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Jan 24, 2012
Here are a few fascinating opening lines from some of the popular new fiction in the "Lucky Day" collection:"We had been wandering for so long I forgot what it was like to...
Jan 24, 2012
The library check-out system is having technical problems.  Please bring your library card to the library if you are planning on checking out books or DVDs.  Only some self check machines...
Jan 20, 2012
The rain has begun so can rainbows be far behind?I've never been able to resist a handsome frog so I thought I'd share this video of Kermit singing his
Academy Award nominated song....
Jan 18, 2012
New book reviewed on NPR / Fresh AirThis week American Dervish was introduced on Fresh Air.  There are several copies of American Dervish available at Marin County libraries.  Place a hold...
Jan 16, 2012
Este año me he propuesto aprender un poquito más de otras culturas. Afortunadamente el área de la bahía de San Francisco atrae a tanta gente de diferentes partes del mundo que para explorar no tengo...
Jan 13, 2012
 Who Loves the Rain?It’s been so long since we’ve had some and I miss it so!   Maybe if we think rainy thoughts and read rainy poems and books, some will come again!The...
Jan 12, 2012
LIbrary staff members are enthusiastic about sharing their love of reading.  If you're looking for ideas about what to read next, here are some of the things we've been reading lately:I...
Jan 11, 2012
Did you eat too many cookies and drink too much eggnog during the holidays?  Me, too, but it's a new year now and time to get in shape.  Here are some ideas:Commit to getting started....
Jan 10, 2012
Children in West Marin wait all year to catch a glimpse of the Coho Salmon swimming upstream, and right now is a very good time to see them. If you go with your parents or your class, be sure to pay...
Jan 10, 2012
What is so special about January 10th? Well January 10, 1946 was the first meeting of the United Nations, which is definitely special. However, this year January 10, 2012 happens to be the day that...