Jul 28, 2012
It's the one on the top, expertly folded by origami aritist Kiyoshi Okada. Take a look at his amazing portfolio, then drop by one of his Thursday classes at the Corte Madera Library. There will...
Jul 27, 2012
Thirty teens came to the Stinson Beach Library last Friday for snacks and have fun with henna. Rachael Anne Palacios gave  a wonderful presentation about the culture of henna tattooing and then...
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...