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Qi Gong: Recharging Body & Mind

February 20, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Qi Gong (Chi Gong) is a simple preventative health method of relaxing and harmonizing the body. These gentle exercises are suitable for any age and health condition. ...
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.

ESL: INTERMEDIATE CONVERSATION

February 20, 2020
9:30am - 12:45pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
The free ESL class focuses on conversation at the intermediate level. Limit 25. The term goes from 1/23/20 to 5/14/20.  For more information call 760.757.2121, x8770. For other sites that offer free ESL class in the Carmel Valley community, plea...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Fun and Games for 50 Plus

February 20, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Come socialize, play your favorite games or, on select days, try your hand at a craft. We will offer a variety of games such as chess, checkers, Mahjong, Scrabble, Yahtzee, party bridge, cribbag and more. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Internet Tutoring

February 20, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Drop in, free tutoring for adults with internet questions. Meet Library Volunteer, Alvan, at the public computers closest to the Circulation Desk. ...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

Chinese Story Time

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mira Mesa Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Join us for Chinese songs, stories and playtime. For toddlers and preschool age children.    ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime for Kids.

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
University Community Library
Library Branch: University Community Library
Room: Community Room - University Community
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime for Kids; stories, crafts, finger plays and songs...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Sign Language Storytime

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Clairemont Library
Library Branch: Clairemont Library
Room: Children's Area - Clairemont
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join Jennifer Duncan as she leads a special sign language storytime! Using the excitement and fun of signing American Sign Language (ASL) to enhance the reading of well-loved children’s picture books. This interactive 45 minute presentation includes ...
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.

ART THERAPY

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Art Therapy--NC-1053-E9 Focuses on the use of art as a creative expression and a therapeutic process.  Utilizes a variety of art media to promote self-expression, to develop coping skills, and to mediate emotional and physical challenges...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Morning Story Time

February 20, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
University Heights Library
Library Branch: University Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - University Heights
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Start your day with fantastic stories!  Join us for Morning Story Time at 11:00AM. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Fun with French

February 20, 2020
11:15am - 11:45am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Children's Story Theater - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Explore the French language through song in this bilingual 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.

Tai Chi Class

February 20, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Rancho Bernardo Library
Library Branch: Rancho Bernardo Library
Room: Bill & Marcia Collins Community Room - Rancho Bernardo
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
This fun low impact class uses martial art movements to increase flexibility, balance, range of motion, relaxation, mental focus, vitality, strength and overall well-being. In this relaxed and noncompetitive atmosphere, each participant will be ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Sign Storytime

February 20, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Children's Story Theater - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Baby Sign Language Basics author, Monta Z. Briant puts on a super-fun sign language performance for babies through preschoolers. Includes songs, fingerplays, books, fun toys and props, and bubbles! ...
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.

Japanese Brush Painting Spring 2020

February 20, 2020
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Painting Japanese brush style with beautiful tones of sumi-ink. Beginners, Seniors and Adult welcome! FREE class- simply register in class. ...
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Silver Chair Yoga

February 20, 2020
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Chair yoga is a general term for practices that modify yoga poses so that they can be done while seated in a chair. The chair helps eliminate strain on your joints while increasing stability & balance. As you move & breathe through the yoga p...
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.

CRAFTERNOON

February 20, 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Art, Educational
Event Details:
Join us every Thursday for a fun-filled arts and crafts hour.  Projects inspired by books, holidays, seasons, songs, and more! Afterschool Arts & Crafts ...
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.

Pen to Paper Writing Group

February 20, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Seminar Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Ready to fire up your writing, jump start a novel, or just keep the ideas flowing? Join us for a weekly drop-in writing group. This fun group will write to a prompt and then read our work aloud (there is no pressure to read). Open to the public....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mystery Buffs

February 20, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Explore and discuss novels, short stories and true crime books. This Continuing Education class also occasionally features guest speakers from the ranks of law enforcement and crime writing. Thursdays from 1:00 to 3:00. Readers are always welcome! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Adult Writing Group

February 20, 2020
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Balboa Library
Library Branch: Balboa Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
If you think you have a story to tell or a unique perspective to share with others then we invite you to be part of our writer's group. Participate in writing exercises designed to help you call forth your talents. We look forward to seeing you!...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

WIGGLERS AND CRAWLERS STORYTIME

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
2 Books 3 Songs and Playtime!  Storytime includes music, toys, and BUBBLES, of course! Storytime lasts until 2:30, at which time parents can stay for unstructured playtime. Q&A with the children’s librarian also available for ...
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.

Poetry Workshop

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Foushee Patio Room
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Bring a poem, your own or one by your favorite author, to read, talk over, and enjoy with other likeminded people. All poets, would-be poets, and poetry lovers are welcome! ...
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

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
If you like playing Chess or would like to learn, we have two great players, Keith and Bob, that can both teach you and play a game with you. Stop by and see what they are up to every Thursday at 2:00pm. Located in the Teen area, downsta...

Envisioning a Sustainable City of the Future

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tierrasanta Library
Registration
Library Branch: Tierrasanta Library
Room: Community Room - Tierrasanta
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
What will the city of the future look like? In this hands-on workshop, students will consider principles of urban design, user experience, climate and sustainability as they design a futuristic city. Participants will use blocks, clay, paper, yarn an...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Mixology Math

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational, IDEA Labs/Makerspaces, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Learn math and chemistry as you mix different ingredients to make your own concoction. While supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Teen Tutoring

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Study Room
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Staff and volunteers will be available to help you with homework. ...
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Library Branch: Kensington-Normal Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Kensington
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...
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.

Do Your Homework @ the Library

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Room #2 Homework Help Classroom
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids K through 8: having trouble with that homework?  Need a little help?  Our friendly Coaches will provide assistance!  They'll guide you through math and science assignments, sit with you as you try to sound out words while reading,...