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La Jolla Community Calendar May 7-14

Soup’s On for Charity!

■ Empty Bowls will host its annual fundraiser to fight hunger and feed homeless people, 11 a.m. Saturday, May 9 at La Jolla United Methodist Church, 6063 La Jolla Blvd. Local potters have created ceramic bowls for the event and area restaurants are donating the soups and breads. Guests choose a bowl to take home from hundreds on display for $20 and then have it filled with soup. emptybowls.net

Thursday, May 7

■ 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. lajollalibrary.org

■ Beginning computer and iPad class, computer 10 a.m., iPad 11 a.m. No experience necessary, walk-ins welcome. $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

■ E-clinic, learn to download e-books and access online resources from your tablet or mobile device, 3 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ La Jolla Community Planning Association meets, 6 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

Friday, May 8

■ 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

■ La Jolla Newcomers Club meets, 10 a.m. La Valencia Hotel La Sala Lounge, 1132 Prospect St. If you have moved to or within the 92037 ZIP code in the last three years, this is a way to meet friendly people. (858) 456-2386. munderkofler@san.rr.com

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

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

■ 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

■ Film noir screening, “Murder My Sweet” (1944), 3 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Saturday, May 9

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

■ Chinese language class, 10 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ Dog-adoption event with Four Paws Rescue, noon, in front of Ark Antiques, 7620 Girard Ave. (619) 518-1427.

■ Meditation class and speaking engagement with Jonestown survivor Laura Johnston Kohl, 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Activist Non-Theists group meets, 3:45 p.m. outside Starbucks, 8750 Genesee Ave. #244. Repeats Sunday, 7 p.m. Peet’s Coffee, 8843 Villa La Jolla Drive #202. teddyrodo@hotmail.com

■ Art exhibit, Leonardo Da Vinci — Last Supper, 5 p.m. Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery, 7742 Herschel Ave., Suite M. This reproduction is the finest needlepoint, called petit point by professionals. (858) 401-9549

Sunday, May 10 Mother’s Day

■ 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. (858) 454-1699.

Monday, May 11

■ 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 Community Planned District Ordinance Committee meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. info@lajollacpa.org

■ 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) 395-4033.

Tuesday, May 12

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

■ Medical discussion, Steven Poceta, M.D., Scripps Clinic Neurologist and consultant to the Sleep Disorder Clinic at Scripps Green Hospital on “Restless Legs Syndrome/Willis Ekbom Disease — Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment,” noon, Scripps Green Hospital, 10666 N. Torrey Pines Road. RSVP: (917) 526-1339.

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

■ Let’s Knit Together, materials not provided, 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. kristiporter@pacbell.net

■ Stated Meeting Dinner, 6:15 p.m. La Jolla Masonic Lodge, 5655 La Jolla Blvd. $16. RSVP: sandiegomasons.org/rsvp

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets to improve public speaking skills, 6:45 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. Free for guests, and $85 six-month membership. president@tmlajolla.org

■ Discussion with “All Involved” author Ryan Gattis, 7 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

Wednesday, May 13

■ La Jolla Village Merchant’s Association meets, 8:30 a.m. The Cuvier Club, 7776 Eads Ave. info@lajollabythesea.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. (858) 459-8912. gurneymcm@aol.com

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

■ Kiwanis Club of Torrey Pines meets, 5:30 p.m. Mimi’s Café, 10788 Westview Parkway. First two meetings free, then $15. essheridan@aol.com

■ Screening, PBS documentary “Ken Burns presents Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” 6 p.m. Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, 9888 Genesee Ave. 1-800-727-4777.

■ La Jolla Shores Association meets, 6:30 p.m. Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Building T-29, 8840 Biological Grade. ljsa.org@gmail.com

■ American Cetacean Society meets to protect whales, dolphins, porpoises and their habitats, 7 p.m. Sumner Auditorium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, near Kennel Way and Paseo Grande. sd-info@acsonline.org

Thursday, May 14

■ 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

■ Beginning computer and iPad class, computer 10 a.m., iPad 11 a.m. No experience necessary, walk-ins welcome. $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

■ E-clinic, learn to download e-books and access online resources from your tablet or mobile device, 3 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. lajollalibrary.org

■ 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.

All events are free unless otherwise noted.