Upcoming Events

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2019 LOCAL AUTHOR SHOWCASE ON DISPLAY

All Day, 1/20 - 3/7
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Popular Library - Fairway
Event Details:
SDPL honors San Diego writers who published books in 2019! The 54th year of the Local Author Exhibit produced one of the largest turnouts ever with over 300 authors and co-authors furnishing over 270 book titles including 10 in e-bo...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

San Diego Museum Month

1/28 @ 11:30am
to
2/29 @ 6:00pm
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Celebrating its 31st year in 2020, San Diego Museum Month is a beloved local program that offers residents and visitors an opportunity to enjoy half-price museum admission at more than 40 museums in the San Diego area during the month of February. Mu...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Power of Breath Meditation

February 23, 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm
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: Wellness
Event Details:
Be at peace through the Power of Breath! Breathwork and meditation taught by The Art of Living Foundation. No registration needed. ...

Admit One College Prep

February 23, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...

Making STEM (Private Meeting)

February 23, 2020
12:45pm - 4:45pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: IDEA Lab - La Jolla/Riford
Event Details:
Private study group meeting. ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Sunday Funday

February 23, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Join us each Sunday for board games, snacks, and a movie - picked by you! ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

February 23, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will receive instruction from local industry experts using UC San Diego Extension curriculum. This educational approach provides student...

San Diego Folk Song Society

February 23, 2020
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Description of Event
You’re invited to a song circle, hosted by the San Diego Folk Song Society. There is a different theme per month. Bring your own songs to share. Visit www.meetup.com/SDFSS-org/ for details. This program is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the San Di...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Concert: Solid Brass

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Performing Arts
Event Details:
Solid Brass is a hard-hitting funk, R&B, and rock band showcasing classic horn band tunes from the 1960s to today  - Chicago, Blood Sweat & Tears, Average White Band, Earth Wind & Fire, & more! The Friends of the Pacific ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Crafts with Fran

February 23, 2020
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. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Ukulele Sing & Play Along

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Lorax Lounge - Denny Sanford Children's Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Children and families can learn about and listen to the ukulele in this interactive concert event.  For families with children of all ages. ...

Connected: Two Artists, Two Coasts - Art Reception

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Description of Event
The La Jolla Library Art Committee is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibit of contemporary art by Krista and Kathy Schumacher.  The title of the show is “Connected: Two Artists, Two Coasts”.  Krista Schumacher is an artist based here in...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Racial Justice Coalition

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Seminar Room (A-B) - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
The Racial Justice Coalition of San Diego County provides a unified front for advocacy and action against all forms of discrimination and unequal treatment in our communities of color. We specially strive to challenge and transform the abusive law en...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

All Girls STEM Society Presents Scratch

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
In collaboration with All Girls STEM Society, Mission Valley Library presents a fun and accessible program on Scratch, a drag-and-drop language with conditionals, loops, and a cute cat. Get ready to design your own computer game! No prior programming...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Union Bank Homework Center (2nd Floor)
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,...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

La Jolla World Tea Enthusiasts

February 23, 2020
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...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Pleasure of Your Company -Orvieto Piano Trio, classical violin, cello, piano

February 23, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Orvieto Piano Trio, classical violin, cello, piano ...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Introduction to Gouache Painting Class

February 23, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Seminar Room 1 - Logan Heights
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult
Program Type: Art, Educational, LGBTQIA, One Book, One San Diego
Event Details:
Join us for a ten week course where we will learn how to paint with gouache! A medium that’s used by artists, professional animators, and illustrators, gouache is an excellent medium for all artists. No experience is required and all supplies will be...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Cancelled: Bananagrams Club: A Fast & Fun Word Game

February 23, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: All Ages, Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Gather your family and friends and race against each other to build crossword grids in this anagram game that you’ll go bananas for! Bananagrams is an easy, educational, and fun game that you can either play by yourself or with up to 8 players! Do...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mommy and Me Happy Hour

February 24, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

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

February 24, 2020
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 adults Meets Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 am -...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Craft Circle Café

February 24, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

FREE Tax Preparation with AARP

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Stop by for FREE Tax Preparation help.  Generously provided by AARP.  This free tax preparation service gives special attention to taxpayers over the age of 60 but is also open to taxpayers of all ages with low and moderate incomes. Mondays...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Free Tax Prep Assistance

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 5:30pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Volunteers from AARP's Tax-Aide program will help you prepare and file your income taxes.  No appointments taken; check in by 3:30pm.  Mondays, through April 13, 2020.  Please bring the following with you when you come: • Picture I...

Mail Ballot Drop Off Program

2/24 @ 9:30am
to
3/3 @ 8:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Lobby - City Heights/Weingart
Event Details:
You can drop-off your mail ballot INSIDE during regular business hours. On Election Day, Tuesday March 3, hours will be 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Storytime Yoga

February 24, 2020
9:45am - 10:15am
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Instructor Jackie Gadd weaves age-appropriate poses and breathing techniques into funtastic sessions filled with music, games, stories, crafts, dance, and of course RESTING! Please bring a towel or yoga mat.   ...