Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

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...

Paws for Reading

July 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Children's Area - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Children can read aloud to trained and certified therapy dogs.  “Paws for Reading” is designed to help children improve their reading skills and confidence in reading out loud.  All therapy dogs are provided courtesy of Love on a Leash, a f...

Signing Storytime

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North Park Library
Library Branch: North Park Library
Room: Children's Area - North Park
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Sign language fun for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers with Ms. Jennifer Duncan!Come learn some simple signs and songs at this fun weekly event!...

Ten Steps to Avoid Cancer

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Details:
Learn how simple changes can help protect you against cancer. Cancer is a leading cause of death in Americans, second only to heart disease. Many cancers are lifestyle-related, not age-related, and therefore might be avoidable. These ten steps a...

Program Your Future - FRONT END DEVELOPMENT

July 20, 2019
11:30am - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Free 9 week computer proramming workshop in partnership with UCSD Extension. In this course, participants will learn FRONT END WEB  Development. Space is limited. Please RSVP: https://extension.ucsd.edu/program-your-future...

Writer's Block

July 20, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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:
Have you wanted to join a writing group but are busy on weekdays? Join our weekend writing group, Writer's Block! Grab a pen and a notebook and join us for an hour of writerly fun! Includes a prompt, time to write, and time to share. Open to all leve...

Paws to Read

July 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Front Entrance Patio - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Children are invited to read to certified therapy dogs to build reading confidence....

Open-Source Computing Lab

July 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Innovation Lab (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us at this drop-in clinic for training and help with open-source software, including Inkscape/Inkstitch, OBS, GIMP, Blender, Audacity, and many more!  Demos and help with installation and configuration will be provided.  Please bring y...

Chess Club

July 21, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Hone your chess skills! Drop in and play with other chess enthusiasts....

Program Your Future - iOS Programming

July 21, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Free 9 week computer proramming workshop in partnership with UCSD Extension. In this course, participants will learn iOS Development. Space is limited. Please RSVP: https://extension.ucsd.edu/program-your-future...

Preschool Storytime

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
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:
Join Miss Dayle for stories, songs and lots of fun. This story time is geared for children ages 2-4....

Spanish KinderCamp

July 22, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Logan Heights Library
Registration
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Featured, Educational, En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
¡ Prepare a su hijo para su primer día de escuela! ¡ Este verano es el momento perfecto para que su hijo se prepare para el kindergarten! KinderCamp ofrece una variedad de lecciones y actividades que se centran en el desarrollo académico de un niño, ...

English as a Second Language (ESL) Class - Summer Semester

July 22, 2019
9:30am - 12:15pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Free, non-credit, English as a Second Language (ESL) Class for adults, presented by Palomar College:Multi-level class for adultsMeets Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 am - 12:20 pm in the Rancho Peñasquitos Library Meeting RoomFi...

Babies and Books

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Room: Community Room - North University
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This lap-sit storytime encourages bonding and introduces a love for books by using song, movement, rhythm and rhyme....

Baby/Toddler Storytime

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Baby/Toddler Storytime includes stories and songs...

Monday Morning Storytime

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Come and join us for stories, songs, and fun every Monday morning!...

Sign Language Storytime

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
North Clairemont Library
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Main Area - North Clairemont
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join us for a super fun performance that combines American Sign Language with songs, stories, and engaging toys and props....

Baby Storytime

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Babies ages birth to one year old and their caregivers will enjoy songs, lap-sits and rhymes that foster early literacy skills....

Toddler Stories & Play

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 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:
Join in as we read, sing, dance, and play in this special storytime meant to encourage a love of reading and build essential early literacy skills....

Toddler Storytime

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Children's Area - Logan Heights
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Community Engagement, Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Toddler Storytime incorporates interactive stories, songs and games that build language and literacy skills. Have fun with books and bubbles. Ideal for ages 0 to 4 years of age. ...

SIT! STAY! READ! PET ASSISTED STORYTELLING

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Ocean Beach Library
Library Branch: Ocean Beach Library
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature, Summer Reading Program, Wellness
Event Details:
Hey kids!   Come read to our licensed therapy dog Luna!   Luna is kind and quiet and likes to listen to stories.  A big dog with a big heart who loves kids and loves reading! ...

Music & Movement

July 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
North University Community Library
Library Branch: North University Community Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Wellness
Event Details:
Sing, Dance and Play! Children enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor skills and increase independence....

Preschool Storytime

July 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Preschool Storytime includes stories and songs....

Toddler Storytime

July 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Mission Valley Library
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
A story time designed for toddlers, featuring songs, rhymes, and finger plays....

Baby Signing Storytime

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Children's Area - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Learn signs to use with your baby! Signing fun with songs, stories, and finger plays as well as tips for using sign language as a preverbal communication tool with your baby.Recommended for ages 0+....

SIGNING STORYTIME

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Weekly baby signing with stories and  sing-a-longs to strengthen your bond with your child. ...

Coding Camp (Introduction to Java Programming Workshops)

July 22, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Career, Educational, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
5 Day coding camp with The League of Amazing Programs. For more information about the program, visit: http://jointheleague.org. Camp is free for kids qualifying for free/reduced lunch. Please email Uyen at utran@sandiego.gov to RSVP.   ...