Corte Madera Library will be closed for upgrades Nov 27 - Dec 15, reopening on Dec 16. More details.

bookmobile 1960
Apr 10, 2012
Did you know that Marin County had the first Bookmobile service in California?  Starting in 1948 and continuing to the present, Bookmobiles have served library users all over the county. ...
a wall and counter top full of various pieces of art
Apr 7, 2012
From now until May 26, the Stinson Beach Library is hosting artwork by Stinson Beach and Bolinas schoolchildren.    There is a wonderfully full wall of art that showcases all the...
Baseball with Giants logo on it
Mar 30, 2012
All things are possible on opening day!  The team is ready, the peanuts (not to mention the garlic fries!) are available, the stats are flying, the “good luck charms” are in place,...
Mar 23, 2012
What a joy to see the sun shine in the spring and catch the glimpse of beautiful butterflies in the air!  We have such butterfly treasures here in Marin----Cascade Canyon Open Space Preserve...
two parrots on their perch
Mar 18, 2012
This is Max, a Red Lored Amazon Parrot. He is about 20 years old - pretty young for a parrot since they can live to be more than 60.  His favorite foods include nuts, seeds, fruits, and berries...
Little sock monkey toy
Mar 18, 2012
       Did you know that March is the month of the Sock Monkey Madness Festival?  Made out of Rockford Red Heel Work Socks, sock monkeys had their heyday in the...
Field of shamrocks
Mar 10, 2012
Everyone can be Irish on St. Paddy's Day!  Enjoy the "wearin' o the green", make a Leprechaun trap, eat corned beef and cabbage, dance a jig or watch a parade.  And be...
Mar 3, 2012
Well Maile can. When Ted shows Maile a card with a command like "Down" or "Gimmie 5" she actually reads it. Here's proof. This video was taken at a "Read to a Dog Day...
Photo of book cover Art Dog
Mar 3, 2012
Thacher Hurd grew up right here in Mill Valley and now lives in Berkeley with his family.  His father is well known as the illustrator for Goodnight Moon.  His mother was a children’...
Feb 27, 2012
I recently went on a 4-day trip to Disneyland with my husband and two children (5 and 8) and I must say it was a truly magical time for all of us.  Really.  If you happen to...