Fairfax Library will be closed Aug 4 – 17 for renovations. More details.

Two surfers with boards walking past the sunset.
Jun 2, 2012
The Stinson Beach Library offers great art displays throughout the year.  Currently it is offering "Marinade: A Photographic Survey of The Marin Surf Experience" through August 31....
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May 31, 2012
Registered California voters will have the opportunity to cast their ballots on Tuesday, June 5, 2012.  In addition to primary elections for national, state and local office holders, there are...
Clipboard with paper and pen indicating survey
May 31, 2012
Last November, Marin County Free Library relaunched this site.Now that some time has passed, we want to hear from YOU about what you like, don't like or want improved.So please, give us your...
May 30, 2012
New book reviewed on NPRMenageby Alix Kates ShulmanIn Ménage, her first novel in 25 years, the feminist writer Alix Kates Shulman has given us a modern parable: caricatured characters interacting...
May 30, 2012
New book reviewed on NPR - Fresh AirThe Leftoversby  Tom PerrottaWhat if the rapture actually occured? That's the premise of Tom Perrotta's latest novel, The Leftovers, which examines...
May 30, 2012
 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...
May 29, 2012
La geografía es probablemente la materia escolar de la mayoría de los norteamericanos no saben nada de nada. Y cuando digo "nada de nada" quiero decir "cero punto cero."Yo sí...
Nancy Hemmingway and Charlotte Torgovitsky  at the Inverness Library
May 26, 2012
Painted Ladies, Monarchs, Anise Swallowtails, Cabbage Whites, Common Checkered Skippers, California Ringlets and Grass Skippers! We saw beautiful pictures of all these butterflies and learned about...
May 24, 2012
MCFL has had bookmobile service since 1948, crisscrossing the County to bring library service to children and adults in one-room schools, senior centers, in remote areas of the County, at the Ferry...
May 23, 2012
From NYTimes.com/Richard Perry I was up all night reading about 50 Shades of Grey. I admit it. What kept me up wasn’t the book itself, but the idea of the book, the phenomenon of its...