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

All-Star Science Camp

10:00am - 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, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
You have been selected to participate on the Mad Science All-Star team! Campers will build super structures, create a volcanic eruption and examine rocks formed from volcanic magma.  Learn about All-Star Scientists as you discover the secret beh...
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 "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Pokemon Lego® Camp

10:30am - 12:30pm
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: 0
Event Details:
Learn techniques using Legos® to create your own Pokemon.  Take your creativity to a new level, got to make them all! This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Play Well.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email yo...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Get Creative Art Camp

11:00am - 12:00pm
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, Art, Educational, Literature, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Using favorite books, like Owl Moon and Giraffes Can't Dance, create your own art!  Learn how to make your own art pieces using a variety of techniques and materials. This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by ArtVenture. ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Crazy Chem-Works Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Shake up a flask of fun in the lab and become a junior chemist! Learn to recognize chemical reactions and mix up a few reactive ingredients for some sensational results.  Campers will have a blast as they make some crazy concoctions.  Th...
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.

Creative Writing Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Frank Lenfesty Seminar Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
If you have a love for writing and would like to develop your skills, this workshop is an excellent place for you. You will write short stories and poetry, share your work with others and discover other's work. Ron Pickett is a retired naval aviat...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Dinosaur 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: 1
Event Details:
Explore Dinosaurs with fun hands-on activities and interactive learning.   This weeklong Camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Homework Coaches from the Do Your Homework @ the Library program.  You will be emailed the link, pa...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Little Green Thumbs Camp

2:00pm - 3:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Online/Virtual, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Step into the garden to learn about soil, seeds and sprouts in this camp that’s sure to inspire your budding gardener. Examine fruits, vegetables, plants and leaves and learn about the interesting variety of creatures that live in and help your garde...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Build-a-Bot Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Registration
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Seminar Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Educational, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Join Robo Think for a 4 day camp on coding, building robots, and having fun!  Participants will use sensors, motors, and electronics in step-by-step projects while learning important STEAM concepts through these fun activities. Bilingual in S...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Theater Arts Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
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, Educational, Performing Arts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Welcome to Theater Camp!  We will explore different realms of the performing arts world.  Create connections between the literary arts and theater, comedy & improv, spoken word poetry, character development and storytelling. This wee...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Virtual Beginner's SketchUp: Designing 3-D Graphics

3:00pm - 4:30pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Art, Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Have you ever wanted to create imaginative computer-based 3-D graphics? Now’s your chance to design a bridge, a house, a monster or anything else you can dream up. With SketchUp Make 3D Modeling, students will use the familiar pencil-and-paper paradi...
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.
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.

Knit One, Crochet Too

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Oliver McMillan I CAN! Center (1st Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Beginners always welcome. We supply the materials. Individuals with visual impairment and the hard of hearing are encouraged to attend! ...
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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

All-Star Science Camp

10:00am - 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, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
You have been selected to participate on the Mad Science All-Star team! Campers will build super structures, create a volcanic eruption and examine rocks formed from volcanic magma.  Learn about All-Star Scientists as you discover the secret beh...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Pinkalicious's Birthday Storytime and Craft

10:00am - 11:00am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Event Details:
Join Ms. Nada for a celebration of Pinkalicious! Ms. Nada will read a Pinkalicious story and show you how to make a unicorn craft. ...
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.

Craft Circle Café

10:00am - 12:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
If you like DIY craft projects AND socializing with other crafters please join us for Craft Circle Cafe.  Bring your own project - scrapbooking, needlework, knitting, coloring or work on the project being presented. Drop in for a short...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Fun & Games

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
Event Details:
Open to the public and are free of charge. Play variety board games ...
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 "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Pokemon Lego® Camp

10:30am - 12:30pm
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: 0
Event Details:
Learn techniques using Legos® to create your own Pokemon.  Take your creativity to a new level, got to make them all! This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Play Well.  Do Your Homework @ the Library will email yo...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Get Creative Art Camp

11:00am - 12:00pm
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, Art, Educational, Literature, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Using favorite books, like Owl Moon and Giraffes Can't Dance, create your own art!  Learn how to make your own art pieces using a variety of techniques and materials. This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by ArtVenture. ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Crazy Chem-Works Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Educational, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Shake up a flask of fun in the lab and become a junior chemist! Learn to recognize chemical reactions and mix up a few reactive ingredients for some sensational results.  Campers will have a blast as they make some crazy concoctions.  Th...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Steps

1:00pm - 2:30pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Educational, Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
The Mission Valley Branch Library has partnered with Rady Children’s Hospital’s Healthy Development Services/Children’s Care Connection (C3) and First 5 San Diego to present the Baby Steps class series!  From their baby’s first moments, par...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Dinosaur 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: 1
Event Details:
Explore Dinosaurs with fun hands-on activities and interactive learning.   This weeklong Camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Homework Coaches from the Do Your Homework @ the Library program.  You will be emailed the link, pa...