Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

After School Movie: Pokemon Detective Pikachu

September 19, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
In a world where people collect Pokémon to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent talking Pikachu who seeks to be a detective. 2019. 104 minutes. PG. Free refreshments for movie-goers.   ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

MOVIE @ THE LIBRARY

September 20, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
The Secret Life Of Pets 2 PG | 2019 | 1h 25m   Max and his pet friends explore the idyllic farm they now call home whenever their owner is out of sight. Hilarious circumstances ensue as the formerly urban denizens make sense of their ne...
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.

Matinee Madness: The Emoji Movie

September 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6), Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art
Event Details:
Enjoy a movie and themed activity.  This month we will be watching "The Emoji Movie" and designing your very own Emoji! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Showtime Sunday

September 22, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Lights, Camera, Action! Come join us for snacks and a movie chosen by our amazing staff in the Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab. All families are welcome for this activity! All movie suggestions are highly appreciated. ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

September 25, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Family Flix: Aladdin (Live Action)

September 25, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Denny Sanford Children's Library (1st Floor)
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Join us for family-friendly movies and snacks, courtesy of the Friends of the Central Library.  This film is rated PG.  Families with children 6-12 are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

After School Movie: The Sun Is Also a Star

September 26, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
A hopeless romantic ambivalent about his future in medical school falls for a hard-luck young woman who doesn't believe in love. 2019. 100 minutes. PG-13. Free refreshments for movie-goers. ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Otaku Orientation [An Anime Club]

September 26, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Teen Center- Game Room (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films, Art, Literature
Event Details:
Do you like anime? Brand new to it all? Been watching for a while but need some  suggestions? Or do you just like being around  fellow fans? Join us for Otaku Orientation where we’ll find a way to introduce you to something new about J...
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.

Pick A Flick: New School Year

September 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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: Films
Event Details:
Vote by Friday, September 13, to help select a film to mark the start of a new school year for us to screen on Friday, September 27 at 2pm!  Back to School (1986, PG-13, 96 min) A self-made millionaire enrolls in coll...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

MOVIE @ THE LIBRARY

September 27, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
College-Rolando Library
Library Branch: College-Rolando Library
Room: Community Room - College-Rolando
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Beauty and the Beast PG 2017 ‧ Fantasy/Romance ‧ 2h 19m   An arrogant prince is cursed to live as a terrifying beast until he finds true love. Strangely, his chance comes when he captures an unwary clockmaker, whose place is then tak...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Showtime Sunday

September 29, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Lights, Camera, Action! Come join us for snacks and a movie chosen by our amazing staff in the Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab. All families are welcome for this activity! All movie suggestions are highly appreciated. ...
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.

Picture This: Blowin’ Up

September 30, 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: Featured, Films, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Working within a broken criminal justice system, a team of rebel heroines work to change the way women arrested for prostitution are prosecuted. Official Selection, 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Directed by Stephanie Wang-Breal. NR | 1h 34min | POV ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

October 2, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Showtime Sunday

October 6, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Lights, Camera, Action! Come join us for snacks and a movie chosen by our amazing staff in the Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab. All families are welcome for this activity! All movie suggestions are highly appreciated. ...
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.

Anime Club

October 7, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult
Program Type: Films, Community Engagement, Educational
Event Details:
Join us on the first Monday of every month as we will be learning and discussing anime! For ages 16 and up. Visit http://animefocus.org for more information.  ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

October 9, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Otaku Orientation [An Anime Club]

October 10, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Teen Center- Game Room (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films, Art, Literature
Event Details:
Do you like anime? Brand new to it all? Been watching for a while but need some  suggestions? Or do you just like being around  fellow fans? Join us for Otaku Orientation where we’ll find a way to introduce you to something new about J...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Showtime Sunday

October 13, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Lights, Camera, Action! Come join us for snacks and a movie chosen by our amazing staff in the Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab. All families are welcome for this activity! All movie suggestions are highly appreciated. ...
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.

One Book, One San Diego: Feature Film: Milk

October 14, 2019
2:00pm - 4:15pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Films, One Book, One San Diego
Event Details:
Come watch Milk (2008, R, 128 minutes) on our big screen, while enjoying free popcorn. Description: Biopic of murdered San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, a human-rights activist and the first openly gay man elected to major ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

October 16, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.
This event is in the "Emerging Adults (18-25)" group.

After School Movie : Captain Marvel

October 17, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
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)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. 2019. 123 minutes. PG-13. Free refreshments for movie-goers! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

TONGUES UNTIED: 30th Anniversary Screening

October 18, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Library
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Neil Morgan Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Films, LGBTQIA, One Book, One San Diego
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 197
Event Details:
Join us for a 30th anniversary screening of the ground-breaking film Tongues Untied by late filmmaker Marlon Riggs. Cornelius Moore, a colleague of Riggs' who was involved in the film's production and appeared in the cast will lead the...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Sustainable Scripps -Zero Waste Symposium

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Richard Anthony, Director of Zero Waste San Diego • Background on zero waste  Laura Anthony, SD Fixit Clinic • Bringing back the ‘repair’ mentality (less  Landfill waste) Lindsey Smith - Shopping with Intent • How to be a Zer...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Showtime Sunday

October 20, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Library Branch: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Room: Legler Benbough Performance Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
Lights, Camera, Action! Come join us for snacks and a movie chosen by our amazing staff in the Legler Benbough Teen IDEA Lab. All families are welcome for this activity! All movie suggestions are highly appreciated. ...
This event is in the "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

Afternoon Anime

October 23, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Library Branch: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Room: Community Room - Scripps Miramar Ranch
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Films, Art, Community Engagement
Event Details:
Life is better with anime, so join us every Wednesday for a one hour anime break! We’ll provide the anime and some light snacks, just come and unwind with us! Each week we’ll pick a different series or film to watch, so every week will be different! ...
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.

After School Movie : The Incredibles 2

October 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Marla Haas Community Room - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Middle Grades (9-12), Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25)
Program Type: Films
Event Details:
The Incredibles hero family takes on a new mission, which involves a change in family roles: Bob Parr (Mr Incredible) must manage the house while his wife Helen (Elastigirl) goes out to save the world. 2018. 118 minutes. PG. Free refreshments for ...
This event is in the "Young Adults (13-17)" group.

Otaku Orientation [An Anime Club]

October 24, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Teen Center- Game Room (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17)
Program Type: Films, Art, Literature
Event Details:
Do you like anime? Brand new to it all? Been watching for a while but need some  suggestions? Or do you just like being around  fellow fans? Join us for Otaku Orientation where we’ll find a way to introduce you to something new about J...