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Book cover of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Mar 10, 2012
The Stinson Beach Memoir Book Club is reading a wonderful book for March. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is an amazing true story that many of us have never even heard about. Henrietta was a...
Field of shamrocks
Mar 10, 2012
Everyone can be Irish on St. Paddy's Day!  Enjoy the "wearin' o the green", make a Leprechaun trap, eat corned beef and cabbage, dance a jig or watch a parade.  And be...
Mar 10, 2012
The DVR is programmed, the sofa is cleared, the snacks are ready, the remote is in hand, and the TV is tuned to ESPN2. Now, leave me alone, it’s March Madness!You know March Madness, right?...
Mar 9, 2012
It is never too early to plan for prom especially if you have a tight budget. The Princess Project offers teen girls the opportunity to get their prom dress and accessories for free! This year...
Mar 9, 2012
 En marzo se celebra el cumpleaños de Cesar Estrada Chávez, quien nació el 31 de marzo del año 1927 en Yuma, Arizona. Es fácil imaginarse que todo mundo sabe sobre Cesar E. Chávez y su...
Mar 8, 2012
Peeped into any good books recently?
In honor of National Library Week let your imagination run to Peeps!
Enter the Civic Center Library First Annual Peeps Diorama Contest.Create a diorama...
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,...