February 4, 2018  2:00PM-3:00PM
David Borgo & Gunnar Biggs

Saxophonist, David Borgo is an educator, ethnomusicologist and UCSD professor. He is an internationally acclaimed saxophonist who can tear it up on tenor, soprano, and a slew of instruments from all over the globe. He is conversant in a wide variety of styles, but he is exceptionally adept at improvisation.

Gunnar Biggs has been a prominent figure in the Southern California music scene for over 40 years. He has served as Instructor at SDSU for 25 years, Director of big bands at Palomar College, taught bass at Cal State San Marcos, Palomar, and Mira Costa. Much in demand as a session player in the studios, Gunnar can be heard on numerous recordings including his own CD, Footprint, featuring all original compositions. 

February 24, 2018  10:30AM-4:30PM
Encinitas Library's 10th Anniversary Celebration
Performances and activities for all ages.
Birthday Cake at 12:30 p.m.
Come celebrate with us. Complete schedule available soon!



March 4, 2018  2:00PM-3:00PM
Valentin Lysenko & the Encinitas Ballet
Join us in experiencing music innovator, Ukrainian bandurist, Valentin Lysenko. The highly trained, classically educated musician brings back to life the 17-century Bandura. Lysenko recently performed on the show Ukraine Got Talent, receiving standing ovations.

In addition, professionally trained dance students from Encinitas Ballet Academy will perform to excerpts from the ballets Giselle and Chopiniana accompanied by pianist, Yulia Atoyan and bandurist, Valentin Lysenko.  www.encinitasballet.com


March 17, 2018  10:00AM-6:00PM
8th Annual Storytelling Festival
Come enjoy more than two dozen local and nationally known professional storytellers, perform in a festival that is held in conjunction with World Storytelling Day, when performances, concerts and festivals all over the world celebrate the art of storytelling.