Written by City of San Antonio on May 1 2021 - 12:59pm
The 1st Annual Southside Book Fair will be held on May 16, 2021. Hosted by Live from the Southside, Scooby Van of San Antonio, and Brooster’s Backyard Icehouse, local Southside authors and other Texas authors will be featured. The book fair will showcase up to twenty authors who will be autographing and selling their books. A kid’s writing contest will be held to encourage kids to write and share their stories. The top three winners will be awarded prizes and featured in Live From the Southside Magazine.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 25 2021 - 11:11pm
The COVID-19 pandemic, having disrupted many elements of society, also helped to further expose problems affecting students and educators, including the digital divide and struggles to grow the educational workforce pipeline. Experts addressed these and other issues at South by Southwest (SXSW) EDU, the education-centric portion of the annual Austin-based SXSW festival The pandemic’s emergence last spring caused the abrupt cancellation of all SXSW activities in 2020. This year, SXSW EDU and main SXSW occurred completely online, March 9-11.
Written by BexarCounty on Mar 18 2021 - 7:35am
Centro San Antonio’s Main Street Team, in collaboration with Geekdom, Launch SA, Modern Managed IT and the San Antonio Business Calendar, has created “Optimizing Your Online Presence,” a webinar series for small businesses. The six-part series is designed to give participants a how-to overview on social media, online sales, safe and easy web building, automated customer management and search engine optimization. Each of these segments will take the form of a conversation between a subject matter expert and a business owner.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 17 2021 - 11:44pm
Although the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many parts of civilization, U.S. educators, students and educational advocates have continued to battle for social equity in the classroom. Experts addressed these and other issues at South by Southwest (SXSW) EDU, the education-centric portion of the annual Austin-based SXSW festival. The pandemic’s emergence last spring caused the abrupt cancellation of all SXSW activities in 2020. This year, on March 9-11, SXSW EDU and main SXSW took place completely online.
Written by Jeanne Albrecht on Mar 14 2021 - 11:22am
Join experts virtually at "Strong Minds & Happy Hearts" on Wednesday, Mar 17 to learn about warning signs, where to find help, and connect with other parents and professionals. This virtual event is free and open to the public.
Written by BexarCounty on Mar 4 2021 - 10:36pm
Centro San Antonio’s Main Street Team, in collaboration with Geekdom, Launch SA, Modern Managed IT and the San Antonio Business Calendar, has created “Optimizing Your Online Presence,” a webinar series for small businesses. The six-part series is designed to give participants a how-to overview on social media, online sales, safe and easy web building, automated customer management and search engine optimization.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 3 2021 - 3:34pm
San Antonio's landmark Woolworth Building and its civil rights legacy will be preserved, along with a public civic space, under a new plan for the Alamo Plaza, Mayor Ron Nirenberg said. His pledge came after he replaced Councilman Roberto Treviño as Tri-Chair of the Alamo Citizens Advisory Committee and on the Alamo Management Committee with Councilwoman Rebecca Viagran, and added two Black champions of civil rights history to the Advisory Committee. 
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Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jan 14 2021 - 1:38pm
Poetry is one of humanity’s oldest forms of expression and can be used to create deep connections between poets and the worlds they inhabit. Teachers and other community members also use poetry to connect people who feel displaced. A unique project in San Antonio is using poetry to celebrate World Refugee Day and to create myriad connections for displaced people. Refugees flee from their home countries to preserve their lives and seeking liberty and hoping to find happiness through peace.