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

August 14: Free Comic Book Day

  Saturday August 14, is FREE COMIC BOOK DAY at the San Carlos branch library. Come in any time from 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. to pick up your free comic book while the supply lasts. 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 Day. IDW Publishing, headquartered in San Diego, is an American publisher of comic books, graphic... Continue Reading >

Virtual 2021-Summer Reading Program for all ages + prizes

Let reading Color Your World this summer, during the SDPL Summer Reading Program! San Diego residents of all ages are encouraged to sign up for this virtual event to be creative, try new things, explore art, and find beauty in diversity. Click SRP 2021 Rules/ Log/ Prizes to learn how to earn a badge each time you read a  book , read for one hour, or complete a fun activity.  Mix and Match 10 badges and you'll receive a prize... Continue Reading >

Bi-weekly Wednesdays @ 10: “Baking with Linda”

“Baking with Linda”  This bi-weekly baking class is an online program.  New Videos will be posted every other Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook: San Carlos Library. This week on Baking with Linda we are making cheesecake in the Instant Pot. This recipe is from the Ultimate Instant Pot Cookbook by Coco Morante. You don't have to worry about cracks in your cheesecake because it is cooked gently by being steamed. I also go over some of the basics when using... Continue Reading >

Grab & Go Kids’ Reads

Do your kids miss reading the library’s paperbacks?  Are you unsure which children’s books to reserve?  Never fear – Grab & Go Kids’ Reads are here!  Visit the San Carlos Library and choose a prepackaged set of five themed books from the easel in the children's area of the library.  We've got lots of choices, and we add new ones every day! Continue Reading >