Black History Film Series 2.0 – The Tuskegee Airmen

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

The Tuskegee Airmen – A semi-fictionalized account of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first all-African-American Air Force squadron during World War II, the film centers on ambitious young pilot Hannibal Lee (Laurence Fishburne). Despite initial reticence by higher ranking white officers, Lee, along with Walter Peoples (Allen Payne), Leroy Cappy (Malcolm-Jamal Warner), and others, are deployed into combat. As the successful missions mount, the Tuskegee Airmen develop a reputation as an able, fearsome group of pilots.     Special Guests: The San Antonio Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen

Story Time in the Park

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Join us every First Tuesday at 10:00 AM for story time at Hemisfair.  Each month SAAACAM presents a story that teaches acceptance, inclusion and equality.  The story is followed by a crafts activity for your child.

Story Time in the Park

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Join us every First Tuesday at 10:00 AM for story time at Hemisfair.  Each month SAAACAM presents a story that teaches acceptance, inclusion and equality.  The story is followed by a crafts activity for your child.

Black History Film Series 2.0 – Miss Juneteenth

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

A former beauty queen and single mother prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the Miss Juneteenth pageant. This movie explores the significance of Juneteenth in small-town Texas, mother-daughter relationships and the world of beauty pageants. Be sure to stay after the film to engage in lively discussion with our panelists,  

Story Time in the Park

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Join us every First Tuesday at 10:00 AM for story time at Hemisfair.  Each month SAAACAM presents a story that teaches acceptance, inclusion and equality.  The story is followed by a crafts activity for your child.

Black History Film Series 2.0 – Hidden Figures

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Before a computer became an inanimate object and before Sputnik changed the course of history, before the Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education established that separate was in fact not equal, and before the poetry of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech rang out over the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, a group of black women working at the Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory in Hampton, Virginia were helping America dominate aeronautics, space research, and computer technology, carving out a place for themselves as female mathematicians who were also black, black mathematicians who were also female....

Story Time in the Park

Hemisfair 434 S. Alamo Street, San Antonio

Join us every First Tuesday at 10:00 AM for story time at Hemisfair.  Each month SAAACAM presents a story that teaches acceptance, inclusion and equality.  The story is followed by a crafts activity for your child.