Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

SIGNS AT PLAY - BABY SIGNING STORYTIME

February 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
· Find out what’s going on in your baby’s mind by teaching him/her to sign. · Strengthen your bond with baby. · Lessen frustration brought on by miscommunication by giving baby a way to tell you what he/she wants. · A gre...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Drop In & Play for Babies & Toddlers

February 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Enjoy playtime with babies and toddlers in a relaxed atmosphere at the library while getting to know other families in the community.  [Babies – 5 yrs.] ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Story Time

February 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us for songs, games, and stories at Preschool Storytime. Children and their chaperones are invited to stay and play after storytime!  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Story and Play time

February 28, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Children's Area - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Event Details:
Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime will all be found at this energetic and engaging storytime. Make new friends, hear a story and spend quality time with the preschooler in your life— at the library!   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Yoga Storytime

February 28, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Certified yoga instructor Miss Aryn combines simple yoga poses, stories and songs in a fun hour that encourages relaxation and gentle bonding. Please bring your own towel or yoga mat. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Fitness Fun

February 28, 2020
11:15am - 12:15pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Have a fun, varied workout using a mixture of light aerobics including dance steps, chair aerobics, toning with weights and bands, standing leg exercises, balance work, and cool-down stretches. **Brought to you by the Friends of the Allied Gardens/Be...
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!

February 28, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
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: Featured, Educational, Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Join Mr. B for a super fun and energetic journey through children's literature. Filled with interactive stories, songs, dancing, games, bubbles, and more! ...
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.

AARP Tax Assistance

February 28, 2020
11:30am - 3:30pm
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: Community Engagement
Event Details:
The AARP will be providing free tax help for taxpayers with low to moderate income on Fridays, February 7 - April 10. Taxpayer clients may come in on any Friday, between February 7 - April 10, and sign in on the sheet fo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

FREE Tax Preparation with AARP

February 28, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Stop by for FREE Tax Preparation help.  Generously provided by AARP.  This free tax preparation service gives special attention to taxpayers over the age of 60 but is also open to taxpayers of all ages with low and moderate incomes. Mondays...
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.

Community Yoga

February 28, 2020
12:45pm - 1:45pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
We’ve brought the yoga studio to our community! Enjoy all levels of Yoga with Rebecca: *$5 donation *Bring a yoga mat and water *Wear comfortable clothing *Be prepared to remove your shoes *Ages 14 and older Scheduled on Wednesdays and...
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.

Writing Class

February 28, 2020
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Learn fundamental and techniques for writing kids’ picture books, chapter books and young adult novels....
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.

Downtown Chess

February 28, 2020
1:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Lobby - Central
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: Art, Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Are you the next Judith Polgar? Do you have what it takes to dethrone Magnus Carlsen? Come and join us every Friday and be part of the biggest casual chess club in San Diego. Downtown Chess meets every Friday from 1:30-5:30 at the new Central library...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Abandoned San Diego - Jessica Johnson

February 28, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Abandoned San Diego is a trip back in time, visiting nineteen sites that are in some level of deterioration, but still offer a glimpse into a different period in San Diego's past.   Along the way, we will take a richly illustrated journey 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.

Pick A Flick: Black History Month

February 28, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Vote to select which classic film honoring Black History Month we'll show on our big screen on Friday, February 28th at 2pm!  You can vote by 2/14 in-person at the Circulation Desk or online on our Facebook poll.  Select...
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

February 28, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Union Bank Homework Center (2nd Floor)
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 "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Artist Spotlight for Kids: Romare Bearden

February 28, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Children's Area - University Community
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Monthly program where we enjoy the work of an artist and create a piece of art inspired by their work. Designed for ages 7 and up. Please call 858-552-1655 to RSVP.   ...
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.

Wii B' Gamin' Xbox 360

February 28, 2020
2:30pm - 5:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Event Details:
Join Mr. Chris as we game using X-box and Wii formats. Monthly competitions with prizes as well! ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Puppetry Fridays: Puppetry Workshop

February 28, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Featured, Educational, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Join us every Friday in February 2020 to celebrate the art of puppetry!  Presented by the San Diego Guild of Puppetry, each Friday will be a different program, all free and for ages 7-12 years.   Today will be a Puppetry Workshop...
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.

Tech Fridays

February 28, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Need help setting up that new tablet? Got stuck on borrowing an eBook? Bring your questions and devices to the Clairemont Library. Help provided for laptops, smartphones, and tablets. ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Video Game Fridays

February 28, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Community Room - University Community
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Video Game Fridays - Come play video games on the Nintendo Switch with your friends....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Lego Builders

February 28, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Do you have what it takes to be a Lego Builder?  Join us for open Lego time on Friday afternoons and let your creativity flow. ...
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 and Crafts for preK – 6th Graders

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
The program is designed for PreK – 6th graders and is limited to 30 participants. No registration required. ...
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.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Lego Builders Club

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Event Details:
Join us for Lego Builders Club and build your own creation to display in our library. ...
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 Time

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Kids: build, build, BUILD to your heart's content! Our LEGOS can't wait to meet you! Skyscrapers, automobiles, airplanes, spaceships: create these and more! Learn basic building science while having loads of fun! ...
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.

Chess Club

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Wavy Tables - 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: Educational
Event Details:
All levels of Chess experience are welcome - beginners to advanced. If you don't know how to play chess, you can learn at Chess Club! All ages, children and adults! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Drop-In eCollection Support

February 28, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Bring your eReader and receive support and guidance on how to use the library's eCollection. Assistance provided on a first-come, first-served basis. ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Teen Council Meeting

February 28, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Frank Lenfesty Seminar Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Want to get involved in what happens at your library? Join us to plan displays, programming, book clubs, etc., and help make them happen. A great opportunity to make an impact in your community! For teens age 12-18.  ...