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.

Sep 8, 2012
Who isn’t smitten with Curious George? No matter your age, the inquisitive little fellow who always seems to get into one scrape after another has, in all likelihood, captured your heart....
Sep 8, 2012
National Grandparents Day is the first Sunday in September after Labor Day.  The idea for this holiday originated with Marian McQuade, a homemaker in West Virginia, who wanted to champion the...
Sep 8, 2012
Jean Craighead George 1920-2012Jean wrote for children. Children are still in love with the wonders of nature, and she was, too. She told them stories about a boy and a falcon, a girl and an elegant...
Cover to Raina Telgmeier's graphic novel Drama
Sep 6, 2012
Raina Telgmeier’s highly anticipated Drama, her follow-up to the Eisner-award winning Smile is now available.Don’t mistake Drama for a sequel to Smile. It’s a stand-alone story of...
Introducing Encore a new way to search
Sep 6, 2012
Fall is in the air in the Bay Area, and that means going back to school, updating your look, and getting ready for the latest batch of tech gadget rollouts.  Here at the library, we've...
Sep 4, 2012
Mystery lovers know there are many mystery sub-genres, such as historical mysteries, “cozy” mysteries, police procedurals, culinary mysteries, various craft-related mysteries, dog and...
Sep 1, 2012
 Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a day to celebrate the social and economic contributions of workers.  It also symbolizes the end of summer.  The first Labor Day was...
historic photo of the Inverness Yacht Club
Aug 29, 2012
Now through the end of October, come and see a photograhic history of the Inverness Yacht Club at the Jack Mason Museum, Inverness Library. Inverness historian Meg Linden describes the show here.
Aug 27, 2012
Neil Armstrong, the Apollo 11 astronaut who became the first human being to set foot on another world, the moon, has died at age 82. When Armstrong set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969, he...