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

 What is more American than an old fashioned county fair? I grew up with one of my favorite movies being State Fair. Spending hot summers in a small town during the 50’s gave me a...
 The Marin County Free Library is inviting all readers to share in the Summer Reading Fun from June 9 through August 11.   Children, Teens and Adults can enjoy special programs,...
 Between the Covers sounds like a new erotica title at the library. In fact it is the program title of our adult summer reading program. You can imagine the discussion that ensued at our first...
 World Book Night has come to Marin! World Book Night is an annual celebration designed to spread a love of reading. This event began in England and Ireland where millions of books, which are...
 Inquire. Imagine. Inspire. These words were the inspiration for the Marin Teen Girl Conference, presented by the Marin Women’s Commission on March 3 at the Embassy Suites in San Rafael....
picture of the outer shell, inner cover and and an open Nook
Library Beyond Walls, the MCFL in-home delivery service for library users no longer able to visit our facilities, is now lending pre-loaded Nook Simple Touch e-readers to qualified applicants....
  Books are not going away. Yes, we are reading electronically these days, however the need to feel and experience the touch of a book is stronger than ever. College art students are...
  What services would you like from your library?
This is the question I asked during the Marin County Senior Fair. Statistics are an important part of the library as we learn how to...
 Art brings children together in a unique way. Children benefit by reaching out to help others. Through the needle art of quilting children learn the American tradition of a quilting bee....
Library Community Builder is my job description, however my vocation has always been the same, reach out to those who are missing a connection to themselves and their communities. Perfect job title...