The La Jolla Community Foundation added three new works to its “Murals of La Jolla” project, an acclaimed collection of public artworks located throughout La Jolla Village. The additions include works by internationally renowned artists Julian Opie, Fred Tomaselli and Gajin Fujita.
Julian Opie's mural is installed in Bird Rock. Image Credit: Pat Sherman
May 16th the Athenaeum Music and Arts Library will host a walking tour of the La Jolla Murals. The tour will be led by Linda Forsha the project curator. She will share her insights about the murals and the artists who painted them.
Make your reservations now! This will be a unique opportunity to see La Jolla and learn about the artists who created the murals. There is also a reception planned at the end of the tour at The Athenaeum. The map can be found here. To find out more about the walking tour call: 858-454-5872. To learn more about the murals visit: www.muralsoflajolla.com.
If you haven’t heard San Diego Mom’s Night Out is throwing a big party to to celebrate National Mom’s Night Out and Mother’s Day on May 9th. We are grateful to have Roppongi Restaurant La Jolla host the event. Our Invite Committee including moms who blog had a taste of what to expect at the event. It was nice to connect with local moms and make new friends. SD Mom’s Night Out is all about making those connections. We hope you’ll join us!
Where: Roppongi La Jolla, 875 Prospect St La Jolla, CA 92037 (858) 551-5252
Parking: Complimentary parking in underground parking lot on Fay Street (first come first serve). Valet Parking for only $8. Street parking is also available
Cost: $35 online and at the door. RSVP here.
Roppongi will be serving a variety of tasty bites including: Hummus, Chinese Chicken Salad, Eggplant with Miso, Duck Quesadilla & more! Moms who are coming to the event will also be able to enjoy Happy Hour at a special discounted rate from 6-7pm. So come early.
And if you’re looking for a place to celebrate Mother’s Day Roppongi is hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch on May 12th.