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Our Literacy Caravan has positions available!

Apr 08, 2016

We are looking for a few folks to help foster and grow our Literacy Caravan program.

Notte Nera | A Dinner in the Dark

Mar 22, 2016

A dark but beautiful night at Zinc!

A Day of Literary Fun for Kids at SABF

Mar 18, 2016

With author presentations, shows by The Magik Theatre, activities throughout the day, and a new Party Time, young readers will enjoy a day of literary fun at the 2016 San Antonio Book Festival.

Beginner’s Guide to the Book Festival

Mar 12, 2016

For anyone who has yet to explore the many adventures to be had at the San Antonio Book Festival, never fear. The Book Festival staff is here to help with some handy advice.

Upcoming Events




Quran Great Books Series: Seminars | Islamic Texts

5:30pm | Landa Library | 233 Bushnell Ave




Cinco logo 5th Annual Cinco de Derby

3:00 - 6:30 PM | Breckenridge Park Pavilion | 2315 Avenue B

Join us for the “Most exciting two minutes in sports!”




Jbhlwbgwbpc Our Literary Mission Luncheon featuring Laura Bush & Jenna Bush Hager

TOBIN CENTER | 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Los Compadres and the San Antonio Public Library Foundation have partnered to bring former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter, Jenna Bush Hager to San Antonio for an incredible afternoon celebrating literacy and San Antonio’s beautiful outdoor spaces.




Project smoke 3d Smoke Literary Feast

Smoke Downtown | 6:30 pm

Smoke Downtown will host America’s “master griller” Steve Raichlen for a Literary Feast!

Thank you Sponsors

  • Bexar County
  • Zachary Foundation
  • Valero
  • United Way
  • San Antonio Area Foundation
  • Phyllis Browning Company
  • John and Florence Newman Foundation
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • McNutt Charitable Trust
  • Frost Bank
  • City of San Antonio
  • The Brown Foundation
  • Barnes and Noble
  • 80/20 Foundation
  • HEB
  • Texas Monthly
  • San Antonio Express News

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