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


Links to Websites of Interest

A Facebook site set up by Tony Meyer
to invite folks to our book sales:

And see our other Facebook site showing the library garden. It was also set up by our friend, Tony Meyer. The garden is maintained by Norm Machado.

link to our garden facebook site

A local site of interest to gardeners: Descanso Garden Club image of cyclamen

Sites to find scholarships for high school seniors and for adults returning to school

Descanso Garden Club - You will link to the contact page. Email vice-president for info.

Friends of the Library  

     The annual Molly Jean Featheringill scholarship (One or more for $1,000.00. Awarded by Friends of the Descanso Library)
         Your application  must be received at Descanso Library by Friday, May 11.

     The annual Shirley Somes Continuation scholarship (At least one for $500.00. Awarded by Friends of the Descanso Library )
         Your Entry must be received at Descanso Library by Friday, May 11.

Descanso Town Hall

      Luke Barbour Scholarship (Two scholarships for $1,500.00 each. Awarded by Descanso Town Hall Association.)
         Your application  must be postmarked by April 27.

Mountain Empire Men's Club - Applications must be postmarked by April 17, 2018.
Download application here:

Mail to: Mountain Empire Men’s Club
P.O. Box 472
Pine Valley, CA 91962
Attn: Scholarship Committee

Naval Officers' Spouses' Club of San Diego provides scholarships to spouses and children of Navy, Marine Corps or Coast
Guard personnel who have served in a San Diego Command. Check the web site for more detailed information.

Philanthropic Educational Organization provides scholarships, grants, loans for women. Check the web site for more detailed information.



Other Friends of Library Branch Sites

Library Friends of San Diego County (LFSDC)               

Friends' groups raise money and advocate for the library.
This includes book sales, concerts, and events such
as Harry Potter Birthday Bashes, Rancho Santa Fe's Rancho Days Festival,
and Fallbrook's Art of the Book Festival.

Friends of the Alpine Library

Friends of the Cardiff Library

Friends of the Carmel Library

Friends of the College-Rolando branch Library

Friends of the Fallbrook Library

Friends of the LaJolla Library

Friends of the Poway Library

Friends of the Ramona Library

Friends of the San Carlos Library

Friends of the Scripps Ranch Library

Friends of the Solana Beach Library

Other Sites of Interest

KNSJ 89.1 FM - Descanso

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