Backpack giveaway at area libraries

Backpack and school supplies giveaways will be held, while supplies last, on Saturday, Aug. 14 at Maverick Branch Library, 8700 Mystic Park, Forest Hills Branch Library, 5245 Ingram Road and Memorial Branch Library, 3222 Culebra Road.

Any child of elementary school age with a San Antonio Public Library card or who registers for a library card is eligible to pick up a backpack. Library cards are free to any resident of Bexar County upon presentation of photo identification and proof of residence in the county.

For more information, call (210) 207-2727.