Regional events include concerts, flower show

Music at Lunch

Time for another Monday mini-concert at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St.. The noon concert on Monday, April 23 will feature the classical piano of Ting Ting Zhang. The event is free and no advance tickets are required. (858) 454-5872.

One Man on Walden Pond

Cygnet Theatre in Old Town will present “Ripples From Walden Pond,” 7:30 p.m. April 23-24. The one-man show tells the story of Henry David Thoreau, the philosopher/author who found his place in the world by refusing to allow the world to find its place in him. Written by Richard Platt, the production stars Francis Gercke under the direction of Eric Poppick. 4040 Twiggs St. Tickets: From $44. (619) 337-1525.


Celebrate Earth Week, go for a walk and learn about the master plans for UCSD at noon on Thursday, April 26, when Diana Bergen, campus senior landscape architect, leads a tour along one of the walking paths. The event is part of the American Society of Landscape Architects-San Diego’s efforts to get people to go outside at noon that day and discover spaces and trails designed by landscape architects. Meet at the intersection of Hopkins Drive and Voigt Drive. Parking is available at the Hopkins Parking Structure.

Weekend Concerts

• The La Jolla Music Society presents the Cleveland Orchestra at 8 p.m. Friday, April 20, at Copley Symphony Hall, 750 B. St. Tickets: $27-$97. (858) 459-3728.

• The LJMS also presents Tiempo Libre at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 21 at Birch Park North Theatre, 2891 University Ave. Tickets: $35-$65. (858) 459-3728.

• Anonymous 4 performs its signature vocal blends in a program called “Anthology,” part of the St. James Music Series, 4 p.m. Sunday, April 22 at St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, 734 Prospect St. Tickets: $25. (858) 459-3431, ext. 109.

• The Athenaeum wraps up its chamber concert series 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24 with the Euclid Quartet. 1008 Wall St. Tickets: $30-45. (858) 454-5872.

Spring Blooms

The annual Coronado Flower Show is the largest of its kind held under tents in the nation! It takes place in Spreckles Park, along Orange Avenue, between 6th and 7th Streets, 1-5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21-22. There will be a beer garden, serving beer and wine, plus food vendors and entertainment from the bandstand. Admission is $5, free for kids under age 12.