Events

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 25

    Thursday, May 25 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Small business consulting, 9 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org Exercise class, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063...

  • Mt. Soledad, Miramar Cemetery to hold Memorial events this weekend in La Jolla and San Diego

    Mt. Soledad, Miramar Cemetery to hold Memorial events this weekend in La Jolla and San Diego

    The Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial will honor Gold Star Families at its 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony, 2-3 p.m. Monday, May 29 at 6905 La Jolla Scenic Drive South in La Jolla. The Gold Star first made an appearance during World War I after being placed over a service flag’s blue star when...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, May 18

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar, May 18

    For The Animals La Jolla Veterinary Hospital’s fourth annual ‘Paws and Pints’ fundraiser is set for 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 18 at The LOT, 7611 Fay Ave. All proceeds go to The Face Foundation and Friends of County Animal Shelter (FOCAS) Program at The Rancho Coastal Humane Society. Auction, mix,...

  • La Jolla Phototravelers Club to host NASA ‘Twin Study’ speaker

    La Jolla Phototravelers Club to host NASA ‘Twin Study’ speaker

    For more than 30 years, the La Jolla Phototravelers Club has met monthly to share photos and stories from faraway places, but this month’s meeting is taking things farther than they ever have — to space! The next speaker is Brinda Rana, Ph.D., associate professor at the Stein Institute for Research...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, May 11

    Thursday, May 11 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Viking Day at The LOT, all day with 20 percent of proceeds generated 7 a.m. to midnight, to La Jolla High. foundationofljhs.com Small business consulting, 9 a.m. Riford...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 4

    Budget Town Hall Meeting Here’s the chance to share your ideas and priorities for the City of San Diego’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget (July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018) at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 6 in the La Jolla Village Square Community Room, 8657 Villa La Jolla Drive. RSVP requested to: barbarabry@sandiego.gov...

  • LET’S REVIEW: Recycled art exhibits shine at California Center for the Arts

    LET’S REVIEW: Recycled art exhibits shine at California Center for the Arts

    The R word — Recycling — has been a buzzword in the art world for more than a few years. Now California Center for the Arts has opened a pair of recycled art exhibits that are well worth the trip to Escondido. One is a national touring show, “Second Time Around: The Hubcap as Art,” and the other,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, April 27

    A big Rummage Sale and Boutique will be 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at La Jolla Christian Fellowship, 627 Genter St. Free hotdogs while you shop. Furniture, vases, clothes, home decor, accessories, sports equipment and more. (858) 454-9636. Thursday, April 27 Sunrise Rotary Club of La...

  • La Jolla Concours d’Elegance 2017 sees record attendance

    La Jolla Concours d’Elegance 2017 sees record attendance

    Although the number totals are still rolling in, organizers say increases in social media exposure, the quality of cars on display and the show’s international reputation were factors in drawing thousands to the La Jolla Concours d’Elegance, April 7-9 with LPL Financial as the big day’s title sponsor....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 20

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 20

    Sunday: La Jolla Half Marathon The 36th La Jolla Half Marathon and Shores 5K will take place Sunday, April 23 with more than 5,000 athletes expected to participate. Half Marathon runners start at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and race down the coast 13.1 miles to the finish line at Ellen Browning Scripps...

  • La Jolla Light community calendar: April 13

    Egg Hunt Day La Jolla Rec Center will host its annual Spring Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 15 at 615 Prospect St. $5 admission includes arts & crafts, a meet-and-greet with Peter Rabbit, and a goodie bag. Hours: 10 a.m. for ages 2 and under, 10:30 a.m. for ages 3-4, 11 a.m. for ages...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 6

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 6

    Sunset Stroll Friday Bird Rock Community Council will host its first ‘Sunsets on the Boulevard’ shopping and dining event, 5 p.m. Friday April 7. Select shops along La Jolla Boulevard will stay open later and offer discounts. More details at birdrockcc.org Thursday, April 6 Sunrise Rotary Club...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 30

    Remember That? La Jolla Library will open its new ‘Memory Lab’ with a kick-off lecture, 10 a.m. Saturday, April 1 at 7555 Draper Ave. Archivist Jerry Handfield will discuss ‘What to Save from Grandma’s Attic.’ A photo-scanning workshop follows at 11 a.m. Free. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 23

    Pass the Popcorn ‘Joy’ screens 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 at La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. The movie stars Jennifer Lawrence as Joy Mangano, in a biographical comedy-drama, loosely based on the self-made millionaire who created her own business empire. Free. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 16

    Thursday, March 16 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Exercise class for adults, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. jbale@sdccd.edu Small business consulting, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 9

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 9

    Dog Adoptions on March 11 Four Paws Rescue, 11 a.m., in front of Ark Antiques, 7620 Girard Ave. (619) 518-1427. Maltese Rescue California, 11 a.m. at PetSmart La Jolla, 8657 Villa La Jolla Drive in La Jolla Village Square shopping park. Second Chance Rescue, 2 p.m. Unleashed by Petco, 8843 Villa...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 2

    Thursday, March 2 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Exercise class for adults, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. jbale@sdccd.edu Small business consulting, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 23

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 23

    White Elephant Sale The 85th annual bargain-hunters event (sponsored by St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church) is set for Feb. 24-26 at La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. First Choice Night begins at 5:30 p.m. Friday, with $15 admission for first dibs. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 16

    Thursday, Feb. 16 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Exercise class for adults, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. jbale@sdccd.edu Small business consulting, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 9

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 9

    From Sea to Shining Sea Photographer Jim Richter and his wife spent two years seeing the United States in a mobile home and recording the sights of this country on a camera. See the results during his presentation at La Jolla Photo Travelers Club meeting 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15. Wesley Palms,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 2

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 2

    Book Lecture Author Arielle Ford (who created a system to manifest her soulmate using visualizations, rituals and prayers) has combined her methods with the stress-reducing trend of adult coloring books. She will discuss her latest book, ‘Ink-Spirations: Love by Design,’ 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 26

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 26

    Family Friendly Fun In honor of Chinese New Year (Jan. 28) and the new exhibit ‘Fantasy of Asia,’ the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum will perform ‘A Dragon’s Tale,’ 3:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27 at the La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Learn how the Chinese zodiac came to be through storytelling...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, Jan. 19

    Baffled by Facebook? Oasis (a healthy-aging public service initiative) and La Jolla Library will present ‘I’m on Facebook, now what?’ 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23 at 7555 Draper Ave. The free program will cover Facebook features, photo albums, tagging photos, your timeline, chatting, messaging and...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, Jan. 12

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar, Jan. 12

    Coffee with Friends Join the La Jolla Newcomers for coffee, 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 13 at Harry’s Coffee Shop, 7545 Girard Ave. If you’ve moved to or within the 92037 ZIP code in the last three years, this is a way to meet people and enjoy breakfast and informative conversation. (858) 490-0086. drwolfrf@msn.com...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar, Jan. 5

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar, Jan. 5

    Documentary Screens The Children’s School will present ‘The Mask You Live In,’ a film that explores how media and cultural beliefs about masculinity impact boys and men, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10 at the school, 2225 Torrey Pines Lane. Free, but RSVP recommended: tcslj.org/rsvp Thursday, Jan. 5 Sunrise...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, Aug. 25

    La Jolla Community Calendar, Aug. 25

    ▪ Brady “Orca” Bradshaw will discuss apnea theory and ways to maximize the lengths at which swimmers and divers can hold their breath under water, 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27 at 1008 Torrey Pines Road. Sponsored by La Jolla Swim & Sport. Suggested donation $25. (858) 454-4002. Thursday, Aug. 25...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar: Aug. 18-25

    La Jolla Community Calendar: Aug. 18-25

    ▪ Thursday evenings through Sept. 1, guests can visit the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) for free, with guided tours of “Holdings: Selections from MCASD’s Collection,” music by DJs from the Roots Factory, a cash bar and places for picnicking with ocean views, 5-8 p.m. at 700 Prospect...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, Aug. 11-18

    La Jolla Community Calendar, Aug. 11-18

    Each Saturday this month, La Plaza La Jolla, 7863 Girard Ave., will present free outdoor music featuring local artists. Hear Sam Bybee on acoustic guitar 3 p.m. Aug. 13; Ian Tordella on Aug. 20; and Erika Davies on Aug. 27. (619) 564-7644. facebook.com/laplazalajolla Thursday, Aug. 11 ▪ Sunrise...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar: Aug. 4-11

    La Jolla Community Calendar: Aug. 4-11

    In honor of its first anniversary, Lil’ Dipper will offer free ice cream scoops noon to 1 p.m. and 5-6 p.m., Friday, Aug. 5 at 4130 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 102. (858) 336-9811. lildipp.com Thursday, Aug. 4 ▪ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro....

  • Laughing It Up in La Jolla: The Comedy Store offers a special Sunday with 'Last Comic Standing' winner Dat Phan

    Laughing It Up in La Jolla: The Comedy Store offers a special Sunday with 'Last Comic Standing' winner Dat Phan

    What is the funniest place in all of La Jolla? The 900 block of Pearl Avenue. That’s because it’s the home, at 916, of The Comedy Store, a place that has been churning out laughs for the last 40 years — in the same location! It all began back in 1976 when The Comedy Store was opened in South Mission...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, July 28

    La Jolla Community Calendar, July 28

    Former San Diego Union-Tribune reporter Kristen Green will give a book signing and discussion on her book, “Something Must Be Done about Prince Edward County,” a New York Times bestseller on race, civil rights and education that tells the story of the decision by white leaders in her hometown to...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, July 21-28

    La Jolla Community Calendar, July 21-28

    The Kiwanis Club of La Jolla Pancake Breakfast will be serving up all-you-can-eat flapjacks and sausages, 7:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23 at La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Other activities include music, face painting, bounce houses, arts & crafts, and more. $10 for adults (kids under...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, July 14-21

    To kick-off a planned weekly potluck-and-film screening event, Misfit Pictures HQ will present a free showing of the 1984 classic, “Ghostbusters,” starring Bill Murray, 5 p.m. Sunday, July 17 at 565 Pearl St., Suite 100. Screenings continue weekly, with films to be announced. (858) 291-8553. misfitpictures.com...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, July 7-14

    Preceding the La Jolla Community Planning Association (LJCPA) meeting, 6 p.m. Thursday, July 7, there will be a Special Trustee Election, from 3 to 7 p.m. at La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Three candidates are vying to fill one vacant seat on the board for a two-year term expiring March...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, June 30-July 7

    Thursday, June 30 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ Pen to Paper writing group meets, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552–1657. lajollalibrary.org...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, June 23-30

    La Jolla Community Calendar, June 23-30

    Mystery writers T. Jefferson Parker and Matt Coyle will speak at La Jolla’s Riford Library, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 25 at 7555 Draper Ave. Jefferson has written 22 novels, and Coyle is known for his Rick Cahill crime novel series. Free. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.orgThursday, June 23 ▪ Sunrise...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, June 16-23

    La Jolla Community Calendar, June 16-23

    The Enhance La Jolla committee will host two community information meetings 10 a.m. or 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 at the Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. to explain the proposed Maintenance Assessment District for La Jolla and answer questions from attendees. Free. enhancelajolla.orgThursday, June 16...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, June 9-16

    La Jolla Community Calendar, June 9-16

    La Jolla Woman’s Club will host an Open House, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 15 at 7791 Draper Ave. Meet members, learn about the club and upcoming activities. Appetizers and cocktails. RSVP: (858) 454-2354 or e-mail julia.fagin@fnf.comThursday, June 9 ▪ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m....

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, June 2-9

    The La Jolla Film Festival will screen eight short films, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 4 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 700 Prospect St. Sponsors include Don Carlos Taco Shop, GoPro, Mitch’s Surf Shop and Warwick’s. Thursday, June 2 ▪ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel,...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar: May 26 to June 2

    La Jolla High School will graduate its Class of 2016 at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 21 at UC San Diego. Here is a list of when La Jolla’s other schools let out: ▪ Thursday, June 2: Gillispie School ▪ Friday, June 3: La Jolla Country Day School ▪ Thursday, June 9: Evans School ▪ Friday, June 10: Stella Maris...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, May 19-26

    La Jolla Community Calendar, May 19-26

    ▪ Integrative health cardiologist Dr. Mimi Guarneri and naturopathic doctor and licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Moira Fitzpatrick will lead an evening about women’s health, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26 at Pacific Pearl La Jolla, 6919 La Jolla Blvd. Light refreshments. Free. RSVP appreciated: (858)...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, May 12-19

    La Jolla Community Calendar, May 12-19

    Thursday, May 12 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ▪ Pen to Paper writing...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, May 5-12

    La Jolla Community Calendar, May 5-12

    Thursday, May 5 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ▪ Pen to Paper writing...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, April 28 - May 5

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 28 - May 5

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 28 - May 5, 2016 Thursday, April 28 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center,...

  • In Your Dreams

    In Your Dreams

    Facilitators plan ‘insights’ workshop

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, April 21-28

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 21-28

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 21-28, 2016: Thursday, April 21 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, April 14-21

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 14-21

    Thursday, April 14 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ▪ La Jolla Bar Association...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, April 7-14

    La Jolla Community Calendar, April 7-14

    Thursday, April 7 ▪ 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. (858) 453-6719. ▪ iPad class, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ▪ Pen to Paper writing...

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