Written by Amanda Evrard on Jul 21 2011 - 1:05pm
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Written by Connect for Life on Jul 21 2011 - 12:17pm
Fox 29 Give to Live blood DriveYou can donate to the blood drive August 1st-7th at any neighborhood donor room, visit southtexasblood.org for hours & locations or see the map below. Or, on Friday, August 5, Join Fox 29 at the Donor Pavilion from 6am-6pm (Location A on the map below).
Written by Joe Ruiz on Jul 19 2011 - 9:54am
WATCH THE REPLAY: The latest in a series of public meetings designed to receive the public's input into changes they would like around the San Antonio area is scheduled for Tuesday, July 19. NOWCastSA will be streaming the event from La Villita's Assembly Building in downtown San Antonio.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jul 18 2011 - 5:03pm
Join the Office of Historic Preservation at its 3rd annual Historic Homeowner Fair from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 27 at the historic Thomas Jefferson High School, located at 723 Donaldson Avenue.Discover the best ways to care for your older home and preserve its value for future generations to enjoy. Get information on tax incentives and financial assistance available to owners of historic properties, landscaping for historic properties, historic window restoration and more.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 13 2011 - 8:29pm
Artist Diana Kersey's ceramic panels on the Mulberry Avenue Bridge at Brackenridge Park whimsically depict the life cycle of the Texas Gulf Coast Toad, from mating to egg, to tadpole to toad again. Kersey was commissioned to do the public art under the city's Public Art San Antonio program, and she chronicled the process on her blog, dianakersey.blogspot.com
Written by Elizabeth Allen on Jul 13 2011 - 11:36am
Scientific evidence and personal stories presented in free lectureSAN ANTONIO (July 8, 2011) – The importance of the spirit in fighting cancer, or any illness, should not be underestimated by physicians, said Ian M. Thompson, M.D., and that will be the topic of the next free public lecture at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at the UT Health Science Center.“You cannot simply deal with the body,” said Dr. Thompson, director of the CTRC. “You must also deal with the mind and the spirit as well.”
Written by Avenida Guadalupe on Jul 7 2011 - 2:23pm
Join us as we build a playground to serve the families of the Avenida neighborhood. No experience necessary, just willing hands. This project is part of KaBOOM! and sponsored by Kool-Aid to bring fun play spaces to communities across the country, including ours. For more information, call us at 210-223-3151.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jul 7 2011 - 1:48pm
San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department presents family oriented activities targeted at children ages 7 to 11 years. Learn about the raptors; hawks, falcons, eagles, vultures and owls – their feeding habits and behavior. Dissect an owl pellet.$5 a class with a maximum of $10 per family per class. Call 564-6402.
Written by lbengtson on Jun 30 2011 - 2:43pm
Line dance classes will be offered for 13 Sundays beginning on July 17, from 1 to 2:30 p.m.  Participants will learn some intermediate-level dances in preparation for the Texas Line Dance Jamboree October 14-15, 2011 in Montgomery, Texas, but we will also just dance for fun--taking requests and doing some easy dances to get in our Sunday exercise.  Requested donation will be $2 per class, or $20 for all 13 classes.
Written by lbengtson on Jun 30 2011 - 2:11pm
Learn and enjoy traditional American dancing in a beautiful dance hall with terrific, friendly people!  We'll have live music, you can learn how to do this type of dancing in about 15 minutes, no partner is necessary (it's our tradition to swtich partners after each dance) and every dance is taught.  Anyone can ask anyone to dance.  Mingle and enjoy refreshments during the short break at 9 p.m. Caller/instructor:  Anthony Risenhoover of Floresville.   Band:  Roger Wiseman & Friends