Nov 22, 2011
Jewelry of California and the Southwest Marin Museum of the American Indian January 15, 2012 = final day of exhibitAs November is American Indian Heritage Month, there is no better time to...
Nov 22, 2011
The Civic Center Library participated in the Great California Shake Out earthquake drill.  Civic Center staff modeled the correct way to stay safe during an earthquake.DROP to the ground (...
Nov 19, 2011
We sat down with seventeen year old actor, producer, researcher, and documentarian Kayla Thompson to get a backstage look at the making of her latest short film, a profile on the Marin City...
Nov 18, 2011
Mystery lovers will soon have a new way to enjoy the genre--  the cable channel TNT is launching Mystery Movie Night, which will feature original full-length movies based on best-selling...
Nov 17, 2011
I just finished reading Bonobo Handshake: a memoir of love and adventure in the Congo, by Vanessa Woods.  I thoroughly enjoyed it.  It's reminiscent of books by Dian Fossey and...
Nov 16, 2011
Two fairly new books that I have read recently stand out. Both are historical fiction.Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks (May, 2011): This compelling story is based on fact. Caleb was the...
Nov 15, 2011
It’s time to start planning your holiday menus.  The Marin County Free Library branches have lots of cookbooks that can help!  Some ideas to get started:Holiday Cooking ...
Nov 15, 2011
"Out on a Limb: Adventures with Nature and Art"
 Bay Area Discovery Museum
 October 29, 2011 - January 8, 2012 This is your chance to go Out on a Limb at this new...
Nov 14, 2011
What began at the turn of the century as an attempt to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions of the first Americans has resulted in a whole month being designated for this...
Nov 14, 2011
 Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon.   Originally written in Spanish, this richly imaginative tale takes place in Barcelona during the rule of the dictator Franco. Love interests,...