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

Feb 29, 2012
  Books are not going away. Yes, we are reading electronically these days, however the need to feel and experience the touch of a book is stronger than ever. College art students are...
Feb 28, 2012
According to the Marin Master Gardeners, February is a good time to start your pruning.  Deciduous trees, vines and shrubs all respond well to a little trimming and thinning this time of the...
Feb 28, 2012
Are you a penguin fan?  San Francisco is a great place to learn about these fascinating birds.  The California Academy of Sciences has an African penguin colony, and features live penguin...
Feb 27, 2012
I recently went on a 4-day trip to Disneyland with my husband and two children (5 and 8) and I must say it was a truly magical time for all of us.  Really.  If you happen to...
Feb 24, 2012
Just in time for President's Day, the newly-constructed Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership in Washington, DC featured this staggering 34-foot pillar of literature. The...
Feb 23, 2012
             It being such a gorgeous day outside today, I decided to head into the sunshine to take a look at our library from a different...
Feb 23, 2012
SAT Essay Writing/Math Tips & Tricks
with Instructors Maggy Hughes and Dale SteinmannDiscover strategies to improve performance and reduce stress.  Learn how to write a top-scoring...
Feb 23, 2012
Six of the nine films nominated for Best Picture 2011 were adapted from books.  Check them out and decide: which is better, book or film? The Descendants, by Kaui Hart HemmingsExtremely...
lionhead bunny
Feb 22, 2012
It's really fun to take care of the animals at our local school. There are five chickens and four bunnies.There's also a Mr. McGregor's garden, but in this barnyard, the...