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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

  • Art Gallery Exhibit, "Print Culture"

    Where: Central Library / Art Gallery 9th Floor

    When: December 10, 2016 / 12:00 PM, February 26, 2017 / 4:00 PM

    "Print Culture" draws attention to the unique creative relationship between the defense industry and San Diego’s community of artists in the 1950s and… Read More

  • Makerspace Craft Station

    Where: University Community

    When: January 17, 2017 / 12:00 AM, January 17, 2017 / 12:00 AM

    A Makerspace Craft Station is available in the Children’s Area with a different craft each week.

  • Chess Club

    Where: Rancho Peñasquitos

    When: January 17, 2017 / 3:15 AM, January 17, 2017 / 4:15 AM

    All levels of experience welcome. Learn to play or learn to play better!

  • Baby & Toddler Storytime

    Where: Allied Gardens/Benjamin

    When: January 17, 2017 / 10:00 AM, January 17, 2017 / 11:00 AM

    Little ones ages birth to three and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs and movement activities while learning about early literacy skills. Afterward,… Read More

  • Open Lab @ the Innovation Lab

    Where: Central Library Innovation Lab / 3rd Floor

    When: January 17, 2017 / 10:00 AM, January 17, 2017 / 2:00 PM

    The Innovation Lab is open! Stop by to check out 3d printers, vinyl cutters, CNC mill, sewing machines, and more! Bring a project to work on and meet other… Read More

  • Baby Time

    Where: Otay Mesa-Nestor

    When: January 17, 2017 / 11:30 AM, January 17, 2017 / 12:00 PM

    Interactive Baby program that incorporates the caretaker in doing movement, singing, play, and literacy.

  • Tiny Tots Rhythm & Rhymes

    Where: North Clairemont

    When: January 17, 2017 / 11:45 AM, January 17, 2017 / 12:15 PM

    A special class for babies and toddlers with children's songs, nursery rhymes, instruments, and books. Recommended for ages 2-5.

  • Balboa Book Club Discussion

    Where: Balboa

    When: January 17, 2017 / 11:45 AM, January 17, 2017 / 12:45 PM

    Join the Balboa's Adult Book Club and read a new and exciting book each month then join the discussion held every 3rd Tuesday of the month. January: "The… Read More

  • ESL Language Coach

    Where: Balboa

    When: January 17, 2017 / 12:00 PM, January 17, 2017 / 3:00 PM

    New Adult program at Balboa Branch Library – ESL Language Coach, Martha Henderson will be assisting Adults with ESL needs such as reading, writing and… Read More

  • Hatha Chair Yoga

    Where: La Jolla/Riford

    When: January 17, 2017 / 12:30 PM, January 17, 2017 / 1:30 PM

    Hatha Chair Yoga is a restorative and contemplative class designed to promote physical and emotional balance, release stress, and create greater inner… Read More