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The fifth annual Celebration Under the Dome event, Alchemy: A Magical Evening of Transformation is Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the San Diego Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common. Join Honorary Co-Chairs Joan and Irwin Jacobs and Audrey Geisel for an evening of magic, entertainment, extraordinary cuisine and craft cocktails paired with experiences that illustrate firsthand the Library’s life-enriching programs. Proceeds allow the Library Foundation to support educational and cultural programs and new technology for all 36 Public Libraries.


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