Dec 29, 2011
Supersearch is offline until further notice.  Please check with branch staff for inter-library loan requests.Supersearch is used by Marin County Free Library in partnership with MARINet (a...
Dec 28, 2011
Jordan Romero, a 15-year-old Southern California teen, just became the youngest climber to successfully summit seven of the tallest mountains on seven continents.  A few days ago he reached the...
Dec 27, 2011
According to Nielsen Wire's "Tops of 2011", movies adapted from books were very popular in 2011, including Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, The Help, Hunger Games, Water for...
Dec 27, 2011
One of my favorite pop culture procrastination sites, Flavorwire, creates mixtapes inspired by characters in books and movies:If you’ve ever wondered what your favorite literary characters...
Dec 21, 2011
The Corte Madera Library celebrated its 40th anniversary this December.  In case you missed our open house on December 1, Laurie Thompson from the Anne T. Kent California Room gave a wonderful...
Dec 21, 2011
Are zombies the new vampires?Although the appeal of vampires is still strong (who doesn’t like those attractive, super powered, immortal blood suckers), the time of the zombie seems to have...
Dec 21, 2011
Richard Haass will be the fifth speaker in the MPSF Lecture Series at the Marin Center on Monday, January 9, and Thursday, January 12.  He is currently the President of the Council on Foreign...
Dec 21, 2011
Seven months to go to London 2012.  Next summer’s Olympic Games run from July 27 to August 12.  Get information on those games at the official Olympics website: http://www.london2012...
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...