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ENCINITAS: Visit historic home for the holidays this December

Teten House holiday display. (San Dieguito Heritage Museum)

December 22, 2019

ENCINITAS — Step back into Encinitas holiday history with a visit to the Teten House at the Heritage Ranch, part of the nonprofit San Dieguito Heritage Museum. The house, furnished with Teten family possessions, is currently decorated for Christmas. Decorations include classics such as vintage bubble...

ENCINITAS: Art Guild’s annual bazaar returns Dec. 14

Art. (Markus Spiske, Unsplash)

November 30, 2019

ENCINITAS — The San Dieguito Art Guild presents its ninth annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Encinitas Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive in Encinitas. Visitors can purchase original works by the guild’s member artists, from paintings in oil, acrylic and watercolor...

CARLSBAD: Carols for Carlsbad highlights school music programs Dec. 7

Musical instruments. (FreeImages photo by Eduardo Guillen)

November 30, 2019

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Educational Foundation invites residents to celebrate the music programs of the Carlsbad Unified School District at its annual Carols of Carlsbad event Saturday, Dec. 7, from 3 to 7 p.m. The event will be held at Omni La Costa Resort and Spa on the Plaza, 2100 Costa del Mar...

ENCINITAS: 25th holiday tree-lighting set for Dec. 6

Cool on the Coast: A roundup of events in Encinitas, Carlsbad, Solana Beach, Del Mar, Oceanside and Escondido. (Moriah Farmer, FreeImages)

November 30, 2019

ENCINITAS — The community is invited to the 25th Annual Encinitas Heritage Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, Dec. 6, 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the corner of 4th and C streets overlooking Moonlight Beach. To commemorate the event’s 25th anniversary, the Encinitas Historical Society has brought together local...

CARDIFF: Mingle with Kringle on Dec. 1 at Town Center

Santa Claus. (Tim Mossholder, Unsplash)

November 30, 2019

CARDFF — Cardiff 101 Main Street holds its 12th Annual Kringle Mingle from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 1, at Cardiff Town Center. There will be free photos with Santa in a vintage Camera Camper sleigh along with other activities such as children’s origami crafts provided by Know When to Fold Em and...

ENCINITAS: Heritage Ranch offers holiday family craft class Dec. 1

San Dieguito Heritage Museum in Encinitas. (Courtesy photo by Jay A. Clark)

November 30, 2019

ENCINITAS — The San Dieguito Heritage Ranch invites families to create ornaments for their holiday trees at its Families Make History craft event on Sunday, Dec. 1, from noon to 4 p.m. The ranch is located at 450 Quail Gardens Drive in Encinitas. More information about the organization is online: ww...

CARDIFF: Nature Collective offers family activities Dec. 1

San Elijo Lagoon Earth Day Detectives Tour. (Photo courtesy of San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy)

November 30, 2019

CARDIFF — The Nature Collective offers hands-on activities for families on Sunday, Dec. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center, 2710 Manchester Ave. in Cardiff. Nature Collective volunteers and county park rangers will present family-friendly activity stations and presentations....

CARLSBAD: Local authors share stories Sept. 26, 28

Books. (Tom Hermans, Unsplash)

September 11, 2019

CARLSBAD — The city of Carlsbad hosts free Author Talk events Sept. 26 and 28 at the Carlsbad Library, 1775 Dove Lane. On Thursday, Sept. 26, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Drs. Steffanie Strathdee and Thomas Patterson will discuss and sign their new book, “The Perfect Predator: A Scientist’s Race to Save Her...

ENCINITAS: City, San Diego Law Library present business workshop June 11

Ideas. (Diego PH via Unsplash)

June 9, 2019

ENCINITAS — The city of Encinitas partners with the San Diego Law Library to present a Small Business 101 Workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 11. Beginning business owners and the experienced professionals can learn from experts about business registration, permitting, legal aspects of business...

CARLSBAD: Coastal concert band features music of stage and screen June 23

Musical instruments. (FreeImages photo by Eduardo Guillen)

June 9, 2019

CARLSBAD — The Coastal Communities Concert Band presents its summer concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at the Carlsbad Community Church, 3175 Harding St. in Carlsbad. The concert will include music from the stage and screen, and the band will be accompanied by vocalist Michael Ruhl. Tickets are $20...

CARLSBAD: Jimmy and Enrique perform at June 20 library event

Jimmy and Enrique. (Courtesy photo)

June 7, 2019

CARLSBAD — A concert by Jimmy and Enrique headlines the Carlsbad City Library Learning Center’s Summer Reading Festival on Thursday, June 20 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Library Learning Center, 3368 Eureka Place. Admission is free. From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jimmy and Enrique will perform a mix of wo...

DEL MAR: Art Center Gallery opens in new spot May 15

(FreeImages photo by Bas van de Wiel)

May 10, 2019

DEL MAR — The new Del Mar Art Center Gallery opens its doors to the public Wednesday, May 15, with more than three dozen working artist members showing their creations in a variety of media, such as graphite drawings, watercolor, pastel and acrylic paintings, and original jewelry. The gallery is located...

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