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Saturday, Jan 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Nuno Trunk Show
10:30 AM Tagines & Couscous: A History
12:00 PM DIY Kimchi Workshop
12:00 PM CRY Color the Sky Kite Festival
2:00 PM Talk: Contemporary Chinese Economic and Political Landscapes.
2:00 PM Stage: Building the Wall
3:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
5:30 PM Fusion Persian/Indian Benefit Concert
6:00 PM Museum Exhibition: The Language of Things
6:00 PM Comhaltas Open House
6:30 PM Camarada's Villa-Lobos And Friends Remix
7:00 PM Los Angeles Balalaika Orchestra
7:00 PM Stage: Twelfth Night
8:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
8:00 PM Stage: Building the Wall
8:00 PM Music: Places in Time
8:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
8:00 PM Stage: The Mousetrap
8:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
8:00 PM Stage: The Color of Light
Sunday, Jan 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
2:00 PM Enfrascada Free Reading
2:00 PM Music: Places in Time
2:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
2:00 PM Film: Sound of Music Sing a Long
2:00 PM Indian Cultural Art Showcase
2:00 PM Stage: Around the World in Eighty Days
6:00 PM Django Jazz Fest
7:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
Monday, Jan 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Film: Nothing Is Truer than Truth
Tuesday, Jan 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Pictographic Clues on the Cultural Landscape
Wednesday, Jan 24
2:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
6:00 PM Talk: China in the Wake of the Party Conference
7:30 PM Stage: The Last Wife
7:30 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
Thursday, Jan 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Film: In Guerra Per Amore
7:30 PM Stage: The Last Wife
7:30 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
7:30 PM Music: Percussion Lovefest
8:00 PM Stage: The Color of Light
Friday, Jan 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
8:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
8:00 PM Stage: The Mousetrap
8:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
8:00 PM Stage: The Color of Light
Saturday, Jan 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Film: Finding Samuel Lowe
3:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
4:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
7:30 PM Music: Daruish
7:30 PM Building Puppets in Prague
8:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
8:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
8:00 PM Stage: The Mousetrap
8:00 PM Stage: Building the Wall
8:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
8:00 PM Stage: The Color of Light
8:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables
10:00 PM Stage: Maria De Buenos Aires
Sunday, Jan 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables
1:30 PM Discussion: The Butterfly Project
2:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
2:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
2:00 PM Music: Farofa
2:00 PM Jimmy and Enrique
2:00 PM House of India Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: The Mousetrap
2:00 PM Stage: Building the Wall
2:00 PM Stage: Smoke on the Mountain
2:00 PM Stage: Around the World in Eighty Days
2:00 PM Stage: Around the World in Eighty Days
4:30 PM Stage: Les Misérables
5:00 PM Tibetan Bowl Concert & Book Launch
6:30 PM Music: Pepe Aguilar
7:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife
7:00 PM Stage: Around the World in Eighty Days
Tuesday, Jan 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Jan 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: The Last Wife
Thursday, Feb 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: The Last Wife
8:00 PM Stage: The Color of Light
Friday, Feb 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: The Mousetrap
8:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar
Calendar

< Saturday, June 17, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Twelfth Night
Until January 20, 2018

Hamilton
Until January 28, 2018

Pygmalion
Until January 28, 2018

Smoke on the Mountain
Until January 28, 2018

Building the Wall
Until January 28, 2018

Les Misérables
Until January 28, 2018

The Color of Light
Until February 3, 2018

Around the World in 80 Days
Until February 4, 2018

The Mousetrap
Until February 4, 2018

Outside Mullingar
Until February 19

Exhibitions and Art

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

Recycled and Embroidered Textiles of Bengal
Until March 25, 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

Art Of The Open Air
Ongoing until February 13, 2018

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

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

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays
7:00 AM CRY America Cricket Tournament Child Rights and You (CRY), America Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2002, works toward restoring the right to a happy and healthy childhood to underprivileged children.

Our vision: A just world in which every child - regardless of gender, class, caste, faith, color, race, ethnicity, physical and mental ability etc. - has an equal opportunity to develop to her or his full potential. And in which children have a voice in matters that affect them.

CRY America acts as a link between the child in need and people and organizations in the US with a desire to help.

8 players, 10 total can register | 6 overs | hard tennis ball

*Max 4 players/team can be from the SDCA roster.*

Limited team space. Sign up early to guarantee a spot.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $160

Location:
Walker-Wangenheim School Park
10441 Black Mountain Road
San Diego, CA 92126
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Saturday, June 17 - 7:00 AM

For more information, email [email protected]
10:30 AM Cooper Family Foundation Juneteenth Celebration Juneteenth celebrates Black Independence Day. It's a day of celebration with prayer and worship and gives recognition to community leaders. The event presents African history, drumming, and dancing and includes a Teen Stage, a Fun Zone, merchandise booths, light refreshments, and a talent show.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Location Imperial Avenue between 29th St. & 30th St.
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Saturday, June 17 - 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.cfjuneteenth.com
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Patrolling the Stingaree San Diego's Stingaree District has a vibrant and exciting history as it once contained the Chinatown, the Red Light District, and many other areas of debauchery all in one small neighborhood along San Diego Bay. Learn about the role of law enforcement from 1850 to 1920 and how the police attempted to "police" this infamous neighborhood during its formation.

Admission/Cost: $5 for adults, FREE for SDCHM members, children 12 and under, and students with ID.

Location:
Chuang Archive and Learning Center
541-B Second Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, June 17 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For more information, Please Call: (619) 338-9888 or visit www.sdchm.org
11:00 AM World Affairs Council Annual Meeting and Luncheon The San Diego World Affairs Council will hold its annual meeting and luncheon with former U.S. State Department negotiator with North Korea Evans Revere as the guest speaker.

Evans Revere is one of the country's leading experts on Asia, with considerable experience negotiating with North Korea. During a distinguished career with the U.S. Department of State, where he focused on the two Koreas, China and Japan, Mr. Revere was deputy chief of the team involved in talks with Pyongyang and the government's primary day-to-day liaison with North Korea.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $30

Location:
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church Parish Hall
743 Prospect St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Note: Please note that traffic in La Jolla may be heavier than usual due to graduation ceremonies at UCSD. Entrance to the Parish Hall is on Eads Avenue.

Saturday, June 17 - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
12:00 PM World Refugee Day Celebration San Diego has a long history of welcoming refugees. For years, many countries and regions have held Refugee Days and even Weeks. One of the most widespread has been Africa Refugee Day, celebrated on 20 June in several countries. In 2000, the UN General Assembly decided that, from 2001, 20 June would be celebrated as World Refugee Day.

Each year the San Diego Refugee Forum hosts a World Refugee Day celebration in collaboration with other local organizations involved in supporting refugee resettlement, community groups, and the refugee community. Join the San Diego Refugee Forum for cultural performances, family and youth activities, refugee-made crafts and goods, community resources, and cultural tables.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Highland and Landis Park
3700 Fairmount Ave.
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, June 17 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please visit: sdrefugeeforum.weebly.com
12:00 PM Dia de Portugal Crawfish Microbrew Festival All-you-can-eat crawfish boil -- imported, extra large crawfish from New Orleans, boiled to perfection, home-made Portuguese corn bread, and San Diego micro brews. Music by Theo and The Zydeco Patrol.

Admission/Cost: $40

Location:
Portuguese Hall
2818 Avenida de Portugal
San Diego, CA 92106
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Saturday, June 17 - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.upses.com
12:00 PM House of Panama Lawn Program and Expo This year's 4th annual business expo and Annual Lawn Program will celebrate the Tradiciones de mi Tierra.

The entertainment for this event is provided by the House of Panama's own folkloric group "Sonares de mi Tierra". At times the house invites special groups from who travel from Panama to San Diego to delight the visitors for a full hour.

The food the members have prepared are: Rice and Coconut accompanied by Fried Fish or Rice and Peas accompanied by Ropa Vieja - shredded beef stewed with vegetables. Ojaldres (Indian fried bread) - with meat and sausage, hot links on a skewer, Patacones - fried bananas, pineapple upside-down cake, raspados - a sweet desert of ice cones with flavors and condensed milk.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
International Cottages Blaboa Park
2294 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, June 17 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, Please visit www.houseofpanama.org
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Roots Series: France Cultural performances and activities highlighting the diverse traditions of France. The afternoon includes a dance performance by The Performing Folk Dancers of Balboa Park, an interactive theater performance from Literature Comes to Life, painting workshops inspired by French artists, and storytelling by Marilyn McPhie.

Admission/Cost: FREE RSVP

Location:
San Diego Children's Discovery Museum
320 N. Broadway
Escondido, CA 92025
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Saturday, June 17 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, Please Call: (760) 233-7755 or visit www.sdcdm.org
4:30 PM Music: CWM Summer Series, Brazilian Vintage Jazz The Center for World Music is proud to present its Outdoor Summer Series. Please join us for three unique concerts featuring music from around the world. The series kicks off with Natashia Kozali performing folk songs and telling folktales from around the Caribbean on June 3. Then the series take a sonic journey to Japan with a performance by koto zither player Kyoko Takeda and shakuhachi flute player Jonathan Crick on June 10th. The CWM Summer Series concludes on June 17th in celebration of World Make Music Day (Fête de la Musique) with an outdoor concert at Balboa Park with San Diego-based Choro Sotaque playing vintage Brazilian jazz.

Celebrate World Make Music Day at the the third and final concert of our Outdoor Summer World Music Series, presenting music from world destinations in relaxed outdoor settings. The series ends with this celebration of World Music Day.

Join the Center for World Music and The Old Globe for free festivities, featuring San Diego-based Choro Sotaque playing vintage Brazilian jazz. The members are Stefanie Schmitz, clarinet/saxophone, Joe Amato, 7-string guitar, Gabriel Arce, cavaquinho/bandolim, and Halysson da Silva, percussion.

4:30 - 5:30 PM, Brazilian Workshop
Get hands-on with Brazilian music through rhythm, song, dance, and drums with workshop leader Stefanie Schmitz and Marisa Serrano. Instruments provided by the Center for World Music. No experience necessary, and all ages are welcome!

5:30 - 6:45 PM, Choro Sotaque Concert
Let your heart stir with the intricate melodies and vibrant beats of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in a lively instrumental performance.

Series:
June 3 - Caribbean Inspiration with Natasha Kozaily
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Seaport Village, East Plaza Gazebo

June 10 - Music of Japan with Kyoko Takea and Jonathan Crick
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Seaport Village, East Plaza Gazebo

June 17 - Brazilian Vintage Jazz with Choro Sotaque
4:30 PM to 6:45 PM at the Old Globe, Balboa Park

Locations:
Seaport Village
East Plaza Gazebo
San Diego, CA
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The Old Globe Theatre
Balboa Park
San Diego, Ca
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Saturday, June 17 - 4:30 PM to 6:45 PM

For more information, please visit: www.centerforworldmusic.org
7:30 PM Italian Film: Back To The Nest (Andiamo a Quel Paese) Salvo and Valentino, unemployed for two years, decide to leave their beloved adopted hometown of Palermo and move back to their tiny Sicilian village. The village is now populated primarily by the elderly living off their pensions. Salvo comes up with the bright idea of making ends meet by having all their elderly relatives move in with them, but they have a surprise in store.

The film we screen is in Italian with English subtitles.
7:30 PM Cinecafe
8:00 PM Film starts

The magic of Italian cinema is yours all year with Italian films with English subtitles. Little Italy Association and Cinema Little Italy present the Little Italy Summer Outdoor Film Festival. Every Saturday night all summer.

The Summer Festival screens every Saturday night mid-June through August. The films are shown outdoors in the Amici Park Amphitheater, on Date and State streets, in Little Italy. Cinema Little Italy is partnered with the Little Italy Association.

Admission/Cost: $5 (Purchase at event)

Location:
Amici Park Ampitheater
1660 Union St.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, June 17 - 7:30 PM
8:00 PM Music: Empress Akua, Soulective, Lexy Love Performance Amazing show lined up featuring some talented women who have made a strong impact in the reggae world.

Age Limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $5

Location:
710 Beach Club
710 Garnet Avenue
San Diego, CA 92109
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Saturday, June 17 - 8:00 PM

For more information, Please Call: (858) 483-7844 or visit www.710bc.com
8:00 PM Stage: Withering Heights Roustabouts present the world premiere of Omri Schein and Phil Johnson's comic retelling of Emily Bronte's classic novel. "Heathcliff and Catherine take to the Moors as you've never seen them before." David Ellenstein directs.

Admission/Cost: $38

Location:
Diversionary Theatre
4545 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92116
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Dates and times
From Sunday June 11 to Sunday July 9
Sunday, June 11 - 2:00 PM
Sunday, June 11 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, June 14 - 7:30 PM
Thursday, June 15 - 7:30 PM
Friday, June 16 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, June 17 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, June 18 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, June 24 - 2:00 PM
Sunday, June 25 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, June 28 - 8:00 PM
Saturday, July 1 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, July 2 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, July 5 - 8:00 PM
Thursday, July 6 - 8:00 PM
Friday, July 7 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, July 9 - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Aida Moonlight Stage Productions opens its 37th summer season with Sir Elton John and Tim Rice's adaptation of the Verdi opera, an epic tale of a love triangle; Aide and Amneris love Radmaes. Betrayal will follow.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $55

Location:
Moonlight Amphitheatre
Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace
Vista, CA 92084
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Ongoing from Wednesday, June 14 until Saturday, July 1, 2017
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays - 8:00 PM
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