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Sunday, Jul 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Afrofuturism Lounge
10:30 AM German Film: At Eye Level (Auf Augenhöhe)
12:00 PM Chicano-Con
2:00 PM House of Colombia Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
5:00 PM Miss Middle East USA 2018
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Monday, Jul 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM German Film: My Words, My Lies, My Love (Lila Lila)
Tuesday, Jul 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Tour to Cuba Informational Session
Wednesday, Jul 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Music: Mariachi Estrellas de Chula Vista
7:00 PM Women's Film Festival San Diego: The Ito Sisters
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Thursday, Jul 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Music: Henry Kapono
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Friday, Jul 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Film: Mughal e Azam
7:00 PM Music: Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Saturday, Jul 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Japanese Obon Festival
1:00 PM Music: Israel Maldonado and Puente
1:00 PM Documentary: Maritime Silk Road
1:30 PM Documentary Series: Knowledge is the Beginning
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
6:00 PM Book Signing: Underwater Vibes
7:00 PM Film: Coco
8:00 PM Talk: Polynesian Settlement and Heritage
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
9:00 PM Music: Como La Flor
Sunday, Jul 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Japanese Obon Festival
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Monday, Jul 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jul 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Aug 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Thursday, Aug 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Friday, Aug 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
Saturday, Aug 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
8:00 PM Stage: A Man of No importance
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< Thursday, May 24, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Once
Until July 22, 2018

The Tempest
Until July 22, 2018

Queens
Until July 29, 2018

Romeo and Juliet
Until August 5, 2018

Monty Python's Spamalot
Until August 12, 2018

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Until August 12, 2018

Exhibitions and Art

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

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
Ongoing until July 20

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

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

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

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Dinner
ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Seafood Tour
ongoing Fridays and Sundays

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 Brewery Tour
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

Hard Days Night
Until August 29, 2018

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

10:00 AM Art Workshop: Kokedama Kokedama is a traditional Japanese art form where moss is used as a container for a plant. In this interesting and hands-on workshop, led by Kanako Yamada (owner of Kodama Forset), you will learn the skills to help you make your very own Kokedama. Workshop participants will have the opportunity to ask questions from an expert about this exquisite Japanese art form. All of the supplies needed will be provided to make unique Kokedama, including two plants from Kanako's selection, moss, soils and all other materials. (Please bring your apron and grove if you want.) Create a unique, fun-to-make Kokedama that you can take home and enjoy, or give as a wonderful living gift.

Admission/Cost: $38

Location:
Azuna Kai
8305 Vickers Street Suite 106
San Diego, CA 92111
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Thursday, May 24 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 471-5975 or visit: www.etsy.com
12:30 PM Talk: The Making of Global China Julian Gewirtz is currently a Fellow in History and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. He completed his doctorate in history at the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He is the author of Unlikely Partners: Chinese Reformers, Western Economists, and the Making of Global China (Harvard University Press, 2017). Previously, he worked as Special Advisor for International Affairs at the U.S. Department of Energy, as well as at American and Chinese technology companies. His writing on Asia has appeared in publications, including The Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.

The event will take place in the GPS classroom 3201. Closest parking will be at the Pangea Parking Structure.

Admission/Cost: FREE but Registration Required.

Location:
School of Global Policy and Strategy
Classroom 3201
UCSD
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
MAP

Thursday, May 24 - 12:30 PM
4:00 PM Talk: A Korean Model of Economic Development In this presentation, Myung-koo Kang at Baruch College will address how South Korea has achieved rapid economic success by looking into the rise of U.S.-trained technocrats and scholars in Korea's economic policymaking.

He will review why and how Korea's financial system has diverged drastically from the Japanese model and has turned to the U.S. model, which is often regarded as a more market-oriented financial system for the past several decades. He will explain this radical shift, which occurred in the 1980s and 1990s, by tracing the rise of U.S.-trained Korean economists in Korean economic policymaking networks.

The talk will introduce how U.S.-trained high-ranking officials in the Korean economic bureaucracy ascended as a core group in the economic policymaking and organized the policymaking network in a highly hierarchical way, putting the Economic Planning Board at the apex, and linking the Korea Development Institute with other U.S.-trained economists in public and private institutes and in academia. A series of financial liberalization reforms since the early 1980s will be discussed in the context of the idiosyncratic institutional features of Korea's economic policymaking networks.

The event will take place in the GPS classroom 3203. Closest parking will be at the Pangea Parking Structure. There will be signage to direct you from Pangea to GPS.

Admission/Cost: FREE but Registration Required.

Location:
School of Global Policy and Strategy
Classroom 3203
UCSD
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
MAP

Thursday, May 24 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
5:30 PM Lecture: World in Transition In the new book, A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future, Jonathan Salk and David Dewane take a look at the problems presented by population growth and changing human values. The book is a revised version of an earlier publication Jonathan wrote with his father, visionary scientist Jonas Salk, who developed the polio vaccine. At the event, Salk will discuss how we're transitioning from a time of competition to a time of cooperation. A book signing will follow the talk and copies of the book will be available for purchase from the publisher.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego Library, Geisel Library
UCSD
San Diego, CA 92093
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Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please e-mail: [email protected] or visit: www.eventbrite.com
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