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All Day Ongoing and Extended Events


San Diego County Fair
From Friday, May 31 to Thursday, July 4, 2019


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

Exhibitions and Art

Lung Hsiang Chinese Brush Painting Exhibit & Sale
Until July 8, 2019

Between Two Worlds
Until July 28, 2019

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


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


Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturdays

West African Dance Class
Ongoing Sunday

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Ki Energy Healing Clinic
Ongoing Wednesdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class
Ongoing until December 17

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
10:00 AM Workshop: Italia for Travelers with Paola Baracco Planning a trip to Italy? This lively 2 hour workshop will equip you with a basic set of handy communicative tools for comfortable interaction with the Italian people. Participants will learn helpful key expressions, vocabulary and idioms. Travel tips, cultural aspects, regional characteristics and social protocol and customs will also be presented. Note: No previous knowledge of Italian is required.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $30

La Jolla Community Center
6811 La Jolla Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92037

Thursday, April 25 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 459-0831 or visit: www.ljcommunitycenter.org
3:00 PM Indigo Dye Shibori Workshop For those passionate about Indigo dye, things blue, textiles and resist work, this is your opportunity to play and experiment. The Indigo plant makes a variety of shades of blue, commonly associated with denim. Explore the many possibilities of magical Indigo dyeing with bold and beautiful Shibori, the ancient Japanese art of dyeing natural fabrics and using resist techniques like folding, clamping, stitching, twisting and compressing. Bring your clean 100% natural fibers; cotton, silk, linen, hemp, bamboo or rayon clothing or fabric to dye; scarves, t-shirts, runners, tote bags, bandanas or smaller pieces of fabric.

Admission/Cost: $76 - $84

Bravo School of Art South Park
2963 Beech Street
San Diego, CA 92102

Thursday, April 25 - 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 223-0058 or visit: www.bravoschoolofart.com
5:30 PM Talk on Asia: Dr. Robert Teranishi To celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, please join us in hosting Dr. Robert Teranishi on campus. Collaborating partners are (AAPI)phany, Counseling & Psychological Services, and the Center for Intercultural Relations.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Union Theatre
Contrad Prebys Aztec Student Union
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA

Thursday, April 25 - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM Ignite & Activate San Diego Summit Please join Cultural Vistas for a weekend of community-building, cross-cultural connection, and meaningful personal and professional skill development at the Ignite + Activate San Diego Summit. Co-Hosted by Cultural Vistas, ISOS Group, Hopscotch Labs, and the San Diego Diplomacy Council, the 3 day event will provide a platform for alumni and participants in international exchange programs and globally-minded San Diegans to more effectively drive change and impact their local and global communities.

Summit Schedule

Admission/Cost $45 - $65

The Point
1010 Santa Clara Place
San Diego, CA

Dates and times:
Thursday, April 25 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (At Ketch Grill and Taps)
Friday, April 26 - All Day
Saturday, April 27 - All Day
7:00 PM Music: Aterciopelados & Los Amigos Invisibles The Latin Grammy award-winning groups, are joining forces for a night of awesome rock & funk tunes steeped in Latin rhythms & grooves!

Admission/Cost: $35 - $40

Observatory North Park
2891 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92104

Thursday, April 25 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Film: Roma Città Aperta (Rome Open City) Roma città aperta was Roberto Rossellini’s revelation, a harrowing drama about the Nazi occupation of Rome and the brave few who struggled against it. Though told with more melodramatic flair than the other films that would form this trilogy and starring some well-known actors"AldoFabrizi as a priest helping the partisan cause and Anna Magnani in her breakthrough role as the fiancée of a resistance member"Roma città apertais a shockingly authentic experience, conceived and directed amid the ruin ofWorld War II, with immediacy in every frame. Marking a watershed moment in Italian cinema, this galvanic work garnered awards around the globe and left the beginnings of a new film movement in its wake.

Hosted by the San Diego Italian Film Festival

Admission/Cost: $8 - $12

Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Thursday, April 25 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com
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