Calendar: Friday, May 16, 2014

Arts

Artist in Residence: Jarmo Mkila

The large-scale autobiographical paintings of Jarmo Makila reflect personal childhood memories and he mythology of his native Finland, Literary allusions convey dreamlike reminiscences of boyhood experiences.
Arts

Chasing the Song

– La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for its Page To Stage workshop production of Chasing the Song, a jubilant new musical by the team behind the Tony Award-winning musical Memphis, featuring book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro, music and lyrics by David Bryan and directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley. Kicking off the Playhouse’s 2014/15 season, with Chasing the Song.
Arts

Metaloci: Points of Transformation

"Metaloci: Points of Transformation" is an exhibition curated by the San Diego Mesa College Museum Studies Program at the Mission Valley Library. Featured artists: Jenny Armer, Teresa Chen, Scott Genglebach, Daniele Fratarcangeli, Joshua Krause, Miguel Milló, Reinhart Selvik, and Charity Vincent. “Metaloci: Points of Transformation” is a group exhibit that investigates the elusive nature of transformation through the use of glass, metal, paint, photography, found-objects, and more. Each of the artists in the show has his own unique methodology for creating art, but the one common denominator among them all is an ability to transform ideas into tangible images and objects that embody a process of transformation.
Arts

Irving Berlin's Annie Get Your Gun

Annie Oakley is the best shot around, persuaded by Buffalo Bill to join his Wild West Show, Annie finds romance and then rivalry with her love interest once pitted against him in final shoot-out. The rousing, sure-fire finale hits the mark every time in a testament to the power of female ingenuity.
Business

SPJ JournCamp

You’re on a deadline. Register by May 12 (that’s Monday) for the Society of Professional Journalists' JournCamp, a fun day of journalism training near your home base in San Diego. Fill your mind with new reporting ideas and your stomach with food, as breakfast AND lunch are included. If you’re a newsroom leader, encourage your staffers to attend. Your newsroom will reap the benefits of reporters sharpening their skills. Where journalists with diverse professional backgrounds will help you gain skills that are relevant in today’s digital media world.
Construction

Elevator Constructor Apprentice

Applications must be filled out in perso durign the following sessions: Tuesday thru Friday: 12:30 to 5:30pm, Saturday: 8:30am to 3:30pm. A photo I.D. must be oresented during the application process. Applicants must be 18 years of age to apply, possess and provide an original copy of a H.S. Diploma. or H.S. Transcript or GED, pass an entrance exam and sit for an interview. Note: The exam will be administered at a later date.
Education

Open-House & Book Fair

Classrooms will be open for browsing school projects and to meet teachers, staff, and parents. The public is invited to attend the Book Fair being held simultaneously. Horizon’s Elementary School campus serves students in grades Junior Kindergarten through 6th grade. It offers an excellent, well-rounded Christ-centered program, which includes Spanish, Physical Education, Music Appreciation, Computer Technology and a school library featuring over 7500 books. Horizon also offers a variety of optional Enrichment Classes after school. Horizon Christian Academy offers an excellent education at affordable rates.
Real Estate

10th Annual Interactive Day

The San Diego Ad Club will present the 10th annual Interactive Day San Diego (IDSD), a one-day conference on May 16 covering the latest industry trends and presentations from top digital marketing thought leaders and innovators from around the nation. A pre-conference mixer will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 15 on the Rooftop Lounge at the Andaz Hotel in Downtown San Diego. . Regarded as one of the premier digital marketing and ad technology conferences on the West Coast, the conference typically draws industry leaders from some of the nation’s leading brand marketers, agencies, media providers and ad platforms.
Construction8:00a

Certified Occupational Safety Specialist

The Certified Occupational Safety Specialist Program (COSS) is a unique, curriculum-based training course that was conceived by safety professionals and is recognized nationwide for its rigorous standards and outstanding curriculum. COSS is designed to be an in-depth set of learning modules that equip workers with the core competencies of occupational safety and health for the Chemical, Construction, Energy, Engineering, Fire, Food, Government, Human Resources, Health, Medical, Municipal, Oil and Gas, Security, Shipyard, Transportation and Utility fields. Join us for this nationally-accredited safety certification program and leave with a rewarding and beneficial toolbox of tips, tricks, solutions (and a national designation) for your workplace safety program. COSS graduates also receive the OSHA 10-Hour Construction card, as well as the 10-Hour General Industry card.
Construction8:00a

NCCCO 2-Day Prep Course

This course is designed for someone with previous crane operating experience or looking to re-certify. This rate includes all study materials that are necessary for passing the core exam and all of the students specialty exams. The only additional fees you will incur are NCCO's fees, as they vary depending on the number of specialties the student is taking.
Construction11:00a

Intro to Lean with Kristin Hill of InsideOut Consulting

This presentation will introduce lean project delivery as an “operating system” based in principles and use of appropriate tools. Participants will learn that lean is about understanding value and eliminating waste for continuous improvement of design and construction processes. For more information, contact Julia Shellhouse, LCI Administrator at (703) 387-3050 or email jshellhouse@leanconstruction.org.
Arts6:00p

Jazz Night San Diego

First annual “Jazz Night San Diego” will feature dinner, drinks and live performances from celebrated musicians throughout the county, with tickets available to the Charles McPherson Trio concert. The fundraising event will include simultaneous performances from 15 celebrated musicians at nine locations around San Diego. The general public will be able to purchase tickets to the open event, featuring the musical stylings of jazz great Charles McPherson on saxophone, Bob Boss on guitar and Marshall Hawkins on bass – all amidst colorful Mexican folk art, murals and lanterns. (The eight remaining events will take place in private homes and are by invitation only.)

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