Best Bets: A quick guide to online and in-person entertainment and experiences – Rancho Santa Fe Review

This is a continuing listing of online activities and local in-person events.
• The Walter Munk Foundation for the Oceans will offer a presentation at The Map of the Grand Canyons of La Jolla at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, in Kellogg Park, 2100 Vallecitos, La Jolla. The event, part of San Diego Design Week, will explore how public art can inspire ocean conservation and stewardship. Free. Register at bit.ly/3SdEoyU.
• UC San Diego will hold a public webinar from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, during which scientists will discuss how much progress is being made locally and worldwide to slow global warming. The event is presented by UCSD’s School of Global Policy and Strategy. Free. Register at gps.ucsd.edu/about/events/index.html.
• American Friends of Israeli Philharmonic presents “Challah Bake with Dr. Beth Ricanati” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, online. Ricanati is the author of “Braided: A Journey of a Thousand Challah.” Free. bit.ly/AFIPOChallah
• The La Jolla Community Center presents “The Response to COVID-19: What Have We Learned for the Next Time?” at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, online. UC San Diego professor Dr. Robert Schooley will provide a perspective on the current state of the pandemic and what we have learned about what will be required for more effective responses to emerging infections in the future. Free. ljcommunitycenter.org/dss
• The Institute of the Americas presents the La Jolla Energy Conference on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 28-29, at the institute, 10111 N. Torrey Pines Road, and the Estancia Hotel, 9700 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla. Panelists will discuss the future of energy in Latin America and the Caribbean. $1,000. iamericas.org/lajollaconference2022
• The Pen to Paper writing class returns at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at the La Jolla/Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. The weekly class is open to writers 18 and older of all experience levels. Free. (858) 552-1657
• King’s Cross Church presents “Life Explored” at 6 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 27 at 7818 Ivanhoe Ave., La Jolla. Forums will discuss spirituality and are open to anyone, regardless of religious affiliation. Free. lifeexploredsd.com
• The La Jolla/Riford Library presents STEAM Tuesday at 4 p.m. Sept. 27 at 7555 Draper Ave. Children are invited to make a suncatcher. Free. lajollalibrary.org
• Buddhi Yoga presents “Flexibility and Mobility: Shoulders and Upper Back Deep Stretch Yin Yoga Workshop with Jeny Dawson” at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at 7843 Girard Ave., La Jolla. $65 and up. buddhiyogalj.com
• The La Jolla Community Center presents “Yoga 101: An Introduction” at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. The workshop will introduce participants to the eight basic principles of the philosophy and science of yoga. $10 for Community Center members; $20 for non-members. ljcommunitycenter.org/yoga-classes
• Pineapple Live presents “Novo Dia” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, 700 Prospect St., La Jolla. The event will feature yoga, sound bath, breathwork, guided meditation, reiki, massage, workshops and more. $50 and up. bit.ly/NovoDia2022
• The La Jolla Woman’s Club presents “Gentle Yoga” at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at 7791 Draper Ave. The weekly class is for all levels and open to the public. $15.
• The La Jolla Community Center presents an acrylic pour workshop at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, and 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Acrylic pour also is called fluid art or liquid art. $20 for Community Center members; $30 for non-members. ljcommunitycenter.org/art-receptions
• The La Jolla Art Association presents an art demonstration at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Julie Sanderson will demonstrate painting on silk. Free. ljcommunitycenter.org/art-receptions
• The Lot La Jolla presents “Cinema Circle” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7611 Fay Ave. The Georgian film “Brighton 4th” will be shown, followed by a live discussion of the film. The Chinese film “Better Days” will be shown Thursday, Sept. 29. $25; includes large popcorn and soda or wine. thelotent.com
• The La Jolla Community Center continues its Fourth Friday Jazz series at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Flutist Holly Hofmann, pianist Mike Wofford, bassist Rob Thorsen and drummer Chuck Redd will perform a concert titled “Blame It on the Bossa Nova.” Advance tickets are $22 for Community Center members; $25 for non-members. The cost is $30 at the door. ljcommunitycenter.org/ffjs
• The La Jolla Historical Society presents “The Smallest Show on Earth: Paper Theaters Explored” beginning Saturday, Sept. 24, at 780 Prospect St. The exhibit of paper theater replicas, posters and accessory exhibits that showcase iconic local stages of yesteryear will run through Sunday, Jan. 22. Free. lajollahistory.org
• Hennessey’s Tavern presents the Gand Band at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at 7811 Herschel Ave., La Jolla. The band from Coachella will perform its mix of 1960s music. Free.
• St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church presents “Where Have All The Children Gone?” an art exhibit by Claire Starkweather Forrest, through Saturday, Sept. 24, at 743 Prospect St., La Jolla. Free. sjbts.org
• BFree Studio presents the art of Rocky Frost in “Some Things Fishy … & 4 the Birds” through Sunday, Sept. 25, at 7857 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Most of the paintings are a form of gyotaku (traditional Japanese fish printing) in acrylic paint on synthetic rice paper. The paintings feature fish the artist caught off La Jolla while on his kayak. Some are bird paintings painted from photos. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays and anytime by appointment. Free. bfreestudio.net
• La Jolla Playhouse presents “Fandango for Butterflies (and Coyotes)” through Sunday, Sept. 25, at 2910 La Jolla Village Drive. The production is inspired by interviews with immigrants from Latin America. $25 and up. lajollaplayhouse.org
• Warwick’s bookstore presents author Virginia Hartman at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at 7812 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Hartman will discuss and sign her new book, “The Marsh Queen.” Free, or $27.99 for a reserved seat and book copy. warwicks.com/event/hartman-2022
• BFree Studio presents an opening reception for an art exhibit featuring the works of Mary MacLaren at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at 7857 Girard Ave., La Jolla. The exhibit will run through Friday, Sept. 30. Free. bfreestudio.net
• The UC San Diego Library presents the 22nd annual Toy Piano Festival at noon Thursday, Sept. 29, in the Geisel Library’s Seuss Room, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla. The festival will include new works for toy piano by Scott Paulson. Free. [email protected]
• The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library launches its jazz concert series with the Willie Jones III Quintet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. The performance will feature Jones on drums, former “Tonight Show” band member Ralph Moore on tenor sax, San Diegan Gilbert Castellanos on trumpet, Sam Hirsh on piano and Luca Alemanno on bass. $114 for the series of three concerts for Athenaeum members; $129 for non-members. Individual concerts are $40 for members; $45 for non-members. ljathenaeum.org/jazz
• Hennessey’s Tavern presents Arthur and His Knights at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at 7811 Herschel Ave., La Jolla. Arthur Hammons will lead the show with new songs and requested favorites. A birthday party for Hammons and keyboardist Jim Guerin will follow at Hammons’ La Jolla residence. Free. Text (858) 699-1353 to RSVP for the party.
• The La Jolla Community Center and La Jolla Art Association present an art exhibit through Monday, Oct. 10, at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. The exhibit features about 50 pieces by local artists Beverly Brock, Chris Conroe, Dan Kilgore, Eileen Mandell, Jose Luis Nunez and Mark Sherman. Free. ljcommunitycenter.org
• The La Jolla/Riford Library presents a photography exhibit by Jordan Verdin featuring portraits and stories of area homeless people through Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7555 Draper Ave. The show doubles as a fundraiser for Humanity Showers, which provides pop-up showers for homeless people. The library concurrently is collecting donations of socks and hygiene products. Free. lajollalibrary.org
• R.B. Stevenson Gallery presents the exhibit “Near and Far” through Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7661 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Artists Mieko Hara and David Ivan Clark will display their paintings. Free. rbstevensongallery.com
• La Jolla Playhouse presents “Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord” through Sunday, Oct. 16, at 2910 La Jolla Village Drive. The play is about Wong’s work building community in isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic. $25 and up. lajollaplayhouse.org
• The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library presents three exhibits through Saturday, Nov. 5, at 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. “Continuum: The Art of Faiya Fredman” is an intimate view into the life’s work of Fredman (1925–2020), whose 70-year art career produced an eclectic body of work driven by experimentation with unusual formats and unconventional materials. “Derek Boshier: Occupations” is a visual survey of various humorous occupations rendered in Boshier’s characteristic heads. “Working Toward One Hundred” is a selection from the Athenaeum’s Erika and Fred Torri artist books collection. Free. ljathenaeum.org
• The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego presents “Alexis Smith: The American Way” through Sunday, Feb. 5, at 700 Prospect St., La Jolla. The exhibit features Smith’s mixed-media collages, which draw heavily on film, literature and pop culture. $25. mcasd.org
• The San Diego Spirits Festival will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, 700 Prospect St., La Jolla. The event will include unlimited cocktails featuring more than 65 brands of spirits, entertainment with samba and belly dancers and an ‘80s band, plus access to MCASD galleries and food from local venues. $95 for Sept. 24 and $85 for Sept. 25. sandiegospiritsfestival.com
• The Shamanic Soul Center presents an autumnal equinox event at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at La Jolla Shores. The event will include an energy clearing, a ceremonial ritual of release and letting go, as well as a meditative labyrinth walk in the sand. Open to people of all ages. Free. Email [email protected].
• The La Jolla Community Center presents “Summer ‘Wine’ Down” wine tasting at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. The event will feature six wines from the Loire Valley in France and Paso Robles and Lodi in California. $25 for Community Center members; $40 for non-members. Register by Friday, Sept. 23. ljcommunitycenter.org/specialevents
La Jolla High School presents a centennial proclamation and school tour at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at 750 Nautilus St. Kevin Hall will lead a campus tour, followed by a proclamation from San Diego City Councilman Joe LaCava at 1 p.m. The event will include class demonstrations and refreshments. Free.
• The nonprofit Positive Movement Foundation presents “Cocktails for a Cause: A Tribute to the Roaring ‘20s” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the La Jolla estate of Joan Waitt. The evening will include craft cocktails, food, live entertainment, live and silent auctions and more. $99 and up. thepositivemovement.org
• The La Jolla High School Class of 1972 celebrates its 50th reunion at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Albers home, 2340 Paseo Dorado, La Jolla. Food and beverages will be served. $25. bit.ly/1972LJHS
• Bob Vogt presents an “LJHS Centennial Reunion” at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center, 7600 Fay Ave., La Jolla. The event for any alumni or friend of La Jolla High School 21 or older will include musical performances, food, drinks and memorabilia. $195. theconrad.org/events/ljhs-reunion
Do you have an event — online or in person — that you’d like to see here? Email your leads to [email protected]
Updates
6:03 p.m. Sept. 20, 2022: This article was updated with the Map of the Grand Canyons of La Jolla presentation Sept. 22.
3:37 p.m. Sept. 20, 2022: This article was updated with the UC San Diego public webinar Sept. 22 on global warming.
Elisabeth Frausto is a reporter for the La Jolla Light.
At a time when local news is more important than ever, support from our readers is essential. If you are able to, please support the Rancho Santa Fe Review today.
Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Events

Choose any amount, cancel any time

News

Photo Galleries

Photo Galleries

Photo Galleries

Privacy Policy
Editorial Policy
Terms of Service
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Follow Us

source

118 thoughts on “Best Bets: A quick guide to online and in-person entertainment and experiences – Rancho Santa Fe Review”

  1. Nice post. I was checking constantly this blog and I’m impressed! Very useful info particularly the last part 🙂 I care for such info a lot. I was seeking this certain information for a very long time. Thank you and best of luck.

    Reply
  2. Great post and straight to the point. I am not sure if this is truly the best place to ask but do you people have any thoughts on where to employ some professional writers? Thank you 🙂

    Reply
  3. certainly like your website however you need to check the spelling on several of your posts. Many of them are rife with spelling problems and I find it very troublesome to inform the truth however I’ll surely come back again.

    Reply
  4. This is really attention-grabbing, You are a very skilled blogger. I’ve joined your feed and look forward to looking for extra of your excellent post. Also, I have shared your web site in my social networks!

    Reply
  5. In the grand scheme of things you actually get an A+ for effort and hard work. Where exactly you actually misplaced me personally ended up being on all the particulars. You know, people say, details make or break the argument.. And that could not be more true at this point. Having said that, allow me inform you just what did deliver the results. The authoring is actually really persuasive and that is possibly why I am taking the effort in order to comment. I do not make it a regular habit of doing that. 2nd, whilst I can certainly notice a jumps in logic you come up with, I am definitely not certain of exactly how you appear to connect the details that make the actual conclusion. For the moment I will subscribe to your point but wish in the future you actually link the dots better.

    Reply
  6. This web site is mostly a walk-by means of for the entire info you wanted about this and didn’t know who to ask. Glimpse right here, and also you’ll positively discover it.

    Reply
  7. Its like you read my mind! You appear to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you could do with a few pics to drive the message home a bit, but instead of that, this is magnificent blog. An excellent read. I will definitely be back.

    Reply
  8. Howdy! This is kind of off topic but I need some advice from an established blog. Is it tough to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty fast. I’m thinking about setting up my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any ideas or suggestions? Thank you

    Reply
  9. Have you ever considered publishing an ebook or guest authoring on other blogs? I have a blog based upon on the same information you discuss and would really like to have you share some stories/information. I know my visitors would value your work. If you are even remotely interested, feel free to shoot me an email.

    Reply
  10. Most of whatever you articulate is supprisingly appropriate and that makes me ponder the reason why I had not looked at this with this light previously. Your piece really did turn the light on for me personally as far as this specific subject goes. Nevertheless at this time there is actually 1 factor I am not really too comfortable with and while I attempt to reconcile that with the core idea of the issue, permit me observe what all the rest of the visitors have to say.Nicely done.

    Reply
  11. An interesting discussion is worth comment. I think that you should write more on this topic, it might not be a taboo subject but generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

    Reply
  12. Attractive section of content. I just stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to assert that I acquire in fact enjoyed account your blog posts. Anyway I’ll be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently rapidly.

    Reply
  13. This is the right blog for anyone who wants to find out about this topic. You realize so much its almost hard to argue with you (not that I actually would want…HaHa). You definitely put a new spin on a topic thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just great!

    Reply
  14. Hey there, I think your blog might be having browser compatibility issues. When I look at your blog site in Safari, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer, it has some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick heads up! Other then that, amazing blog!

    Reply
  15. My coder is trying to convince me to move to .net from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the costs. But he’s tryiong none the less. I’ve been using WordPress on various websites for about a year and am worried about switching to another platform. I have heard very good things about blogengine.net. Is there a way I can import all my wordpress content into it? Any kind of help would be greatly appreciated!

    Reply
  16. I like what you guys are up also. Such intelligent work and reporting! Keep up the superb works guys I?¦ve incorporated you guys to my blogroll. I think it’ll improve the value of my site 🙂

    Reply
  17. After I initially commented I clicked the -Notify me when new feedback are added- checkbox and now every time a comment is added I get four emails with the same comment. Is there any approach you may remove me from that service? Thanks!

    Reply
  18. Today, I went to the beach front with my kids. I found a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said “You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She put the shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear. She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is entirely off topic but I had to tell someone!

    Reply
  19. An interesting discussion is worth comment. I think that you should write more on this topic, it might not be a taboo subject but generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

    Reply
  20. Hi, Neat post. There is an issue along with your web site in internet explorer, may test this?K IE still is the marketplace chief and a huge component to other folks will omit your magnificent writing because of this problem.

    Reply
  21. Awesome blog! Do you have any recommendations for aspiring writers? I’m hoping to start my own website soon but I’m a little lost on everything. Would you propose starting with a free platform like WordPress or go for a paid option? There are so many choices out there that I’m completely confused .. Any recommendations? Bless you!

    Reply
  22. Excellent goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous to and you’re just extremely wonderful. I really like what you have acquired here, really like what you are saying and the way in which you say it. You make it entertaining and you still care for to keep it sensible. I can’t wait to read much more from you. This is actually a wonderful site.

    Reply
  23. Undeniably believe that which you said. Your favorite reason seemed to be on the internet the simplest thing to be aware of. I say to you, I definitely get irked while people consider worries that they plainly do not know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and defined out the whole thing without having side-effects , people could take a signal. Will likely be back to get more. Thanks

    Reply
  24. Hi there! Quick question that’s completely off topic. Do you know how to make your site mobile friendly? My blog looks weird when viewing from my apple iphone. I’m trying to find a theme or plugin that might be able to correct this problem. If you have any recommendations, please share. Thanks!

    Reply
  25. Needed to put you this bit of observation to finally give thanks the moment again for those beautiful tactics you’ve featured above. It has been wonderfully generous of people like you to supply without restraint precisely what a few individuals could have offered for sale for an electronic book to earn some cash for their own end, specifically since you could possibly have tried it in the event you wanted. Those principles as well worked like a good way to be certain that other people have a similar keenness much like my personal own to grasp a lot more with reference to this matter. I think there are several more enjoyable periods up front for those who scan through your site.

    Reply
  26. Good day! This is my first comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I genuinely enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that go over the same topics? Thank you so much!

    Reply
  27. Great V I should definitely pronounce, impressed with your website. I had no trouble navigating through all the tabs as well as related information ended up being truly simple to do to access. I recently found what I hoped for before you know it in the least. Reasonably unusual. Is likely to appreciate it for those who add forums or something, website theme . a tones way for your customer to communicate. Excellent task..

    Reply
  28. Thank you for the sensible critique. Me & my neighbor were just preparing to do a little research about this. We got a grab a book from our local library but I think I learned more from this post. I am very glad to see such fantastic information being shared freely out there.

    Reply
  29. Simply desire to say your article is as astonishing. The clearness in your post is simply excellent and i can assume you are an expert on this subject. Well with your permission allow me to grab your feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please carry on the gratifying work.

    Reply
  30. Having read this I thought it was very informative. I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this article together. I once again find myself spending way to much time both reading and commenting. But so what, it was still worth it!

    Reply
  31. I just like the helpful info you provide on your articles. I’ll bookmark your weblog and take a look at once more here regularly. I am quite certain I will be informed lots of new stuff proper right here! Best of luck for the following!

    Reply
  32. The very heart of your writing while sounding reasonable initially, did not really sit perfectly with me personally after some time. Somewhere within the paragraphs you actually managed to make me a believer but only for a short while. I however have a problem with your leaps in assumptions and one might do well to help fill in those gaps. In the event that you can accomplish that, I could surely end up being amazed.

    Reply
  33. Hey there! This post couldn’t be written any better! Reading through this post reminds me of my good old room mate! He always kept chatting about this. I will forward this write-up to him. Fairly certain he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

    Reply
  34. I really like your blog.. very nice colors & theme. Did you make this website yourself or did you hire someone to do it for you? Plz respond as I’m looking to construct my own blog and would like to find out where u got this from. appreciate it

    Reply
  35. Its like you read my mind! You seem to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you could do with a few pics to drive the message home a bit, but instead of that, this is fantastic blog. An excellent read. I’ll definitely be back.

    Reply
  36. obviously like your website however you need to check the spelling on several of your posts. A number of them are rife with spelling issues and I in finding it very bothersome to inform the reality nevertheless I?¦ll definitely come back again.

    Reply
  37. Wonderful beat ! I would like to apprentice even as you amend your website, how could i subscribe for a blog website? The account aided me a appropriate deal. I were a little bit familiar of this your broadcast provided shiny clear idea

    Reply
  38. Great items from you, man. I’ve be aware your stuff prior to and you’re simply too great. I actually like what you have acquired here, certainly like what you’re stating and the way in which wherein you are saying it. You are making it entertaining and you still care for to stay it wise. I cant wait to read far more from you. That is really a wonderful site.

    Reply
  39. You really make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this matter to be actually something which I think I would never understand. It seems too complicated and very broad for me. I am looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of it!

    Reply
  40. I cling on to listening to the news bulletin speak about getting boundless online grant applications so I have been looking around for the finest site to get one. Could you tell me please, where could i find some?

    Reply
  41. I just like the valuable information you provide to your articles. I will bookmark your weblog and check once more here regularly. I am moderately sure I will learn many new stuff proper right here! Good luck for the next!

    Reply
  42. A lot of what you articulate happens to be supprisingly legitimate and it makes me ponder the reason why I had not looked at this with this light previously. This piece really did turn the light on for me as far as this particular subject matter goes. Nevertheless at this time there is actually 1 issue I am not really too comfortable with and while I try to reconcile that with the actual core idea of the issue, permit me see what the rest of the subscribers have to point out.Well done.

    Reply
  43. Aw, this was a very nice post. In idea I wish to put in writing like this moreover – taking time and precise effort to make a very good article… however what can I say… I procrastinate alot and under no circumstances seem to get something done.

    Reply
  44. Wow! This can be one particular of the most helpful blogs We’ve ever arrive across on this subject. Actually Excellent. I am also an expert in this topic therefore I can understand your hard work.

    Reply

Leave a Comment