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This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Lego® Builder Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Learn new building techniques using Legos®. Take your creativity to a new level! This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Play Well.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email you the link, pass code, and instructions by...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Come with us on a wild adventure as we meet animals from around the world and learn about their habitats.  Each trip ends with a hands-on activity.   This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Wild Wonders and ToshWer...
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.

Art of Cartooning

2:00pm - 2:15pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Learn how to draw cartoons!  Each session will feature a different animated, live action, or literary character.  Although this class is geared for kids, all ages are welcome to participate! To access this program, click on the Facebook Gro...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Virtual Improv and Acting Games

3:00pm - 4:30pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Educational, Library NExT, Performing Arts, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
If you love to laugh, act and perform this is a perfect class for you! We’ll be learning all about improvisation, performing improvised scenes, and discovering how improv is used in all sorts of performance.  Students will be able to perform sho...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

DYH@L STEAM Camp

3:00pm - 5:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn and play in an online STEAM environment! Hands on activities in Art, Math, and Science. This weeklong STEAM Camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Homework Coaches from the Do Your Homework @ the Library program.  --------------...
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.
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join Dave at the Allied Gardens Benjamin branch via Zoom for a live discussion of the monthly selection of the SDPL Short Classics Book Club.  This month we will be reading "The Hound of the Baskervilles" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.   ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

9:00am - 11:00am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Come with us on a wild adventure as we meet animals from around the world and learn about their habitats.  Each trip ends with a hands-on activity.   This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Wild Wonders and ToshWer...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Summer in Color Art Camp

9:30am - 11:30am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Learn drawing and painting techniques to create artistic masterpieces. This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Art Smarts.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email you the link, pass code, and instructions by the ...
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.

Modern Classics Book Club: The Poisonwood Bible

10:00am - 10:30am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Literature
Event Details:
Welcome to our virtual book club!  We will be reading out loud a variety of books ranging from classic selections to modern literature. Current Selection Title: The Poisonwood Bible Author: Barbara Kingsolver Book Description:&n...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Interactive Storytime and Craft with Ms. Marika

10:00am - 10:45am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Join us for a virtual storytime and craft via Zoom, perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. To participate in the craft, please pickup materials at Mission Valley Library (2123 Fenton Pkwy, 92108) starting one week prior to the program. Alternatively,...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Bilingual Storytime: Spanish (Cuentos Bilingües: Español)

10:30am - 11:00am
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
This bilingual program is designed for preschool children to experience both English and Spanish in a fun, engaging setting. During each session, we will read stories and sing in both languages.  Este programa bilingüe ha sido diseñado para q...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Aquatic Discovery Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Crawl into the world of crabs and other crustacean relatives, learn about local sharks, and hop into tidepools in this ocean themed camp. This 3 day camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Living Coast Discovery.  Do Your Homework @ ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Lego® Builder Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Learn new building techniques using Legos®. Take your creativity to a new level! This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Play Well.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email you the link, pass code, and instructions by...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Come with us on a wild adventure as we meet animals from around the world and learn about their habitats.  Each trip ends with a hands-on activity.   This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Wild Wonders and ToshWer...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

DYH@L STEAM Camp

3:00pm - 5:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn and play in an online STEAM environment! Hands on activities in Art, Math, and Science. This weeklong STEAM Camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Homework Coaches from the Do Your Homework @ the Library program.  --------------...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Featured, Online/Virtual
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 8
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, grades 7-12. New and experienced players welcome! Where? Online - set up a free account using the Roll2...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Virtual Teen Graphic Novel Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Join us via Zoom for Balboa Library's Teen Graphic Novel Club! We will have a  discussion on the assigned graphic novel and share our favorite books. This month's title is City of Secrets by Victoria Ying. Registration required. On a journe...
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.

Tips For Writers

5:00pm - 5:15pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Exercise your storytelling prowess or just start writing for the first time. Be part of a writer's tips column that will be posted on Facebook once a month. Participate in writing advice to help you develop and hone your writing skills. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

9:00am - 11:00am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Come with us on a wild adventure as we meet animals from around the world and learn about their habitats.  Each trip ends with a hands-on activity.   This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Wild Wonders and ToshWer...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Summer in Color Art Camp

9:30am - 11:30am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Learn drawing and painting techniques to create artistic masterpieces. This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Art Smarts.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email you the link, pass code, and instructions by the ...
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
Cancelled
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. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Join Ms. Katia for an engaging preschool storytime that promotes a love of reading and quality together time. Featuring stories, songs, and fun!    ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Lego® Builder Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Learn new building techniques using Legos®. Take your creativity to a new level! This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Play Well.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email you the link, pass code, and instructions by...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Come with us on a wild adventure as we meet animals from around the world and learn about their habitats.  Each trip ends with a hands-on activity.   This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Wild Wonders and ToshWer...