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La Jolla Community Calendar Aug. 13-20

A Visit to Astana

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■ La Jolla Photo Travelers Club will explore ‘The Amazing New Capital of Kazakhstan’ at its next meeting, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17 at Wesley Palms, 2404 Loring St. Member Faye Girsh recently spent time visiting Astana, in the predominantly Muslim country in Central Asia. christam10@icloud.com

Thursday, Aug. 13

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■ 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. lajollalibrary.org

■ iPad class, No experience necessary, walk-ins welcome. Basics 10 a.m., beginner 11 a.m. $5-$10. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

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

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■ Medical lecture, “Learn How Holistic Integrative Medicine Can Transform Your Health & Wellbeing,” 4 p.m. Pacific Pearl La Jolla, 6919 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-6919.

■ Kiwanis Club of La Jolla Young Professionals gathering, 5 p.m. Hennessey’s Tavern, 7811 Herschel Ave. rawsom@kw.com

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

Friday, Aug. 14

■ 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

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

■ Computer Help Lab, 11 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ Dog adoption event with Operation Greyhound, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ark Antiques, 7620 Girard Ave. (858) 459-7755.

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■ 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

Saturday, Aug. 15

■ Computer Genealogy Society of San Diego meets 9 a.m. program at 10:20 a.m. UCSD, 9500 Gilman Drive. Directions: cgssd.org

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

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

■ Atheists La Jolla meets, 3:45 p.m. outside Starbucks, 8750 Genesee Ave. Suite 244. Repeats Sunday, 7 p.m. Peet’s Coffee, 8843 Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite 202. RSVP: teddyrodo@hotmail.com

■ Art exhibit, “Some Sort of XXX,” featuring work of Richard ChauDavis (18 and older event, contains nudity) 6 p.m. Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery, 7742 Herschel Ave. Suite M. (858) 401-9549.

Sunday, Aug. 16

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■ 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. sdcdig.org

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

■ Pacific Coast Chorale presents “Choral Gems: A collection of choral favorites,” 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Donations accepted. (858) 552-1657.

Monday, Aug. 17

■ Ico-Dance class, 9 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $7 members, $12 non-members. amandabanks.com/ico-dance

■ La Jolla Pen Women & Friends meets for afternoon of stories, audience members encouraged to read their self-written short stories, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Refreshments. (858) 245-1677.

■ Raja Yoga class, guided by the Nataraja Yoga and Meditation Center, 4:30 p.m. Congregational Church of La Jolla, 1216 Cave. St. By donation. (858) 232-1241.

■ Open Mic Cabaret, 7 p.m. Hennessey’s, 7811 Herschel Ave. (858) 232-1241.

Tuesday, Aug. 18

■ La Jolla Shores Planned District Advisory Board meets, 9 a.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

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

■ Hatha Chair Yoga, 12:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ Development Permit Review Committee meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

■ Community Balance Class, 6 p.m. Ability Rehab, 737 Pearl St., Suite 108. Free for MS Society members, $10 for non-members. (858) 456-2114.

■ Distinguished Speaker series presents San Diego Opera’s new general director David Bennett, 6 p.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets to improve public speaking skills, 6:30 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Free for guests, and $85 six-month membership. president@tmlajolla.org

Wednesday, Aug. 19

■ Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 7:15 a.m. Torrey Pines Christian Church, 8320 Scenic Drive North. First three meetings free, then $15. essheridan@aol.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

■ Tapping to the Stars, dance classes for women, noon advanced; 1 p.m. beginners, Ooh La La Dance Academy, 7467 Cuvier St. $70-$87 a month. nancy@tappingtothestars.com

■ Beth Israel of San Diego Men’s Club Dinner Forum, with speaker Bert Lazerow, Professor of Law “Recovering Holocaust Art,” 6:30 p.m. Deli dinner. $15 with an RSVP, $18 without. (858) 900-2598. cbisd.org/event/mcforum-july

Thursday, Aug. 20

■ 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. lajollalibrary.org

■ iPad class, No experience necessary, walk-ins welcome. Basics 10 a.m., beginner 11 a.m. $5-$10. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

■ Lecture, “This month in La Jolla history,” 11:30 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $5. (858) 459-0831.

■ Pen to Paper writing group, 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

■ Office hours with Asseblymember Toni Atkins’ representatives, 4 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552–1657.

■ Medical lecture, “Learn How Holistic Integrative Medicine Can Transform Your Health & Wellbeing,” 4 p.m. Pacific Pearl La Jolla, 6919 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-6919.

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

All events are free unless otherwise noted.