San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

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MAY 24: Author Stephen Hager

  Join us on Friday, May 23, 2-3 pm in the Winer Family Community Room & Art gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library to hear author Stephen Hager, President of the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association (PSRMA). In the rail preservation world, you may only have one chance to save a historic locomotive from being scrapped and lost to history.  The PSRMA knew that had to act quickly when the North County Transit District announced that it would be... Continue Reading >

MAY 13: Steller Star Projector

   Stellar Star Projector: A Spring into STEAM program Monday, May 13 at 3:30–4:30 p.m. Join us and discover which stars you were born under. We’ll capture the constellations, and you can create your very own custom star projector. Presented by Toshwerks. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information, visit STEAM IN SPRING Ages 9–12. Click on Stellar Star Projector_May_ Continue Reading >

MAY 18: SCBL Robotics Extravaganza

Saturday, MAY 18, 10 am – 1 pm, the robots are returning to the San Carlos Branch Library. In the library’s lower parking lot at the corner of Jackson & Golfcrest, teams from local schools and the San Carlos neighborhood will display and  explain their robot creations.  Aguirre Tech will also be there demonstrating the action of their drones. Interactive STEM activities and a robot craft will be available in the Community Room. Hopefully the SWAT and bomb squad teams... Continue Reading >

APRIL 20: IMPORTANT ! Meet the SD Art Commission

  Your Input is Requested!!!  The City Commission for Arts and Culture will be hosting a Meet the Artist event on Saturday, April 20, 2:30-4:30 pm, in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. Click Meet the Art Commission for SCBL input.  The Commission wishes to discuss with our patrons the theme, style, colors, etc. that the San Carlos Community is hoping to see and ambiance feel in the new San Carlos Branch Library. ... Continue Reading >

SCFOL needs new Board Members and Committee Chairpersons.

Who are the San Carlos Friends of the Library?  SCFOL  is a volunteer organization open to everyone in any age-group.  SCFOL is an Affiliate Chapter of  the Friends of the San Diego Public Library, a 501 (c)(3) organization,  currently numbering 250 members.  Fifty volunteers actively support the monthly book sales and 10 serve as SCFOL Officers, Board Members or Committee Chairs. Although the San Carlos Branch Library opened its doors on January 9, 1974, May 15, 1982 marked the first... Continue Reading >