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

DYH@L STEAM Camp

10:00am - 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, 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 "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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Virtual Preschool Storytime with Ms Rebecca

10:30am - 11:00am
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Educational, Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month for a virtual storytime via Zoom, perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Questions? Call 858-581-9934. Only ONE registration needed per household. You will be sent the Zoom link the day before the ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Dinosaur Camp

11:00am - 1:00pm
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: 4
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.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Digital Art Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Fun projects and activities that will have you creating stories using images and digital media art that can make a difference in your community.  Minimum requirement is a camera on a Chromebook or digital devise.  If you have questions...
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 "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Summer in Color Art Camp

1:00pm - 3:00pm
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, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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 "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Build-a-Bot Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Registration
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: DYH@L Student Camps, Educational, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
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, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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.

Virtual Lights, Camera, Acting

3:00pm - 4:30pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Educational, Library NExT, Performing Arts, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Students will virtually explore theatre acting, musical theatre acting, Shakespeare, commercial acting and film/tv acting. By the end of this course students will have general knowledge of many genres of acting. Students will explore the basics of mu...
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.

Chess Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
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. All ages, children and adults! ...
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.

Wild Wonders: The Emerald Forest

3:30pm - 4:15pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Take a walk on the wild side with Wild Wonders! Celebrate our Summer Reading theme, "Color Your World" by joining our virtual safari and discovering the animals of the Emerald Forest.  You'll meet AJ the Amazon parrot, Lola the green i...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Book Group: The Guns of August

4:00pm - 5:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us via Zoom for the Pacific Beach Library's monthly book discussion! The Guns of August  by Barbara Tuchman The Pulitzer Prize-winning non-fiction classic about the outbreak of World War I, centering on the first month of the confl...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Camp Across the US

9:30am - 11:00am
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:
Join us in a journey across the US and participate in interactive challenges as you travel and learn about the US. Visit Boston, San Francisco, New York and more states in your travels. This weeklong camp will be conducted virtually on Zoom by Cha...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

DYH@L STEAM Camp

10:00am - 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, 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 "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Dinosaur Camp

11:00am - 1:00pm
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: 4
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.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Digital Art Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
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, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Fun projects and activities that will have you creating stories using images and digital media art that can make a difference in your community.  Minimum requirement is a camera on a Chromebook or digital devise.  If you have questions...
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

1:00pm - 3:00pm
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, Art, Educational, Program Includes Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Wild Animal Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
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, Program Includes Kit, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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 "Adult" group.

Adult Crafting: String Art Key Holder

5:00pm - 6:00pm
SDPL Virtual Branch
Registration
Library Branch: SDPL Virtual Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Program Includes Kit, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
At 5 pm on Friday, August 13th we will go live on Zoom and RemsCreations will demonstrate how to make your very own String Art Key Holder! Make finding your keys easier to find at home with a handmade string art key holder.  Mo...
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.

Village Quilters

9:00am - 1:00pm
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
Event Details:
Public is welcome attend ...
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.

Gardening Exchange

10:00am - 12:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Front Plaza - Rancho Penasquitos
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
Stop and Swap: Seeds, Plants, Veggies, Fruits, Flowers and More! Too many zucchinis? Lots of cut flowers? Succulents getting too big? Ordered too many radish seeds? Whatever you have extra may be just what a neighbor would like to try in their ...