Gingerbread Houses
Nov 28, 2012
Making gingerbread houses is a popular activity for bakers of all ages at this time of the year.  It’s part architecture and part pastry art, and can be a fun activity for the whole...
Nov 28, 2012
Family Holiday Event - A Child's Christmas in WalesThis tale, told by poet Dylan Thomas, is about the Christmases he enjoyed as a boy in his hometown of Swansea, Wales.  Phil Sheridan has...
Discover & Go
Nov 27, 2012
The days are getting shorter, cooler, and rainier -- now is the time to look for fun things to do indoors.  The library can help with that.  We have recently begun to offer a great new...
Nov 26, 2012
This installment: a poignant, profound kids’ book (for everyone); a book on CD about messing up and finding oneself; and a gritty mystery set in Albuquerque.   Wonder by R. J....
Nov 26, 2012
Leave room for the pie this Thanksgiving! Here are some books about pumpkin pie to share:
Nov 24, 2012
Take some time between holidays to enjoy our amazing planet earth.  Here are some books and movies the whole family can enjoy:
Nov 21, 2012
Marin City Library has a fabulous display of student art work including paintings, drawings, and ceramic sculptures created by Tamalpais High School students from Marin City. The exhibit will be on...
The Dust Bowl
Nov 21, 2012
The Dust Bowl was the name given to the Great Plains region devastated by drought in 1930s depression-era America.  If you enjoyed watching Ken Burns’ recent two part documentary by this...
Nov 19, 2012
This installment: a hippie country novel, delicious chick-lit, and cultural challenges   Make It Stay by Joan Frank

Mira Flores, a mythical Northern California wine country town...
Wonder, by RJ Palacio
Nov 15, 2012
"What are the kids reading?" Adults are asking this question more often these days, not so much out of mild curiosity or parental interest, but as a way of getting book referrals for...