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Chinese Language Book Club

July 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
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, Literature
Event Details:
Chinese Language Book Club (Book Scent) held on the third Saturday of every month....

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....

San Diego Poetry Annual

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
La Jolla/Riford Library
Library Branch: La Jolla/Riford Library
Room: Community Room - La Jolla/Riford
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Selected readings by local poets published in the San Diego Poetry Annual 2018-2019.Come hear local San Diego poets present their poems from the annual.Visit www.sandiegopoetryannual.com for more information. ...

Mommy and Me Happy Hour

July 22, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Library Branch: Carmel Mountain Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Mountain Ranch
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Mommies (and Daddies too) are invited to get to know other parents in the community while your child plays with their neighbors!  Age-appropriate toys and games will be provided for the little ones to play with.  Parents can meet new friend...

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!...

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....

Morning Storytime with Ms. Kathie

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Linda Vista Library
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Children's Storytime Nook - Linda Vista
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Children and their families are invited to join storyteller extraordinaire Ms. Kathie for fabulous stories, rich rhymes, and scintillating songs! This lively storytime is sure to warm the heart!...

Signing Story Time

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Children enjoy stories and songs while learning key vocabulary in American Sign Language.  For families with children ages 0-5. ...

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! ...

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....

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+....

Baby & Toddler Storytime

July 22, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
This program is designed for our youngest learners with the shortest attention spans, ages birth to 3 years old.Parents and caregivers stay actively involved while we enjoy stories, songs, make noises, and more activities that encourage literacy...

Signing Storytime

July 22, 2019
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Find out what's going on in your baby's mind, strengthen your bond with your baby, and lessen frustration brought on by miscommunication. Interactive presentation led by Jennifer Duncan also includes sing-alongs and bubble time ending with Q&A pe...

Baby & Toddler Discovery

July 22, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Help your baby or toddler discover the world around them with play, music, art, stories and songs.Babies and Toddlers, ages 0-3 years, and their parent/caregiver are welcome....

GET LIT WITH PATTY

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured, Literature
Event Details:
Beat the heat and come to the library for the latest title in the Get LIt with Patty Book Club.  Today, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens will be discussed....

Picture This: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

July 22, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Films, Literature
Event Details:
When Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy, in an Academy-Award nominated performance) falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art to deception. R | 1h 46min | Biography, Comedy, Crime | 2018 ...

Toddler Storytime today

July 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Active little ones and their caregivers will have fun singing songs, dancing and reading while laying the foundation for future reading success. ...

Baby and Toddler Jamboree

July 23, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Library Branch: Otay Mesa-Nestor Library
Room: Community Room - Otay Mesa-Nestor
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
A loosely structured program of play, music, stories, and songs to encourage your baby's growth and discovery of the world around them. Babies and toddlers from 0-4 years of age & their caregivers welcomed to join us for a fun learning experience...

Life in Stories

July 23, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
Have you ever thought about writing a memoir?  Or have you already started your memoir but could use input from others? If so, please join the supportive group of memoirists who discuss a weekly topic, share their writings and offer critiques an...

Afternoon Storytime

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Educational, Literature
Event Details:
Ms. Linda will entertain you with stories and songs....

Kids’ Yoga + Stories

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
San Carlos Library
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8)
Program Type: Literature, Wellness
Event Details:
Stories can really get you moving!  An elementary teacher/yoga instructor helps kids unwind with a storytime that incorporates books, songs, scarves and movement.  Please bring a mat or towel.  Ages 3-8.  Every Tuesday. ...

Young Adult LGBTQ+ Book Club

July 23, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Library Branch: Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Hills/Hillcrest
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: LGBTQIA, Literature