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 Not everyone has the amazing skill of Maura Pozek (the high school student who made a prom dress out of corrugated cardboard) but almost anyone can upcycle a t-shirt. Here are some links to...
Here's a Science Friday video of the week in which a hard-boiled egg spins in a puddle of milk and looks like a tiny sprinkler system.   For more Egg-speriments check out Naked...
Revenge of the Electric Car is a documentary about the resurgence of the electric vehicle in the world marketplace.  It is the sequel to Who Killed the Electric Car?, which documented the...
 Whether rich, poor, or somewhere in between, most people are unaware that their relationship with money is fraught with an emotional charge that colors their financial dealings.  By...
Peeps Diorama Contest Winner
The Civic Center Peeps Diorama Contest has a winner! Library visitors voted on which of the 17 diorama entries was their choice for the Peeple’s Choice Award. Winning dioramas were also...
Dog wearing lab goggles
Afraid to experiment or try out a new idea?  Check out this great encouraging article in the Handful of Salt Blog----if you've got a library card you're already on your way!Read more in...
Maura Pozek's cardboard prom dress
                  USA Today reports that prom spending is averaging $1,078 this year, up from $807 last year...
Mariela Herrera at Point Reyes Library
Mariela Herrera, who comes from Chile, played the guitar and sang with children at West Marin School and at the Point Reyes Library on Monday to help us celebrate one of our favorite days - El día...
New book reviewed on NPR - Fresh AirDrift: The Unmooring Of American Military Powerby Rachel MaddowIn her new book, Drift: the Unmooring of American Military Power,  Rachel Maddow,  ...
Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake
New book reviewed on NPR - Fresh AirLots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna QuindlenAnna Quindlen is a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer whose new memoir, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake, explores her...