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Saturday, Aug 18
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM Spanish Guided Nature Walk of Mission Trails
9:00 AM Workshop: Indian Puppet Making
9:00 AM Capoeira Luanda Summer Festival & Batizado
10:00 AM Summergrass Bluegrass Festival
11:00 AM Latin Food Fest
3:00 PM Reggae Summer Splash
3:00 PM Salsa & Salsa Cooking Class
5:30 PM Bollywood Movie At Balboa Park
6:00 PM Book Signing: The Wisdom of the Shamans
6:30 PM Film: Moana
7:00 PM Music: Yuridia
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Italian Film: Holding Hands (La Tenerezza)
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
Sunday, Aug 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Summergrass Bluegrass Festival
2:00 PM House of Hungary Lawn Program
2:00 PM Asian Brush Painting Exhibit
5:00 PM Music: Jonathan Leviim & Oleg Poliansky
6:00 PM Lecture: Marcus & Amy Jaques Garvey Celebration
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Monday, Aug 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Film: Survivors
6:30 PM Book Discussion: Ups and Downs on the New Zealand Road
Tuesday, Aug 21
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM International Day of Peace Celebration
6:30 PM Book Discussion: Ups and Downs on the New Zealand Road
7:30 PM Stage: Seize the King
7:30 PM Music: Colm Keegan and Laura Durrant
8:00 PM Music: Midnight in Paris
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Wednesday, Aug 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Love and Death
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Thursday, Aug 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Film: Nil Battey Sannata
8:00 PM Music: Rodriguez
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Aug 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM 15th San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
6:00 PM Film: Black Panther
7:30 PM Music: Chitraveena Concert
7:30 PM Music: New World String Project
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Film: The Lunchbox
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Saturday, Aug 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Foodie trip to Mexico
10:00 AM La Vuelta Cultural Summer Festival
10:00 AM Wellness and Latin Food
11:00 AM Taste of Asia & Pacific House of Chamorros, China and Philippines
1:00 PM Michelada Rumble
7:00 PM Music: Nortec Collective
8:00 PM Music: Shaila Dúrcal
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Sunday, Aug 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM House of Puerto Rico
3:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
4:00 PM Music: From Russia With Love
5:00 PM Music: Carnatic Vocal Concert by Smt. Gayathri
6:00 PM Music: Jarabe Mexicana
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Monday, Aug 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Aug 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Seize the King
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Wednesday, Aug 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Thursday, Aug 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Film: Paheli
7:30 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Aug 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Calendar

< Wednesday, February 28, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

A Man of No Importance
Until August 26, 2018

The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Until Sunday, September 1

In the Heights
Until Sunday, September 1

Once
Until Sunday, September 2

Voyeurs De Venus
Ongoing until Sunday, September 9

Seize the King
Until Sunday, September 16

Much Ado About Nothing
Until Sunday, September 16

Exhibitions and Art

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

Emotions and Landscapes
Until August 11, 2018

Epic Tales from Ancient India
Until September 3, 2018

The Big White Dress
Until July 1, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

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

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

Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
Ongoing until July 20

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

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

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Roaring '20s Tango Show & Argentine Dinner
Until September 8, 2018

Argentine Tango Dinner Show
Until September 14, 2018

Gypsy, Belly Dancing & Flamenco Dinner Show
Until August 31, 2018

Buena Vista Sundays
Until April 26, 2019

Hard Days Night
Until August 29, 2018

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

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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