Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

¿Sabes  dónde encontrar  a Waldo durante el mes de agosto?  Waldo está en la biblioteca de Novato. Ven y encuentre a Waldo y gane un boleto para la rifa. El premio es una...
Man sitting on top of book shelves reading.
The Adult Summer Reading Program Reading is so Delicious comes to an end this Saturday,  August 10th.  Sign up today at www.marinlibrary.org.  If you have already signed up, write...
Barbara Cooney (August 6, 1917 – March 10, 2000) was an American writer and illustrator of more than 200 children's books published over sixty years. She won two Caldecott Medals...
This installment: a cataclysmic coming of age memoir; more disappearing girls; Frazier’s laugh-a-minute spoof; Munro’s latest magnificent short stories, a novel set in Rwanda; and a...
In preparation for the Branch public area remodel later this year, Civic Center staff will be moving to new work space.  This move will provide more room in the Branch for displays of new...
This installment: a very old favorite by Theroux on CD; a profound Iranian DVD; short funny essays about folly; a teenager in New York dealing with a gay dad; and a novel in which chess and a bad...
Grow Fruit
Summer is a wonderful time to enjoy fresh fruit.  If you grow your own fruit, be sure to check the Marin Master Gardeners website frequently for tips on growing, pruning, and harvesting fruit....
Marin City Library to Close for Upgrades
Remodeling starts Aug. 19; reopening tentatively set for Aug. 28The Marin City Library will be closed from Monday, Aug. 19, through Tuesday, Aug. 27,...
This installment: two fantasy books in a young adult series; a novel that straddles SF and romance genres; the second in the Millett trilogy; and a CD of an old Hispanic favorite .    ...
Is it too hot in Marin for you?  How do you cool off in Marin’s summer heat?  Head down to Sausalito? Need to find some shady hikes, or a lake where you can swim in Marin?...