All branches of the Marin County Free Library will be closed on Monday, September 1 for Labor Day.

Feb 1, 2012
When I returned from a trip to Northern Italy not long ago, one of first things that I did (after unpacking) was to try to re-create some of the awesome dishes that I had tasted in this remarkable...
Jan 30, 2012
Have you read Cory Doctorow’s sci-fi book Little Brother?In the book, 17-year-old techno-geek Marcus skips school one day and gets swept up near the site of a terrorist attack in San...
Jan 28, 2012
It’s seed planting time for me----peas, sweet peas, kale and broccoli!  I can never plant my seeds without thinking of Frog and Toad and “The Garden” story.  I hope you...
Jan 26, 2012
En mi Manual Personal de Cosas que Detesto se encuentran "ir al dentista" y "lidiar con gente inútil." Y después del fin de semana pasado "destupir la bañadera."Mira...
Jan 25, 2012
Test your knowledge on the book The Hunger GamesTake the online   Hunger Games Quiz! All the books in the Hunger Games series are available at public libraries in Marin.  Check the...
Jan 25, 2012
Ultimate Teen Reading Listteenreads.com has created what they think is the Ultimate Teen Reading List --- close to 400 titles that are perfect choices for reading and discussing.teenreads staff...
Jan 25, 2012
The 2012 season of the San Francisco Ballet begins January 27th with Onegin, a three-act story ballet based on Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin’s Eugene Onegin: a novel in verse.  This novel...
Jan 25, 2012
Great piece by Carole Bennet on how fantastic the Novato Library is and highlighting her recent interview with the Director of the Marin County Library Services, Gail Haar for NPAT (Novato Public...
Jan 25, 2012
New book reviewed on NPR / Fresh AirThe Real RomneyIn a new biography, two longtime Boston Globe reporters Michael Kranish and Scott Helman write about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney...
Jan 25, 2012
  What services would you like from your library?
This is the question I asked during the Marin County Senior Fair. Statistics are an important part of the library as we learn how to...