Home Page - Friends of the Descanso Library

Descanso Branch Library - 9545 River Dr. (619)445-5279
Library Hours       Closed Sunday and Monday.
Tuesday and Wednesday: 9:00-6:00, Thursday: 12:00-8:00,
Friday: 9:00-5:00      Saturday 9:00-4:00


Our Local History pages have been updated to be viewed by your cell phone.
To view the History pages, please go to the

Local history section.


Both the Library and the Friends organization can always use volunteers. If you are interested in finding an interesting and helpful position, please check out our

Want Ads.



Donate to the Friends through
Amazon Smile. Don't forget to use this link instead of the regular amazon.com link
when you order.

Check our Book Room Facebook site,
created by Toni Meyer

And our Garden Facebook site,
created by Toni Meyer

Always remember to start your shopping at
Amazon Smile.


   Library Garden in Spring
The Library Garden in Spring - photo by Tony Meyer



October is membership month. - Join the Friends and Support the Descanso Library

Check out our 2019 Accomplishments here












Saturday Services at the Library:

Visit our new TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) class

every Saturday morning at 9:30

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Every Saturday: Book Concierge Service with Christine Buckmaster

  • Drop off requests if you’re in a hurry

  • Learn how to use SDCL catalog, Circuit,

  • Link to your request items!

  • Learn how to keep an online log of books you’ve read

EBOOK HELP Drop in for one-on-one help with e-books, Saturdays 10:00am-12pm with Christine Buckmaster

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More Dates to Save:

Senior Luncheon Provided by Mountain Health every Wednesday at
noon. $3 for ages 60 and up $6 for ages under 60. Call Descanso
Library (445-5279) to sign up by the previous Tuesday

( events page)


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