All branches of the Marin County Free Library will be closed on Friday, September 19 for MCFL's All-Staff Day. More info.

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...
Jul 16, 2013
As part of the Maker movement, the Webstars created a T-Shirt folding machine. Here are some pics of the creation. Attached are videos and a tutorial if you'd like to create your own.TutorialYou...
Picture of scoops of ice cream
Jul 13, 2013
Looking for a way to beat the summer heat?  Have some fun and make your own ice cream.  The Marin County Free Library  has a variety of materials to help you get started.  Try...
America's Cup
Jul 3, 2013
The opening ceremony of the 34th America’s Cup will take place tomorrow, July 4th, at America’s Cup Park on the San Francisco waterfront. The America’s Cup match will take place...
The week-by-week vegetable gardener's handbook
Jun 22, 2013
There’s still time to plant a summer vegetable garden.   According to the Marin Master Gardeners, when you’re choosing what and when to plant, consider how long it will take...
Jun 17, 2013
Summer is a great time for reading and picnics.  The library has some fun recipes for picnics and barbecues. Try them and delight your family and friends.You can share your favorite summer...
June is Adopt a Cat Month
Jun 13, 2013
It’s kitten season, and millions of adorable kittens are flooding animal shelters across the country.  At this time of the year it’s harder for shelters to find homes for their...
The field guide to fields : hidden treasures of meadows, prairies, and pastures
Jun 1, 2013
 With the arrival of spring, and the return of warm weather, many plants and animals are on full display.  From the flowers in our gardens, to the birds in the trees, and the sounds of the...
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial beginning of summer, and the kick-off for outdoor cooking.  To learn how to cook on your barbecue, or to find some new recipes, turn to your local library...
May is short story month
May 16, 2013
May is Short Story Month.  Check out some collections at your local library.  You can find what’s available by going to the classic catalog in Marinet and typing in “short...