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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 "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

February 22, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Program Your Future FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Saturdays, January 25, 2020 - September 27, 2020 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. San Ysidro Branch Library Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will recei...

Library NExT: Admit One SAT Test Prep Series

February 22, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation A partnership between the San Diego Pu...

Nature All Around Us: Biomimicry

February 22, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Mission Valley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mission Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Mission Valley
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Ever wonder why airplanes resemble birds? Why submarines are shaped like whales? It's because of biomimicry, an approach to development that creates solutions to human challenges by imitating the designs of nature. In this class, we will explore the ...

Admit One College Prep

February 23, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

February 23, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will receive instruction from local industry experts using UC San Diego Extension curriculum. This educational approach provides student...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Program Your Future FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Saturdays, January 25, 2020 - September 27, 2020 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. San Ysidro Branch Library Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will recei...

Library NExT: Admit One SAT Test Prep Series

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation A partnership between the San Diego Pu...

Admit One College Prep

March 1, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

March 1, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will receive instruction from local industry experts using UC San Diego Extension curriculum. This educational approach provides student...

Library NExT: Admit One SAT Test Prep Series

March 7, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation A partnership between the San Diego Pu...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

March 7, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Program Your Future FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Saturdays, January 25, 2020 - September 27, 2020 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. San Ysidro Branch Library Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will recei...

Your Amazing Brain

March 7, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Registration
Library Branch: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
Room: Community Room - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa
Program Type: Library NExT
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
In this interactive workshop, students will discover how brains work by examining sheep brains, building neurons out of pipe cleaners and harnessing the power of music to make a cockroach leg dance. Using tools like those used by real neuroscientists...

Admit One College Prep

March 8, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...

Ocean Series: Exploring Kelp

March 10, 2020
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Mountain View/Beckwourth Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mountain View/Beckwourth Library
Room: Community Room - Mountain View/Beckwourth
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Delve into the underwater ecosystem of San Diego’s kelp forest as you learn about algae and other incredible organisms. Interactive “creature features” will highlight a variety of marine animals, including invertebrates, fish and sharks. Students wil...

Your Amazing Brain

March 14, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Program Type: Library NExT
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
In this interactive workshop, students will discover how brains work by examining sheep brains, building neurons out of pipe cleaners and harnessing the power of music to make a cockroach leg dance. Using tools like those used by real neuroscientists...

Slime and Non-Newtonian Fluids

March 14, 2020
12:00pm - 3:00pm
San Carlos Library
Registration
Library Branch: San Carlos Library
Room: Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Slime: It’s slippery, gooey and oozy. But did you know you can use slime to model phenomena in the natural world? Just like slime, Earth’s glaciers, mudslides and quaking bogs are made of fluids that are neither liquid nor solid. Prepare for slimy fu...

Earthquakes in Your Backyard

March 14, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Linda Vista Library
Registration
Library Branch: Linda Vista Library
Room: Meeting Room - Linda Vista
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Students will discover the geologic activity happening all around them right now. We will examine Southern California’s fault systems and look at recent earthquake activity using online tools from the US Geological Survey. Students will learn how to ...

Library Next - Craftronics

March 14, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Students will explore the basics of circuits and electronic elements by using them in craft projects. Possible projects include a moving origami swan, light-up LED bracelet, moving robot bug, Play-Doh electronic sculpture, paper-circuit g...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

March 14, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Program Your Future FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Saturdays, January 25, 2020 - September 27, 2020 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. San Ysidro Branch Library Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will recei...

Marine Mammals of California

March 14, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Registration
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Program Type: Library NExT
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This workshop introduces students to the many marine mammals native to San Diego, including seals, sea lions, dolphins and great whales. Students will discover how researchers identify and study these fascinating animals. Then students will sculpt th...

Medicine & the Heart

March 14, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library
Registration
Library Branch: City Heights/Weingart Library
Room: Community Room - City Heights/Weingart
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Students will explore the body’s circulatory system with a focus on the heart. They will get an introduction to human anatomy and physiology and learn about different diseases linked to the heart. This workshop is aimed at students with an interest i...

Admit One College Prep

March 15, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm
Logan Heights Library
Library Branch: Logan Heights Library
Room: Community Room - Logan Heights
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT
Event Details:
Let San Diego Public Libraries assist you in preparing for the transition from high school to college through the Admit One College Prep Academy! Admit One provides an advantage on SAT & ACT test preparation. A partnership between the San Di...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

March 15, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mira Mesa Library
Library Branch: Mira Mesa Library
Room: Meeting Room - Mira Mesa
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will receive instruction from local industry experts using UC San Diego Extension curriculum. This educational approach provides student...
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Kitchen Chemistry: Fun with Flavors

March 17, 2020
3:30pm - 6:30pm
Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Meeting Room 222 - Central
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Library NExT
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Join us to explore cooking through a scientific lens. Students will sniff and taste different spices and learn about combining flavors. We will also test the validity of the traditional taste-bud map. Then students will choose a base of applesauce or...

Ocean Series: Exploring Kelp Forests

March 17, 2020
5:00pm - 8:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Registration
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Delve into the underwater ecosystem of San Diego’s kelp forest as you learn about algae and other incredible organisms. Interactive “creature features” will highlight a variety of marine animals, including invertebrates, fish and sharks. Students wil...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

Library NExT: Program Your Future

March 21, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
San Ysidro Library
Library Branch: San Ysidro Library
Room: Lloyd de Llamas Community Room - San Ysidro
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Educational, Library NExT, Science/STEAM
Event Details:
Program Your Future FREE Certificate Programs for High School Students! Saturdays, January 25, 2020 - September 27, 2020 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. San Ysidro Branch Library Parents are welcome to attend with their teens. Students will recei...