Civic Center Library will be closed for upgrades Apr 16-30. Reopening tentatively set for May 1. More details.

It's Apple Harvest Time!   How about apple books at your library:Who knew applesauce could be so cool?  Check out this Applesauce Rap:
Bus with word school on it
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...
Who isn’t smitten with Curious George? No matter your age, the inquisitive little fellow who always seems to get into one scrape after another has, in all likelihood, captured your heart....
Jean Craighead George 1920-2012Jean wrote for children. Children are still in love with the wonders of nature, and she was, too. She told them stories about a boy and a falcon, a girl and an elegant...
Postage stamp of Duke Kahanamoku, father of surfing
Our Bookmobile goes to Dillon  Beach 2 times a month which gives us time to watch the amazing surfers in between customers.  Although I can't say that I have ever been on a surfboard,...
If you haven't read books by Diana Wynne Jones, you are in for a treat.  Many have seen the animated movie Howl's Moving Castle by animator Hayao Miyazaki and are unaware of the book by...
Basset hound in front of fan with ears blowing
Warm weather in July and August as the Dog Star Sirius shines above us.  Sirius is the brightest star in the constellation Canis Major, the Large Dog.  What better time to enjoy star...
It's the one on the top, expertly folded by origami aritist Kiyoshi Okada. Take a look at his amazing portfolio, then drop by one of his Thursday classes at the Corte Madera Library. There will...
Affordable housing for all in Marin!  Build your own sandcastle and be king or queen----if only for a day.  Here are two great books from your library to get you started:  ...