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The best things to do in San Antonio


Conference: In collaboration with “Tony Parker’s Heroes and Villains”, the San Antonio Museum of Art will present a lecture entitled “Super Macho: Superheroes and Stage Genre” by Alejo Benedetti, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Benedetti curated the traveling exhibition “Men of Steel, Women of Wonder” which was at SAMA in 2019. 6 p.m. Tuesday, San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones Ave. Free – $10 (pay what you want), samuseum.org.

Television: Hill Country DIY expert April Wilkerson is once again teaming up with ‘Home Improvement’ stars Tim Allen and Richard Karn for a show on the History Channel. The trio, who co-hosted the competition series “Assembly Required” last year, are reuniting for a new series, “More power.” The show traces the history of tools and the lives of those who use them. Premieres Wednesday at 9 p.m., on History Channel.

Book signing: Anne Elise Urrutia will be signing copies of her book “Miraflores: San Antonio’s Mexican Garden of Memory.” This is the sculpture garden that his great-grandfather, Dr. Aureliano Urrutia, created near the intersection of Hildebrand Avenue and Broadway. The garden is now part of Brackenridge Park. 5:30 p.m. Thursday, The Twig Book Shop, 306 Pearl Parkway, Suite 106. Free, thetwig.com.

Film: Attention, “Bridgerton” fans. “Mr. Malcolm’s List”, a period romantic comedy somewhat indebted to “Pride and Prejudice,” is your cup of tea. The cast includes Sope Dirisu, star of the British TV series ‘Gangs of London’, and Zawe Ashton, who will also appear in the upcoming superhero film ‘The Marvels’.Release Friday in theaters.

Poetry: Guadalupe Latino Bookstore and Gift Shop’s Texas Author Series continues with readings by two poets. Claudia Castro Luna read and discuss her new collection, “Cipota Under the Moon”, and Irene Lara Silva will read and discuss his “Hibiscus Tacos” chapbook. 6:00 p.m. Friday, Guadalupe Latino Bookstore and Gift Shop, 1301 Guadalupe St. Free. Information, guadalupeculturalarts.org.

Editor’s Note: This column has been updated to correct the relationship between Elise Urrutia and Dr. Aureliano Urrutia.

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