Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Gardening Exchange

July 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Front Plaza - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
Stop and Swap: Seeds, Plants, and More!Too many zucchinis? Lots of cut flowers? Succulents getting too big? Ordered too many radish seeds?Whatever you have extra may be just what someone else would like to try in their garden. Bring your gardening ex...

Button Making

July 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Join us every Saturday at 10:30 for button making. Bring your own printed or drawn image or use one of ours! We have 2 1/2” buttons. All ages welcome. Express yourself @ the Library!...

Paws for Reading

July 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Children can read aloud to trained and certified therapy dogs.  “Paws for Reading” is designed to help children improve their reading skills and confidence in reading out loud.  All therapy dogs are provided courtesy of Love on a Leash, a f...

Paws to Read with Love on a Leash

July 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Event Details:
Come practice your reading or storytelling skills with Finnegan a certified therapy dog with San Diego Love on a Leash!...

Arts & Crafts

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Explore your child's  artistic side and create something fun and unique to bring home.   Join us every Saturday, all supplies provided.  ...

Wild Wonders Animal Show

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Wild Wonders is coming to the Scripps Ranch Library to help us celebrate Summer Reading! Wild Wonders is an animal show where kids and adults can “tame” their curiosity for “wildlife.” Come meet animal ambassadors from around the world in this fun an...

Lego Builders Club

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Kids make Lego creations. Be creative and have fun!No sign-up needed. Appropriate for ages 3 to 8 years....

ARTS & CRAFTS

July 20, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Children's Area - College-Rolando
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers and paints ...

Beach Blow-out Summer Crafts and Games Event hosted by the Teen Council

July 20, 2019
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
The Teen Council is hosting a special Summer Fun Event just for kids!  Families are invited to come and join in special crafts and events--all Summer themed!  A great way to beat the heat and have a fun time at your library. ...

Paws to Read

July 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Front Entrance Patio - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Children are invited to read to certified therapy dogs to build reading confidence....

Family Sunday Pop-Up

July 21, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Logan Heights
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
Event Details:
Join us for a Family Sunday Pop-Up, hosted by Mingei International Museum! This free program for all ages includes interactive activities throughout the library, a hands-on art project, musical performances, storytelling, prizes and much more.  ...

Chess Club

July 21, 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....

Crafts with Fran

July 21, 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. ...

DJ Lance, Cecil & Friends, Dance Party

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Performing Arts
Event Details:
DJ Lance Rock from Yo Gabba Gabba, and Friends, will take you through a fun filled musical where families can join DJ Lance Rock on his awesome "day in the life" adventure at the San Diego Public Library.  Capacity is limited. ...

San Ysidro Mobile Health Services Clinic

July 22, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Parking Lot - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
San Ysidro Health's Moblie Health Services will be available to provide care for your child's well-being.  Our Services:Well Child VisitsImmunizations/VaccinesMinor Sick VisitsSchool, Sports & Wellness PhysicalsTB TestingWIC Hemoglobin ...

SRP - SPARKLES THE CLOWN

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Performing Arts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Sparkles is an award-winning clown whose specialty is her hilarious and whimsical magic and bubble shows! She loves making the kids laugh the whole way through!...

SIT! STAY! READ! PET ASSISTED STORYTELLING

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature, Summer Reading Program, Wellness
Event Details:
Hey kids!   Come read to our licensed therapy dog Luna!   Luna is kind and quiet and likes to listen to stories.  A big dog with a big heart who loves kids and loves reading! ...

Music & Movement

July 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Sing, Dance and Play! Children enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor skills and increase independence....

SIGNING STORYTIME

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Weekly baby signing with stories and  sing-a-longs to strengthen your bond with your child. ...

Summer Lunch Program

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Discovery Corner - Denny Sanford Children's Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Join us for a hot, nutritious lunch for all children ages 17 and under.  No registration required.  Sponsored by San Diego Unified School District and the USDA....

Summer Lunches

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Performing Arts Center & Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Event Details:
Free lunches by San Diego Unified School District....

Kids Chess Club

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This program is for children ages 5 and up.  All levels of players are welcome.  There will be instruction for beginners and opportunities for kids to play against other kids at their own level.  Please bring a chess board and pieces t...

DYH@L Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Multi-Media Room
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance, then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration n...

DYH@L: Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance, then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration n...

DYH@L: Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Homework Center
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance, then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration n...

DYH@L: Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance, then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration n...

DYH@L: Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
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)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance , then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration ...