Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

September 16, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Homework Center - San Carlos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

September 16, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Seminar Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

September 16, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Children's Area - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...
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.

Drama Games - Fall Session

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Performing Arts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Join in the fun of performance at Drama Games Fall Session, where 6-10 year olds will enjoy learning some basic skills of the performing arts. Participants will have fun as they learn about memorizing lines, working together, s...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Kid Code: Hopscotch

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Discovery Corner - Denny Sanford Children's Library
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Interested in learning computer code but are confused where to start? Join us in exploring kid friendly coding programs that will help kids to better understand what coding is and what it can do. Ages 8-12.     ...

HEALTH, WELLNESS and MOVEMENT for ACTIVE OLDER ADULTS

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Description of Event
In this program from the San Diego Community College Emeritus Program, a health discussion is followed by low impact physical activity: standing exercises, total body movements, balance and coordination. Please wear appropriate clothing and shoes. ...
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.

Jammin' @ the Library: Guitar Instruction

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Mary Hollis Clark Conference Center
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Jammin’ @ the Library program offers free beginning guitar instruction for teens and adults at the San Diego Public Library’s Central Library in a series of group lessons.  The program is for ages 12 and up. We meet at the Central Library Monday...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Topics and Tea

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Meeting Room 222 - Central
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Join us as we sip refreshments and have open discussions about hot topics, current events and world issues throughout history. Together we will create new bonds, set goals and strengthen and empower one another for greatness! For ages 12-18 years ...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Technology for Older Adults

September 16, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Classes are free.  Enroll anytime in class.  San Diego Continuing Education will help you better use technology to communicate with others.  Beginning with the basics,  you will build your understanding of technology in a discussi...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Arts and Crafts

September 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Come Join the Mira Mesa Library for Arts and crafts for children 5 and up.  No registration needed and Materials are provided....
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.

Lego Club at the Library

September 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Build your LEGO masterpiece!  Create something fun and wonderful with Legos!  Can you make a Lego heart, a flower, a shamrock, a rainbow, a ship, a book...?  Join us on Mondays and find out how!  We supply the LEGO'...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Game Day Monday!

September 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Room: Multipurpose Room - Skyline Hills
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Come play the Wii with us! We have tons of your favorite games:Mario Kart, Super Smash Brothers Brawl and many more!  All supplies and accessories are provided, but feel free to bring your own games and controllers. Chil...
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.

Homework Help

September 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:45pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Area - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Homework help for students in grades K-12. Drop in, no registration required. Our volunteers will help you with your homework assignments and most school subjects!Homework Help is not scheduled when school is not in session on the following...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Paws to Read

September 16, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Children's Story Theater - North University
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Therapy dogs provided by Love on a Leash (Central San Diego Chapter) foster a supportive environment for emerging readers....
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.

Yoga en Español

September 16, 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....

Mira Mesa Community Plan Update subcommittee

September 16, 2019
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Event Details:
The Mira Mesa Community Plan Update subcommittee meets on the third Monday of every month at 5:30pm before the Planning Group meeting which starts at 7pm, with two exceptions: no meetings in July and December...
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.

Swing Dance Under the Dome

September 16, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Qualcomm Dome Terrace
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Swing dance on the Library Rooftop!  San Diego’s premiere swing dance instructors from Swing Dancing San Diego will lead a free introductory lesson and host a rooftop dance under the Dome! Great fun, great music – and exercise at the same time!&...
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.

Picture This: BlacKkKlansman

September 16, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Films
Event Details:
Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events. R | 2h 15...

Mira Mesa Community Planning Group

September 16, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Event Details:
The Mira Mesa Community Planning Group meets on the third Monday of every month, with two exceptions: no meetings in July and December...
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.

Spanish Storytime

September 16, 2019
10:00pm - 11:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, En Español
Event Details:
Come join us for some fun stories and crafts at our Spanish Storytime, happening every first and third Mondays at 10am! ...
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 17, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Hullabaloo - Baby-Toddler Woodstock

September 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Room: Park Area - Kensington
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Performing Arts
Event Details:
Hullabaloo - fun music event for babies/toddlers.  Do your little ones like to wiggle and shake and laugh and sing?  Then this is for you!!!  Bring a blanket if you like – the event is held in the park adjacent to the library....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Books to a Beat--Babies and toddlers learning hour

September 17, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
A loosely structured program of play, music, stories, and songs to encourage your baby's growth and discovery of the world around them. Babies and toddler from 0-4 years of age & their caregivers welcomed to join us for a fun learning experience....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Story Time

September 17, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Fun preschool stories & songs with Miss Joyce with a simple craft afterwards.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Qigong

September 17, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
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:
Qigong is an ancient Chinese practice that focuses on deep breathing, gentle movements and stretching through fun, easy-to-learn exercises that promote vitality, improved balance, a stronger immune system, and better circulation.  This class cov...

Sumi-e Brush Painting

September 17, 2019
11:30am - 2:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Description of Event
Learn Japanese brush painting (sumi-e), develop zenga and spontaneity with flowers, animals, and landscapes. Develop an awareness of line, color, shape and form. Individual instruction guided at a pace compatible with your personal inclination. A rel...
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.

Piano Class Fall 2019

September 17, 2019
11:30am - 4:00pm
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: Educational, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Explore your musical talent through learning the fundamentals of piano techniques. Keyboards will be provided. For seniors (+55) and Adults (+18) welcome. Free class, enroll anytime in class. Beginner 1 (No experience): 11:30am-1:00pm Beginner 2 ...