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

THURSDAYS @ 10:00: FREE e-Reader Clinics

Are you still at a loss as to all of the things that your e-Reader can do?  On Thursdays from 10:00 to 11:00, the San Carlos Branch Library offers a FREE walk-in e-Reader Clinic to help you use your e-Reader. Click on e-Reader collection for more information about what books the San Diego Public Library system offers patrons for their e-Reader use. Continue Reading >

2018’s One Book, One San Diego Selection

 August 25, at the San Diego Union-Tribune sponsored Festival of Books, the 2018, “One Book, One San Diego,” selection was announced.  It is March: Book One.” This graphic memoir is the first of a trilogy,written by Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell.   "March: Book One, is a vivid first-hand account of the early life of the Civil Rights icon, John Lewis, including meeting Martin Luther King, Jr. and the birth of the Nashville Student Movement.  John Lewis and other... 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 >

2017’s One Book, One San Diego Selection.

  KPBS and San Diego Public Library are proud to present The Sandcastle Girls by New York Times bestselling novelist Chris Bohjalian. The Sandcastle Girls is a multi-generational tale that spans nearly 100 years.  It is initially set in Syria during World War I and focuses on the Armenian Genocide. “These days it is very important for me to tell people that I am the grandson of two Middle Eastern immigrants,” Bohjalian said. “We are a nation of refugees and immigrants.... Continue Reading >