La Jolla Community Calendar Oct. 9

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■ CARTA, the Center for Academic Research & Training in Anthropogeny, presents a public symposium, “Domestication and Human Evolution” 1-5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 at the Salk Institute, Prebys Auditorium, 10010 North Torrey Pines Road, with web streaming. Free. RSVP required (registration does not guarantee seating). Topics, speakers and registration: carta.anthropogeny.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.

■ Seminar, veterans and surviving spouses long term care benefits, 8:30 a.m. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 459-0831.

■ Qi Gong, 9:30 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Gentle exercises for all ages and abilities. (858) 453-6719. LaJollaLibrary.org

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

■ La Jolla Bar Association meets, noon, Manhattan Restaurant, Empress Hotel, 7766 Fay Ave. Kim Cheatum speaking on “marital fiduciary duty.” $50 per year, free for guests. (858) 551-2440.

■ 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.

Friday, Oct. 10

■ 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. Come On In! Cafe, 1030 Torrey Pines Rd. 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.

■ 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. 11

■ Ikebana flower-arranging workshop, 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.

■ Japanese brush painting class, 10 a.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

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

■ Cultural presentation on Islamic Sufism, 12:30 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

Sunday, Oct. 12

■ 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.

■ San Diego Jewish Genealogical Society meets, with speaker Warren Blatt working step-by-step through JewishGen’s most popular databases, 1 p.m. Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Drive. sdjgs.org

■ Film screening, “Imelda” about Imelda Marcos, former first lady of the Philippines, 2 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

Monday, Oct. 13

■ Ico-Dance class; low impact, full bodied, expressive dance class for all ages and abilities. 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. Donations accepted. (858) 395-4033.

Tuesday, Oct. 14

■ The Boardroom San Diego meets for those changing careers, 8 a.m. La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave. Karen Sadler on “Live long and prosper, now and when you turn 100.” (858) 522-0827. TheBoardroomSanDiego.org

■ Healing Relaxation Yoga 8:45 a.m. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. $10, goes to YMCA. lajolla.ymca.org

■ Job Fair, 9 a.m. Embassy Suites San Diego — La Jolla, 4550 La Jolla Village Drive. Parking $5. Bring 10-15 resumes, Business professional attire. HireLive.com

■ 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, learn techniques to improve balance, walk safely 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.

■ Let’s Knit Together, knitting group with materials not provided, 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. kristiporter@pacbell.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. 15

■ 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

■ International Kitchen luncheon, featuring Chilean lunch, noon. 9500 Gilman Drive. $5. Monthly International Kitchen luncheons are prepared by volunteer international chefs leading others in the customary cuisine of their country. RSVP required: icfriends@ucsd.edu

■ 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, tap classes for women, noon intermediate, 1 p.m. beginner. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. $70-$87 a month. nancy@TappingToTheStars.com

■ Parenting seminar, “How to avoid everyday power struggles,” from toddlers to teens, with Hilde Gross, 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. (858) 552-1657.

Thursday, Oct. 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. 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

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

■ Book discussion and signing with Garth Stein, discussing his latest, “A Sudden Light,” 7:30 p.m. Warwick’s Books, 7812 Girard Ave. (858) 454-0347.

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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