Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

In her new book, Slouching Toward Adulthood,  Sally Koslow discusses a new phenomenon in America, according to the Pew Research Center, one-fifth of young adults aged 25-34 live in...
Chris Colfer
If you’re a fan of Glee, don’t miss Chris Colfer’s visit to Copperfield’s Books in Petaluma on July 24, 2012 at 7pm.  He’s written a book called The Land of...
A blue –collar southern drama, a satire on organic food for babies, and an incredible partnership between the author of the Lemony Snicket books and a brilliant illustrator    ...
Drawing of telescope, earth, and  the universe
California Academy of Sciences Astronomer Bing Quock has been giving a series of talks on the summer sky at various branches of the Marin County Free Library.  Mr. Quock discusses observing the...
Maker Camp at the Marin City and Novato Library!What is Maker Camp?  Maker camp is a six-week virtual summer camp for teens, and features how-to instruction to complete 30 awesome projects in...
Librarian handing out 4 tickets to prizewinner.
The Adult Summer Reading Program is in full swing, and this week we held our Mid-Summer Raffle, handing out prizes of all sorts to 45 eager particpants.  Prizes included Visa, Whole Foods and...
Candy sushi, oh so delicious! All it takes is rice crispy treats, gummy candy and fruit rollups and you have everything that you need to make the sugary goodness that the teens made at the Novato...
     Marion Cunningham passed away today, whose legacy in food writing is cherished amongst many of today's prominent foodies.     "She's one of...
Stinson Beach Library had a great time with 9 people this afternoon at Victoria Gonzalez's Quilting workshop. She and Gladys, her wonderful helper, brought all the materials for us to make...
A psychological/legal thriller, a wry romance underscored by  grief , and a heart-breaking young adult book. Defending Jacob  by William Landay

Usually police procedural/...