SAPL Launches Mayor’s Book Club Mayor Ivy R. Taylor and the San Antonio Public Library officially launched San Antonio’s first city-wide book club on October 1. The Mayor’s Book Club is a reading campaign that the both the mayor and SAPL staff believe will promote a community experience through reading, discussion and special story-related events at branch libraries. In addition, the hope […]
October 24 in San Antonio history…World War I – 1914 A German submarine is sunk off the Dutch coast by the British destroyer Badger. 1946 Harlandale School District’s board voted to buy the stadium at Tech Field from the San Antonio Transit Co. 1960 The epic John Wayne movie The Alamo has its world premiere at the Woodlawn Theater on Fredricksburg Road […]
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