San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

SCFOL Chapter History Category

OCTOBER 26, 2016: Souplantation Funraiser

Thanks to all who attended this FUNRAISER.  We made $120.50 by you enjoying lunch/dinner at a wonderful local restaurant. Wednesday, October 26, let the La Mesa Souplantation do the cooking.  All day, Souplantation will contribute 30% of our event sales to SCFOL. This is an easy and fun Fundraiser.  You must bring this Event Flyer with you.  The flyers are also available at the library.  The La Mesa Souplantation is located in the  Fletcher Hills Shopping Center, 9158 Fletcher Pkwy, La... Continue Reading >

Toni Noel to speak at NOVEMBER 16, SCFOL Annual General Membership Meeting

Additionally, we had a surprise speaker:  David Pfeifer, architect from DomusStudio presented the preliminary plans for our new 25,000 sq.ft. branch library.  The SCFOL  Board approved the plans, and recommended them for approval by the Navajo Planning Commission. November 16, from 4:00-6:00, in the Winer family Community Room & Art Gallery, all Members of the San Carlos Friends of the Library are invited to attend the SCFOL Annual General Membership Meeting. The agenda will include a talk by local author, Toni... Continue Reading >

Essay Contest Chair needed

San Diego City School teachers will soon be receiving the instructions for students who wish to enter the 20th Annual Writing for Literacy Library Essay Contest. The contest, envisioned by Jack Winer, began at the San Carlos and Benjamin Branch Libraries; it is an activity than is dear to our hearts. 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... Continue Reading >

OCTOBER 19: Volunteer Recognition

Active San Carlos Friends of the Library Volunteers have been invited to enjoy a pizza party get-together starting at 6:00 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room and Art Gallery.  This year’s Active Volunteers are being recognized for their 5756 hours of service during the 2015-16 fiscal year. This is equivalent to almost 3 full-time-equivalent employees; their volunteer hours have an estimated value of $154.664. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), an independent federal agency, estimated the value... Continue Reading >

September 10: FSDPL Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition

The Annual Meeting of the Membership of the Friends of the San Diego Public Library will be held at the Central Library on Saturday, September 10, from 9:30-noon.  A social "hour"starts at 9:30 a.m. and the program begins at 10 a.m..   Since parking is scarce, carpooling is suggested. The program will include: Introductions and an overview of the year's activities by the FSDPL President The honoring of this year's outstanding Friend's volunteers from each Friend's Chapter. Election of FSDPL Officers ... Continue Reading >