Friends of the Descanso Library

Descanso Branch Library - 9545 River Dr. (619)445-5279
Library Hours       Tues. - 12pm -7pm Wed. & Thurs -10am - 6pm Fri.& Sat. - 10am - 5pm Hours Sunday– Monday Closed
Main Library Catalog - use this link to request books.


History books are also available at the Descanso Junction Restaurant, Descanso Mercantile, our own book store and the Cuyamaca Rancho State Park Visitor Center Gift Store. (Click on image to see a larger version.)


Item Description Donation
image of book "Descanso, Place of Rest" This book contains a history of actual places throughout the Descanso community.  To learn about Perkins Store, the past schoolhouses, the old library and many other interesting places, be sure to acquire this Volume I history. $5.00
"When Descanso Was Young" This Volume II History gives the stories of the people who lived in Descanso through the past years.  Interviews with many older residents are included in this fascinating book. $5.00

Descanso License Plate

A Place of Rest - DESCANSO $5.00
 Tote Bag With picture of the old Descanso Library $10.00
image of book bag Tote Bag With picture of Stacked Books, available in blue or green. $10.00
image of box of cards Box of
Note Paper
Mixed scenes of Descanso. $3.50 per box or
3 boxes for $10.00
image of box of cards Box of
Note Paper
One scene of Descanso on all the notes. $3.50 per box or
3 boxes for $10.00
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