Upcoming Events

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

Morning Story Time

September 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
University Heights Library
Library Branch: University Heights Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Start your day with fantastic stories!  Join us for Morning Story Time at 11:00AM. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Music & Movement

September 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Children's Area - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
We’re ready to wiggle! We’ll be movin’ & groovin’, practicing important skills like listening, following directions, balance, and coordination—all while having a ton of fun! Perfect for preschoolers and younger littles, with a grownup’s help.&nbs...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Fun with French

September 19, 2019
11:15am - 11:45am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Explore the French language through song in this bilingual program. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Arts & Crafts for Preschoolers

September 19, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Makerspace - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Join us for our weekly craft after our story times in the children’s art area. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Sign Storytime

September 19, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Baby Sign Language Basics author, Monta Z. Briant puts on a super-fun sign language performance for babies through preschoolers. Includes songs, fingerplays, books, fun toys and props, and bubbles!...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Seated Strength

September 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Seated stretching and joint work, to promote muscle development. ...
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.

Japanese Brush Painting Fall 2019

September 19, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Painting Japanese brush style with beautiful tones of sumi-ink. Beginners, Seniors and Adult welcome! FREE class- simply register in class. ...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Silver Chair Yoga

September 19, 2019
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Chair yoga is a general term for practices that modify yoga poses so that they can be done while seated in a chair. The chair helps eliminate strain on your joints while increasing stability & balance. As you move & breathe through the yoga p...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

CRAFTERNOON

September 19, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Join us every Thursday for a fun-filled arts and crafts hour.  Projects inspired by books, holidays, seasons, songs, and more!Afterschool Arts & Crafts...
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.

Pen to Paper Writing Group

September 19, 2019
1:00pm - 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, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Ready to fire up your writing, jump start a novel, or just keep the ideas flowing? Join us for a weekly drop-in writing group. This fun group will write to a prompt and then read our work aloud (there is no pressure to read). Open to the public....
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.

Knit and Crochet Circle

September 19, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Bring your knit and crochet projects and socialize with fellow stitchers!All levels are welcome and instruction is available....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Zentangle: Apple Harvest Project

September 19, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Zentangle is an easy to learn, relaxing method of drawing beautiful images from structured patterns.  During the process you relax, focus, and get into a state of well being. Call or stop by to sign up. ...
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.

ESL Conversation Class

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Seminar 1 - North University
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This ESL conversation class is open to adult English learners who would like to improve their spoken English.  This class is designed for those who are at least at a low-intermediate level.  This class will meet every Thursday from 1:30 to ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

SIT! STAY! READ! PET ASSISTED STORYTELLING

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature, 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!  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Snook's Nook Storytime Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Event Details:
Ahoy, matey! Set sail on the SS Rancho Bernardo to celebrate all things pirate. Join us for a treasure hunt, a pirate craft, and more! Arr!   ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Homework Help

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Homework Help on Wednesdays and Thursdays at Balboa Library.  We are pleased to offer this program for our Kindergarten through 8th grade students. Our volunteer will assist students with their homework questions.  We look forward...

STRETCH and BALANCE for LESS to MODERATELY ACTIVE OLDER ADULTS

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Description of Event
In this program from San Diego Continuing Education's Emeritus Program, join 200 RYT certified instructor Carol Phillips a health discussion followed by a multi-level physical activity: stretch, balance, range of movement and stress reduction techniq...
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.

Workshop

September 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:15pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Meeting Room 563 - Central
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Career, Educational
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Adult Writing Group

September 19, 2019
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
If you think you have a story to tell or a unique perspective to share with others then we invite you to be part of our writer's group. Participate in writing exercises designed to help you call forth your talents. We look forward to seeing you!...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

WIGGLERS AND CRAWLERS STORYTIME

September 19, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
2 Books 3 Songs and Playtime!  Storytime includes music, toys, and BUBBLES, of course! Storytime lasts until 2:30, at which time parents can stay for unstructured playtime. Q&A with the children’s librarian also available for ...
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.

Legal Clinic

September 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
**Find us at the 3rd Floor Partner Services Desk** This monthly legal referral and advocacy clinic is for men and women experiencing homelessness. The program provides free access to an attorney and is conducted at the 3rd Floor Desk. ...
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.

Poetry Workshop

September 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Foushee Patio Room
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Bring a poem, your own or one by your favorite author, to read, talk over, and enjoy with other likeminded people. All poets, would-be poets, and poetry lovers are welcome!...
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.

Chess Club

September 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
If you like playing Chess or would like to learn,  we have two great players, Keith and Bob, that can both teach you and play a game with you. Stop by and see what they are up to every Thursday at 2:00pm. Located in the Teen area, d...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mah Jong Club

September 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Whether you are a seasoned player that wants play competitively, or a curious beginner that wants to learn how to play, we welcome you to the Carmel Valley Mah Jong Club. We host both American Mah Jong and Chinese Mah Jong. Adult players only. Bring ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

After School Movie: Pokemon Detective Pikachu

September 19, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
In a world where people collect Pokémon to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent talking Pikachu who seeks to be a detective. 2019. 104 minutes. PG. Free refreshments for movie-goers.   ...
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.

Lego Club

September 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Patio - North University
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Free play with LEGO bricks encourages creativity and improves social skills. ...
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.

North Park Book Club

September 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Come to the North Park Library for this month's book club meeting!This month, the club will be discussing In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende.In the Midst of Winter begins with a minor traffic accident—which becomes the catalyst for an unex...