La Jolla Community Calendar May 8-15

Gardeners’ Market
La Jolla Garden Club will hold its annual Gardeners’ Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10 on the patio at Chase Bank, 7777
Girard Ave. The potted plants, topiaries, succulent arrangements, baked goods and garden-oriented gifts are tied up with bows, ready to give to mom the next morning. (858) 488-2697.

Thursday, May 8
■ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449.
■ Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Exercises for all abilities. (858) 453-6719.
■ La Jolla Bar Association meets, noon. Manhattan Restaurant, Empress Hotel, 7766 Fay Ave. David Carr about substance abuse. Free for guests, $50 annual membership. (858) 551-2440.
■ Discussion, “Mozart’s Humors: Cultural and Clinical Problems of Retrospective Diagnosis” 2 p.m. Seuss Room of UCSD Geisel Library, 9500 Gilman Drive. (858) 822-5758.
■ La Jolla Town Council, Firefighter Eric Topacio presentation, 5 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. (858) 454-1444.

Friday, May 9
■ La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club Breakfast Meeting, 7:15 a.m. La Jolla Marriott, 4240 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 395-1222.
■ La Jolla Newcomers Club, 10 a.m. Courtyard adjacent to Prep Kitchen, 7556 Fay Ave. If you’ve moved to or within the 92037 in the last three years, this is a great way to meet people. (858) 456- 2386.
■ Computer Help Lab, 11 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.
■ Kiwanis Club of La Jolla meets, noon, La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7155 Draper Ave. First three meetings free as a member’s guest, then $15. (858) 945-2280.
■ Film noir screening, “Three on a Match” stars Joan Blondell and Bette Davis, 3 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.
■ Opening reception, Jan Staller photography plus SDSU art award winners, 6:30 p.m. Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. (858) 454-5872.

Saturday, May 10
■ Seniors Computer Group, 9:30 a.m. Wesley Palms, 2404 Loring St., Pacific Beach. Free for guests, $1 monthly membership. (858) 459-9065.
■ Four Paws Rescue dog-adoption event. Noon. In front of Ark Antiques, 7620 Girard Ave. (619) 518-1427.
■ Book discussion with Halina Duraj, UCSD professor of creative writing, reading from “The Family Cannon,” her new collection of stories, 7 p.m. D.G. Wills Books, 7461 Girard Ave. (858) 456-1800.
■ La Jolla Art Association Reception, 7-9 p.m. “Swinging into Summer,” exhibit open through May 18, 8100 Paseo del Ocaso, La Jolla Shores. (858) 459-1196.

Sunday, May 11
■ San Diego County Diversity and Inclusiveness Group meets to affect a faith-neutral name for the La Jolla December parade, 8:15 a.m. Starbucks, 1055 Torrey Pines Road. Free with RSVP: (858) 454-2628 or
■ La Jolla Open Aire Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Girard Avenue at Genter Street. (858) 454-1699.

Monday, May 12
■ Ico-Dance class, 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $7 members, $12 non-members.
■ La Jolla Community Planned District Ordinance Committee meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St.
■ Raja Yoga class, 4:30 p.m. Congregational Church of La Jolla, 1216 Cave St. Donations will be accepted. For more information, call (858) 395-4033. Newcomers are welcome.

Tuesday, May 13
■ The Boardroom San Diego for those changing careers, 8 a.m. La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave. Hank Blank; “How to rise above the crowd.” (858) 522-0827.
■ Relaxation Yoga with Sharon Hinckley RYT, 8:45 a.m. YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. $10 drop in (monthly pass available).
■ Rotary Club of La Jolla, noon, La Valencia Hotel, 1132 Prospect St. Lunch $30.
■ Hatha Chair Yoga, 12:30 p.m. library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.
■ Development Permit Review Committee meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St.
■ Community Balance Class, 6 p.m. Ability Rehab, 737 Pearl St., Suite 108. Free for MS Society members, $10 for non- members. (858) 456-2114.
■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets, 6:30 p.m. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. Free for guests, and $85 six-month membership.
■ Art History Lecture, “What’s Wrong With This Picture?” 7:30 p.m. Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. $14- $19. (858) 454-5872.

Wednesday, May 14
■ Soroptimist International of La Jolla, Larry Bowers of Bowers Jewelry, 7:30 a.m. The Shores Restaurant, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $15 per meeting at a three meeting a month minimum; $104 annually. Guests free with RSVP:
■ La Jolla Village Merchant’s Association meets, 8:30 a.m. The Cuvier Club, 7776 Eads Ave.
■ Social Service League of La Jolla meets, 10:30 a.m. Darlington House, 7441 Olivetas Ave.
■ Parenting presentation, how and when to talk to kids about money, 11:30 a.m. 4330 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 330. $15, includes lunch. RSVP: (858) 546-8505.
■ Torrey Pines of La Jolla Rotary meets, noon. Rock Bottom Brewery, 8980 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. GurneyMcM@ or (858) 459-8912.
■ Tapping to the Stars, dance classes for women, 12:30 p.m. advanced; 1:30 p.m. beginner. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. For pricing, e-mail
■ Widows & Widowers Support Group, 3 p.m. Robin Regele, Certified Wellness Instructor, benefits of laughter. White Sands La Jolla, 7450 Olivetas Ave. RSVP: (858) 450-5136.
■ Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 5:30 p.m. Mimi’s Café, 10788 Westview Parkway. First two meetings free, then $15.
■ Pacific Pearl La Jolla Destination Health Lecture Series, 6:30 p.m. 6919 La Jolla Blvd. Mimi Guarneri MD, FACC. (858) 459-6919.
■ La Jolla Shores Association meets, 6:30 p.m. Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Building T-29, 8840 Biological Grade.
■ American Cetacean Society meets, mission is to protect whales, dolphins, porpoises and their habitats through public education, research and conservation. 7 p.m. Sumner Auditorium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, near Kennel Way and Paseo Grande.

Thursday, May 15
■ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449.
■ Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Qi Exercises for all ages and abilities. (858) 453-6719.
■ Poetry Workshop, 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 412-6351.
■ American Legion — La Jolla Post 275, 6:30 p.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. (619) 572-1022.
■ Investment lecture, “Diversification Heresy: Breaking Through the Efficient Frontier,” 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Drive. Pre- registration is $5 — $8 at the door.

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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■ The deadline is noon, Thursday for publication in the following Thursday edition. Questions? Call Ashley Mackin at (858) 875-5957.

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