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Saturday, Nov 25
8:30 AM Nature Walk from Kumeyaay Lake
11:00 AM Film: The Red Shoes
11:00 AM Art: Sumi-e Ten (Japanese Painting)
2:00 PM San Diego Academy Of Ballet And Ballet Institute of San Diego's 'Nutcracker'
2:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM Art: A MesoAmerican Experience
5:00 PM Barrio Art Jam
7:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
7:00 PM San Diego Academy Of Ballet And Ballet Institute of San Diego's 'Nutcracker'
7:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Film: The Big Sick
8:30 PM Music: Sami Beigi
9:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
Sunday, Nov 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Art Sumi-e
11:00 AM Film: The Red Shoes
12:55 PM Film: Howl's Moving Castle
2:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
2:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
2:15 PM Film: Lawrence of Arabia
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
7:00 PM Film: Lawrence of Arabia
Monday, Nov 27
All Day Film: Wings of Desire
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM Book Signing: Eugenie Buchan: A Few Planes for China
7:00 PM Film: Howl's Moving Castle
Tuesday, Nov 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Jacque Nunez: 'Journey to the Past'
6:30 PM Film: Three The Hard Way
Wednesday, Nov 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:30 PM Book Discussion: The Sandcastle Girls
7:00 PM A Night of Stories For Peace: Journeys
7:00 PM Irish Christmas in America
7:00 PM Film: Howl's Moving Castle
Thursday, Nov 30
12:00 AM Film: Empire of the Sun
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
4:45 PM Film: Empire of the Sun
6:00 PM One Book San Diego: Armenian Cooking Class
7:00 PM Author Isabel Allende In Conversation - "In The Midst of Winter"
7:30 PM Stage: Enchanted April
8:00 PM Film: Empire of the Sun
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
Friday, Dec 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM International Christmas Festival
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM Discussion: Krampus Comes to New Americans Museum
7:30 PM Stage: Enchanted April
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
Saturday, Dec 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM International Christmas Festival
2:00 PM Music: Jessica Fichot
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:30 PM Stage: Enchanted April
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
Sunday, Dec 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM San Pasqual Battle Day
1:00 PM Hanukkah Afternoon
2:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
2:00 PM House of Ukraine
2:00 PM Stage: Enchanted April
2:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
4:00 PM Amnesty Int'l North County Global Write-a-Thon
6:00 PM Music: A Merry - Achi Christmas
Monday, Dec 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
Tuesday, Dec 5
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
Wednesday, Dec 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
Thursday, Dec 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
Friday, Dec 8
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
Calendar

< Saturday, March 4, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Exhibitions and Art

Four Treasures Of The Chinese Study
Until December 1, 2017

Modern Masters from Latin America: The Perez Simon Collection
Until December 2, 2017

Monet's Étretat: Destination & Motif At Timken
Until December 3, 2017

Memories Of Underdevelopment
Until February 4, 2018

Art of the Americas
Until February 18, 2018

Indonesian Shadow Puppets
Until March 1, 2018

Jewels of India
Until March 1, 2018

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

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

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

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Dan McCleary, Etchings And Studies: Taller De Grabado Oaxaca 2000 - 2016

Kanban, Traditional Shop Signs Of Japan
Ongoing until October 8, 2017

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

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 Street Eats
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Seafood Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Brews + Chews & Views: Tijuana Walking Tour
Ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays until Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Other

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Frankie & Maria's Italian Wedding, A Not-So-Ordinary Interactive Dinner Theater
Ongoing, Saturdays, Fridays

Jewish Film Festival
Ongoing, Everyday

Belly Dance Greek Dinner Show
Ongoing, Fridays, Saturdays

Haad Sai Thai Food
Ongoing, Thursday

9:00 AM Workshop: Indian Miniature Painting Create a multi-layered miniature work of art using traditional painting colors and materials inspired by the centuries-old art of Indian miniature painting and the Edwin Binney 3rd Collection. The workshop begins with an exclusive, before-hours tour of the Museum's recently reinstalled Binney Collection and a viewing of the materials and process involved in Indian painting. Participants will then be led through a hands-on workshop by Museum Educator Lucy Holland.

Workshop fee includes all supplies. Open to all skill levels

Admission/Cost: $40 - $50

Location:
San Diego Museum of Art
Balboa Park
1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, March 4 - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM UC San Diego Visual Arts Symposium And Open Studios Don't miss the largest annual showcase of UC San Diego Visual Arts research and artwork at the 2017 Symposium and Open Studios.

Schedule:
Friday, March 3, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Ph.D. workshop hosted at the University Art Gallery
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border opening at UAG
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Exhibition opening at Main Visual Arts Facility Gallery, curated by Anthony Grahams, Commons Gallery, curated by Brianna Rigg MFA Film Screening - work by current M.F.A. students, Visual Arts Facility

Saturday, March 4, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ph.D. Symposium, Rethinking Art History: Center and Periphery, Keynote speaker: Anneka Lenssen, Visual Arts Presentation Lab, SME 149
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border, SME Visual Arts Gallery
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Open Graduate Student Studios, Visual Arts Facility

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego Visual Arts Facility
University Art Gallery and SME building
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA
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Dates and times:
Friday, March 3 - 3:30 PM
Saturday, March 4 - 9:00 AM

For more information, please visit: www.ucsdopenstudios.com
10:00 AM Travel & Adventure Show Anyone looking to find, plan, and book their next vacation will find thousands of vacation options to explore, local destination experts to help them get there, plus thousands of dollars in savings with exclusive travel deals and specials at the 4th annual San Diego Travel & Adventure Show. Travel enthusiasts will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with travel experts from around the world who are on hand to help attendees dream, personalize, and book their next trip. Also included in the price of admission is access to dozens of inspirational, educational, and culturally focused sessions on five stages located right on the show floor, along with hands-on activities fit for the whole family, including live camel rides. The show opens at 9:30 a.m. Saturday for travel professionals; the general public can attend from 10 a.m. to 5:00 PM Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 4:00 PM on Sunday.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $22

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, March 4 - 10:00 AM
Sunday, March 5 - 10:00 AM
2:00 PM Stage: Women In Parliament: A Reinvented Greek Comedy Method Center Actors Theatre is proud to announce the opening show for their 2017 season and will be partnering with San Diego Theatre Week!

The production follows two women of Athens and explores issues of gender, government and human nature.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $16

Location:
Tenth Ave Arts Center
930 Tenth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 26 - March 5, 2017
Sunday February 26 - 8:00 PM
Monday February 27 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday February 28 - 8:00 PM
Wednesday March 1 - 8:00 PM
Thursday March 2 - 8:00 PM
Friday March 3 - 8:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 2:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 2:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM Salsa & Salsa Cooking Class Join in a a hands-on cooking class and fun dance lesson. Wow your friends with new, tasty recipes and salsa moves!

At this class you will:
• Harvest produce from the garden
• Make a variety of salsas and tacos
• Learn basic salsa dance moves
• Take home produce from the garden

Admission/Cost: $45

Location:
Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center
2525 N Ave
National City, CA 91950
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Saturday, March 4 - 3:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 434-4281 or visit: www.olivewoodgardens.org
3:00 PM Los Angeles Balalaika Orchestra The Los Angeles Balalaika Orchestra will perform with soprano Anna Belaya, baritone Vladimir Chernov, and Dr. Mark Goldenberg singing Yiddish favorites.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
The Auditorium at the Scripps Research Institute
10620 John Jay Hopkins Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
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Saturday, March 4 - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM Street-Food Tour in Tijuana Join Wild Foodie Tours for an all-inclusive, fun, gritty, and insightful street food tour in Tijuana. We'll enjoy tastings at five food stops, one non-alcoholic beverage stop, and one dessert stop to taste the best flavors of Tijuana. Other likely visits include the Mercado Hidalgo open-air market and a Mexican bakery. Along the way we'll point out a few of the eateries Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern showcased on their Travel Channel shows. Everything included: food, all transportation in Tijuana, shopping, sightseeing, and your tour guide. Group meets at the McDonald's at the San Ysidro Trolley Station.

Admission/Cost: $69

Location:
San Ysidro Trolley Station
700 E. San Ysidro Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92173
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday April 23
Sundays - 4:00 PM
Tuesdays - 4:00 PM
Saturdays - 12:30PM
7:00 PM Italian Film: Do You See Me? (Scusate se esisto) With a brilliant career in London behind, Serena, an architect originally from Abruzzo, decides to return to work in Rome. For an accomplished woman to get the job she wants proves difficult, that is, until she decides to change how she is viewed.

Doors open at 6:30 PM

Admission/Cost: $5 donation requested

Location:
Firehouse Museum Theater
1572 Columbia Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, March 4 - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Camelot In Concert The Barn Stage Company closes out its 2016/2017 Broadway Concert Series with Lerner & Loewe's classic musical Camelot in Concert. Based on the King Arthur legend as adapted from the T.H. White novel The Once & Future King, Camelot features such memorable songs as "If Ever I Would Leave You", "Lusty Month of May", "Before I Gaze At You Again" and of course the title song, "Camelot". This romantic and epic tale of a kingdom long ago will come to life as only The Barn Stage Company can do, featuring a live symphony on stage and an all-star cast of professional performers.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $60

Location:
Old Town Temecula Community Theater
42051 Main Street
Temecula, CA 92590
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Dates and times:
Thursday, March 2 - 8:00 PM
Saturday, March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 5 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.temeculatheater.org
8:00 PM Stage: Women In Parliament: A Reinvented Greek Comedy Method Center Actors Theatre is proud to announce the opening show for their 2017 season and will be partnering with San Diego Theatre Week!

The production follows two women of Athens and explores issues of gender, government and human nature.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $16

Location:
Tenth Ave Arts Center
930 Tenth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 26 - March 5, 2017
Sunday February 26 - 8:00 PM
Monday February 27 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday February 28 - 8:00 PM
Wednesday March 1 - 8:00 PM
Thursday March 2 - 8:00 PM
Friday March 3 - 8:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 2:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 2:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 920-8503
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