La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Oct. 12

‘Women in the Military’

The La Jolla Woman’s Club ‘Women in Leadership’ speaker series will host Colonel Jennifer E. Shaar, Commanding Officer of Headquarters and Service Battalion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot/Western Recruiting Region, San Diego, discussing her career highs and lows, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12 at La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. Free, open to men and women. Light appetizers and a cash bar. RSVP: (858) 454-2354 or president@lajollawomansclub.com

Thursday, Oct. 12

Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449.

Silver Age Yoga, 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation suggested. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Small business consulting, 9 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Health education class for older adults, 9:30 a.m. Information programs, physical exercise and/or mental exercises/activities designed to reduce stress and anxiety. Instruction is focused on adults 55 and older, but all ages (18 and up) are welcome. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Free. (619) 388-1953.

Lecture, “Home Sweet Home: Housing Strategies in Retirement,” 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Continental breakfast will be served. All attendees will receive a copy of the book “Grace and Grit” by Fritzi Gros- Daillon. RSVP: (858) 459-8289 ext 304 or maryrose@financialalternatives.com

Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Chair Yoga, 10:15 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Wolfstein Sculpture Park Tour, 11 a.m. 9888 Genesee Ave. Docent-guided tour of the more than 25 pieces on the campus of Scripps La Jolla. Wear comfortable shoes and sun protection. RSVP: Volunteer Services Department (858) 626-6994.

La Jolla Bar Association meets, noon, Manhattan Restaurant, Empress Hotel, 7766 Fay Ave. Deputy District Attorney Paul Greenwood, head of the Elder Abuse Protection Unit speaks. No guest charge, $50 annual fee. (858) 875-5142.

Pen to Paper writing group meets, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

La Jolla Town Council meets, 5:30 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. (858) 454-1444.

Oneness Meditation Group meets, 7 p.m. La Jolla Wellness Studio, 7580 Fay Ave., Suite 103 (across from Vons). No experience necessary. (858) 200-5096. ellengrimes108@gmail.com

Friday, Oct. 13

La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. La Jolla Marriott, 4240 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 395-1222. lajollagtrotary.org

Coffee Around Town with La Jolla Newcomers, 10 a.m. Brick and Bell Café at The Shores, 2216 Avenida de la Playa. If you have moved to or within the 92037 ZIP code in the last three years, this is a way to meet some friendly people. (858) 490-0086. drwolfrf@msn.com

Tai Chi, 10 a.m. beginner, 10:45 a.m. advanced, La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1658.

Computer Help Lab, offering help with general questions on computers and their programs, 11 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Kiwanis Club of La Jolla meets, noon, La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7155 Draper Ave. First three meetings free, then $15. (858) 900-2710. kiwanisclublajolla.org

Saturday, Oct. 14

Seniors Computer Group, 9:30 a.m. Wesley Palms, 2404 Loring St., Pacific Beach. How to use computers and smartphones safely. Free for guests, $1 monthly membership. (858) 459-9065.

Concert, Robin Henkel solo blues, 10 a.m. Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 5627 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 551-1707.

Workshop, “Grandparenting Today,” 10 a.m. Scripps Campus Point, 10010 Campus Point Drive. A refresher on taking care of infants, including getting baby to go back to sleep, car seat safety and changes in infant care. Seating is limited. RSVP: 1-800-SCRIPPS.

Children’s Virtues Class, 10:30 a.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. childrensclass.webs.com or hedyy19@gmail.com

Start-Biz Club meets, 10:30 a.m. Hear ideas from budding entrepreneurs. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552–1657. lajollalibrary.org

Art class for adults with Judith Shufro, 11 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Dog adoption event with Maltese Rescue California, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at PetSmart La Jolla, 8657 Villa La Jolla Drive in La Jolla Village Square shopping center.

Dog adoption event with Second Chance Rescue of San Diego, 2-6 p.m. Unleashed by Petco 8843, Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite 203. (858) 457-2036.

Sunday, Oct. 15

La Jolla Open Aire farmers market, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Girard Avenue at Genter Street. (858) 454-1699.

Blessing of the Pets, 10:30 a.m. Guests are encouraged to bring along new, unopened containers of pet food and cat litter to the service along with their pets to be given to the San Diego Humane Society. Congregational Church of La Jolla, 1216 Cave St. Free. lajollaucc.org

Monday, Oct. 16

Ico-Dance class, (low impact, full bodied, expressive dance class for all ages and abilities) 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $7 members, $12 non-members. amandabanks.com/ico-dance

Exercise class for adults, 9:30 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-3870.

La Jolla Shores Planned District Advisory Board meets, 11 a.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. bit.ly/planningagendas

La Jolla Pen Women meets, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Tuesday, Oct. 17

Health education class for older adults, 9:30 a.m. Information programs, physical exercise and/or mental exercises/activities designed to reduce stress and anxiety. Instruction is focused on adults 55 and older, but all ages (18 and up) are welcome. Free. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Free. (619) 388-1953.

Silver Age Yoga, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation suggested. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

French Conversation Class, 10:30 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Free for LJCC members, $5 non-members. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, noon, La Valencia Hotel, 1132 Prospect St. Lunch $30. Guests welcome. lora.fisher@usbank.com

Mind-body fitness for older adults, 12:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

La Jolla Garden Club meets, 1 p.m. La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. Specialty floral designer Terri Cornell of Majestic Floral speaks. Visitors welcome. (858) 274-2740.

Development Permit Review Committee meets (pending items to review), 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

Community Balance Class, learn techniques to improve balance, walk safely and maximize independence, 6 p.m. Ability Rehab, 737 Pearl St., Suite 108. Free for MS Society members, $10 for non-members. (858) 456-2114.

Wednesday, Oct. 18

Soroptimist International of La Jolla breakfast meeting, to help women and girls succeed, 7:15 a.m. The Shores Restaurant, 8110 Camino Del Oro. First two meetings complimentary, then $16. (858) 454-9156. soroptimistlj@gmail.com.

Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 7:20 a.m. Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, Roetter Hall, 4321 Eastgate Mall. First three meetings free, then $15. tbilotta1@gmail.com

Exercise class for adults, 9:45 a.m. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-3870.

Torrey Pines of La Jolla Rotary Club meets, 11:30 a.m. Rock Bottom Brewery, 8980 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 459-8912. gurneymcm@aol.com

Social Bridge, 12:30 p.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $2 LJCC members, $4 non-members. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Alzheimer Caregiver Support and Discussion Group meets, 1:30 p.m. La Jolla United Methodist Church, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 454-3745

Movie Club, 1:30 p.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Free for LJCC members, $5 non-members. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

La Jolla Traffic and Transportation board meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. manana@san.rr.com

Thursday, Oct. 19

Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449.

Silver Age Yoga, 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation suggested. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Small business consulting, 9 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Health education class for older adults, 9:30 a.m. Information programs, physical exercise and/or mental exercises/activities designed to reduce stress and anxiety. Instruction is focused on adults 55 and older, but all ages (18 and up) are welcome. United Methodist Church of La Jolla, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Free. (619) 388-1953.

Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Chair Yoga, 10:15 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org

Pen to Paper writing group meets, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552–1657. lajollalibrary.org

Poetry Workshop, 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 412-6351. lajollalibrary.org

Concert, Whitney Shay and Robin Henkel, 5 p.m. Farmer & The Seahorse, 10996 Torreyana Road. (858) 260-5400.

American Legion La Jolla Post 275, 6:30 p.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. (619) 572-1022.

Oneness Meditation Group meets, 7 p.m. La Jolla Wellness Studio, 7580 Fay Ave., Suite 103 (Across from Vons). No experience necessary. (858) 200-5096. ellengrimes108@gmail.com

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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