All branches of the Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, September 19 for MCFL's All-Staff Day. More info.

Jul 14, 2014
First this alert:   I'll be telling Animal Tales at the Fairfax Library on Thurs. 7/24 at 7 p.m.--some folktales, some personal stories of critters who've entered my life. ...
New Books, Book News and Book Clubs: Where Do I Start?
Jul 13, 2014
Marin County Free Library offers some great tools to patrons for discovering new books.  With New Book Alerts, you can find out what the latest purchased items are at the library.  Book...
Block Party at the Novato Library
Jul 10, 2014
You and your child can have  "block party" at the Novato Library!When children play with blocks they are learning math, engineering, social skills and so much more!  Through play...
Jul 7, 2014
This installment: an abducted girl thriller; a fine older memoir; a sad multi-layered book set in New England; a yeasty novel of family dysfunction; Binchy’s last, comforting novel; a tale...
‘Placescapes’ a solo exhibit by Sofia V. Gonzalez
Jul 7, 2014
 Raised in Marin County, Sofia V. Gonzalez is inspired by her natural surroundings and uses processes of sewing, staining, and color to explore her sense of place. Working with the land to...
Yosemite National Park
Jul 2, 2014
On June 30, 2014, Yosemite turned 150 years old.  On June 30, 1864, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant Act establishing Yosemite Valley and Mariposa Grove...
outside bookdrop
Jul 1, 2014
Fairfax patrons are being asked to return all materials in our new chute just outside the front doors.  What's behind that chute, some people are asking, and why did we move the chute?Over...
Jul 1, 2014
Julio es pleno verano y la fecha de curiosidades literarias:2 de julio de 1961 - Muere Ernest Hemingway, novelista estadounidense, Premio Pulitzer de 1953 y Premio Nobel de 1954. Uno de los más...
Jun 30, 2014
Romping, rolling, and running dogs!  We've got lots for you at the library!
Jun 28, 2014
¡Es el verano! Venga y únase a otras familias para la hora de cuentos Bilingües y una manualidad cada miércoles por la tarde (5:30-6:30) en su Biblioteca Novato. Esta semana los niños/as...