Written by Vivian Lopez on Sep 27 2022 - 1:49pm
David Carlson will provide an overview of the Bexar County Spanish Archives, which, in addition to serving as the repository for the Spanish-language records of Bexar County’s early history, also provide research assistance in family history. For genealogists just getting started, or more seasoned researchers facing a “brick wall,” a visit to the Spanish Archives might offer a guide on where to turn next. 
Written by Vivian Lopez on Sep 27 2022 - 1:28pm
Activist/Musician Joaquín Muerte will host a live episode of his original podcast, “Xicanx Versus Aliens,” an exploration of “all things UFO, cryptozoology, paranormal, occult y mas from a person of color perspective.” Actors Jesse Borrego and Désirée K. Segura join Muerte to discuss Latinx sci-fi cinema, followed by a curated selection of cosmic infused short films. 
Written by Yasmin-Gonzalez on May 5 2022 - 11:38pm
SAPL is celebrating with programs, activities, and online content throughout May.
Written by Yasmin-Gonzalez on May 5 2022 - 11:16pm
SAPL is celebrating with programs, activities, and online content throughout May.
Written by Vivian Lopez on Feb 9 2022 - 8:00pm
African Americans in San Antonio have a zeal for preserving their cultural legacy and heritage but the transformation of certain historic spaces due in part to gentrification leads to the question: is enough being done to preserve African American cultural memory and heritage in this time of change? Learn more during this online program. Open to all ages. 
Written by Vivian Lopez on Feb 9 2022 - 7:41pm
Join us for this virtual Zoom event with author, Tiff Smitty, as she discusses her book, Be My Peace
Written by Vivian Lopez on Feb 9 2022 - 7:36pm
SAPL is excited to welcome compelling children's and young adult author Varian Johnson for a discussion about his life and work, and to answer your questions! Recommended for ages 8 and up.  
Written by Beth Graham on May 15 2020 - 9:55pm
On Saturday, May 20, 1995, the whole community celebrated as the San Antonio Public Library (SAPL) held the grand opening of the "Big Enchilada," the Central Library. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 28 2020 - 3:23pm
Join NOWCastSA and the San Antonio Public Library on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, for a webcast of the closing reception of the Holocaust Learn and Remember series, which focused this year on the stories of Women in the Holocaust. Beginning at 6 p.m., Caroline Weinberg will speak about her grandmother’s story of surviving five years in Nazi slave labor camps. The experiences of Weinberg's grandmother, Sala Garncarz Kirschner, are portrayed in the exhibit "Letters to Sala," displayed in the Central Library gallery.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 31 2019 - 3:19pm
Replay the video from the webcast of a conversation with Puerto Rican writer Esmeralda Santiago who delighted an audience at Central Library on Nov. 2 discussing her life and literary career. Thanks to support from the San Antonio Public Library, anyone can watch the event live or replay it later. The event is made possible by the San Antonio Public Library and Puerto Rican Heritage Society in celebration of their 35th Anniversary. A book-signing will follow.