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Event Calendar

There’s always something stimulating going on at the San Diego Public Library Foundation and San Diego Public Library System. With 37 libraries throughout the city area, there are lots of locations and ways for you to get involved. Just toggle through our calendar below for featured  events along with a compiled list of upcoming events throughout the Library System. We look forward to seeing you!

CELEBRATION UNDER THE DOME – Friday, October 7, 2016

Mark your calendar for Friday, October 7 for this evening celebration which features breath-taking views, wonderful food, creative libations and top-notch entertainment. This vibrant, energetic event allows attendees to interact and experience the Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common in multiple literary-themed levels. The event supports all 36 San Diego Public Library locations. Tickets to this event will be on sale shortly. Click here for more information

To view the full San Diego Public Library Calendar of events click here.


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Library Events

  • Duran Exhibition

    Where: Pacific Beach/Taylor

    When: October 1, 2016 / 12:00 AM, December 24, 2016 / 12:00 AM

    Explore Kazumi “Kay” Duran’s world of collage, through prints of her paper and fabric interpretations of animals and flora.

  • Homework Help

    Where: Mira Mesa

    When: November 16, 2016 / 6:00 PM, December 14, 2016 / 6:00 PM

    Free homework tutoring for students grades K-12. Tutors will assist with all subjects. No registration required.

  • Homework Help

    Where: Mira Mesa

    When: November 23, 2016 / 6:00 PM, December 14, 2016 / 6:00 PM

    Free homework tutoring for students grades K-12. Tutors will assist with all subjects. No registration required.

  • Homework Help

    Where: Mira Mesa

    When: November 30, 2016 / 6:00 PM, December 14, 2016 / 6:00 PM

    Free homework tutoring for students grades K-12. Tutors will assist with all subjects. No registration required.

  • Chess Club

    Where: La Jolla/Riford

    When: December 4, 2016 / 1:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 3:00 PM

    Chess club is for anyone of any age who would like to learn, practice and play chess. Led by a nationally-ranked youth chess player.

  • The Friends of Central Library present Writer to Watch Mehrnoosh Mazarei

    Where: Central Library / Mary Hollis Clark Conference Center

    When: December 4, 2016 / 1:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 2:30 PM

    Mehrnoosh Mazarei co-founded and co-edited Forough, the first Persian magazine dedicated to women’s literature, and is the author of the novel… Read More

  • Walk-In eReader & Device Help

    Where: Central Library / 222 (Second Floor)

    When: December 4, 2016 / 2:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 4:00 PM

    Need help using and understanding your mobile technology? Drop-in for assistance with Android and iOS devices including: downloadable books, apps, social… Read More

  • Crafts with Fran

    Where: Otay Mesa-Nestor

    When: December 4, 2016 / 2:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 3:00 PM

    Quick crafts with Fran.

  • eReader eClinic: Learn to Download eBooks

    Where: Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa

    When: December 4, 2016 / 2:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 4:00 PM

    Learn how to download library eBooks to your eReader or computer. Quick tips & helpful hints to get the most out of your downloads. Bring your own eReader,… Read More

  • Do Your Homework @ the Library

    Where: Central Library / Homework Center (2nd Floor)

    When: December 4, 2016 / 2:00 PM, December 4, 2016 / 5:00 PM

    Homework Centers are open free of charge to students and their families in need of homework help. No pre-registration required.