REI offers a few different classes on basic climbing skills, anchor building and lead climbing. They are usually a little pricey–around $100 a class, but they give you a good introduction to each of these topics and you meet other people who are interested in the same stuff. This coupled with a meetup.com group (This one is the best group in San Diego), I think you’d be well on your way to discovering a climbing group that meets regularly and that you could learn from.
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Of course, you could always make friends with an awesome person that is willing to take you climbing all the time and teach you the basics of anchor building and lead climbing… but that might be a little hard to come by. Right now, I’m the luckiest person alive.