Conscious Conversations for Middle School Students: White Privilege

Virtual Zoom Discussion

White privilege is an institutional (rather than personal) set of benefits granted to those of us who, by race, resemble the people who dominate the powerful positions in our institutions. One of the primary privileges is that of having greater access to power and resources than people of color do; in other words, purely on the basis of our skin color doors are open to us that are not open to other people. --- Francis E. Kendall, PhD Join us as we discuss this tough topic with middle schoolers.

Conscious Conversations for High School Students: White Privilege

Virtual Zoom Discussion

White privilege is an institutional (rather than personal) set of benefits granted to those of us who, by race, resemble the people who dominate the powerful positions in our institutions. One of the primary privileges is that of having greater access to power and resources than people of color do; in other words, purely on the basis of our skin color doors are open to us that are not open to other people. --- Francis E. Kendall, PhD Join us as we discuss this tough topic with middle schoolers.

Conscious Conversations – StoryTime

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

We are excited to announce our partnership with neighboring Yanaguana Garden at Hemisfair Park (next to The Magik Theater).  Join us as we read "Race Cars" by  Jenny Devenny. After the story, our listeners will engage in activities!  Put your listening ears on and join us Tuesday morning.  Admission is free, registration is encouraged!

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies – Black History Month and Let’s Rodeo

Ella Austin Community Center 1023 North Pine Street, San Antonio

The Bronze Buckaroo – Cowboy Bob Blake (Herbert Jeffries) and four friends ride to Arizona to help Betty Jackson (Artie Young), the sister of Bob’s friend, Joe (Rollie Hardin), who has gone missing. Bob meets the Jacksons’ neighbor, Buck Thorn (Clarence Brooks), who says that he’d offered to buy the Jackson ranch but wasrejected. Unknown to Bob and his friends, Thorn holds Joe hostage to torture him into signing over his property, which hides a valuable mine. When Betty then disappears, Bob decides to take on Thorn.   Two Gun Man from Harlem – A cowboy is wrongfully accused of...

Black History River Tour

SAAACAM at La Villita 218 South Presa, San Antonio

Join us for 100 minutes of Black History on the beautiful San Antonio River.  Our engaging tour guides will take you on a thought-provoking mental journey through time. Learn about the impact of African Americans in the center core of San Antonio.  If a scheduled date does not work for you, we can schedule a private charter for you. Feel free to contact us for charter information at programdir@saaacam.org

Conscious Conversations – StoryTime

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

We are excited to announce our partnership with neighboring Yanaguana Garden at Hemisfair Park (next to The Magik Theater).  Join us as we read "Let's Celebrate, Special Days Around the World" by Kate DePalma. After the story, our listeners will engage in activities!  Put your listening ears on and join us Tuesday morning.  Admission is free, registration is encouraged!

Black History Film Series 2.0 – Tulia, Texas

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Tulia, Texas – This documentary is a look at the aftermath and investigation behind the massive 1999 Tulia, Texas drug bust, which resulted in the arrest of 46 people, 39 of whom were African American. Panelists: Judges Stephanie Boyd, Yolanda Huff, Grace M. Uzombo. Moderator: Barbara Gervin-Hawkins

Black History River Tour

SAAACAM at La Villita 218 South Presa, San Antonio

Join us for 100 minutes of Black History on the beautiful San Antonio River.  Our engaging tour guides will take you on a thought-provoking mental journey through time. Learn about the impact of African Americans in the center core of San Antonio.  If a scheduled date does not work for you, we can schedule a private charter for you. Feel free to contact us for charter information at programdir@saaacam.org

Conscious Conversations – StoryTime

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

We are excited to announce our partnership with neighboring Yanaguana Garden at Hemisfair Park (next to The Magik Theater).  Join us as we read "Magnificent Homespun Brown" by Samara Cole Doyon. After the story, our listeners will engage in activities!  Put your listening ears on and join us Tuesday morning.  Admission is free, registration is encouraged!