University Community Branch Library (on Governor) June Highlights


Events for Adults/Seniors

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Polling Place – Tuesday, June 7 @ 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Qi Gong – Every Monday @ 9:30 – 11:30 AM (except for June 6). Qi Gong (Chi Gong) is a simple preventative method of relaxing and harmonizing the body.

♫♫♫ Zumba for Special Needs and Beginners – Every Monday @ 1:00 – 2:00 PM (except for June 6). Led by Lis Garces, licensed Zumba® instructor since 2007.

Adult Yoga – Every Thursday @ 4:00 – 5:00 PM (except for June 2). Gentle exercises to aid flexibility and improve concentration. Bring your own mat or towel.

Chair Sit Yoga – Tuesday, June 21 @ 2:00 – 3:00 PM. Get fit where you sit! Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair or standing using a chair for support.

♫♫♫ Accordion Club – Saturday, June 11 & 25 @ 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. All are welcome! Second and fourth Saturday of each month.

♫♫♫ Concert: SOL e MAR – Wednesday, June 1 @ 6:30 – 7:30 PM. Featuring Brazilian and Latin fusion with a modern approach.

Friend of the Library Book Sale – Thursday, June 2 @ 1:00-5:30 PM, Friday and Saturday @ 9:30 AM- 5:30 PM.

Book Talk – Wednesday, June 8 @ 2:00 – 3:00 PM. Join author Sue Detisch for a reading and Q&A about her book, Rest Now, Beloved.

UCCA University City Community Association – Wednesday, June 8 @ 6:00 – 7:30 PM. Community meeting featuring law enforcement, fire-rescue service, legislative and other community leaders. Special guest Cl. Woodworth, MCAS Miramar. All are welcome.

OASIS: Gemstones of San Diego County – Thursday, June 9 @ 2:00 – 3:30 PM. Discover San Diego County’s gemstone mining history of gemstones tourmaline, aquamarine, topaz, garnet and more.

Digestive Health Lecture – Tuesday, June 14 & 28 @ 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Living well through good digestive health. Presented by The Foundation for Wellness Professionals.

UC Book Club – Wednesday, June 22 @ 2:00 – 3:00 PM. The Book Club will be discussing The Director by David Ignatius.

Events for Children

Preschool StoryTime for Kids – Every Thursday @ 10:30 – 11:30 AM. Join us for stories, crafts, finger plays and songs.

LIVE! Homework Help – Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 2:30 – 4:30 PM. A volunteer will be at the library to help with homework.

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

Tales for Tails – Saturday, June 4 @ 1:00 – 2:00 PM. Children can read aloud to trained and certified therapy dogs. Children 8 and under must be accompanied by adult.

Events for Tweens/Teens

Kendama Club – Every Wednesday @ 1:30 – 2:30 PM. Test your skills against others, learn new tricks and just have FUN!!!

Video Game Fridays – Every Friday @ 3:00 – 4:00 PM. Wii gaming with your friends, Get your game on!

Summer Reading Program June 15 to August 15

Summer Reading Program Movies – Every Friday @ 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Join us for a children’s sports related movie to go along with this year’s theme Read – For the WIN! Call the library for details.

Clint Perry – Wednesday, June 15 @ 2 – 3 PM. Join us for a fun and interactive musical performance by Clint Perry.

Joe Gandelman – Wednesday, June 22 @ 2 – 3 PM. Join us for ventriloquist Joe Gandelman’s acclaimed show with his BIG cast of puppets and dummies.

Michael Rayner – Wednesday, June 29 @ 2- 3 PM. Enjoy Michael Rayner’s fantastic show that combines hilarious tricks and stunts.

University Community Branch June Highlights | 4155 Governor Drive | 858-552-1655 |; now open Saturdays from 9:30 AM to 6 PM!

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. And don’t miss the Summer Reading Program June 15 to August 15. 

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