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Jul 25, 2012
London 2012 Predictions: Teenagers with Best Chance at GoldIn this year's Games, there will be many athletes who are still of high school age or slightly older that will make their mark with a...
Jul 25, 2012
Affordable housing for all in Marin!  Build your own sandcastle and be king or queen----if only for a day.  Here are two great books from your library to get you started:  ...
Jul 25, 2012
I am an avid listener of audio books.  I generally download them from the Library’s website.  As anyone who listens to audiobooks knows, a good reader is essential.  One ...
book jacket for The World of Downton Abbey
Jul 25, 2012
While waiting for the new season of Downton Abbey to begin, why not enjoy other DVDs  and books which explore the same time period and themes?  Anne Rouyer of the New York Public Library...
Jul 23, 2012
 A haunting novel set in the far north, a musical compendium, and a Southern California fable on CD.    The Snow Child  by Eowyn Ivey

Magical realism in Alaska? ...
Jul 21, 2012
He's touching a Van De Graaff Generator during a Static Electricity demonstration by the Lawrence Hall of Science at the Corte Madera Library.For more information about Van De Graaff Generators...
Jul 20, 2012
Opening ceremonies of the 2012 Olympic Games in London are on July 27.  Here are two non-fiction sources to enrich your enjoyment of the Games: How to Watch the Olympics : The...
Jul 19, 2012
 A funny thing happened to me the other evening when I was beginning to teach a summer reading program class on journal making. I was seated at a table with 4 ladies and a patron came up to...
Jul 18, 2012
In her new book, Slouching Toward Adulthood,  Sally Koslow discusses a new phenomenon in America, according to the Pew Research Center, one-fifth of young adults aged 25-34 live in...
Chris Colfer
Jul 18, 2012
If you’re a fan of Glee, don’t miss Chris Colfer’s visit to Copperfield’s Books in Petaluma on July 24, 2012 at 7pm.  He’s written a book called The Land of...