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BookCellar Annual Back to School Sale

Central The BookCellar will feature extra Juvenile materials in the patio. Customers will find lots of boxes filled with of 10¢ books. Regular priced, juvenile biographies will be priced at 50% off or 25¢ each. All of the regularly priced, Young Adult hardbacks will be 25¢ each. Regular priced, Young Adult paperbacks will be 10¢ each. Reference books for juveniles will also be on display and available for purchase. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: BookCellar. Event Type(s): Book Sale. Staff Contact Name: Andrea Mason. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 227-9519. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Thousands of new and recycled books are waiting for you in the BookCellar. Adult and children's fiction, nonfiction, foreign language, rare and selected volumes, audio and videos, magazines, the BookCellar has them all, and more. Saturday, July 21, 2018 – Sunday, July 29, 2018. For more info visit www.friendsofsapl.org.

Come and Go Craft

Tobin Drop-in crafts for all ages. Look for the art table in the children's area of the library. Small children will need adult assistance. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. All Ages. Saturday, July 21, 2018.

Summer Art Exhibit at SAPL

Tobin Come explore local artist, Andrea Reyes' abstract art on display at Tobin at Oakwell June 22 - August 22. Ms. Reyes, a native of Piedras Negras, Mexico now lives in San Antonio after graduating with a BA in Fine Arts from The University of TX at San Antonio. Andrea creates three dimensional contemporary pieces with mixed media using acrylics and gouache, a glue like substance. Andrea has displayed pieces at several local galleries including most recently Southwest School of Art. Ms. Reyes also teaches at private art studios in both San Antonio and Piedras Negras. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Exhibit. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Presenter/Instructor: Andrea Reyes. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Saturday, July 21, 2018. For more info visit www.andreareyesart.com.

Come and Go Craft

Encino Drop in and make a craft to take home. Look for the craft table in the children's room. Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Family. Saturday, July 21, 2018.

Tech Talk series at Parman - Living History of STEM: What Problems Will Your Hands Solve?

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: STEM Program Manager Girls Inc. of San Antonio. Audience: Teens. Adults. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: The purpose of this series is to meet with people in STEM fields to learn about future career opportunities after high school or college, to understand various concepts in science, technology, engineering and math, and to capture the latest technology trends. No registration necessary. Space is limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 4:30 AM – 5:30 AM.

Come & Go Crafts

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Drop-in crafts for all ages. Children will need adult assistance. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 9:00 AM – 4:45 PM.

Saturday Morning Walk

Semmes Join us every Saturday morning for a 1.2 mile walk around the Library Loop in Comanche Lookout Park. We will meet at the entrance to the library at 9:30 to head out as a group and conclude before 10:30 with the exact time depending on the speed of the group. If you can only go half-way - that's okay! You can end your walk after one loop instead of two. All Ages and Fitness Levels Welcome! Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: Megan.Stanley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

ESL (English as a Second Language) for Advanced Students

Bazan Join us for our weekly English as a Second Language class. This class is designed for advanced learners. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: No registration necessary; continuous enrollment. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Treasure Hunt @ Central

Central ***Registration is requested***. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Connect at Central. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Cristine Mitchamore. Staff Contact Number/Email: cristine.mitchamore@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: Come participate in a Treasure Hunt @ Central Library. Come alone or bring a team, and explore the library as you follow visual clues to our hidden treasure. Begin at the 1st floor Connect desk. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Cody Mystery Book Club

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Deborah Bender. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Please join us to discuss "Apprentice In Death" by J.D. Robb. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Visit the Guerra library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Volunteering

Landa Want volunteer hours, like, right now? Want to experience the library in a whole new way? Awesome! Landa Library has same-day, one-time volunteer opportunities for teens 14-18 years old who need 4 or less hours! Shifts are available Wednesdays 2-4pm and Saturdays both 10am-12pm and 2-4p. Stop by and ask for Ms. Rebekah for more details. And hey – do you need more than 4 hours or are looking for more of a long term volunteer opportunity? We have that, too! Just ask. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Alamo Area Woodcarvers at Parman

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Presenter/Instructor: Alamo Area Woodcarvers. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join the Alamo Area Woodcarvers at Parman for community carving. Beginners welcome. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Yoga Session

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Please join us for Yoga activities to include breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures for health and relaxation. All experience levels welcomed. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Youth Financial Literacy Summit (3rd-8th Grades)

Schaefer Come learn the basics of budget planning and financial security! Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Jorge Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9300. Presenter/Instructor: LaShaundra Ceaser. Audience: All Ages. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Pruitt Toddlers actively participate in stories, music, and movement enhancing their social, emotional, and language development. Includes time for toddlers and parents to socialize afterwards. Recommended Ages: 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Kids Time

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Younger children welcomed when accompanied by an adult. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM.

Escape Pan Am

Pan American You are trapped in a library by a madman! You must use all of your riddle solving skills to escape the locked room?!? The clock is ticking. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Steven Barrera. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/steven.barrera@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Come and Go Craft

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207.2703. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Self-directed craft activity for all ages. Small children will need adult assistance and supervision. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Teen Video Game Club

Mission Teens (13-18) are welcome to come every week to play on our Wii U system. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Teens. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Story Time Saturday's

Encino Come join us for a special Saturday story time where preschoolers can enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5-year-old children and their caregivers. In order to offer a quality experience for you and your child, attendance at all children’s programming is limited and provided on a first come first serve basis. Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

ESL (English as a Second Language) Reading Circle

Bazan Join us for our weekly English as a Second Language Reading Circle! You will have the chance to practice your pronunciation and reading comprehension skills. No registration necessary; continuous enrollment. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM.

Jurassic (Bingo! Dino DNA!) Party @ Teen Library

Central *Attending this Jurassic Park Party totally counts as a chance to win a T-(rex)-RIFFIC prize in this year's TEEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM! Not signed up? There is still time--ask at your favorite library. [Done with the PTEROrrible puns]. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Regina. Staff Contact Number/Email: regina.almanza@sanantonio.gov/207-2678. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Just think Jurassic. The Library, uh, finds a way to make dinosaur egg soaps, a fossil excavation dessert, and dinosaur bead things. Also help carve a dinosaur out of a watermelon or play a Jurassic World WiiU game. Try(ceratops) to be here! Saturday, July 21, 2018, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.flickr.com.

Teen Open Writing Workshop

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Erica DeLaRosa and Jim LaVilla-Havelin. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: Open and free to all teens, city-wide, ages 13-17. All writing forms – poetry, fiction, memoir, flash fiction, non-fiction, rap, song-writing. Taught by Erica DeLaRosa and Jim LaVilla-Havelin in alternating months. Come write with Us! We will meet every 3rd Saturday of the month Saturday February 17 Saturday March 17 Saturday April 21 Saturday May 19 Saturday June 16 Saturday July 21 Saturday August 18 Saturday September 15 Saturday October 20 Saturday November 17 Saturday December 15. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Time

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Story Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Books, crafts and activities recommended for school-age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM.

Kids Time

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Drop-In Volunteering

Landa Want volunteer hours, like, right now? Want to experience the library in a whole new way? Awesome! Landa Library has same-day, one-time volunteer opportunities for teens 14-18 years old who need 4 or less hours! Shifts are available Wednesdays 2-4pm and Saturdays both 10am-12pm and 2-4p. Stop by and ask for Ms. Rebekah for more details. And hey – do you need more than 4 hours or are looking for more of a long term volunteer opportunity? We have that, too! Just ask. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Semmes Library Book Club

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Discussion of LaRose by Louise Erdrich. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Westfall Join fellow learners in practicing your English language skills. Focus on speaking, listening, writing and reading. Improve your pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar and conversational skills. Come LEARN with us! Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Michelle D. Rickman. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9228. Presenter/Instructor: Michelle D. Rickman. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: Drop-in help available during Open Hours in LEARN@sapl: T/Th./F/Sat. 10am-6pm & W 12-8pm. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Family Circle Book Club: The First Rule of Punk

Pruitt Tweens (Ages 8-12) and a parent are invited to join us for a lively discussion of this heartfelt 2018 Pura Belpré Honor Book. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122/cynthia.saenz@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Refreshments served. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

San Pedro Family Coloring Club

San Pedro Coloring is for the whole family--adults, teens, and kids. Come and join us for a relaxing fun time of coloring! Club meets twice a month. Materials provided and light refreshments served. Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Carmen A. Roja. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207-9050. Presenter/Instructor: Carmen A. Roja. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Mission 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: 210.207.2704/oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Why should kids have all the fun? Table Tennis Time just for adults! No matter your level of experience come and play at Mission. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Reception- Ode To Guardians - Lata Gedala

Cody Reception for Lata Gedala's exhibit- "Ode To Guardians". Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Samantha Gordano. Staff Contact Number/Email: samantha.gordano@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Lata Gedala. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM.

CANCELED - Women in Finance

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Staff Contact Name: Enedina Hernandez Prater. Staff Contact Number/Email: enedina.prater@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Angela Alvarado. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

After the Raid- Pokemon Go Trading Meet Up

Cody After two long years of waiting, trading is here! Why not meet some other trainers and build your roster in the air conditioning? Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Samantha Gordano. Staff Contact Number/Email: samantha.gordano@sanantonio.gov. Audience: All Ages. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Family Fun

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children and their grownups listen to stories and enjoy simple, shared activities. A time for families to have fun together. All ages welcome. Saturday, July 21, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Come and Go Craft

Tobin Drop-in crafts for all ages. Look for the art table in the children's area of the library. Small children will need adult assistance. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. All Ages. Sunday, July 22, 2018.

Summer Art Exhibit at SAPL

Tobin Come explore local artist, Andrea Reyes' abstract art on display at Tobin at Oakwell June 22 - August 22. Ms. Reyes, a native of Piedras Negras, Mexico now lives in San Antonio after graduating with a BA in Fine Arts from The University of TX at San Antonio. Andrea creates three dimensional contemporary pieces with mixed media using acrylics and gouache, a glue like substance. Andrea has displayed pieces at several local galleries including most recently Southwest School of Art. Ms. Reyes also teaches at private art studios in both San Antonio and Piedras Negras. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Exhibit. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Presenter/Instructor: Andrea Reyes. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Sunday, July 22, 2018. For more info visit www.andreareyesart.com.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Visit the Guerra library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

I heart Vinyl

Potranco Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Staff Contact Name: Gamini Haluwana. Staff Contact Number/Email: gamini.haluwana@san antonio.gov. Audience: All Ages. Additional Info: Join Potranco DJ Gamini H.. for a morning of record spinning! Gamini will be playing some of his favorite tunes and taking requests. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Weekly Meditation at Parman Library

Parman Join us for our new Weekly Meditation at the library! This meditation class will introduce participants to the practice of concentrated focus to increase awareness, reduce stress, and promote total relaxation. These sessions are appropriate for all levels of experience. Free. No registration required. Adults only. Please bring a camp chair or exercise mat. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Drop-in crafts for all ages. Children will need adult assistance. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 11:00 AM – 4:45 PM.

Mission Embroidery & Craft Group

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room North. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: For needle workers interested in the art of embroidery. Bring your stitching project to the library! Get help with your cross stitch, embroidery or learn a new technique. The group welcomes adults who are beginning and advanced. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Gentle Stretch Yoga

Pan American Exercise your mind, body and soul. Yoga helps reduce anxiety, improve flexibility, relieve stress and improve respiratory functions. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Nicole Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Ages 18 and up! Sunday, July 22, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.sanantonio.gov.

Adventures in Libraryland Movie Series presents Jumanji

Central When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Dan Garcia. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Dan Garcia. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

Library Digital Help

Central Get help with SAPL's digital library and downloadable services. This session is an open forum where a Reference team member can assist you with the use of the library's eBook and downloadable audio book collections, the OverDrive app, Libby, RBDigital, and more. Please bring your eReader, tablet, smart phone, or other device so we are better able to assist you. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Conference Room 2.1. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Dan Garcia. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Reference. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

eReader Clinic And Tech Help

Igo Need Tech help or help with your mobile or e-reader device sign up for a 30 minute appointment. Library Staff will assist you in learning how to use your mobile device, tablet, or new laptop in conjunction with downloading digital content.(such as eBooks, eAudiobooks, and movies) from SAPL call or email to register for a 30 minute appointment. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Russelyn Henson-Meyer. Staff Contact Number/Email: russelyn.hensonmeyer@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Russelyn Henson-Meyer. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Bring your eReader, mobile device or laptop with you to the appointment. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

The Igo Stitchery

Igo A place for all lovers of fiber to meet. We welcome all types of needle hand crafts, from knitting and crochet to cross stitch and embroidery - even spinning and weaving if you are willing to bring your wheel or loom! Just bring your current project and enjoy some companionship. On the fourth Sunday of each month, there is often an opportunity to contribute to a knit or crochet charity project if you wish. This is not a class, but if you would like to learn a new needle art, there are often enough experienced people in the group to help you get started in a new direction. Please contact Carrie Vance or Liz Garza for further information. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Carrie Vance and Liz Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: carrie.vance@sanantonio.gov or elizabeth.garza2@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Free Feral Cat Workshop

Memorial Come learn how to obtain free services to qualify for low-cost spay/neuter surgeries and the free trap loan program. In order to qualify for the services you must first attend a Trap, Neuter, Return (TNR) workshop. The San Antonio Feral Cat Coalition conducts the workshop and is devoted to providing services to humanely treat cats. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit sanantonioferalcats.org.

Kids Time

San Pedro Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Betsy Dalton. Staff Contact Number/Email: elizabeth.dalton@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Betsy Dalton. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Books, crafts, and activities for school age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Parman Chess Club (Knight Club)

Parman Whether you want to improve your skill level, learn new strategies, or just want to get started with chess, this is the club for you. All levels of play are welcomed from beginner through advanced. Ages 5 and up only. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Yarn and Needles and Hooks, Oh My!

Parman Bring whatever project you are working on or need help with! This group is for all ages, all skill levels, and all types of needle hand crafts - including spinning and weaving if you want to bring your wheel or loom. This is not a class, but if you would like to learn a new needle art, there are often enough people in the group to help you get started. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Cosplay 101 Series: Prop Making 101

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Presenter/Instructor: Inked Geek Atelier and Game that Cosplay. Audience: Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Ever wanted to make your own cosplay prop? Well this class is for you! Props and armor can be crucial to your next piece, and learning a little goes a long way. Seth of Game that Cosplay will teach you do’s and don’ts of prop making, common beginners mistakes, and how to work with a variety of mediums. Get hands on with EVA foam and make a foam ruler and gauntlet! We will cover these topics: Mediums and tools for fabrication Working with a budget Caring for you piece Make a foam ruler and ga… Sunday, July 22, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Bazan’s Journal & Planner club

Bazan Need some space to write your thoughts and plan for world domination? You can write, plan, swap stationery, and chat about it!!! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Stephanie Perez. Staff Contact Number/Email: Stephanie.Perez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Stephanie Perez. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Writers Block

Igo Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Are you interested in creative writing? Join our group for a chance to meet other writers. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Rock Art for Adults (Beginners)

Pruitt Adults and invited to come out and unwind as they explore the art of painting designs on smooth river rocks. Snacks provided. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Lynnette Perez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Presenter/Instructor: Lynnette Perez. Audience: Adults. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Coloring @ Mission

Mission Think coloring is just for kids? Think again. Coloring is a new way for adults to relieve stress and explore their creative side. Ages 16 and up are welcome. Supplies are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Briana Rangel. Staff Contact Number/Email: briana.rangel2@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: We meet in the first quite room. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Learn Blogging Computer Class

Schaefer Blogging is a great way to explore your interests and connect with people! There is no limit to the topics that can be blogged. Come learn how to set one up! Computers provided. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Sheridan Richardson. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9300. Audience: All Ages. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Fortnite Sundays

Schaefer Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to Library Land this summer! Come play the most popular game in the world at the Schaefer Library. Welcome to anyone 13 and older. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Teens. Adults. Sunday, July 22, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Job Search

Carver Come in and apply for jobs online and do job searches. Learn how to make a resume and prepare for interviews. Make an appointment time for individual help on a resumes. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Learn Center. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 23, 2018.

Summer Art Exhibit at SAPL

Tobin Come explore local artist, Andrea Reyes' abstract art on display at Tobin at Oakwell June 22 - August 22. Ms. Reyes, a native of Piedras Negras, Mexico now lives in San Antonio after graduating with a BA in Fine Arts from The University of TX at San Antonio. Andrea creates three dimensional contemporary pieces with mixed media using acrylics and gouache, a glue like substance. Andrea has displayed pieces at several local galleries including most recently Southwest School of Art. Ms. Reyes also teaches at private art studios in both San Antonio and Piedras Negras. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Exhibit. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Presenter/Instructor: Andrea Reyes. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Monday, July 23, 2018. For more info visit www.andreareyesart.com.

Adult Low Impact Circuit Training and 30 min Core Training

Parman Low Impact Circuit Training is part of the award winning Fitness in the Park program. This fun and challenging class is 100% free and open to the public. No registration is required. Just show up and exercise with us! 30 min. Core Training class right after will blast your abs by performing specific exercises to strengthen the muscles. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Presenter/Instructor: Fitness in the Park. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:15 AM.

Toddler time

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207.2703. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:15 AM – 11:05 AM.

Toddler Time

Potranco Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers and caregivers actively participate in stories, music, movement, and interactive play. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Pruitt Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition. Plan on a 15-20 minute program with time for baby and caregiver socializing afterwards. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

San Pedro Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Betsy Dalton. Staff Contact Number/Email: elizabeth.dalton@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Betsy Dalton. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Time

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207.2703. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program. Monday, July 23, 2018, 11:15 AM – 12:05 PM.

Bilingual Children's Program

Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Elsy Jackson. Staff Contact Number/Email: elsy.jackson@sanantonio.gov/210-207-9240. Presenter/Instructor: Elsy Jackson. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Prescholers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Preescolares disfrutan de cuentos y canciones que ayudan en su desarrollo social, emocional y del lenguaje y promueven su curiosidad. Ideal para niños de 3-5 años. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Semmes Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Thousand Oaks Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Tobin Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Central Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Thursday. Branch Location: Central Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Veterans: Need Help with Housing and Benefits?

Central The American GI Forum National Veterans Outreach Program’s Supportive Services for Veterans Families program (SSVF) offers Rapid Rehousing assistance for homeless veterans and veteran families. These services include case management, assistance with VA and public benefits, and short-term temporary financial assistance. Please note that homeless non-veterans do not qualify for the SSVF program. If you fall in this category, outreach specialists will connect you to the appropriate employment readiness and non-veteran resources. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Foyer. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Deedee Lu or Cynthia de Leon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Roy Martinez, Outreach Specialist. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: For more information please call GI Forum (San Pedro office) at 210-233-8505. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.agif-nvop.org.

Cody Writing Club!

Cody Ages 10-18 welcome! Whether you write stories, poetry, rap, fanfiction, plays, movie scripts, memoirs, or something completely different, you're welcome to pick up a pen with us! Come to brainstorm, write, and make new friends. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Amy Rae Weaver. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Ages 10-18 welcome! Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Teen Summer Cooking Camp

Great Northwest Take part in the Teen Summer Cooking Camp presented by the San Antonio Food Bank and learn some recipes from around the world. For Teens ages 13-18 years old. **Space is Limited**Pick up a free ticket at the Great Northwest Library. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Stephanie Vazquez. Staff Contact Number/Email: stephanie.vazquez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: San Antonio Food Bank. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Sign up for Teen Summer: Adventures in Library Land. Teens ages 13-18 years old. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in to the library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Learn Piano @ Encino

Encino Beginner piano lessons program taught by local instructor Garrett Williford, for ages 7 and up. Lessons will be given in 30-minute blocks at the start of each hour, and registration will be limited to five students per class. Registration for the July 23 program will begin on Monday, July 16 at 12:00 PM. Please register in person at the Encino reference desk. The July 23rd event is FULL. *No phone registrations will be taken. Registration for future lessons will take place beginning on Monday at 12:00 PM one week before the date of the program. As classes are limited, students will only be allowed to sign up for three classes. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Staff Contact Name: Michelle Ricondo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9250. Presenter/Instructor: Garrett Williford. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: We will have 4 classes each Monday. Sign up is limited to 5 people per class, and classes last 30 minutes. Please come into the Encino Branch to register for the class beginning Monday, July 2nd. This program is for ages 7 and up. All classes for July 23rd's event are FULL. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Robot Roundup

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Schaefer Library has a variety of robots and other gadgets for kids. Kids 12 and under can join us as we learn to operate these devices together. It's going to be techtacular! Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Mah Jongg Group

Forest Hills Mah Jong is a game that originated in China and is played with a set of 144 tiles. It is similar to Rummy making it a game of skill, strategy, and chance. The group plays according to International Rules and is interested in teaching new members. It meets every Monday of the month. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9230. Audience: Adults. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

LEGO Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come be creative with LEGO bricks! Recommended for school-age children due to small size of some bricks. A limited number of DUPLO bricks are available for younger children. Please note: LEGO and DUPLO creations must stay at the library. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Eclectic Electric

Central Music and More Madness! Learn to shred on guitar or keys or our other instruments in the Teen Recording Studio. There's also Anime Club, planning this year's Teen Haunted House, comedic improv , making movies and other cool stuff ! Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: JD. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678 j.d.elizondo@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

LegoCLub

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come and get creative with Legos! Recommended for school-age children. Please note: Lego club creations must stay in the library. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Summer Family Movies: The Goofy Movie

Tobin Join us to watch "The Goofy Movie," about the hilarious misadventures of Goofy and his son Max as they set out on a summer road trip. We'll also make crafts tied into some of the memorable moments of the movie. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9040. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Need help downloading digital content from SAPL?

Parman Need help downloading eBooks to your tablet or phone? Sign up for a 30 minute one on-one-session and library staff will assist you in learning how to use your mobile device, tablet, or new laptop in conjunction with downloading digital content from SAPL such as eBooks, eAudiobooks, and movies. Bring your device and account information with you, Call branch at 210.207.2703 to register for a 30 minute appointment. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: All Ages. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Time

Mission Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: staff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2704. Presenter/Instructor: staff. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Tween Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. 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. Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Online Academic and Career Practice Test

Carver Come prepare for Academic and Career Exams! We offer online practice test for the GED, ASVAB, Allied Health, Nursing, Teaching, EMS and Firefighter, Cosmetology and many more! Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Learn Center. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Lego Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Adults. Family. Additional Info: Come and get creative with Legos! Recommended for school-age children. Duplos are also available. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Science Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: We’ll be meeting every other Monday during the summer to do science exploration. Open to school age children. Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Kids Time

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Bazan Library. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM.

Military City

Cortez Library Land adventures continue with Summer Kids Time - books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet - all designed with school-age kids in mind. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Kathy Armbruster. Staff Contact Number/Email: kathy.armbruster@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Gamer Monday

San Pedro Branch Location: San Pedro Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Betsy Dalton. Staff Contact Number/Email: elizabeth.dalton@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Betsy Dalton. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Bring your own device or use a library IPad (on a first come-first served basis) for some gaming fun! We have Minecraft Pocket Edition, Roblox, and over 50 other games loaded on the IPads. Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Minecraft Monday

Thousand Oaks Come see a master minecrafter play, ask questions, and learn more about the game! Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Time

McCreless Bring your friends and build with LEGOs. Be cool. Be creative. Be cooperative. Recommended for school age children due to small size of LEGO bricks. Please note that LEGO creations stay at the library. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Teen Time: Food Demo- Cookie Cat

Pan American From the hit TV show Steven Universe, learn how to make Steven's all time favorite ice cream treat: Cookie Cat! Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Nicole Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/Cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Teens Only 13yrs- 18yrs! Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Exploring the Paranormal with MPS

Bazan Are you interested in the paranormal? Join local experts Midnight Paranormal Society at Bazan Branch Library for a conversation and Q&A about the paranormal. The team will cover the equipment they use for their paranormal investigations, haunted objects, sightings, cleansings and more. Attend one or all three events! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Enedina Hernandez Prater. Staff Contact Number/Email: enedina.prater@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Midnight Paranormal Society. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 23, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

FREE Citizenship Classes Begin

Forest Hills The classes will be held at Forest Hills Branch Library,every Monday, July 9 - September 16, from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. The course will be 10 weeks long and include 24 hours of instruction. A maximum of ten students will be enrolled. No textbooks are required. Academia América will provide a handbook at no cost to students. Please call Academia América for questions about the course at 210 910 6363. Academia América provides education programs and services to immigrants who qualify to apply for U.S. citizenship to help them prepare for the naturalization examination. Academia América is a 501 (c) (3) community-based non-profit organization in San Antonio, Texas, founded in 2008 by community activists grounded in principles of anti-discrimination, Social Justice and Human Rights. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9230. Presenter/Instructor: Academia América. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 23, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.academiaamerica.org.

Chess Instruction

McCreless Come and learn to play chess from a certified instructor. Already know how to play? No problem! Play against others and sharpen up your skills. Boards provided while supplies last. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 23, 2018, 5:30 PM.

Teen Anime Club

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Anime & Manga. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: The Teen Anime Club is for any teen with an interest in anime and manga. Whether you're just getting started or you're already a huge otaku. Bring your suggestions for club activities and a friend! [For ages 13 to 18 only]. Monday, July 23, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Craft & Movie Night

Great Northwest Visit the library for Teen Craft & Movie Monday for teens ages 13-18 years old. This week is Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Let's make DIY kites. 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: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Sign up for Teen Summer: Adventures in Library Land. Teens ages 13-18 years old. Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Kids Time

Las Palmas Come participate in a fun, engaging event filled with stories, books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. (Younger children welcome accompanied by a parent or caregiver.). Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Family Fun

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children and their grownups listen to stories and enjoy simple, shared activities. A time for families to have fun together. All ages welcome. Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Fiber Artists- A Club for Crochet, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing & More

Schaefer Are you a crafty person? Working on a knitting project and you'd like to have some company? Just want to find like minded people with similar interests? This is the place for you! Fiber Artists is a club for those of all skill levels looking for a place to craft with others. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: All Ages. Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Schaefer Chess Club

Schaefer Whether you want to improve your skill level, learn new strategies, or are just getting started with chess you are welcome at Schaefer. Chess sets will be provided. Ages 5 and up. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Historical Fiction Book Group

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: Join us for reading & discussing stories & adventures all over the world at all points in history! Monday, July 23, 2018, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Job Search

Carver Come in and apply for jobs online and do job searches. Learn how to make a resume and prepare for interviews. Make an appointment time for individual help on a resumes. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Learn Center. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

Summer Art Exhibit at SAPL

Tobin Come explore local artist, Andrea Reyes' abstract art on display at Tobin at Oakwell June 22 - August 22. Ms. Reyes, a native of Piedras Negras, Mexico now lives in San Antonio after graduating with a BA in Fine Arts from The University of TX at San Antonio. Andrea creates three dimensional contemporary pieces with mixed media using acrylics and gouache, a glue like substance. Andrea has displayed pieces at several local galleries including most recently Southwest School of Art. Ms. Reyes also teaches at private art studios in both San Antonio and Piedras Negras. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Exhibit. Staff Contact Name: Rhonda Woolhouse. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9040. Presenter/Instructor: Andrea Reyes. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Tuesday, July 24, 2018. For more info visit www.andreareyesart.com.

Veterans: Need Help with Housing and Benefits?

Central The American GI Forum National Veterans Outreach Program’s Supportive Services for Veterans Families program (SSVF) offers Rapid Rehousing assistance for homeless veterans and veteran families. These services include case management, assistance with VA and public benefits, and short-term temporary financial assistance. Please note that homeless non-veterans do not qualify for the SSVF program. If you fall in this category, outreach specialists will connect you to the appropriate employment readiness and non-veteran resources. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Foyer. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Deedee Lu or Cynthia de Leon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-2500. Presenter/Instructor: Seth Jarmon, Outreach Specialist. Audience: Adults. Additional Info: For more information please call GI Forum (N. Flores office) at 210-354-4892. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Play & Learn

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Story Room. Event Type(s): Play & Learn. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Parents and caregivers share interactive play time with children in order to build early literacy skills. Designed for children five and under. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Johnston Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Staff Contact Number/Email: beverly.wrigglesworth@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Plan on a fifteen-minute program with time for baby and caregiver socializing afterwards. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Family. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM.

Baby Time

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months with their caregivers. In order to offer a quality experience for you and your child, attendance at all children’s programming is limited and provided on a first come first serve basis. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

CAMP LIBRARY: Bear Feels Sick

Great Northwest Camp Library includes tons of crafts and activities centered around a great book. There will be 8 different books to explore this summer. Look for all 8 of them! Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Toddler Time

Igo Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM.

Toddler Time

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time

Westfall Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Imelda Merino. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9220/imelda.merino@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Imelda Merino. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Story Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for children ages 3 - 5 yrs. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Kids Corner. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Johnston Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Staff Contact Number/Email: beverly.wrigglesworth@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Bilingual Story Time

Las Palmas Preschoolers and older toddlers enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3- to 5-year-olds and their caregivers. Pre-escolares disfrutan de historias infantiles y musica en inglés y español que les ayudan a desarrollar sus habilidades literarias y fomentan su curiosidad. Recomendado para niños de tres a cinco años y sus cuidadores. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Patricia Perez. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.mysapl.org.

Story Time I

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5-year-old children and their caregivers. In order to offer a quality experience for you and your child, attendance at all children’s programming is limited and provided on a first come first serve basis. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Two!

Igo Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months. - *Program for two-year-olds. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Semmes Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Thousand Oaks Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal for $3.35. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Tobin Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Friday. Adults can purchase a lunch meal fro $3.35. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Kids Time

Potranco Looking for a summer time kids adventure? Join us for Library Land theme books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Please join us outside on the courtyard for this event. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Bazan Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Tuesday through Thursday. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Learn Computer Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Skills

Carver Come learn basic computer skills, as well as intermediate and advanced skills in Microsoft Office. Students learn at their own pace from computer simulation, which allows them to become proficient faster. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Learn Center. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Central Children 0-18 can eat a free healthy meal Monday through Thursday. Branch Location: Central Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Alamo Area Woodcarvers

Parman Join the Alamo Area Woodcarvers for community carving. Beginners welcome. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

CANCELED - Art Journaling 101

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Michelle Ricondo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9250. Presenter/Instructor: Michelle Ricondo. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM.

Story Time

Igo Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and their caregiver. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Artful Aging: "Discover New Art Skills with Watercolor"

Maverick ***Registration is required*** Want to discover new art skills with watercolor? This free class is limited to 24 and registration is required! Most supplies will be furnished. Sign up today and mark your calendar! Branch Location: Maverick Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Benjamin Longoria. Staff Contact Number/Email: benjamin.longoria@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Barbara J. Coulter. Audience: Seniors. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Fitness in the Park @ Semmes Circuit Training

Semmes Circuit training classes include a variety of activities geared toward increasing endurance, power, strength, stamina, and speed. Exercises focus on flexibility and agility, giving you a total body workout. An exercise "circuit" refers to one completion of all exercises in the program. All fitness levels welcome! Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: Megan.Stanley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Mission 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: 210.207.2704/oscar.gonzalez@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Why should kids have all the fun? Table Tennis Time just for adults! No matter your level of experience come and play at Mission. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

San Antonio Youth Wind Ensemble

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Join us for a musical event as we host the San Antonio Youth Wind Ensembles. The children will be invited to an" instrument petting zoo" after the performance. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Movie Time

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Join us for a family movie and popcorn at the Guerra Library. No registration is required and the movie is free. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Summer Movie Time!

Memorial Cool off Tuesday afternoons with a family-friendly movie at Memorial Branch Library. June 12 "Coco" (PG-animated) June 19 "A Wrinkle In Time" (PG-live action) June 26 "Early Man" (PG-animated) July 3 "Peter Rabbit" (PG-live action) July 10 "Sherlock Gnomes" (PG-animated) July 17 "The Jungle Book" (PG-live action) July 24 "The LEGO Ninjago Move" (PG-animated) July 31 "Beauty and the Beast" (PG-live action). Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Christine Deffendall. Staff Contact Number/Email: christine.deffendall@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Time

Pruitt Come hang out with us. Weekly activities vary- movies, crafts, making snacks, and playing video games are some of your choices, but it's up to you to help decide what we do! Ages 13 to 18 only. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Rae Downen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Presenter/Instructor: Rae Downen. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Fitness in the Park @ Semmes Yoga

Semmes Exercise your mind, body and soul. Yoga helps reduce anxiety, improve flexibility, relieve stress and improve respiratory functions. Join us! No registration or experience is required. A limited number of mats will be available for use. You can bring your own mat or a beach towel. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: Megan.Stanley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Art Tuesday

Thousand Oaks Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Theresa. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Explore your creative side this summer with painting, drawing, clay, and other art adventures! For Teens, 13-18 years old only, please. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer Food Program

Potranco Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Lisa Leandro. Staff Contact Number/Email: lisa.leandro@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Join us at Potranco Branch Library for a snack on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Summer Food Program is for children and teens ages 18 and younger. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Computer Basics

Schaefer Schaefer Staff will be on hand to teach patrons basic computer skills including: Mouse skill, E-mail, Password Security, Microsoft Office, and Google Docs. Computers will be provided. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Audience: All Ages. Additional Info: Computer Basics Class at Schaefer Branch Library. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Time: Velvet Art!

Cody Ages 13-18: Teens only! Ever seen a tacky velvet painting of Elvis? This week, we're making our very own versions. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Amy Rae Weaver. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Ages 13-18: Teens only! Ever seen a tacky velvet painting of Elvis? This week, we're making our very own versions. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Tween Time

Johnston Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Staff Contact Number/Email: beverly.wrigglesworth@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Beverly Wrigglesworth. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No teachers. Just fun! Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tween Time

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. 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 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM.

Kids Time

Tobin Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Themes focus on the celebration of San Antonio's 300th anniversary. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Summer Cooking Series

Encino Join us in the teen room as we cook around the world with Chef Justin from the San Antonio Food Bank. Teens get hands on with peeling, chopping, stirring, and finally tasting their very own creations! This week we will be featuring foods from Asia. [ages 13 to 18 only]. Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Presenter/Instructor: San Antonio Food Bank. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Read to a Dog

Potranco Children are invited to the Potranco Branch Library to read to a certified therapy dog named Nero! Do you have any favorite animal stories you would like to read? Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. All Ages. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Teen Cooking Class

Mission Teens ages 13-18 can come cook with us. Each week we cook a new recipe that can be easily replicated from a stove top at home! Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

LEGO Time

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Bazan Library. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come and get creative with Legos! Recommended for school-age children. Duplos are also available. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Please note: Lego club creations must stay in the library. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Kids Time

Forest Hills Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Kids Corner. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time – books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet – all designed with school-age kids in mind. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Lego Club

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Build your best creation using the Library’s Legos, and we will display them for all to see. Bring your imagination, or use our idea prompts to help you get started. Recommended for children 6-12 years old. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Landa Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Bring your friends and hang out at the library this summer, but be prepared to get creative with fun crafts, movies, music, and science activities. Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Yoga at Parman

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Troops for Fitness is special designation we use for classes taught by active duty/retired military. Cindy Lawson proudly served our country, and now she spreads the joy of fitness! Exercise your mind, body and soul. Yoga helps reduce anxiety, improve flexibility, relieve stress and improve respiratory functions. Join us! No registration or experience is required. You can bring your own mat or a beach towel. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

MINI Art MUSEUM Event

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Presenter/Instructor: Gabriela Santiago. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: Spare Parts founded the MINI ART MUSEUM (MAM) to bring the fine arts museum experience to schools and the community. This opportunity brings the fine art museum experience to classrooms and Library events. Small Art for a Big Experience! Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.miniartmuseum.org.

Teen Time

Mission Teens (13 - 18) can come join us for a fun activity each week. Past activities have included video games, board games, movies, and karaoke. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Kids Gaming

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Super Summer Smash Bros. Let’s get ready to rumble! Come test your might against other worthy opponents in the Schaefer Super Smash Bros. tournament series! Do you have what it takes to win? Recommended for school-age children. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Teen Time

Carver Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-9180. Presenter/Instructor: Monty Holcomb. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: All teens are welcome to join us for Wii and other activities. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Computer & Technology Classs

Memorial Basic computer class to include mouse skills, Microsoft Office and Google Docs. Computers are provided. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Maria Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: maria.gonzales3@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Michelangelo Sosa. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Digital Inclusion Month. Additional Info: Come to Memorial branch library to learn basic computer classes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

LEGO Club

Parman Come play with LEGO. Be creative. Recommended for school age children due to small size of bricks. Please note that LEGO creations stay at the library. For kids 5 - 12 yrs. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Joseph Lackups. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Pruitt Library Land adventures begin with Summer Kids Time - books to read, games to play, activities to enjoy and friends to meet - all designed with school-age kids in mind. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Time @ Maverick

Maverick Come to Teen Time @ Maverick for an Adventure in Libraryland! Each week the group decides the activities; there could be a serious game of Uno, video games or a sweet craft. 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: Teens ages 13—18 only. Join us every Tuesday evening this summer. Make some new friends or just bring your old ones with you! Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Parman Take time out of your busy schedule and come hang with us at Teen Time! Any given Tuesday will find us crafting, cooking, gaming, puzzle making or playing ping pong. Join us and bring a friend! This is YOUR time-ideas for activities always welcome Ages 13-18 only, please. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Universal Energy Pattern Talk- Health

Cody Universal Energy Pattern – Understanding the value of the Universal Energy Pattern. It can be applied in different aspects of life, such as health and education. Explore its application in two upcoming Workshops: - Universal Energy Pattern Workshop for Youth (11 to 15 years) - Health Workshop for adults. Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Presenter/Instructor: Ripunjay Bhargava. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Adult Coloring and COAST

Cortez Join us for our weekly adult coloring and COAST (Cortez Older Adult Social Time)! We'll have puzzles, games, coloring, light refreshments and music playing while you chat with your neighbors and relax. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Brooke Mjolsness. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Intro to Internet Basics and Navigation

Cortez Patrons will be introduced to the basics of internet usage and navigation. Activities will be provided as well. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes (Computer). Staff Contact Name: Melody Ayala. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9138/melody.ayala@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Melody Ayala. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Additional Info: Please contact Melody Ayala (Training Officer) for more information. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Tobin Pokemon Trading Meet Up

Tobin After two long years of waiting, trading is here! Come meet other trainers and build your roster in the air conditioning. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: All Ages. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Mission Dark Bishops Chess Club

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Live Smart/Learn Well. Additional Info: Whether you are just learning or are a master join us to play and learn. All ages and skill levels are welcome! Open to new players. No registration required. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.