Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

Teen patrons enjoy the comfy furniture at Civic Center
There are 2 cafe tables and chairs, plus 3 Boomchairs (that rock.)  Come take a look next time you're in and, if you're a teen, hang out for awhile!
Miren lo que hice...una deliciosa tarta de huevo, queso y ajo puerro. Esta es otra receta del libro Verduras.Quedó espectacular y fue super facilita de preparar. Y lo mejor de todo es que tuve...
What a joy to see the sun shine in the spring and catch the glimpse of beautiful butterflies in the air!  We have such butterfly treasures here in Marin----Cascade Canyon Open Space Preserve...
   Did you know that your own little town of Fairfax has a volunteer community garden? Just a hop, skip and a jump beyond the back door of the Fairfax Library and down a shady little path...
 More intriguing first lines from books that are currently available for “Lucky Day” first-come-first-served checkout: “The man flew through the air, propelled by one of...
This round: something to watch,  a novel set in an exotic land, and backpacking tips.   (I’m nothing if not eclectic).The House on Dream Street by Dana Sachs

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picture of the outer shell, inner cover and and an open Nook
Library Beyond Walls, the MCFL in-home delivery service for library users no longer able to visit our facilities, is now lending pre-loaded Nook Simple Touch e-readers to qualified applicants....
Cesar Chavez Day is an official state holiday in California, and is intended to promote community service in honor of the Latino labor leader’s life and work.  Cesar Chavez, a first...
Rápido. ¿Cuál es la imagen que te viene a la mente cuando piensas en una bibliotecaria? A que es el de la solterona dócil con moño severo (como Dona Reed en It’s A Wonderful Life)....
two parrots on their perch
This is Max, a Red Lored Amazon Parrot. He is about 20 years old - pretty young for a parrot since they can live to be more than 60.  His favorite foods include nuts, seeds, fruits, and berries...