What’s happening in PB? March Calendar of Events

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Discover PB hosts the annual Bikes, Boards & Brews, 1-5 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at Crown Point Park. Sample tastes from craft brewers and food pairings from PB restaurants, see a bike show, view art and more. $35 to March 30 at Day of $45. (858) 273-3303.
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Pacific Beach Farmers Market

2-7 p.m., Tuesdays along Bayard Street off Garnet Avenue.

Organic Farmers Market


8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays at the Promenade at Pacific Beach, 4110 Mission Blvd.

Let’s Make Art

For children ages 4-9, 2:30-3:30 p.m., second and fourth Fridays, Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 1405 Diamond St. Free. (858) 581-9927, Also at the Rec Center, PB Kids, 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Sundays, fun and games, parents must accompany children, free.

PeeWee Indoor Soccer


For ages 4-7, two age divisions, practice dates and times TBD, March 20-May 11, Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 1405 Diamond St. Cost: $40. (858) 581-9927.

Community Exercise Classes

10 a.m. to Noon, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Free through San Diego Continuing Education, PB Woman’s Club, 1721 Hornblend St., (858) 882-7729,

Pacific Beach/Taylor Branch Library

Offers informative programs, exercise classes for all ages and indoor and outdoor book sales. Youth Programs include multiple weekly story times, visits by entertainers, a monthly teen book discussion group and free tutoring. 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 Kiwanis Club

Meets 7:20 a.m. for breakfast Thursdays at the Broken Yolk Café, 1851 Garnet Ave. For more information, call (619) 804-4917.

Pacific Beach Toastmasters


Meets 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays at the Pacific Beach Recreation Center, 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.

Seniors Tax Prep

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax services for senior citizens, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays, through April 9 in the PB Library Community Room, 4275 Cass St. For a list of what to bring, visit or call (858) 581-9934.

DATED EVENTS ----------------------------------------------------------

Toddlers Dance Party

10:30 to 11 a.m., Thursday, March 8, PB Library, 4275 Cass St., (858) 581-9934,

PB Parking & Traffic Advisory Board Meeting

6-7 p.m. Thursday, March 8, Discover Pacific Beach offices, 1503 Garnet Ave., (858) 273-3303,


Friends of the PB Library

3 p.m., Wednesday, March.14, 4275 Cass St., (858) 581-9934,

Editors Network

Intellectual property attorney Barbara Murphy, how copyright laws from the 1970s influence today’s publishing practices, what the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is, and why writers/editors should know about proposed changes, like the virtual Copyright Small Claims Court, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 15 at San Diego County Health Services Complex, 3851 Rosecrans St. Free to SD/PEN members, $10 nonmembers. RSVP by March 14:

Clean & Safe Committee

2-3 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, Discover Pacific Beach offices, 1503 Garnet Ave., (858) 273-3303,

PB Town Council General Meeting

6:30-8 p.m., Wednesday. March 21, 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,

Teen Ice Cream Social

3:15-4:15 p.m. Thursday, March 22, for grades 6-9, ice cream cones and games, PB Rec Center, 1405 Diamond St. Free. (858) 581-9927.

Concert Series

Martin Luther King Community Choir of San Diego presents “an uplifting performance by a gospel powerhouse,” 2-3 p.m., Sunday, March 25, Pacific Beach Library, 4275 Cass St. Free. (858) 581-9934.

PB Planning Group

6:30-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 28, PB Library, 4275 Cass St.,

Casino Night Awards Dinner

6-10 p.m., Thursday, March 29, aboard the William D. Evans Historic Sternwheeler, launching from the Catamaran Hotel, 3999 Mission Blvd. Hosted by Discover PB to celebrate the year’s accomplishments with a benefit and award ceremony. Includes a riverboat-style gambling reception, a plated dinner and silent auction to benefit the many programs of Discover Pacific Beach. Tickets $60. For reservations, visit or call (858) 273-3303.

March for Meals 5K Charity Walk

7:30 a.m. registration, March 31 at Crown Point South at Mission Bay Park (Crown Point and Moorland Drives). Details at

Pacific Beach Woman’s Club

6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 4, monthly meeting, prospective members welcome, 1721 Hornblend St., (858) 882-7729,

Hands-on Vegan Cooking Class

1-2:30 p.m., Sunday, April 8. Learn healthy and easy ways to prepare vegan dishes with Liz Gary, creator of the “Get Ready for Meatless Mondays” program. PB Library, 4275 Cass St., (858) 581-9934, Call ahead to register as supplies are limited.

PB Parking &d Traffic Advisory Board Meeting

6-7 p.m., Thursday, April 12, Discover Pacific Beach offices, 1503 Garnet Ave., (858) 273-3303,

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