La Jolla Community Calendar Sept. 4 -11


Stuffed with Love

■ Friends of the International Center at UC San Diego will host a sewing event to create stuffed animals and toys for children during the holidays. The first of five sessions begins 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10 at the International Center, 9500 Gilman Drive, east of Mandeville Lane at the southwest end of Library Walk. Patterns, fabric and sewing machines provided. (858) 534-0731.

Thursday, Sept. 4

■ Sunrise Rotary of La Jolla meets, 6:55 a.m. The Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino Del Oro. $20. (619) 992-9449.

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


Friday, Sept. 5

■ La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club Breakfast Meeting, 7:15 a.m. La Jolla Marriott, 4240 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 395-1222.

■ 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) 945-2280.

Saturday, Sept. 6

■ Blues and jazz concert with Robin Henkel, 10 a.m. Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 5627 La Jolla Blvd. (858) 551-1707.

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


■ Medical discussion on treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, 1 p.m. Hilton San Diego Resort, 1775 E. Mission Bay Drive. $10.

■ Poetry discussion and reading with Joe Safdie from his book, “Scholarship,” 7 p.m. D.G. Wills Books, 7461 Girard Ave. (858) 456- 1800.

Sunday, Sept. 7

■ 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.

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

Monday, Sept. 8

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

■ 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.

■ Book discussion, “The Family: A journey into the heart of the 20th century,” with author David Laskin, 7:30 p.m. Warwick’s Books, 7812 Girard Ave. (858) 454-0347.

Tuesday, Sept. 9

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

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

■ Development Permit Review Committee meets, 4 p.m. La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St.

■ Toastmasters of La Jolla meets, 6:30 p.m. La Jolla YMCA Firehouse, 7877 Herschel Ave. Free for guests, and $85 six-month membership.

Wednesday, Sept. 10

■ La Jolla Village Merchant’s Association meets, 8:30 a.m. The Cuvier Club, 7776 Eads Ave.

■ Social Service League of La Jolla meets, 10:30 a.m. Darlington House, 7441 Olivetas Ave.

■ Torrey Pines of La Jolla Rotary meets, noon. Rock Bottom Brewery, 8980 La Jolla Village Drive. $20. (858) 459-8912.

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

■ Online resource class, 6 p.m. Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Learn how to get Rosetta Stone language courses, access and other online resources for free with a library card. (858) 552-1657.


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

■ American Cetacean Society meets to protect whales, dolphins and their habitats through education, research and conservation, 7 p.m. Sumner Auditorium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, near Kennel Way and Paseo Grande.

Thursday, Sept. 11

■ 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.

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

■ 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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