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

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 Read your published or unpublished works, or read someone else's poetry.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., on Saturday, August 24, and November 23. See People Enjoying Poetry Continue Reading >

Meet The AUTHORS

  August 23, 2-3 p.m.:  We are excited to introduce you to Huda Al-Marashi, the Iraqi-American author of "First Comes Marriage: My Not-So-Typical American Love Story."  The Washington Post called her story, "a charming, funny, heartbreaking memoir of faith, family, and the journey to love. If Jane Austen had grown up as a first-gen daughter of Iraqi parents in the 1990s, she might have written this.” Excerpts from this memoir have also been anthologized in Love Inshallah: The Secret Love Lives... Continue Reading >

SCHEDULE of WEEKLY “Just For Fun” Adult Activities

Monthly, the San Carlos Branch Library sets aside the following days and times for FREE  "JUST FOR FUN" adult activities, but please check the library's  monthly calendar for possible day/time changes or activity cancellations. All activities take place in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 5th Mondays:   Craft Circle from 1:00 to 5:00--come for an hour or stay for four. Crafts range from knitting to jewelry making. The Craft Circle meets every week during... 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 >