The Agenda -- everything you could possibly do in La Jolla for the foreseeable future
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THURSDAY, Aug. 20

iPad Class: La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd., basics 10 a.m., beginner 11 a.m. No experience necessary; walk-ins welcome. $5-$10. (858) 459-0831, ljcommunitycenter.org.

FRIDAY, Aug. 21

Last Day of Summer Adventure Learning Camp: Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, 10:30-11:30 a.m. This is the final day of the year for children to find out what makes the sea the sea. (858) 534-3474, aquarium.ucsd.edu.

SATURDAY, Aug. 22

Snorkel with the Leopard Sharks: Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, 8 to 10 a.m. Join aquarium naturalists and visit leopard sharks in their underwater home off the La Jolla coast. Pick up snorkel tips as you discover the animals that make their homes among the kelp, sandy bottom and rocks. Intermediate swimming ability is required, and previous snorkeling experience is recommended. Participants must supply their own gear. Minors must be accompanied by a paying adult. Pre-purchase required. (858) 534-7336, aquarium.ucsd.edu.

SUNDAY, Aug. 23

La Jolla Open Aire Market: Girard Avenue and Genter Street, across from La Jolla Elementary School, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This date is Family Fitness Day, with La Jolla Sports Club personnel on hand. Artisans, produce, food vendors. All proceeds go to La Jolla Elementary School. (858) 454-1659, lajollamarket.com.

MONDAY, Aug. 24

La Jolla Music Society Coaching Workshop: Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave., 10 and 11 a.m. Society veterans will instruct San Diego Youth Symphony students in the art of performance. (858) 22-1657, lajollalibrary.org.

TUESDAY, Aug. 25

Free Movies and Popcorn: Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave., 3 p.m. This week: “The Judge,” starring Robert Downey Jr. and centering on big-city lawyer Hank Palmer's return to his hometown, where his judge father has been accused of murder. (858) 552-1657, lajollalibrary.org.

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 26

Svaroopa Yoga: La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd., 9 a.m. Join Carole to explore standing poses. Learn how to stand in your bones and to move into the world without tightening your spine. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and a blanket to cover with. $13, $15. (858) 459-0831, ljcommunitycenter.org.

THURSDAY, Aug. 27

Cheese Concierge: Warwick's Books, 7812 Girard Ave., 2 p.m. Warwick's and Venissimo Cheese will present three Spanish cheeses for sampling and suggested pairings. (858) 454-0347, warwicks.com.

FRIDAY, Aug. 28, SATURDAY, Aug. 29

Full Moon Pier Walk: Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 8622 Kennel Way, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Along the 1,090-foot concrete pier, aquarium naturalists will teach participants about the history of Scripps Oceanography and current research projects while collecting plankton, performing experiments and learning more about the life below the pier. $22, $25. Ages 9 to 13 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prepurchase required. (858) 534-7336, aquarium.ucsd.edu.

SUNDAY, Aug. 30, MONDAY, Aug. 31

15th Annual Toy Piano Festival: Seuss Room, Geisel Library, UCSD, Aug. 30 at 3 p.m., Aug. 31 at noon. At this popular annual event, you'll hear new works for toy piano. Sue Palmer, the Queen of Boogie-Woogie, returns this year to perform, and several UCSD alumni composers are featured. The toy piano collection at UCSD consists of actual instruments, commissioned scores and extant literature and recordings. (858) 822-5758, library.ucsd.edu.
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