Replay the video from the webcast of a presentation by John Underwood, a nationally recognized human performance speaker, discussing the damaging effects of alcohol and other drugs on athletic performance. The event was sponsored by the San Antonio Council on Alcohol & Drug Awareness in partnership with Boerne-Samuel V. Champion High School PTO & Boerne High School PTO, thanks to funding from the Community Foundation of the Texas Hill Country. The webcast was underwritten by the San Antonio Council on Alcohol & Drug Awareness.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 5 2019 - 7:33pm
Written by Guest (not verified) on Oct 13 2017 - 9:20pm
Screened Heart Conditions: Below is a brief description of the heart conditions AugustHeart screens for, representing some of the more common causes of why young adults might die suddenly. HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY: This is a problem of the heart muscle where the bottom chambers (or ventricles) are too thick. The risk of this condition has been reported to be as frequent as 1 in 500 individuals.
Written by Esther@SAPL on Apr 14 2017 - 9:03am
Join us as local teens, clubs, and organizations convene for music and digital arts, a teen art show, spoken word, performing arts, fashion, short film screenings, an arts slam, and dance performances. You can also check out an art-themed escape room! Teens (ages 13 – 18) will get an opportunity to meet with local organizations that support teens and the arts to find out more about how to get involved. Teen Arts Fest is one of many annual events produced for teens, by teens from Eclectic Electric at the Teen Library at Central.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Jan 25 2017 - 5:54pm
Y'all are invited to the most rootin' tootin' rodeo this side of Loop 1604! There will be light refreshment provided for the whole family, from the little cowboys and cowgirls to the old timers. All will be served as we got grub to give. Bring the young-uns for some good time games and crafts. Take a picture with photo props and stick around for the petting zoo. All the fun will on Saturday, February 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ya'll come!
Written by Esther@SAPL on Oct 19 2016 - 2:54pm
Rock the Plaza is a concert featuring teen musicians from Take Note, the San Antonio Music Academy, Eclectic Electric, and teens from SA schools. This year we fuse Rock and Mariachi for the show!
Written by Esther@SAPL on Sep 1 2016 - 11:11am
This event will feature teen musicians and digital artists from San Antonio Music Academy, Eclectic Electric and the AM Project; workshops with Alex Rubio and Allison C. Valdivia; spoken work featuring Fresh Ink; short film screenings, dance, and more. This event is produced by teens, for teens. Visit mysapl.org for more information.
Written by San Antonio AI… on Aug 13 2015 - 11:29am
School will soon be back in session for youth across the city. Unfortunately, there are some topics they won’t be learning about in the classroom. Topics such as bullying, mental health, sex and STD prevention aren’t always discussed openly in schools. That’s why the San Antonio AIDS Foundation (SAAF, “sāf”) created Teen Talk, a website dedicated to providing youth throughout the state with relevant and accurate information about a variety of topics related to their lives.
Written by Esther@SAPL on Apr 22 2015 - 10:25am
These feelings are one of the major markers for suicide risk. Kids who feel hopeless are seven times more likely to attempt suicide compared to other kids. Please be part of a conversation and presentation with Ms. Melissa Tijerina from the Center for Health Care Services and Dr. Geoff Gentry with the Clarity Child Guidance Center about confronting this critical situation and coordinating a response for San Antonio youth.
Written by Anais Biera Miracle on Sep 17 2014 - 10:41am
The Children’s Shelter announces the launch of iParent SA® Teen HOPES, a free home visitation program for teen parents. Home visitation programs strengthen and improve parenting skills and practices, increase parental knowledge of child development, prevent child abuse and neglect, and decrease subsequent teen births.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Apr 10 2014 - 10:56am
The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for children and teens. Through a partnership with OverDrive, Inc., Children and Teen eReading Rooms are now available at mysapl.org. The eReading rooms provide a virtual environment for children and teens to browse within the SAPL digital library.