San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Art Shows 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 >

Art Shows & Reception SCHEDULE

   Artist Receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, unless otherwise noted.     SEPTEMBER 6 - OCTOBER 2: Megan Reed & Barbara Stewart (Reception 9/16)  OCTOBER 4 - 30: Noreen Ring (Reception is 4th Saturday, 10/28 ) NOVEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 4: Karen Howard (Reception 11/18) DECEMBER 6 - JANUARY 2: Ellen Perry  (Reception 12/16) Continue Reading >

SEPTEMBER Artists: Barbara Stewart & Megan Reed

We are excited to have on display from September 6-October 2, at the SCBL, paintings by Barbara Stewart and quilts by Megan Reed. Their artist reception will be held September 16, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library.  Click on September Artists Since 2013, BARBARA STEWART has served the San Carlos Branch Library and SCFOL as our Art Chairperson, scheduling the monthly art shows, designing the artists' displays and assisting with  their third Saturday... Continue Reading >

OCTOBER Artist: Noreen Ring

October 4-30, we are excited to have the works of Noreen Ring brighten up the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library.  Last year, Noreen showed her beautiful hand made wall quilts created from her own designs.  This year, her show will highlight  brightly colored and intricate drawings she calls personal places. Her Artist Reception will be held on October 28, noon-2 pm, in the SCBL Art Gallery.  Click on October Artist Noreen tells... Continue Reading >


 Karen Howard's vibrant, full of life pastels will be on display in the Art Gallery of the SCBL from November 1-December 4. Meet and chat with Howard at her Artist Reception, Saturday, November 18, noon-2 pm to be held in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. As far back as she can remember Howard has had the need to create. Her early exposure to art was a tole painting class while in grammar... Continue Reading >