Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Free HIV and Hepatitis C Testing Clinic

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Mary Hollis Clark Conference Center
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
The Family Health Centers of San Diego are providing free HIV and Hepatitis C testing using the finger stick method while supplies last. Walk-ins are welcome.  ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement, Films
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
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.

RB Library Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Cancelled
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, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
The book selection for August is "In the Midst of Winter" by Isabella Allende. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the RB Library. ...
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.

Yoga Storytime

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Caregivers and children ages 2-8 are welcome to join us for a playful program that incorporates yoga, music, books and games! ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Virtual Make a Project w/ Miss Parween

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Create a beautiful work of art geared towards 3rd-5th grader participation. Project to be announced. Check back again soon! Go to https://www.facebook.com/balboalibrary/ on Wednesday afternoon to participate in this easy craft project with Miss Pa...
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.

LEGO Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Children's Area - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Educational, Wellness
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.

Jammin' @ the Library: Guitar Instruction

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
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...
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 Builders Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Painting with Ms. Ana

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Paint high, paint low.  Paint often so that your heart's all aglow.  Join Ms. Ana as she helps guide you through a fun paint session! ...

Friends of the Library Meeting (SCFOL)

4:00pm - 5:30pm
San Carlos Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Ever wonder what the San Carlos Friends of the Library (SCFOL) do for the Library?  Come hear what this wonderful group of people is all about!  New volunteers and members are always welcome.  3rd Wednesday. ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Online Adventures - D&D Club for Teens

4:00pm - 6:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Featured, Online/Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Online Adventures - D&D Club for Teens It's Time to Get Your Game On - Online! FAQ: Who may join? Open to all interested youth, ages 12-17, grades 7-12. New and experienced players welcome! Where? Online - set up a free account usi...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Paws for Reading

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

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

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: DIG DEEPER with Wild Wonders

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: Community Engagement, Educational, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Wild Wonders is where kids and adults can connect with animals from all over the world through their interactive programs!  Their motto is “Rescue.  Educate.  Conserve”, and their educators will share the stories behind the animal...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Virtual Great Read Alouds with Miss Terri

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
Join us online on Wednesday evenings as Miss Terri shares entertaining stories while you practice your listening skills and celebrate the love of reading.  Go to the Balboa Branch Library's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/balboalibrary...
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

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 "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Cinema Cafe

6:00pm - 8:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Film screening in a cafe-like setting with refreshments and lively discussion. Please call the library for the monthly selection. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Cancelled
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 "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Bibliomaniacs Book Club Meeting

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join us for a monthly book discussion.  If you like to read and discuss books with others please join us!   ...
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

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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

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.

Hullabaloo!

10:00am - 10:30am
North Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Join us for a toe-tapping good time with family favorite and local band, Hullabaloo! No sign-up 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
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. ...