San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

Special Happenings @ the Library Shop

The Library Shop is a non-profit book & gift store located in the courtyard of the Downtown Central Library sponsored by the Friends of the San Diego Public Library and the San Diego Public Library  Foundation.   Where's Waldo Wrap-Up:  Thanks again to everyone who visited any of the 36 branches of the San Diego Public Library during the month of July to find Waldo!  170 of you managed to find Waldo at all 36- including three ladies who rode their bikes to... Continue Reading >

2018’s One Book, One San Diego Selection

 August 25, at the San Diego Union-Tribune sponsored Festival of Books, the 2018, “One Book, One San Diego,” selection was announced.  It is March: Book One.” This graphic memoir is the first of a trilogy,written by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell.   "March: Book One, is a vivid first-hand account of the early life of the Civil Rights icon, John Lewis, including meeting Martin Luther King, Jr. and the birth of the Nashville Student Movement.  John Lewis and other... Continue Reading >


  Friday, September 28, 2-3 pm: author Marlene Wagman-Geller, Still I Rise: The Persistence of Phenomenal Women. We are pleased to have Marlene Wagman-Geller return for a third time to the San Carlos Branch Library to discuss her latest book. In it, Marlene delves into the lives and actions of the countless women, some legendary and others lesser known, who have made a difference in the world and been vital to the shaping of history. The book celebrates a... Continue Reading >