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Coming Soon...
Thursday, Nov 21
All Day Native Truth & Healing California Genocide Conference
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 AM Doctors Without Borders Recruitment Info Session
9:30 AM Symposium on the Indigenous Language Communities of the Californias
10:00 AM Travel Log Book Workshop
5:30 PM Talk: From Revolution to Power in Brazil
6:00 PM Spanish Wine Night
7:00 PM Stage: Eurydice
7:30 PM Linda Blair Lectures on Jan Van Eyck
7:30 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Music: Gingee
8:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
8:00 PM Stage: Hold These Truths
Friday, Nov 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day Native Truth & Healing California Genocide Conference
9:30 AM Kumeyaay Community Garden Unveiling Ceremony
2:00 PM Talk: What Americans Read When They Read About the Holocaust
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
3:30 PM Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival
6:00 PM Fiesta Santa Cecilia Fundraiser Mariachi Concert
7:00 PM Comedy: George Lopez
7:00 PM Stage: Eurydice
7:30 PM Stage: Texas in Paris
8:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
8:00 PM Stage: Hold These Truths
Saturday, Nov 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day Native Truth & Healing California Genocide Conference
10:00 AM Indigo Dye & Shibori Workshop
11:00 AM Sumi-e Ten Exhibition
11:45 AM Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
5:00 PM Dance: PKG Ascend
7:00 PM Stage: Eurydice
7:30 PM Stage: Texas in Paris
8:00 PM Music: Hirie
8:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
8:00 PM Stage: Hold These Truths
11:55 PM Japanese Film: Akira
Sunday, Nov 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day Native Truth & Healing California Genocide Conference
11:00 AM Japanese Film: Akira
11:00 AM Sumi-e Ten Exhibition
11:45 AM Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Hold These Truths
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
2:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
2:00 PM Stage: Texas in Paris
2:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
6:00 PM Lebanese Independence Day Banquet
7:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
7:00 PM Stage: Hold These Truths
Monday, Nov 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day Native Truth & Healing California Genocide Conference
11:00 AM Sumi-e Ten Exhibition
7:00 PM Film: Light and Truth (Urim Ve Tumim)
Tuesday, Nov 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Film: In Between (Bar Bahar)
6:30 PM Talk: Symbols Of The French Language
7:00 PM Film: Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire
7:00 PM Victoria Martino Lectures on Matisse
7:30 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
Wednesday, Nov 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
Thursday, Nov 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
Friday, Nov 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
8:00 PM Film: Official Secrets
8:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
Saturday, Nov 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Jiatíng Gùshì: Oral History Project Unveiling Event
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
8:00 PM Film: Official Secrets
8:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
8:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
Sunday, Dec 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
2:00 PM Stage: Around the World in 80 Days
2:00 PM Stage: And Neither Have I Wings To Fly
7:00 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
7:30 PM Stage: Lady Zhaojun
Monday, Dec 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Dec 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
8:00 PM Dance: Aakash Odedra Company
Wednesday, Dec 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Cambodian Rock Band
Calendar

< Saturday, September 7, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego Events

Stage

Hold These Truths
Until December 8, 2019

* Note: newest and shorter run productions can be found in our regular calendar listings.

Exhibitions and Art

[A] Portrait of People in Motion
November 30, 2019

Hanjialin Bao - Between Black and White
Until January 26 2020

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

Places

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Walking Tour of Asian Pacific Historic District
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Chicano Park Tour
Ongoing Saturdays and Sundays

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Asian Brush Painting/Sumi-e Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturdays

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays
10:00 AM Cardiff Greek Festival Your weekend in Greece -- no airplane required! Join us Sept. 7th and Sept. 8th for your weekend stay-cay as we transform our church grounds in Cardiff/Encinitas into a Greek village. You'll find lots of family friendly activities to get you started. We have kids' games with prizes, performances by folk dancers in traditional costumes, church tours, free music on multiple stages, plenty of food for purchase (including vegetarian options), our Greek Deli, and of course, our delicious pastries (pre-purchase now available on cardiffgreekfest.com).

Admission/Cost: Free - $3

Location:
Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church
3459 Manchester Avenue
Cardiff by the Sea, CA 92007
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Dates and times:
Saturday, September 7 - 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, September 8 - 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
11:00 AM Sycuan Pow-Wow The Sycuan Pow-Wow is a time for people to get together, sing, dance, renew old friendships and make new ones, and a time for young people to meet and court.

What is a Pow-Wow? Originally a Pow-Wow or "celebration" as it was once called, was held in the spring to welcome the beginnings of life. It was a time for people to get together, sing, dance, renew old friendships and make new ones, and a time for young people to meet and court.

The Pow-Wow had religious significance as well; it was a time for families to hold naming and honoring ceremonies. The celebration was also a prayer to the one called Wakan Tanka - the Great Mystery or Great Spirit in Lakota. Some trace the word "Pow-Wow" to the Algonquin language and say that the Europeans adopted it to refer to a council or meeting.

The circle is an important symbol to Indian cultures. At a Pow-Wow, the dancers are in the center of the circle and the audience forms a larger circle around them. The Pow-Wow brings the circle of the people closer together to their community and their culture. Pow-Wows today are still very much apart of the lives of modern Indian people.

Most religious ceremonies are no longer a central part of the Pow-Wow and often are conducted in the privacy of a family gathering. However, blessing ceremonies, honoring ceremonies and ceremonies for dropped eagle feathers remain today. Competitive singing and dancing for prize money is a fairly recent change in the traditional Pow-Wow celebration. Only registered contestants can participate in the dancing contests, but everyone can take part when an "intertribal" dance is announced - visitors included, as each of us shares a place in the circle. There are no spectators at a Pow-Wow, everyone is a participant!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Sycuan Casino and Resort
5577 Dehesa Road
El Cajon, CA 92019
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 6 - 5:25 PM
Saturday, September 7 - 11:00 AM
Sunday, September 8 - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM City Heights Lantern Festival  We welcome you to the Inaugural City Heights Lantern Festival! 

We are excited to be celebrating City Heights and all of its diversity.

Hosted by Vien Dong IV Supermarket, celebrating its 35th anniversary, and its sister supermarket World Foods, celebrating its 15th anniversary, the Lantern Festival celebrates the Mid-Autumn Harvest Festival (Tet Trung Thu) as well as the diversity of our neighborhood.

The festival will feature music, foods, vendors, children's lanterns and more!

We would love to have you as a participant of the festival.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location
Vien Dong IV Supermarket Parking Lot
5382 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92105 
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Saturday, September 7 - 11:30 AM
12:55 PM Documenary: Placido Domingo Gala Half a century ago, Plácido Domingo made his debut at the Arena di Verona: on 16 July 1969 he sang the role of Calaf in Puccini's "Turandot"; in August followed the title role in Verdi's "Don Carlo". Since then, the world-famous singer has appeared in numerous acclaimed performances in the city of Romeo and Juliet. From the Arena di Verona comes an operatic gala concert event, captured live on August 4, 2019, marking the 50th anniversary of the debut of one of the greatest singers the world has ever known. The program features excerpts from three famous operas by Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco, Macbeth and Simon Boccanegra.

Admission/Cost: $18

Location:
AMC Mission Valley
1640 Camino del Rio North
San Diego, 92108
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Saturday, September 7 - 12:55 PM
1:00 PM Coronado Libary Book Club: The Girl from Kathmandu Join us in reading and discussing this powerful work of non-fiction. Twelve men left Nepal in search of a better life by working in a luxury hotel in Amman, Jordan. In fact, these men were sent to Iraq, kidnapped, and murdered by a terrorist group. Through inner strength, hope and determination a young woman, Kamala Magar, stands up to the men that ultimately led to her husband's death. No sign up is required, simply stop by to discuss the book. Books are available for check out at the library and through Overdrive.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Coronado Library
640 Orange Avenue
Coronado, 92118
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Saturday, September 7 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
5:00 PM Singaporian and Malaysian Night Market Our annual fundraiser this year bringing together a collection of stalls selling delicious snacks and authentic homecooked Singapore-Malaysian food, unique knick-knacks and childhood games to recreate the character and flavor of the pasar malam ("Night Market") for the community.

Vendor list

• Aishah Wellington Satay Catering
• Seasons Kitchen USA
• Lim Kee Hainanese Chicken Rice
• The Eurasian Place
• Yulis Indo Kitchen
• De Panthera Jewelry
• Ho Jiak's Chilli Crab Bun
• Make & Makan

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Good Samaritan Episcopal Church
4321 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA 92121
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Saturday, September 7 - 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
6:30 PM Film: Black Panther After the death of his father, T'Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T'Challa's mettle as king and as Black Panther gets tested when he's drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people.

To RSVP, please register to receive a free ticket. RSVP encouraged, but not required.

Note: The movie venue is outdoors. Feel free to bring beach chairs and blankets since it might get cool at night.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location
Joe and Vi Jacobs Center
Market Creek Plaza Amphitheater
404 Euclid Avenue 
San Diego, CA 92114
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September 7 - 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
8:00 PM Film: Roman Holiday Scoot through the Eternal City with Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck in this timeless tonic about a princess who escapes her entourage to play hooky from her royal duties for 24 hours. Cinema Under The Stars is an intimate, outdoor movie theater, located directly behind Tops Salon in Mission Hills. Admission is $17 for members, $18 at the box office, or $20 online (Pay With Cash or Check Only). Online reservations begin on Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. The box office opens at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Popcorn, candy and assorted hot and cold drinks sell for $2 each and a classic cartoon is screened before most films. Heaters and blankets are provided to keep you warm. For more information, call (619) 295-4221, or visit the website.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $20

Location:
Cinema Under the Stars
4040 Goldfinch Street
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 6 - 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM
Saturday, September 7 - 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM
Sunday, September 8 - 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM
9:00 PM Music: Mariachi El Bronx With Tropa Magica The punk mariachi band, Mariachi El Bronx, are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their debut album with a re-release party here!

Admission/Cost: $25 - $27

Location
Belly Up Tavern,
143 S Cedros Ave
Solana Beach, CA
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Saturday, September 7 - 9:00 PM
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