San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Youth Special Events Category


  Friday, December 29, 10-11:30am:  Clifford the Big Red Dog Party Join us for dog stories, crafts, and a chance to meet Clifford the Big Red Dog in person! Clifford is everyone’s favorite oversize canine, and is featured in more than 50 children’s books, as well as a PBS television show. Storytime takes place at 10:00, and all other activities follow. Ages 7 and under.   Entire month of January: New Year’s Book Surprise Visit the library, and find some great kids’ books all... Continue Reading >

Kid’s Science: Challenge Island

Challenge Island encourages creativity, critical thinking, and social skills while instilling a love of engineering.  Ages 8-12.  Registration required.  Call 619-527-3430 to sign up for any of the following sessions: Wednesday, December 27, 4:00-5:15: Spinning Waters Kids will design a variety of spinning tops using common household items and learn how differences in weight, balance, and placement on axis affect rotational motion of a spinning object. Wednesday,  January 31, 4:00-5:15: Slower Coaster  Kids will create a roller coaster for a marble... 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 >