San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
619-527-3430
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

From the blog

Youth SPECIAL EVENTS

 

Friday, December 29, 10-11:30am:  Clifford the Big Red Dog Party

Join us for dog stories, crafts, and a chance to meet Clifford the Big Red Dog in person! Clifford is everyone’s favorite oversize canine, and is featured in more than 50 children’s books, as well as a PBS television show. Storytime takes place at 10:00, and all other activities follow. Ages 7 and under.

  Entire month of January: New Year’s Book Surprise

Visit the library, and find some great kids’ books all wrapped up and ready to be borrowed. You won’t know what you’re getting until you check out. Once outside the library, open your surprise and enjoy!

  Wednesday, January 24, 2:30-3:30pm:  Incredible Insects

Explore the world of insects with entomologist, Bill the Bug Guy! , and will share his wealth of knowledge about insects with an amazing slideshow. Afterwards, look through a microscope to see specimens up close. Your view of bugs will never be the same! Ages 4 – adult.

  Wednesday, February 21, 2:30-3:30pm: South African Music & Dance  

Join us for a musical journey of South Africa with artist educator, Nomsa Burkhardt! You will be introduced to the languages, stories, folk music, and dances of the Zulu and Xhosa peoples. This performance serves as part of a Black History Month celebration to introduce, inform, and educate on one of Africa’s many cultures, as well as pay homage to the history of the African-American experience. Presented by the Center for World Music. Ages 4-10.