Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

After-School Board Game Time

July 23, 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: Art
Event Details:
Kids can develop their artistic skills while enjoying a fun craft time....

Beginner Chess Club

July 23, 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!...

Button Making for Kids

July 23, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
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), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Design your own pinback buttons to keep or give to friends and family! This is easy, creative crafting at its best. Free and all supplies provided. For ages 5 and up. ...

LEGO PLAY LAB

July 23, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Children's Area - 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. ...

Chess Club

July 23, 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!...

Video Game Challenge

July 23, 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....

Afternoon Storytime

July 23, 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....

Kids’ Yoga + Stories

July 23, 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!  An elementary teacher/yoga instructor helps kids unwind with a storytime that incorporates books, songs, scarves and movement.  Please bring a mat or towel.  Ages 3-8.  Every Tuesday. ...

Crafts for Kids

July 23, 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!...

Fun Science with the Fleet! - Summer Reading Program

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Science/STEAM, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center will be here to demonstrate fun and unique science!...

3D Printing Workshop

July 23, 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: Educational
Event Details:
Curious about how 3D printing works? Interested in learning Computer Aided Design? Well then drop in at one of our fun programs where we use a variety of Computer Aided Design software from: Autodesk 123D, Sketch-up and more. Make, create and design ...

Adult Game Night

July 23, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Skyline Hills Library
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Room: Multipurpose Room - Skyline Hills
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Adult Game Night!Come meet some new folks and spend some time playing your favorite games.Games will be provided, but feel free to bring something of your own if you'd like.Open to ages 16+...

Tuesday Kids Art Class

July 23, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
"Thursday Art Class” has moved to Tuesday!  Kids will learn how to paint and draw with a variety of different media. Create unusual crafts.  A new project will be featured each session.  All supplies will be provided. Reservations are ...

Kitchen Chemistry: Fun with Flavors

July 23, 2019
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Gracia Molina de Pick & Richard Allen Pick Centro Cultural
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Join us to explore cooking through a scientific lens. Students will sniff and taste several test tubes bursting with different spices and learn about combining flavors. We will test the “map of the tongue” theory and talk taste buds. In our food lab,...

Lego Playtime

July 23, 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...

Scrabble

July 23, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Join us for board game fun! Meet friends while playing Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, Bingo, Monopoly and more. ...

Youth Chess - Canceled

July 23, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Learn how to play chess, or hone your skills!  Chess is a great way to improve logical thinking skills and math ability.  All levels welcome.  Ages 18 and under.  2nd & 4th Tuesdays....

Resource Family Orientation by SD Probation Department

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Seminar Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Description of Event
An Orientation for prospective Resource Family Applicants (formerly known as Foster Families). Resource Families may be considered for placement for foster care, adoption or legal guardianship, based on the specific needs of the child and the Resour...

Young Adult LGBTQ+ Book Club

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: LGBTQIA, Literature

Environmental Health Coalition General Information Meeting

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Description of Event
Environmental Justice is the right of all people and communities to live, work, and play in a clean and safe environment. The Environmental Health Coalition fights against environmental racism by mobilizing our Community Action Teams, which are made ...

Environmental Health Coalition's Preparation Workshop for ELEVATE SD

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
On July 30th MTS will be holding a forum related to the 2020 Ballot Measure called ELEVATE SD and will be collecting community input. The Environmental Health Coalition is hosting this prep workshop to answer, educate, and prep community me...

Free Citizenship Class

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Seminar Room 1 - Logan Heights
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Citizenship and Immigration
Event Details:
FREE 10-week classe to prepare for the Citizenship Test and Interview. You may preregister at the library or in class the first 2 weeks. Present by Jewish Family Service of San Diego....

Scripps Mesa Garden Club

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults

Writing Class Summer 2019

July 23, 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...

Family Storytime

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
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), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join us for an evening session of stories and literature!...