San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

SCFOL Volunteer Category

Gay Baird’s Lemon Bars

lemon bars Just in time for your summer picnics. While Orlie Baird and Jim Shields were busy organizing the monthly Used Book Sales, Gay brought home-made lemon bars for the volunteers. As she promised at this year's Volunteer Appreciation Pizza Party where Judy McCarty presented her with a plaque honoring her husband,  she has graciously shared her delicious recipe with us. Thanks, Gay, for sharing. You have assured your position in the history of SCFOL volunteers. CRUST ½ c butter ¼ c confectioners’ sugar 1c... Continue Reading >

Meet LEE OTTMAN: SCFOL Volunteer Chair

????????? VOLUNTEERS: What would we do without our SCFOL/library volunteers? Erma Bombeck once described a dream in which all of the volunteers sailed away to another land. Hospitals, libraries, schools and non-profits came to a standstill. Between July 1 and December 31, 2014, our SCFOL volunteers donated 4,427 hours….that’s equivalent to four and one-half FREE employees. THANK YOU!  We welcome Lee Ottman, our new SCFOL Volunteer Chair. This energetic lady will be updating our volunteer data base, and is asking current... Continue Reading >


July Booksale HELP-HELP-HELP: We are in need of  VOLUNTEERS to help us on the first Saturday of every month from 3-5:30 p.m. to pack up and put away the unsold books from the Book Sale. On the first Saturday of every month, the SCFOL sponsors a used book sale.  All proceeds from these sales directly benefit the San Carlos Branch Library through the purchase of books, equipment (new furniture, paint, computers) or programs such as OASIS, musicians, exercise classes, or Youth year round and... Continue Reading >

ATTENTION: All SCFOL Members & Volunteers

Orlie Bard, Debi Kues, Jim Shields Library Volunteers and SCFOL Members/Volunteers are the secret behind the success of our library.  You help to unlock the mysteries  in books and advertise our many programs to the public.  With the funds of a generous benefactor,  SCFOL would like you to be identifiable to the public.   If you volunteer for the book sales, in the library, or at any of the library's functions, or are a SCFOL member who would like to be recognized as such, we  would like you to have an official SCFOL... Continue Reading >