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TPR Events & Initiatives

SOLI Chamber Ensemble

Have you been toiling away at your instrument, waiting for your moment to shine? Are you a fan of modern music? Well then, your opportunity is now, as Texas Public Radio and SOLI Chamber Ensemble team up to present the second annual SOLI CONTEMPORARY OPEN MIC NIGHT at Jazz TX, on Monday, November 5!

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Those nacho-flavored chips youre eating? They probably taste that way because of micro-flavor particles covering the surface. Engines that burn cleaner fuel? Thank nanotechnology. Sports equipment that lasts longer, flies faster... lighter weight material for aerospace and engineering, even biological machines within the human body... Even a decade ago there were over 800 publicly available products that could be classified as using nanotechnology, which is defined as science, engineering, and technology conducted at the nanoscale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers.


Think Science: Bees

Aug 20, 2018

Many people have some understanding of why bees (and other pollinators) are important. So at our last Think Science event on August 17, we opened by asking, “Do you like to eat?” This leds to a discussion of the importance of bees in pollination and our food supply, why bees are in trouble, and what we as consumers can do to ensure the health of both the insect population, as well as humans.

TPR Member Reception At Terri Hendrix Show

Aug 1, 2018

Schreiner University in Kerrville celebrates our state's great music with its annual Texas Heritage Days festival from September 26-28. Enjoy arts, crafts, live music, speakers and storytellers on the campus grounds.  

TPR Family Event, 'When I Grow Up'

Jul 23, 2018

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s a question full of possibility, hope, and wonder. It was also the inspiration for this summer’s TPR family event, When I Grow Up, featuring a host of mentors sharing their stories, tools, and experience with children and young teens at the San Antonio Garden Center on Saturday, August 11, 2018, between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

TPR's When I Grow Up
Saturday, August 11, 2018
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
San Antonio Garden Center
3310 N. New Braunfels Ave.