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La Jolla Community Calendar June 12-18


The Jewish Community Center used book sale closes with a bargain bag sale, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 15 at 4126 Executive Drive. Everything (excluding specially-priced items and art) that can fit into a brown paper grocery bag is yours for $10 (or a plastic grocery bag for $5). (858) 362-1150.

La Jolla Community Calendar June 5-12


La Jolla’s American Cancer Society Relay For Life, a 24-hour walk to raise money for cancer research, starts 9 a.m. Saturday, June 7 at La Jolla High School, 750 Nautilus St. Supporters are welcome any time and individual walkers do not need to walk all 24 hours. Donations accepted. (858) 551-9811.

Community leaders gather in La Jolla for Props B and C

Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Environmental Health Coalition executive director Diane Takvorian (at podium), Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez, District 1 City Councilmember Sherri Lightner and La Jolla Community Planning Association board president Joe LaCava. Ashley Mackin

On May 16, Speaker of the Assembly Toni Atkins, assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez, District 1 City Councilmember Sherri Lightner and La Jolla Community Planning Association board president Joe LaCava met at the Cuvier Club in La Jolla to announce their support for Propositions B and C, and to encourage voters to vote “yes” on the measures in the June 3 election.

La Jolla Community Calendar May 29 – June 5


La Jolla Presbyterian Church hosts a community dinner-and-a-movie, 4:30 p.m. (dinner), 6 p.m. (movie),
Wednesday, June 4 at 7715 Draper Ave. After pizza in the courtyard, the church will screen “Beyond Sight,” the true story of a Derek Rabelo, a blind boy from Brazil who becomes a big wave surfer.

La Jolla Community Calendar May 22-28


Check out the public art scene across town during a free, Murals of La Jolla Walking Tour, 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, departing from the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. The 60-90 minute tour will be led by curator Lynda Forsha. Participants should wear comfortable shoes. Reservations suggested at (858) 454-5872.

La Jolla Community Calendar May 15-22


Artists will be on hand to talk about their work during a free exhibition, 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 16 at the La Jolla Lutheran Church, 7111 La Jolla Blvd. There will be an art talk at 7 p.m. (858) 454-6459.

Support group for widows, widowers meets Wednesdays in La Jolla

La Jolla Widows and Widowers Support Group will meet 3-4 p.m. Wednesday May 14 at White Sands La Jolla, Jack Patton Community Room, 7450 Olivetas Ave.

La Jolla Community Center to host health expo


Celebrate wellness with a visit to the second “Lifetime of Healthy Living,” health fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, May 9 at the La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd.

La Jolla Community Calendar May 8-15


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.

La Jolla’s Best Bets for events


In honor of the first California Bookstore Day, two La Jolla bookstores will host special events throughout Saturday, May 3. Story time for children, open mics, book signings, special books available for purchase that day only and more. Schedule at and

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