Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

SB-Meditation for a Happy Life

February 24, 2020
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

February 24, 2020
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.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Signing Storytime

February 24, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
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, Literature
Event Details:
Weekly baby signing with stories and  sing-a-longs to strengthen your bond with your child. ...
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.

Adult Craft: Glass Jar Etching

February 24, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Community Room - University Community
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Learn how to customize glassware with glass etching. Participants can choose from a variety of glassware for their project such as wine glasses, cookie jars, mugs or mason jars. No fees, all supplies provided. Call 1-858-552-1655 to reserve a...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Communicating With Technology Spring 2020

February 24, 2020
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...

Memory Café

February 24, 2020
12:30pm - 2:45pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Description of Event
Keeping older adults mentally and socially active. ...
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.

Beginning Genealogy

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
***NEW DAY AND TIME***   Curious about where you come from?  Want to know more about your ancestors?  Get started with Beginning Genealogy.  Learn about what resources there are and get some tips to make your searches mo...
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.

Mah-Jongg Club!

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, 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. ...

La Jolla Pen Women

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
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.

NAMI Resource Table

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
NAMI San Diego's Connections 2 Community Clubhouse provides services to people experiencing homelessness and mental illness at the Pacific Beach Library on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month.  Services include hygiene kits, ID vouchers, ...
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.

UPAC Homeless Outreach Table

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Lobby East 2 (from parking lot)
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, En Español, Wellness
Event Details:
UPAC’s Street Outreach services provides targeted outreach to homeless individual living in San Diego County. The program strives to build trust with individuals battling homelessness with the goal of linking them with referrals to substance abuse an...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Vista Hill Bridges Outreach for those Experiencing Homelessness

February 24, 2020
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

February 24, 2020
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 lite...

Tai Chi

February 24, 2020
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!...
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.

Resume Review

February 24, 2020
1:30pm - 3:30pm
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 "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Resume Review Session

February 24, 2020
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Bank of America - Merrill Lynch Career Center
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Career, Educational
Event Details:
 Your resume will be reviewed and you will be given advice on how to make it more effective in landing yourself an interview. Everyone is seen in the order in which they arrive. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby & Toddler Discovery

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Help your baby or toddler discover the world around them with play, music, art, stories and songs. Babies and Toddlers, ages 0-3 years, and their parent/caregiver are welcome. ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

After School Happy Hour

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Children's Area - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Join us after school for a fun and relaxing time.  Every day will have a variety of activities to choose from, such as coloring, puzzles, crafts, legos and more.  Staff might lead a craft or read a story, and there will be activities t...
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 Movies & Popcorn - The Farewell (2019)

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Performing Arts
Event Details:
The Friends of the La Jolla Library present Free Movies & Popcorn, shown on the last Monday of every month at 2:00pm. December 30, 2019 - The Best of Enemies (2019), starring Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, and Babou Ceesay.  Civil r...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Homework Club

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Event Details:
Homework help to students from elementary through middle school.  Please bring all necessary materials to get your homework done. ...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Department of Child Support Services

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 5:30pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Music Room - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, En Español, Wellness
Event Details:
The Department of Child Support Services will be available to answer any questions pertaining to the child support process, guide interested parties through the case opening process, provide status, and updates on existing child support cases, assist...

On the Go 101

February 24, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Description of Event
This is an event to inform the community about On the Go, which is a transportation solution for older adults (60+) and also try to recruit volunteers. We'd like to use this time as a space to tell all a little more about Jewish Family Service of San...
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.

Adult Computer Class

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Free adult computer class.  ...
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.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Paws to Read

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
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 found...
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.

Kids Chess Club

February 24, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Teen Tutoring

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Study Room
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Staff and volunteers will be available to help you with homework. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Chess Club

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 5:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Casual public chess meet open to all ages and skill levels. ...