Authority: Proclamation 4650
Celebratory Month: April - May

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month is a month to celebrate the contributions Asian/Pacific Americans have made to American history, society and culture.

Events

  • Asian-Pacific Display

    Date: April 26, 2021
    Time: TBD
    Location: CAB - Vista Room

    Display/Artwork by Asian-Pacific artist; music or artwork or traditional wear for each building.


  • Asian-Pacific Heritage Kick-off Celebration
    with Dragon Dancers and FoodRamadan Film Festival


    Date: April 29, 2021
    Time: Noon - 2 p.m.
    Location: CAB Courtyard

    Join us as we celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month – Taste of the Pacific. Free Food, Entertainment and More…


  • Decoration of Japanese Tanabata (Wish Tree)

    Date: May 3, 2021
    Time: TBD
    Location: TBD

    Decoration of Japanese Tanabata (Wish Tree)


  • Assimilation, Mobility & Identity of Asian Immigrants

    Date: May 3, 2021
    Time: 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    Location: Virtual

    WebEx Link

    Virtual Panel on Asian American and Pacific Islander identity, mobility and assimilation in the United States.

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Authority: Proclamation 4752
Celebratory Month: April

Jewish American Heritage Month is a month to celebrate the contributions Jewish Americans have made to America since they first arrived in New Amsterdam in 1654.

View more Holocaust Remembrance events offered through the San Antonio Public Library

Events




  • Propaganda: the Holocaust and the Art of Deception

    Gregg Phillipson

    Date: April 26, 2021
    Time: 12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
    Location: Virtual

    Zoom link

    Gregg Philipson (Gregg and Michelle Philipson Collection & Archive) present: The Holocaust & the Art of Deception. A virtual presentation reviewing propaganda during WWII and how propaganda can influence perceptions.


  • Persecution of homosexual men in Nazi Germany
    Dr. Jason Johnson

    Date: April 27, 2021
    Time: 12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
    Location: Virtual