Upcoming Events

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DYH@L: Sharpen Your Skills

July 22, 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)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us this summer as we try to prevent the “Summer Slide” and help students build their Math and Reading skills. Students are assessed to see where they need assistance, then given specific activities to help them practice and learn. Registration n...

HEALTH, WELLNESS and MOVEMENT for ACTIVE OLDER ADULTS

July 22, 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. ...

Jammin' @ the Library: Guitar Instruction

July 22, 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...

Family Flix: Dumbo

July 22, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Join us for family-friendly movies and snacks, courtesy of the Friends of the Central Library.  This film is rated PG.  For ages 6-12. ...

Arts and Crafts

July 22, 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....

Lego Club at the Library

July 22, 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, 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!  [Pre-K - 6th Grade]...

Reading Buddies

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join us each Monday as teen volunteers read with kids.  An easy way to build reading skills and interact with a positive teen role model. First-come, first–serve, no registration needed. ...

Game Day!

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
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:classic Mario Kart, Dance Dance Revolution and many more!  All supplies and accessories are provided, but feel free to bring your own games and controllers. We also have bo...

Sharp Health Workshop: Stroke Prevention

July 22, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
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: Sharp Healthcare Workshop
Event Details:
Attend a free health workshop to learn about stroke symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options. A stroke program nurse manger will explain risk factors and lifestyle changes that can help you prevent a stroke. You will also have time to ask questions....

Yoga en Español

July 22, 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....

Swing Dance Under the Dome with Live Music

July 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Qualcomm Dome Terrace
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!&...

Picture This: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

July 22, 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: Films, Literature
Event Details:
When Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy, in an Academy-Award nominated performance) falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art to deception. R | 1h 46min | Biography, Comedy, Crime | 2018 ...

Spanish KinderCamp

July 23, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Logan Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Featured, Educational, En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
¡ Prepare a su hijo para su primer día de escuela! ¡ Este verano es el momento perfecto para que su hijo se prepare para el kindergarten! KinderCamp ofrece una variedad de lecciones y actividades que se centran en el desarrollo académico de un niño, ...

Summer Play (Ages 9-12)

July 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Teen Center- Game Room (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Event Details:
Are you 9-12 and always wondered what it was like in the Teen Center Game Room? From June 17th- August 13th we invite you to find out and join us for Summer Play. Come try out some of our E rated games and get to know our space....

Cover Letters and Thank You Letters Workshop

July 23, 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
Event Details:
Often overlooked, cover letters are a critical element to job search success. Identify what employers want to know about you before inviting you to an interview, then explore the steps to impressive and attention-getting cover letters. ...

Hullabaloo - Baby-Toddler Woodstock

July 23, 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. ...

Toddler Storytime today

July 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Active little ones and their caregivers will have fun singing songs, dancing and reading while laying the foundation for future reading success. ...

Baby and Toddler Jamboree

July 23, 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 toddlers from 0-4 years of age & their caregivers welcomed to join us for a fun learning experience...

Preschool Storytime

July 23, 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:
Enjoy a fun storytime with Miss Joyce, then create a creative craft.  ...

Qigong

July 23, 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...

Life in Stories

July 23, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Have you ever thought about writing a memoir?  Or have you already started your memoir but could use input from others? If so, please join the supportive group of memoirists who discuss a weekly topic, share their writings and offer critiques an...

SAT Practice Exam with Colleged

July 23, 2019
11:30am - 2:30pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Event Details:
Join us for a series of free SAT Practice Tests and Review Sessions with Colleged. Click here to register.Week 1:Tuesday, July 9 @ 11:30am-2:30pm - Practice TestWednesday, July 10 @ 11:30am-12:30pm - Review SessionWeek 2:Tuesday, July 16 @ 11:30am-2:...

Mental Health First Aid Class (Adult Spanish)

July 23, 2019
11:30am - 3:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Description of Event
A class to teach persons to become mental health first aid responders to assist persons experiencing a mental health crisis until professional assistance arrives....

Mindful Meditation with Merry

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
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Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Bill & Marcia Collins Community Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
Come and participate in formal guided meditation and learn how to be more present in your life. ...

Summer Lunch Program

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Discovery Corner - Denny Sanford Children's Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Join us for a hot, nutritious lunch for all children ages 17 and under.  No registration required.  Sponsored by San Diego Unified School District and the USDA....

Summer Lunches

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Performing Arts Center & Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Event Details:
Free lunches by San Diego Unified School District....

Free Lunch Program

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Event Details:
Summer should be fun, carefree, and exciting for all kids. But for too many San Diego children, the end of the school year can sadly also mean hunger. Summer means the free and reduced price meals kids depend on throughout the year are gone, and many...