Community Calendar

Nov
17
Sat
Rady Children’s Ice Rink at Liberty Station
Nov 17 2018 @ 10:00 am – Jan 6 2019 @ 10:00 am

Tickets may be purchased in person at the Ice Rink.
Adult: $15
Child: $13
Military: $10 with military I.D.
RCHSD Employee: $10 with badge
School Field Trips and Groups of 10 or More People: $10
Punch Card: 5 Skates for $50
NOTE: Skate rental and helmets are included in the ticket price

Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary presents another holiday season of outdoor ice skating with support from SENTRE Inc., NBC 7 San Diego, ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station and many friends of Rady Children’s.

The rink is open daily from 10am – 10pm, 7 days a week throughout the holiday season, November 2018 – January 2019 (closed only Thanksgiving and Christmas Days).

Net proceeds from this event benefit psychosocial services at the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children’s. To make a donation to the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, please click here.

Dec
5
Wed
Welk Illusions @ Welk Theatre
Dec 5 – Dec 26 all-day

Welk Illusions returns for a 14th season to the Welk Resort Theatre, starring Anthony Hernandez, who has been performing magic throughout Southern California for the past 3 decades. Hernandez made his name in local amusement parks, where he was voted as a “Top Five Best Performer” by IAAPA representing over 4500 amusement parks in 90 countries. Anthony and his partner, Dawn, can be heard on their own Sirius XM Radio Show, “The Magic Word”.

Dec
16
Sun
Helen Woodward – Hope Telethon
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Dec
27
Thu
San Diego International Auto Show 2019
Dec 27 @ 10:00 am – Dec 30 @ 7:00 pm

WHAT:                 The San Diego International Auto Show (SDIAS) is one of Southern California’s premier automotive events, and more than 400 new-model vehicles*, including EVs, plug-in hybrids, exotics, crossovers, SUVs, trucks, and luxury vehicles are expected to pack the San Diego Convention Center.

 

WHEN:                 Thursday, Dec. 27             10am-9pm (Media Preview Day: 5am-10am)

Friday, Dec. 28                   10am-9pm

Saturday, Dec. 29             10am-9pm

Sunday, Dec. 30                 10am-7pm

 

DETAILS:              Global automakers will once again bring their best to San Diego and seize the attention of consumers with tempting new products and technology that reflect the evolving auto industry. There is no better place to learn about the future of automotive than at an auto show, and SDIAS — known for its family-friendly atmosphere, entertaining features, and interactivity — is a destination that provides delight to all ages. The show’s tradition of putting consumers in moving cars continues as Test Drives will provide interactive opportunities for ticket holders to actually drive nearly 100 different models at events staged around the convention center. Perennial favorite exhibits also return, including “Camp Jeep San Diego,” the Wawanesa “Exotics Vault,” SDG&E “Electric Vehicle Day,” and the annual “Family Day,” on Sun., Dec. 30. New this year: the RAM Truck Test Drive Experience, adjacent to Camp Jeep, inside the convention center, and, for the first time ever, the Alfa Romeo Test Drive, featuring the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio.

 

WHERE:               San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

 

WHO:                   Representatives from more than 30 global automotive manufacturers will be on-site to answer questions and provide information on the latest vehicles and vehicle technology. The San Diego International Auto Show is owned, produced and presented by the New Car Dealers Association of San Diego County.

BUY TICKETS NOW!                        www.SDAutoShowTickets.com or at the SDIAS Facebook page

 

Adult (ages 13-61):                         $15

Military (active duty w/ID):           $12 (one ticket per ID)

Senior (ages 62+):                           $12

Child (ages 7-12):                            $11 (Sunday, Dec. 30, is Family day and children 12 & under are free when accompanied by an adult)

Child (6 & under):                           Free (when accompanied by an adult)

 

Mar
15
Fri
Patterns in Music @ Balboa Theatre
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am

In honor of Women’s History Month, join the Classics Philharmonic, Conductor Dana Zimbric, and the Hutchins Consort – an ensemble of eight string players who perform on a set of instruments created by American Luthier Carleen Hutchins – in a concert all about patterns. With music from a variety of genres – classical, latin, ragtime, and jazz – students will learn about patterns in beat, rhythm, and form; learn about the unique instruments of the Hutchins Consort; and see how patterns play a role in many other subjects like mathematics, language arts, and science!

Patterns in Music @ Balboa Theatre
Mar 15 @ 11:45 am

In honor of Women’s History Month, join the Classics Philharmonic, Conductor Dana Zimbric, and the Hutchins Consort – an ensemble of eight string players who perform on a set of instruments created by American Luthier Carleen Hutchins – in a concert all about patterns. With music from a variety of genres – classical, latin, ragtime, and jazz – students will learn about patterns in beat, rhythm, and form; learn about the unique instruments of the Hutchins Consort; and see how patterns play a role in many other subjects like mathematics, language arts, and science!

Mar
22
Fri
30th World Summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and Psychotherapy @ 9599 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077 We take immense pleasure in inviting the medical personnel across the globe to attend this event which to be held during Mar 22-23, 2018 at Chicago, USA. +1 773-688-9455
Mar 22 – Mar 23 all-day

“We take immense pleasure and feels honored in inviting the scientists, researchers, professors, delegates and contributors across the globe to attend this auspicious event, entitled “30th World Summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and Psychotherapy” which is going to be held during March 22-23, 2018 at Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Conference Sessions: Topics Include but not Limited to;
• Psychology and Quality of Life
• Positive Psychology Interventions and Positive Education
• Mindfulness and Compassion
• Happiness and Well-being
• Wellness and Health Care
• Buddhism and Wisdom
• Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder
• LGBT and Sexual Orientation
• Philosophy and Resilience
• Humanities and Social Sciences
• Psychotherapy and Counseling Psychology
• Spirituality, Yoga and Meditation
• Mental Health and Psychiatry Nursing
• Stress, Depression and Anxiety
• Child Psychology and Child Care
• Industrial Psychology and Organizational Psychology
• Neuroscience and Clinical Psychology
• Addiction and Recovery
• Psychopharmacology and Psychiatric Medications
• Neuropsychology, Neuropharmacology and Neurochemistry
Why to attend?
With, 2 days of the perfect blend of high quality presentations, intense scientific topics, panel discussions, workshops, keynotes, special sessions, speaker oral & plenary sessions, student poster presentations, round table discussions and exhibition from the world’s brightest minds in social science and humanities departments, education, business and the arts with an expectation of a huge gathering from across the world, the summit delivers the real-world experiences and best practices needed to optimize happiness and well-being for the quality of happier life.

Agenda:
To promote rigorous scientific approach in pursuit of Happiness through Positive psychology and Mindfulness for Subjective Well-being.
To lead and promote the science of Happiness & Well-being for a better community
Unlocking the mysteries of Psychological disorders and transforming future Health Care
Improving Global education by making greater use of intrinsic motivation, positive affect, and creativity by Yoga & Meditation.
Improving the Moral character of Society by better understanding and promoting the Spiritual impulse within humans
The meeting will provide a valuable opportunity to network, share knowledge and ideas, and consider collaborative projects. Psychology and Philosophy under Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences attracting the attention of academic and education experts – as well as world-class international authorities – on the application of happiness, positive education, mindfulness, wellness and wellbeing science in different educational, organizational and human life contexts. It also encourages the active participation of Young Student Researchers to grab a Poster Award Competition and Young research Forum at the conference venue. The most recent techniques, developments, and the newest updates in psychology, psychotherapy and philosophy is the hallmark of this conference.

Who to Attend?
The event aims to provide a discussion platform involving University professors, students, faculty staff, academic researchers, hospitalists, international speakers, scientists, research scholars, practitioners, psychologists, psychotherapists, psychiatrists, mental health professionals, counselors, coaches, neurologists, neurosurgeons, nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists, clinicians, physicians, clinical practitioners, occupational & speech therapists and Medical healthcare givers, rehabilitation specialists, business entrepreneurs, healthcare professionals, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, pharma industries/companies, start-ups and innovators and investigators to meet, network with different medical and scientific interventions interested in and working on well-being promotion and enhancing quality of life. Bring your family and work group to this inspiring event. You will have the opportunity to turn inspiration into action by participating, listening, learning, liking, sharing and repeat!

Happiness event will have a space for companies, hospitals, organizations, medical centers, yoga and meditation centers, and/or institutions to present their services, products, innovations and research results.”

Apr
6
Sat
MercyMe @ Viejas Arena
Apr 6 all-day

MercyMe is bringing their Imagine Nation Tour to the Viejas Arena on April 6th! Joining them will be Crowder and Micah Tyler! You won’t want to miss this!

Apr
13
Sat
Beach & Bay Half Marathon, 10K & 5K @ Tecolote Shores
Apr 13 all-day

Run through some of San Diego’s most beautiful beaches, bays and resorts, with this fast, flat and scenic half marathon, 5k and 10k. Stick around because the party starts at the finish line with live music, a beer garden (your first 12 ounce beer is on us!), snacks, photo opportunities, and much more.

May
17
Fri
Sing Me A Story @ Balboa Theatre
May 17 @ 11:45 am

Join the Classics Philharmonic, Conductor Dana Zimbric, and special guests as we explore the wonderful world of musical stories. Whether from operas or symphonies, composers have told many wonderful stories through their music. We will delve deep into the beginning, middle, and end to bring musical stories to life!