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

 Teens find thrill in readingCollaboration between the Marin County Free Library and the Friends of the Marin County Free Library has brought a great gift to the Juvenile Detention facility in...
November is Native American Heritage month
With the holidays soon upon us, lets not forget that November is Native American Heritage month. It may not be a widely known fact that Marin County is named after Chief Marin of the tribe Licatiut...
Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring veterans of the U.S. armed services.  It is observed on November 11th, and coincides with holidays celebrated in other parts of the world to...
Fall is a wonderful time to go outside and garden.  It’s the season for putting your garden to bed for the winter, but it’s also the ideal time for adding new plants and spring-...
This installment: a novel about older women, short stories in exotic locations, and a courageous, funny memoir       Calling Invisible Women by Jeanne Ray

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Watch these amazing videos of Lego creations then check out these new Lego Ideas Books.   The Lego Ideas Book             ...
It's time to give thanks for all of the bounty we receive.  Don't just eat your food this holiday---play with it too!Here are a few books we are giving thanks for reading----wonderful!...
There is an fun new to me trend of adding googly eyes to anything and everything.  Some fun examples of this trend can be found on VandalEyes. Below are some books that I “valdal-eyes-ed...
Es el Día de los Muertos. O como lo conocemos en mi casa, el cumple de papi. Felicidades!Como gran coincidencia el Ballet Folklórico de México anda de visita por estos lares.Y el sábado 11/3/2012...
It's time to plan holiday celebrations, and that means cooking.  Here are a few recently published cookbooks to help, whether you are cooking for holiday entertaining or for always...