San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

From the blog

Speakers & OASIS Programs

Photo by San Diego Union Tribune

  February 15, 2-3 pm:Speaker—Oasis presents “The Mexican War”  California and the rest of the southwest became United States territory following the Mexican War, or as some Mexicans describe it, the “war where you stole our country.”  Was it a war justified by “manifest destiny” and Mexican transgressions or was it essentially a land grab?  Professor Blaine Davies explores the causes, the battles and the aftermath of the Mexican War, including the local Battle of San Pasqual, the biggest clash of the Mexican War fought in California. OASIS Mexican War

March 15, 2-3 pm: ” Age well, Drive Smart”

In this one-hour class led by California Highway Patrol Officer Jacob Sanchez, you will tune up your driving skills, refresh your memory on rules of the road, and learn how age changes driving.