San Diego’s newest sports team continues their inaugural season in top form, sitting first in USL Championship Group B. Matches can be streamed on ESPN+ or watched on The CW San Diego.
A growing San Diego tradition, Twainfest returns this year with a modified format to support social distancing. Instead of gathering in Old Town, 21 performers are recording 19th century American literature and sending it out via email.
Free to register online
MLB is back in a modified format, cutting out half the games and excluding fans and nonessential personnel from the stadiums. The Padres start their first series in August against the Dodgers on the 3rd.
6:10 p.m. on Fox Sports and Fox Sports GO
August 4, 11, 18, 25
Speed reading might not be the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of useful self-improvement, but it can make a big difference. President Kennedy was a proponent, and anyone who has to read a lot stands to benefit.
Free to register, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
For the creatively inclined, artist Leslie Pierce is conducting an oil painting demo on Instagram Live. You’ll need your own brushes, canvas, and paint, but the class is free and after the demo there will be an artist talk.
Free stream, 6–8 p.m.