Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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Toddler Storytime

August 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Active little ones and their caregivers will have fun singing songs, dancing and reading while laying the foundation for future reading success. ...

Books to a Beat--Babies and toddlers learning hour

August 20, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
A loosely structured program of play, music, stories, and songs to encourage your baby's growth and discovery of the world around them. Babies and toddlers from 0-4 years of age & their caregivers welcomed to join us for a fun learning experience...

Qigong

August 20, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
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:
Qigong is an ancient Chinese practice that focuses on deep breathing, gentle movements and stretching through fun, easy-to-learn exercises that promote vitality, improved balance, a stronger immune system, and better circulation.  This class cov...

Life in Stories

August 20, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Have you ever thought about writing a memoir?  Or have you already started your memoir but could use input from others? If so, please join the supportive group of memoirists who discuss a weekly topic, share their writings and offer critiques an...

Balboa Book Club Discussion

August 20, 2019
11:45am - 12:45pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Literature
Event Details:
Meet for a different book selection every third Tuesday of the month.  Read “The Round House” by Louise Erdich and then join us for a lively and thoughtful book discussion.  Copies will available for checkout.  We l...

Peer Liaison County Wide Speak Out and Learn

August 20, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Description of Event
Mental Health and Whole Person Wellness topics. This program is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the San Diego Public Library. The Library is not responsible for the information presented in this program....

Bridge Club

August 20, 2019
12:00pm - 3:15pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Party Bridge for ages 16 - Adult. Experience necessary....

Mind-Body Fitness for Older Adults

August 20, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Mind-Body Fitness for Older Adults is a restorative and contemplative class designed to promote physical and emotional balance, release stress, and create greater inner awareness through Hatha Chair Yoga.This class blends modified yoga postures, brea...

Baby Storytime

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Event Details:
This interactive lapsit Storytime is for our littlest patrons!  Join Miss Kim for 30 minutes of stories, music and movement designed for early learning. Encourages language learning and cognitive development for young babies....

BABY YOGA

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Wellness

Recovery International

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
If you or someone you know is struggling with stress, tension, anxiety, panic, mood disorder, anger, fears - you are not alone! Join Recovery International for peer-led, self-help meetings....

Knitting Circle: Tuesday

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
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: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Knit our community together, while we either learn how to knit or work on our own projects.  Please bring yarn, needles, your project, and come ready to knit with Eileen Adler.  This programs repeats on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, as wel...

CHILDREN'S YOGA

August 20, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
The Children’s class includes fun poses for parents and kids, yoga story time and a bit of singing.  Watch as your child transforms his or herself into a cat, a monkey, a dog, a lion and much, much more!PLEASE BRING A YOGA MAT AND A BOTTLE OF WA...

Health Fitness Class

August 20, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Older Adults
Event Details:
Classes are free.  Enroll anytime in class.  Wear appropriate clothing and shoes for physical activity.  Weights and mats will be needed.  The class helps improve balance, strength, stamina and flexibility. ...

Mind/Body Fitness

August 20, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Mind/Body Fitness provides a way for older adults and people with disabilities to practice yoga and mindfulness. It is a great practice for everyone, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness.  Every Tuesday. ...

Baby Storytime

August 20, 2019
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us for a program that is perfect for babies and young toddlers: short, fun and interactive.  ...

Block Party: Lego Playtime for Kids

August 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
We supply the Legos, you provide the creativity!  Children ages 5-12 are invited to unleash their imaginations and build!   Parent assistance is required for all children age 8 and under.  This program meets on the first and third...

Tech Time

August 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Staff will be on hand to answer questions about your electronics and consumer tech.· PC & Mac troubleshooting· E-Books & other media help· Social media & application set up· Email & other communication help· R...

After-School Craft Time

August 20, 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

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Main Area - 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! ...

LEGO PLAY LAB

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - 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. ...

Pop-Up Craft

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Create an easy craft to take home.  Drop in anytime between 3:30-4:30 pm.  There is a different craft each week.  For families and children ages 3-12. ...

3D Design Workshop

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Create and design objects in 3D! Get expert guidance in making your own creation. After finishing a design in class, bring your design to the 3D Lab during open hours to print. Free & for all ages. ...

Chess Club

August 20, 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!...

Crochet Fun

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Children's Round Tables - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Learn how to crochet!  If you already know how, bring your project, hang out with other crocheters, and get answers to your questions.  Ages 6 and up.   ...

Video Game Challenge

August 20, 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....