San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Youth Special Events Category


                                     Saturday, March 10, 12:30-1:30 pm: Islamic Culture Storytime This program is FREE.  All ages are welcome. The culture of Islam comes to life through stories, songs, and a craft.  Come learn about Islamic culture from members of The Council on american-Islam Relation Education Committee (CAIR).  Click on Islamic Culture Storytime     Wednesday, March 21, 2:30-3:00 pm: Global Connections: Meet a Peace Corps Volunteer   Experience different countries and cultures through... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 24: Robotics Showcase Extravaganza

  Many of the schools in the Henry High School Cluster support robotics teams where students are involved in every aspect of building robots and entering them in regional competitions. Last year, the Patrick Henry High School Patribots robotics team won a regional competition which sent them to a national competition in Houston, Texas. Robotics teams help young people develop skills in engineering, coding and construction. On Saturday, February 24, the San Carlos Branch Library will partner with the Henry... 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: All Programs are on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 4:00-5:15 p.m.              February 28: Catapult Cove:  Kids will build a catapult that can fling a soft object across the room and hit a target. They will become familiar with the concepts of stored energy and... 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 >