San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

CRAFT TIME

Need a new craft for your kids to work on?  Call the San Carlos Branch Library at 619-527-3430 and ask if they have any craft kits available.  Our branch works to have a new craft each month, but numbers are limited.  Other branches occasionally share some of their unique kits with us. Our inventory changes daily, so just call, and if craft kits are available, tell the staff when you will be by to pick them up.  When you arrive, call the same number from your car and staff will bring the craft to the outside contactless pickup table.  Remember,... Continue Reading >

JANUARY 26: “Baking with Linda”

Join us for a bi-weekly baking class in an online program called “Baking with Linda.” Starting January 26, Library Assistant II, Linda Dami, will start with baking basics and progress through different types of breads, pastries, and other goodies!   Videos will be posted every other Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook: San Carlos Branch Library.  Continue Reading >

NEW Titles Available at the San Carlos Branch Library

Our librarians make every effort to keep our branch library filled with the books you want to read.  Click on  New Adult Titles-2020-thru December to see the list of new Adult books, and New Youth-Titles - 2020-thru December to see the newest Youth books that have been added to the San Carlos Branch Library collection.  Continue Reading >

LibrariesTransformSD

Libraries Transform SD LibrariesTransformSD is a coalition between the San Diego Public Library Foundation, Friends of San Diego Public Library, the City of San Diego Public Library Commission, and a community of library supporters dedicated to strengthening The San Diego Public Library System by advocating for the resources necessary to sustain our beloved community libraries.  Libraries are facing unprecedented budget cuts.  Please take action to support the SDPL system by contacting Mayor Gloria and City Council members, and asking them to support the following 2022 budget priorities: Protect Library Hours, Stop Budget Cuts in Materials, and help Bridge the Digital Divide.  Get involved!  Visit librariestranformsd.org,  and sign... Continue Reading >

Be a FRIEND—MEMBERSHIP Counts!

SCFOL annually donates to the San Carlos Branch Library.  Memberships, donations and our monthly used book sales (we were only able to have three in 2020 due to COVID-19, and remain on hiatus until further notice) are SCFOL's primary revenue sources. Friends' memberships and donations are tax deductible as a charitable contributions.  INDIVIDUAL LIFE Memberships are only $250. Join at this level to have your name added to the current  year's Honor Wall plaque which is on display in the Winer Family Community Room and Art Gallery. Since SCFOL's founding in 1982, 125 individuals have become Life-Members. We welcomed... Continue Reading >