San Carlos
Friends of the Library

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

SCFOL Volunteer Category

Congratulations to Ron McFee

DSC00027   COMICS: A literary form read world-wide, was first introduced to the American public in 1842. But not until 1934, with the publication of the first comic books and the 1938 introduction of Superman, did the Golden Age of Comics begin. As a youngster, Ron McFee, our Used Book Sale co-manager, became hooked on comic books. He describes himself as, “A natural book worm," and says, " I loved the picture and story combinations found in comic books.” He credits... Continue Reading >

MAY 20: Volunteer Recognition Party

volunteers Wednesday, May 20, 2015, from 6:00 to 7:30 pm, the San Carlos Friends of the Library and  San Carlos Branch Library Volunteers will be recognized with a pizza party get-together in the Winer Family Community Room and Art Gallery.  If you have been an active volunteer during the last year, you are invited to attend.  There will be a special presentation by City Councilman Scott Sherman.  From January 1 through December 31, 2014, our  volunteers donated 2653 hours sorting and... 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 >

BOOK SALE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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 >