La Jolla Community Calendar Jan. 16 - 23

Thursday, Jan. 16

■ 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 for all ages and abilities. (858) 453- 6719 or

LaJollaLibrary.org

■ American Legion — La Jolla Post 275, 11:30 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro, P.O. Box 188 La Jolla, CA 92038-0188

■ Pen to Paper writing group meets, noon, Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave.

LaJollaLibrary.org

or (858) 552-1657.

■ Poetry Workshop, 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 412-6351.

■ Tour/networking event, hosted by the La Jolla Woman’s Club, 5 p.m. La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. RSVP by Jan. 9 to MDykstraSells@gmail.com

■ Distinguished Speaker Series presents Dr. Elliot Hirshman, president of San Diego State University on “The state of the university and plans for the future,” 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. lecture. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. RSVP: Assistant@LJCommunityCenter.org or (858) 459-0831.

Friday, Jan. 17

■ La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club Breakfast Meeting, 7:15 a.m. La Jolla Marriott, 4240 La Jolla Village Drive. $20.

LaJollaGTRotary.org

or (858) 395-1222.

■ Computer Help Lab, tackling general questions on computers and programs, 11 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657 or

LaJollaLibrary.org

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

Saturday, Jan. 18

■ Computer Genealogy Society of San Diego meets, 9 a.m. Robinson Auditorium complex at UCSD, 9500 Gilman Drive. Lynn A. Hibben will present “Free Smartphone Apps” to help genealogists be more effective. Visit

cgssd.org

for more details and directions to the meeting location.

■ Seniors Computer Group, 9:30 a.m. Wesley Palms, 2404 Loring St., Pacific Beach. Free for guests, $1 monthly membership. (858) 459-9065.

Sunday, Jan. 19

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

Monday, Jan. 20

■ Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observed, schools on traditional schedule closed

■ 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.

■ La Jolla Photo Travelers Club presentation, “Mali, including Timbuktu,” 7:30 p.m. Wesley Palms, 2404 Loring St., Pacific Beach. ChristaM10@icloud.com

■ Write Out Loud presentation of Orpheus Speaks, 7:30 p.m. Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. $12- 17. (858) 454-5872.

Tuesday, Jan. 21

■ The Boardroom San Diego meets for those changing careers, 8 a.m. La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave. “From employee to entrepreneur.” First three meetings free, then $25 three-month membership. RSVP required:

TheBoardroomSanDiego.org

or (858) 522-0827.

■ Rotary Club of La Jolla, noon, La Valencia Hotel, 1132 Prospect St. Lunch $30. (858) 459-1850.

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

LaJollaLibrary.org

■ La Jolla Garden Club meets, 1 p.m. La Jolla Lutheran Church, 7117 La Jolla Blvd. Lynlee Austel-Slayter on sustainable gardens. Reception/tea follows. RSVP: Ginger Taylor MTaylor2@san.rr.com or (858) 459-0828.

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

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla, 6:30 p.m. La Jolla Firehouse YMCA, 7877 Herschel Ave. Free for guests, $78 six-month membership. president@tmlajolla.org

Wednesday, Jan. 22

■ Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 7:15 a.m. Torrey Pines Christian Church, 8320 Scenic Drive North. First two meetings free, then $15. essheridan@aol.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. GurneyMcM@aol.com or (858) 459-8912.

■ Tapping to the Stars, tap classes for women, 12:30 p.m. advanced; 1:30 p.m. beginner. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. For pricing, e-mail nancy@tappingtothestars.com

■ La Jolla Parks and Rec meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. (858) 552-1658.

■ Travel Talk, with Mark Anderson of Adventure Vacations, discussing Provence and the Cote Azure. 6 p.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. $10. RSVP: (858) 459-1065.

Thursday, Jan. 23

■ 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 for all ages and abilities. (858) 453- 6719 or

LaJollaLibrary.org

■ Pen to Paper writing group meets, noon, Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave.

LaJollaLibrary.org

or (858) 552-1657.

■ La Jolla Traffic and Transportation Board meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

■ Jazz at the Athenaeum, Joshua White NYC Quartet (season opener), 7:30 p.m. Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. $21- 26. (858) 454-5872.

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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