San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Just for Fun Category

JANUARY 26: “Baking with Linda”

Join us for a bi-weekly baking class in an online program called “Baking with Linda.” Starting January 26, Library Assistant II, Linda Dami, will start with baking basics and progress through different types of breads, pastries, and other goodies!   Videos will be posted every other Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook: San Carlos Branch Library.  Continue Reading >

SDPL Virtual Event Calendar

There are many VIRTUAL EVENTS that have been scheduled.  See the SDPL Virtual Branch Event Calendar for upcoming virtual events.  Activities that are open to a  limited  number of  Virtual Attendees require you to register; they have a pen in the upper right side of the box.  Click on the event title, scroll down to register. When the Library sponsors or hosts an event it does not constitute an endorsement of the content or the views expressed by the participants. ... Continue Reading >

CREATE a “Postcard to a Better Future”

The Library hosted several great events and activities celebrating this year's One Book, One San Diego selection, They Called Us Enemy by George Takei.  There have been three author events, a "My SD" poster contest, and 1,000 "Paper Cranes for Peace" made (which are now displayed in the Central Library lobby). Another way to participate is to complete a Postcard to a Better Future. Community members can share their views of a better future by answering the prompt, "To promote... Continue Reading >

SDPL Virtual Hub Wins Best of 2020 in SD Magazine

SDPL's Virtual Hub has won The Best of San Diego 2020 in San Diego Magazine. Our Virtual Hub has kept readers of all ages engaged online despite coronavirus-related library closures. The SDPL Virtual Hub has real-time and recorded bilingual storytimes, teen and adult book talks, craft activities, science experiments, and special guest performances. The librarians dress up in costumes and do all the voices as they read aloud to book lovers young and old.  SDPL Virtual Hub Continue Reading >

LIBRARY CLOSURES: COVID-19 update

Dear Friends—Yes, we are still here to keep you updated on Library News. 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 https://211sandiego.org/ We will continue  to provide updates as they become available. SCFOL thanks all who have continued to send in their annual membership renewals, joined for the first time, or sent in their special donations. We wish the... Continue Reading >