Events

The Esperanza Peace and Justice Center and The Texas RioGrande Legal Aid invite you to a film screening of The Rape of Recy Taylor. If you thought that Rosa Parks' efforts in the Civil Rights Movement began on a Montgomery bus in 1954, you only know half the story. 'The Rape of Recy Taylor' is…
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American Gateways and the AFL-CIO are conducting a free citizenship workshop on Saturday, Feb. 29, at South San ISD Administration Building, 5622 Ray Ellison Blvd., 78242, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Volunteer legal service providers will be assisting eligible residents with their citizenship…
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Join us on Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Esperanza for a reading and plática with Lydia R. Otero! Her latest book, In the Shadows of the Freeway: Growing Up Brown & Queer, is a thought-provoking coming-of-age memoir about growing up in a Southwest city invested in urban development. Raised in an…
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Interactive performances and art activities bring books to life at this culminating Black History Month event.
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Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the…
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Pop Con is a celebration of popular culture. We have authors, artist, anime, gaming, escape rooms, crafts, a Pop Swap, food trucks, a cosplay contest, and more. This year's author Guest of Honor will be Charlaine Harris and our artist Guest of Honor will be Jeffrey Alan Love. Other guests…
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The true story of how Harriet Tubman freed slaves through the Underground Railroad.
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WHAT IS MAKER FAIRE? Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these MAKERS to demonstrate their hobbies, experiments, and projects. We call it…
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The San Antonio Boat & Outdoor Expo launches the outdoor season with the largest display of boats, RVs and everything outdoors all under one roof at the Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall March 27 to March 29. Enjoy San Antonio’s largest outdoor lifestyle event where you’ll save time and money…
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It’s Party Time in ’09! Alamo Heights Night 2020 will feature entertainment for the entire family. Savor food from some of San Antonio’s best restaurants. Mouthwatering choices will include chicken-on-a-stick, fajitas, Texas style BBQ, chalupas and hot dogs just to name a few. Satisfy your sweet…
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