Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Meditation

August 24, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
According to the Mayo Clinic, "If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace." Every Saturday except the 1st Saturday of the month....

People Enjoying Poetry

August 24, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join People Enjoying Poetry (PEP) for an open mic event for poetry sharing. Read your published or unpublished works or read someone else's poetry. We'll work together to create a collection of poetry and the group will offer feedback at the poet's r...

Baby Storytime

August 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Babies ages birth to one year old and their caregivers will enjoy songs, lap-sits and rhymes that foster early literacy skills....

Do Your Homework @ the Library

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Homework Center - San Carlos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...

Toddler Storytime

August 27, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Active little ones and their caregivers will have fun singing songs, dancing and reading while laying the foundation for future reading success. ...

Life in Stories

August 27, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Have you ever thought about writing a memoir?  Or have you already started your memoir but could use input from others? If so, please join the supportive group of memoirists who discuss a weekly topic, share their writings and offer critiques an...

Mind/Body Fitness - CANCELED

August 27, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Mind/Body Fitness provides a way for older adults and people with disabilities to practice yoga and mindfulness. It is a great practice for everyone, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness.  Every Tuesday. ...

Tween Scene

August 27, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Literature
Event Details:
Calling all teens and tweens! join us for teen-friendly and fun activities on Tuesday afternoons.  Whether it be a gross-out contest, a cool craft, or a laid-back movie and popcorn, these activities are a great way to make new friends and u...

Do Your Homework @ the Library

August 27, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Homework Center - San Carlos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...

Kids’ Yoga + Stories

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Stories can really get you moving!  This storytime helps kids unwind with books, stretches, music and props.  Please bring a mat or towel.  Ages 3-8.  Every Tuesday.  ...

Youth Chess

August 27, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Learn how to play chess, or hone your skills!  Chess is a great way to improve logical thinking skills and math ability.  All levels welcome.  Ages 18 and under.  2nd & 4th Tuesdays....

Yoga Storytime

August 28, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Caregivers and children ages 2-8 are welcome to join us for a playful program that incorporates yoga, music, books and games!...

Do Your Homework @ the Library

August 28, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Homework Center - San Carlos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...

Mindfulness & Meditation

August 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Aryn Rannazzisi leads a gentle paced class combining breath work and postures (asanas) to promote strength, flexibility and balance. This all-level class will include inversions, back bends and sun salutations. Please bring a mat or large towel and a...

e-reader clinic

August 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Bring in your eReader, tablet or smartphone and our staff will guide you in downloading SDPL's free eBooks and eAudiobooks.  Every Thursday....

Congresswoman Susan Davis' Office Hours

August 29, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Congresswoman Susan Davis' clerks will hold office hours to connect with constituents and provide services and information.  ...

Preschool Storytime

August 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Event Details:
All young children and their caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs and rhymes. We hope to see you there! ...

Tween Gaming

August 29, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Event Details:
Ready for some after school video gaming fun??  Sharpen your game & hone your skills with some easy to learn, engaging to play & fun to watch video games. ...

Do Your Homework @ the Library

August 29, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Homework Center - San Carlos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...

Process Art

August 29, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Drop in and create art together! Early childhood experts agree that artwork by young children is about the doing—not the result.  In this class, kids can experiment with various art supplies and mediums, and grown-ups can get simple art ideas to...

Storytime

August 30, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join us for a storytime that fosters early literacy!  Features books, songs, action rhymes, and finger plays that invite participation. Afterwards, make a fun craft that reinforces the theme of the day and serves as a storytime souvenir!  A...

Meditation

August 31, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
According to the Mayo Clinic, "If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace." Every Saturday except the 1st Saturday of the month....

Labor Day Holiday

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
All San Diego Public Library locations will be closed today in observance of the holiday....

Toddler Storytime

September 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Active little ones and their caregivers will have fun singing songs, dancing and reading while laying the foundation for future reading success. ...

Life in Stories

September 3, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Have you ever thought about writing a memoir?  Or have you already started your memoir but could use input from others? If so, please join the supportive group of memoirists who discuss a weekly topic, share their writings and offer critiques an...

Mind/Body Fitness - CANCELED

September 3, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Mind/Body Fitness provides a way for older adults and people with disabilities to practice yoga and mindfulness. It is a great practice for everyone, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness.  Every Tuesday. ...

Tween Scene

September 3, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Literature
Event Details:
Calling all teens and tweens! join us for teen-friendly and fun activities on Tuesday afternoons.  Whether it be a gross-out contest, a cool craft, or a laid-back movie and popcorn, these activities are a great way to make new friends and u...