Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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Japanese Painting Class

June 3, 2020
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Event Details:
Painting Japanese brush style with beautiful tones of Sumi - ink •Instruction is focused for age 55+;  adults 18 and over welcome •Classes are free •Enroll anytime in class   Art Supplies list will be provided to students whe...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Paws for Reading

June 3, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Snook's Nook Storytime Area
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Paws for Reading is a program that allows children (K - 4th grade) to read aloud to a therapy dog in order to improve reading and communication skills. ...
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.

Craft Time

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Children's Area - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Fun and simple crafts for children 3 years & up. Younger children may require parental assistance. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Goodnight Moon Pajama Story Time

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Mira Mesa Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Children's Area - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings for stories and a relaxing time with “furry friends” (stuffed animals). Show up in your pajamas! At 6:00 pm in the Children’s Story Time Area! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Summer Reading Program: Pacific Animal Productions

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Mira Mesa Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:
Join us for a Learning Safari: Digging Deep in Animal Locomotion.  Learn about Fossorial Animals, As well as Saltatoial and scansorial creatures.  Don't know what those mean?  Join us to find out...and meet lots of cute animals up clos...
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.

Literary Book Club: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clairemont Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Clairemont Library's Literary Book Club is a group of friendly readers who enjoy discussing some of the latest books. The group has chosen a one book per month to read and talk about. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Summer Reading Program Kick-Off with The Arty Loon Show!

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performing Arts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Arty Loon's magic and zany antics are sure to get you laughing and clapping. His exciting show is kicking-off our 2020 Summer Reading Program:  "DIG DEEPER: READ, INVESTIGATE, DISCOVER!" at the San Ysidro Library!&n...
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.

Academic Enrichment

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mira Mesa Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Teen Area - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This program is designed to help students 1st-12th grade with their academic skills in math, reading, writing, and science. No registration required.   ...
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.

Ballet Folklorico

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement
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.

Vegan Cooking 101

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Registration
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Veggie Sushi Party: Learn special techniques for cooking sushi rice, how to prepare veggie fillings and seafood substitutes, then learn techniques for rolling perfect sushi and recipes for great dipping sauces.  This hands-on culinary la...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Pajamas Storytime

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
Put on your pajamas, grab your favorite stuffed animal, and join us for stories and songs. Stay to play quiet games after storytime. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

PJ Storytime

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Cancelled
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Play Area - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Get ready to “Shake Your Sillies Out” with Ms. Liz. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, and songs selected for toddlers and preschoolers. Shhhh! Don’t tell them we’re getting them ready for kindergarten. The focus is on FUN! PJ’s admired, but not requi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mindfulness & Meditation

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Aryn Rannazzisi leads a gentle paced class combining breath work and postures (asanas) to promote strength, flexibility and balance. This all-level class will include inversions, back bends and sun salutations. Please bring a mat or large towel and a...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Sunset Story Time

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clairemont Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Join us for Sunset Storytime! Bring a blanket and settle into the evening with songs, games, and stories at our Sunset Storytime. All families are encouraged to attend!   ...
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.

Book Group

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Cancelled
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: Literature
Event Details:
The PB Book Discussion group meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month.  Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk for check-out.    ...

San Carlos Area Council

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
San Carlos Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Event Details:
Interested in what is going on around San Carlos?  Come to the San Carlos Area Council Meeting and listen to the topics that affect the community.  Meetings include updates from local and state officials and special presentations.  Mee...
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.

Qi Gong: Recharging Body & Mind

June 4, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
La Jolla/Riford Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Qi Gong (Chi Gong) is a simple preventative health method of relaxing and harmonizing the body. These gentle exercises are suitable for any age and health condition. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 4, 2020
9:45am - 10:15am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Cancelled
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime, led by professional storyteller, Marilyn McPhie. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 4, 2020
9:45am - 10:15am
Tierrasanta Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Tierrasanta Library
Room: Community Room - Tierrasanta
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Please join us with your young ones for Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 9:45 a.m. Songs, stories, movement, and fun! ...
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

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Event Details:
Storytime with music, finger plays, rhymes, and more. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

STORYTIME

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Ocean Beach Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
We bring the stories to life by involving the children on many levels.  There are thematic props, songs and games which allow the children to have as much fun as possible.  Your children will have a wonderful experience and want to keep com...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

eReader Clinic

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
San Carlos Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Event Details:
Bring in your eReader, tablet or smartphone and our staff will guide you in downloading SDPL's free eBooks and eAudiobooks.  Every Thursday. ...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Tai Chi Class

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Linda Vista Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Improve your balance and mobility with slow, controlled movement. For ages 60+. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mission Hills Book Group

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Study Room 3 - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join this group of friendly, intelligent readers and discuss a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction across all genres. The Mission Hills Book Group meets the first Thursday of each month at 10:00 am. New members and guests are always welcome. A ...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Fun and Games for 50 Plus

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Come socialize, play your favorite games or, on select days, try your hand at a craft. We will offer a variety of games such as chess, checkers, Mahjong, Scrabble, Yahtzee, party bridge, cribbag and more. ...