San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

JUNE 1-AUGUST 31: Summer Reading Program

Sign-up begins June 1st.  Read, Renew, Repeat during the Summer Reading Program!  People of all ages are encouraged to participate in this conservation-focused event aimed at protecting, maintaining, and restoring the city's diverse habitats, ecosystems, wildlife, and natural resources.  Complete a combination of 10 books, hours of reading or activities to claim your prizes. For more details, click on Summer Children's Events 2024. Click  REGISTRATION  to get started on your summer reading fun. Continue Reading >


YOUTH SUMMER EVENTS: Family-friendly events will take place every Thursday at 11 a.m. throughout the summer from June 13 to August 8. All ages are welcome.   Zovargo Animal Show: Thursday, June 13, 11-12 A wonderful opportunity to see animals up close! Furry, feathered & scaly teachers provide a unique educational experience. Through interactive programs & real-life animal encounters, Zovargo inspires conservation stewardship. Click SRP Zovargo June 2024   Mad Science: Fire and Ice: Thursday, June 20, 11-11:45 An interactive show that is both fun & educational!  Discover how hot & cold science can be as you take a journey through the world of... Continue Reading >

MAY 24: Author Stephen Hager

Join us on Friday, May 24, 2-3 pm in the Winer Family Community Room & Art gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library to hear author Stephen Hager, President of the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association (PSRMA). In the rail preservation world, you may only have one chance to save a historic locomotive from being scrapped and lost to history.  The PSRMA knew that had to act quickly when the North County Transit District announced that it would be retiring their fleet of F4oPHM-2C locomotives.  Come listen to the challenges this non-profit organization faced on their quest to acquire... Continue Reading >