Best bets: a quick guide to online and in-person entertainment and experiences

The La Jolla Light presents this ongoing series of online activities to undertake on your computer or tablet, as well as local in-person events.

Conferences and learning

• The non-profit organization Mended Hearts of San Diego presents Michael Candelaria at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 11, online and at the San Diego Cardiac Center, 2nd Floor, 3131 Berger Ave. Candelaria, Cardiac Devices Specialist at Biotronik, will talk about pacemakers, defibrillators and more. Free. E-mail [email protected] for the Zoom link.

The La Jolla Community Center will present “The Truth About Estate Planning” with Kristina Hess on Tuesday, June 14.

(Ian Michael Dunmore)

• The La Jolla Community Center presents “The Truth About Estate Planning” at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14 at 6811 La Jolla Blvd. Kristina Hess, Estate Planning Lawyer, Mediator and Coach, will discuss strategies to save on fees and taxes and keep assets safe and secure. Free. Registration is mandatory. E-mail [email protected]

• The La Jolla Community Center presents “Are you preparing to travel? Packing tips and tricks from a travel industry professional » at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 15, online. La Jolla resident Suzie Piegza, Vice President and Co-Founder of Classic Journeys LLC, will share tips for packing. Free.

• The Pen to Paper Writing Course will not be held Thursday, June 9, but will return at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 16 at the La Jolla/Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. The weekly class is open to writers 18+ of all experience levels. Free. (858) 552-1657

Families & children

• La Jolla/Riford Library presents “Meeting the Teen Troupe” at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, at 7555 Draper Avenue. Teens can earn service hours and help the library make decisions about teen services in the community, from volunteer opportunities to programming. Free. E-mail [email protected]

Health and fitness

• gifts from Buddhi Yoga “Level the playing field with Jon Old Rowe and John Beck” at 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 11 at 7843 Girard Ave., La Jolla. $

• La Jolla Cove Bridge Club presents “Smart Inversions” at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14 at 1160 Coast Blvd. Jaruska Solyova will lead the wellness workshop. $30. Reservations are recommended. E-mail[email protected]

• 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 is open to the public. $15.

arts & culture

Warwick Bookstore in La Jolla will feature San Diego author Matthew Quirk on Thursday, June 9.

Warwick Bookstore in La Jolla will feature San Diego author Matthew Quirk on Thursday, June 9.

(Mark Finkenstaedt)

• Warwick Bookstore Features San Diego Author Matthew Weird at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 9 at 7812 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Quirk will discuss his new book, “Red Warning”. Free, or $28.99 for a reserved seat and a copy of the book.

• The La Jolla Theater Ensemble presents a staged reading of “Courting Harry” at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 11 and 6 p.m. Monday, June 13 at the La Jolla/Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Lee Blessing’s play revisits the history of the Supreme Court’s decision Roe v. Wade of 1973 on abortion. Free.

• DG Wills Books presents Barry Jagoda at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, at 7461 Girard Ave., La Jolla. Jagoda will talk about his book “Journeys with Jimmy Carter and Other Adventures in Media”. Free.

• The musical and artistic library of the Athenaeum presents harmonicist Grégoire Maret and pianist Kenny Werner at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 15 at 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. The show, part of a series of five jazz concerts, will feature a 100th birthday celebration of the late harmonica player Toots Thielemans. $35 for Athenaeum members; $40 for non-members. The entire series is $165 for members and $190 for non-members.

• The musical and artistic library of the Athenaeum presents “Erika Torri: the continuous thread” Saturday, June 11 through Saturday, July 16 at 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. The display of Torri’s textile pieces and other materials representing his tenure at the Athenaeum will be celebrated at a public reception at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, June 17, before Torri’s Retreat in July. Free.

• The Salon de Musiques presents “A bright end to the season” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, at the La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave. The program will feature works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Rontgen performed by violinists Samuel Fischer and Chiai Tajima, violist Andrew Picken, cellist Stella Ye Lin Cho and pianist Regulo Martinez-Anton. $

• The Alliance Française de San Diego presents the San Diego French Film Festival until Sunday, June 12, online. The festival includes short and feature films. $10 per movie.

• Adventures by the Book features an author of historical fiction Aimie Runian and San Diego writer Jennifer Coburn discussing Runyan’s upcoming book, “German Bride School,” at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 16, online. $5.

• UC San Diego Library Presents “A Conversation with Emily St. John Mandel” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16, online. Mandel is the author of six novels, including “Sea of ​​Tranquility” and “Station Eleven.” Free.

• Yiddishland California presents its Second open mic at 6 p.m. Friday, June 17, online and at 1128 Wall St., La Jolla. All are invited to participate. $18 for Zoom or in person. E-mail[email protected]

• RB Stevenson Gallery presents the exhibition “Multiple Views” until Saturday, June 18, at 7661 Girard Ave., La Jolla. The group exhibition features works by Judith Foosaner, Jimi Gleason, Theresa Herron, Gary Paller, Mark Perlman, Astrid Preston, Peter Stephens, Geoffroy Tobé and Chris Trueman. Free.

• UC San Diego’s Gallery QI presents the exhibition “#RetroColectiva” through Thursday, June 23, at Atkinson Hall, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla. The collection of works by UCSD Visual Arts Department Chair Ricardo Dominguez draws inspiration from initiatives and art at the intersection of technology, political activism, and critical theory. Free. E-mail[email protected]

• The Tasende gallery presents the exhibition “Mark of Suvero” through Saturday, June 25, at 820 Prospect St., La Jolla. The exhibition includes drawings and sculptures in steel. Free.

• BFree Studio presents “Paint and clay: abstract language” until Wednesday, June 29, at 7857 Girard Ave., La Jolla. The exhibition features new works by John Ratajkowski, Sylvia Tello Trumbull and Richard Trumbull. Free.

• The San Diego Repertory Theater presents the 28th annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival through Tuesday, July 19, online and in various San Diego locations. The festival offers 14 virtual and live performances of Jewish music, theater and art.

• Quint Gallery presents the exhibition“Stars” until Saturday, July 30, at 7655 Girard Ave., La Jolla. The solo exhibition features large-scale works by Gary Lang. Free.

• L&G Projects presents the exhibition“Here Comes the Sun” through Saturday, August 27, at 7940 Herschel Ave., La Jolla. The exhibition features works by Israeli artist Orit Fuchs. Free.

Galas & events

• The non-profit organization Reach Out and Read San Diego presents“Trinkets & Books”at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 10, at the Kendra Scott Jewelry Store, Westfield UTC Mall, 4309 La Jolla Village Drive. The event will raise funds for the organization’s mission to inspire doctors and nurses to promote early childhood literacy and school readiness to young children and their families.

• The Lodge at Torrey Pines presents the next in itsArtisan Table Signature Wine Dinner Seriesat 6 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at AR Valentien Restaurant, 11480 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla. The event will include a common meal accompanied by Chappellet wines. $

Do you have an event – online or in person – that you would like to see here? Email your leads to [email protected]

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