organizations are being undermined and attacked, and reporters are threatened? That was the catalyst for a special DreamWeek panel hosted by Dhawn Martin of the SoL Center. The panel discussion was led by San Antonio Express-News journalist Elaine Ayala.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 13 2017 - 4:11pm
How do people in an evolving urban neighborhood such as Dignowity Park help homeless individuals and grapple with the root causes? That was the question posed to DreamWeek San Antonio panelists Jan. 11 at San Antonio Central Library. Participants said there are plenty of ways for a neighborhood to use its assets, collaborate and address homelessness.
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 12 2017 - 12:18am
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 CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 11 2017 - 3:38pm
Updated: Replay the webcast of a conversation about Homelessness in San Antonio, hosted by Dignowity Hill Neighborhood Association, on Jan. 11, 2017 at Central Library. Scroll down to read an article about the event by Edmond Ortiz.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 4 2017 - 8:06pm
Replay the video of the NOWCastSA webcast of We The People, a Conversation of the Heart, produced by CompassionNET San Antonio and the interfaith San Antonio peaceCENTER recorded at the Oblate School of Theology, Whitley Theological Center on Jan. 5. Partners in the conversation include Celebration Circle, Dialogue Institute, Dreamweek San Antonio, Episcopal Church of Reconciliation, Esperanza Center for Peace and Justice, InterReligious Council of San Antonio, Jewish Federation of San Antonio, Our Lady of the Lake University, SoL Center, and TPR's Dare to Listen.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Dec 19 2016 - 3:30pm
The Office of EastPoint would like to host an open house during DreamWeek to highlight the Eastside Education & Training Center. The event is free and open to the public.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Dec 13 2016 - 3:25pm
On January 9, the Bibliotech will be holding an introductory Coding Session for kids of all ages. LightBot Jr. activity for ages 6 and up: Utilizing a simple interface and colorful graphics, LightBot Jr. engages young learners with coding puzzles. Code Combat activity for ages 10 and up: Code Combat teaches movement and coding for various languages in an appealing video game format. For additional details, be sure to call 210.631.0190 The event is free and open to the public.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Dec 13 2016 - 3:04pm
CORRECTION: This calendar entry was orginally posted for Jan. 4. However, it has been updated with the correct date of Jan. 15. Forest Hills Library proudly presents Veronica Castillo and an exhibit of her Trees of Life. "I thank the universe for having been in the midst of the intergenerated family, the creators of the Tree of LIfe. Playing with the elements of life LAND, WATER, AIR, and FIRE is special.. one can create pieces that .. tell the history of families or of cultures or societies that have vanished."
Written by urban15 on Jan 4 2016 - 5:08pm
URBAN-15 opens the new year with Sonic Provocations, a new series that provides a setting for sound artists to showcase original material, taking it out of the laboratory and into the ears of the public. Sonic Provocations offers artists the creative freedom to present their work beyond the constraints of audience expectation--and offers audiences the opportunity to experience something acoustically different and unique.