Events

  • So much to see and do! La Jolla Art and Wine Fest adds celebs, family events, speakers to 2016 lineup

    So much to see and do! La Jolla Art and Wine Fest adds celebs, family events, speakers to 2016 lineup

    The eighth annual La Jolla Art and Wine Festival is stepping up its entertainment game this year so those who stroll the streets looking at world-class art have something to see and do at every corner.  The two-day juried art show — to be held 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 and 10 a.m. to 6...

  • La Jolla's Best Bets for events, Sept. 29

    La Jolla's Best Bets for events, Sept. 29

    Music in the Air UC San Diego Department of Music opens its fall season with pianist Aleck Karis, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UCSD campus, 9500 Gilman Drive. Concert also launches the 2016-17 installment of the department’s Wednesdays@7 concert series. Program includes...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, Sept. 29

    Dive into Family Fun Day! With the new aquatic complex open to the public, La Jolla YMCA presents a free, family fun day open to all, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday Oct. 1 at 8355 Cliffridge Ave. Activities and games, BBQ, water safety demonstrations, splash pad and tours of the facility. (858) 453-3483....

  • La Jolla Cove 10-mile relay swim moved to La Jolla Shores due to fear of water contaminants

    Citing water quality concerns, the 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 La Jolla 10-Mile Relay Swim was moved from La Jolla Cove to La Jolla Shores. A message posted on the organizations’ website states: “Water testing at La Jolla Cove has indicated a heightened level of bacteria for most of the summer and...

  • La Jolla's Best bets for Events, Sept. 15

    La Jolla's Best bets for Events, Sept. 15

    Let’s Talk About Books La Jolla Pen Women present a conversation with Neal Katz, author of “Outrageous: The Victoria Woodhull Saga,” chronicling the story of the first female candidate for president. Includes an introduction and brief history of female presidents and prime ministers worldwide,...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar: Sept. 22-28, 2016

    Thursday, Sept. 22 Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Exercise class for ages 55 and older, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. jbale@sdccd.edu Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave....

  • La Jolla News Nuggets, September 15

    La Jolla News Nuggets, September 15

    Sept. 20 will be 'Joe LaCava Day' in SD The City of San Diego plans to proclaim Tuesday, Sept. 20 as "Joe LaCava Day" in the City of San Diego in recognition of the La Jolla resident, community activist and one-time City Council candidate. The honor includes a proclamation at City Hall in Council...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, Sept. 8-15

    ▪ The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, which conducts daily lectures and seminars for members over 50 years old, will have an open house for new or interested members. 9:30 a.m. Sept. 10. UCSD extension campus, 9600 North Torrey Pines. (858) 534-3409. olli.ucsd.edu Thursday, Sept. 8 ▪ Sunrise...

  • La Jolla Community Calendar, Sept. 1-8

    La Jolla Community Calendar, Sept. 1-8

    ▪ UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography will host an Open House, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6 for an evening of scientific discoveries and institutional updates over coffee and dessert. Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences, Margaret Leinen, will discuss conservation efforts and Assistant...

  • 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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