La Jolla Community Calendar April 2-8

Campus Blood Drive: San Diego Blood Bank will accept donations at UC San Diego, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 8-10. The Bloodmobile will be parked on Library Walk. Anyone age 17 and older, who weighs at least 114 pounds and is in good health, may qualify to give blood. A meal and fluids are recommended prior to donation. All donors must show picture I.D. (800) 469-7322. sandiegobloodbank.org

Thursday, April 2

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

■ Beginning computer and iPad class, computer 10 a.m., iPad 11 a.m. Walk-ins welcome. $5-$10. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

■ E-clinic, learn to download e-books and access online resources from a tablet or mobile device, 3 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Great Artists exhibit finale, 6 p.m. The Children’s School, 2225 Torrey Pines Lane. Study of a particular artist by students. (858) 454- 0184. greatartists@tcslj.org

■ La Jolla Community Planning Association meets, 6 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

(Good) Friday, April 3

■ 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

■ La Jolla Newcomers Club meets, 10 a.m. Sugar and Scribe Bakery, 7660 Fay Ave. If you’ve moved to or within 92037 in the last three years, this is a way to meet friendly people. (858) 456-2386. munderkofler@san.rr.com

■ Kiwanis Club of La Jolla meets, noon, La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7155 Draper Ave. First 3 meetings free as a member’s guest, then $15. (858) 945-2280. frankbeiser@gmail.com

■ Women in Leadership lecture by San Diego City Council President Sherri Lightner, hosted by La Jolla Woman’s Club and La Jolla Woman’s Club Foundation, 5:30 p.m. 7791 Draper Ave. Seating limited, RSVP: info@lajollawomansclub.com or (858) 454-2354.

Saturday, April 4 Passover Begins

■ Japanese flower arranging (Ikebana) class, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552- 1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ Book-making craft for adults, 10 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Sunday, April 5 Easter

■ San Diego County Diversity & 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. hgslajolla@gmail.com

■ La Jolla Open Aire Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Girard Avenue at Genter Street. (858) 454-1699.

■ San Diego Early Music Society, open rehearsal, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Monday, April 6

■ Classes resume from spring break for schools on traditional calendar.

Tuesday, April 7

■ Rotary Club of La Jolla, noon, La Valencia Hotel, 1132 Prospect St. Lunch $30. Guests welcome. russellk1615@gmail.com

■ Soroptimist International of La Jolla monthly dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m. for prospective/current members. Location given upon RSVP to soroptimistlj.org

■ Bird Rock Community Council meets, 6 p.m. BR Oyster & Sushi, 5752 La Jolla Blvd. info@birdrockcc.org

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

■ Science lecture, marine biologist Dr. Laura Jordan-Smith, “How sharks and stingrays interact with their environment and with people,” 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Isha Krya Meditation class, 6:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Seaside Quilt Guild monthly gathering, 6:30 p.m. social time, programs at 7 p.m. Soledad Club, 5050 Soledad Road. $5. lois.c.heath@att.net

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets to improve their public-speaking skills, 6:45 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Free for guests, $85 six-month membership. president@tmlajolla.org

Wednesday, April 8

■ La Jolla Village Merchant’s Association meets, 8:30 a.m. The Cuvier Club, 7776 Eads Ave. info@lajollabythesea.com

■ Social Service League of La Jolla meets, 10:30 a.m. Darlington House, 7441 Olivetas Ave. ssl@darlingtonhouse.com

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

■ Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 5:30 p.m. Mimi’s Café, 10788 Westview Parkway. First two meetings free, then $15. essheridan@aol.com

■ La Jolla Shores Association meets, 6:30 p.m. Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Building T-29, 8840 Biological Grade. ljsa.org@gmail.com

■ American Cetacean Society meets to protect whales, dolphins, porpoises and their habitats, 7 p.m. Sumner Auditorium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, near Kennel Way and Paseo Grande. sd-info@acsonline.org

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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