San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Adult Programs Category

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 >

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.   DECEMBER 6 - JANUARY 2: Ellen Perry  (Reception 12/16) In January, 2024, there will be a special display celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the San Carlos branch Library, including renditions of the new proposed branch library on the present site. 2024 Artist Show & Reception Schedule: FEBRUARY 7 - MARCH 3:  Donna Hogarth (Reception 2/24)   Continue Reading >


 Karen Howard's vibrant, full of life pastels will be on display in the Art Gallery of the SCBL from November 1-December 4. Meet and chat with Howard at her Artist Reception, Saturday, November 18, noon-2 pm to be held in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. Click on November Artist As far back as she can remember Howard has had the need to create. Her early exposure to art was a tole painting... Continue Reading >

DECEMBER Artist: Ellen Parry

I can't wait to see more of Ellen Parry's beautiful oils depicting the landscapes of Northern Baja California. Her paintings will be on exhibit in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library, December 6 - January 2.  Her Artist Reception will be held on Saturday, December 16, noon-2:00 p.m.  Click on December Artist Ellen Parry enjoys landscape painting, whether done en plein air - on site - or in the studio.  The back country and ranch lands... Continue Reading >