Piazza Carmel will hold its Christmas Event on Saturday, December 4th, 2010 from 12 to 3pm, and its Hanukah Ceremony on Sunday, December 5th at 3pm. Del Mar Highlands Town Center will have a Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 2nd from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. Flower Hill Promenade will have a Weekend with Santa, Saturday & Sunday, December 11 & 12. the Del Mar Retailers are holding a Holiday Wonderland on Sunday, December 5th, with activities between Noon and 6:00 PM. Of course, the Del Mar Fairgrounds also has its Holiday of Lights, the San Diego Botanic Garden (Quail Gardens) has their Garden of Lights Dec 9-23 and Dec 26-30, and all the local amusement parks (see the Entertainment Page) have events, too...
December's free concert at the Carmel Valley Library is on December 8th at 7:00 PM, featuring Semi-Sweet, a group of local musical moms who will present a program of holiday songs. Semi-Sweet was formed 11 years ago and has since performed at a variety of public and private venues in San Diego, including this library. Its members are Linda Bessey, Christine Francis, Elizabeth Ingersoll, Carolyn Johnson, Raquel Lonas, Mary Beth Rane, and Karen Schooley. The program will last 45 minutes. The Library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information call (858) 552-1668.
Here's the Ocean Air Recreation Center Winter 2011 Program Brochure. Program registration for the winter begins Monday, December 13, 2010 at 2:00 PM. See the program for complete program and registration information.
The Ocean Air Recreation Center (4770 Fairport Way, San Diego, Ca 92130, near Torry Hills & Sage Canyon Elementary) will host a Toy / Food Drive & Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, December 4, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Sponsored by the OA Rec Council, this drive will support San Diego Toys for Tots and the San Diego Food Bank. Toy and Food Drop-off begins Saturday, November 20th (During Normal Operating Hours). Breakfast Tickets can be purchased for $5 on day of event, or drop off a donation to receive a free ticket. For more info contact staff at 858-552-1687, or see the Ocean Air Toy / Food Drive Flier.
Here's the Carmel Valley Recreation Center Winter 2011 Program Brochure. Class registration for programs begins on December 11, 2010 at 9:00 AM. See the program for complete program and registration information.
Special meeting date for the Carmel Valley Community Planning Board: the next meeting is on
Thursday FRIDAY, November 19, 2010 at 7:00 PM at the Carmel Valley Library. This is a week earlier than the regular meeting, which would have been scheduled on Thanksgiving! The agenda includes an update on the Del Mar Highlands Town Center renovation, information on proposed homes at Rancho Del Sol Way and Rancho Santa Fe Farms Road, a MAD Subcommittee update on the Carmel Country Road median, an update on teh San Diego Polo Club, and a Prop C update. The agenda is attached.
The December 2010 meeting of the Carmel Valley Recreation Council has been canceled due to lack of agenda items. The next meeting is scheduled for January 4, 2011. Note that information on the Rec Council, including bylaws, is available on the CV Rec Council Page.
Also note that there will be a Community Coffee with Sherri in Torrey Hills, where she will sit down with community members and discuss issues over a cup of coffee. No appointment necessary. Saturday, November 6, 9:00 to 11:00 am at the Homewood Suites by Hilton in Torrey Hills (11025 Vista Sorrento Parkway, San Diego, 92130.)
A free concert sponsored by The Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be presented on Wed., Nov 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the library’s community room. It will feature trombonist Eric Starr, pianist Denise Fillion, and bassoonist Ryan Simmons in a program of music by Antonio Vivaldi, Robert Schumann, Georg Christoph Wagenseil, and Stjepan Sulek. The program will last 45 minutes. See the CV Library Concerts Page for details.