Upcoming Events

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Preschool Storytime for Kids.

July 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Community Room - University Community
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime for Kids; stories, crafts, finger plays and songs...

Sign Language Storytime

July 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join Jennifer Duncan as she leads a special sign language storytime! Using the excitement and fun of signing American Sign Language (ASL) to enhance the reading of well-loved children’s picture books. This interactive 45 minute presentation includes ...

SRP- Amazing Dana! Magic show

July 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Event Details:
Be amazed with the magical prowess of Amazing Dana, San Diego's "Best Family Magician"!   Includes audience participation and comedy.  All ages welcome, bring the whole family!  ...

Summer Family Fun with Wild Wonders

July 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Performing Arts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join us for a spectacular animal show from Wild Wonders. This show is one of several offered as part of Mission Valley Library's summer reading program. What is the summer reading program? It's a chance for everyone--babies through adults--to come to...

The Arty Loon Show

July 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
A fun filled adventure through the world of Magic, Puppetry, Balloons, and Juggling in one amazing show!...

Morning Story Time

July 18, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
University Heights Library
Library Branch: University Heights Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Start your day with fantastic stories!  Join us for Morning Story Time at 11:00AM....

Music & Movement

July 18, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
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)
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
We’re ready to wiggle! We’ll be movin’ & groovin’, practicing important skills like listening, following directions, balance, and coordination—all while having a ton of fun! Perfect for preschoolers and younger littles, with a grownup’s help.&nbs...

CONSERVATION & COMICS WITH CABRILLO NATIONAL MONUMENT

July 18, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Union Bank Homework Center (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Art, Educational, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
 Conservation + Comics is a workshop that merges science and art (STEAM) to educate students about conservation topics such as the loss of biodiversity and climate change. This particular workshop is focused on the unifying theme of biodive...

Arts & Crafts for Preschoolers

July 18, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Makerspace - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Join us for our weekly craft after our story times in the children’s art area....

Drama Games - Summer Session

July 18, 2019
11:15am - 12:15pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Performing Arts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join in the fun of performance at Drama Games Summer Session, where 6-10 year olds will enjoy learning some basic skills of the performing arts. Participants will have fun as they learn about memorizing lines, working together, stag...

TAI CHI CLASS

July 18, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Bill & Marcia Collins Community Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
This fun low impact class uses martial art movements that increase flexibility, balance, range of motion, relaxation, mental focus, vitality, strength and overall well-being. In this relaxed and noncompetitive atmosphere, each participant will be abl...

CANCELLED:Baby Sign Storytime

July 18, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This program has been cancelled for July 18....

Seated Strength

July 18, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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:
Seated stretching and joint work, to promote muscle development. ...

Summer Lunch Program

July 18, 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....

Japanese Brush Painting Summer 2019

July 18, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
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: Art

Silver Chair Yoga

July 18, 2019
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Chair yoga is a general term for practices that modify yoga poses so that they can be done while seated in a chair. The chair helps eliminate strain on your joints while increasing stability & balance. As you move & breathe through the yoga p...

Michael Rayner Comedy Show

July 18, 2019
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Event Details:
Michael show has been described as “preposterous brilliance” and “whacky jugglement,” a combination of hilarious tricks and stunts with uproarious stand-up and a bounty of improvised fun.  You’re never sure what’s coming next! His signature tric...

Pen to Paper Writing Group

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Ready to fire up your writing, jump start a novel, or just keep the ideas flowing? Join us for a weekly drop-in writing group. This fun group will write to a prompt and then read our work aloud (there is no pressure to read). Open to the public....

Earth Heroes

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Registration
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Seminar Room (A-B) - Valencia Park/Malcolm X
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Featured, Educational, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Help the earth and become an Earth Hero! Learn about nature in a fun and interactive setting. Explore the outdoors and Identify nature’s sounds, how we live together, and what wildlife can be found in your community. Geared toward students who have c...

Knit and Crochet Circle

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Bring your knit and crochet projects and socialize with fellow stitchers!All levels are welcome and instruction is available....

Mah Jong Club

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Whether you are a seasoned player that wants play competitively, or a curious beginner that wants to learn how to play, we welcome you to the Carmel Valley Mah Jong Club. We host both American Mah Jong and Chinese Mah Jong. Adult players only. Bring ...

Monkey Math

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Skyline Hills Library
Registration
Library Branch: Skyline Hills Library
Room: Multipurpose Room - Skyline Hills
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Math is fun, especially when it's Monkey Math!  Learn new math skills while engaging with fun crafts and challenging activities. This special math camp is geared for those who have completed Kindergarten math. Space is limited, Registration requ...

Zentangle

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured

ESL Conversation Class

July 18, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
North University Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Seminar 2 - North University
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
This ESL conversation class is open to adult English learners who would like to improve their spoken English.  This class is designed for those who are at least at a low-intermediate level.  This class will meet every Thursday from 1:30 to ...

STRETCH and BALANCE for LESS to MODERATELY ACTIVE OLDER ADULTS

July 18, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Description of Event
In this program from San Diego Continuing Education's Emeritus Program, join 200 RYT certified instructor Carol Phillips a health discussion followed by a multi-level physical activity: stretch, balance, range of movement and stress reduction techniq...

Overqualified and Unemployed Workshop

July 18, 2019
1:30pm - 3:15pm
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:
Overqualified candidates may be seen as skilled or educated beyond what is necessary for a job. Employers screen out those taking the position temporarily until a better job comes along and by rejecting job candidates that exceed job requirements as ...