San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

Meet The AUTHORS

   April 26, 2-3 p.m., we are excited to have  Patrick L. Abbott, author of Geology, Mission Trails Park.    The author: Abbottt is a native San Diegan, and graduate of Herbert Hoover High School.  He earned his M.A. and PhD. degrees in geology at The University of Texas at Austin, and became a well-loved, favorite, and long-time geology professor at San Diego State University.  This book takes us through 126 million years of our park’s geological history.  Other books penned by Abbott include,... Continue Reading >

People Enjoying Poetry

Join People Enjoying Poetry (PEP) for an open mic event for poetry sharing. Read your published or unpublished works, or read someone else's poetry. We'll work together to create a collection of poetry and the group will offer feedback at the poet's request. This group will meet from 1-3 p.m., quarterly on Saturday, February 9, May 25, August 24, and November 23. See People Enjoying Poetry 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 >

2019 Art Show & Reception SCHEDULE

                      2019 Art Show & Reception Schedule Listed receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 pm, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served.  January 7-31 (Reception: January 19th) Noreen Ring Art (small Quilts) February 4-28 (Reception: February 16th) Christina Fries-Miller (paintings, acrylics & pastels) March 4- April 4th (Reception: March 16th) Denise Strahm  (photographs) April 8 - May 2 (Reception: April 20th)  Anita Shaw (paintings -acrylics/oils) May 6-30 (Reception: May 18th) Bev Shults, Pam Nowlan,Teresa... Continue Reading >

APRIL 8- MAY 2: Anita Shaw

We are pleased to have on display this month, the beautiful art works of Anita Shaw. Her artist reception will be held in the Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library on Saturday, April 20, noon-2 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Born and raised in NYC, Anita Shaw received her MBA in business in 1991. After a long business career, she dedicated herself to art and painted not only in watercolors but also in oils and acrylics.  She... Continue Reading >