All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov 27 & Friday, Nov 28 for Thanksgiving.

Corte Madera Library will be closed for upgrades Nov 27 - Dec 15, reopening on Dec 16. More details.

Nov 26, 2012
This installment: a poignant, profound kids’ book (for everyone); a book on CD about messing up and finding oneself; and a gritty mystery set in Albuquerque.   Wonder by R. J....
Nov 26, 2012
Leave room for the pie this Thanksgiving! Here are some books about pumpkin pie to share:
Nov 23, 2012
Take some time between holidays to enjoy our amazing planet earth.  Here are some books and movies the whole family can enjoy:
Nov 21, 2012
Marin City Library has a fabulous display of student art work including paintings, drawings, and ceramic sculptures created by Tamalpais High School students from Marin City. The exhibit will be on...
The Dust Bowl
Nov 21, 2012
The Dust Bowl was the name given to the Great Plains region devastated by drought in 1930s depression-era America.  If you enjoyed watching Ken Burns’ recent two part documentary by this...
Nov 19, 2012
This installment: a hippie country novel, delicious chick-lit, and cultural challenges   Make It Stay by Joan Frank

Mira Flores, a mythical Northern California wine country town...
Wonder, by RJ Palacio
Nov 15, 2012
"What are the kids reading?" Adults are asking this question more often these days, not so much out of mild curiosity or parental interest, but as a way of getting book referrals for...
Book cover for "Knits to Give" by Debbie Bliss
Nov 15, 2012
December is fast approaching.  If you would like to knit some holiday gifts that don’t require a big investment of time or money, the Marin County Free Library  can offer some...
Frank Gundry Photograph
Nov 15, 2012
“In a Mirror Dimly…” A Solo Photography Exhibit by Frank Gundry at the Fairfax Library during the month of November 2012.“ ‘In a Mirror Dimly…’ is from...
The perfect Thanksgiving book
Nov 13, 2012
Are you hosting the Thanksgiving feast this year and looking for ideas about what to cook?  The Marin County Free Library has lots of cookbooks to help you out.  Try typing the words...