Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Reading Experience

December 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Description of Event
Come discuss memoirs with our group of independent scholars.  On December 16th we will conclude our three-month exploration of the memoir theme with Edmund de Waal's The Hare with Amber Eyes Please reserve and read your copy of the&...
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.

Homeless & Mental Health Outreach-

December 16, 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. ...
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.

Mental Health First Aid (part 2)

December 16, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour certified public education program that introduces participants to risk factors, warning signs and symptoms of specific types of illnesses such as anxiety, depression, substance abuse, bipolar and schizophrenia; b...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Morning Storytime with Ms. Kathie

December 16, 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!...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Mr. Mark's Children's Song Jamboree

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Storytime Circle - Point Loma
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
A full half hour of children’s music! Mr. Mark plays the guitar and leads the singing with new and traditional children’s songs. We supply the maracas and the lyrics. It is great fun, come join us! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Signing Story Time

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Children enjoy stories and songs while learning key vocabulary in American Sign Language.  For families with children ages 0-5. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Toddler Storytime

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Logan Heights
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Toddler Storytime incorporates interactive stories, songs and games that build language and literacy skills. Have fun with books and bubbles. Ideal for ages 0 to 4 years of age. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Creative Dance for Children

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Rancho Bernardo Library
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Bill & Marcia Collins Community Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Performing Arts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
This class is for children 2 - 6 years old and begins with a story that morphs into a warm-up routine. Movement is taught through individual dances using familiar songs such as, "Puff the Magic Dragon" and "She'll be Comin' Round the 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.

The Green Thumbs: A Children's Garden Club!

December 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Inside Patio - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Exposure to nature through play leads to exploration and discovery, engaging both the physical and mental abilities of children. This program is for kids to learn about the environment, gardening and how to care for the earth! For 18 months - 8 ye...
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.

Music & Movement

December 16, 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....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 16, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime includes stories and songs....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 16, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
If you like to listen to stories, sing songs, and have some fun, this is the right program for you. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Toddler Storytime

December 16, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
A story time designed for toddlers, featuring songs, rhymes, and finger plays....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Laughter Wellness - For Your Health & Well-being (all ages)

December 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
Laughter Wellness is a simple but effective method created to help reduce stress, pain and negative emotions through prolonged voluntary laughter.  Besides boosting the immune system, it also helps improve energy levels.  No comedy, jokes o...
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.

Hatha Yoga for Adults

December 16, 2019
11:15am - 12:15pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Aryn Rannazzisi leads a gentle paced class combining breath work and postures to promote strength, flexibility and balance. This all-level class will include inversions, backbends and sun salutations. Please bring a mat or large towel and a hand towe...

SB-Meditation for a Happy Life

December 16, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Seminar Room B - Mission Valley
Description of Event
Join Ashley for a lunchtime session of guided meditation based upon Buddhist wisdom. This program is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the San Diego Public Library. The Library is not responsible for the information presented in this program. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Signing Storytime

December 16, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Learn signs to use with your baby! Signing fun with songs, stories, and finger plays as well as tips for using sign language as a preverbal communication tool with your baby.Recommended for ages 0+....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

SIGNING STORYTIME

December 16, 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)
Event Details:
Weekly baby signing with stories and  sing-a-longs to strengthen your bond with your child. ...

Zentangle - Leather Bookmark

December 16, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Children's Area - University Community
Event Details:
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Space is limited, please call (858)552-1655 to RSVP. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Communicating With Technology Fall 2019

December 16, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Focused on the technologies that we use to communicate. Includes hands on learning with smartphones and tablets, as well as lecture/discussion. Topics include: the Cloud, productivity, operating systems, web browsers, Google, Apple and Microsoft tool...
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.

Mah-Jongg Club!

December 16, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Do you want to learn how to play Mah Jongg? We can teach you. Do you already play? Bring your Mah-Jongg set and join us.   ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Vista Hill Bridges Outreach for those Experiencing Homelessness

December 16, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Lobby
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Homeless outreach workers are available weekly to offer information and referrals to services to members of the community experiencing homelessness.  They also have hygiene kits available.   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Craft Circle

December 16, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Share ideas and improve your skills or maybe even learn how to do a craft!  Knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and jewelry-making are the current favorites, but new crafts often join the mix. Never crafted before? That's okay too! Check out this...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

December 16, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
This program is designed for our youngest learners with the shortest attention spans, ages birth to 3 years old.Parents and caregivers stay actively involved while we enjoy stories, songs, make noises, and more activities that encourage literacy...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Signing Storytime

December 16, 2019
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Find out what's going on in your baby's mind, strengthen your bond with your baby, and lessen frustration brought on by miscommunication. Interactive presentation led by Jennifer Duncan also includes sing-alongs and bubble time ending with Q&A pe...

Tai Chi

December 16, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Event Details:
Come join other seniors for this fun and healthy activity!...