San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

Authors Category

Meet the Author

  Friday, February 23, 2-3 p.m.:  Author  Ellen Quick discusses  the concepts she outlines in her book,   "How Do You Know When You Know?"    Join the author, a clinical psychologist and board certified coach, for a conversation about her recent book on personal decision making. Dr. Ellen Quick's highly acclaimed book presents ways of recognizing what you truly want and what matters most. It describes the process of choice, how “not knowing” became “knowing,” both for people she interviewed and in excerpts from memoirs and cinema. In... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 11: Special Happenings @ the Library Shop

 The Library Shop and Adventures by the Book® are pleased to invite you to a fascinating evening with Daniel Pink,  the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of Drive, To Sell is Human, and A Whole New Mind. In his new book, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, Pink shares the results of his cutting-edge research which conclude that timing is not necessarily an art, but rather a science that can be utilized to help you flourish at... Continue Reading >


If you haven't been receiving e-mail reminders about upcoming events such as our monthly Used Book Sale or Speaker dates, it's because we don't have your correct e-mail address.Have you changed yours recently? You may sign up in person at the San Carlos Branch Library or email [email protected]  Please include your full name and email address.  Also, tell us if you are already an SCFOL member. You may also join SCFOL on line.  Just click on the MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION IN THE... Continue Reading >

Calling Authors & Speakers to the San Carlos Branch Library

Are you a local author or community speaker who would like to tell your story?  Each month the SCFOL sponsors  lectures with local authors or community speakers. These talks are FREE and open to the public, cover a large variety of subjects,  take place at different times and on different days in the  San Carlos Branch Library’s Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. The Community Room may be accessed through the double doors located on the left wall of the... Continue Reading >