San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

All about ART at the San Carlos Branch Library

Each month, the San Carlos Friends of the Library sponsors artists who show their works in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery which may be entered through the double doors in the Children's area or the doors just inside the left side entrance to the library. The art takes many forms and is not limited to watercolor, oils or photography.  Admission is FREE to all Art shows and Receptions. A Reception for the Artist is usually held... Continue Reading >

LIBRARY BOOK CLUB: What We’re Reading

Have you always wanted to join a book club, but didn't know how, or they all met at locations too far from your home?  Then this is for you! Designed with an open format, the library book-club meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 12:30-2:00 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  We will include a variety of books; each one to be chosen by club members. Wanting the club to be more than simply reading and discussing, our hope is... Continue Reading >

2019 Art Show & Reception SCHEDULE

                      2019 Art Show & Reception Schedule Listed receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 pm, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served.  January 7-31 (Reception: January 19th) Noreen Ring Art (small Quilts) February 4-28 (Reception: February 16th) Christina Fries-Miller (paintings, acrylics & pastels) March 4- April 4th (Reception: March 16th) Denise Strahm  (photographs) April 8 - May 2 (Reception: April 20th)  Anita Shaw (paintings -acrylics/oils) May 6-30 (Reception: May 18th) Bev Shults, Pam Nowlan,Teresa... Continue Reading >

Meet The AUTHORS

2019 Author Schedule  Friday, January 25, 2-3 pm: Patrick L. Abbott, author of Geology, Mission Trails Park, is a native San Diegan, and graduate of Herbert Hoover High School.  He earned his M.A. and PhD. degrees in geology at The University of Texas at Austin, and became a well loved, favorite, and long time geology professor at San Diego State University.  This book takes us through 126 million years of our park's geological history.  Other books penned by Abbott include, The Rise and Fall of San Diego, ... Continue Reading >

JANUARY 7-31: Noreen Ring

 Noreen Ring will be showing her small, intricate and colorful quilts in the Winer family Community Room & Art Gallery, January 7-31.   These beautiful small quilts are of her own design, and would make a wonderful wall hanging addition to any home.  Take the time to view their intricate detail. then vote for your favorite. You will have the opportunity to meet Noreen at her artist reception, Saturday, January 19, noon-2 p.m. in our art gallery. Click on January Artist Publicity... Continue Reading >