San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

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Library Shop: Upcoming Events

The Library Shop is not just a well-curated gift and book shop.  It's also another great way to support your Branch Library and the entire SDPL system.  All proceeds help to fund the Library programs you've read about in this newsletter. Shop online. BROUSE OUR INVENTORY,  or visit us in person — the Shop is open Monday - Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm in the downtown Central Library @ Joan ? Irwin Jacobs Common. $5.95 Flat Rate Shipping... Continue Reading >

2021: One-Book, One- San Diego

  The wait is over! KPBS and their community partners are excited to announce the 2021, One Book, One San Diego selections.  The choices focus on disability civil rights, experiences and inclusion. - “Being Heumann: An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist” by Judith Heumann and Kristen Joiner (Adult reader category) - “All the Way to the Top” by Annette Bay Pimentel and illustrated by Nabi Ali with foreword by Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins (Kids category) - “When Stars Are Scattered” by Victoria Jamieson... Continue Reading >

August 21: Festival of Books, 5th annual

  The San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books, presented by the University of San Diego, returns for its fifth year on August 21,10 a.m.-5 p.m.  This year's single-day, FREE VIRTUAL EVENT brings together book lovers of all ages, independent book sellers (including the Library Shop), authors, poets, illustrators and local businesses to celebrate the written word. REGISTER HERE for this FREE EVENT.  Click HERE to get to know this year’s award-winning authors.   Continue Reading >

Calling Authors & Speakers to the San Carlos Branch Library

Are you a local author or community speaker who would like to tell your story?  Each month the SCFOL sponsors  lectures with local authors or community speakers. These talks are FREE and open to the public, cover a large variety of subjects,  take place at different times and on different days in the  San Carlos Branch Library’s Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. The Community Room may be accessed through the double doors located on the left wall of the... Continue Reading >