La Jolla Community Calendar Oct. 2

Saturday Mornin' Blues

Edifying and entertaining, funky and funny, Mama Tokus (pictured) writes and sings her own soulful blues, R&B and gospel-inspired compositions, with a twist of cheeky humor. She performs 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 at Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, along with Robin Henkel, performing blues and poetry. 5627 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 551-1707.

Thursday, Oct. 2

■ 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. (858) 453- 6719. LaJollaLibrary.org

■ Pen to Paper writing group meets, 1 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, Oct. 3

■ 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

■ 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. (858) 220-4901. FrankBeiser@gmail.com

Saturday, Oct. 4

■ Ikebana flower arranging class, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. LaJollaLibrary.org

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

■ Book-making craft class for adults, 10 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. LaJollaLibrary.org

■ Gardening lecture, “Beat the drought: Expert gardening tips,” 12:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Book discussion with Professor Arash Khazeni, author of “Sky Blue Stone: The Turquoise Trade in World History,” 7 p.m. D.G. Wills Books, 7461 Girard Ave. (858) 456-1800.

■ Stone Horse rock concert, 9 p.m. Beaumont’s, 5662 La Jolla Blvd. 21 and older event. (858) 459-0474.

Sunday, Oct. 5

■ 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. hgslajolla@gmail.com

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

■ Chess Club meets, 1 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657. LaJollaLibrary.org

Monday, Oct. 6

■ 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

■ La Jolla Shores Merchant’s Association BID meets, 4 p.m. Papalulu’s Restaurant, 2168 Avenida De La Playa. david.teafatiller@gmail.com

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

■ La Jolla Woman’s Club monthly luncheon, noon, Nick Agelidis discusses photos in his book, “La Jolla, A Photographic Journey.” La Jolla Women’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. $25. RSVP: (858) 551- 5478.

Tuesday, Oct. 7

■ The Boardroom San Diego meets for those changing careers, 8 a.m. La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave. (858) 522-0827. TheBoardroomSanDiego.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

■ La Jolla Coastal Access & Parking Board meets, 5 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St. lajollacpa.org/cap.html

■ Health lecture, treatment options for prostate cancer, 5:30 p.m. Scripps Memorial Hospital, 9888 Genesse Ave. Led by a team from Scripps. Free. Register: 1-800-SCRIPPS.

■ Bird Rock Community Council meets, 6 p.m. Bird Rock Elemtnary School, 5371 La Jolla Hermosa Ave. info@birdrockcc.org

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

■ Meditation workshop, 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Information event, “Discover what the library can offer teens,” co-sponsored by La Jolla High School PTA, 6:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

■ Seaside Quilt Guild monthly gathering, 6:30 p.m. social time, 7 p.m. program, Soledad Club, 5050 Soledad Road. $5. Lois.C.Heath@att.net

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets for those wanting to improve their public speaking skills, 6:30 p.m. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. Free for guests, and $85 six-month membership. president@tmlajolla.org

Wednesday, Oct. 8

■ 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, noon. Rock Bottom Brewery, 8980 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 459-8912. GurneyMcM@aol.com

■ Tapping to the Stars, dance classes for women, 12 p.m. intermediate, 1 p.m. beginner. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. $70-87 a month. nancy@tappingtothestars.com

■ Widows & Widowers Support Group, monthly meeting, 3 p.m. White Sands La Jolla, Petit Café, 7450 Olivetas Ave. Hossein Samadi on “Sleep 101.” RSVP: (858) 450-5136 or e-mail Beth.Camera@thebegroup.org

■ 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

■ 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, mission is to protect whales, dolphins, porpoises and their habitats through education, research and conservation, 7 p.m., Sumner Auditorium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, near Kennel Way and Paseo Grande. sd-info@acsonline.org

Thursday, Oct. 9

■ 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

■ Docent-led tour, Exploration of Wolfstein Sculpture Park, 11 a.m. Scripps Memorial Hospital, 9888 Genesee Ave. Meet at volunteer services office. Wear sun protection and comfortable shoes. (858) 626-6994.

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

■ 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.

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