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.

Dec 17, 2011
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights. It starts on the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev, which coincides with late November through late December on the secular...
Dec 17, 2011
Did you know the Marin County libraries have free eBooks that you can download to your Kindle, iPad, Nook or smartphone?At the Corte Madera Library you can:Learn how to download FREE library...
Dec 17, 2011
Read Adrianna's poem: "Alcatraz" published in the December issue of Spider Magazine. Adrianna lives in Greenbrae.
Dec 16, 2011
Who knew penguins were ticklish?  Check out this wonderful video of Cookie the Penguin to make you smile.  Then enjoy one of the many penguin books in the library---maybe Pierre the...
Dec 16, 2011
Contemporary Opera Marin, the opera program at College of Marin, will be bringing four performances of Gian Carlo Menotti's holiday opera, Amahl and the Night Visitors, to Marin County this...
Dec 15, 2011
Check out NPR Book Critic Maureen Corrigan's favorite books of 2011:  10 great novels and 2 non-fiction titles she couldn't resist including.   The NPR page has a link to the...
Dec 13, 2011
Are you looking for gifts for all those cooks on your Christmas list?  The New York Times has put out its gift guide of the year’s Notable Cookbooks: http://ow.ly/7YEn8.  Cooking in...
Dec 13, 2011
Yo-Yo Ma on a bathroom floor, with a wombat. Needs no further explanation. via @PeterSegal  
Dec 13, 2011
Watch this amazing video of photos of actual snowflakesMusic: "Gymnopédie No.2" by Erik Satie
Photography by Kenneth G. Libbrecht: http://www.its.caltech.edu/~atomic/snowcrystals/Then...
Dec 13, 2011
What was the best book you read in 2011? Share your favorite titles and authors in a comment and I'll compile a list of the top vote-getters.Check back on the Books, Movies & More...