The South Novato Library will be permanently closing on May 23 and will reopen in a new location. More details.

Celebrate Earth Day April 22
Apr 20, 2015
Earth Day was created to increase public awareness of the Earth’s fragile environment, and it led to the modern environmental movement.  The first Earth Day was celebrated in 1970, and...
Student Show
Apr 15, 2015
Join us at Corte Madera Library for an exhibit of painting, drawing and photography by students at Sir Francis Drake High School.  The show will be on display in our new Friends of Corte Madera...
Ed Holmes, former member of SF Mime Troupe, speaking at Inverness Library
Apr 14, 2015
Ed Holmes, former longtime member of the SF Mime Troupe (http://www.sfmt.org/index.php), gave an entertaining and informative talk on the group's history to a "full house" as part of...
Apr 13, 2015
This installment: racism and parental ambition (f); Holocaust histories, real or not? (f); bespoke tailoring—who knew? (nf); competitive mothers in Australia (f); wry and tortured  tales...
California Native Plant Week
Apr 8, 2015
Next week is California Native Plant Week, a time to learn about and appreciate the importance of California’s native flora.  In 2010 the California Native Plant Society succeeded in...
Apr 8, 2015
While you're waiting for your copy of the The Girl on the Train, Marin's most requested title, try some of these other suspenseful, psychological, and compelling great reads. 
Apr 6, 2015
This installment: Potter but better (f); titillating digust (f); Wales with an unfortunate marriage in the ‘20s (f); memoir of tracking a dad out West (nf); action all over the map (f-CD); a...
Apr 1, 2015
The Marin County Free Library is very pleased to announce that the Marin County Board of Supervisors  has unanimously approved our recommendations to the MCFL fines and fees policy as presented...
Mar 30, 2015
This installment: engrossing memoir about a mysterious malady (nf); incredible adventures in Montana (f); Warsaw revisited, post-Holocaust (f); letters from a nanny home with a literary twist; Chast...
National Poetry Month
Mar 25, 2015
National Poetry Month is the largest literary celebration in the world, with millions of poets and poetry-lovers celebrating poetry’s importance in their lives.  National Poetry Month was...