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Mar 3, 2012
Well Maile can. When Ted shows Maile a card with a command like "Down" or "Gimmie 5" she actually reads it. Here's proof. This video was taken at a "Read to a Dog Day...
Photo of book cover Art Dog
Mar 3, 2012
Thacher Hurd grew up right here in Mill Valley and now lives in Berkeley with his family.  His father is well known as the illustrator for Goodnight Moon.  His mother was a children’...
Isla flotante de lavanda y vainilla
Mar 2, 2012
Ser la catalogadora del condado tiene sus beneficios. Por mis manos pasan todos los libros nuevos que llegan a la biblioteca antes que nadie más los haya visto. Libros de recetas que miro de punta a...
Mar 2, 2012
Head over to Smithsonian Magazine's web site and vote for your favorite photos from the 50 finalists. The photos are divided in categories: Altered, Americana, The Natural World, People and...
Mar 2, 2012
Welcome to the very first Director’s Blog post!   I’m hoping to touch on a wide range of topics, some personal, some professional, that will help you get to know me better and...
Mar 1, 2012
Knitting Projects for EveryoneIdeas for new knitting projects abound at the library. You can make toys, baby items, afghans, socks, scarves, hats, sweaters, and more.  Here are some of the...
author Kate Levinson
Mar 1, 2012
West Marin author and licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Kate Levinson visited the Stinson Beach Library this week to discuss her recent book, Emotional Currency: a Woman's Guide to Building...
Feb 29, 2012
Did you know that one in every three bites of food we eat, from vegetables and fruits to seeds and nuts, is the result of pollination?  Pollination is the transfer of genetic material between...
El gato fuerte
Feb 29, 2012
Todo aquel que ha llegado a la edad de 38 (yo levanto la mano) sabe que el cuerpo ya no se comporta como cuando era más joven y aventurero. Como si viniera un hada, o demonio digo yo, con una varita...