All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, July 3 & Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day.

South Novato Library reopening July 1 in new location at 931 C St, Novato. More details.

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...
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...
South Novato branch plans
May 16, 2015
South Novato Library is moving! Our last day of operation in the hangars at 6 Hamilton Landing will be Saturday May 23rd 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The Library will close for several weeks as...
Jun 30, 2015
Durante el verano, venga y sea parte de la comunidad que se reúne los miércoles por las tardes y haga manualidades u otras actividades y participe con sus niños/as. Miércoles de 6-8pm en la...
Jun 30, 2015
This installment: tough and tender mother-daughter team (f); a ghost story in past and present time (f); Gaiman’s take on a fairy tale (f); a wacky kids’ adventure story by a “...
David Whitney leads a teen bucket brigade at the Point Reyes Library
Jun 29, 2015
As part of our summer reading program, Read to the Rhythm, local musician and music teacher David Whitney recently led a fun evening of drumming at the Point Reyes Library with a 'bucket brigade...
David Whitney leads a teen bucket brigade at the Point Reyes Library
Jun 29, 2015
As part of our summer reading program, Read to the Rhythm, local musician and music teacher David Whitney led a fun evening of drumming. In this 'bucket brigade,' teens were taught how to...
one of four origami classes with Hiroki Coyle at the Point Reyes Library
Jun 29, 2015
Hiroki Coyle taught a series of four origami classes in June at the Point Reyes Library, teaching the lucky participants how to make 3D stars and boxes, plus boats and flying dragons and more!
drummer Onye Onyemaechi of Village Rhythms at the Bolinas Community Center
Jun 27, 2015
Celebrating our summer reading program, Read to the Rhythm, at the Bolinas Community Center with master drummer Onye Onyemaechi from Village Rhythms.
Jun 22, 2015
This installment: an elegant tribute to tattoos (nf); a magnificent long poem about grief (nf); a stark memoir about an abusive relationship (nf); a memoir of living in Alaska (nf); a scary book set...