The old San Ysidro Library will be closed starting August 12, 2019. The last day the branch will be open is Saturday, August 10, 2019. The grand opening of the new library is scheduled for Saturday, September 7, 2019.


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Picture This

Picture This is a cinematic celebration that offers a diverse array of both narrative and documentary film. It strives to be socially engaging, culturally relevant, and informative while still being fun and entertaining. Picture This will at times provide added features to its screenings in the form of guest speakers, discussion panels, concerts, and other eclectic programming.
Central Library | Neil Morgan Auditorium
Every Monday @ 6:30 p.m.

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July 2019

POV film Inventing Tomorrow

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Inventing Tomorrow
Monday, July 1st @ 6:30 PM
NR | 1hr 27min | POV Documentary | 2018
Passionate teenage innovators from around the globe create cutting-edge solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats—Official Selection, 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

Avengers: Infinity War movie poster

Avengers: Infinity War
Post-film Marvel vs. DC Cinematic Universe lecture, featuring prof’s Lisa Will & Shane Haggard
Monday, July 15th @ 6:30 PM
PG-13 | 2h 29min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 2018
The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

Can You Ever Forgive Me? movie poster

Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Monday, July 22nd @ 6:30 PM
R | 1h 46min | Biography, Comedy, Crime | 2018
When Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy, in an Academy-Award nominated performance ) falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art to deception.

The Old Man & the Gun

The Old Man & the Gun
Monday, July 29th @ 6:30 PM
PG-13 | 1h 33min | Biography, Comedy, Crime | 2018 | *Padres Game Night
Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker. From his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70, to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.
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