San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

40th Anniversary Category

VIDEO: 40 + year History of San Carlos Branch Library

As part of the 40th Anniversary Celebration, the San Carlos Friends of the Library (SCFOL) interviewed many of the people instrumental in the building, development, and plans for the future of the San Carlos Branch Library.  This video was filmed and edited by Robert Hotz. Contact him at rob@rhotzcreative.com or go to his website  RHotz Creative Media. To view, click on Library History Video for 40th Anniversary.mp4 Continue Reading >

SCFOL Honors the Past…Builds for the Future

  In the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library, on November 19, 2014, at the SCFOL General Membership Annual Meeting, there was the unveiling of a special section of wall, honoring all SCFOL Life Members and Past Presidents. Present were SCFOL members, honored Life Members Rocky, Gene & Michael Winer (sons of Jack & Carolyn Winer), Past President Judy McCarty, SCFOL President Judy Williams, and Riley Webb representing Councilman Scott Sherman. Please stop by... Continue Reading >

Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery Dedication

  On November 19, 2014, before the Annual Meeting of the General Membership of SCFOL, Rocky, Gene, and Michael Winer, sons of Jack & Carolyn Winer, unveiled new signage over the two entrances to the San Carlos Branch Library's community room, dedicating and renaming it the "WINER FAMILY Community Room & Art Gallery."  At the meeting, SCFOL President, Judy Williams introduced the "Winer boys," and read congratulatory remarks from Past SCFOL & FSDPL President Ann McDonald who was not able... Continue Reading >

Family Fun Fair: a Smashing Success! Check out the Slide Show!

What a party! The “40 & Fabulous, FREE Family Fun Fair, “sponsored by SCFOL, brought over 300 of the young and young at heart to the San Carlos Branch Library on August 23 to help celebrate its 40 years of service to the community. Activities included an author’s fair,  storytelling, hat making, Mad Science and Dr. Who craft corners, carnival games, Sparkles the Clown face painting, and of course-cotton candy and birthday cake! Three cheers for the event’s organizers:... Continue Reading >

Celebrating 40 years: Event Schedule

  November 30-December 7, 2013: SCFOL-Grossmont Barnes & Noble Bookfair:Pick up a voucher at the San Carlos Library or print one up from this website CLICK HERE for Barnes & Noble Vouchers, or order your books on line until December 11, and a portion of the proceeds from your purchase will benefit the San Carlos Branch Library. January 9, 2014, will be the 40th Anniversary of the opening of the San Carlos Branch Library in San Diego, CA.  We are planning... Continue Reading >