Feb 12, 2012
I am no anglophile. Admittedly, I recognize Beatles songs with 35 percent accuracy. I just don't get Monty Python (I fake it).  I've never swooned over an English accent or a Jane...
Feb 12, 2012
If you can admit to being under the influence of those tiny, regal-looking leaves on the DVD cover, you will certainly enjoy the Marin City Library's February 13th screening of Positive...
Feb 11, 2012
This amazing video by William Joyce is the winner of the 2012 Academy Award for Best Animated Short. Watch a clip from it here, then check out William Joyce's wonderful picture books.
Feb 10, 2012
Have you ever tasted a fresh egg right out of the chicken coop?  Once you do, you’ll never go back to store bought again!  There’s a new backyard movement going on with lots of...
Feb 10, 2012
Valentine Greetings to all of you!  Thanks for being such great readers of books, watchers of DVDs, listeners of Audiobooks----and such great library members.  We love you all and look...
Feb 9, 2012
Valentine’s Day is the holiday observed on February 14th in honor of several Christian martyrs named Saint Valentine.  It is the day on which lovers express their feelings for each other...
Feb 9, 2012
REAL "reality" love stories?  Try StoryCorps latest book, new this month, All There Is.  These are vignettes from the StoryCorps oral history collection, including funny,...
Feb 8, 2012
Este fin de semana pasado decidí hacer una excursión a la cumbre del East Peak (Pico Este) de Mt. Tamalpais. Immediatamente duespués de hacer una sesión de levantamiento de pesas olímpico. Yo sé,...
Feb 7, 2012
New book reviewed on NPR / Fresh AirThe Science of Yoga : the Risks and the Rewards The Science of Yoga, investigates both the risks and rewards of yoga. Using the latest scientific research, the...
Feb 7, 2012
On this day 200 years ago, Charles Dickens was born in Portsea, England.  He spent his childhood years in Kent, where he enjoyed an almost idyllic early childhood and read voraciously. ...