San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Youth Weekly Activities Category

2022 Summer Reading Program

 Registration for the 2022 Summer Reading Program begins June 1, 2022. It’s that time of year again,  Readers of ALL ages can join us to Read beyond the Beaten Path.  Complete a combination of 10 books, hours, or activities to claim your prizes.  2022 SRP Bilingual Information .  Let’s see if we can beat last year’s participation numbers.  Have FUN at Camp iRead. Continue Reading >

SRP: Youth Summer Events

This summer, YSL Erin Moore is mixing it up for the Summer Reading Program In-Person Events.  Family-Friendly-Events will start at 10:00 a.m., every Thursday throughout the summer months (July-August), but the show locations will alternate between the San Carlos Branch Library and the San Carlos Community Garden. SRP Event-Schedule flyer Literature Comes to Life: Thursday, July 7 Indoors at the Library, 10:00-10:45am Children from the audience will have a chance to act out Dog Breath by Dav Pilkey. Teacher and children’s theater actress, Stacey Wein,... Continue Reading >

Battle of the Genres

What is a genre?   Visit the San Carlos branch library throughout the summer (June 1-August 31) and cast your vote for your favorite genre. YSL Ms. Erin, has chosen 16 subjects (genre) for your kids to choose from.  Categories are adventure, animals, sports, mystery, scary, humor, fantasy, non-fiction, historical fiction, biography, realistic fiction, science fiction, classics, graphic novels, poetry, and fairy tales. Print up a Battle of the Genres Bracket sheet or pick one up at the library after... Continue Reading >

FAMILY STORYTIME: 2nd Saturdays, 10-10:30 am

Family Storytime @ the San Carlos Community Garden: 2nd Saturdays | 10:00–10:30 a.m. (NEW TIME) Join us for an outdoor storytime! Ms. Erin, youth services librarian at the San Carlos Branch Library, brings the fun of the library to the San Carlos Community Garden. Storytime will feature books, songs, and interactive activities with a new gardening theme each month. Come ready to learn, laugh, and move together. Family Storytime at SC Community Garden_ Continue Reading >