November 2023 Community Calendar
Submitted by the San Antonio Branch NAACP Community Coordination Committee Chair, Maria Greene
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. Property fraud is when a party fraudulently records documents against your property for financial gain or to take over ownership without your knowledge. Bexar County and the County Clerk Lucy Adame-Clark are introducing VANGUARD PROPERTY ALERT—a free real property alert system. Go to the public search website and click on the Property Alert link to sign up. https://bexar.tx.publicsearch.us/
After creating an alert record, you will receive email notifications anytime a document is recorded matching your property or name.
Free High School Equivalency Classes sponsored by Alamo Colleges District. Program eligibility: 18 years old, Valid ID, Social Security Card, Proof of San Antonio residency.
Class schedules: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm OR Monday-Thursday, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. For more information, please call St. Philip’s College, 210-486-2444
HEALTH. The Eastside Education Training Center’s Free Farmer’s Market is located at 4551 Dietrich Road, San Antonio, TX 78219, Wednesdays at 11:00 AM. Please bring your own bag(s). (210) 485-0848
Winter Blanket & Jacket Drive at the Eastside Education Training Center, Accepting all sizes…new & gently used items. DONATIONS NEEDED NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 22nd , 4551 Dietrich Road, San Antonio, TX 78219. For more information call (210) 485-0801
The Garcia Street Urban Farm Stand will be open to customers seeking fresh produce on November 15th and December 6th, 5 to 8 PM. Cash and credit card accepted for payment. Please bring your own bag(s). Address 218 Garcia St, San Antonio, TX 78203
Suicide Prevention Resources: The following information is being provided as a public service because the holiday season is challenging and stressful for many people.
Hotline Dial 988 This 3-digit number may be used by teens or adults
Texas Youth Helpline 1-800-989-6884 Free confidential Services to you & families in crisis
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
For Veterans, use the same phone number and then press 1
Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
LABOR & INDUSTRY
Ready to Work Program sponsored by the City of San Antonio. Earn your GED, certification, or degree in a high-demand industry. Overcome barriers like childcare, transportation, and background checks. Find a better-paying quality job. Call 311 or apply at ReadyToWorkSA.com
Walters Street Bridge Update: The contractor is scheduled to begin pouring concrete for the Walters Street Bridge overlay later this week. The process will take 3-4 weeks to pour and cure before reopening the bridge to the traveling public in late November. Once the bridge reopens, the contractor will need to perform guard rail work. However this work will be performed utilizing daily lane closures and will not require a full closure.
Eastside Education and Training Center Event – Wednesday, November 15, 2023
The Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustees, Chancellor Dr. Mike Flores, and St. Philip’s College invite you to celebrate the accomplishments and future investments of the Eastside Education and Training Center (EETC).
Wednesday, November 15, 2023
4551 Dietrich Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78219
VIA and St. Philip’s College – Rosa Parks event – Nov 30
Celebrate Rosa Parks Day
Nov. 30, 5 p.m.
St. Philip’s College