Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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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 17, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
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 17, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
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 17, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm
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 "All Ages" group.

Beginner Chess Club

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Have you always wanted to learn how to play chess or improve your skills?If you have never played before, or are a beginner that needs someone to practice with, join us for some friendly competition!All ages and skill levels welcome!...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

LEGO PLAY LAB

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Learn, play, and create with LEGOs! Children can build with LEGOs and display their creations in the 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.

One Book One San Diego Craft Time

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Featured, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Come celebrate One Book, One San Diego selection, "Dreamers" by Yuyi Morales with our after-school craft time. Let's make a dream catcher and enjoy Mexican snacks and hot chocolate. ...
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.

Pop-Up Crafts

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Create an easy craft to take home.  Drop in anytime between 3:30-4:30pm.  There is a different craft each week.  For families and children ages 3-12. ...
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

September 17, 2019
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 "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Crochet Fun

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Round Tables - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Learn how to crochet!  If you already know how, bring your project, hang out with other crocheters, and get answers to your questions.  Ages 6 and up.   ...
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.

Design Your Own Jewelry: A 3D Design Workshop

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Design and print your own jewelry in 3D and get expert guidance in making your own creation! Create and take home your very own pendant necklace or earrings. All materials provided. Free & for all ages.   ...
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.

Video Game Challenge

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Seminar Room 1 - Logan Heights
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Come have some fun and play video games!We usually play Super Smash Brothers Ultimate but we have others as well....
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.

Afternoon Storytime

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Ms. Linda will entertain you with stories and songs....
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Kids’ Yoga + Stories

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Stories can really get you moving!  This storytime helps kids unwind with books, stretches, music and props.  Please bring a mat or towel.  Ages 3-8.  Every Tuesday.  ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

BEDTIME MATH CRAZY 8

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Featured, Educational, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s, where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess...It's a totally NEW kind of math club.  Sign up at the front desk.  For Grades 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Crafts for Kids

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Children's Storytime Nook - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Stretch your imagination and discover the artist within you've always known existed! Create fabulous crafts! In this program, get detailed instructions on how to make a craft you'll be able to take home! We provide the supplies!...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

DIY 4 Teens

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Teen Center - Study Tables (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Come and create at the library! Experiment with new materials to make art, design a project, or craft something new! All levels of ability and creativity are encouraged. Ages 12-18. ...

One For Each Other/Uno para el Otro

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Mountain View/Beckwourth Library
Library Branch: Mountain View/Beckwourth Library
Room: Community Room - Mountain View/Beckwourth
Description of Event
Group in English y Español Presenter ,Presentador Martin Arias From the Care Center A safe space to share and learn from each other's experiences. ...
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.

Silhouette Studio

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Take your love of arts and crafts into the modern age with the incorporation of Computer Aided Design using Silhouette Studio and the Cameo3 cutter. Create unique crafts from vinyl decals, glass etching stencils, or heat transferred designs to make a...

MTS Proposed Iris Rapid Service Public Meeting

September 17, 2019
4:30pm - 7:45pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Seminar Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Description of Event
MTS will be presenting a public meeting aimed at getting feedback from community members about an upcoming transit project involving the Iris Ave Trolley and Rapid Station. ...
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.

Content Creation with FOSS

September 17, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Innovation Lab (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, IDEA Labs/Makerspaces, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Learn about FOSS (Free and Open-Source Software) and participate in PBL (Project Based Learning) during Content Creation with FOSS. In this series, learn how to use FOSS to create a music video for the Innovation Lab using Kdenlive, Blender, Aud...
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 Playtime

September 17, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
By building with LEGO blocks and DUPLO bricks, kids can learn by exploring with new ideas, sharing concepts and strategies with other attendees, and simply letting their imaginations run wild.   Each creation is put on display in the librar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Needlework Arts

September 17, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
All are welcome to attend! Bring your needlework (crochet, knitting, needlepoint, etc.) and spend some time working along with like-minded folks. Fun and informal!...

College Planning Workshop

September 17, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Description of Event
College Planning Workshop ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Scrabble

September 17, 2019
5:00pm - 7:45pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Event Details:
Join us for board game fun! Meet friends while playing Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, Bingo, Monopoly 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.
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Sharp Healthcare Workshop, Wellness
Event Details:
Suicide is not only a mental health problem, but also a public health crisis. Nearly 47,000 suicides occurred in the United States in 2017 – more than twice the number of homicides – making suicide the 10th leading cause of death. Workshop attendees ...
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.

Voices of San Diego: Community Presentation

September 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Curious how your neighborhood school stacks up against others in the area? Want to get involved at your child’s school but don’t know how? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then you need A Parent’s Guide to Public Schools. Join Voic...
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.

Writer's Workshop Fall 2019

September 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:45pm
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, Literature
Event Details:
Join a community of writers (beginning-advanced level) and learn techniques for writing autobiographies, fiction, and non-fiction reports. Designed to meet the interests of older adults in writing short stories, poetry, and articles for publication o...