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Let's Play at Levi Strauss Park

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes and join us at Levi Strauss Park! Rain or shine, drop in any time between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm and be ready to play outdoors. Designed especially for children 0-5 years old and their families. Event Type(s): Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Name: Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2597 or lrwsapl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Little Read Wagon. Additional Info: Free, no registration required! Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Levi Strauss Park 6100 Enrique M Barrera Pkwy, 78227.

Blake the Magician

Cortez Blake the Magician will have both kids and adults completely baffled with tricks with scarves, coins, magic boxes, cards, and Harry Potter's glasses! Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Angela Morrow. Staff Contact Number/Email: angela.morrow@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Angela Morrow. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Tween Time

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Read to a Dog

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Leslie Elsasser. Staff Contact Number/Email: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Children can practice their developing literacy skills by reading aloud individually to a therapy dog, which will be accompanied by the animal handler. Recommended for young readers 5 and older. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Collins Garden All teens, ages 13-18 are welcome to create an interactive space for their own at Collins Garden Branch. Sometimes we play ping pong or board games; other times we play WiiU or create scavenger hunts. Activities are up to you! Come and see! Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

MTTTC Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Oscar Gonzalez. Staff Contact Number/Email: oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for Table Tennis fun, all levels are welcome. We practice single and double play. Improve your game in a friendly environment. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Create Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Chris Castillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: chris.castillo@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Create Club is a weekly time for teens to chat and share whatever you're currently creating, completed projects, new or favorite hobbies, and more. Post your art, music, stories, games, videos, food, crafts... whatever! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Tuesday Teen Time

Pruitt Hang out, meet new friends, and chill at this weekly teen event. Possible activities include gaming, crafting, movies, and anime. Recommended for ages 13-18. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Nick Blevins. Staff Contact Number/Email: nblevi@neisd.net. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Fitness in the Park - Yoga

Encino This class is presented by San Antonio Parks & Recreation in partnership with the San Antonio Public Library. Bring your own yoga mat and dress comfortably. Classes are free! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Parks & Recreation Instructor. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Breakfast Taco DIY @ Teen Library

Central You've never made a breakfast taco? Well, here's your chance! There will be a variety of ingredients provided, but unfortunately, I have to be the one to break the bad news to you: there will be no bacon. Nevertheless, you can totally practice and up your cooking game. #yep! Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Regina! Staff Contact Number/Email: 207.2678/regina.almanza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Library @ Central is open. Please use the public entrance on the first floor and let a staff member know you would like to visit Teen Library on the 3rd Floor. E-Z P-Z. We will be open until 8! Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

Process Art

McCreless It’s not the product, it’s the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities at McCreless Library. Recommended for ages 6-12. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Nicole San Martin. Staff Contact Number/Email: nicole.sanmartin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Read To A Dog

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Barbaraella Frazier. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Children can practice their developing literacy skills by reading aloud individually to a therapy dog, which will be accompanied by the animal handler. Recommended for young readers 5 and older. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Carver Teen Tuesdays is open to teens of all kinds, from ages 13-18. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Teen Area. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Shannan Prukop. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannan.prukop@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Tuesdays at Carver are all about choice: will it be video games, watching movies, crafting, listening to music? Maybe hanging out with friends, meeting new people, and sharing interests? You decide, because this is your time. So join us! Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons (Summer Campaign)

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: A weekly campaign just for the summer, led by a Teen Dungeon Master. Teens are welcome to join the adventure at any time, no matter their experience level with the game. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Teen Time @ Cody

Cody Teen Time @ Cody is a time to meet new friends, try new games, learn new things and so much more. For ages 13-18 in the Teen area. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Theresa Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9100. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Time

Cortez It's SUMMER TIME Teens!!! Bored at home? Come hang out at the library. Enjoy board games, video games, crafts, or just hang out with your friends. There will be a different craft every week during summer. June 14- Air dry clay June 21 - gel pen art June 28 - canvas painting July 5 - sidewalk chalk art July 12 - seed planting July 19 - painted rocks July 26 - movie time. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Jo Ann Paredes. Staff Contact Number/Email: joann.paredes@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Process Art

San Pedro It’s not the product, it’s the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Recommended for ages 6-12. Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Staff Contact Number/Email: karen.braeuler@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Blake the Magician

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Kara Bailey. Staff Contact Number/Email: kara.bailey@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Richard Blake. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Blake the Magician will have both kids and adults completely baffled with tricks with scarves, coins, magic boxes, cards, and Harry Potter's glasses! Best for ages 5-12. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Let's Get Moving! Yoga, dance and more! Online Live

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Shannon Seglin. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannon.seglin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Get ready for fun with yoga poses, dancing and more! Recommended for school-aged kids. Grown-ups must be present to log child on and off and be available if needed. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

In-Person Event: Creator Club at Parman

Parman Anything can happen at Creator Club! Enjoy art, construction or science activities at the Parman Library. Wear your play clothes in case things get messy. Recommended for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Teague Shosh. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2703. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Club @ Mission Library

Mission This summer, join us at Mission Library! Play video games, learn a new craft, talk about books, or just hang out! For teens ages 13-18 only, please. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Ms. Cindy. Staff Contact Number/Email: cynthia.cruz@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: For all teens interested in: Arts & Crafts, gaming, STEM, fandom, and books. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Club @ Guerra

Guerra Join other teens 13-18y to game, make art, cook, watch movies, and hang out – you decide what we do each week! Volunteer hours available too! Branch Location: Guerra Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Bek Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9070. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

SAPL Summer Movie Series: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Las Palmas Looking for a place to cool down this summer? Join us for the SAPL Summer Movie Series as we watch our favorites! Dinosaurs, aliens, and pirates -- we got them by the mile. We'll be screening Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest [PG-13], so drop on by! Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Lily Perez/Elvia Ramos. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9200. Presenter/Instructor: Lily Perez/Elvia Ramos. Audience: Adults. All Ages. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: Bring a snack and see how Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

Family Yoga

Pruitt Dedicated to helping the next generation lead healthier, happier lives. Join us each Tuesday for this amazing family program designed for children 5 and up and their parents. Parents must remain in the room with their child. Best for children 5 and up. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Lucina Cisneros. Staff Contact Number/Email: lucina.humphrey@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lissette Rubio. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Time at Semmes

Semmes For ages 13-18 only! Teen Time is a great place to spend time with friends or meet new ones. Come play games, work on art projects, watch movies, or just hang out. Activities vary each week, and what we do is up to you! Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Club @Encino

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Ivan Martinez. Staff Contact Number/Email: ivan.martinez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Schaefer Teen Time for teens ages 13-18. Join us for a fun time! Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Dacari Lambert. Staff Contact Number/Email: dacari.lambert@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Time for teens ages 13-18. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

English as a Second Language

Bazan Join us for our English as a Second Language class and practice your English, conversation, pronunciation in a relaxed environment at the library. This group meets weekly. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Carlos Loera. Staff Contact Number/Email: carlos.loera@SanAntonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Carlos Loera. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time @ Maverick

Maverick Teen Time @ Maverick is: YOU TIME! YOU decide what you want to do! Branch Location: Maverick Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Mary Lou Bleichwehl. Staff Contact Number/Email: mary.bleichwehl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: And it’s: a GREAT place to meet your friends; a GREAT place to meet new people; a GREAT place to play tabletop or video games, make a craft and just hang out! Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Teen Time

McCreless It’s a safe space to hangout with friends and meet new ones, sharing whatever you’re into & discovering something new. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Marisa DeBow. Staff Contact Number/Email: Marisa.debow@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: If you are between 13 and 18 years old, join us in our newly renovated Teen Space! We have gaming, crafting, cooking, studying or just hanging out – you decide what we do each week! Bring a Friend! Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Tween Time

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Jacqueline Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: jacqueline.gonzales@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Igo Mystery Book Club

Igo Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Tim Johnson. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2102079080. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Igo Mystery Book Club, First Tuesday of the month, 6:30PM Meeting monthly for a lively discussion of a mystery novel. The group chooses from a wide variety of crime fiction including bestsellers, classics, suspense, thrillers, and delightful cozies. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Summer Storytelling for Adults

Schaefer SA Storytellers believe that this most ancient of human arts brings people together in enjoyment, wonder and common humanity. Storytelling enhances and facilitates the education of the young, and, for any audience, the art of telling a story can create "a state of grace" wherein the soul is nourished and the creativity of the imagination is kindled. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Name: Daniel Garcia. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9300/Daniel.Garcia2@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Larry Thompson. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: Adult library patrons! Come learn how to build your storytelling skills while hearing some great stories from Larry Thompson, a member of the San Antonio Storytellers, an organization of storytellers and story lovers in the Central and South Texas area. Their goal is to reintroduce the art of oral storytelling into the community at large. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Digital Help Hour!

Central Do you need assistance with technology? Bring your basic tech needs to us! Reference Staff at the Central Library are available to assist you one-on-one with basic device help or digital assistance in the following areas: ● Navigating our library apps: Libby and mysapl ● Accessing Internet and conducting searches ● Accessing Emails ● Connecting/Disconnecting WiFi ● Display Settings and navigating Accessibility features PLEASE NOTE: Library Staff cannot assist you with Device Diagnostics such as Hardware and Anti-Virus troubleshooting, Software downloads, Registering your brand new device, etc. Please call 210-207-2500 first to see if we are able to assist you or refer you to a specialist near you. Thank you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Brianna Glass & Jordan Torres. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500 / Brianna.Glass@sanantonio.gov / Jordan.Torres@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Reference Staff. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Digital Inclusion Month. Additional Info: Starting Wednesday May 4, 2022 10-11am at the Central Library, in the Latino Collections & Resource Center's Lobby. And will continue weekly at those times and space unless otherwise noted. Can't make it at this time? Come to our 5-6pm session! Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Getting Crafty

Cortez Bored at home? Like to meet new people? Come by and join us as we whip up some cool crafts. Contact Jo Ann for list of supplies needed. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Jo Ann. Staff Contact Number/Email: joann.paredes@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time Online- Live

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Tiffany Durham. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Children's Librarians with the San Antonio Public Library. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers will experience stories, songs and rhymes enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Outdoor Story Time at Schaefer

Schaefer Children and their grownups listen to stories, recite rhymes and sing songs. A time for families to have fun together outside. Bring chairs or blankets, and we’ll meet on the playground. Schaefer Library has a playground for play time after the program. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Leslie Elsasser. Staff Contact Number/Email: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Event is weather permitting, and may be canceled due to inclement weather such as heavy rain or excessive temperatures. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:10 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time on the Patio

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones or Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov or valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones or Valerie Carroll. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers will experience stories, songs, and rhymes enhancing their social, emotional, and language development. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM.

Chair Yoga

Carver Chair yoga involves stretching, meditation, breathing techniques, seated postures, and standing with the aid of a chair. Plus, if you want to learn more about yoga or just want to exercise more, then this is the class for you. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Deanna Sutton. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9180. Presenter/Instructor: Gloria Simmons. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: A free event! No registration required. Bring a friend with you. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Lego Club!

Maverick It's time to build! Join us and be creative with Legos! Recommended for children ages 5-12 since some pieces are very small. Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Amy Roberts. Staff Contact Number/Email: Amy.Roberts@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Amy Roberts. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Rock the Read with Lupe Lopez: Rock Star Rules

Pruitt Lupe Lopez may be the newest, coolest, Mexican American rock star (in training) at Hector P. Garcia Elementary, but can her larger than life persona mesh with the rules of school? Join us for story time and an interactive #EveryoneIsARockStar program presented by multi award-winning authors e.E. Charlton-Trujillo and Pat Zietlow Miller. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Lucina Cisneros. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 650-1122/lucina.humphrey@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: e.E. Charlton-Trujillo and Pat Zietlow Miller. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Hand Bee

Encino Bring your project - whether it be embroidery, crochet, knitting, quilting, or what have you and enjoy some comraderie with fellow crafters! Beginners are welcome! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Summer

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Connie Hejl. Staff Contact Number/Email: connie.hejl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Come in from the heat and enjoy crafts, movies, video and tabletop games with us. Or just drop in and hang out! Ages 13-18 only please. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen We Game Wednesday

Pruitt Pop in and Play Gaming for Teens. Hang out, meet new friends, and chill weekly while gaming at your leisure. Recommended for ages 13-18. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Nick Blevins. Staff Contact Number/Email: nblevi@neisd.net. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons (Main Campaign)

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Shannan Prukop. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannan.prukop@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: A weekly campaign of Dungeons & Dragons; teens are welcome to join the adventure at any time, no matter their experience level with the game. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Crafty Kids

Maverick Today we will be making chalk art using painters tape and chalk. You are welcome to take chalk home to use outside as well--as supplies last. Best suited for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Amy Roberts. Staff Contact Number/Email: Amy.Roberts@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Amy Roberts. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Summer Teen Time @ Bazan

Bazan Summer programming for teens ages 13-18 only! Crafting, gaming, and hanging out for a couple of hours in the teen space. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Garcia. Staff Contact Number/Email: Georgina.Garcia@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Meet in the teen space. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Collaborative Art

Collins Garden Let's work together to make something beautiful! Come help make a collaborative art piece. Recommended for ages 6-12. Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Gina Brudi. Staff Contact Number/Email: Gina.Brudi@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer Sing Along Movies - Encanto

Encino Come enjoy some of your favorite movies - and don't be afraid to sing along with your favorite songs! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Ann Laird. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. All Ages. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Semmes Come play games, chat, and hang out with other tweens. This program is for ages 9-12. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Proud to Be Me: Rainbow Families

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Ana Menchaca. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ana.Menchaca@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Family. Kids. Additional Info: LGBTQ+ families, kids and allies, it's your time to shine! We are celebrating ourselves and the ways we are strong and beautiful. You are invited to join us to make art, make friends, and share stories! Children ages 0-12 and their loved ones are invited. Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Digital Help Hour!

Central Do you need assistance with technology? Bring your basic tech needs to us! Reference Staff at the Central Library are available to assist you one-on-one with basic device help or digital assistance in the following areas: - Navigating our library apps: Libby and mysapl - Accessing Internet and conducting searches - Accessing Emails - Connecting/Disconnecting WiFi - Display Settings and navigating Accessibility features PLEASE NOTE: Library Staff cannot assist you with Device Diagnostics such as Hardware and Anti-Virus troubleshooting, Software downloads, Registering your brand new device, etc. Please call 210-207-2500 first to see if we are able to assist you or refer you to a specialist near you. Thank you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Brianna Glass & Jordan Torres. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500 / Brianna.Glass@sanantonio.gov / Jordan.Torres@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Reference Staff. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Starting Wednesday May 4, 2022 5-6pm at the Central Library, in the Latino Collections & Resource Center's Lobby. And will continue weekly at those times and space unless otherwise noted. Can't make it at this time? Come to our 10-11am session! Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Bubbles at the Sun Valley Playground

Johnston All ages welcome. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Tiffany Durham. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Join Us for an Outdoor Family Fun -- Bubble Machine, Story Time, Dance Party and Fun! Feel free to bring your own blanket for story time portion of the morning Event is weather permitting--it will be canceled due to inclement weather such as rain or excessive temperatures Please contact Miss Tiffany if you have any questions: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Growing Up Wild - Seeds

Pan American Learn, play, explore, dance and get creative while making new friends! Growing Up Wild provides an early foundation for environmental literacy and builds on a child's sense of wonder about the natural world. Kids will learn about nature through a story, a craft, and exploration. Come and explore nature, get your hands dirty, and learn about all things WILD! Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Jacqueline Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/jacqueline.gonzales@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Parks and Recreation. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children Ages 5-12. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time Online Live

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Shannon Seglin. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannon.seglin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers will experience stories, songs and rhymes enhancing their social, emotional and language development. This online program is recommended for three to five year olds. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Story Time in the Park

Igo Join us at the Pavilion in Bonnie Conner Park for an interactive program with a book, songs, rhymes, and other activities that will get our bodies moving and our minds growing. Event is shaded but outdoors. Best for children 5 and under. Event may be cancelled in the event of severe weather. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Igo Staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9080 or carrie.vance@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM.

Outdoor Story Time at Landa

Landa Join us outside for an interactive program where we will listen to stories, sing songs, recite rhymes, and dance to music. Let’s get our bodies moving and our minds growing! Bring chairs and/or blankets to sit on the lawn or terrace. Landa Library has a playground for play time after the program. Recommended for ages 5 years and under. Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Gardens. Terrace. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Jasmin Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: jasmin.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Event is weather permitting, and may be canceled due to inclement weather such as heavy rain or excessive temperatures. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Family Game Day

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Jorge Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: jorge.chavez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Carolyn Bradley. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Join us for some fun playing Table Tennis, Connect Four, Giant Jenga and Cornhole in our meeting room. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

In-Person Event: Blake the Magician at Parman

Parman **Free tickets are required to attend this event. Tickets will be available twenty minutes before the event begins on a first come, first served basis. Call 210.207.2703 for details.** Blake the Magician will have both kids and adults completely baffled with tricks with scarves, coins, magic boxes, cards, and Harry Potter's glasses! Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Lisa Taylor. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2703. Presenter/Instructor: Richard Blake. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Process Art

Potranco It's not the product, it's the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Best for ages 6-12. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Dawn Zeig. Staff Contact Number/Email: dawn.zeig@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Growing Up WILD

Schaefer Learn, play, explore, dance and get creative while making new friends! Growing Up Wild provides an early foundation for environmental literacy and builds on a child’s sense of wonder about the natural world. Kids will learn about nature through a story, a craft, and exploration. Come and explore nature, get your hands dirty, and learn about all things WILD! For kids 5 and up. Presented with Parks & Recreation. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-9300. Audience: Kids. Family. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Table Tennis Club

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Jorge Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: jorge.chavez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join us for Table Tennis fun, all levels are welcome. We practice single and double play. Improve your game in a friendly environment. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

MTTTC Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Oscar Gonzalez. Staff Contact Number/Email: oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for Table Tennis fun, all levels are welcome. We practice single and double play. Improve your game in a friendly environment. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Random Fandom

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Connie Hejl. Staff Contact Number/Email: connie.hejl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Random Fandom is for any teen who wants to chat about their favorite fandoms and pop culture. Join us to geek out about anime, movies, TV shows, comics, gaming, and more. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Once in a Wild

Cody Live encounter with many kinds of interesting critters – a zoo brought to you!  *This event requires tickets. Free tickets will be available starting Tuesday, July 5th when the library opens at 12pm. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: kristin.yourdon@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Lucas Miller, The Singing Zoologist

Landa **Free tickets are required to attend this event. Tickets will be available on a first come, first served basis at the branch starting Friday, July 1. Call Landa Library for more details.** Texas' own "singing zoologist," Lucas Miller, will be celebrating the ocean, mako sharks, cheetahs, monarch butterflies, chimichangas and all things wild ! The whole family will giggle, sing, move, and learn. Best for ages 5-12. Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Jasmin Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-9090. Presenter/Instructor: Lucas Miller. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Square Potato TikTok Thing: a DIY @ Teen Library

Central Love potatoes? Need an idea for a potato? Just like saying 'potato'? Then be here to try that square potato fry recipe that you may or may not have seen on TikTok. Or not. Totally up to you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Regina! Staff Contact Number/Email: 207.2678/regina.almanza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Library @ Central is open. Please use the public entrance on the first floor and let a staff member know you would like to visit Teen Library on the 3rd Floor. E-Z P-Z. We will be open until 6! Thursday, July 7, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

Kid's Time: LEGOs

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Barbaraella Frazier. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbaraella.frazier@sanatonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: It’s time to build! Join us and be creative with LEGOs! Recommended for children ages 6-12 since some pieces are very small. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Let's Get Creative

Johnston The in-person, indoor program is open for 1 1/2 hours; come for 5 minutes or stay the whole time. Designed for children ages 5 and up. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Tiffany Durham. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Makers! Who’s ready to create? Join us this summer for afternoons filled with all the things you need to get your imagination flowing. A Maker Space will be set up with supplies and artistic prompts to help you explore different art techniques and processes. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Diabetes Self-Management Program

Cortez The Diabetes Self-Management Program provides support for individuals to take control of their health. Through six healthy living workshops, participants will learn skills to manage the symptoms of diabetes. Workshops are open to adults with type 2 diabetes or a chronic disease. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Angela Morrow. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9130. Presenter/Instructor: Metropolitan Health District. Audience: Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Those attending the Diabetes Self-Management class will receive a copy of Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Build It

Las Palmas Join us at the library for a STEM inspired construction program. Use your imagination to build using a variety of materials with other aspiring architects. Recommended for children ages 5-12. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Las Palmas Staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9200. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit childhood101.com.

Blake the Magician

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Esperanza Sonnen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Blake the Magician will have both kids and adults completely baffled with tricks with scarves, coins, magic boxes, cards, and Harry Potter's glasses! Best for ages 5-12. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Lucas Miller, The Singing Zoologist

Brook Hollow Free tickets required. Available for pick up at BHL July 6.Texas' own "singing zoologist," Lucas Miller, will be celebrating the ocean, mako sharks, cheetahs, monarch butterflies, chimichangas and all things wild ! The whole family will giggle, sing, move, and learn. Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Jeannette Davies. Staff Contact Number/Email: jeannette.davies@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lucas Miller. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Chess Lesson Livestream

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required*** A Zoom link will be sent to you by e-mail approximately one day before our event. After logging in, please make sure your video and audio are turned off. Participants may submit questions and comments in the Zoom chat box. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Paula Opiela. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2106501122/popiel@neisd.net. Presenter/Instructor: Alex Weinberg. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join chess master Alex Weinberg as he livestreams a more basic AND an advanced chess lesson, walking through an analysis of two games step by step and discussing the pros and cons of various move choices. Thursday, July 7, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Cody Friends with Fiction Book Club

Cody Please join us to discuss The Newcomer by Mary Kay Andrews. Copies of this book are reserved for check out prior to the meeting at the Cody circulation desk. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Luanne Bloom. Staff Contact Number/Email: luanne.bloom@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Friday, July 8, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Let's Play at Martin Luther King Park

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes (or swimsuits) and join us at Martin Luther King Park, near the new splash pad! Rain or shine, drop in any time between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm and be ready to play outdoors. Designed especially for children 0-5 years old and their families. Event Type(s): Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Name: Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2597 or lrwsapl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Little Read Wagon. Additional Info: Free, no registration required! Friday, July 8, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Martin Luther King Park, Pavilion 3 3503 Martin Luther King Dr, 78205.

Baby Time Online-Live

San Antonio Public Library Online Join Children’s Librarians from San Antonio Public Library for songs, rhymes, stories, and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers. Caregivers and babies will learn songs, rhymes, and other fun activities that help children develop an understanding of language and reading. All are invited to stay after the program for some informal conversation. **Registration is required. Registration closes at the start of the program.**. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Jasmin Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: jasmin.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Carrie, Ana, Cheryl, Gina, Jane, Melissa, Jasmin. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Online program is recommended for children from birth to confident walkers and their caregivers. Friday, July 8, 2022, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

In-Person Event: Happy Tails Petting Zoo at Parman

Parman Stop by Parman's front lawn area any time from 11:15am-1:15pm to interact with a variety of animals from Happy Tails' Petting Zoo! Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Lisa Taylor. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2703. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Friday, July 8, 2022, 11:15 AM – 1:15 PM.

Let's Create: Kid's Art Hour at Cody

Cody Join us for an open-ended invitation to create! A wide variety of materials will be available for children to explore and create. Recommended for children ages 5 -12. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: kristin.yourdon@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Friday, July 8, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Teen Time

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Matthew Loaiza. Staff Contact Number/Email: matthew.loaiza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Time is for any teen who just wants to hang out and chat with other teens on the 210teenlibrary Discord Server. Every week is different and you get to decide what activity we do! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Friday, July 8, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Adult Virtual Coloring

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Paula Opiela. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2106501122/popiel@neisd.net. Presenter/Instructor: Lisa Leandro and Paula Opiela. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Color with us from the comfort of your own home! You may color any materials you have on hand, and a printable file will be included with the e-mailed Zoom link. Join us for weekly coloring therapy. Chat about the books you are reading, the shows you are watching, and whatever is on your mind, or just meditatively color. Coloring has been proven to reduce anxiety and the mental and physical impact of stress. Friday, July 8, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Read with a Dog

Brook Hollow Read with a Dog! Our Canine friends visit the Brook Hollow Library every Friday in June and July during Summer with SAPL! Kids can read their favorite book to a special dog. (Excluding Friday, July 1, 2022.). Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Amanda Neace. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9030. Presenter/Instructor: Sommie. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Kids 5 years and older with a parent or guardian. Friday, July 8, 2022, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Teen Time @ Johnston

Johnston Every Friday afternoon, the teen group here plans, organize and get crafty here at Johnston Library. If you're a gamer come over and play Mario Kart, Smash Ultimate and other Nintendo Switch video games during this time as well. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9240/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teens only 13yrs-18yrs! Gaming and other crafts available during all Johnston teen time events. Friday, July 8, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Teen Writing Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Writing Club is for any teen with an interest in writing of any kind and in any medium. Share, discuss, and create anything writing related! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Friday, July 8, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Come and Go Craft

Tobin Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed crafting. Recommended for children ages 5-12 since some pieces might be very small. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbaraella Frazier. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Audience: Kids. Saturday, July 9, 2022.

Let's Play at San Pedro Park

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes and join us outside the San Pedro Branch Library! Rain or shine, drop in any time between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm and be ready to play outdoors. Designed especially for children 0-5 years old and their families. Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Play & Learn. Staff Contact Name: Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2597 or lrwsapl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Little Read Wagon. Additional Info: Free, no registration required! Saturday, July 9, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Cody 2nd Saturday Book Club

Cody Please join us to discuss Furious Hours by Casey Cep. Copies of this book are reserved for check out prior to the meeting at the Cody circulation desk. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Luanne Bloom. Staff Contact Number/Email: luanne.bloom@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

English Classes

McCreless Adults practice English listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Instruction level will be determined by level of participants. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Lodie Mueller. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9170 / Lodie.Mueller@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lodie Mueller. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Tween Maker Space

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM.

CANCELLED - Meditation Class

Pan American Need some information on how to meditate and its benefits to the mind and body? Stop by and experience one of our Meditation Classes held at the Pan American Branch every Saturday. We look forward to seeing you. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Adrian Leal. Staff Contact Number/Email: adrian.leal@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Abel Menchaca. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM.

Read to a Dog

Maverick Children can practice their developing literacy skills by reading aloud individually to a therapy dog, which will be accompanied by the animal handler. Readers 5 and up are welcome on a first-come first served basis. Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Amy Roberts. Staff Contact Number/Email: Amy.Roberts@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Mellisa DeThorne/Bartholomew the French Bulldog. Audience: Family. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Advanced ESL Book Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Join fellow Advanced English language learners online to read and discuss "Eat Pray Love" by Elizabeth Gilbert. Title is available through the library at the link below Come LEARN with us! Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Languages. Staff Contact Name: Michelle D. Rickman. Staff Contact Number/Email: michelle.rickman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: Participants will receive a link via email to access this program. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit mysapl.bibliocommons.com.

Teen Bookworms

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Jenny Borrero. Staff Contact Number/Email: jennifer.borrero@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Bookworms is a weekly book club for teens on the 210teenlibrary Discord Server. Hang out and share your thoughts about all sorts of book-related things! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

The Astonishing Mr. Pitts!

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Shannon Seglin. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannon.seglin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Astonishing Mr. Pitts, presents "The Astonishing World of Reading!" a magic and puppet show about the power of reading and libraries! Best for children ages 6-12. The 3rd floor Children’s Area is currently closed for renovations. Come visit the Children’s staff on the 1st floor and enjoy our selection of children’s books. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Basic Improv

Central 18 and up only please. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: JD Elizondo. Staff Contact Number/Email: j.d.elizondo@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: JD. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for basic improv exercices, games and short scenes.No experience? JD's will guide and teach you! Saturday, July 9, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Libraries and Labyrinths

Semmes Come play 5th edition Dungeons and Dragons with a group of adults and teens! We'll be running a mash-up of two classic adventures, set in the Forgotten Realms. Bring your own dice, or use a set provided from the DM's stash. Seats are limited, so email Mark to confirm your attendance. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Quiet Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Mark Hall. Staff Contact Number/Email: mark.hall@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Characters will use the standard array (15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 8), and the Player's Handbook, Sword Coast Adventure's Guide, and Xanathars Guide to Everything. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Queer Crafternoon

San Antonio Public Library Online We are hosting an online space for people to listen to stories as they explore their creativity. So come and play with pastels, knit with nonchalance, delight in doodling! In fact, as long as it gets your creativity flowing, whether it’s sewing or Sudoku, feel free to join in. While everyone is welcome, this program is designed to be a safe space for members of the queer community. Each week we’ll play a podcast or excerpts from books with queer-centered storylines or queer characters. You can listen and craft, strike up a conversation about that week’s current audio selection, or swap tips with a fellow crafter. The listening selections will be posted a week ahead of time on the LGBTQ+ LibGuide (guides.mysapl.org/lgbtq) along with information about the book or podcast as well as any potential content warnings. ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Morgan Yoshimura. Staff Contact Number/Email: morgan.yoshimura@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LGBTQ+. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Let’s Get Moving! Yoga at the Library

Let’s move! Join us for fun yoga poses, stretches and more. Bring a towel or a mat if you would like. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Ana Menchaca. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ana.Menchaca@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: *****Forest Hills is closed event will be at Gilbert Garza Community Center, 1450 Mira Vista, 78228*****. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Gilbert Garza Community Center 1450 Mira Vista, San Antonio, TX 78228.

Once in a Wild

Pan American Live encounter with many kinds of interesting critters- a zoo brought to you! Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Jacqueline Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/jacqueline.gonzales@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Once in a Wild. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

SAPL Summer Movie Series: The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms

Pruitt Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Paula Opiela. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2106501122/popiel@neisd.net. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: Looking for a place to cool down this summer? Join us for the SAPL Summer Movie Series as we watch our favorites! Dinosaurs, aliens, and pirates -- we got them by the mile. Today at Pruitt we'll be screening The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms, so drop on by! Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

MTTTC Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Oscar Gonzalez. Staff Contact Number/Email: oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for Table Tennis fun, all levels are welcome. We practice single and double play. Improve your game in a friendly environment. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Potranco Writers Group

Potranco Join us for the adults-only Potranco Writers Group. Whether you are a veteran writer / poet / essayist, or someone who has dreamed of putting words on a page, but have yet to do so, we are creating a welcoming environment to explore the words and stories begging to come through you. We will share and discuss works in progress, challenges in your writing process and, if you’ve yet to start writing, how to move you along into the inner adventure of your life. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Paschal Booker. Staff Contact Number/Email: paschal.booker@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Potranco Writers Group is a repeating event, meeting the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of every month. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Adventurers Book Club: Once Upon a Camel

San Antonio Public Library Online Join us to discuss this Bluebonnet Award nominated book, Once Upon a Camel. In 1910, Zada the camel treks across the West Texas desert with two baby kestrels to save them from a huge sandstorm. To keep them calm, she regales them, Scheherazade-style, with wonderful stories of growing up in her native Turkey. Great for kids 8-12. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones, Children's Librarian. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: ***Registration is required*** This is a live virtual meeting via Zoom. You will receive log on information after registering. Please do not use school email addresses. Call if you have any questions. Copies of the book are available through our catalog or in the juvenile Express Collection at our libraries. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.bibliocommons.com.

Teen Gaming Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Cassie Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Gaming Club is for any teen with an interest in video games. Hang out with other teens and share/stream what you’re currently playing, discuss your all-time favorite video games, and play games. Teen Gaming Club offers competitive gaming opportunities through tournaments as well. Different types of video gaming (PC, console, and handheld) are welcome! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Come and Go Craft

Tobin Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed crafting. Recommended for children ages 5-12 since some pieces might be very small. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbaraella Frazier. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Audience: Kids. Sunday, July 10, 2022.

Plant Swap

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Jorge Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: jorge.chavez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Bring a plant to share and take a plant home. Plants should be well watered as well as pest and disease free. Free giveaways (while supplies last). Meet in the patio. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Keyboard or Mouse Class

Johnston Attention adults, are you interested in learning how to use a computer? Start with a keyboard or mouse class. These sessions are open with limited seating. If you are up for a challenge, take both classes! Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Marcella McGowan. Staff Contact Number/Email: marcella.mcgowan@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Marcella McGowan. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

The Igo Stitchery

Igo A place for all lovers of fiber and fabric to meet. We welcome all types of needle crafts, from knitting and crochet to cross stitch, embroidery, quilting – even spinning and weaving if you are willing to bring your wheel or loom. Just bring your current project and enjoy working with other fiber enthusiasts! Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Carrie Vance. Staff Contact Number/Email: carrie.vance@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Horrifying Summer Cinema

Cortez Monster Meet Returns every 2nd Sunday at Cortez - Horror Fanatics Welcome While many Horror fans may be craving the just-out-reach, crisp, cool weather and the chilling scares that are synonymous with Halloween, there is something equally terrifying about the evil that refuses sleep and wreaks havoc on a hot, sunny day. MOVIES ARE RATED R - 18+ ONLY. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Madeline Vasquez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2102079130/Madeline.Vasquez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Madeline Vasquez. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Jun 12 - Scream 5 July 10 - The Ruins Aug 14 - Cabin Fever MOVIES ARE RATED R - 18+ ONLY. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Summer STEAM: LEGO Club

Pruitt It's time to build! Join us and be creative with LEGOs! Bring a camera to take a photo of your masterpiece! Recommended for ages 6 and up since some pieces are very small. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Lucina Cisneros. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.650.1122/lucina.humphrey@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Teen Sunday Funday

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Shannan Prukop. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannan.prukop@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Sunday Funday is for any teen new to tabletop gaming or interested in trying games outside of Dungeons & Dragons. Games are voted on by teens on the 210teenlibrary Discord server and change every few weeks, depending on how long it takes to get through a story. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Sunday, July 10, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Lego Club -In Person Program

Collins Garden It's time to build! Join us and be creative with Legos! Recommended for children ages 5-12 since some pieces are very small. Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Gina Brudi. Staff Contact Number/Email: Gina.Brudi@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 AM – 4:00 AM.

Outdoor Family Story Time at Cody

Cody Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes perfect for the whole family. This program will take place outside on Cody's parking lot, weather permitting. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: kristin.yourdon@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 11, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM.

Teen Music Vibe

Collins Garden Teens ages 13-18, come listen to music with the 210teenlibrary Discord teens, color or do crafts, vibe and relax! Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Teens are welcome to come and go any time between 1:00-3:00 pm. Monday, July 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Music Monday

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Staff Contact Name: Bek Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: bek.corley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Music Monday is for any teen with an interest in listening to, sharing, and discussing all genres of music - including songs, full albums, remixes, music videos, live performances, and more - with other teens. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Monday, July 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Teen Music Monday

San Antonio Public Library Online Teen Music Monday is for any teen with an interest in listening to, sharing, and discussing all genres of music - including songs, full albums, remixes, music videos, live performances, and more - with other teens. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server https://guides.mysapl.org/teensummer. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Bek Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9070. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Dinosaur George: Raptors - the wolves of the Cretaceous

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cresencia.Huff. Staff Contact Number/Email: Cresencia.Huff@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Dinosaur George. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Of all the dinosaurs that ever lived, Raptors were the most dangerous. Some were as small as a house cat, and some were longer than a truck. But they all shared the same deadly weapons. You will be a Raptor expert when you join Dinosaur George as he explains new discoveries and amazing facts. Monday, July 11, 2022, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Virtual Embroidery Club

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required*** Looking for company while you work on your craft? Come hang out with us! Any needlework is welcome. Experience level doesn't matter. Beginner friendly. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Stephanie Perez. Staff Contact Number/Email: stephanie.perez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Stephanie Perez. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 11, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Let's Mod Podge

Great Northwest Summer Crafting program for Adults. Join us every Monday in July for a Mod Podge Project. Supplies will be provided. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Stephanie Vazquez. Staff Contact Number/Email: stephanie.vazquez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: This program is for adults. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Lego Club

McCreless It's time to build! Join us and be creative with Legos! Recommended for children ages 5-12. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Nicole San Martin. Staff Contact Number/Email: nicole.sanmartin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tweens Create! Process Art

Pruitt It's not the product, it's the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Recommended for children ages 9-12. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Lucina Cisneros. Staff Contact Number/Email: lucina.humphrey@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Lego Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2704. Presenter/Instructor: staff. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: It's time to build! Join us and be creative with Legos! Recommended for children ages 5-12. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Art Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Art Club is for any teen with an interest in art of any kind and in any medium. Share, discuss, and create anything art related! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Teen Time at Brook Hollow

Brook Hollow All teens, 13 to 18 years old, come hang out in your Teen Space @ Brook Hollow Library. Want to create in air dry clay? Screen a movie, play board games, or try some video games? Bring your instrument and play some music? Eat a delicious snack? Raid our supply closet for any activity you'd like? Whatever we do is up to YOU. Try new things. Meet new people. Bring your friends. Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Teen Area. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Chris Castillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: chris.castillo@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 11, 2022, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Tween Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2704. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Interactive fun especially for kids from ages 9-12 only. No reservations required. Monday, July 11, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Time

Great Northwest All teens, 13 to 18 years old, come hang out in your Teen Space @ Great Northwest Library. Want to screen a movie, play board games, or try some retro video games? Bring your instrument and play some music? Cook a delicious dish? Raid the supply closet for any activity you'd like? Whatever we do is up to YOU. Try new things. Meet new people. Bring your friends. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Amber Hughes. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9210. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Teen Time @ Igo

Igo All teens aged 13-18 are welcome to come hang out and start the week off on a fun note! Activities vary from week to week - sometimes we game, sometimes we watch movies, sometimes we art... you help decide! Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Annie Calonico. Staff Contact Number/Email: anne.calonico@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 Only. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Teen Time @ Johnston: Pin-back Buttons

Johnston Create, design and make your own pinback buttons with Johnston button maker. You'll be able to find images online, in comics or create your own to turn into buttons. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9240/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teens only 13yrs-18yrs! Gaming and other crafts available during all Johnston teen time events. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

SAPL Summer Movie Series: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Las Palmas Looking for a place to cool down this summer? Join us for the SAPL Summer Movie Series as we watch our favorites! Dinosaurs, aliens, and pirates -- we got them by the mile. We'll be screening Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End [PG-13], so drop on by! Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Lily Perez/Elvia Ramos. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9200. Presenter/Instructor: Lily Perez/Elvia Ramos. Audience: Adults. All Ages. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: Bring a snack and see Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

Teen Time

Potranco Teen Time at Potranco is all about you! Come make new friends, play video games, board games, crafts, or just hang out! Whatever you want to do! You decide! Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Jenny Borrero. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9280. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 ONLY. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM.

Teen Time

Pan American All teens ages 13-18 are welcome to join Pan American Library in the meeting room for Teen Time. Teens decide the activities from week to week. Join us for crafting, gaming, hanging out with other teens, and more! Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Gladys Nunez. Staff Contact Number/Email: gladys.nunez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Dreaded Threads

Potranco Calling all stitchers, embroiderers or threaders out there! We invite you to join us for our weekly program where you can bring your project from home and thread with friends. Wondering why we added “dreaded” to our program name? Well, it’s not because we’re going to make this an awfully confusing experience, so don’t fear! At each program, we’re going to listen to a true crime podcast to get our true crime fix! This month, we’ll be listening to new episodes from the Crime Junkie podcast, This is Why We Drink and more. Join us for a thrilling good time!! ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Miranda Reyes. Staff Contact Number/Email: miranda.reyes@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Monday, July 11, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Dungeons & Dragons Gaming Club

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Marisa DeBow. Staff Contact Number/Email: marisa.debow@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Join the Dungeons & Dragons Lost Ones Campaign. We meet weekly and are Open to anyone aged 15 and up. Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Teen Time

Thousand Oaks Join us for Teen Time! Crafts! Movies! Games! Ages 13-18 welcome. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Kimberly King. Staff Contact Number/Email: kimberly.king@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

ESL English 1a

Carver This is a class for adults who are interested in learning basic conversational English. Esta es una clase para adultos que están interesados en aprender inglés conversacional básico. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Shauna Mendoza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 2102079188. Presenter/Instructor: Shauna Mendoza. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

In person event: Parman Cafe presents: Tai-Chi

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room B. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: monty.holcomb@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Dr. Nameer Kirma. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: Hosted by Tai Chi instructor Dr. Nameer Kirma, who will introduce attendees to the concept of Tai Chi. The class will provide an opportunity to learn basic movements that are easy to practice at home. These programs are for 18 years and up, but most suitable for older adults. Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Retro Crafts - Shrinky Dinks!

Encino ***Teens and Adults Only*** Come re-live some of your childhood memories, or share some of your childhood crafting memories with your teen(s). This series will feature crafts (and twists on some crafts) that were popular in the 1970s - 1990s! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Ann Laird. Audience: Teens. Adults. Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Yoga Story Time at Hardberger Park

Cody Join us for an underwater yoga adventure! Follow along with the yoga poses as we use our imaginations to explore the ocean. Children and families are welcome. We will be doing our yoga story time near the playground on the Blanco side of the park. If you do not have a yoga mat, feel free to bring a blanket or towel. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: kristin.yourdon@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. 13203 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216.

Let's Play at Levi Strauss Park

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes and join us at Levi Strauss Park! Rain or shine, drop in any time between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm and be ready to play outdoors. Designed especially for children 0-5 years old and their families. Event Type(s): Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Name: Little Read Wagon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2597 or lrwsapl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Little Read Wagon. Additional Info: Free, no registration required! Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Levi Strauss Park 6100 Enrique M Barrera Pkwy, 78227.

Let's Create: Bleeding Tissue Paper Art

Potranco Use your imagination to create beautiful images using bleeding tissue paper. Best for ages 5-12. Color may stain, so please dress accordingly. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Dawn Zeig. Staff Contact Number/Email: dawn.zeig@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Straw Connectors Construction

Carver Join us at the library for a STEAM inspired construction program. Use your imagination to build using a variety of materials with other aspiring architects. Recommended for children ages 6-12. Resources may be limited for this event, first come first served. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Lisa Ramirez. Staff Contact Number/Email: lisa.ramirez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lisa Ramirez. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Tween Time

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Learn Nature with Tom Kinsey

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Leslie Elsasser. Staff Contact Number/Email: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Tom Kinsey. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Master Naturalist, Tom Kinsey, will bring his "party animals" for children to learn about animals of the surrounding area and what they need to survive. Best for ages 5-12. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Collins Garden All teens, ages 13-18 are welcome to create an interactive space for their own at Collins Garden Branch. Sometimes we play ping pong or board games; other times we play WiiU or create scavenger hunts. Activities are up to you! Come and see! Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Sit and Stitch: Summer Stitches

Tobin Knitting, crochet, sewing, embroidery, etc. – bring your project and have fun chatting with other crafters while working. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: rhonda.woolhouse@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

MTTTC Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Oscar Gonzalez. Staff Contact Number/Email: oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for Table Tennis fun, all levels are welcome. We practice single and double play. Improve your game in a friendly environment. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Create Club

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Chris Castillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: chris.castillo@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Create Club is a weekly time for teens to chat and share whatever you're currently creating, completed projects, new or favorite hobbies, and more. Post your art, music, stories, games, videos, food, crafts... whatever! For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Tuesday Teen Time

Pruitt Hang out, meet new friends, and chill at this weekly teen event. Possible activities include gaming, crafting, movies, and anime. Recommended for ages 13-18. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Nick Blevins. Staff Contact Number/Email: nblevi@neisd.net. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Fitness in the Park - Yoga

Encino This class is presented by San Antonio Parks & Recreation in partnership with the San Antonio Public Library. Bring your own yoga mat and dress comfortably. Classes are free! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Parks & Recreation Instructor. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Carver Teen Tuesdays is open to teens of all kinds, from ages 13-18. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Teen Area. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Shannan Prukop. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannan.prukop@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Tuesdays at Carver are all about choice: will it be video games, watching movies, crafting, listening to music? Maybe hanging out with friends, meeting new people, and sharing interests? You decide, because this is your time. So join us! Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Happy Tails

Las Palmas A live and interactive experience with exotic animals featuring furry, feathered, and even scaly friends. Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Las Palmas Staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9200. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Learn Nature with Tom Kinsey

San Pedro Master Naturalist, Tom Kinsey, will bring his "party animals" for children to learn about animals of the surrounding area and what they need to survive. Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Staff Contact Number/Email: karen.braeuler@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Tom Kinsey. Audience: Kids. Adults. Family. All Ages. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit learnnature.net.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons (Summer Campaign)

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: A weekly campaign just for the summer, led by a Teen Dungeon Master. Teens are welcome to join the adventure at any time, no matter their experience level with the game. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Teen Time @ Cody

Cody Teen Time @ Cody is a time to meet new friends, try new games, learn new things and so much more. For ages 13-18 in the Teen area. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Theresa Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9100. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Time

Cortez It's SUMMER TIME Teens!!! Bored at home? Come hang out at the library. Enjoy board games, video games, crafts, or just hang out with your friends. There will be a different craft every week during summer. June 14- Air dry clay June 21 - gel pen art June 28 - canvas painting July 5 - sidewalk chalk art July 12 - seed planting July 19 - painted rocks July 26 - movie time. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Jo Ann Paredes. Staff Contact Number/Email: joann.paredes@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Game Time Online

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Tiffany Durham. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Children's Librarians with the San Antonio Public Library. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Let the Summer Games Begin! Join us for fun and fast-paced dancing, art and brain games. Please have paper and pen/pencil available. Recommended for ages 5-10. Grown-ups must be present to log child on and off and be available if needed. Get Ready to show off your Game Time Skills. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

In-Person Event: Creator Club at Parman

Parman Anything can happen at Creator Club! Enjoy art, construction or science activities at the Parman Library. Wear your play clothes in case things get messy. Recommended for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Teague Shosh. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2703. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Club @ Mission Library

Mission This summer, join us at Mission Library! Play video games, learn a new craft, talk about books, or just hang out! For teens ages 13-18 only, please. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Ms. Cindy. Staff Contact Number/Email: cynthia.cruz@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: For all teens interested in: Arts & Crafts, gaming, STEM, fandom, and books. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Club @ Guerra

Guerra Join other teens 13-18y to game, make art, cook, watch movies, and hang out – you decide what we do each week! Volunteer hours available too! Branch Location: Guerra Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Bek Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9070. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Family Yoga

Pruitt Dedicated to helping the next generation lead healthier, happier lives. Join us each Tuesday for this amazing family program designed for children 5 and up and their parents. Parents must remain in the room with their child. Best for children 5 and up. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Lucina Cisneros. Staff Contact Number/Email: lucina.humphrey@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lissette Rubio. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Time at Semmes

Semmes For ages 13-18 only! Teen Time is a great place to spend time with friends or meet new ones. Come play games, work on art projects, watch movies, or just hang out. Activities vary each week, and what we do is up to you! Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

SAPL Summer Movie Series- Thor Ragnarock

McCreless Come join us for another action packed movie night at McCreless. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Joseph Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: joseph.gonzales3@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Joseph Gonzales. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. Featured Event: Pop Culture. Additional Info: In this movie Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and must race against time to Asgard to stop Ragnarok. This movie is rated PG-13. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Nickels and Dimes: Money Saving Ideas

Tobin Who doesn't like saving money? Our speakers from CPS and AAA Auto will give tips on saving energy and gas while our speaker from city DHS will advise on budgeting and finances. Do you have some good money saving tips? Share them with the group! There will be a small gift for attendees wile supplies last. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: rhonda.woolhouse@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Club @Encino

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Ivan Martinez. Staff Contact Number/Email: ivan.martinez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Schaefer Teen Time for teens ages 13-18. Join us for a fun time! Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Dacari Lambert. Staff Contact Number/Email: dacari.lambert@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teen Time for teens ages 13-18. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

English as a Second Language

Bazan Join us for our English as a Second Language class and practice your English, conversation, pronunciation in a relaxed environment at the library. This group meets weekly. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Carlos Loera. Staff Contact Number/Email: carlos.loera@SanAntonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Carlos Loera. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time @ Maverick

Maverick Teen Time @ Maverick is: YOU TIME! YOU decide what you want to do! Branch Location: Maverick Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Mary Lou Bleichwehl. Staff Contact Number/Email: mary.bleichwehl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: And it’s: a GREAT place to meet your friends; a GREAT place to meet new people; a GREAT place to play tabletop or video games, make a craft and just hang out! Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Teen Time

McCreless It’s a safe space to hangout with friends and meet new ones, sharing whatever you’re into & discovering something new. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Marisa DeBow. Staff Contact Number/Email: Marisa.debow@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: If you are between 13 and 18 years old, join us in our newly renovated Teen Space! We have gaming, crafting, cooking, studying or just hanging out – you decide what we do each week! Bring a Friend! Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Puzzle Time for Adults

Pan American **This program is intended for Adult Patrons.** Have some free time? Like putting puzzles together? And/or just want to hang out? Stop by the Pan American Library and spend some time putting a puzzle together. Puzzles will be provided. Puzzle availability will be first come, first serve. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Adrian Leal. Staff Contact Number/Email: adrian.leal@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Adrian Leal. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM.

Process Art

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: It’s not the product, it’s the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Recommended for ages 6-12. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Film Noir Movie Club

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required*** Join the Film Noir Movie Club for a discussion of White Heat (1949), starring James Cagney and Virginia Mayo. Cody Jarrett (Cagney) is the leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. But soon, Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody while he is running the gang from in jail. Cody then makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. View the movie at the link provided. Instructions for registered patrons will be emailed the day before the program. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Daniel Gomez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9188. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM. For more info visit archive.org.

El Campo Santo de Mission San Jose y San Miguel de Aguayo

Mission Located in front of Mission San Jose is a small cemetery with two gravestones, which generate many questions. What is the history of the cemetery? Was it part of a larger cemetery? Historian intern Cristobal Lopez of the San Antonio Missions National HIstoric Parks has conducted extensive research on Mission San Jose cemetery and the land tenure surrounding the mission. Join us as he explores the 300 year history of the cemetery and shares the results of this historic overview report. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room North. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Sylvia Reyna. Staff Contact Number/Email: sylvia.reyna@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Cristobal Lopez. Audience: Adults. Family. Seniors. Featured Event: Texana/Genealogy. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Beginning Genealogy

San Antonio Public Library Online Join us and learn how to start uncovering your family history. Get tips on where to start your research and learn about the information that will help you unlock the past. ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Andrew Crews. Staff Contact Number/Email: andrew.crews@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Andy Crews. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Texana/Genealogy. Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Digital Help Hour!

Central Do you need assistance with technology? Bring your basic tech needs to us! Reference Staff at the Central Library are available to assist you one-on-one with basic device help or digital assistance in the following areas: ● Navigating our library apps: Libby and mysapl ● Accessing Internet and conducting searches ● Accessing Emails ● Connecting/Disconnecting WiFi ● Display Settings and navigating Accessibility features PLEASE NOTE: Library Staff cannot assist you with Device Diagnostics such as Hardware and Anti-Virus troubleshooting, Software downloads, Registering your brand new device, etc. Please call 210-207-2500 first to see if we are able to assist you or refer you to a specialist near you. Thank you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Brianna Glass & Jordan Torres. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500 / Brianna.Glass@sanantonio.gov / Jordan.Torres@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Reference Staff. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Digital Inclusion Month. Additional Info: Starting Wednesday May 4, 2022 10-11am at the Central Library, in the Latino Collections & Resource Center's Lobby. And will continue weekly at those times and space unless otherwise noted. Can't make it at this time? Come to our 5-6pm session! Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Getting Crafty

Cortez Bored at home? Like to meet new people? Come by and join us as we whip up some cool crafts. Contact Jo Ann for list of supplies needed. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Jo Ann. Staff Contact Number/Email: joann.paredes@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Pan American Outdoor Storytime

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Jacqueline Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: jacqueline.gonzales@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Join us at Pan American Library for outdoor Story time. Come listen to fun songs and amazing stories! Feel free to bring blankets, towels, and/or a pillow to sit on. Should there be inclement weather, this program will be cancelled. Intended for children ages 3-5. Any questions, e-mail Ms. Jacqueline Gonzales, Children's Librarian II at jacqueline.gonzales@sanantonio.gov . Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time Online- Live

San Antonio Public Library Online ***Registration is required***. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Tiffany Durham. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Children's Librarians with the San Antonio Public Library. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers will experience stories, songs and rhymes enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Outdoor Story Time at Schaefer

Schaefer Children and their grownups listen to stories, recite rhymes and sing songs. A time for families to have fun together outside. Bring chairs or blankets, and we’ll meet on the playground. Schaefer Library has a playground for play time after the program. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Leslie Elsasser. Staff Contact Number/Email: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Event is weather permitting, and may be canceled due to inclement weather such as heavy rain or excessive temperatures. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:10 AM – 11:00 AM.

Let's Build! Construction Fun Outside @ Landa

Landa Join us at the library for a STEAM inspired construction program. Use your imagination to build using a variety of materials with other aspiring architects. Recommended for children ages 6-12. Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Gardens. Terrace. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Jasmin Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: jasmin.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Event is weather permitting, and may be canceled due to inclement weather such as heavy rain or excessive temperatures. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM.

Story Time on the Patio

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones or Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov or valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones or Valerie Carroll. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers will experience stories, songs, and rhymes enhancing their social, emotional, and language development. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM.

Chair Yoga

Carver Chair yoga involves stretching, meditation, breathing techniques, seated postures, and standing with the aid of a chair. Plus, if you want to learn more about yoga or just want to exercise more, then this is the class for you. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Deanna Sutton. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9180. Presenter/Instructor: Gloria Simmons. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Summer with SAPL for Adults. Additional Info: A free event! No registration required. Bring a friend with you. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Process Art at Igo

Igo Come create a masterpiece or just have fun trying out different techniques and media. Event may be held outdoors under the large oak tree behind the library. Call branch for details. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Carrie Vance. Staff Contact Number/Email: carrie.vance@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Career Exploration (Career Toolkit)

Johnston ***Registration is required*** Applying for job positions can be time consuming, and stressful in this digital age. Join me and uncover some proven strategies that have proven effective. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Marcella McGowan. Staff Contact Number/Email: marcella.mcgowan@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Marcella McGowan. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Readers Theatre With Miss Anastasia

Maverick *Tickets are required for this event. Please pick up at the reference desk starting at noon on Monday, July 11.* Join Miss Anastasia, storyteller from the Twig Bookshop for an unique experience for little people and their big people: The Day the Crayons Quit Readers Theatre. Fun for all and plenty of hilarious audience participation. Together we will present this clever book-making the story come alive! Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Amy Roberts. Staff Contact Number/Email: Amy.Roberts@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Anastasia McKenna. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Process Art for Kids

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2704. Presenter/Instructor: staff. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: It's not the product, it's the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Recommended for ages 5-12. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

OptimizeU: Mind and Mood Tips for Teens

San Antonio Public Library Online Review lifestyle tips and guidelines for adolescents, ages 10-19, for empowered, whole-person health and wellbeing. Our guest speaker, Dr. Sharvari Parghi will join us to explore the six pillars of health, from an evidence-based, Lifestyle Medicine approach. Pre-register to receive tip sheets and handouts for teen health and mental wellbeing. Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Brooke Mjolsness. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9190. Presenter/Instructor: Dr. Sharvari Parghi and Maggie Grueskin, Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. Additional Info: ***Registration is required*** and is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration closes on Wednesday, July 13 at 10:00AM. The Zoom link will be emailed the day before the program session. The session will be recorded. Please make sure that your audio and video are turned off. Interactions via chat will not appear on the recording. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Hand Bee

Encino Bring your project - whether it be embroidery, crochet, knitting, quilting, or what have you and enjoy some comraderie with fellow crafters! Beginners are welcome! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: ann.laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Summer

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Connie Hejl. Staff Contact Number/Email: connie.hejl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Come in from the heat and enjoy crafts, movies, video and tabletop games with us. Or just drop in and hang out! Ages 13-18 only please. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen We Game Wednesday

Pruitt Pop in and Play Gaming for Teens. Hang out, meet new friends, and chill weekly while gaming at your leisure. Recommended for ages 13-18. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Nick Blevins. Staff Contact Number/Email: nblevi@neisd.net. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons (Main Campaign)

San Antonio Public Library Online Branch Location: Online. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Shannan Prukop. Staff Contact Number/Email: shannan.prukop@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: A weekly campaign of Dungeons & Dragons; teens are welcome to join the adventure at any time, no matter their experience level with the game. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, go here to find out more info / join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server: http://mysapl.org/210teenlibrary. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit mysapl.org.

Miss Anastasia

McCreless Join Miss Anastasia, storyteller for The Twig Book Shop, for a unique experience for little people and their big people: The Day The Crayons Quit Readers Theatre. Fun for all and plenty of hilarious audience participation. Together we will present this clever book -- making the story come ALIVE. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Nicole San Martin. Staff Contact Number/Email: nicole.sanmartin@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna

Encino Join author Alda P. Dobbs for a discussion of her book, Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna, a Bluebonnet nominee. Find out about the inspiration and research that went into the book and the importance of knowing your own history. Recommended for ages 8-12. *Tickets are required for this event.  Please pick up at the Encino Reference desk between July 10 and July 12.  All tickets will be on a first come, first served basis.*. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Katherine Dillard. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9250. Presenter/Instructor: Alda P. Dobbs. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Crafty Kids

Maverick Today we will be painting/decorating rocks with acrylic paint. Please wear clothes that can get messy. Best for ages 5-12. Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Amy Roberts. Staff Contact Number/Email: Amy.Roberts@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Amy Roberts. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Beginning Genealogy

Tobin Join us and learn how to start uncovering your family history. Get tips on where to start your research and learn about the information that will help you unlock the past. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: rhonda.woolhouse@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Texana/Genealogy. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Collaborative Art

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Esperanza Sonnen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Let's work together to make something beautiful! Come help make a collaborative art piece. Recommended for ages 6-12. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer Teen Time @ Bazan

Bazan Summer programming for teens ages 13-18 only! Crafting, gaming, and hanging out for a couple of hours in the teen space. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Garcia. Staff Contact Number/Email: Georgina.Garcia@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Meet in the teen space. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Process Art

Schaefer It’s not the product, it’s the process! Enjoy open-ended art activities. Recommended for ages 6-12. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Leslie Elsasser. Staff Contact Number/Email: leslie.elsasser@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna

Collins Garden Join author Alda P. Dobbs for a discussion of her book, Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna, a Bluebonnet nominee. Find out about the inspiration and research that went into the book and the importance of knowing your own history. Recommended for ages 8-12. Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Gina Brudi. Staff Contact Number/Email: Gina.Brudi@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Semmes Come play games, chat, and hang out with other tweens. This program is for ages 9-12. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Carroll. Staff Contact Number/Email: valerie.carroll@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Digital Help Hour!

Central Do you need assistance with technology? Bring your basic tech needs to us! Reference Staff at the Central Library are available to assist you one-on-one with basic device help or digital assistance in the following areas: - Navigating our library apps: Libby and mysapl - Accessing Internet and conducting searches - Accessing Emails - Connecting/Disconnecting WiFi - Display Settings and navigating Accessibility features PLEASE NOTE: Library Staff cannot assist you with Device Diagnostics such as Hardware and Anti-Virus troubleshooting, Software downloads, Registering your brand new device, etc. Please call 210-207-2500 first to see if we are able to assist you or refer you to a specialist near you. Thank you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Latino Collection & Resource Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Brianna Glass & Jordan Torres. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500 / Brianna.Glass@sanantonio.gov / Jordan.Torres@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Reference Staff. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Starting Wednesday May 4, 2022 5-6pm at the Central Library, in the Latino Collections & Resource Center's Lobby. And will continue weekly at those times and space unless otherwise noted. Can't make it at this time? Come to our 10-11am session! Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.