TPR Events & Initiatives

Views & Brews: Making Sustainable Food Attainable

Aug 27, 2014

At each TPR Views & Brews event, we host an open discussion of a hot topic accompanied by cold beer.

TPR Presents: Saturn, Up Close and Personal

Aug 22, 2014

In 1997, the Cassini-Huygens spacecraft was launched on a mission to study Saturn and its moons. Since arriving at its destination in 2004, an astonishing number of discoveries have been made, including evidence of liquid water on the moon Enceladus.

TPR Honored With Six 2014 Lone Star Awards

Jul 21, 2014
Renata Serafin

Stories about Medicaid in Texas, Pre-K 4 SA, a unique distance-learning program in SAISD, and the classic film "The Exorcist" were all awarded with 2014 Lone Star Awards by the Houston Press Club on Friday, July 18. The statewide contest honors the best in print, radio, television and Internet journalism.

Texas Public Radio's David Martin Davies and Joey Palacios were both awarded first place trophies at the awards dinner, held at Brady's Landing in Houston. Ryan Loyd and Nathan Cone, who attended the event in Houston, were also honored with second and third-place awards.

TPR Presents: The Science of Sound

Jul 18, 2014
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts

Be one of the first people in San Antonio to experience the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts at Texas Public Radio’s “TPR Presents: The Science of Sound” event on July 31 at 7:30 p.m. As the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts finalizes construction and prepares for its 20-day grand opening celebration in September, TPR listeners are invited to a special night to “test drive” the hall to the sounds of the Youth Orchestra of San Antonio, and learn about the design and acoustics of this state-of-the-art venue.

Texas Public Radio celebrates our furry, feathered and scaly listeners with All Pets Considered on Sunday, July 13, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Petco Pavilion at the Paul Jolly Center for Pet Adoptions located at 210 Tuleta, across from the zoo. 

The event, presented in partnership with San Antonio Pets Alive! (SAPA), is open to all TPR listeners and their pets and will include sponsor booths with pet-friendly and pet-focused items and services.

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