San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Branch History Category

MAY 5: Free Comic Book Day

Saturday MAY 5, is National FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!  Pick up your FREE comic book at the library during our monthly SCFOL Used Book Sale. Between 1-3 p.m., kids can make a special Comic Collage Craft  and join in the Star Wars Scavenger Hunt.  Click on  Comic Book Day events For a number of years, our Book Sale Chair, Ron McFee, has assisted in the distribution of thousands of comic books to our San Diego Public Libraries for National Free Comic... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 24: Robotics Showcase Extravaganza

  What fun we had!  Many of the schools in the Patrick Henry High School Cluster support robotics teams where students are involved in every aspect of building robots and entering them in regional competitions.   Last year, the Patrick Henry High School Patribots robotics team won a regional competition which sent them to a national competition in Houston, Texas. Robotics teams help young people develop skills in engineering, coding and construction.   On Saturday, February 24, the San Carlos Branch Library... Continue Reading >

Branch Manage–David Ege, Year End Review

The San Carlos Branch Library was THE place for opportunity, discovery and inspiration in 2017. We had many participants at our monthly programs and great attendance at our feature events. Our annual Summer Reading Program helped children to bridge the gap between the school years and our adult patrons were entertained by our author and educational programs. So far this year, we have held 244 programs for adults with 3118 participants. San Diego County Aging & Independent Services told the community... Continue Reading >

Mimi Labrucherie retires

Library Assistant, Mimi Labrucherie, retired September 5, 2017. Mimi was born in France and grew up in Spokane, Washington. She has a BA in Studio Art from Western Washington University and an MA in Linguistics from SDSU (just for fun). She came to California in the late 1980s and worked at USD for 9 ½ years before coming to the City of San Diego where she has worked for the last 20 years. Mimi started out as a Library Aide at... Continue Reading >

Summer Reading Program

Read books and win prizes in the 94th Annual Summer Reading Program! Open to children, teens and adults, the program runs from June 15 through August 15. This year's theme is Reading by Design. Click on 2017 Summer Reading Program for additional information about reading goals, prizes, and how to register. Registration began on June 15.  Ask our staff for help if you need assistance registering or finding a book. Click on Special Events to see all of the Wednesday @ 2:30... Continue Reading >