North University City Library November Highlights, 8820 Judicial Drive


North University City Library November Highlights | 8820 Judicial Drive | 858-581-9637 |

  • Library LogoEvents for Adults/Seniors

Small Business Assistance, Wednesdays at 11:30 AM. Dr. Adolpho Sanchez offers help in navigating the process to starting a business. Appointments available by calling the library.

Job Help Assistance, Wednesdays at 3:30 PM. Dr. Adolpho Sanchez offers help with resume writing and job searching. Appointments available by calling the library.

ESL Conversation, Thursdays at 4:00 PM. Improve English conversation skills in an informal, small group setting.

Gentle Yoga, Fridays at 10:00 AM.  Learn basic yoga techniques, perfect for beginners, expectant mothers, seniors and persons with disabilities. Please bring your own mat.

Knitters’ Circle, Thursday, November 5 and 19 at 1:00 PM. Yarn enthusiasts at all skill levels are welcome. Basic instruction available.

Concert: Villa Musica Classical Guitar Ensemble, Sunday, November 8 at 2:00 PM. A sonic fusion of classical meets modern hip-hop, House-Lounge-Techno.

Page Turners Book Club, Wednesday, November 18 at 5:30 PM. The Book Club will be discussing Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo.

Cinema Café, Wednesday, November 18 at 6:00 PM. Enjoy refreshments while watching a thought-provoking film. Title TBA. Please inquire with library staff for further details.

  • Events for Children/Families

Babies and Books, Mondays at 9:45 AM. This lap-sit story time will introduce a love for books by using song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Recommended age: Birth – 2 years.

Homework Help, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:00 PM. Basic homework help for all grades and subjects. For more information please call the library.

Kids’ Art Studio, Wednesdays at 1:00 PM. A fun art lesson every week! No registration required. For grades K-6.

Music and Movement, Fridays at 11:00 AM at the Nobel Recreation Center. Sing, Dance and Play! Children enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor skills and increase independence.

Arts & Crafts, Saturdays at 1:00 PM. Let your creativity run wild with a fun craft activity! Children under 8 welcome with an adult or older sibling.

Yoga Storytime, Monday, November 9 and 23 at 10:30 AM. Stretch both your body and your mind in this unique program that combines stories, songs and simple yoga poses. Families enjoy healthy fun and bonding. Please bring your own mat.

STEAM 2 Academy, Tuesday, November 10 at 3:00 PM. Science-based educational activities geared to students in grades K-3. November topic is Animal Science: Classifications.

Paws to Read, Monday, November at 4:30 PM. Practice reading out loud to a furry friend! Certified therapy dogs provided by Love on a Leash, San Diego Central Chapter.

  • Story Times

Chinese – Mondays at 11:30 AM

English – Thursdays at 10:30 AM

French – Thursdays at 11:15 AM

Russian – Thursday, November 12 at 9:45 AM

Sign Language – Thursday, November 12 at 12 noon

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 libraries to confirm any given program. Changes are rare, but may occur. All public libraries will be closed November 11, Veterans’ Day.

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