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Wednesday, Sep 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Documentary: Dolores
7:00 PM Music and Dance: Flamenco & Folklorico
Thursday, Sep 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM An Evening of Aloha with Kalapana
6:30 PM Film: King Lear
7:00 PM Film: An American in Paris
7:30 PM Film: Song E Napule
8:00 PM Comedy: Ronny Chieng
Friday, Sep 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM International Peace Day Celebration
5:00 PM Community Building: Refugee Resettlement 101
5:00 PM Film: American
6:00 PM Art: Here & There by Lee Sie and Jon Barnes
6:00 PM Stage: Death by Dessert
6:30 PM Art: Rocco Satoshi
7:00 PM Music: Taiko Beats
7:00 PM Music: Los Montaņo
7:00 PM Iranian Film: No Date, No Signature
7:30 PM Comedy: Ronny Chieng
7:30 PM Music & Dance: A Night in Spain
Saturday, Sep 22
All Day Pacific Islander Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Vista Viking Festival
10:00 AM Community Building: YMCA Welcoming week
12:30 PM International Harvest Dance Festival
5:30 PM Harvest Masquerade Regency Ball
6:00 PM House of China Moon Festival
6:00 PM Art: Salvador Dali Exhibit
6:00 PM Art Night Women in Central Asia
6:00 PM Stage: Death by Dessert
7:00 PM Film and Dinner: Wajib
9:30 PM Comedy: Ronny Chieng
Sunday, Sep 23
All Day Pacific Islander Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Vista Viking Festival
12:30 PM International Harvest Dance Festival
1:00 PM Art: Salvador Dali Exhibit
1:00 PM Stage: Death by Dessert
3:00 PM Music: Night of Parisian Music
3:00 PM Stage: The Trial of Richard III
3:00 PM Stage: Avenue Q
4:00 PM Stage: The Mikado
Monday, Sep 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Sep 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Film: Black Panther
7:00 PM Film: The Registry
Wednesday, Sep 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Film: Out of Africa
6:00 PM Film: Coco
6:00 PM Discussion: What Diplomats Do and Why it Still Matters
6:15 PM Music: Fred Benedetti
7:00 PM Art: Parsha Poster
7:30 PM Book Signing: Crazy Rich Asians
Thursday, Sep 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Cooking Workshop: Donburi Bowls
6:30 PM Art: Torero! Artivista! Viva La Revolucion
Friday, Sep 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Mystic India
Saturday, Sep 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM 2018 Youth Festival
11:00 AM Carbillo Festival
3:30 PM Music/Dance: Capoeira Batizado
Sunday, Sep 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Sukkort Harvest Festival
3:00 PM Stage: Avenue Q
6:00 PM Discussion: Fighting for Cyber Supremacy in an Age of Extremism
6:30 PM Film: King Lear
Monday, Oct 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Oct 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Calendar

< Tuesday, April 10, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Once
Until Sunday, September 16

Seize the King
Until Sunday, September 16

Much Ado About Nothing
Until Sunday, September 16

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

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

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

Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
Ongoing until July 20

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
10:00 AM Art: Wabi Sabi Wabi-sabi, a traditional Japanese aesthetic, signifies acceptance of transience and imperfection. In this exhibition, "Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence," artist Dana Mano-Flank seeks to create awareness, insight and explores the fragile connections between nature and human society. In her mixed-media paintings she incorporates wabi-sabi and captures the small and simple beauty of nature.

Admission/Cost: FREE - $10

Location:
Japanese Friendship Garden
2215 Pan American Road
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday, April 29
everyday 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 232-2721 or visit: www.niwa.org
12:45 PM Discussion: The Butterfly Project Tovah Galut will facilitate a discussion about "The Butterfly Project" in conjunction with Holocaust Remembrance by explaining its significance and history. We will then have a chance to decorate a ceramic butterfly to be displayed in San Diego.

Age Limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
College Avenue Center
6299 Capri Dr.
San Diego, CA 92120
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Tuesday, April 10 - 12:45 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 637-3270
3:00 PM Talk: Ideas and Ideologies Competing for China’s Future Xi Jinping has worked on crafting a unified national ideology, but so far has not yielded the desired result: a broad-based societal consensus on China's future course.

Research by the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) shows differing views within Chinese society regarding the country's developmental model and its global role. MERICS analyzed debates in Chinese social media and conducted a survey among predominantly urban Chinese "netizens." Even though party-state propaganda played a dominant role in this study, debates within online chat groups displayed a wider range of opinions despite censorship and repression of dissent.

Speakers:

- Kristin Shi-Kupfer, Director, Research Area on Public Policy and Society
- Mareike Ohlberg, Research Associate, MERICS.

The event will take place in the GPS classroom 3201. Closest parking will be at the Pangea Parking Structure. There will be signage to direct you from Pangea to the GPS.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy
GPS Classroom 3201
La Jolla, CA 92093MAP


Tuesday, April 10 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

For more information and to register, please visit: www.eventbrite.com
7:00 PM From Sinai to Seinfeld: The History of Jewish Humor Explore the treasure of irresistible jokes from the Israelite relationship with God to the growing divide between cultural and religious Judaism in the early 21st century. Professor Joellyn Zollman, holds a PhD in Jewish history from Brandeis University and has worked with Jewish material culture collections at the Smithsonian Institution, the Skirball Museum, and the American Jewish Historical Society.

Admission/Cost: $160 - $190

Location:
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Execuitve Drive
San Diego, CA 92037
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Tuesday, April 10 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 362-1348 or visit: www.sdcjc.org
7:00 PM Hayao Miyazaki Fan Art Show Founded in 2009, Thumbprint Gallery curates monthly exhibitions featuring emerging, mid-career, and established artists with a focus on urban art and pop surrealism. The gallery seeks to provide an engaging atmosphere to view art by bringing people together in appreciation and support of local, national and international artists.

Join Thumbprint Gallery for the fifth installment of an ongoing series of Hayao Miyazaki fan art shows! Cosplayers welcome as usual!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Thumbprint Gallery
920 Kline Street
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Tuesday, April 10 - 7:00 PM to 12:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 354-6294 or visit: www.facebook.com
7:00 PM Stage: The Wanderers Esther and Yoni are shy young Orthodox Jews embarking on an arranged marriage, despite barely knowing each other. Abe and Julia are high-profile celebrities embarking on a dangerously flirtatious correspondence, despite being married to other people. On the surface, the lives of these two couples couldn't be more different. But Ziegler's funny, insightful and mysterious new drama explores the hidden connections between seemingly disparate people, drawing audiences into an intriguing puzzle and a deeply sympathetic look at modern love.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $85

Location:
Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Until May 6, 2018
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Sundays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays & Sundays - 2:00 PM (except 4/22)
Additional performance - Wednesday, April 25 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 234-5623 or visit: www.theoldglobe.org
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