All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed from 1pm Wed 12/31 & all day Thu 1/1 for New Year.

slices of watermelon
Jun 30, 2012
The flavors of summertime---ice cold watermelon and refreshing frozen paletas and pops!  Make them, eat some, read about them and share----perfect hot weather entertainment!   ...
Jun 30, 2012
Patricia Pollaco is a prolific author illustrator of many children's books.  Her stories often include her experiences spending time at her grandparents farm in Michigan and the stories of...
Sign for Road Trip on top of a map
Jun 30, 2012
Heading out on the open road with the family?  Try audio books that can make even the boring part of the road more exciting!  You'll know you've got a winner when every one sits in...
Road Trip title with picture of family in car
Jun 30, 2012
The antidote to "are we there yet?" and "he's poking me!" !  Nothing like a great story for the family to listen to together.  They need to be chosen carefully to...
Jun 28, 2012
There’s still time to plant a summer vegetable garden.   According to the Marin Master Gardeners, when you’re choosing what and when to plant, consider how long it will take...
Jun 26, 2012
I  just realized I now have a big backlog of reviews to share and keep reading and writing more, so I’ll step up posting to once a week.  Here we have a mystery, a treasure trove of...
Jun 26, 2012
Cada 4 años espero (casi en ascuas) que lleguen las Olimpiadas. Me gustan casi todos los eventos pero los que más quiero ver son natación, campo y pista (menos el maratón que me pone a dormir la...
Jun 24, 2012
The humans survived this go round with the zombies at the Novato Library. Come by and see how we do with the aliens headed to the Novato Library on Thursday July 19 from 7:00 - 8:30 (all teen events...
Jun 23, 2012
From Aaron Paul (aka Jesse Pinkman)'s twitter feed Lately, I've been having trouble sleeping. There are many factors at play. While not the most salient, the most bloggable of my...
Jun 22, 2012
 What is more American than an old fashioned county fair? I grew up with one of my favorite movies being State Fair. Spending hot summers in a small town during the 50’s gave me a...