Handling the Undead cover image
Mar 8, 2012
I'm a big fan of the horror genre - I have been ever since I read Stephen King's The Shining at the tender age of 11.  I love it when I can recognize the canon of a...
Picture of a collage with Mona Lisa face inside a rock with wings.
Mar 8, 2012
Through March, 2012 at the Fairfax Library Meeting Room Gallery—Come experience the captivating and wondrous collages in Narrative Speculation, a new show by Beverlee Burke. Beverlee’s...
Mar 8, 2012
Saint Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland.  He was born in 4th century Roman Britain, but was kidnapped by Irish Raiders when he was 16 and taken to Ireland as a slave.  He escaped, but...
Librarians with pink tights
Mar 8, 2012
Today we had a bit of a fashion faux pas here at the Novato Library - two of us were wearing hot pink tights! Pink tights? Librarians? Are you someone who thought librarians wore cardigans,...
Mar 7, 2012
Eeek...So much waste we generate! Let's make sure we "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle."
Mar 7, 2012
Hace ya un tiempito (12 años atrás...uf, como pasa el tiempo de rápido), fui a ver una película con un muchacho durante una primera cita. La película es "The Cell" que como de temas van,...
Liebe Wetzel of Lunatique Fantastique
Mar 6, 2012
Don't miss this unique opportunity to participate in a workshop with the "Bay Area's Mistress of Mirth," Liebe Wetzel  of Lunatique Fantastique. During these 2-hour workshops...
Mar 6, 2012
The crabapple tree and the Ceanothus Julia Phelps are now blooming in the garden at the Inverness Library. It's almost wildflower season when people from all over the County venture out to West...
Mar 5, 2012
I'm back. It’s been a long stretch since my maiden blogging voyage in December. An injury sidelined me but gave me lots of time to read (though I had to type with one hand for awhile). So...
Nook eBook Tablet
Mar 5, 2012
 February was a bad month for eBooks and public libraries. Despite the thrilling announcement that J.K. Rowling’s complete Harry Potter series would be available to libraries starting...