Pollinator Week
Jun 21, 2015
Pollinator week is ending today, but it’s a reminder of the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations.  In California, where so much of the nation’s food is grown, the health...
Jun 15, 2015
This installment: a graphic view of living in Israel (f); superheated domestic drama from a week at the shore (f); seeds of childhood trauma play out (f); Gregory Maguire’s take on a favorite...
Jun 9, 2015
 ¡En el mes de junio, únete a la celebración del audiolibro! Lleva audiolibros, PLAYAWAYS, o baja  audiolibros a tu teléfono inteligente o dispositivo.¿Tienes preguntas? Vista...
Quilts by Dominique Peytraud
Jun 8, 2015
Dominique Peytraud makes these beautiful and colorful quilts with found and recycled materials, inspired by Amish quilts. They are complimented by whimsical sculptures made with diverse found...
Jun 8, 2015
This installment: post-Chernobyl (f); numbers help a kid feel safe (jf); Murakami’s latest (f); entertaining friendships (f); Atwood’s recent short stories (f); a Cuban immigrant poet...
June is Audiobook Month
Jun 7, 2015
According to the APA, the Audio Publishers Association, June is the month to celebrate audiobooks.  And there’s reason to celebrate.  The audiobook industry has grown phenomenally in...
Mixed Media and Sculpture by Sawyer Rose
Jun 4, 2015
Sawyer Rose is currently the Artist-in-Residence for the Town of Fairfax. Inspired by the native plants of California, Rose sculpts abstracted organic and botanical forms in layers of molten silver...
Jun 1, 2015
This installment: a Texas town rife with strife, despite its name (f); a great drama series on CD (nf); another hero in the trenches of teaching (nf); horror-fascination in the medical world (nf);...
Marin County Watercolor Society show at the Corte Madera Library
May 30, 2015
Artwork from the Marin County Watercolor Society, "Marin Meanderings," is on display at the Corte Madera Library from May 30 through July 9.  Celebrating 45 years of painting in Marin...
May 26, 2015
This installment: a wild graphic novel zigzags between the USSR and the States (f); charming British mystery about “amdram”—that’s amateur theater (f); dancing and tai chi...