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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Amazing Active Learning Platforms

Amazing Active Learning Platforms

September 14, 2020

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month and we're highlighting different resources to entice even more Bexar County residents to complete the quick and easy online registration process and get a BiblioTech Public Library card. 

Today, we're ta...

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Best Audiobooks

Best Audiobooks

September 10, 2020

It's Library Card Sign-Up Month, so we're highlighting some of our amazing resources because everyone in Bexar County should register for a BiblioTech Public Library card. Our resource today? Audiobooks! This popular book-type allows you to read...

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Labor Day Resource Recommendations

Labor Day Resource Recommendations

September 6, 2020

Labor Day is Monday, Sept. 7 and, while our branch locations will be closed, we wanted to make sure you all had some great recommendations for reading, watching and listening during a weekend that might be a little longer than normal. For more on ...

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Back-to-School 2020

Back-to-School 2020

August 26, 2020

We hope all the Bexar County teachers, students and parents are having a good back-to-school experience! We know that 2020 is a strange year with new and different learning practices, but we want all teachers, students and parents to know that we ...

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Scobee To-Go

Scobee To-Go

August 21, 2020

Have you ever visited the Scobee Planetarium? This amazing education center at San Antonio College originally opened in 1961 and recently underwent extensive renovations. Right now, the Planetarium is closed, but they are still committed to helpin...

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Celebrating the 19th Amendment

Celebrating the 19th Amendment

August 18, 2020

Did you know the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which guarantees all women the right to vote, was ratified 100 years ago today? It was! According to the National Archives, "Achieving this milestone required a lengthy and difficult strugg...

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