Snow Day & Pancake Breakfast at Ocean Air Park

The Ocean Air Recreation Council presents a Snow Day & Pancake Breakfast at the Ocean Air Park, Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 8:30 am to 10:30 am. Help fill Santa’s Sleigh for those in Need!! Support Sand Diego Toys for Tots & San Diego Food Bank! Bring an unwrapped toy or bag of non-perishable food between November 16th and December 6th and receive 4 tickets for the Holiday Pancake Breakfast! (otherwise, breakfast is $5 per person day of event.) The event includes a 50-foot Snow Sled Run, a Bunny Slope, a Fantastic Breakfast, Outside Games and Activities, a Visit from Santa and more! The Ocean Air Recreation Center is located at 4770 Fairport Way, San Diego, CA 92130. For additional information, call the Rec Center at 858-552-1687. Download the Snow Day Brochure. The program supports Toys for Tots and the San Diego Food Bank.

CV Library Concerts, Oct 9 and Oct 23, 2013

October’s free family music program will be presented on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 7:00 p.m. It will feature the Early Music Ensemble of San Diego in a concert of English, French, and Italian madrigals from the Renaissance. The group, which performs a cappella, has given concerts in the San Diego area since its inception. Its members are all professional singers and have several CDs to their credit. The concert will last 45 minutes. Additionally, a special free family music program will be presented on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 7:00 p.m. It will feature three Canyon Crest Academy students who have been playing jazz together for three years. The Scott Roberts Trio has won numerous awards at jazz festivals around town. You can often find it playing every Thursday at the CCA Farmer's Market. Is members are Michael Carlson on tenor saxophone, Max Vinetz) on bass, and Scott Roberts on piano. Its program will last 45 minutes. The programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library. For more information, call the CV Library at (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at

One Paseo meeting, Aug 8, 2013

The CV Planning Board will hold a Meeting to allow Kilroy to present the community benefits related to the One Paseo project. Kilroy is required to show how the development provides an extraordinary public benefit to the community or the City. Sufficient time will be allocated to community members to question the value of those benefits, and especially their cost in terms of increased traffic congestion, out of scale building heights and densities etc.. The meeting is Thursday, August 8, from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at the Ocean Air Elementary School, 11444 Canter Heights Dr.

Library Concerts, Aug 2013

This August, the CV Library’s free family music programs will include Adrienne Nims and Spirit Wind with pianist J R Betts playing global jazz at 7:00 PM on August 14, 2013, and pianist Andrew Vu in a program of music by J S Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, and Liszt at 1:00 PM on August 31, 2013. The Library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. The programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library. For more information, call the CV Library at (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at

CV Rec Council Aug 2013 Meeting

The Carmel Valley Recreation Council will meet on Tuesday, Aug 6, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center (3777 Townsgate Drive.) The CV Rec Council Meeting Agenda is attached here, or see the CV Parks Page for additional information on parks in the community and their operation. See the agenda for complete details.

Movie in the Park, Aug 9, Sage Canyon Park

FREE SUMMER MOVIE IN THE PARK: “Madagascar 3" will be shown on Friday August 9 at Sage Canyon Park, 5252 Harvest Run Drive. Bring a blanket and enjoy a special night for the family under the stars. Come early and enjoy activities for all ages. FREE! Event starts at 6PM, movie starts at dusk Outside Games and Activities! Snack and Beverages available for sale.

Electronics Recycling at Torrey Pines High School, Aug 3-4, 2013

I can't find any news articles about the event, but there's a sign at the corner of Half Mile and El Camino Real that says there will be an electronics recycling event at Torrey Pines High School this weekend, August 3-4, 2013. I believe the hours are 9:00 to 4:00 PM, and drop off is likely to be in the parking lot off Del Mar Heights Road, just past the fire station.

Surf Cup traffic again, Aug 3-5, 2013

If you ran into the Surf Cup traffic last weekend, you'll want to know that it's running again this weekend (Sat, Aug 3 to Mon, Aug 5, 2013.) Again, this is at the Polo Fields (El Camino Real at Via de la Valle), so you should avoid that area if you can!

Love to Dance 2013-2014 Dance Season

Love to Dance, a Carmel Valley dance academy, is starting its 2013-2014 dance season. The new season, which begins September 3, 2013, includes Tiny tots, Students and Division III programs. The Tiny Tots classes include: Magical Mornings, Mommy and Me, Triple Threat, Energy, Zumba Kids, Music & Movement and Ballet/Tap combo and will continue introducing children to the world of dance, music, and fun. The students program (Division I and Division II) has grown from 51 classes to a whopping 63! These new classes afford students more opportunities to learn and grow as dancers. The Division III program, new this year, consists of an elite group of dancers that partake in greater training and perform as the Love to Dance Company. Enrollment for all these wonderful programs is ongoing and dancers at every level are welcome to join the Love to Dance, Inc. family. For more information and class schedules, see or call 858-229-0120.

Summer Concerts and Movies at the Market

The Carmel Valley Farmers Market will have a concert on Thursday, July 18, 2013 as part of their "Summer Movies and Music at the Market" series! July 18 will feature Guitar music and Flamenco Dancer. Then on July 25, the Scott Roberts Jazz Band will perform followed by a showing of Disney's "Ratatouille." There will be special food trucks for the evenings in addition to the weekly vendors. The market is in the Canyon Crest Academy (CCA) parking lot, 5951 Village Center Loop Rd. Farmer's Market hours are 3:30 pm to 7:45 pm, movies start at dusk.