Hispanic Heritage Month

September 16, 2019

National Hispanic Heritage month begins September 15 and lasts until October 15! 

Hispanic Heritage Month initially began as Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968 and was eventually expanded by Ronald Reagan to last an entire month in 1988. 

Why S...

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Indie Author Day at BiblioTech

September 13, 2019

On October 12 we will be participating in an exciting, family-friendly, nationwide celebration of authors and writing at BiblioTech! Indie Author Day promotes indie authors and the resources the library has to support the indie author community....

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9/11 Day of Remembrance

September 11, 2019

On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 men hijacked four U.S. commercial airplanes that had taken off with full fuel tanks for the West Coast. The hijackers deliberately crashed the planes into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, the Pen...

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Starting a Small Business in Bexar County

September 10, 2019

Have you ever thought about starting your own business? In a recent study by the U.S. Small Business Administration, there were over 30 million small businesses in the United States. You could be part of that amazing sector of the economy! The B...

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National Library Card Sign-Up Month

September 3, 2019

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month! Have you registered for your BiblioTech Public Library card yet? If not, you can do so here or you can visit any one of our three library branches to register. You just need to be a Bexar County re...

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125 Years of Celebrating Workers

August 30, 2019

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Labor Day is a "national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country." So, it's a celebration of all of us! No matter what work you do, we hop...

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Mary Poppins Turns 55!

August 27, 2019

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Mary Poppins turns 55 this week! Originally released on August 27, 1964, this timeless classic is celebrating quite a milestone. Do you remember your favorite song from the movie? Did you use a spoonful of sugar...

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National Park Founders Day

August 25, 2019

Today is National Park Founders Day. On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service Act. This federal law established the National Parks Service (NPS) and put all the national parks and monuments under one department...

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Cook Up a Storm at BiblioTech East

August 23, 2019

Did you know that BiblioTech offers cooking classes led by the San Antonio Food Bank? We do! Come cook with us at 1:30pm tomorrow, August 24, at BiblioTech East. You'll learn about nutrition while cooking a fun, hands-on dish. This class is open t...

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True Crime for Crime Junkies

August 20, 2019

True Crime novels may not be for the faint of heart, but they are a guilty pleasure for many readers. Whether you have dabbled on true crime novels or not, the fact that they are true stories is what makes them so creepily effective and totally...

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