All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov 27 & Friday, Nov 28 for Thanksgiving.

Corte Madera Library will be closed for upgrades Nov 27 - Dec 15, reopening on Dec 16. More details.

Jul 11, 2012
     Marion Cunningham passed away today, whose legacy in food writing is cherished amongst many of today's prominent foodies.     "She's one of...
Jul 10, 2012
Stinson Beach Library had a great time with 9 people this afternoon at Victoria Gonzalez's Quilting workshop. She and Gladys, her wonderful helper, brought all the materials for us to make...
Jul 9, 2012
A psychological/legal thriller, a wry romance underscored by  grief , and a heart-breaking young adult book. Defending Jacob  by William Landay

Usually police procedural/...
Colorful painting of the city of Bahrain
Jul 6, 2012
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Jul 3, 2012
Across the country Americans are celebrating the 4th of July with picnics, family get-togethers and fireworks.  To find books about the holiday for your children, look under the subject heading...
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...