San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Book Clubs Category

AUGUST 24: San Diego Festival of Books

August 24, 10 sm - 5 pm Liberty Station Pt. Loma 2641 Truxtun Rd. Celebrate San Diego’s vibrant reading community and join thousands of local readers, writers and word lovers at The San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books.  The Festival of Books connects San Diego area readers, booksellers, authors and businesses around their common love of the written word.  Jeff Light, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the San Diego Union-Tribune, and Tom Karlo, General Manager of KPBS, will kick off the sessions by introducing... 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 >

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 FSDPL and the SDP Library  Foundation.  To find out more about the Library Shop, their hours of operation, monthly special events, speakers, books and materials, go to  Library Shop  or call the Library Shop at 619-236-5802. Greetings Old Friends! It's Been Too Long! We’ve spent the last sixty days hunkered down in the Library Shop’s Fun Bunker planning what is going... Continue Reading >

THURSDAYS @ 10:00: FREE e-Reader Clinics

Are you still at a loss as to all of the things that your e-Reader can do?  On Thursdays from 10:00 to 11:00, the San Carlos Branch Library offers a FREE walk-in e-Reader Clinic to help you use your e-Reader. Click on e-Reader collection for more information about what books the San Diego Public Library system offers patrons for their e-Reader use. Continue Reading >