San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
619-527-3430
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

Youth Activities Category

MAY 4: Free Comic Book Day

Saturday MAY 4, is National FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!  Pick up your FREE comic book at the library during our monthly SCFOL Used Book Sale, 9:30-3:00 p.m.. Drop by between 1-3 p.m., and kids can make a special Comic Craft.  Click on Free Comic Book Day at San Carlos Branch For a number of years, our Book Sale Chair, Ron McFee, has assisted in the distribution of thousands of comic books to our San Diego Public Libraries for National Free Comic Book... Continue Reading >

NEW Titles Available at the San Carlos Branch Library

Our librarians make every effort to keep our branch library filled with the books you want to read.  Each month, books which have not been checked out for many a day or are outdated or in poor condition, are removed from circulation and replaced with new volumes for your reading pleasure.   Click on New Adult Titles-February-March, 2019   to see the list of the newest books for adults that have been added to the San Carlos Branch Library's collection. Leased Books (red)... Continue Reading >

Youth SPECIAL EVENTS

  Saturday, May 4, 9:30 am-6:00 pm Free Comic Book Day @ the Library: Discover the amazing world of comic books! Stop by all day long to pick up your free comic book. Drop in between 1 and 3 pm, and you can do a comics craft, too. All ages. Free Comic Book Day   Wednesday, May 8, 2:30-3:30 pm Hurricanes vs. Houses:  Learn how hurricanes form over ocean waters in this workshop! Kids will build structures out of various materials that will... Continue Reading >

CHALLENGE ISLAND: Kid’s Science

 4th Wednesday – 4-5:15pm:  Kids’ Science:  Challenge Island:   Challenge Island encourages creativity, critical thinking, and social skills while instilling a love of science and engineering. Ages 8-12.  Registration required.  Call (619) 527-3430 to sign up for any of the following sessions: ·        April 24:  Sydney Harbor Bridge – Sydney, Australia World Tour Continent Destination:  Australia.  Learn about the unique and beautiful marine life that lives in Sydney Harbor. Also learn the challenge faced by engineers in building Sydney Harbor Bridge and the... Continue Reading >