Sep 19, 2012
In these days of a close Presidential campaign,  you might decide that politics is a ruthless and dangerous game.  But as a fan of history and historical novels, I have been reading books...
Sep 18, 2012
I am not sure what it is about cars that have been “chopped” and “Von Dutched” but whenever I see one I can’t help but stop to check them out! A couple of weekends ago...
Sep 17, 2012
A riveting memoir, the ultimate parental challenge, and a novel of old and new Vietnam.    What  to Look For in Winter by Candia McWilliam

This is the kind of memoir I...
Sep 14, 2012
On October 13, the Civic Center Library will have been open for 50 years!  As part of our anniversary celebration, we would like to make a display of photos of the Civic Center Library from the...
Sep 13, 2012
Here's a great volunteer opportunity!  If you like to read aloud and share reading experiences with others, consider becoming a reader ini the Corte Madera Library's "Listen...
Sep 12, 2012
September is Organic Harvest Month, initiated in 1992 by the Organic Trade Association.  This is a time to highlight organic agriculture and the growing organic products industry.  It is...
Sep 12, 2012
Are you wondering what you have missed so far this long, hot summer?Maybe you have forgotten the simple pleasure of a tomato sandwich. No, not a BLT, but its savvy sister, the oh so ripe, slices of...
Bus with word school on it
Sep 12, 2012
How can it be that summer vacation is over?  Time for back to school and time to see friends and teachers and maybe make new friends as well.  Here are some fun books about school that are...
Sep 10, 2012
An absurb yet heatbreaking road trip, a nasty yet funny DVD, and another compelling dark English childhood mystery    Another Happy Day (DVD)

This film puts the fun in...
Sep 10, 2012
¿Sabes que celebramos en septiembre? Aparte del cumpleaños fabuloso de mi mami, septiembre es el mes dedicado a obtener tu tarjeta de biblioteca. Los beneficios son numerosos, con una tarjeta...