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ENCINITAS: Garden has special offer for military through Sept. 7

ENCINITAS: Garden has special offer for military through Sept. 7

August 25, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The San Diego Botanic Garden invites active-duty military, National Guard and Reserve members and their families to take advantage of the final two weeks of the Blue Star Museum program. The garden is offering free admission to military members through Labor Day, Sept. 7. The garden participates...

ENCINITAS: Folk Heritage hosts Banshee in the Kitchen on Aug. 22

ENCINITAS: Folk Heritage hosts Banshee in the Kitchen on Aug. 22

August 13, 2015


Filed under Arts, CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — San Diego Folk Heritage hosts the touring Celtic band Banshee in the Kitchen at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at San Dieguito United Methodist Church, 170 Calle Magdalena in Encinitas. Admission: $15 for members and $18 general. Tickets are available at the door or online. Banshee in the Kitchen performs...

ENCINITAS: Sample downtown fare Aug. 18 at Taste of MainStreet

ENCINITAS: Sample downtown fare Aug. 18 at Taste of MainStreet

August 13, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association is almost out of tickets for its 27th Annual Taste of MainStreet, set for 5:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 18 along Coast Highway 101 in downtown Encinitas. Participants will be able to sample food, craft beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages at more than 60...

ENCINITAS: Enjoy classic cars and tunes July 16

ENCINITAS: Enjoy classic cars and tunes July 16

July 9, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — Encinitas 101 MainStreet’s July 16 installment of Classic Car Nights runs along South Coast Highway 101 with hundreds of classic cars to admire and live music at several venues. Car clubs slated for July 16 are Pagoda Club, Mopar Club, The Secret Car Club, American Legion and Tom’s...

OCEANSIDE: Historic Star Theatre unveils restored marquee July 3

OCEANSIDE: Historic Star Theatre unveils restored marquee July 3

July 2, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Oceanside, Region

OCEANSIDE — The Historic Star Theatre invites the public to celebrate the unveiling of the venue’s restored neon marquee July 3 at 7 p.m. The sign is the largest neon marquee west of the Mississippi River and one of the largest neon marquees in operation in the United States, the theater company...

ENCINITAS: City Pet Expo set for June 13 at park

ENCINITAS: City Pet Expo set for June 13 at park

June 8, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The city of Encinitas hosts a Pet Health Expo on June 13 at Encinitas Community Park, 425 Santa Fe Drive. The facility, which opened earlier this year, features a 2-acre dog park. Activities will include demonstrations and prizes, along with more than 20 informational booths, vendors and...

SAN MARCOS: Regional agencies kick off anti-drugged-driving campaign June 9

June 8, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Region, San Marcos

SAN MARCOS — San Marcos Mayor Jim Desmond, local health and social advocacy outlets, and North County law enforcement join forces June 9 at 11 a.m. to highlight the dangers of drugged driving. The event will kick off the “Put Drugged Driving on Your Radar” campaign, aimed at building awareness...

CARLSBAD: Libraries field two baseball events June 13 and 20

CARLSBAD: Libraries field two baseball events June 13 and 20

June 1, 2015


Filed under Carlsbad, CURRENT EVENTS

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad hosts two events for baseball fans in June at city libraries. A screening of the documentary “Ball Talk: Baseball’s Voice of Summer,” with film Director Kevin Bender, is set for June 13 at 1 p.m. at the Georgina Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive. The second event is...

ENCINITAS: Academy students perform June 1 in Cosmic Ink show

June 1, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — San Dieguito Academy student writers will share original poems, short stories and songs June 1, 6-9 p.m., at the third Cosmic Ink Open Mic Night on campus hosted by the high school’s creative writing classes. The event is free and open to the public. Parking is also free. Location: San...

SAN MARCOS: University to mark 25th anniversary at June 20 gala

SAN MARCOS: University to mark 25th anniversary at June 20 gala

May 31, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Region, San Marcos

SAN MARCOS — CSU San Marcos celebrates its 25th anniversary June 20 with a Silver and Blue Gala starting at 6 p.m. Hosted by university President Karen Haynes and the CSUSM Foundation Board, the event’s proceeds will go to support scholarships, student programming and faculty professional development,...

ENCINITAS: Check out Human Library on June 7

May 30, 2015


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Library offers visitors the opportunity to check out “living books” from 3 to 5 p.m. June 7 as part of a Pride Celebration and Human Library. Living books are performers who represent different groups of people — such as undocumented youths, Native Americans, transgender...

CARLSBAD: Summer splash kicks off season of family events

CARLSBAD: Summer splash kicks off season of family events

May 27, 2015


Filed under Carlsbad, CURRENT EVENTS

CARLSBAD — The city of Carlsbad kicks off a series of summer events at the Alga Norte Aquatic Center starting June 6. Splash Into Summer, 5 to 9 p.m., is family-friendly event to preview what the aquatic center has to offer this summer, including classes, camps, movies and other events. Participants...

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