WHAT’S HAPPENING IN PB? August 2017 Community Calendar

First day of the 2017-2018 school year for San Diego Unified District students is Monday, Aug. 28. More at

Concerts on the Green: Bayou Brothers (Rockin’ Zydeco, Blues R&B) 4-6:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6; The Reflectors (Classic Rock, ’80s Dance) 4-6:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at Kate Sessions Park, Lamont Street, north of Beryl Street. Bring blankets and chairs. Free. Presented by Pacific Beach Town Council and the Pacific Beach Community Foundation.

Parks Fit San Diego 2017 Challenge: Walk, run, roll or swim 30, 90 or 120 miles now through Aug. 12 and track your miles, then turn them in for a Parks Fit San Diego bag! Join the Challenge by visiting any City rec center, pool, nature center, activity center or golf course for a quick enrollment process. Finale Event 5K Run/Walk & Family Celebration, 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at NTC Park, 2455 Cushing Road.

Movies at the Park: 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25 kids activities; at dusk “The Lego Batman Movie” screens, Kate Sessions Park, Lamont Street north of Beryl Street. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Hosted by Pacific Beach Recreation Center. Free. (858) 581-9927.

Pacific Beach Farmers Market: 2-7 p.m. Tuesdays, along Bayard Street off Garnet Street.


Town Council Dine Out Event: 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, location changes monthly. Join Council members, community members and guests for an evening for dining and socializing to support local restaurants. RSVP so an adequate number of meals are prepared. (858) 483-6666,,

Town Council Meeting: 6:30-8 p.m., Aug. 16, Crown Point Jr. Music Academy, 4033 Ingraham St. Chance to hear reports and ask questions of city, county, state and federal reps. (858) 483-6666.

Parking & Traffic Advisory Board Meeting: 6-7 p.m. Aug. 10, Discover Pacific Beach offices, 1503 Garnet Ave. (858) 273-3303,

Clean & Safe committee: 2-3 p.m. Aug. 16, Discover Pacific Beach offices, 1503 Garnet Ave. (858) 273-3303,


Back to School: First day of the 2017-2018 school year for San Diego Unified District students is Monday, Aug. 28. More at

Co-Ed Volleyball: A and B Leagues, 6-8:45 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 30-Dec. 7, Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 1405 Diamond St. Cost: $280 per team/season. For details, contact Farid Karimi (858) 573-0721.

Kids Night Out: For ages 4-13, each event has a different theme with arts and crafts, dinner and entertainment, 5:30-9:30 p.m., third Fridays (Aug. 18), Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 1405 Diamond St. Cost: $25. (858) 581-9927.

Kids Art Class: For ages 4-9, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 1405 Diamond St. Once a week, the class focuses on a particular art style. Students create a final project at the end of each month. Free. (858) 581-9927.

Pacific Beach Library: Offers informative programs for all ages. Youth Programs include multiple weekly storytimes, visits by entertainers, a monthly teen book discussion group. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Thursday; 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday; 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Saturday; 12:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 4275 Cass St. (858) 581-9934.

Pacific Beach Toastmasters: Meets 6:30-8 p.m., Tuesdays at 1405 Diamond St. Whether you’re looking to improve your public speaking skills, practice giving presentations, or just become more confident in front of an audience, Toastmasters provides a supportive, structured environment to help you along your path.

Pacific Beach Kiwanis Club: meets 7:20 a.m., for breakfast Thursdays at the Broken Yolk Café on Garnet Avenue. For more information, call (619) 804-4917.

Pacific Beach Women’s Club: 1721 Hornblend St. (858) 882-7729.



Heart of PB Restaurant Walk: 4-9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, hosted by Discover Pacific Beach. Attendees will embark on a leisurely stroll between Dawes and Lamont Streets to sample a variety of menus from restaurants along the way. Tickets: $25. (858) 273-3303,


— To submit a community event for the What’s Happening monthly calendar, e-mail details to and the deadline is the 15th of the preceding month. Questions? Call (858) 875-5950.

PB Library Programs for Tots

Pajama Storytime & Crafts: (Ages 3-7) 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays

Toddler Storytime: (Ages 2-5) 10:30-11 a.m. first, second and fifth Thursdays

Toddler Dance: (18 months-5 years) 10:30-11 a.m. third Thursdays


Sign-A-Story Circle Time: (Infants-age 4) 10:30-11 a.m. fourth Thursdays

Toddler Yoga: (Walking-age 4) 11-11:25 a.m. first and third Thursdays

Wagging Tales: 10:30-11:30 a.m., first Saturdays

4275 Cass St. (858) 581-9934.