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Tuesday, Oct 16
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:30 AM Food: Onigiri Action
5:30 PM Film: Filipino Americans: Discovering Their Past for the Future
Wednesday, Oct 17
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Oct 18
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Italian for Travelers Workshop
7:00 PM Music and Dance: Ballet Folklórico de México
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
Friday, Oct 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:15 AM Conference: Pilipinx American History Month
2:00 PM Film: Selma
4:00 PM Film: Au Revoir Là-Haut
6:00 PM Rancho Penasquitos Oktoberfest
7:00 PM Film: Burkinabe Rising
7:00 PM Sights & Sounds of Australia
7:00 PM Movie: Coco
7:00 PM Contra Dance
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Music: Metalachi
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Saturday, Oct 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Park Origins at Mission Trails Regional Park
10:00 AM Workshop: Piñatas and Nichos
10:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
1:00 PM Festival Of Lights - 11th Annual Diwali Celebration
1:00 PM Dia de los Muertos Workshop
2:00 PM Salsa On The Beach
2:00 PM Lecture on Ah Quin
2:00 PM 10th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
2:00 PM Talk: Susie Lan Cassel - The Chinese Exclusion Era
2:00 PM La Vista Dia de Los Muertos
4:00 PM Annual Kapolioka'ehukai Annual Pa'ina
5:00 PM Film & Food: Street Food Cinema - Coco
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
7:00 PM Lecture Series: History of Opera
7:00 PM Afro-Cuban Music & Dance Party
7:00 PM Music: Amanda Miguel y Diego Verdaguer
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
9:30 AM Park Origins at Mission Trails Regional Park
10:00 AM Martial Arts Day
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Austria
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
2:30 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
4:00 PM Sangeetha Kala Mani Geetha Ramanathan Bennett Memorial Concert
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
7:30 PM Tabla Solo Concert with Abhiman Kaushal
Monday, Oct 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
Wednesday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Little Soldiers: A Story on China’s Education System
6:00 PM Film: Eat Pray Love
7:00 PM Book Signing: Arjun Singh Sethi - American Hate
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
9:30 PM Park Origins at Mission Trails Regional Park
Thursday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Book Signing: Arjun Sethi - Bearing Witness
7:00 PM Songs of Irish Heroes
7:00 PM Talk: History of Opera
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
7:30 PM Classical Indian Violin-Viola Duet
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
11:00 PM Music: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor
Saturday, Oct 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM FilAmFest: Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival
10:00 AM Orchid Kokedama Workshop
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM Day of the Dead Festival North Park
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos
1:00 PM Talk: Ancient Indulgences - Salt
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
5:00 PM Dia De Los Muertos Skull Art Show
6:00 PM The Bulls of Sant'Agata Charge Little Italy
7:30 PM Japanese Pop Culture Party
8:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Setting Sun Sake Fall Garden Party
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
2:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Macbeth
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback Of Notre Dame
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Monday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM World Music Series
Calendar

< Wednesday, February 28, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Guadalupe in the Guest Room
Until October 28, 2018

Mama Mia!
Until February 24, 2019

* Note: newest and shorter run productions can be found in our regular calendar listings.

Exhibitions and Art

Here & There
Until Sunday,December 30

World in Porcelain Exhibit
Until January 19, 2019

Arts Of South And Southeast Asia
Ongoing until January 31, 2019

Walking Tour of Asian Pacific Historic District
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Kids

Classes:Children's West African Drumming
Ongoing Tuesdays

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Argentine Tango Series
Ongoing Wednesdays until October 3

French Bench
Until Saturday, December 15

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturday

West African Dance Class
Ongoing Sunday

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Ki Energy Healing Clinic
Ongoing Wednesdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class
Ongoing until December 17

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
8:00 AM Art: Norton Simmon Museum The Norton Simon Museum in Pasedena is known around the world as one of the most remarkable private art collections ever assembled. Over a 30-year period industrialist Norton Simon (1907-1993) amassed an astonishing collection of European art from the Renaissance to the 20th Century and a stellar collection of South and Southeast Asian art spanning 2000 years. Approximately 1000 works from the permanent collection of 12,000 objects are on view in the galleries and sculpture garden throughout the year.

Admission/Cost: $60 - $80 RSVP

Location:
La Jolla Community Center
6811 La Jolla Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92037
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Wednesday, February 28 - 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 459-0831 or visit: www.ljcommunitycenter.org
6:00 PM Film: Spirit of the Beehive Victor Erice's "poem of awakening" is set in a Spanish village in 1940, in the wake of the country's civil war. Six-year-old Ana (Ana Torrent) becomes obsessed with the world of myth and imagination when she attends a traveling movie show of "Frankenstein," an experience that alters her perception of the world around her. (99 minutes. 1973.)

Original title: "El Espritu de la Colmena." In Spanish with English subtitles. There will be a discussion after the film. This program is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Chula Vista Library and the City of Chula Vista Performing and Visual Arts Grant.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Chula Vista Civic Center Library
365 F Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910
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Wednesday, February 28 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 691-5069
6:00 PM Cooking Class: Chef Javier Plascencia Javier Plascencia is a resident chef of Tijuana, Mexico. He has excelled in his innovative and sustainable style, using ingredients from the fields, farms, land and sea of the Baja region.

To Javier Plascencia, every kitchen tells a story; his is about Tijuana, the Guadalupe Valley and his multiple journeys around the world. It is based on the urban carbon and roast style, mixed with the typical ingredients of the dishes of the US-Mexico binational region.

Javier opened his restaurant, Misión 19, with the mission of revitalizing the food scene in Tijuana, as well as the city of Tijuana itself! He calls his cooking style "Cocina of Baja California," combining ingredients from the region.

Admission/Cost: $25

Location:
Downtown Works
550 West B Street 4th Floor
San Diego, CA 92101
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Wednesday, February 28 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 535-9675 or visit: www.downtownworks.com
6:30 PM Discussion: Trekking off the Beaten Path to Machu Picchu Please join Jose Montes, a veteran trekking guide from Peru and owner of Killa Expeditions, for a presentation about trekking off the beaten path to Machu Picchu! Everyone's heard about the ultra-popular Inca Trail but there are over six other high-altitude, remote wilderness multi-day hikes in the region. Jose will be discussing the essentials involved with trekking at higher altitudes while highlighting these stunning landscapes with a breathtaking slideshow. He will provide professional recommendations on the appropriate gear and clothing needed to hike and camp in the rugged terrain of the Andes. Also, learn about Jose's efforts to give back to local communities along these trails as he presents opportunities to get involved!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Adventure 16 San Diego
4620 Alvarado Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
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Wednesday, February 28 - 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 283-2374 or visit: www.adventure16.com
6:30 PM Music: Dornob Dornob are a multicultural collective of musicians whose goals include learning the Persian musical traditions, fostering creativity and crossing cultural bridges.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Clairemont Library
2920 Burgeber Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110
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Wednesday, February 28 - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 581-9935 or visit: www.sandiego.librarymarket.com
7:00 PM East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity An extraordinary tale about human rights and their adversaries sits at the heart of Sands' book, "East West Street." A professor of law and director of the Centre on International Courts and Tribunals at University College London, Sands is a regular commentator on the BBC and CNN and writes frequently about international law for leading newspapers. He was prominently featured in "My Nazi Legacy," a documentary released in 2015.

Admission/Cost: FREE Please RSVP

Location:
Hojel Auditorium
302 International Ln
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Wednesday February 28 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ucsd.com
7:00 PM Book Signing: The Prince And The Dressmaker Meet Jen Wang as she introduces her newest graphic novel, "The Prince and the Dressmaker"! The evening will begin with a short presentation and Q&A hosted by our good friend, the incredibly talented Joe Phillips, followed by an opportunity to meet Jen, purchase copies of the book and have them signed by her. All attendees will be entered into a drawing to win a signed copy of "The Prince and the Dressmaker" as well as receive a 15% discount on any regular priced items purchased during the event, including "The Prince and the Dressmaker," which can be reserved in advance.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Comickaze Comics Books and More
2750 Historic Decatur Road Ste #101
San Diego, CA 92106
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Wednesday, February 28 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.jenwang.net
7:00 PM Film: Concert for George In honor of George Harrison's 75th birthday (February 25), a special screening of "Concert for George" comes to Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas.

One year after his passing, Olivia Harrison and longtime friend Eric Clapton organized a performance tribute that is a must-see for any fan. The momentous evening featured George's songs and music he loved, performed by an impressive line-up of artists including Eric Clapton, Joe Brown, Dhani Harrison, Jools Holland, Jeff Lynne, Paul McCartney, Monty Python, Tom Petty, Billy Preston, Ravi and Anoushka Shankar, Ringo Starr and more.

Celebrate the life and music of one of the greatest influences on popular music with this legendary tribute concert film.

Admission/Cost: $15

Location:
Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas
3965 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Wednesday, February 28 - 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 298-2904 or visit: www.landmarktheatres.com
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