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6 San Diego Uptown News | Apr. 1–14, 2011


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CalendarofEvents APRIL 1


Rooftop yoga: 9 a.m., led by Yoga One at Porto Vista Hotel & Suites, 1835 Columbia St., 544-0164, free for hotel guests, $15 general public.


BOGO Fridays: Every Friday receive buy one get one free deals on a variety of services and prod- ucts at South Bark Dog Wash, 2037 30th St., dogwash@southbark.com. “Lizards and Snakes: Alive!:” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the San Diego Natural History Museum, 1788 El Prado, 232-3821, sdnhm.org, adults $17, seniors $15, military, students and youths 13–17 $12, children 3–12 $11, and members are free. “RACE: Are we so different? exhibit:” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. until May 15, San Diego Museum of Man, 1350 El Prado, 239-2001, museumofman.org, adults $10, youths, students, seniors and mili- tary $7.50, children $5, children under three free. Preschool storytime: 10:30 to 11 a.m., Mission Hills Library, 925 West Washington St., 692-4910, tinyurl.com/missionhills, free. youTurn Contemporary Arts exhibition: 7:30 p.m., 10th Avenue Theatre, 930 Tenth Ave., (904) 415-1191, atinfo@youturnarts.com, youturnarts.com, advance tickets $15, $10 for students, seniors and working artists, at the door $20, $15 for students, seniors and work- ing artists.


“Fiddler on the Roof”: Through April 3 only, Lyric Opera at the Birch mounts the 1964 musical the- atre classic, “Fiddler on the Roof,” set in pre-Bolshevik Revolution Russia. Remaining performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, April 1-2, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 3, at Birch North Park Theatre, 2891 University Ave., North Park, San Diego, lyricoperasandiego.org or (619) 239-8836


APRIL 2


Golden Hill Farmer’s Market: 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday, B St. between 27th and 28th Streets, free. The Little Italy Mercato: 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Saturday, Date and India Streets, littleitalymer- cato.com, free.


Mission Hills Heritage His- toric Home Tour: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., viewing “grand homes of Inspiration Heights” bound by Sunset Blvd., St. James Place, Alameda Terrace and Witherby, missionhillsheritage.org, 497-1193, members $20, non-members $25 in advance and members $25, non- members $30 at the door. youTurn Contemporary Arts exhibition: 3 and 7:30 p.m., 10th Avenue Theatre, 930 Tenth Ave., (904) 415-1191, atinfo@youturn- arts.com, youturnarts.com, ad- vance tickets $15, $10 for students, seniors and working artists, at the door $20, $15 for students, seniors and working artists.


APRIL 3


“Der Rosenkavalier:” 2 p.m., San Diego Opera, 1200 Third Ave., sdopera.com, 533-7000, $35. David Wilcox: 7:30 p.m., AMSD Concerts, 4650 Mansfield St., 303- 8176, amsdconcerts.com, $22.


APRIL 4 “Within the Heart of Time and Space:” 15 individual sculptures by San Diego artist Jeffrey Steorts on display through Sept. 15 at the San Diego International Airport, 325 N. Harbor Dr., jeffsteorts.com, art.san.org, free. Urban Design/Project Review Subcommittee of the NPPC meeing: 6 to 8 p.m., North Park Recreation Center/Adult Center, 2719 Howard Ave., 954-5588, northparkmeetings.info, free. Pajama storytime: 6:30 to 7 p.m., Mission Hills Library, 925 West Washington St., 692-4910, tinyurl. com/missionhills, free.


APRIL 5 North Park Main Street Design Committee meeting: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., North Park Main Street Office, 3076 University Ave., 294- 2501, npbid@northparkmainstreet. com, free.


Uptown Planners meeting: 6 to 9 p.m., 1230 Cleveland Ave. Ste. M-200, uptownplanners.org, free. Neighborhood Watch Block Captains meeting: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., San Diego Police Depart-


ment, Western Division, 5215 Gaines St., 876-9646, dsurwilo@ pd.sandiego.gov, free. Karaoke with Laura Jane: 7 to 11 p.m. every Tuesday, Gossip Grill, 1440 University Ave., thegos- sipgrill.com, free. “Cabaret:” 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday through May 15, Cygnet Theatre, 4040 Twiggs St., 337-1525, cygnettheatre.com, $29-$54.


APRIL 6 “Robert Wilson Video Por- traits:” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., The Timken Museum of Art, 1500 El Prado, timkenmuseum. org, free.


“Science for Human Rights: Quantitative Methods for Security and Humanitarian Aid:” 5:30 to 7 p.m., lecture at the Reuben H. Fleet Center, 1875 El Prado, RSVP at (858) 822-2647, free. Greater Golden Hill Commu- nity Plan Update Sub-Commit- tee meeting: 6:30 p.m., Golden Hill Recreation Center, 2600 Golf Course Dr., free. “Der Rosenkavalier:” 7 p.m., San Diego Opera, 1200 Third Ave., sdopera.com, 533-7000, $35.


APRIL 7 “Streetwise: Masters of 60s photography:” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday until May 15 at the Museum of Photo- graphic Arts, 1649 El Prado, 238- 7559, mopa.org, adults $6, seniors, students and retired military $4, members, children under 12 and active military free.


Balboa Park Committee meet- ing: 6 to 8 p.m., Balboa Park Club Santa Fe Room, 2150 Pan Ameri- can Rd., 235-1157, MKnutson@ sandiego.gov, free.


University Heights Community Association and Crime Watch meeting: 6:30 to 8 p.m., Birney Elementary School, 4345 Campus Ave., 723-3538, info@uhsd.org, uhsd.org, free.


SDSU Jazz Ensemble per- formance featuring Gilbert Castellanos: 7 p.m., Smith Recital


Hall, 5500 Campanile Dr., 594-1017, music.sdusu.edu, $10-15 V-Day San Diego presented by Tribal Truth: 7:30 p.m., a presen- tation of “The Vagina Monologues” at the Birch North Park Theatre, 2891 University Ave., tribal-truth. com/us/vday, for tickets tiny.cc/ vdaysd2011, $15-$95.


APRIL 8 Preschool storytime: 10:30 to 11 a.m., Mission Hills Library, 925 West Washington St., 692-4910, tinyurl.com/missionhills, free. Mission Hills Farmer’s Market: 3 to 7 p.m., 4050 Falcon St., free. “Shayvision:” 6:30 p.m., the Birch North Park Theatre, 2891 Universi- ty Ave., shayvisionmovie.com, $10. “Seussical:” 7:30 p.m., First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego, 4190 Front St., 298- 9978, lookingglasssd.org, adults $15, youth and military $10 and children $5. DanceJam Barefoot Boogie: 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., Eveoke Dance Theatre, 2811 University Ave., 238- 1153, movingarts.net, $5 before 9:30 p.m., $7 after 9:30 p.m. and $10 for class jam and boogie.


APRIL 9


Balboa Barks: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 60’s themed dog and people festi- val with food, contests, shopping and assistance dog demonstrations in Balboa Park, (760) 901-4306, cci. org/balboabarks, $7. Festival of Beers: 1 to 5:30 p.m., food, music and beer from more than 30 local breweries at the Lafayette Hotel, 2223 El Cajon Blvd., citybeatbeerfest.com, $32 in advance, $37 at the door. “Floating World:” 2 and 5 p.m., a dance performance by Malashock Dance in collaboration with the San Diego Museum of Art at their James S. Copley Auditorium, 1450 El Prado, malashockdance.org, members $20, non-members $25 and students $12.50. “The Lieutenant of Inishmore:” 2 and 8 p.m., ion theatre BLKBOX, 3704 Sixth Ave., 600-5020, ionthe- atre.com, $10-$25.


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