San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

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.     MARCH 3 - APRIL 3: Carol Mansfield (Reception 3/18) APRIL 5 - MAY 1: Carol McClure (Reception ....4th Saturday......4/22) MAY 3 - JUNE 5: Joanna Collier (Reception 5/20) JUNE 7 - JULY 3: Luz Shepard & Judy Burnett ( Reception 6/17) JULY 5 - 31: (Reception 7/15) AUGUST 2 -SEPTEMBER 2: Chris Nelson, Artist+ Poet (Reception 8/19) SEPTEMBER 6 - OCTOBER 2: Megan Reed & Barbara... Continue Reading >

MARCH ART SHOW: Carol Mansfield

From March 3-April 3, we are delighted to have the colorful works of Carol Mansfield brighten the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. Come chat with Carol and discover what inspires her eclectic designs  during her Artist Reception on Saturday, March 18, noon - 2 pm. March Artist Carol Wilson Mansfield is a native of Chicago, Illinois, who now enjoys living in San Diego, California. She has been drawing and painting since children’s art classes in... Continue Reading >


  Amazing scratchboards, created by multitalented artist Carol McClure, will be on display April 5-May 1, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. We invite you to enjoy this unique art form and discuss the technique with her at her Artist Reception on April 22, noon – 2 p.m. April Artist Born and raised in San Diego, McClure received her BA degree from Cal Western and Master’s degree from SDSU.  A kindergarten... Continue Reading >

Mind-Body Fitness for Older Adults

  Wednesdays, 10-11 am, join our Mind-Body Fitness class. This is similar to our previous "chair yoga" class. Exercises are mostly performed standing, or sitting in a Chair.  No mats are required.  Gentle stretches and brain exercises improve health.  Space is limited to 25 people per class.  Be sure to get to the library a little early as this class fill up fast! Click Mind Body Fitness Continue Reading >

MAY Artist: Joanna Collier

  May 3- June 5, we are delighted to show the plein-air oil pastels of Joanna Collier in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. Her Artist Reception is planned for Saturday, May 20, noon - 2 p.m. in the art gallery. Joanna Collier is an artist living in San Diego  and working throughout southern California. She has enjoyed a lifelong study of art since childhood, pursuing a minor in fine art in college and... Continue Reading >