San Carlos
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

November 22: Death Cafe

death cafe  Saturday, November, 11:30-1:00 pm: Death Cafés are a part of a global movement to provide a relaxed and nurturing setting where you can join open, honest discussions exploring the questions you may have about life, dying and grief. There is no admission fee & anyone over 15 years old is welcome to register. Many recognize that our culture is death-denying, and that we can live more fully if we embrace the fact of death. In a DeathCafé, there is sharing, conversation, and delicious cake! No agendas, nothing for sale, no pressure! This program is hosted by Asha Parker and Tracy Vevia.... Continue Reading >

SCFOL Honors the Past…Builds for the Future

2014-11-19 022   In the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library, on November 19, 2014, at the SCFOL General Membership Annual Meeting, there was the unveiling of a special section of wall, honoring all SCFOL Life Members and Past Presidents. Present were SCFOL members, honored Life Members Rocky, Gene & Michael Winer (sons of Jack & Carolyn Winer), Past President Judy McCarty, SCFOL President Judy Williams, and Riley Webb representing Councilman Scott Sherman. Please stop by and see the Branch's updated east entrance and Community Room.  We have fresh paint, chairs, tables, and book shelves and... Continue Reading >

Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery Dedication

winer family   On November 19, 2014, before the Annual Meeting of the General Membership of SCFOL, Rocky, Gene, and Michael Winer, sons of Jack & Carolyn Winer, unveiled new signage over the two entrances to the San Carlos Branch Library's community room, dedicating and renaming it the "WINER FAMILY Community Room & Art Gallery."  At the meeting, SCFOL President, Judy Williams introduced the "Winer boys," and read congratulatory remarks from Past SCFOL & FSDPL President Ann McDonald who was not able to attend the ceremony.  In 1999, Ann was  recruited by Jack Winer to follow him as the SCFOL President, enabling... 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 >

Michelle Reents Joins Library Staff

2014-08-23 Family Fun Fair, Aug 23,2014 107   Michell Reents has joined the San Carlos Branch Library's staff as our new (temporary assignment), part-time (Wednesdays & Thursdays) librarian helping Rita with our Youth Programs.  She will be helping with the Wednesday @ 2:00 Storytime as well as assisting Rita with other  youth activities.  If you're in the library on those days, stop by the  desk and say "Hello." Continue Reading >