All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Monday, September 7 for Labor Day.

Aug 6, 2013
Barbara Cooney (August 6, 1917 – March 10, 2000) was an American writer and illustrator of more than 200 children's books published over sixty years. She won two Caldecott Medals...
Aug 5, 2013
This installment: a cataclysmic coming of age memoir; more disappearing girls; Frazier’s laugh-a-minute spoof; Munro’s latest magnificent short stories, a novel set in Rwanda; and a...
Aug 2, 2013
In preparation for the Branch public area remodel later this year, Civic Center staff will be moving to new work space.  This move will provide more room in the Branch for displays of new...
Jul 29, 2013
This installment: a very old favorite by Theroux on CD; a profound Iranian DVD; short funny essays about folly; a teenager in New York dealing with a gay dad; and a novel in which chess and a bad...
Grow Fruit
Jul 25, 2013
Summer is a wonderful time to enjoy fresh fruit.  If you grow your own fruit, be sure to check the Marin Master Gardeners website frequently for tips on growing, pruning, and harvesting fruit....
Jul 23, 2013
Marin City Library to Close for Upgrades
Remodeling starts Aug. 19; reopening tentatively set for Aug. 28The Marin City Library will be closed from Monday, Aug. 19, through Tuesday, Aug. 27,...
Jul 22, 2013
This installment: two fantasy books in a young adult series; a novel that straddles SF and romance genres; the second in the Millett trilogy; and a CD of an old Hispanic favorite .    ...
Jul 19, 2013
Is it too hot in Marin for you?  How do you cool off in Marin’s summer heat?  Head down to Sausalito? Need to find some shady hikes, or a lake where you can swim in Marin?...
Jul 19, 2013
I am tremendously excited to join the Marin County Free Library as the Director of Library Services. I had the great pleasure of visiting all Marin County Free Libraries each month since my...
Tour de France
Jul 17, 2013
This year is the 100th anniversary of the Tour de France.  The race began, for the first time in the Tour’s history, on the Island of Corsica, on Saturday, June 29, and progressed to...