All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, July 3 & Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day.

South Novato Library reopening July 1 in new location at 931 C St, Novato. More details.

Sep 16, 2013
This installment: Pullman’s take on Grimm; Indians in the northwest circa 1899; a Canadian novel about a girl who sees auras; all the times the Thames froze, illustrated; and a CD of 100 poems...
Fairfax Art Show Sept 2013 Tree by Torrey
Sep 13, 2013
Visit the Fairfax Library this September to see “Evolution of a Landscape” by local artist John Torrey. This new series of 13 paintings begins with a colorfully expressionistic landscape...
Sep 9, 2013
This installment: expats in Trinidad; comic, homey memoir; stories placed in Jamaica; domestic English satire; chilling early mystery by Gillian Flynn; and a charming British mystery;  ...
Sep 6, 2013
Plan to celebrate "Mischief and Mayhem Day" this Friday the 13th!  It's officially Roald Dahl Day----for more info visit http://www.roalddahlday.info/And while you're at it,...
Sep 3, 2013
This installment: an autistic girl finds self-expression; a charming but feckless guy wanders the West; a sweet, illustrated story about a missing cat; an obscure Terry Pratchett novel; a compendium...
Marin City LIbrary Remodel
Aug 29, 2013
The Marin City Library reopened on Wednesday, August 28 after undergoing renovations funded by Measure A.  Thanks to all in the community who supported the library! Improvements include:...
The illustrated guide to chickens : how to choose them, how to keep them
Aug 28, 2013
Raising backyard chickens has become very popular in Marin County in the past few years.  Not only do chickens provide fresh eggs, they also help keep gardens free of insects and other pests....
Aug 27, 2013
 I would like to congratulate the raffle winners in our first of two raffle drawings!  Our second raffle drawing will be held on Saturday August 31, 2013.Special thanks to our assistant...
Aug 26, 2013
This installment: an eccentric forges a zig-zag path to maturity; a reporter makes peace with his gay son; a Nice Jewish Boy becomes a Lovely Lady; a powerful sequel to Lowry’s The Giver;...
Aug 23, 2013
As many children in Marin County return to school this week with backpacks, pens, pencils and notebooks we’d like every child  to  get  the most important school supply of all-...