San Carlos
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119


Teen Read Week 2    To celebrate Teen Read Week, October 12-18, 2014, the San Carlos Branch Library held a Short Story Contest, open to all 6th - 12th Graders.  Students were challenged to write a short story using one of the five choices we gave them.  Each choice contained three elements,the third of which was a dream, which had to be incorporated into the story. Essay DEADLINE was 5:30 pm, Friday 17, 2014.  Essays were judged on how well the author integrated all three elements, their creativity, organization, and substance.  Essays were judged in the 6th-8th grade category and the 9th-12th grade category. Five... Continue Reading >


Games The Community Room has been reserved for YOU, on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month from 3:00 to 5:00 pm, to come and enjoy GAME TIME.  Bring a friend, or meet a new one!  Game Time is open for Adults only.  For use within the library, we will have available Mahjong, Go, Chess, Shut the Box, Scrabble, and Checkers.  You may also bring your own games to play.  Click on Game Time for Adults. Continue Reading >

NOVEMBER 19: SCFOL’s Annual General Membership Meeting

SC LOGO ll    What a year this has been! SCFOL's started on January 9, 2014, with the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the San Carlos Branch Library. We would like to thank all of the Navajo Canyon Community for their continued support. We currently have a total of 309 SCFOL members, 83 of whom are Life Members. November 19, 2014, from 4:00-5:30, will be the Annual Meeting of the General Membership of the San Carlos Friends of the Library, and we invite all SCFOL members to attend. During the meeting we will be unveiling new signage, dedicating the Library’s Community Room... Continue Reading >

November 4 ELECTIONS

vote button The San Carlos Branch Library Community Room is a Polling Site, so the Community Room will not be available for regularly scheduled Library activities.  Please check with the staff to see if your event has been canceled or if an alternate venue  will be used. Continue Reading >

New Library Hours: Effective November 8, 2014

IMG_2225    The San Diego City Council has authorized the expansion of hours of operation of our branch library by four hours per week.  The change in the hours of operation will occur effective November 8, 2014.  Click on new Library hours, Nov,8,2014, for details about the hours of operation for the San Carlos Branch Library, and all Libraries serviced by the City of San Diego. Continue Reading >