San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

Halloween Fun

  Celebrate Halloween with the Library Whether you enjoy scary stories, haunted history, or not-so-spooky fun, the Library has something for you this Halloween. On October 20, attend a virtual lecture at the Library to learn about Disneyland's Haunted Mansion. On October 24, join Philippine Fright author Marivi Soliven and local playwright Thelma Virata de Castro as they read scary stories and discuss cultural folklore. And on October 30, put on your favorite costume and visit the Mission Valley Library for a Halloween STEAM party with... Continue Reading >

Baking with Linda

This month on Baking with Linda we're making a quick and easy one bowl Pumpkin Olive Oil Cake from Yossy Arefi's book Snacking Cakes. Snacking cakes are easy less sweet cakes that are good any time of the day.  See the entire recipe and video on Facebook: San Carlos Library. Linda takes you through new recipes each month. Previous Baking With Linda videos are also available on Facebook: San Carlos Branch Library.    Continue Reading >

Calling All Authors! 56th Local Author Showcase

 Did you have a book or ebook published in 2021? If the answer is yes, and if you reside in San Diego County, you are invited to participate in the upcoming 56th Annual Local Author Showcase. As the crowning event of the Library's Local Author Program, the showcase offers our published authors an opportunity to present their work to a large audience of readers, publishers, and fellow bibliophiles and residents. Be sure to submit your book by the November 30... Continue Reading >


Have you ever wanted to knit or make whatever, with friends?  Join us on THURSDAYS @ 2:30 pm, in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery for this wonderful "Just for Fun" adult activity.  Bring a friend and meet new ones.  See what others are doing. Continue Reading >