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4th of July
Jul 1, 2015
Across the country, Americans celebrate the 4th of July with picnics, family get-togethers, parades and fireworks.  To find books for your children about the holiday, look in the Classic...
Pollinator Week
Jun 21, 2015
Pollinator week is ending today, but it’s a reminder of the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations.  In California, where so much of the nation’s food is grown, the health...
June is Audiobook Month
Jun 7, 2015
According to the APA, the Audio Publishers Association, June is the month to celebrate audiobooks.  And there’s reason to celebrate.  The audiobook industry has grown phenomenally in...
waterwise palnts
May 23, 2015
Marin County is facing a dry summer and the need to conserve water.  The California State Master Gardeners created this publication to help gardeners keep their plants alive this summer. ...
May is short story month
May 20, 2015
May is Short Story Month, and it’s a great time to celebrate this wonderful literary genre.  According to the website May is Short Story Month, “Short stories make the perfect intro...
LibraryReads
May 11, 2015
Library Reads has just announced its June top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.  You’ll find all the books in the Marin County Free Library. ...
Historical Fiction
May 2, 2015
Are you a fan of historical fiction?  If so, check out this article from Booklist on its top 10 historical fiction picks for 2014-2015.  Most of the books are available in the Marin County...
Celebrate Earth Day April 22
Apr 20, 2015
Earth Day was created to increase public awareness of the Earth’s fragile environment, and it led to the modern environmental movement.  The first Earth Day was celebrated in 1970, and...
California Native Plant Week
Apr 8, 2015
Next week is California Native Plant Week, a time to learn about and appreciate the importance of California’s native flora.  In 2010 the California Native Plant Society succeeded in...
National Poetry Month
Mar 25, 2015
National Poetry Month is the largest literary celebration in the world, with millions of poets and poetry-lovers celebrating poetry’s importance in their lives.  National Poetry Month was...