Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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Black Entrepreneurs Group

August 18, 2019
12:30pm - 2:45pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Music Room - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Description of Event
Meeting ...

Family Sunday Pop-Up with Mingei Museum

August 18, 2019
12:30pm - 5:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Join us for a drop-in family event, hosted by the Mingei Museum. Come and try your hand a creating fantastic art!  ...

A Cup of Creation: Art Class for Adults

August 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Each class will utilize a different art technique to inspire the creation of unique pieces.Classes will begin with quiet time for sketching; please bring a small sketch pad. All other supplies provided free of charge....

Chess Club

August 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Hone your chess skills! Drop in and play with other chess enthusiasts....

creative writing group

August 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Description of Event
group gathering to do creative writing activities...

StreetPass San Diego

August 18, 2019
1:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Shiley Special Events Suite
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
StreetPass San Diego offers the largest Nintendo Miit Ups in the country! Our local Nintendo enthusiasts meet at least once monthly to share our passion for gaming, exchange StreetPasses, participate in tournaments, and more! StreetPass San Diego is ...

Right to Die Film Festival: The Carer

August 18, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Description of Event
Just because you’re old, have a terminal illness, and are a curmudgeon doesn’t mean that you can’t celebrate life to the full. Meet a lauded Shakespearean actor who reluctantly accepts a young caregiver who happens to also speak Shakespeare. Shaking...

Preschool Storytime

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Children's Story Theater - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join Miss Dayle for stories, songs and lots of fun. This story time is geared for children ages 2-4....

Crafts with Fran

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Children's Area - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Crafts for children. ...

La Jolla World Tea Enthusiasts

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Foushee Patio Room
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
The Jolla World Tea Enthusiasts is a club run by people who love high quality teas, rare teas, exotic teas and teas from around the world. Here, you will not find any instant hot and tea bags. You will find high grade tea prepared with the care, love...

The Garners

August 18, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Community Engagement, Performing Arts
Event Details:
The Garners are a string jazz trio with vocals specializing in gypsy jazz, classics from the 1930's & 40's, and the Bebop Era. If Django Reinhardt, Irving Berlin, and Charlie Parker suits your fancy, then get ready for this lively concert fe...

AYLUS Challenge Camp

August 18, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Description of Event
An event in which high school volunteers tutor younger students on all different kinds of academic fields for free. ...

Epiphany Women In Focus

August 18, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Multi-Media Room
Description of Event
Healing circles for adult women ...

Mommy and Me Happy Hour

August 19, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Mommies (and Daddies too) are invited to get to know other parents in the community while your child plays with their neighbors!  Age-appropriate toys and games will be provided for the little ones to play with.  Parents can meet new friend...

English as a Second Language (ESL) Class - Fall Semester

August 19, 2019
9:30am - 12:15pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Learn English or improve your English skills in this free, non-credit, English as a Second Language (ESL) Class for adults, presented by Palomar College:Multi-level class for adultsMeets Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 am - 12:20 pm&...

Craft Circle Café

August 19, 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
If you like DIY craft projects AND socializing with other crafters please join us for Craft Circle Cafe.  Bring your own project - scrapbooking, needlework, knitting, coloring or work on the project being presented. Drop in for a short...

Babies and Books

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This lap-sit storytime encourages bonding and introduces a love for books by using song, movement, rhythm and rhyme....

Baby/Toddler Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Baby/Toddler Storytime includes stories and songs...

Monday Morning Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Come and join us for stories, songs, and fun every Monday morning!...

Sign Language Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Main Area - North Clairemont
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us for a super fun performance that combines American Sign Language with songs, stories, and engaging toys and props....

Baby Storytime

August 19, 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....

Tai Chi Class

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Improve your balance and mobility with slow, controlled movement. For ages 60+....

Toddler Stories & Play

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join in as we read, sing, dance, and play in this special storytime meant to encourage a love of reading and build essential early literacy skills....

Homeless & Mental Health Outreach

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
University Heights Library
Library Branch: University Heights Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Event Details:
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Connection 2 Community will be here to provide resources and information for those who need assistance. ...

Puzzle Party

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Description of Event
Come and sit down and put a piece into a jigsaw puzzle.  Everyone is welcome.  Enjoy the camaraderie of working together to create something beautiful.  No skill needed - exciting jigsaw puzzles will be waiting for your attention. ...

Morning Storytime with Ms. Kathie

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Children's Storytime Nook - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Children and their families are invited to join storyteller extraordinaire Ms. Kathie for fabulous stories, rich rhymes, and scintillating songs! This lively storytime is sure to warm the heart!...