San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Art Shows Category

LIBRARY BRANCH CLOSURES: corona virus update

Dear Friends—Yes, we are still here to keep you updated on Library News. There will be no Used Book Sale and all 36 branch libraries will remain closed until further notice. Click on Corona Virus to see the latest corona virus information & updates for the City of San Diego.  Important helpful information during this crisis may also be found at I have attached Misty Jones Library Connections (our SDPL Director) recent Newsletter to our website to inform you of the... Continue Reading >

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 >

Art Show & Reception SCHEDULE

           2020 ART SHOW & RECEPTION SCHEDULE   Listed receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served. JANUARY: January 8-February 4: (Reception, 1/18):   Ken Roberts (oils) landscapes FEBRUARY: February 5-March 3: (Reception, 2/15):   Aniko Makranczy (acrylics) abstracts, etc. MARCH: March 4 - April 28:  Tarie Minchak (acrylic) variety MAY:  April 29-June 2: (Reception,5/16): Maureen Parker/Kay Carlin (water colors) variety JUNE: June 3-30: (Reception, 6/20): ... Continue Reading >

(MAY) APRIL 29-JUNE2: Maureen Parker & Kay Carlin

May brings together to our Art Gallery the joint exhibit, "Our Personal Impressions,"  of La Mesa artist Maureen Parker and her art teacher Kay Carlin. Their Artist Reception will be held May 16, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room and Art Gallery.  Come meet these lovely ladies while enjoying lite refreshments.  A native of Aruba, Netherlands, Antilles, Kay Norris Carlin attended Duke University, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, with a major in Art History.  She moved to San Diego... Continue Reading >

JUNE 3-30: Bill Goldschneider

In June, our Art Gallery will be filled with a new visual adventure for our patrons; come and see the intricate scrollsawn art work of Bill Goldschneider. In 1995, when introduced to the scrollsaw, Goldschneider’s childhood love of making things turned into a love of woodworking. Meet Bill at his Artist Reception, June 20, noon – 2 pm, in the San Carlos Branch Library’s Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served.  In 2002, Goldschneider’s scrollsawn art, entered into the International... Continue Reading >