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Getting Crafty

Cortez Come join us and get your crafting on! Every other month we do crocheting, and the opposite month we make crafts. Whether you are a beginner or pro, we welcome you with open arms. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: JoAnn Paredes. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9130. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Mornings with Mr. Rogers

Cortez Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Get your Monday morning started with two episodes of Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood! Supplies for coloring and/or easy crafts will be set out. Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Adult Low Impact Circuit Training and 30 min Core Training

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-2703. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: 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. Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. 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 15, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. 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 15, 2019, 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 15, 2019, 10:15 AM – 10:40 AM.

Baby Time

Parman Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Early literacy opportunity for babies aged birth-18 months. Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:05 AM.

Health & Wellness Workshop

Mission Join this six-week program to help you enjoy a healthier life! This program provides the tools you need to take control of your health. You will learn how to manage your health on a daily basis in a fun and supportive environment. Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. 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 15, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. 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 15, 2019, 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 15, 2019, 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, with art or craft activity to follow. Recommended for three to five year olds. Monday, July 15, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Parman 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 at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Katie Thonen. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Early literacy program. Monday, July 15, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Monday, July 15, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Mindfulness for Families

Great Northwest Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Number/Email: catherine.prazak@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Camaron Brooks. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Mindfulness is a family and child meditation class designed for children at least 4 years of age accompanied by an adult. Class will consist of focused breathing exercises and light stretches. This program is provided through the San Antonio Parks and Recreation Fitness in the Park program. Monday, July 15, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit apm.activecommunities.com.

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Pan American Nutritious meals are important for kids to learn and grow, even when school is out. That’s why the Summer Food Service Program is offering meals for kids this summer at no cost. Visit SummerFood.org to find a meal site near you. Mas amigos. Mas comida. Todo el verano. Comida Amigos Diversion Padres: Durante el verano hay actividades de diversión y comida gratis para los ninos. No hay que registrar. Llama al 211, textea COMIDA al 877-877 o visite SummerFood.org para buscar un sitio. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza and/or Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: When the school year ends, summer meals begin! Starting June 1, the Summer Food Service Program is offering healthy meals for kids 18 and younger at no cost. Find a site near you by visiting SummerFood.org or Text FOODTX to 877-877. Monday, July 15, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

Summer Free Lunches

Bazan Free lunches served this summer for children 18 years of age and younger. Bazan will host free summer lunches Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30pm come and join us for lunch and a movie! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Summer lunches from the San Antonio Food Bank only for children 18yrs and younger. Monday, July 15, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

FREE Summer Lunches for Children & Teens

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Kathleen Fordyce. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Central Library serves free lunches for children and teens Monday through Thursday on the 3rd floor during the summer. The lunches are first come, first served. Thanks to our sponsor, the San Antonio Food Bank, for providing lunches for hungry kids and teens!! Monday, July 15, 2019, 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 15, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.agif-nvop.org.

Join Seniors In Play (SIP)

Forest Hills Interested in the Performing Arts? Join Seniors In Play (SIP)! SIP allows seniors to explore themselves and others and share those discoveries with their community through theater. Meets twice weekly. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9230. Presenter/Instructor: Seniors In Play (SIP). Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, July 15, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Movies

Thousand Oaks Beat the heat with a family friendly movie. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 15, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Pokémon Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Attention all Pokémon players! Join us for some Pokémon fun every other Monday. Feel free to bring your own device and cards. A limited number of devices will be available. Recommended for kids 12 and younger. Monday, July 15, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Lego Time!

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: LEGO® lovers unite! Come and get creative building with LEGOs and other fun blocks! Recommended for children ages 4-12, but all are welcome. Library provides all Lego bricks. Please note: Lego creations must stay at the library. Monday, July 15, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Bilingual Story Time

Carver Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Braulia Carrillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9180. Presenter/Instructor: Victoria Carr. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Bilingual Summer Reading Program

Johnston Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds and their caregivers and also school children. Pre-escolares disfrutan de cuentos infantiles y música 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 y tambien niños en edad escolar. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Elsy Jackson. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 210-9240. Presenter/Instructor: Elsy Jackson. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: This program will be held at the Children's Area. Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Movies Over the Moon: Despicable me

Johnston A supervillain schemes to steal the moon from the sky, but his evil machinations are undermined by three orphaned girls who see him as a father figure, despite his diabolical intentions. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Movie: "Spaceballs"

Memorial A rogue pilot and his best friend team with a princess to help her save her planet when an evil space commander wants to steal all the planet's air. This hilarious comedy spoofs "Star Wars." Starring Mel Brooks, Rick Moranis, Bill Pullman, and John Candy. Rated PG. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.imdb.com.

Tobin Teen Time

Tobin Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Join in an hour of Teen Time to play board games, make crafts, video games, etc. All ages 13-18 welcome! Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Tweens Create - Shrinky Dinks

Encino Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Tweens will create a different craft at each session. Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Monday, July 15, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Live Webcast Event Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's Historic Moon Landing

Central Join us in the Central Library Auditorium for this Live Webcast Event featuring a guided recreation of Apollo 11's historic voyage to the moon. Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Victoria Villalobos. Staff Contact Number/Email: victoria.villalobos@sanantonio.com. Presenter/Instructor: Victoria Villalobos/Lorin Flores. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tween Galaxy Cupcakes

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Learn how to make and decorate galaxy cupcakes. Exclusively for children ages 9 to 12. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Apollo 11: 50th Anniversary Webcast Celebration

Cortez Join us for a Live Webcast Event to Celebrate NASA’s 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11’s Historic Moon Landing! What was the sequence of this incredible mission? Where on the Moon did they land? And how did they return safely to Earth? Join us for a guided recreation of Apollo 11’s journey to see how this mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston. Branch Location: Cortez Library. Event Type(s): History. Staff Contact Name: Brooke Mjolsness. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9130. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.starnetlibraries.org.

Live Webcast Event: The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's Historic Moon Landing

Johnston See how this mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Celebration. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: This live webcast, brought to you by the American Museum of Natural History, will feature a guided recreation of the Apollo 11 voyage - the space-flight that landed the first two astronauts on the Moon. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer ESL mini classes for Adults

Pruitt This class is to welcome all new comers to our first time ESL class. We would like ease participants into ESL and not overwhelm them. All levels welcome. This is a 6 weeks mini course that we hope to expand starting up again in September. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rae Downen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Apollo 11 Webcast

Tobin Join us for a guided recreation of Apollo 11’s journey to see how this mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Apollo 11 Anniversary Viewing

Schaefer Celebrate NASA’s 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic moon landing by watching a guided recreation of Apollo 11’s journey. See how this mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Celebration. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9300. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 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 15, 2019, 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 15, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Lego Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: LEGO club at the library! Make our challenge of the day or come up with your own creation! Recommended for children five and up. Duplos will be available for younger builders. Bring a camera to snap a picture of your masterpiece and leave it on display in the library. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

CANCELED - Read to a Dog

Potranco Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Abbey Jepson. Staff Contact Number/Email: abbigail.jepson@sanantonio.gov/ 210-207-9280. Presenter/Instructor: Ms. Elizabeth and Nero. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Must obtain a ticket at the library front desk starting at 3:00 pm and only 6 tickets will be given. Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Summer 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: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

GVST Moon Garden

Great Northwest Gardening Volunteer of South Texas will speak about Moon Gardening. These will be on plants that bloom at night that are fragrant. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Staff Contact Name: Christina Martinez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9210. Presenter/Instructor: GVST. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Lego Club

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Joseph Gonzales. Staff Contact Number/Email: joseph.gonzales3@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Joseph. Audience: 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 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Digital Emergency

Parman Need help with SAPL's downloadable digital content such e-books, e-audiobooks, and the OverDrive, Libby, and RBDigital apps? Parman staff is here to assist you in a one-on-one session. Contact us to schedule your visit. Please bring your mobile device (eReader, Kindle, tablet, smart phone, etc.) fully charged and with all relevant login information so that we may best assist you. Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Audience: Adults. Seniors. All Ages. Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Igo Dark Knights Chess Club

Igo Get first-rate instruction and tips from our visiting chess master, Mitch Vergara. All levels of play are welcome, but this group is exclusively for second graders through high school seniors. Space is limited to 18 participants and free tickets are available on a first come, first served basis starting at 4:15 pm on program days. Meets the first and third Mondays of the month. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Dungeons and Dragons

Igo Ages 13-18. Join us as we embark on an amazing journey. It doesn’t matter if you are a new adventurer or have been on numerous quests. This is a place for everyone looking for excitement. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 only. Monday, July 15, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Lego Club

Pan American Branch Location: Pan American Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150. 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 15, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

San Antonio Needlework Guild @ Encino

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: Joan Vanderbrink ad The SA Needlework Guild. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: The San Antonio Needlework Guild would like to invite stitchers to come stitch with us on the third Monday of the month. Bring whatever project you are doing. We have plenty of room and the light is good. Monday, July 15, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Teen Anime Club

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Anime & Manga. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. 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 15, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

McCreless Walking Club

McCreless Come join us for simple walks on a nature trail suitable for beginners. We will meet at McCreless at 5:20 pm and leave for Southside Lions Park East at 5:30. The walk is about an hour long and starts at 5:45. Those under 18 should be accompanied by an adult. Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Staff Contact Name: Al Chavez. Staff Contact Number/Email: alfred.chavez@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Al Chavez. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Walk will be cancelled if it is raining. Monday, July 15, 2019, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM.

Teen Craft & Movie Night

Great Northwest Visit the library for Teen Craft & Movie Monday for teens ages 13-18 years old. This week we are watching "Wall-E" and making milkshakes and googly eye crafts. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Teens ages 13-18 years old. Monday, July 15, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

PoeTree

Igo Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: We create and discuss poetry. Open to poetry lovers and poets at any level of experience, from newbie to published. Monday, July 15, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Happy Tails

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Animal entertainment at its finest! Happy Tails returns to the San Antonio Public Library with a few furry, feathered (and maybe even scaly) friends. Recommended for school-age children. Monday, July 15, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

CANCELED - Schaefer Chess Club

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Mason. Staff Contact Number/Email: mason.matthews@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Mason. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Chess for all ages and skill levels. Chess sets provided. 6:00 - 7:30pm at Schaefer Branch Library. Monday, July 15, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Bedtime Stories

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: At this program we will share soothing stories and songs just in time for bedtime! Children are encouraged to come in their pajamas, and bring their favorite blanket or stuffed toy. Monday, July 15, 2019, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Play & Learn with Little Read Wagon

Little Read Wagon Put on your play clothes and join us for a story time and activities as we talk, sing, read, write and play our way towards being ready to read! For children 0-5 and their adults. Event Type(s): Play & Learn. Staff Contact Name: Cresencia Huff. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2531 / cresencia.huff@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Little Read Wagon. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: This event is outdoors, rain or shine! Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, Pavilion 3 3503 Martin Luther King Dr. 78220. For more info visit www.mysapl.org.

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: Put on your play clothes and join us for a story time and activities as we talk, sing, read, write and play our way towards being ready to read! For children 0-5 and their adults. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Landa Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM.

Story time

Potranco Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Johnston Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months but young children of all ages are welcome. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Miss Tiffany. Audience: Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:10 AM – 11:00 AM.

Tween Time: WORLD BUILDERS

Great Northwest Using the earth's AWESOME supplies, history's BEST lessons and your CREATIVE talents, this is going to be an "OVER THE MOON" experience! Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Cari Raley. Staff Contact Number/Email: cari.raley@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Misty Gassaway. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:15 AM.

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 starts. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 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 16, 2019, 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. 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. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:05 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 16, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Time

Encino Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Story Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Play time to follow to further promote early literacy skill building. Recommended for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Bilingual Story Time/Hora de Cuentos Bilingüe

Forest Hills Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Niños preescolares disfrutan de cuentos y canciones en español e inglés que desarrollan sus habilidades de alfabetización temprana en dos idiomas. Recomendado para niños de tres a cinco años. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Room: Kids Corner. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Landa Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM.

Summer Bilingual Story Time

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Bilingual Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds and their caregivers and also school children. Pre-escolares disfrutan de cuentos infantiles y música 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 y tambien niños en edad escolar. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler, Two!

Igo Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program starts. Designed for eager and active two-year-olds and their caregivers, these sessions include stories, music and movement to foster developing early literacy skills. Recommended for children 24 to 36 months. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time - Precious Pigs

Encino Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 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 16, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Children's Alcove. Event Type(s): Come & Go Crafts. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Express yourself! Drop in for creative, self-directed activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Pan American Nutritious meals are important for kids to learn and grow, even when school is out. That’s why the Summer Food Service Program is offering meals for kids this summer at no cost. Visit SummerFood.org to find a meal site near you. Mas amigos. Mas comida. Todo el verano. Comida Amigos Diversion Padres: Durante el verano hay actividades de diversión y comida gratis para los ninos. No hay que registrar. Llama al 211, textea COMIDA al 877-877 o visite SummerFood.org para buscar un sitio. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza and/or Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: When the school year ends, summer meals begin! Starting June 1, the Summer Food Service Program is offering healthy meals for kids 18 and younger at no cost. Find a site near you by visiting SummerFood.org or Text FOODTX to 877-877. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

Alamo Area Woodcarvers

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Barbara Kwiatkowski. Staff Contact Number/Email: barbara.kwiatkowski@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Alamo Area Woodcarvers. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Join the Alamo Area Woodcarvers for community carving. Beginners welcome. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM.

Kid's Time

Potranco Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Story Time

Johnston Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds but young children of all ages are welcome. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Miss Tiffany. Audience: Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:10 PM – 1:10 PM.

Summer Free Lunches

Bazan Free lunches served this summer for children 18 years of age and younger. Bazan will host free summer lunches Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30pm come and join us for lunch and a movie! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Summer lunches from the San Antonio Food Bank only for children 18yrs and younger. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

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 16, 2019, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

FREE Summer Lunches for Children & Teens

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Kathleen Fordyce. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Central Library serves free lunches for children and teens Monday through Thursday on the 3rd floor during the summer. The lunches are first come, first served. Thanks to our sponsor, the San Antonio Food Bank, for providing lunches for hungry kids and teens!! Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Story Time

Igo Free Ticket Required - available 15 minutes before the program starts. Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for 3- to 5-year-olds and a caregiver. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Piggie and Gerald Puppet Show!

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Join us for another Piggie and Gerald puppet show, featuring "Should I Share My Ice Cream" and "There's A Bird on Your Head!" There will also be crafts and refreshments! Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM.

Built It @ the Library

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Megan Stanley. Staff Contact Number/Email: megan.stanley@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Megan Stanley. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Use Legos, Duplos, and Straws and Connectors to build. Recommended for ages 1 1/2 and up. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Fitness in the Park @ Semmes: Low Impact 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. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Family Movies

Thousand Oaks Beat the heat with a family friendly movie. Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Time

Westfall Every week is different! You get to decide what activity we do. Sometimes we play board games, do crafts, play video games, or make crazy food, but there is always laughter and the chance to make new friends! Teens 13-18. Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Daniella Toll. Staff Contact Number/Email: daniella.toll@sanantoino.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Mission Table Tennis

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Health & Fitness. Audience: Adults. 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 16, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Afternoon Book Club

Igo Join the members of the Afternoon Book Club for compelling reads and engaging discussions on a variety of books! Some of 2019's picks will include "Jillian Boxfish Takes a Walk" by Kathleen Rooney, "Factfullness" by Hans Rosling, and "Anne of Green Gables" by L.M. Montgomery. No Sign-Up required. Pick up a copy of the current book at the Igo circulation desk. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Elizabeth Garza. Staff Contact Number/Email: elizabeth.garza2@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Teen Tuesdays

Bazan Every Tuesday this summer teens will have an opportunity to make simple recipes. Every week Bazan will offer something different to make and enjoy eating! Please ask your teen librarian for more info. Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: This is a teen only program for 13-18 yrs. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Happy Tails

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Brook Hollow Branch is Over the Moon to welcome Happy Tails and their animal friends back to the library. You’ll get up close and personal with exotic animals, learn about their habits and their habitats, and come away with a new appreciation for the creatures that share our world. Recommended for school age children. Door passes will be issued 30 minutes before the start of each show in the Children's Area. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Jolly Joeys Clowns

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Jolly Joeys Clowns will be visiting the Collins Garden Library with silly antics, face painting and balloon creations for kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

MAGIC TREE HOUSE CLUB #8

Great Northwest MIDNIGHT ON THE MOON--Join the club this summer! Learn about Annie and Jack and their exciting journeys as they travel through time and space. There will be 8 different books in the club this summer. Collect a medallion for each one. Crafts, games, drawing, puzzles, stories--it will all be there. Bring the whole family! 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. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM.

Movie Tuesday:Over the Moon!

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await you on Movie Tuesday at the Guerra Library. Join us for a free family- friendly movie. Free popcorn will be provided. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Chinese Language Club

Igo In this program children will have the opportunity to learn Chinese words, letters and Chinese culture. The class takes place over the course of 8 weeks. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Languages. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Sarah Hu. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Movies

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Movies. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Additional Info: Escape the heat! Join us in our air conditioned meeting room every Tuesday for family friendly movies for all ages. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Time

Tobin Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Lego Club

Potranco 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. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Teen Time

Mission Teens (13-18) are welcome to join us each week during the summer for a different activity including board and video games, movies, crafts, cooking, and more. Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

LEGO 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. Additional Info: Come be creative with Lego bricks! Recommended for school age children. Please note: Lego creations must stay in the library. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Happy Tails

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Brook Hollow Branch is Over the Moon to welcome Happy Tails and their animal friends back to the library. You’ll get up close and personal with exotic animals, learn about their habits and their habitats, and come away with a new appreciation for the creatures that share our world. Recommended for school age children. Door passes will be issued 30 minutes before the start of each show in the Children's Area. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Chess Club!

Cody Join us on Tuesdays at 4PM for strategy and games. Feel free to bring your own chessboard! All skill levels welcome, including beginners. Ages 7 & up. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Amy Rae Weaver. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: All Ages. Additional Info: Join us on Tuesdays at 4PM for strategy and games. Feel free to bring your own chessboard! All skill levels welcome, including beginners. Ages 7 & up. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

LegoClub

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Come be creative with Lego bricks! Recommended for school age children. Please note: Lego creations must stay in the library. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 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: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Club Movie showing The Lego Batman Movie

Igo Come have fun with LEGO bricks of all sizes and let your creativity come to life! Challenge yourself and build to the theme of the week or build whatever your imagination can design. Either way, you are bound to have fun and meet other LEGO architects. All LEGO creations must stay at the library. LEGO Club meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Branch Location: Igo Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Lego Club

Johnston LEGO® lovers unite! Come and get creative with LEGOs! Recommended for children ages 3-12, but all are welcome. Library provides all Lego. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Please note: Lego creations must stay at the library. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Landa 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. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Kids Time - Aliens

Encino Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Summer Food Program

Potranco Join us for a nutritious snack at the library this summer. Snacks are provided by the San Antonio Food Bank and will be offered on Tuesdays and Fridays from 4pm-5pm. Ages 1-18 are welcome. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Science Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: STEAM-based program in which kids learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through scientific demonstrations and hands-on exploration. Recommended for school-age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Club

Parman Come play with LEGO! Be creative. Build something amazing. Recommended for school age children (5-12 years) due to small size of bricks. Please note that LEGO creations stay at the library. Free event. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room B. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. Family. Seniors. All Ages. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Pruitt Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for kids. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Cynthia Saenz. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Time

Semmes All teens are welcome to study, play games, or hang out. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Teens. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM.

Executive Book Review

Cody ***Registration is required*** Judy Zimmerman will present "Unscripted" in the quiet room of the Cody Public Library. Light snacks will be available. Branch Location: Cody Library. Room: Quiet Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Name: Marcella McGowan. Presenter/Instructor: Peter Braueler. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit executivebookreview.com.

Teen Time @ Maverick

Maverick Tired of the same old summer plans? Mix it up this summer with Teen Time @ Maverick! It’s YOUR program; YOU decide what you want to do – watch a movie & snack, do a craft, play video or tabletop games? See you Tuesdays @ 5:30! 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. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Make some new friends or just bring your old ones with you! Ages 13 – 18 only. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Parman Branch Location: Parman Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Monty Holcomb. Staff Contact Number/Email: 207-2703. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: If your high school age, feel free to join us for a variety of games and other activities. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 5:45 PM – 7:45 PM.

Teen Time!

Cody Ages 13-18 only! Come to Teen Time for art, crafting, technology, competition, or something completely different. You decide what we do! 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. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 only! Come to Teen Time for art, crafting, technology, competition, or something completely different. You decide what we do! Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 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: Madeline Vasquez. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9130. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Knit and Crochet

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Are you interested in knitting, crocheting or maybe both? Come join us and learn the basics of knitting and crocheting or increase your knowledge. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Voices de la Luna

Tobin Monthly meeting of the poetry group Voices de la Luna. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Event Type(s): Presentation & Lecture. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Mission Dark Bishop Chess Club

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Kids. Teens. Adults. All Ages. 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 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Dance Now!

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Music & Dance. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Want to explore new dance moves? Come and join us for the love of dance! Together we will be learning different types of routines each month. Ages 18 and up are welcome to join. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Adult Coloring

Potranco Adults, please join us for adult coloring! We will have coloring pages for you to choose from and supplies are provided. Just keep in mind this is a child free zone because this is your time to relax. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Abbey Jepson. Staff Contact Number/Email: abbigail.jepson@sanantonio.gov/ 210-207-9280. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Adults only *child free zone* Adult coloring will take place in Potranco's Create Room. Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Toddler Time

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Story Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Baby Time

Semmes Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition. Plan on a fifteen to twenty minute program with time for baby and caregiver socializing afterwards. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler, Two

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Designed with eager and active two-year olds in mind, these sessions include stories, music and movement to promote social, emotional and language development. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Baby Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. For babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:15 AM.

Toddler Two!

Tobin Designed with eager and active two-year olds in mind, these sessions include stories, music and movement to promote social, emotional and language development. Best for kids 24-36 months. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Time

Parman 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 at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Katie Thonen. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Early literacy program for small kids! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:05 AM.

Baby Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: staff. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM.

Basic Crochet

Memorial Come by and join the crochet fun! Supplies are furnished, but if you prefer you can bring your own supplies. All skill levels are welcome. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Lupe Pinales. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9140. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Toddler Time

Memorial Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Senior Technology Session

Carver Come learn how to operate your smartphone, tablets, laptops, IPad, or just ask a technology question. Branch Location: Carver Library. Room: Learn Center. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Learn Center. Audience: Seniors. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Story Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Cortez Branch Location: Cortez 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Time

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Time

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Audience: Kids. Adults. Additional Info: Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for children 18 to 36 months. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM.

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, with art or craft activity to follow. Recommended for three to five year olds. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Toddler Time

Tobin Toddlers actively participate in stories, music and movement enhancing their social, emotional and language development. Recommended for younger toddlers ages 16 to 24 months. Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time

Parman Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity. Recommended for three to five year olds. Free Ticket Required - available at front desk 15 minutes before the program. Branch Location: Parman Library. Room: Meeting Room A. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Katie Thonen. Staff Contact Number/Email: katherine.thonen@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Katie Thonen. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

Toddler Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Large Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Toddler Time. Staff Contact Name: staff. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM.

Free Lunch for Kids and Teens

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Family. Additional Info: Lunch is free for kids and teens age 18 and under. Accompanying adults can purchase a meal for $3.75. Meals are provided by the NEISD Summer Food Service Program. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Summer Kids Time

Collins Garden Branch Location: Collins Garden Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages five and up). Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Story Time

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

Pan American Nutritious meals are important for kids to learn and grow, even when school is out. That’s why the Summer Food Service Program is offering meals for kids this summer at no cost. Visit SummerFood.org to find a meal site near you. Mas amigos. Mas comida. Todo el verano. Comida Amigos Diversion Padres: Durante el verano hay actividades de diversión y comida gratis para los ninos. No hay que registrar. Llama al 211, textea COMIDA al 877-877 o visite SummerFood.org para buscar un sitio. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Community. Staff Contact Name: Cassandra Garza and/or Valerie Shelley. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9150/cassandra.garza@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: When the school year ends, summer meals begin! Starting June 1, the Summer Food Service Program is offering healthy meals for kids 18 and younger at no cost. Find a site near you by visiting SummerFood.org or Text FOODTX to 877-877. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

Tween Game Time

Great Northwest If you are between ages 9-12, bring a sack lunch or snack for yourself and, if you want, a favorite game (like board games or card games-just not digital). Plan on having lots of fun and new friends! See your there. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:15 PM.

Baby Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Audience: Kids. Family. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM.

Summer Free Lunches

Bazan Free lunches served this summer for children 18 years of age and younger. Bazan will host free summer lunches Mondays through Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30pm come and join us for lunch and a movie! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Summer lunches from the San Antonio Food Bank only for children 18yrs and younger. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. For more info visit safoodbank.org.

FREE Summer Lunches for Children & Teens

Central Branch Location: Central Library. Room: Teen Library. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Kathleen Fordyce. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210.207.2678. Audience: Kids. Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: The Central Library serves free lunches for children and teens Monday through Thursday on the 3rd floor during the summer. The lunches are first come, first served. Thanks to our sponsor, the San Antonio Food Bank, for providing lunches for hungry kids and teens!! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Hand Bee

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: Encino Park Hand Bee Group. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Featured Event: Arts & Culture. Additional Info: Do you sew? Knit? Quilt? Tat? Are you interested in learning more? Join an experienced group for a Wednesday afternoon of hand sewing, advice and conversation. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Family Story Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Children's. Event Type(s): Story Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Children develop their literacy skills when they read, sing, write, talk and play! This interactive storytime combines books, songs, rhymes and fun for all ages and stages. Designed for children of various ages and their caregivers. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM.

Join Seniors In Play

Forest Hills Interested in the Performing Arts? Join Senior In Play (SIP)! SIP allows seniors to explore themselves and others and share those discoveries with their community through theater. Meets twice weekly. Branch Location: Forest Hills Library. Event Type(s): Plays & Performances. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9230. Presenter/Instructor: Seniors In Play (SIP). Audience: Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Musician: Will Parker

Great Northwest Will brings his whimsical and interactive musical shows to three San Antonio Public Library locations this summer with a total of five performances. Featuring guitar and harmonica, Will's shows invite audience members to hop, skip, jump and sing-along. Expect a few new compositions about the moon and the stars this summer! Children of all ages welcome. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 PM.

Baby Time

Semmes Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Baby Time. Staff Contact Name: Randi Jones. Staff Contact Number/Email: randi.jones@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Randi Jones. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition. Plan on a fifteen to twenty minute program with time for baby and caregiver socializing afterwards. Recommended for babies up to 18 months. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Encino's Summer Splash!

Encino Come enjoy some wet Summer fun on our patio! Bringing a towel is suggested. Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Summer Teen Time

Pruitt Take "One Giant Leap" with us at Summer Teen Time! Bring your friends to hang out for out of this world fun at the Pruitt Library. Gaming, movies, anime, and crafting are included as possible activities. This event is teens ages 13-18. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Sheri Watkins. Staff Contact Number/Email: vertis.watkins@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Thousand Oaks Branch Location: Thousand Oaks Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Books, crafts and activities recommended for school age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Teen Hangout

Bazan Every Wednesday this summer teens will have an opportunity to engage is several activities: crafts, outdoor activities, movies, and trivia. Please ask your teen librarian for more info! Branch Location: Bazan Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Georgina Salinas. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160/georgina.salinas@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: This is a teen only program for ages 13-18 yrs. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Story Time

Carver Preschoolers enjoy stories and songs that develop early literacy skills and foster curiosity, with art or craft activity to follow. Recommended for three to five year olds. Branch Location: Carver Library. Event Type(s): Story Time. Staff Contact Name: Braulia Carrillo. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210 207 9180. Presenter/Instructor: Braulia Carrillo. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Time

Johnston Books, crafts and activities recommended for school-age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Miss Tiffany. Staff Contact Number/Email: tiffany.durham@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Summer Reading Fun- Moon Rovers. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Summer Teen Time

Las Palmas Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Connie Hejl. Staff Contact Number/Email: connie.hejl@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Celebrate the summer with crafts, board games, video games, movies and escape rooms. Ages 13-18 only please! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Time!

Maverick Branch Location: Maverick Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Books, crafts and activities recommended for school-age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM.

Kids Time

Westfall Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Imelda Merino. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9220/imelda.merino@sanantonio.gov. Presenter/Instructor: Imelda Merino. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Teen Video Gaming

Great Northwest Looking for something to do during Summer break? Bring your friends for some friendly competition on the Nintendo Switch, WiiU, or PS4. Leading up to our End of Summer Super Smash Tournament on July 31st. For teens ages 13-18 years old. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Teens ages 13-18 years old. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Kid's Time

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Kristin Yourdon. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Books, crafts and activities recommended for school-age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Musician: Will Parker

Great Northwest Will brings his whimsical and interactive musical shows to three San Antonio Public Library locations this summer with a total of five performances. Featuring guitar and harmonica, Will's shows invite audience members to hop, skip, jump and sing-along. Expect a few new compositions about the moon and the stars this summer! Children of all ages welcome. Branch Location: Great Northwest Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:00 PM.

Family Game Time

Mission Branch Location: Mission Library. Room: Meeting Room South. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Where kids and their families can play board games and video games with each other. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Read to a Dog

Encino Children are invited to the Encino Branch Library to read to a certified therapy dog! Do you have any favorite animal stories you would like to read? Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Staff Contact Name: Ann Laird. Staff Contact Number/Email: Ann.Laird@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Read to a Dog

Cody Branch Location: Cody Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9100. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: Children are invited to the Cody Branch Library to read one-on-one to certified therapy dog Beau Jangles! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

LEGO Time

Tobin Come be creative with LEGOs. Recommended for school-age children due to small size of bricks. DUPLO bricks are available for younger children. Please note: Your LEGO and DUPLO creations stay at the library on display! Branch Location: Tobin Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Staff Contact Name: Karen Braeuler. Audience: Kids. Family. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Come & Go Crafts

Bazan Branch Location: Bazan Library. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Staff Contact Name: Bazan Library. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9160. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Express yourself! Come to the library for creative, self-directed craft activities. All ages welcome; young children may need adult assistance. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Kids Time

Cortez Branch Location: Cortez Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Family. Additional Info: Books, crafts and activities recommended for school age children. Younger children welcome when accompanied by an adult. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM.

Kids Time

Guerra Branch Location: Guerra Library. Room: Barrera Room. Event Type(s): Kids Time. Audience: Kids. Featured Event: Children's Summer Reading. Additional Info: Lunar adventures await at Summer Kids Time! We've got a summer's worth of books, crafts and activities all designed for school-age kids (ages six and up). Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Free Snacks

Johnston Partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank, Johnston library will be providing youth (ages 0-18) a FREE snack and also the opportunity to participate in fun enrichment activities at the library. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Other. Audience: Kids. Teens. Additional Info: Youth are ages 0-18. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Jewelry Making

Memorial Enjoy a fun jewelry making class. Supplies are provided. All skill levels welcome. Branch Location: Memorial Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Lupe Pinales. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9140. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tween Time

Semmes Come chill with us! We do crafts and play games. Branch Location: Semmes Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Pompom Aliens

Potranco Join Potranco Tween time to make and take home your very own creepy, woolly alien. Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds. Branch Location: Potranco Library. Event Type(s): Tween Time. Staff Contact Name: Susan Genera. Staff Contact Number/Email: susan.genera@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Kids. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Time

Schaefer Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Family Fun. Audience: Kids. Additional Info: LEGO® lovers unite! Come and get creative with LEGOs! Recommended for school age children since some pieces are very small. DUPLOS® will be available for younger architects. Bring a camera to take a picture of your masterpiece! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM.

Teen Time

Brook Hollow Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Teen Area. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-207-9030. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: Every week is something different! We could be watching movies, playing music, video or tabletop gaming, crafting, making delicious food, or just hanging out. Come and see for yourself! Teens 13-18 only, please. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Volunteering with Teen Club

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. Shifts are available: Wednesdays 4:30-6:30p with Teen Club Saturdays 2:00 - 4:00p Sundays 2:00 -4:00p Stop by and ask Rebekah for more details. And hey – do you need more than 2 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. Staff Contact Name: Rebekah Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: rebekah.corley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Teen Club

Landa Teen Club is a place just for you! Cooking how-tos, film screenings, experimenting with tech, or just hanging out – we do a little bit of everything and you help make it happen. Meet some new friends or bring your own – all teens 13-18 welcome! And Hey – want volunteer hours? We can help with that. Come talk to us and find out more. Branch Location: Landa Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Rebekah Corley. Staff Contact Number/Email: rebekah.corley@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

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. The Bazan’s Journal & Planner Club will meet once a month during the summer. 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: Staff. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: Adult Summer Reading. Additional Info: Adults Only. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM.

Teen Time

Igo Come and play games, make a craft or just hang out with your friends. Activities will be different each week. Ages 13-18 only. Branch Location: Igo Library. Room: Auditorium. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Laura Herman. Staff Contact Number/Email: laura.herman@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Ages 13-18 only. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Pan Am Teen Time: Friendship Night

Pan American Celebrate your buds during this teen time! Crafts will include: Sharpie coasters Cardboard disc Friendship bracelets Perler Bead Friendship bracelets Thread Friendship bracelets We'll be playing: Nintendo Switch -Mario Party -Mario Kart. Branch Location: Pan American Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Arts & Crafts. Staff Contact Name: Cassie 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.redtedart.com.

Teen Time!

Thousand Oaks Wednesday nights belong to the teen! Join us for fun, food, board games, video games, crafts, conversation, laughs, and more. Teens 13-18 years old are 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Libraries & Labyrinths

Encino The summer campaign of Libraries and Labyrinths! Come play Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition each Wednesday night during summer in an ongoing campaign. New D&D players welcome, but seating is limited. We have dice to share! Branch Location: Encino Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Gaming. Staff Contact Name: Mark Hall. Staff Contact Number/Email: mark.hall@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Adults. Additional Info: Contact Mark for campaign information and character discussion. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Teen Time

Johnston This is your time. Each week is different and you get to decide what we do. We could make a craft, cook something, or just hang out and play video or board games. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Whatev. Staff Contact Name: Raishell Williams. Staff Contact Number/Email: donnishia.williams@sanantonio.gov. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Teens between ages 13-18 are welcomed to join us. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Screen: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Encino Branch Location: Encino Library. Event Type(s): Movies. Staff Contact Name: Julia Pouliot. Audience: Teens. Featured Event: Teen Summer Reading. Additional Info: We all know there’s nothing like watching a movie on the big screen with your friends, so come hang out for our monthly movie screening. Popcorn provided! This month we will be watching Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse! [For ages 13 to 18 only]. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Teen Time

Schaefer Join us in the teen space to hang out, meet friends, and learn something new. We will be making a tye dye tote bag! Ages 13-18 only, please. Branch Location: Schaefer Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Athena Readers Book Club

Johnston Join a discussion of Dashka Slater's The 57 Bus. Branch Location: Johnston Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Additional Info: Share what you read and discover something new! Free books for participants! Refreshments provided! Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Teen Time

McCreless Branch Location: McCreless Library. Event Type(s): Whatev. Audience: Teens. Additional Info: Come to Teen Time for crafts, snacks, games, or just hang out. You decide what we do! Ages 13-18 on;y, please. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM.

Citizenship Class

Pruitt No registration necessary; continuous enrollment. Class start and end dates? It starts when you attend and ends when you are done learning. Classes are in English. Classes are for adults only and free. The purpose is to prepare students for the naturalization process and test and to teach about the rights and responsibilities of U.S. citizenship. Branch Location: Pruitt Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Classes & Instruction. Staff Contact Name: Rae Downen. Staff Contact Number/Email: 210-650-1122. Presenter/Instructor: Rae Downen. Audience: Adults. Featured Event: LEARN @ SAPL. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Conversation Club (ESL)

Westfall Join fellow learners in practicing your English language skills. Focus on speaking, pronunciation, and conversational skills. We will read and discuss different news topics every week. Come LEARN with us! Branch Location: Westfall Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Languages. Staff Contact Name: Michelle D. Rickman. Staff Contact Number/Email: (210) 207-9228 / michelle.rickman@sanantonio.gov. 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. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit guides.mysapl.org.

Wednesday Evening Book Group

Brook Hollow This group meets on the third Wednesday of every month. They discuss mainly fiction, along with the occasional non-fiction title. Branch Location: Brook Hollow Library. Room: Meeting Room. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Las Palmas Book Club

Las Palmas Join us for a lively discussion of the book Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls. Branch Location: Las Palmas Library. Event Type(s): Book Group & Literary. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.mysapl.org.