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Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 17 2019 - 12:19pm
Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the Encino Branch Library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Tweens will create a different craft at each session. This program is for nine to twelve year olds.
Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 17 2019 - 12:15pm
Come to the Johnston Branch Library for a screening of The Polar Express. The Academy Award-winning team of Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) reunite for The Polar Express, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 17 2019 - 12:10pm
Personalize your own clay Christmas ornament at the Cortez Branch Library. You'll receive a blank ornament to decorate with a variety of paint, beads and glitter and then you can take home your creation to put on your tree.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Dec 17 2019 - 12:01pm
Have fun over the holidays making your own cool, winter hat while learning the basics of loom knitting at Pruitt Branch Library. Classes are Monday, Dec. 23; Sunday, Dec. 29; Thursday, Jan. 2 and Friday, Jan. 3. All supplies are provided; or you are welcome to bring your own. Registration starts Dec. 7 either in person or by telephone. In order to complete the hat, you must attend a minimum of three sessions. Space is limited to the first 20 registrants. Registrants may not bring guests, including children 9 years and younger.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Dec 17 2019 - 11:59am
Join us at the Pan American Branch Library on Dec. 22 for anime themed holiday fun! There will be a Japanese music playlist, crafts, coloring, and treats. Feel free to cosplay and/or wear cute holiday accessories. All ages are welcome.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Dec 17 2019 - 11:52am
Join us Dec. 22 at Memorial Branch Library for a screening of Elf, a classic Christmas flick! Summary: A young orphan named Buddy mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag and is transported back to the North Pole to be raised as an elf. Years later, Buddy learns he is not really an elf and goes on a journey to New York to find his true identity. Starring Will Ferrell. Rated PG
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Dec 17 2019 - 11:49am
Let’s hang out and draw at Pan American Branch Library. Bring your favorite drawing supplies or use ours. For Teens and Adults Theme- Holiday and New Year’s Cards
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Dec 17 2019 - 11:45am
Get in the holiday spirit by wrapping your Christmas gifts at the Memorial Branch Library! Bring your gifts, and we'll provide the gift wrap, bows, ribbon, and tissue paper. A limited number of gift boxes and bags will be provided, so bring your own if you like. Holiday music will be played during the program, so be ready to spread some cheer at the library! Program is free to attend. Supplies are limited.  
Written by Edward Olvera on Dec 17 2019 - 11:36am
Celebrate the Holidays with beautiful all time Holiday favorites by Ukulele ladies & Gents of Lions Club, San Antonio.