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

MARCH 16, 2016: Essay Contest Award Ceremony

AWARDS: On Wednesday, March 16 at 6p.m., the community was invited to fill the San Carlos Branch Library, hear the essays and congratulate this year’s local San Carlos winners of the 19th Annual Writing for Literacy Library Essay Contest.   This annual contest is open to all students, public, private, parochial and home schooled, in grades 4, 8 & 10, who attend a school served by the San Diego Public Library system. The San Carlos area schools participating this year submitted 266 essays which... Continue Reading >

Meet ERIN MOORE: our Youth Services Librarian

Erin Moore was introduced as our new Youth Services Librarian at the May, 2015 SCFOL Board meeting. With a big smile, Erin said, "I am very happy to be here, and look forward to getting to know you and the rest of the San Carlos community in the coming months."  A native San Diegan, Erin's career with the San Diego Public Library began as a volunteer in high school   Since then, she has served at almost all of the City branches... Continue Reading >

Meet Our Branch Manager: DAVID EGE

David Ege has been chosen to be our new Public Service Manager, AKA: Branch Manager. His first day at the San Carlos Branch Library was January 4, 2016. David comes to us with over three years experience as the Branch Manager at Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa, and an additional 3 years at Carmel Valley Branch Library where he wore two hats –one as Youth Services Librarian, and the other as acting Branch Manager. In 1997, David and his wife, Eileen, a... Continue Reading >

Longer LIBRARY Hours in 2016

Starting Saturday, January 9, the Saturday hours for the San Carlos Branch Library will be 9:30 am to 6:00 pm.  All other days remain the same.  "Beginning Monday, January 4, 2016 San Diego Public Library will have additional open hours. The new hours are in response to the public request for more hours and the Mayor’s budget proposal that was adopted by City Council." Click on New 2016 Library Hours for the complete list of San Diego Public Library hours... Continue Reading >

VIDEO: 40 + year History of San Carlos Branch Library

As part of the 40th Anniversary Celebration, the San Carlos Friends of the Library (SCFOL) interviewed many of the people instrumental in the building, development, and plans for the future of the San Carlos Branch Library.  This video was filmed and edited by Robert Hotz. Contact him at [email protected] or go to his website  RHotz Creative Media. To view, click on Library History Video for 40th Anniversary.mp4 Continue Reading >