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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Bilingual Storytime

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Logan Heights
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Free Play for Babies-3 year olds

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Event Details:
Children will have the opportunity to play with toys & books in an unstructured setting all while listening to music.  We'll sing a few songs, and of course bubbles are included! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Storytime

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join us for a storytime that fosters early literacy!  Features books, songs, action rhymes, and finger plays that invite participation. Afterwards, make a fun craft that reinforces the theme of the day and serves as a storytime souvenir!  A...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby/Toddler Explore Time

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Little ones are able to make noise, play, and meet new friends. This is a loosely structured, baby-led program of play, music, bubbles, songs and more. For babies and toddlers 0-2 years....
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.

Conversation Cafe

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting.  Adults of all skill levels are welcome to join in the conversation!Conversation Cafe meets every Friday.(Location within the library varies, so ask where Conversation Cafe is meeting...
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.

Meditation for Relaxation

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
If life has you stressed, anxious, tense, or worried, consider meditation. Take an hour of your day for self-care and join us in a free seated guided meditation held every Friday.  No registration required ...
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.

Budgeting for the Holidays - Haciendo Presupuesto para los Dias de Fiesta

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Finding Employment Workshops - Talleres para Encountrar Empleo * Free Admission *Entrada Gratis *Halamos Espanol ...

Citizenship Class

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Description of Event
Citizenship Classes are available at the Otay Mesa Branch Library. The class is open enrollment and available to the public. Classes are held every Friday from 10:00 am-12:00 pm unless otherwise noted. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

SR Aging 50+

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Discussions on history, travel, cuisine, finance and technology. ...
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

U.S. Census Recruitment

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Courtyard (1st Floor) - Central
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult
Program Type: Career
Event Details:
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. Come speak to a Census representative to learn more. https://2020census.gov/en/jobs.html ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Music Time with Miss Tyra

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Bill & Marcia Collins Community Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature, Performing Arts
Event Details:
Please join Miss Tyra for an introduction to music event  with stories, songs, and movement. FOR AGES 3 - 6. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Children are invited to a fun storytime with books and singing. The first storytime of the month is usually bilingual (Spanish/English or Chinese/English)....
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

SIGNS AT PLAY - BABY SIGNING STORYTIME

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
· Find out what’s going on in your baby’s mind by teaching him/her to sign.· Strengthen your bond with baby.· Lessen frustration brought on by miscommunication by giving baby a way to tell you what he/she wants.· A great way to le...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Story Time

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us for songs, games, and stories at Preschool Storytime. Children and their chaperones are invited to stay and play after storytime!  ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime with Mr. Luan

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join Mr. Luan as he takes you on an energetic and humorous storytime ride! Songs will be sung, character voices will be many! In this program, the stories really do come to life! Oh, yeah: we do a little dancing too!...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

STEAM Works: The Puppet Musical

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Featured, Community Engagement, Performing Arts, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
In S.T.E.A.M.works: The Puppet Musical, whiz kids Max & Julie create competing entries in an effort to win a trip to Space Camp as part of the "Build a Better World Science Fair."  Rap & Hip-Hop are a metaphor for STEM knowl...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Wee Reads Storytime for Babies & Toddlers

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and music followed by playtime with terrific toys. Come have a fantastic time at the library! [Birth - 5 yrs.] ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Bilingual Storytime with Miss Dafne

December 13, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Caroline de Llamas Children's Area - San Ysidro
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: En Español, Literature
Event Details:
Este programa bilingüe está diseñado para que los niños de nivel aprendan más inglés y español. En este programa leeremos libros y cantaremos en ambos idiomas y también realizaremos algunas actividades que darán seguimiento al tema del día. This b...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Story and Play time

December 13, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
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)
Event Details:
Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime will all be found at this energetic and engaging storytime. Make new friends, hear a story and spend quality time with the preschooler in your life— at the library!   ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Toddler Storytime

December 13, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Oak Park Library
Library Branch: Oak Park Library
Room: Children's area - Oak Park
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Come and join us for a fun toddler story time! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Yoga Storytime

December 13, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Certified yoga instructor Miss Aryn combines simple yoga poses, stories and songs in a fun hour that encourages relaxation and gentle bonding.Please bring your own towel or yoga mat....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Fitness Fun

December 13, 2019
11:15am - 12:15pm
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:
Have a fun, varied workout using a mixture of light aerobics including dance steps, chair aerobics, toning with weights and bands, standing leg exercises, balance work, and cool-down stretches. **Brought to you by the Friends of the Allied Gardens/Be...
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.

Community Yoga

December 13, 2019
12:45pm - 3:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
We’ve brought the yoga studio to our community! Enjoy all levels of Yoga with Rebecca: *$5 donation *Bring a yoga mat and water *Wear comfortable clothing *Be prepared to remove your shoes *Ages 14 and older Wednesdays and Fridays · 12...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Midway Talk: Surprises, Milestones and Disasters

December 13, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tierrasanta Library
Library Branch: Tierrasanta Library
Room: Community Room - Tierrasanta
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
The USS Midway—America’s longest-serving aircraft carrier of the 20th century—had its share of hair-raising missions, pranks, heartbreaking disasters, and remarkable accomplishments.  Shared by about 150,000 sailors whose average age was only 19...
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.

Writing Class

December 13, 2019
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Learn fundamental and techniques for writing kids’ picture books, chapter books and young adult novels....
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.

Downtown Chess

December 13, 2019
1:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Lobby - Central
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: Art, Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Are you the next Judith Polgar? Do you have what it takes to dethrone Magnus Carlsen? Come and join us every Friday and be part of the biggest casual chess club in San Diego. Downtown Chess meets every Friday from 1:30-5:30 at the new Central library...
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.

Friday Film: Elf

December 13, 2019
2:00pm - 3:45pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Come watch Will Ferrell's heart-warming holiday film, Elf (2003, PG, 97 minutes) on the library's big screen.  Description:  After accidentally falling into Santa Claus' gift sack a human baby is raised at the North Pole, growi...