Public Meetings


Join Us For Our Eleventh Season of Free Educational Seminars, 2023-2024

The public is invited to join us for presentations on the third Saturday of most months, starting at 10:30am. This season’s meetings will be held in the Neil Morgan Auditorium on the ground floor of the San Diego Central Library, located at 330 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101. Underground parking is available via the 11th Street entrance of the Central Library building. The following parking rates are currently in effect: First two (2) hours free with validation for library users. Validation is available in the first floor lobby.

Sep 16, 2023 – “Made in California” by George Geary
Oct 14, 2023 (Second Saturday) – “The Kolymbethra: The Food Basket of Ancient Agrigento, Sicily” by Mary Knight
Nov 18, 2023 – “The Whole Schmear: The History of Cream Cheese in America” by Rabbi Jeff Marx
Jan 20, 2024 – “Beef Stew for 2500: Feeding Our Navy from the Revolutionary War to the Present” by Rudy Shappee
Feb 17, 2024 – “The Remarkable Medical History of Beer, Wine, Spirits and Cocktails” by Camper English
Mar 16, 2024 – “Cali Baja Cuisine” by Michael Gardiner
Apr 20, 2024 – “Bitter Sweet: Stories & Heirloom Recipes from Wartime France” by Kitty Morse
May 18, 2024 – “Food in the Air and Space” by Richard Foss
Jun 15, 2024 – Speaker TBD


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