Lakeside Friends of the Library

         12428 Woodside Ave.

       Lakeside, CA 92040




Lakeside Friends Bookstore Happenings!

September 2023 Specials!

Visit the Lakeside Friends bookstore in September 2023 for our special sales events.

MEMBERS ONLY SALE: September 18th thru the 23rd 2023, All members receive 50% off books and puzzles. This does not include, tee shirts, totes or membership. 

* All Science Fiction books are 50% off. This sale is for everyone.

Lakeside Friends members, be sure to check your email for “Member only” specials that we may have.


Become a Lakeside Friend of the Lakeside Library or renew your membership today. Click here  

Do you want to volunteer in the bookstore and enjoy time with our customers? You can fill out the Lakeside Friends of the Library bookstore volunteer form and return it to the bookstore. Download the form here  Or stop by the bookstore for a volunteer form. You can see more information on the Bookstore page on our website. 

Be sure and visit our Calendar page for the Lakeside Friends of the library new upcoming events in 2023!

The Lakeside Friends are accepting donations for the bookstore. Please review the donation guidelines here. We thank you for making our store a huge success. 


The Lakeside library is excited to be able to serve more of our community.

The Library offers many services. Go to their website- for all the details. The Lakeside Library offers Vet Connect, a service to our Veterans. For more information or make an appointment call (858) 694-3222.

Monday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm ▪ Tuesday: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm ▪ Wednesday and Thursdays: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm ▪ Friday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm ▪ Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm ▪ Sunday: Closed  


This site is the property of the Lakeside Friends of the Library, and is in no way connected with the County Library.

Happening Now!

We are currently seeking volunteers to work in the bookstore.  An application with contact information needs to be completed. Download the volunteer application here  and return it to the bookstore. The staff at the library will give you a San Diego County application so that they can conduct a background check. Please call 619-631-5614 or email for more information.

Don’t miss out on the upcoming events. They are always fun and lots of raffles! For details visit our Events and Calendars page.


Library Hours

Monday, Wednesday  & Thursday

10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Tuesday 12:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.

Friday and Saturday

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Sunday Closed

12428 Woodside Ave.,, Lakeside, CA 92040

(619) 443-1811


Lakeside Friends of the Library meets the second Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m., at the Lakeside library’s conference room. All members are welcome to attend.

Mission Statement

The Lakeside Friends of the Library strives to encourage literacy, lifelong learning, and the love of reading throughout our diverse community. The purpose is to build and maintain an association of persons interested in the library, its services, facilities, and needs. We seek to enhance the library’s resources, increase the community’s access to information and knowledge, and provide a vibrant cultural gathering place. We are a volunteer-based, non-profit organization 501(C)(3) who believes that a vital and attractive library is essential to our community.

Lakeside Friends of the Library

12428 Woodside Ave. , Lakeside, CA 92040

Phone: 619-631-5614

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