Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Knitting Circle

July 20, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Join our knitting circle for a fun and social knitting experience. Bring your knitting and share stories and knitting tips. ...

Knitting Circle: Saturday

July 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), 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 Saturday of each month, as we...

Water Color with Stephanie - beginners welcome!

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Kensington
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn water color techniques and create small masterpieces!  No pressure, we are here to learn.  Please register online, limited to 10 and all materials are provided.  You are also welcome to bring your own supplies if you would like. ...

ARTS & CRAFTS

July 20, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Children's Area - College-Rolando
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers and paints ...

Art Reception

July 20, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art

Family Sunday Pop-Up

July 21, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Logan Heights
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Join us for a Family Sunday Pop-Up, hosted by Mingei International Museum! This free program for all ages includes interactive activities throughout the library, a hands-on art project, musical performances, storytelling, prizes and much more.  ...

A Cup of Creation: Art Class for Adults

July 21, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Each class will utilize a different art technique to inspire the creation of unique pieces.Classes will begin with quiet time for sketching; please bring a small sketch pad. All other supplies provided free of charge....

Crafts with Fran

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Children's Area - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Crafts for children. ...

DJ Lance, Cecil & Friends, Dance Party

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Performing Arts
Event Details:
DJ Lance Rock from Yo Gabba Gabba, and Friends, will take you through a fun filled musical where families can join DJ Lance Rock on his awesome "day in the life" adventure at the San Diego Public Library.  Capacity is limited. ...

Mr. Mark's Children's Song Jamboree

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Storytime Circle - Point Loma
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
A full half hour of children’s music! Mr. Mark plays the guitar and leads the singing with new and traditional children’s songs. We supply the maracas and the lyrics. It is great fun, come join us!...

Zentange

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Community Room - University Community
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
If you can draw lines and circles, you can Zentangle!Sign up for one or more classes in the Zentangle series. Class size limited....

Summer Reading Program: Noteworthy Puppets

July 22, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Noteworthy Puppets has elevated the puppet show art form with original puppet musicals performed live just for you.  ...

Arts and Crafts

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Come Join the Mira Mesa Library for Arts and crafts for children 5 and up.  No registration needed and Materials are provided....

Lego Club at the Library

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Room: Children's Area - Balboa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Build your LEGO masterpiece!  Create something fun and wonderful with Legos!  Can you make a Lego heart, a flower, a shamrock, a rainbow, a ship, a book...?  Join us on Mondays and find out how!  [Pre-K - 6th Grade]...

HEAL With HeART

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Mary Hollis Clark Conference Center
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Community Engagement, Wellness
Event Details:
HEAL with HeART is an art program for downtown San Diegans impacted by homelessness. It will focus on beautifying the community with the healing power of art. Group and self-guided projects are included. This program is free to attend and all materia...

After-School Board Game Time

July 23, 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....

Button Making for Kids

July 23, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Design your own pinback buttons to keep or give to friends and family! This is easy, creative crafting at its best. Free and all supplies provided. For ages 5 and up. ...

Crafts for Kids

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Children's Storytime Nook - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Stretch your imagination and discover the artist within you've always known existed! Create fabulous crafts! In this program, get detailed instructions on how to make a craft you'll be able to take home! We provide the supplies!...

Tuesday Kids Art Class

July 23, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
"Thursday Art Class” has moved to Tuesday!  Kids will learn how to paint and draw with a variety of different media. Create unusual crafts.  A new project will be featured each session.  All supplies will be provided. Reservations are ...

Make Your Own Book

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Now you can make a book of your own in this fun and creative class. Designed for the adult crafter, you can learn basic book binding techniques and create an artistic book project or a unique gift! This is a free class and all supplies are included. ...

Rem's Creations: Beginner Macrame

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult
Program Type: Art, Educational, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Get ready for some spectacular fun!  Remiliz Angkiangko will lead a fun-filled exploration into the exciting world of macramé.  No experience necessary.  Intended for teens and adults; registration required....

Family Craft Night: DIY Harry Potter Wands

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
College-Rolando Library
Registration
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Come and make your very own wand! Online registration is required. ...

Picture This! Film Series: Free Solo

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Alex Honnold attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb El Capitan.2018. 100 minutes. PG-13. Free refreshments for movie-goers!...

PJ Storytime & Craft

July 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Children's Area - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Children will enjoy stories, songs, and a craft.  Pajamas optional! ...

Kids' Art Studio

July 24, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Weekly projects are designed to introduce various art techniques and inspire creative process. This program is limited to 20 participants. Due to increased popularity, sign-ups will open at 11:30 a.m. on the day of the program.  Sign-ups...

Craft Time for Kids: Where's Waldo Edition

July 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Make a craft to take home inspired by the legendary look & find character: Where's Waldo?!!! Good for all ages, but kids under 6 may need parent/adult assistance. Following the craft stick around for a surprise visit from a very specia...

Tiki Tangles Art Class

July 24, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Art, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Join us as we learn the Zentangle Method and make a Robot Bookmark.  For ages 6-15. Space is limited, registration is encouraged.  ...