New SA library with free Wifi, YMCA to open Friday on far West Side

Potranco Branch Library to open in 8700 block of Highway 151

SAN ANTONIO – The City of San Antonio will open the doors to a new library and YMCA on the far West Side on Friday afternoon.

The Potranco Branch Library on the 8700 block of Highway 151 will offer a full-service computer area, a quiet study area, free Wi-Fi and a children’s discovery area. 

The Mays Family YMCA will contain two indoor pools, multiple exercise classrooms, a large wellness floor and a teaching kitchen. 

Check out the map below to see every City of San Antonio public library location. 


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