San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Member News Category

Thank You

Thank you to the Lake Murray Fireworks & Music Fest committee for allowing SCFOL to have a booth at the Lake Murray 4th of July Festivities, and for the wonderful fireworks, food, fun, and bands. We also thank our SCFOL Volunteer Chair Sue Dennis who manned the booth all day and her core of volunteers who assisted visitors choose FREE kids books, learn about the design of the new San Carlos Branch Library, the Summer Reading program and... Continue Reading >

Thank You:: Help Students Get the Homework Help They Need

Dear Library Advocate, Thanks to your advocacy efforts, we received good news on June 8, that a majority of Councilmembers called for new library investments in the FY23 May revised city budget.  Read More Library Advocates, Call to Action: Many San Diego students, K-12, rely on the SDPL's "Do Your Homework at the Library" tutors to help them with their homework and improve their grades.  Read HERE why the program is in need of your help to prevent the discontinuation... Continue Reading >

MAY 14: 43rd Annual Meeting of Friends of San Diego Public Library (FSDPL)

 This year, the Annual General Membership Meeting of the FSDPL will be held virtually on May 14 from 10:00 - noon.  Members from all SDPL Friends chapters are invited to join in. The Friends of the San Diego Public Library Annual Meeting will include Board elections plus exciting Library and Friends updates by speakers you won't want to miss!   To join us in this virtual meeting, please REGISTER before May 6. Click on MEETING AGENDA to learn more. Continue Reading >

NOVEMBER 17, 4:00-5:30: Annual SCFOL General Membership Meeting

Get the latest news about the San Carlos Branch.  This year's Annual SCFOL General Membership Meeting will be a ZOOM meeting.  SCFOL Members wishing to participate must email [email protected]  by November 14 to receive the ZOOM link. Annual Chapter General Membership meetings are required by the FSDPL and SCFOL By-Laws.  The meeting's itinerary includes: Branch update by David Ege, Managing Librarian Friends update by Joan Hayes SCFOL President and Jerry Hotz, Treasurer SCFOL General Membership approval of  SCFOL By-Laws, dated May... Continue Reading >

FSDPL Membership Discounts

Members of the Friends of the San Diego Public Library, which includes the San Carlos Branch Friends, are eligible to receive special discounts from the following shops to thank you for supporting your local library. Click on  FSDPL Member Discounts . Continue Reading >