San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Youth Activities Category

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  Each month, books which have not been checked out for many a day or are outdated or in poor condition, are removed from circulation and replaced with new volumes for your reading pleasure.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 July-August, 2019   to see the list of the newest books for adults that have been added to the San Carlos Branch Library's collection. Leased... Continue Reading >

Introducing the 2019 One-Book-One-San-Diego Titles for Adults, Teens, and Kids

One Book, One San Diego is our region's premier literary program, presented in partnership between KPBS and over 80 public libraries, service organizations and educational institutions. Now in its 13th year, the purpose is to bring our community closer together through the shared experience of reading and discussing the same book. See The 2019 ADULT OBOSD selection, The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai, is a novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy.In 1985, Yale Tishman, the development... Continue Reading >


Trick-or-Read:  Thursday, Oct. 31, Anytime between 9:30 am and 6 pm:  Get your trick-or-treat on at the library all day long! Popular Halloween tales will be posted around the library for a special, interactive exhibit. After walking through the stories, find a librarian and say “Trick-or-Read” for a free book! For extra fun, join us between 4:00-5:00 p.m. for spooktacular crafts. Costumes welcome. For kids of all age. Trash Day @ the Library! Friday, Nov. 15, 10-11:30 a.m.  Join us for... Continue Reading >