Seniors Computer Group of San Diego celebrates the 28th anniversary of its founding with a gala gathering at Wesley Palms Retirement Community, located at 2404 Loring St. The group meets at this location every Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Visitors are welcome at no charge to share in cake and punch, and also to hear a special presentation from Gini Pedersen, considered one of the premier computer teachers in the field. Her subject is “Solving Challenges in Windows and Microsoft Office.” The event will also include door prizes for a few lucky attendees. Seniors Computer Group now has 175 members. For information, visit www.scgsd.org, or call (858) 459-9065.
SATURDAY, Nov. 3
• St. Andrew’s By-the-Sea will host a Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) community celebration. The event is designed to be a day of love, remembrance, celebration, honor, culture and fun all rolled up into one. There will be traditional Dia de los Muertos foods, a presentation on the rich history of the holiday, face painting, and arts and crafts for children. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church, located at 1050 Thomas Ave. For more information, visit www.standrewspb.org.
• The Pacific Beach-based flamenco group Flamenco Arana will perform its annual show called “Ritmo y Corazon” (Rhythm & Heart) in a 2 p.m. matinee and 7:30 p.m. performance. Tickets are $22 advance or $25 at the door for adults; children under 13 are $15 advance or $20 at the door. For tickets, visit www.brownpapertickets.com. For more information, visit www.flamencoarana.com.
FRIDAY, Nov. 9
Christian Youth Theater – San Diego will launch a series of shows at Pacific Beach Middle School with a musical production of “A Year with Frog and Toad” for the entire family. Arnold Lobel’s well-loved characters hop from the page to the stage in Robert and Willie Reale’s Tony Award-nominated production. “A Year with Frog and Toad” tells the story of a friendship that endures, weathering all seasons. The whimsical show is part vaudeville, part make-believe and all charm. The production is performed by kids between the ages of 8 and 18. Additional show dates are Nov. 9, 10, 16 and 17 at 7 p.m., as well as Nov. 11 and 17 at 2 p.m. Admission is $12 for individuals online or $15 at the door. To buy tickets, go to: www.cytsandiego.org. Pacific Beach Middle School is located at 4676 Ingraham St.
SATURDAY, Nov. 17
Birdrock Coffee Roasters will feature Robin Henkel solo blues and jazz (guitars/vocals) from 10 a.m. to noon at 5627 La Jolla Blvd. For more information, call (858) 551-1707.