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This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
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Yoga en Español

October 18, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, En Español, Wellness
Event Details:
Hatha Yoga con rutinas yóguicas para el control de la respiración, y prácticas de meditación para mejorar  la salud física, emocional, mental y espiritual....
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 Coloring Club

October 18, 2019
4:45pm - 6:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Coloring for stress relief?  You Betcha.  Join us at the Adult Coloring Club.  Light refrshments....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

TONGUES UNTIED: 30th Anniversary Screening

October 18, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Films, LGBTQIA, One Book, One San Diego
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 72
Event Details:
Join us for a 30th anniversary screening of the ground-breaking film Tongues Untied by late filmmaker Marlon Riggs. Cornelius Moore, California Newsreel co-director and colleague of Riggs' who was involved in the film's production and ...
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.

Arts & Crafts for Kids

All Day
University Heights Library
Library Branch: University Heights Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Let's get creative!  Color, paint, draw, and create a variety of fun and easy art and craft projects!  Held every Saturday. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Meditation

October 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
According to the Mayo Clinic, "If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace." Every Saturday except the 1st Saturday of the month....
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.

Knitting Circle

October 19, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Join our knitting circle for a fun and social knitting experience. Bring your knitting and share stories and knitting tips. ...
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.

Ikebana Exhibition

October 19, 2019
9:30am - 6:00pm
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: Art, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Make a beautiful flower arrangement to take home! Classes are taught by master artist Jackie Zhang of the Ohara School of Ikebana. Contact Jackie Zhang directly at jzhana@hotmail.com to sign up. Registration for the class is required at least thr...
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.

Ikebana Exhibition

October 19, 2019
9:30am - 6:00pm
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: Art, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Make a beautiful flower arrangement to take home! Classes are taught by master artist Jackie Zhang of the Ohara School of Ikebana. Contact Jackie Zhang directly at jzhana@hotmail.com to sign up. Registration for the class is required at least thr...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Chinese Storytime

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Area - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Pre-schoolers will enjoy this Chinese Language Storytime, with stories and songs in Chinese.All are welcome!...
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.

Ancestry Library Database Class

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Rancho Bernardo Library
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Main Area - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Discover the history of you at the library! Learn how to use the Ancestry Library database and find out more about your family tree. Ancestry Library has resources for genealogical and historical research with more than 1.5 billion names in 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.

Book Discussion Group - read and discuss a variety of genres and topics

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Room: Adult Area - Kensington
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Gain insight into books by group discussions.  Facilitated by Kathi Diamant.To find out the books we'll be reading each month come in and get a book mark listing the titles.  Books will be available to check out here at the Kensington-Norma...
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.
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.

Gardening Exchange

October 19, 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...
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.

One Book for Kids with Girl Scouts San Diego in City Heights

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: One Book, One San Diego
Event Details:
Join KPBS and Girl Scouts San Diego for a special workshop around the 2019 One Book for Kids selection, "Dreamers" by Yuyi Morales. This beautifully illustrated picture book is a timeless tale of family. It celebrates what...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Painting Party

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Come join the Painting Party!Learn some basic painting techniques and create a different masterpiece at each session!Recommended for ages 7-12, but also a great family program! ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Saya - Wind Instruments

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Carmel Valley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Performing Arts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
High school students give free music lessons to children. There will be openings for 3 FLUTE Students and 2 TRUMPET Students. Students must supply their own instruments as they are not provided. PLEASE SPECIFY THE INSTRUMENT YOU ARE REGISTERING FOR I...
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.

Meditación en Español

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, En Español, Wellness
Event Details:
Prácticas de meditación para disminuir la presión, el estrés y mejorar la salud total. ...
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.

Knitting Circle: Saturday

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Knit our community together, while we either learn how to knit or work on our own projects.  Please bring yarn, needles, your project, and come ready to knit with Eileen Adler.  This programs repeats on the 3rd Saturday of each month, as we...
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.

Sewing for Beginners

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Registration
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
This is an Introduction to Sewing with machines provided and all necessary materials.  This is suitable for ages 9 and up.  Registration is required as there are limited sewing machines. ...
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.

Chinese Language Book Club

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
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, Literature
Event Details:
Chinese Language Book Club (Book Scent) held on the third Saturday of every month....
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.

Zumba

October 19, 2019
10:15am - 11:15am
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Join the Zumba craze! Find out what makes this fun workout such a hit. A towel and bottled water are recommended for our Zumba sessions. ...

Baby/Toddler Storytime

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Event Details:
Bring in your baby or toddler for a storytime that will help develop communication skills through storybooks and songs.  ...
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.

Button Making

October 19, 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!...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Paws for Reading

October 19, 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...
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.
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.

Paws to Read with Love on a Leash

October 19, 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!...

ADMIT ONE: SAT Prep

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 3:00pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Room: Multipurpose Room - Skyline Hills
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...
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.

Ruff Readers with Ms. Christine and Gertie

October 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: San Salvador Clubhouse
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
We are excited to once again have a “reading to children program” here at the Point Loma Library. We welcome Ruff Readers with Ms. Christine and Gertie to our library. Gertie is a Pug who is very sweet and fun. She especially enjoys children who like...