La Jolla’s Best Bets for Events Sept. 4
Sisters in SongWhere else but the third annual Wine, Women and Song event will you experience phenomenal San Diego views, great bites, drinks and music performed by 70 talented women of all ages? It all begins at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at Mount Soledad Presbyterian Church, 6551 Soledad Mountain Road. Some of the musical numbers include: “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” “Seasons of Love,” and “Bewitched.” Tickets $20-$25. (619) 796-5162.
Tiny Toy PianosUC San Diego Geisel Library will host the 14th annual Toy Piano Festival, noon, Friday, Sept. 5. Hear new works for toy piano and experience the instruments, audio recordings, extant literature and commissioned works. Free. UCSD campus. (858) 822-5758.
Opa!Cardiff Greek Festival will be celebrated 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6 and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7 at Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 3459 Manchester Ave., Cardiff. There will be Greek music, cuisine, dancing and much more. Free parking at the adjacent MiraCosta College’s San Elijo campus. Admission $3. (760) 942-0920.
Tennessee’s MasterpieceLa Jolla Theatre Ensemble will present a staged reading of Tennessee Williams’ career- launching classic, “The Glass Menagerie,” a poetic “memory play,” 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9 and Friday, Sept. 12. La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Suggested Donation: $10-$15. (858) 459-0831.
Children’s Film FestThe 2014 San Diego International Kids’ Film Festival runs Sept. 5-7 at the AMN Healthcare Theater, 12400 High Bluff Drive, San Diego. This year, more than 60 films from 38 countries will screen. There will be 48 shorts and 10 feature films. Admission $5-$10. (310) 541-8040. Schedule:
Must be a Full MoonSan Diego Chinese Historical Museum celebrates the brightest full moon of the year, with a full moon reception, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, leading up to the Family Moon Festival, Saturday, Sept. 13. At the reception, guests can enjoy Chinese food, music, beer and wine. $15 for members and their guests, $25 non- members. 404 Third Ave., downtown San Diego. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or (619) 338-9888.
Art in ProgressBeijing-based artist Ye Hongxing will be in studio with work on display at the Lux Art Institute as its latest artist-in-residence, showcasing large-scale collages of stickers and crystals. In studio, Sept. 6 to Oct. 5, on display Sept. 6 to Nov. 1 at 1550 S. El Camino Real, Encinitas. (760) 436-6611.