Dia de los Muertos at Bazaar del Mundo

This will be our second year participating in the Bazaar del Mundo’s Day of the Dead celebration.  Stop by to check out our newest Día de los Muertos  creations!

“The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 31, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Bazaar del Mundo, located at the north entrance to Old Town, on the corner of Juan and Taylor Streets. On Monday, Nov. 2, the Bazaar del Mundo Shops will highlight the alters and offer treats and children’s crafts through closing at 5:30 p.m.”10997_745507462165557_312817956697338934_n

ToshWerks Comic Workshops at Central Library!

Saturday, June 13, 1:00-2:00 pm
Comic Character Design Workshop
Learn the step-by-step process of designing your own comic character from the ground up. Learn tips on how to transform a rough idea into full fledged comic character.

Saturday, June 20, 1:00-3:00 pm
Mini Comic Workshop
A crash course on how to organize and lay out a comic in a fast and affordable way. Mini comics are a wonderful format for aspiring comic artists and writers to organize ideas. This workshop is a great step to making a comic of your very own.

Saturday, June 27, 1:00-3:00 pm
Library-Inspired Comic Jam Session
Participate in a creative “group effort” comic jam session featuring your library experiences in words and pictures. Bring copies of your drawings, poems, photographs or stories about the library as we attempt to transform them into a Comic representation of “Our Library”.

To  sign-up for one or all of our work-shops, please go to the Teen Center reference desk on the 2nd floor, or call 619-238-6675.

Central Library
330 Park Blvd.
San Diego CA 92101
(619) 236-5800 images

North Park Festival of the Arts

npfoa2015Saturday May 16th, 2015 11-6p.m.

Join us and spend the day with your family and friends exploring the historic North Park neighborhood at the 19th Annual San Diego County Credit Union Festival of Arts in North Park.
This annual free festival has grown into a local tradition that includes amazing local art, exciting live music and dance performances, eco-friendly activities, vendor booths and fabulous food.
On the forefront of the art scene, the North Park Festival or Arts celebrates all types of art forms including creative works displayed on Ray St., and a live art element on Herman Street.
There will be something for everyone, including the kids. Our hands-on Kids Art Block offers children the chance to participate in a variety of interactive activities designed to stimulate and inspire their imaginations and create their own masterpieces.
Come thirsty to the Craft Beer Block and sample brews from San Diego’s favorite breweries. Or sip a full pour of beer at one of our two Beer Gardens.
All proceeds benefit North Park Main Street, the non-profit organization committed to the revitalization of the North Park Business Improvement District.