Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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Residential Project Block 4Y - Pre-Construction Community Forum Meeting

December 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Room: Multipurpose Room - Skyline Hills
Description of Event
This is a public forum held by the City of San Diego. This event informs the public of our current Underground Utilities Program (UUP) and answers any inquiries or concerns regarding the project....
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.

Toastmasters

December 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Seminar (B only)
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Career, Community Engagement, Educational, Performing Arts, Wellness
Event Details:
Toastmasters is an organization that operates clubs worldwide for the purpose of helping members improve their communication, public speaking, and leadership skills....
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.

Building Blocks Story time

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Storytime Circle - Point Loma
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Please join us for a special kind of Story time.  Using techniques from the Mind in the Making workshops, explore with us all the benefits of making children more aware in many different areas of their development. Building blocks ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Pajama Storytime

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Tierrasanta Library
Library Branch: Tierrasanta Library
Room: Community Room - Tierrasanta
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Children and their families are invited to join us for stories and songs on Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m. Feel free to come dressed in your pajamas! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

PJ Storytime

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Play Area - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Get ready to “Shake Your Sillies Out” with Ms. Liz.Enjoy stories, fingerplays, and songs selected for toddlers and preschoolers. Shhhh! Don’t tell them we’re getting them ready for kindergarten. The focus is on FUN!PJ’s admired, but not required.&nbs...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Pajamas Storytime

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
Put on your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal, and join us for stories and songs. Stay to play quiet games after storytime. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mindfulness & Meditation

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Aryn Rannazzisi leads a gentle paced class combining breath work and postures (asanas) to promote strength, flexibility and balance. This all-level class will include inversions, back bends and sun salutations. Please bring a mat or large towel and a...
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.

Evening Book Club

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Great books! Great conversations! Join us this evening as we discuss Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak.The Evening Book Club meets the third Wednesday evening of each month. A limited number of copies of each month's selected title w...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Teen Book Club

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
7th-12th graders are welcome. This month's selection is The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner.  "The son of a Pentecostal preacher faces his personal demons as he and his two outcast friends try to make it through their senior year of high scho...
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.

Crafts for Grown Ups! (Registration Required)

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
North Park Library
Registration
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
DIY Vintage-Inspired Bell Jar Ornament: Turn a classic party cup into an amazing winter wonderland! Registration limited to 15 people. ...

Parenting Class

December 19, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Multi-Media Room
Description of Event
Parenting Class ...
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.

Qi Gong: Recharging Body & Mind

December 19, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
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, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Qi Gong (Chi Gong) is a simple preventative health method of relaxing and harmonizing the body. These gentle exercises are suitable for any age and health condition....

REACH / CALMA Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer's Caregiver Health

December 19, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Seminar Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Description of Event
Reach2Caregivers/CALMA is a FREE educational series offered to family caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Reach2Caregivers can help you learn more about memory loss, Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia, find helpful ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 19, 2019
9:45am - 10:15am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime, led by professional storyteller, Marilyn McPhie....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 19, 2019
9:45am - 10:30am
Tierrasanta Library
Library Branch: Tierrasanta Library
Room: Community Room - Tierrasanta
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Please join us with your young ones for Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 9:45 a.m. Songs, stories, movement, and fun! ...
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.

Preschool Storytime

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Storytime with music, finger plays, rhymes, and more....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

STORYTIME

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
We bring the stories to life by involving the children on many levels.  There are thematic props, songs and games which allow the children to have as much fun as possible.  Your children will have a wonderful experience and want to keep com...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

CANCELED: Tai Chi in the Courtyard

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Courtyard (1st Floor) - Central
Age Group: All Ages, Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
*This program has been canceled.*Stay happy and healthy at the Central Library with free health and wellness events. Join us in the 1st floor Garden Courtyard for Tai Chi. No registration required, all ages welcome. This event is sponsored by the Jam...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

e-reader clinic

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Bring in your eReader, tablet or smartphone and our staff will guide you in downloading SDPL's free eBooks and eAudiobooks.  Every Thursday....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

S.T.E.A.M.works: The Puppet Musical

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
In S.T.E.A.M.works: The Puppet Musical, whiz kids Max & Julie create competing entries in an effort to win a trip to Space Camp as part of the "Build a Better World Science Fair." Rap & Hip-Hop are a metaphor for STEM knowledge...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Tai Chi Class

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Improve your balance and mobility with slow, controlled movement. For ages 60+....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Internet Tutoring

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Drop in, free tutoring for adults with internet questions.Meet Library Volunteer, Alvan, at the public computers closest to the Circulation Desk....
This event is in the "All Ages" 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.

San Diego People of Color Quilt Guild

December 19, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Music Room - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: All Ages, Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Our Guild's goal is to promote interest in all forms of quilting and textile art and to provide a forum for the continuation of the tradition of quilting as an art and as a method of recording history and story-telling within the community. Join us....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Kids Jamboree

December 19, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Delightful program of music and movement for preschool age kids and their caregivers....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Chinese Language Preschool Storytime with Ms. Mei

December 19, 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: Educational
Event Details:
Join Ms. Mei for a thrilling Chinese language storytime ride!  Preschoolers will be treated to tales told with gusto and will have the opportunity to sing with other children in the storytime group!...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

English Storytime

December 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Stories and songs introduce early literacy skills in young children. This year Miss Stacy will be focusing on the alphabet, so look for fun letter-themed storytimes throughout the year!...