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CALENDAR: Arts and entertainment events in and around La Jolla

CONCERTS

Summer Pops concert.

La Jolla United Methodist Chancel Choir will perform “Music America” with Broadway and patriotic classics featuring chorus, solos, duets and instrumentals; ice cream social follows. 7 p.m. July 9 at the church, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Free. (858) 454-7108,

www.lajollaunitedmethodist.org

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Jazz saxophonist.

Steve Wilson will perform with pianist Billy Childs as part of the summer Farrell Family Jazz series at the Athe-naeum. 7:30 p.m. July 8, Athenaeum Music Arts Library, 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. $19-$24. (858) 454-5872.

Shows at Belly Up.

Carbon Leaf with Brandon Stanley, 9 p.m. July 8; Happy Hour-Atomic Groove, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 9; Don Carlos with Lloyd Hemmings, 9 p.m. July 9; Madhouse IV, 9 p.m. July 10; Salsa Sunday with Orquesta Primo, 8 p.m. July 11; Pablo Moses with Quino and James of Big Mountain, 9 p.m. July 13; Belly Laughs Comedy Show, 8 p.m. July 14; Dead Feather Moon, 9 p.m. July 15. Belly Up Tavern, 143 S. Cedros, Solana Beach. Prices vary. (858) 481-8140,

www.bellyup.com

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Shows at Anthology.

Bobby Long and He Is We, 7:30 p.m. July 8; Pete Escovedo Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. July 9-10; Anthology House Band, 7 p.m. July 13; Dwele, 7:30 p.m. July 16, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. July 17. Anthology, 1337 India St., San Diego. Prices vary. (619) 595-0300,

www.anthologysd.com

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Summer Pops 2010.

Kool The Gang. 7:30 p.m. July 9 and 10, Embarcadero Marina Park South. Prices vary. (619) 235-0804,

sandiegosymphony.com

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Athenaeum Summer Festival.

Pianist Gustavo Romero plays Chopin. 4 p.m. July 11, 18 and 25 and Aug. 1, Neurosciences Institute, 10640 John Jay Hopkins Drive, La Jolla. Series with dinner, $550; single shows with dinner, $150; shows only, from $25. (858) 454-5872,

www.ljathenaeum.org

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THEATER FILM

Movies at the library.

Last Tuesday of the Month movies, 2 to 4 p.m. “Up!”, July 27; “A Single Man,” Aug. 31; “The Blind Side,” Sept. 28. Film Noir Classics of the ‘40s and ‘50s, 3 p.m. “Side Street,” July 9; “Where Danger Lives,” Aug. 13; “Tension,” Sept. 10. Free. La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

The Comedy Store.

Local and national acts. “The Best of Hollywood and San Diego,” 8 p.m. July 8; Vicki Barbolak, 8 and 10:30 p.m. July 9 and 10; Funday, 7 p.m. July 11. Prices vary. The Comedy Store La Jolla, 916 Pearl St. (858) 454-9176,

www.comedystorelajolla.com

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“Tom Swift and the Visitor from Planet X.”

Live radio drama re-enactment coincides with Tom Swift exhibit. 4 p.m. July 16, UCSD Arts Library. Free. (858) 822-5758,

www.artslib.ucsd.edu

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“Surf Report.”

Family drama set in La Jolla, by Del Mar native Annie Weisman. 7:30 p.m. July 8-9, 2 and 8 p.m. July 10, 2 and 7 p.m. July 11, La Jolla Playhouse’s Mandell Weiss Theatre, UCSD campus. $31-$66. (858) 550-1010,

www.lajollaplayhouse.org

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“Harvey.”

A classic American comedy directed by Robert Smyth. Through July 25, Lamb’s Players Theatre, 1142 Orange Ave., Coronado. (619) 437-6000,

lambsplayers.org

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“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”

Two-time Tony Award-winning musical celebrates the mania of competition as the funniest, most lovable 13-year-olds try for the spelling title. Through Aug. 1, North Coast Repertory Theatre, 987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach. $32-$50. (858) 481-1055,

www.northcoastrep.org

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“Avenue Q.”

Broadway musical about life in New York City. Evening and matinees July 8-11, San Diego Civic Theatre, Third and B Street. $18-$76. (619) 570-1100 or (800) 982-2787,

www.broadwaysd.com

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ODDS ENDS

Farmers markets.

La Jolla: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays, corner of Girard and Genter, (858) 454-1699,

www.lajollamarket.com

; Solana Beach: 2 to 5 p.m. Sundays, South Cedros at Rosa Street; Del Mar: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 1050 Camino del Mar, (760) 727-1471.

Author visit.

Marlene Wagman-Geller will read and sign “Eureka: Surprising Stories Behind the Ideas That Shaped the World.” 7:30 p.m. July 8, Warwick’s, 7812 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Free. (858) 454-0347,

www.warwicks.com

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Library events.

Chess club, 1 to 4 p.m. July 11; Wii open play and tournament for teens, 3 p.m. July 13 (sign-up required); kids concert with Hullabaloo, 4 p.m. July 14; Linda Pequegnat will sign copies of her book “This Day in San Diego History,” noon to 5 p.m. July 15; poetry workshop, 2 p.m. July 15. La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. All events free. (858) 552-1657.

Pet events.

Muttropolis hosts a pug adoption event, noon to 2 p.m. July 10, 227 S. Cedros, Solana Beach, (858) 755-3647; ice cream social, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 10, 7755 Girard Ave., La Jolla, (858) 459-9663.

www.muttropolis.com

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Foundation for Women First Friday.

Ann Lovell, Lonette Williams and photographer Ann-Eve Cunningham share the latest and greatest happenings in Liberia. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 9, La Jolla Country Club, 7301 High Ave. $20.

www.foundationforwomen.org

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“Tiger Tales: The Stories of Oliver Chin.”

Children’s book author and publisher visits the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum. 2 to 4 p.m. July 11, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension, 328 J St., San Diego. Free. R.S.V.P. at (619) 338-9888, a href="https://www.sdchm.org"www.sdchm.org

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HEALTH FITNESS

Fourth annual Survivor Beach.

Show support for cancer research and honor individuals in their fight against cancer by forming the longest line of surfboards in the sand. 8 to 10 a.m. July 11, beach near Scripps Pier in La Jolla. Free.

www.longboardluau.org/survivorbeach.html

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Yoga deal.

On Fridays in July is a Happy Hour Ashtanga Yoga Class with a Bring a Friend for Free Class, all levels. 5:30 to 7 p.m., KORE Studio, 7843 Girard Ave., Suite G.

www.korepilates.com

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Support group.

Twelve-step meeting for people who have obsessive compulsive disorder and interested others. 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays, Department of Health Services Complex, Harbor Room, 3851 Rosecrans St., San Diego. Free.

OCAsandiego@hotmail.com

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GALLERIES

“Night of the Iguana.”

La Jolla Art Association fundraiser has a tropical theme to coincide with current exhibition of juried tropical art. 6:30 to 10 p.m. July 17, La Jolla Art Association, 8100 Paseo del Ocaso. Free. (858) 459-1196,

www.lajollaart.org

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Artist reception.

Ben Aubert’s “Obscure Landscapes.” Opens 6 to 8 p.m. July 13; show runs through July 31, La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper St., La Jolla. (858) 552-1656.

“Cardiff Collaborative.”

Through July 17, green/flash, 111 Chesterfield, Cardiff. Free. (858) 342-3031,

www.greenflashartshop.com

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Talmadge Art Show-North County.

Thirty-two artists will show and sell handmade objects. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 7, Encinitas Library, 840 Cornish Drive. Free. (619) 559-9082,

www.talmadgeartshow.com

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Opening reception.

Eric Wixon, “3-Pound Balance.” Reception 6 to 10 p.m. July 10, show runs July 10-Aug. 20, Project X: Art Gallery, 320 S. Cedros Ave., Solana Beach. (858) 792-9685,

www.projectxart.com

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“Botanica Magnifica.”

Works by Jonathan Singer. Through July 31, Symbolic Collection, 11425 Sorrento Valley Road, San Diego. Free. (858) 259-4411,

www.symboliccollection.com

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Artist reception.

“World of Color,” watercolors by Wally. 5 to 7 p.m. July 8, Rancho Santa Fe Library, 17040 Avenida de Acacias. Free. (858) 756-2512.

Surf history.

Discover the origins and legends and much more about this coastal sport at the California Surf Museum. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 312 Pier View Way, Oceanside. Members and kids under age 12 free, $1-$3 for everyone else. Free Thursdays. (760) 721-6876,

www.surfmuseum.org

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“It All Adds Up: Celebrating 20 Years of Exhibitions.”

10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through July 31, Athenaeum Music Arts Library, 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. Free. (858) 454-5872,

www.ljathenaeum.org

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Marine art.

“Coastlines from Around the World.” Through July 31, Cosmopolitan Fine Arts Gallery, 7932 Girard, La Jolla. (858) 456-9506.

“Erotic Serenity.”

New works by William Goodman. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, Madison Gallery, 1020 Prospect St., La Jolla. Free. (858) 459-0836,

www.madisongalleries.com

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Fabian Perez.

Monarch Gallery, 1205 Prospect St., La Jolla. (858) 454-1231,

www.monarchfineart.com

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Bill Rastetter: “Nighttime Seascapes.”

Photographs. Through July, Joseph Bellows Gallery, 16904 Via de Santa Fe, Rancho Santa Fe. Free. (858) 456-5620,

www.josephbellows.com

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Surf exhibit.

“Waveriders: Perspectives on Surfing La Jolla, 1930-1950.” Noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, through July 16, Wisteria Cottage, 780 Prospect St., La Jolla. Free. (858) 459-5335,

www.lajollahistory.org

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“Tom Swift Centennial.”

8 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Sundays, through July 31, West Wing of Geisel Library at UCSD. (858) 534-8074,

artslib.ucsd.edu

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“Double Up. Double Up.”

11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily, through July 24, Quint Contemporary Gallery, 7739 Drury Lane, La Jolla. (858) 454-3409.

“RE: VIEW.”

The work of 15 photographers exploring the period from the late 1960s through the early 1980s. Through July, Joseph Bellows Gallery, 7661 Girard Ave., La Jolla. (858) 456-5620,

www.josephbellows.com

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“Patch and Paint.”

Works of Richard Allen Morris. Through July 24, R. B Stevenson Gallery, 7661 Girard Ave.

www.rbstevensongallery.com

Balboa Park Events
“Robin and the 7 Hoods.”

World premiere of a musical based on the book by Rupert Holmes. July 14-Aug. 22, Old Globe Theatre. $68-$89. (619) 234-5623,

www.balboapark.org

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“Earth Exposed.”

Come face-to-face with erupting geysers, crumbling mountains and wind-driven waves at the new 5,000-square-foot interactive exhibition. Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. (619) 238-1233,

www.rhfleet.org

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“Toulouse-Lautrec’s Paris.”

Selections from the Baldwin M. Baldwin Collection will feature some 100 masterpieces on view for the first time in 20 years. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, open to 9 p.m. Thursdays, through Sept. 2, San Diego Museum of Art. (619) 232-7931,

www.sdmart.org

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“Point of View.”

Fine art photography and digital art by six award-winning artists. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, through July 19, Gallery 21, Spanish Village. Free. (619) 233-9050,

www.spanishvillageart.com

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Puppet shows.

“Cinderella.” July 8-11 and July 14-18, in the Pan American area of the park.

www.balboaparkpuppets.com

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“All That Glitters: The Splendor and Science of Gems and Minerals.”

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, San Diego Natural History Museum, 1788 El Prado. $10–$16. (619) 232-3821,

www.sdnhm.org

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Twilight in the Park.

30th year for free, live music under the stars. 6:15 to 7:15 p.m., Spreckels Organ Pavilion. Cool Rays (rock ‘n’ roll), July 8; Orquesta Bi-Nacional de Membo, July 13; Hillcrest Wind Ensemble, July 14; Los Alacranes (Latin-folk and regional Mexican), July 15.

www.balboapark.org

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“Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece.”

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 5, San Diego Museum of Art, 1450 El Prado. $4.50-$12. (619) 232-7931,

www.TheSanDiegoMuseumofArt.org

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“Seeing Beauty” through the eyes of photographers; also “State of Mind: A California Invitational.”

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado. $4-$6 adults; free second Tuesdays. (619) 238-7559,

mopa.org

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“Heroes and Artisans.”

Mexican folk art. Through Jan. 2, Mingei International Museum.

www.mingei.org

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Aviation art.

Seventy paintings from the finest aviation master artists in the world; also “The Science of ... Aliens” interactive exhibit. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily, San Diego Air Space Museum, 2001 Pan American Plaza. $9-$24.

www.asaa-avart.org

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www.sandiegoairandspace.org

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Old Globe Summer Season.

“King Lear,” through Sept. 23, in repertory with “The Madness of George III,” through Sept. 24; “The Taming of the Shrew,” through Sept. 26; “Robin and the Seven Hoods,” July 14-Aug. 22; “Twelfth Night” and “As You Like It” (student productions), July 19-Aug. 16; “The Last Romance,” July 30-Sept. 5. The Old Globe, 1363 Old Globe Way. $29-$89. (619) 234-5623,

www.theoldglobe.org

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ARTivities for ages 6-12.

1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays (except the third Tuesday of each month). Sculpture, July 8-9; Heroes and Myths, July 13-16; Elements of Art: Shape, July 21-23; Landscapes, July 27-30. San Diego Museum of Art, 1450 El Prado. (619) 231-7650,

www.thesandiegomuseumofart.org

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“Disney’s My Son Pinocchio: Geppetto’s Musical Tale.”

San Diego Junior Theatre production. 7 p.m. Fridays, 2 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, through July 18, Casa del Prado Theatre. $8-$14. (619) 239-8355,

www.juniortheatre.com

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