Events

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 25

    Open House at The Conrad Saturday The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center will host a free Community Arts Open House, 2-6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27 at 7600 Fay Ave. There will be performances by students from its Community Music Center, San Diego Civic Youth Ballet, San Diego Youth Symphony &...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 18

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 18

    Egg Hunt Time! Hop your way to the Rec Center at 615 Prospect St. on Saturday, April 20 for the annual Spring Egg Hunt! Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for a meet-and-greet with Peter Rabbit (bring a camera!) followed by egg-hunting: 10 a.m. for ages 2 and under; 10:30 for ages 3-4; 11 a.m. for ages 5-6;...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 11

    Captain Talks Crime Police Department Northern Division Captain Tina Williams will be the featured speaker for the Kiwanis Club luncheon/meeting at noon, Friday, April 12 in the La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. The meeting is open to the community. $15 per person. (858) 945-2280....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 4

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 4

    All About Polar Bears The American Cetacean Society will host JoAnne Simerson’s presentation about polar bears, 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10 at Sumner Auditorium, 8595 La Jolla Shores Drive. Simerson spent 18 seasons in Churchill Manitoba during polar migration time, and many summers in the Arctic...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 28

    Election Results Revealed Thursday La Jolla Community Planning Association will have a special meeting to announce its recent election results and break the tie, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 28 at the Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. lajollacpa.org Thursday, March 28 Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 14

    Movie Fundraiser The Lot La Jolla will host Las Patronas Day on Friday, March 15 with 20 percent of food, drinks, gift card and movie ticket purchases going to support the work of the philanthropy group. The Lot is at 7611 Fay Ave. laspatronas.org Thursday, March 14 Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 7

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 7

    The San Diego Chapter of the American Cetacean Society presents Linsey Sala and Catherine Nickels to speak on: “Addressing the euphausiid prey (commonly known as krill) field and selective predation by blue whales in the southern California Current System” during its 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 13...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 28

    Tennis, Everyone? The 130th annual Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles Championship takes the courts Feb. 28 to March 3 at La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, 2000 Spindrift Drive with many of the nation’s top NCAA teams as well as independent players. Spectators are welcome and admission is free. ljbtc.com...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 21

    Shop ’Til You Drop St. James by-the-Sea’s 87th annual White Elephant Sale will offer gently-used clothing, jewelry, antiques, housewares, books, art and furniture to the Parish Hall, Silverado Street at Eads Avenue, and Cuvier Club, 7776 Eads Ave. ‘First Choice Night’ 5-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 ($15...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 14

    Growing Groundcovers Mike from Green Meadow Growers will talk about sedges, sedums and grasses (and what they can do for your garden), with tables of samples for sale at the next La Jolla Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 at La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. lajollagardenclub.org...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 7

    Barbara Bry to Speak at Kiwanis Club meeting District 1 City Council member and La Jolla resident Barbara Bry will be the featured speaker at the Kiwanis Club of La Jolla meeting, noon, Friday, Feb. 8 at La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave. The event includes lunch, brief club business...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 31

    Blood Drives This Week UC San Diego and the San Diego Blood Bank have partnered to host three days of blood drives from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5; Wednesday, Feb. 6 and Thursday, Feb. 7. The bloodmobile will be parked on the campus’ Library Walk, 9500 Gilman Drive. Donors must show picture...

  • La Jolla merchants board ratifies plan for a busy 2019

    La Jolla merchants board ratifies plan for a busy 2019

    It promises to be a busy 2019 for the La Jolla Village Merchants Association (LJVMA) board, which ratified a 21-point strategic plan at its Jan. 9 meeting at the Riford Library. High among the plan’s goals were new revenue streams, including a new associate membership for local merchants lacking...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 17

    ‘Angst’ Screens La Jolla Cluster Association will present a screening and panel discussion of the film ‘Angst,’ 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17 in the La Jolla High School auditorium, 750 Nautilus St. The documentary includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and Olympic swimmer...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 10

    Thursday, Jan. 10 Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 7 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Silver Age Yoga, 9 a.m. Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org Small business consulting, 9 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Jan. 3

    Drones for Good The San Diego Chapter of the American Cetacean Society presents Domenic Biagini speaking on ‘Drones for Good,’ 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Sumner Auditorium in La Jolla Shores Drive. Biagini will discuss how non-research photography drones have dramatically changed the whale watching...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Dec. 27

    Documentary Screens Watch and discuss ‘Christmas Tech,’ a documentary film about the technological advances that change the way we decorate for the holidays (think the elaborate Macy’s window display in Herald Square), view the holidays and give gifts for the holidays, 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Dec. 13

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Dec. 13

    Lunch with Santa Lunch with Santa is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 at the La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Remember to register early and bring a camera; the event includes lunch, face painting and cookie decorating. Parents may only reserve a spot for their own children. (858) 552-1658....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Dec. 6

    Community Celebration The Children’s Pool Plaza unveiling celebration is 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9 at the sidewalk area near the lifeguard tower, 834 Coast Blvd. Festivities include a chance to walk the improved sidewalk above Children’s Pool, music by DJ Ron Jones, onsite book check-out with La...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Nov. 29

    Holiday Bargains St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church’s Christmas Bazaar runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, and 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 at 743 Prospect St. Find gently used decorations, collectibles, gift ideas, ornaments, clothing and more at bargain prices. Sunday, there will...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: July 5

    Thursday, July 5 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 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,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: June 28

    Coffee with a Pastor Tim Seery, pastor of Congregational Church of La Jolla, invites all to stop by Pinpoint Cafe, 7855 Ivanhoe Ave., from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, June 29 for a meet-and-greet and good conversation. Thursday, June 28 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 a.m. The Shores Hotel,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: June 21

    Spotlight on Children’s Pool A lecture on the history of La Jolla’s landmark, the Children’s Pool is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 at La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Learn more about its orgins and ongoing efforts to have it listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (858) 552-1657....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: June 14

    Thursday, June 14 Flag Day Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 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....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: June 7

    Thursday, June 7 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 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. La Jolla...

  • Summer Fun Guide: Lots to do in La Jolla and San Diego after a day at the beach!

    Summer Fun Guide: Lots to do in La Jolla and San Diego after a day at the beach!

    A look at fun summer activities across La Jolla, including art exhibits, concerts, film screenings, community parties, educational events, theatrical productions and more.

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 31

    Thursday, May 31 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449. Silver Age Yoga, 9 a.m. Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation suggested. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org Small business consulting, 9 a.m. La Jolla Library,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 24

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 24

    Climate Book Talk Dr. Peter Kalmus, an atmospheric scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will discuss and sign his book, ‘Being the Change: Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution,’ 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24 at Warwick’s, 7812 Girard Ave. The book dives into Kalmus’ life change that...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 17

    Salk Talk Psychiatrist Jonathan Salk, son of Jonas Salk, developer of the polio vaccine, will host a book signing and discussion, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24 at Geisel Library, 9500 Gilman Drive, off Library Walk on UCSD campus. In the new book “A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future,”...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 10

    Tennis Time, Ladies! The return of five defending singles champions will highlight the USTA National Women’s Senior 50-90 Hard Court Tennis Championships, with matches 8 a.m. May 10-11 and 9 a.m. May 12-13 at La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, 2000 Spindrift Drive. The top competitors (ages 50 to 90+)...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: May 3

    Surf’s Up Kids! The Menehune Youth Surf Contest is back, Saturday, May 5 at La Jolla Shores with longboard and shortboard divisions for ages 7-18, plus super-menehunes for ages 6 and younger. Details at ljssa.org Muirlands Family Fun Muirlands Rocks, the annual festival for incoming sixth-graders...

  • ASIAN FILM FEST SPRING SHOWCASE: Women in director’s chair

    ASIAN FILM FEST SPRING SHOWCASE: Women in director’s chair

    The eighth annual San Diego Asian Film Festival Spring Showcase, from Pacific Arts Movement, will feature 15 films from eight countries — with more than half directed by women — screening April 19-26 at Mission Valley UltraStar Cinemas and the Natural History Museum Theater in Balboa Park. Festival...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 26

    Focus on Dementia Monarch Cottage will present a two-part panel discussion about aging issues at the La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. “Hope After the Diagnosis,” is 6 p.m. Thursday, April 26; and “Finding Joy in the Journey,” is 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 1. Free. RSVP: (619) 955-0492 or...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar April 19

    Thursday, April 19 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 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. La Jolla...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar April 12

    Dance the Night Away The Ballroom Dance Club meets 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 at the Soledad Club, 5050 Soledad Road. Dinner is served and there’s music provided by a live band. $60 per couple. Newcomers welcome. RSVP: (703) 505-9654. Thursday, April 12 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 a.m....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 5

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: April 5

    Time to Give Blood San Diego Blood Bank and La Jolla Commons partner for a blood drive, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday April 11 at La Jolla Commons Park/West Courtyard, 4747 Executive Drive. One pint of blood, the amount volunteers give when they donate, can save up to three lives. Donors must be...

  • Secret Garden Tour will showcase La Jolla courtyards

    Secret Garden Tour will showcase La Jolla courtyards

    “Courtyards on the Coastline,” the theme of the 20th annual La Jolla Historical Society’s Secret Garden Tour, will offer views of the landscapes and seascapes that grace La Jolla. Tickets are now on sale for the benefit, slated for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19. The six houses on the tour...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 29

    Library Closing Dates No April foolin’! The La Jolla Riford Library will close for four days: Friday, March 30 and Saturday, March 31 in honor of the Cesar Chavez Holiday; and Sunday, April 1 and Monday, April 2 for building maintenance. The library will reopen Tuesday, April 3. (858) 552-1657....

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 22

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 22

    A look at events happening in La Jolla this week, including community advisory meetings, exercise classes, lectures, technology help, dog adoption events, rotary club meetings and more

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 15

    All About Camellias Dean Turney, past president of San Diego Camellia Society, will bring specimens of many varieties and talk about their planting and care at the La Jolla Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 20 at La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. Free. lajollagardenclub.org Thursday,...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 8

    La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 8

    Bargain Shopping The 58th annual La Jolla United Methodist Church rummage sale runs 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 10 at 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Find furniture, housewares, clothing, Christmas items, books, toys, jewelry and kids’ wear. (858) 454-7108. lajollaunitedmethodist.org Thursday, March...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: March 1

    Thursday, March 1 Silver Age Yoga, 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Donation suggested. (858) 459-0831. ljcommunitycenter.org Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 453-6719. lajollalibrary.org Chair Yoga, 10:15 a.m. Community Center, 6811 La Jolla...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 22

    Attention Bargain Hunters! St. James By-the-Sea’s annual White Elephant Sale opens with First Choice Night Party, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23 (admission $15 at the door, includes wine and appetizers); the main sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24; the half-price sale noon, Sunday Feb. 25; and...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 15

    Growing Greenery Jackie Seidman, of Jackie and the Beanstalk, will speak about how to refresh landscaping at the next La Jolla Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20 at La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. Guests welcome. lajollagardenclub.org Thursday, Feb. 15 Sunrise Rotary Club of La...

  • La Jolla Light Community Calendar: Feb. 8

    Thursday, Feb. 8 Sunrise Rotary Club of La Jolla meets, 7 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. La Jolla...

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