La Jolla Community Calendar Dec. 18

Toy Drive Saturday

■ Hotel La Jolla and Hiatus Lounge will host a toy drive party, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at 7955 La Jolla Shores Drive. Guests may bring in a new, unwrapped toy that will be delivered to the Rady Children’s Hospital oncology floor. Come with the whole family (including four-legged members) to meet and take photos with Santa. Cocoa and holiday treats will be served in the hotel lobby. (858) 459-0261. hotellajolla.com

Thursday, Dec. 18

■ 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. Gentle exercises. (858) 453- 6719. LaJollaLibrary.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

■ Office hours with Speaker of the Assembly Toni Atkins representatives, 4 p.m. La Jolla Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. LaJollaLibrary.org

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

Friday, Dec. 19

■ 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

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

■ Art Interact meets with projects for kids, 3:30 p.m. La Jolla Riford Library, 755 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Grand Opening, Ooh La La Dance Academy’s Expansion & Le Petit Chateau Café & Bakery, 1 p.m. 7467 Cuvier St. Complimentary Coffee & French Pastries ollda.com

Saturday, Dec. 20

■ 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., Pacific Beach. Free for guests, $1 monthly membership. (858) 459-9065.

■ Art class with live model, 10 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $10 (fee depends on number of participants and could vary). (858) 459-0831.

■ Holiday workshop Japanese art of flower arranging (Ikebana), 9:30 a.m. La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552- 1657. LaJollaLibrary.org

■ Art display and reception for Opposablism Art Movement, 7 p.m. Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery, 7742 M Herschel Ave. (858) 401-9549. dolphinandhawk.com/Exhibit

Sunday, Dec. 21

■ San Diego County Diversity and 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.

■ Film screening, presented by Hemlock Society of San Diego, “One True Thing” 2 p.m. La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave. The Hemlock Society believes in choice, dignity and control at the end of life. (619) 507-9915.

■ Last day of The Second City Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Comic production with sketches, improv and songs. Contains adult language. La Jolla Playhouse, 2910 La Jolla Village Drive. (858) 550-1010. lajollaplayhouse.org

Monday, Dec. 22

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

■ Jewelry making class, 2:30 p.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

■ Raja Yoga class, guided by the Nataraja Yoga and Meditation Center, 4:30 p.m. Congregational Church of La Jolla, 1216 Cave St. Donations accepted. (858) 395- 4033.

Tuesday, Dec. 23

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

Wednesday, Dec. 24

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

Thursday, Dec. 25

■ Merry Christmas!

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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