Community Library on Governor announces April programs

Courtesy of University Community Branch Library, 4155 Governor Drive, 858-552-1655,; now open Saturdays from 9:30 AM to 6 PM!

Programs for Adults

Qi Gong (Chi Gong) is a simple preventative health method of relaxing and harmonizing the body. These gentle exercises are suitable for any age and health condition. Every Monday @ 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Zumba for Special Needs and Beginners led by Lis Garces (licensed Zumba instructor since 2007), Founder/Director of the Juan Carlos Organization providing dance therapy exercise for the Special Needs Community. Every Monday @ 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Adult Yoga Gentle exercises to aid flexibility and improve concentration. Bring your own mat or towel. Every Thursday @ 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. All are welcome!

Accordion Club meets the second and fourth Saturday of each month. Saturday, April 8 & 22 @ 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Community Conversation – What are you aspirations for the University City neighborhood? Come join the first in a series of community conversations that will all you to voice your concerns, dreams, and ideas to help improve the quality of life in your neighborhood! Tuesday, April 4 @ 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Concert: Enjoy the musical stylings of the Dueling Divas of Oboe, Dawn Roberts and Juliana Gaona. Wednesday, April 5 @ 6:30 p.m.

Adult Writers’ Group. Meet with other beginning writers in a supportive environment—share your writing, positively critique others’ work and hear from guest writers. Thursday, April 6 @ 1:30 p.m.

Chair Sit Yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Get fit where you sit! Tuesday, April 4 & 18 @ 2:00 p.m.

Jewelry Making, take home something you made yourself! Make your own earrings and/or other pieces of jewelry with an experienced crafter. Space is limited, please call (858)552-1655 to RSVP. Friday, April 7 @ 11:00 a.m.

Computer Class – Learn all about Social Media; Facebook, Twitter, etc. Space is limited, please call (858)552-1655 to RSVP. Monday, April 10 @ 10:00 a.m.

University City Community Association. This is a community meeting featuring updates from law enforcement, fire-rescue service, legislative and other community leaders. All are welcome. Wednesday, April 12 @ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

UC Book Club will be discussing Citizens of London by Lynne Olson. Wednesday, April 26 @ 2:00 p.m.

 Programs for Children

Live! Homework Help. A volunteer will be at the library to help with homework. Tuesday & Thursday @ 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Preschool Storytime for Kids; stories, crafts, finger plays and songs. Every Thursday @ 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Makerspace Craft Station is available in the Children’s Area with a different craft each week. All week long (Monday – Saturday).

Wild Wonders and their animal ambassadors visit our library; come take a walk on the wild side There’s no telling what animals you might see! Wednesday, April 19 @ 2:00 p.m.

Tweens/Teens . Video Game Fridays, Wii gaming with your friends, Get your game on! Every Friday @ 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

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Notes: Many thanks to the Friends of the Library for their generous sponsorship. You, too, can be a Friend; ask at the Check Out Desk. Please call the library to confirm any given program and holiday hours. Changes are rare, but may occur.