Upcoming Events

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Age
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This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Painting Party

September 28, 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

September 28, 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 "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.

Computers 2 San Diego Kids

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Seminar Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
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
Event Details:
Do you need a computer but can't afford to buy one?  Sign-up for the C2SDK seminar where you will learn how to qualify and apply for a computer.  Registration required....
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.

Computers 2 San Diego Kids

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Families attend training class then receive a basic desktop computer at no cost. To sign up please call the Logan Heights Branch Library for registration at (619) 533-3968....
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.

Computers 2 SD Kids

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Parents, sign up for this introductory computer class for the chance to qualify for a free computer from Computers 2 SD Kids. Sign-ups begin on the first day of the month at the circulation desk....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Computers 2 SD Kids

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Registration
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Low income families can take a computer class and qualify for a free computer.  Please visit the website of Computers 2 SD Kids for more information and to see if you qualify.  Space is limited, sign up is required.  Please arrive on 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.

Parenting Class

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
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, Older Adults
Event Details:
A safe space to learn and share each other experiences, and to find resources and answers. To register text or email: 619 787 0807 maty@assertivefamilysolutions.org WWW.ASSERTIVEFAMILYSOLUTIONS.ORG ...
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

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Seminar Room (A-B) - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: 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 "All Ages" group.

Banned Books Read In

September 28, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Lobby - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
Join us as we celebrate the Freedom to Read.  At the top of each hour come listen to a selection from a banned book, or join in and read aloud to your community. ...
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

September 28, 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. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby/Toddler Storytime

September 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime with Mr. Luan

September 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join Mr. Luan as he takes toddlers on an interactive storytime ride using felt boards, fingerplays, songs, maybe some puppets, and a lively book or two!...
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

September 28, 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

September 28, 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 "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Zentangle - easy-to-learn relaxing method of drawing beautiful images from structured patterns

September 28, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Kensington
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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 in a state of well being – healing art.  Limited to 15 - please register online. ...

ADMIT ONE: SAT Pre-Test

September 28, 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.

Arts & Crafts

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Explore your child's  artistic side and create something fun and unique to bring home.   Join us every Saturday, all supplies 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.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Make your own Picture Frame

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Main Area - North Clairemont
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Stop by the library to make a frame using popsicle sticks to frame the cute picture you took on the 1st day of school. ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

SAYA - PIANO & STRING INSTRUMENTS

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
High school students give free music lessons to children. There will be openings for 4 PIANO students and 5 VIOLIN students. Students must supply their own instruments as they are not provided. Piano will be provided. PLEASE SPECIFY THE INS...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Signing Storytime

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Sign language fun for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers with Ms. Jennifer Duncan!Come learn some simple signs and songs at this fun weekly event!...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Lego Builders Club

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Kids make Lego creations. Be creative and have fun! No sign-up needed. Appropriate for ages 3 to 8 years. ...
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.

Villa Musica Adult Guitar Class

September 28, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Free guitar classes at the Logan Heights Branch Library! Applications available the front desk two weeks prior the start of classes. Please return applications before the classes begin. Adult Group Guitar (ages 13+) from 11:30a...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

ARTS & CRAFTS

September 28, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Children's Area - College-Rolando
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers and paints ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Julius Shulman: Modern San Diego - Opening Reception

September 28, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Art Gallery - Central
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Featured, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Recognized for his work in Los Angeles and Palm Springs, it is not widely known that between 1934 and 2007, architectural photographer Julius Shulman (1910 – 2009) shot over 200 projects in San Diego. His clients were architects, publishers, construc...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Villa Musica Youth Guitar Classes

September 28, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Free guitar classes at the Logan Heights Branch Library! Applications available the front desk two weeks prior the start of classes. Please return applications before the classes begin. Youth Group Guitar (ages 7-12) from 12:30pm - 1:30pm. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Accordion Club

September 28, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performing Arts
Event Details:
The Accordion Club meets at the University Community Branch Library on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month for rehearsal. The public is invited to come and watch as they play!...