Friday, July 3, 2020

Events & News


Celebrate STEAM at the San Antonio Public Library During Tricentennial Commemorative Week’s History & Education Day

Future History Makers: Celebrating STEAM at the Library

District 1: Central Library (600 Soledad St., 78205)

District 2: Carver Branch Library (3350 E. Commerce St., 78220)

District 3: Mission Branch Library (3134 Roosevelt Ave., 78214)

District 4: Cortez Branch Library (2803 Hunter Blvd., 78224)

District 5: Collins Garden Branch Library (200 North Park Blvd., 78204)

District 6: Great Northwest Branch Library (9050 Wellwood, 78250)

District 7: Forest Hills Branch Library (5245 Ingram Rd., 78228)

District 8: Igo Branch Library (13330 Kyle Seale Pkwy., 78249)

District 9: Parman Branch Library (20735 Wilderness Oak, 78258)

District 10: Semmes Branch Library (15060 Judson Rd., 78247)

Cody Branch Library to Close for Eleven Days for Renovations

Library improvements funded in the 2018 City Budget

San Antonio Public Library will temporarily close Cody Branch Library at 11441 Vance Jackson Rd. from Thursday, May 3 through Sunday, May 13 for improvements funded in the 2018 City Budget. During the closure the book drop will remain open, and holds will be available for pickup Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Cody will be closed for renovations May 3 - May 13

Cody Branch Library will be closed Thursday, May 3 through Sunday, May 13 for improvements funded in the 2018 City Budget.

Our Family Reads: The Mayor’s Book Club Continues at McCreless Branch Library with Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Councilwoman Rebecca J. Viagran

Our Family Reads: The Mayor’s Book Club continues with the District 3 theme of folk tales.

San Antonio Public Library to co-host Big Library Read, world’s largest digital book club

Readers can borrow Jennifer McGaha’s “Flat Broke with Two Goats” without wait lists or holds for two weeks

When life gets your goat, use your library card. Jennifer McGaha’s debut memoir, Flat Broke with Two Goats, has been selected for the next Big Library Read, the world’s largest digital book club. Today through April 16, San Antonio Public Library card holders will be able to borrow the eBook or audiobook format of the title with no wait lists or holds. Readers can take part in the two-week program by visiting or by downloading the Libby app from OverDrive. Big Library Read is facilitated by OverDrive, the leading platform for eBooks and audiobooks from the library. Readers will also have the chance to win a free Kobo Aura ONE eReader from OverDrive by using #BigLibraryRead on social media.