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Monday, May 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Film: Porco Rosso
7:00 PM Book Signings: The Time of Mute Swans
Tuesday, May 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Music: Roots of American Folk Music
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Wednesday, May 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Talk: Jewish Muslim Romance Films
6:00 PM Discussion: Ukraine: Russian Interference
6:00 PM Film: America's Untold Story
7:00 PM Jewish Poets of the Past
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Film: Porco Rosso
Thursday, May 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Art Workshop: Kokedama
12:30 PM Talk: The Making of Global China
4:00 PM Talk: A Korean Model of Economic Development
7:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Friday, May 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Firefly Dreams
6:00 PM Film: Coco
7:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
7:30 PM Music: Natalia Lafourcade
8:00 PM Film: Hin Und Weg (Tour De Force)
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
8:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
Saturday, May 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Art Class: Kokedama
10:00 AM Harmony in Action Cross-Cultural Non-Profits Fair
2:00 PM Holocaust Survivor's Gripping Story
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
3:00 PM Music: Breizh Amerika
6:00 PM Music: Samahan
7:00 PM Music: Jenni Rivera tribute Concert
7:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
7:30 PM Music: Breizh Amerika
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
8:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
Sunday, May 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM 38th Annual Ethnic Food Fair
2:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
2:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
2:00 PM Stage: The Madres
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Monday, May 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Spring Luau USD
Tuesday, May 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:30 PM Lecture: 1918-Death In Vienna, City Of Dreams
Wednesday, May 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: America's Untold Story
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
Thursday, May 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk: The Rise and Fall of a Fraud Investigator in China
7:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Friday, Jun 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
8:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Saturday, Jun 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Music: Sam Hinton Folk Festival
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
3:00 PM Mabuhay Festival: Filipino Independence day
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Sunday, Jun 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: The Madres
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
Calendar
< September, 2017 >
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27
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events
San Diego International Kids' Film Festival

10:00 AM
Sand Sculpture Art Festival

12:00 PM
Carlsbad Music Festival
San Diego Underground Film Festival

2:00 PM
Art Exhibit with Painter Lei Tang

3:00 PM
Stage: Mexihco

6:00 PM
Music: Ottmar Liebert

7:30 PM
Music: Ozomatli
Music: Gipsy Kings

28
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

5:00 PM
Chinese Valentine’s Day Celebration

5:30 PM
Weinheitsgebot: German food and drink

6:00 PM
Art: The Face Behind The Art Presents: Manuel Memo Cavada

7:00 PM
Film: Romeo + Juliet

29
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

7:30 PM
Book Signing: Elizabeth Day
Stage: The Explorers Club



30
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

2:00 PM
Stage: The Explorers Club

6:00 PM
Film: Spare Parts



31
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
Film: Film Screening and Discussion with Artist Trinh Mai

8:00 PM
Film: Midnight in Paris
Music: An Evening Of Jazz With Betty Bryant
11th Annual San Diego Salsa Bachata Festival

01
All Day
ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER
Ongoing and Extended Events

1:00 PM
Stage: Kiss of the Spider Woman
11th Annual San Diego Salsa Bachata Festival

6:00 PM
Powwow at Barona
Exhibit Opening: Fragmentada

7:30 PM
The Night Owls: Noche de Lechuza

8:00 PM
Stage: The Explorer's Club

02
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

8:30 AM
11th Annual San Diego Salsa Bachata Festival

11:00 AM
Alliance Française Open House

1:00 PM
Powwow at Barona
Latinx Festival

2:00 PM
Young Geun Lee: Opening Reception
Les Femmes Underground Film Festival
Stage: The Explorer's Club

4:30 PM
Latinx Festival

5:00 PM
Transition Lines: Closing Reception

7:00 PM
Summer Shakes (Shakespeare)

8:00 PM
Music: The Irving Flores Latin-Jazz Quartet

03
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

8:30 AM
11th Annual San Diego Salsa Bachata Festival

12:00 PM
House of Ukraine Lawn Program

1:00 PM
Powwow at Barona
Latinx Festival

2:00 PM
Summer Shakes (Shakespeare)
Stage: The Explorers Club

04
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

12:00 PM
Music: Theo and the Zydeco Patrol

1:00 PM
Lecture: "Discovering" the Native at USD
Chicano Park Art and Social Movements


05
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

7:00 PM
Stage: The Explorers Club
Stage: An American In Paris

7:30 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

9:00 PM
Music: Anthony B

06
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:30 PM
Film: Low Riders

7:00 PM
Stage: An American In Paris

7:30 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams


07
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
Lecture: San Diego Jews and World War I

7:30 PM
Stage: An American In Paris

8:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams


08
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:30 PM
The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library Gala

8:00 PM
Stage: Accomplice
Stage: An American In Paris
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

9:00 PM
The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library 28th After Party

09
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

10:30 AM
Cardiff Greek Festival 2017

12:00 PM
Music: 7th Annual San Diego Blues Festival

1:00 PM
Stage: An American In Paris

2:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

3:00 PM
Dinner & Concert: Talia Morales and Michelle Josey
Film: The Resistance Saga Triple Feature

5:00 PM
3rd Ahaana Festival

6:00 PM
Art: Bhavna Mehta
Invisible y Resistencia Art Exhibition

6:30 PM
Music: American Folk Concert

7:00 PM
Film: Jake Shimabukuro Life on four Strings

8:00 PM
Music: Jake Shimabukuro
Stage: An American In Paris
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

10
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:15 AM
Aloha Run 2017

11:00 AM
San Diego Brazilian Day Festival
Cardiff Greek Festival 2017

12:00 PM
Book Signing: Private Universe

1:00 PM
Stage: An American In Paris

2:00 PM
Book Signing: Without Warning
Stage: The Explorers Club
Stage: Passage Into Fear
Stage: Accomplice
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

4:00 PM
Dance: Priya Ramdoss
Music: Ustad Irshad Khan

4:30 PM
Book Signing: Kirsten Imani Kasai

6:30 PM
Stage: An American In Paris

7:00 PM
Music: Adam del Monte Flamenco Trio

11
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

1:30 PM
Japanese Culture Day

6:30 PM
Restaurant Style Ramen

7:00 PM
Staged Reading: Twain's America

7:30 PM
Beginning Scottish Dance

12
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

7:00 PM
Music: Ottmar Liebert
Book Signing: The Sandcastle Girls with Chris Bohjalian

7:30 PM
Jim Fergus: The Vengeance Of Mothers
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

13
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

2:00 PM
Stage: The Explorers Club

4:00 PM
Book Signing: Chicana Tributes: Activist Women of the Civil Rights Movement

6:30 PM
Film: Low Riders

7:00 PM
Opera Wednesdays

7:30 PM
Book Signing: Days Without End
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

14
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

5:00 PM
Exhibition: Xerografia: Copyart in Brazil

7:00 PM
Italian FIlm: Alaska - The Beginners
Film: Miyazaki's Lupin The 3rd The Castle of Cagilostro

8:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

15
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

10:00 AM
Santa Fe Marketplace At Bazaar Del Mundo

1:00 PM
Film: Hunt for Wilderpeople

2:00 PM
Traditional Music Of Africa

4:00 PM
Music: Ke'ahi

6:00 PM
House of Mexico: Independence Day

7:00 PM
Music: Raul Midon
Celebra: National Hispanic and Latino Hertiage Month
Música En La Plaza: Región Queretana

7:30 PM
Music: Vignesh Ishwar

8:00 PM
Music: IL Divo
Music: Black Uhuru
Stage: A Piece of My Heart
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

16
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

10:00 AM
Art of the Americas
Santa Fe Marketplace At Bazaar Del Mundo

10:30 AM
Lecture: Chop Suey

11:00 AM
Lecture: Piracy on the Chinese Seas

12:00 PM
Serbian Food and Cultural Festival
Book Discussion: Sandcastle Girls
Old Town San Diego Fiestas Patrias

1:00 PM
Music: Julian Music Festival

2:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

7:00 PM
Music: Mohsen Namjoo

7:30 PM
Music: Matthew Welch

8:00 PM
Music: Yuri
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

17
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

11:00 AM
Chula Vista Fiestas Patrias

12:00 PM
Book Signing: Igor Goldkind
Serbian Food and Cultural Festival

2:00 PM
Stage: A Piece of My Heart
Odissi Dance Workshop
Stage: Passage Into Fear
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

3:00 PM
International Day of Peace

7:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams
Film: A Classy Broad
Music: Les Chemins De L'Amour

18
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
Music: Javid and Naoko

7:30 PM
Book Signing : Love and Other Consolation Prizes



19
All Day
Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing and Extended Events

7:00 PM
Film: Miyazaki's Lupin The 3rd The Castle of Cagilostro

7:30 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

8:00 PM
Music: Les Nubians

20
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

12:00 PM
Rosh Hashanah Celebration
Annual Polish Festival

6:30 PM
Film: Low Riders

7:00 PM
Stage: Swan Lake by the Russian Gand Ballet

7:30 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

8:00 PM
Music: Bayou Brothers

21
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
Music: Pablo Cantua Unplugged

7:00 PM
Music: World Gratitude Day: Experiencing Gratitude
Stage: Ironbound

7:30 PM
Italian Film: L'arte Della Felicità

8:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

22
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

3:00 PM
Kumeyaay Garden Dedication Ceremony

5:30 PM
Japanese Autumn Equinox Ceremony

6:00 PM
Music: Leyla McCalla
South Sudan: Crisis and Conflict in the World's Newest Country

7:00 PM
Dance: Bamboozled

8:00 PM
Music: Los Amigos Invisibles
Music: Al Di Meola
Stage: Ironbound
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

23
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

9:00 AM
Pacific Islander Festival

10:00 AM
International Peace Day Celebration
Vista Viking Festival

12:30 PM
Dance: International Harvest Festival

2:00 PM
House of China Moon Festival
Celebrate Armenian Culture
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

7:00 PM
Music: Debashish Bhattacharya and Derek Gripper
Music: Taiko Beats

8:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

8:30 PM
Music: Siavash Ghomayshi

24
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

8:00 AM
Pacific Islander Festival 2017

10:00 AM
Vista Viking Festival

12:00 PM
Book Signing: How to Run Away from Home

12:30 PM
Dance: International Harvest Festival

2:00 PM
House of Puerto Rico Lawn Program
Stage: Ironbound
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

3:00 PM
Film: Denial
Music: Michael Nigro

6:10 PM
Film: Martha & Niki

7:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

25
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
Lecture: Old New Media Xerox Art in Brazil
Music: Javid and Naoko

7:30 PM
Music: The Danish Golden Age


26
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

6:00 PM
UCSD Martial Arts Demo
Book Discussion: The Sandcastle Girls

7:30 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams


27
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

1:30 PM
Film: The Salt of the Earth

6:30 PM
Book Discussion: Choices
Film: Low Riders

7:00 PM
Music: Draco Rosa

7:30 PM
Stage: In the Heights
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

28
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

4:00 PM
Music: Las Cafeteras

7:30 PM
Stage: In the Heights

8:00 PM
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams


29
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

12:00 PM
El Cajon Oktoberfest
International Coffee Hour: South Korea

12:30 PM
September Movies At the College Avenue Center

4:00 PM
La Mesa Oktoberfest
El Cajon Oktoberfest

6:30 PM
Bollywood Garba By The Sea

7:00 PM
Music: Michael Kaeshammer
2017 Harmony and Motion International Music and Dance Festival
Music: Manny Cepeda Orchestra Quartet

7:30 PM
Stage: Anon(ymous)
Stage: In the Heights

8:00 PM
Stage: Speak Spanish To Me
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

30
All Day
Ongoing and Extended Events

9:00 AM
Water for Children Music Fest & Eco Fair 2017

10:00 AM
La Mesa Oktoberfest

11:00 AM
San Diego Cabrillo Festival

12:00 PM
El Cajon Oktoberfest

2:00 PM
2017 Harmony and Motion International Music and Dance Festival
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

3:00 PM
Sabor Caliente: Hispanic Heritage Festival

6:00 PM
2017 Harmony and Motion International Music and Dance Festival

7:00 PM
Music: Carlos Velasco

7:30 PM
Stage: Anon(ymous)
Stage: In the Heights

8:00 PM
Stage: Speak Spanish To Me
Stage: Wild Goose Dreams

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