Thanksgiving Activities

Thanksgiving Activities

November 21, 2020

It's almost time for Turkey Day, and even though our celebrations might look a little different this year, we can still celebrate and be thankful! According to the Library of Congress, we first celebrated Thanksgiving in the United States in 1789,...

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National Family Literacy Month

National Family Literacy Month

November 18, 2020

Families that read together have fun together! And November is a great month to make a point to read, write and learn together, because it's National Family Literacy Month. The National Center for Families Learning originally worked with Congress ...

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Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month

November 9, 2020

November is Native American Heritage Month, a time when we "pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans." The month was designated by President George H.W. Bush in 1990 and organizations from the National Parks Service, to...

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NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo

October 28, 2020

National Novel Writing Month (frequently shortened to NaNoWriMo) happens every November. Are you going to write a novel this year? According to NaNoWriMo.org, "Writing a novel alone can be difficult, even for seasoned writers. NaNoWriMo helps you...

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Spooky Reads

Spooky Reads

October 21, 2020

It's that time of year again...time for witches and goblins and ghosts and scary stories! Here at BiblioTech Public Library, we have something for everyone to read this Halloween season.

  • On cloudLibrary, we have collections of fantastical stories...

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Vote 2020

Vote 2020

October 14, 2020

Early voting for the 59th U.S. presidential election began yesterday and will run though October 30. Election Day is November 3. There are other important dates and deadlines, as well as some very important information about how to vote, where to ...

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Banned Books Weeks

Banned Books Weeks

September 29, 2020

Launched in 1982, Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom read by shining a light on books that have been challenged or banned. According to the American Library Association, "Typically held during the last week of September, ...

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National Yoga Month

National Yoga Month

September 24, 2020

There's a lot going on this month, but we would hate to miss out on celebrating National Yoga Month! Yoga is an ancient practice with an amazing and rich history and "comes out of an oral tradition in which the teaching was transmitted directly fr...

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Register to Vote

Register to Vote

September 22, 2020

On November 3, the 59th presidential election will be held in this country. On the ballot will be other important races, too. Texans will be voting in a US Senate race, and different areas of San Antonio will also be selecting state representativ...

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HHM 2020

HHM 2020

September 15, 2020

National Hispanic Heritage Month, which recognizes and celebrates the many and varied contributions by Americans who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, Central America, South American and the Spanish-speaking nations of the Caribbean, kicks off t...

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