San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Youth Activities Category


 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:       January 23:  Parisian Eiffel Tower Kids will learn about the history and architecture of the Eiffel Tower.  They will then use the engineering design process to build the tallest tower they can. ·        February 27:  African Animal Safari Kids will learn... Continue Reading >


  Entire month of December:  Holly Jolly Book Surprise Unwrap a good read! Our library elves have wrapped up some great kids’ books that are ready for you to borrow. You won’t know what book you’re getting until it’s checked out! When you get home, open your surprise and enjoy. Ages 12 & under. Wednesday, Jan. 16 · 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. All About Harbor Seals Did you know that seal birthing season is right around the corner? This is a great time to visit the... 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  Each month, books which have not been checked out for many a day or are outdated or in poor condition, are removed from circulation and replaced with new volumes for your reading pleasure.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-September-October, 2018   to see the list of the newest books for adults that have been added to the San Carlos Branch Library's collection. In the San Carlos... Continue Reading >