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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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Pre-School Storytime

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Library Branch: Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library
Room: Community Room - Allied Gardens/Benjamin
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Literature
Event Details:
All young children and their caregivers are welcome to join us for stories, songs and rhymes. We hope to see you there! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
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: Literature
Event Details:
Join Ms. Teri for an engaging preschool storytime that promotes a love of reading and quality together time. Featuring stories, fun, and play! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Preschool Storytime

February 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Paradise Hills Library
Library Branch: Paradise Hills Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Pre-readers (3-6)
Event Details:
Bring in your preschooler for a storytime to help develop communication skills through storybooks and songs.   ...
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 "Pre-readers (3-6)" group.

Arts & Crafts for Preschoolers

February 20, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Point Loma/Hervey Library
Library Branch: Point Loma/Hervey Library
Room: Makerspace - Point Loma/Hervey
Age Group: Pre-readers (3-6)
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Join us for our weekly craft after our story times in the children’s art area. ...
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 "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Balance Strong

February 20, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Community Room/Taylor Gallery - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Details:
Learn leg strengthening exercises to help your balance & posture. Chairs are also available for seated exercises. ...
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 "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.

Knit and Crochet Circle

February 20, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rancho Peñasquitos
Library Branch: Rancho Peñasquitos
Room: Community Room - Rancho Peñasquitos
Age Group: Young Adults (13-17), Emerging Adults (18-25), Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Art
Event Details:
Bring your knit and crochet projects and socialize with fellow stitchers! All levels are welcome and instruction is available. ...
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.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Zentangle: Pen/Pencil Holder Project

February 20, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North Clairemont Library
Registration
Library Branch: North Clairemont Library
Room: Meeting Room - North Clairemont
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Please sign up online.  Limited to 20 attendees.  Plan to arrive at least 10 minutes before 1pm or your reserved space may go to the next person on the list.  Call (858) 581-9931 for assistance or with questions.  Thank you for yo...
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 "Elementary (7-8)" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades (9-12)" group.

After School Happy Hour

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Library Branch: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library
Room: Children's Area - Pacific Beach/Taylor
Age Group: Elementary (7-8), Middle Grades (9-12)
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
Join us after school for a fun and relaxing time.  Every day will have a variety of activities to choose from, such as coloring, puzzles, crafts, legos and more.  Staff might lead a craft or read a story, and there will be activities t...

Legal Clinic

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library
Library Branch: Central Library
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
**Find us at the 3rd Floor Partner Services Desk** This monthly legal referral and advocacy clinic is for men and women experiencing homelessness. The program provides free access to an attorney and is conducted at the 3rd Floor Desk. ...
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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mah Jong Club

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Carmel Valley Library
Library Branch: Carmel Valley Library
Room: Community Room - Carmel Valley
Age Group: Adult, Older Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement
Event Details:
We host both American and Chinese Mah Jong. No instruction provided so players must know how to play the game. Adults only. Please bring your own Mah Jong tiles.  ...