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All Things Apple! Thursdays from 1:00 - 3:00 pm in City Hall Council ChambersBlack Friday (and Saturday) Book Sale at Friends Books, November 29 & 30, 10:00 - 4:00 pm. C Street between 4th & 5thChinese Mahjong, Sundays, December 1 & 15, 1:00 - 4:00 pm Please register at the service desk.The Economics of Immigration, a discussion with Dr. Jon Haveman, Monday December 2, 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Library Meeting RoomHoliday Book Sale at Friends Books, Tuesday thru Saturday, December 3 -7, 1016 C Street, between 4th & 5th1st Wednesday Art Talk: Genghis Khan, Hero or Tyrant? December 4, 1:00 - 2:00 pm in Council Chamberswith Chris Johnson, Saturday, December 7, 1:00 - 2:30 pmTopics in Genealogy, Tuesday, December 10, 2:00-3:30 pm Genealogy 101 - Low Hanging Fruit - Census Records

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  • Ghost Stories at the Haunted Falkirk Masion: Online Series

    We were terribly disappointed to cancel our Ghost Stories at the Haunted Falkirk Mansion events due to the PSPS power …read more

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  • Holds and Due Dates Extended

      The power is back on at the San Rafael libraries! If you’ve been anxiously waiting to pick up your …read more

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  • Macmillan Embargo on Libraries

    If you’re a fan of ebooks you might have noticed that the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries around the …read more

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  • Downtown Library

    Hours
    Sun: 1-5
    Mon: 1-8
    Tues, Weds, Thurs: 10-8
    Fri & Sat: 10-5

    Contact
    (415) 485-3323

    Address
    1100 E Street (at 5th Avenue)
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Pickleweed Library

    Hours
    Sun & Mon: Closed
    Tues & Weds: 1-8
    Thurs: 11-8
    Fri & Sat: 11-5

    Contact
    (415) 485-3483

    Address
    50 Canal Street
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Northgate Pop-Up Library

    Hours
    Mon, Weds, Thurs: 1-8
    Fri, Sat, Sun: 1-5
    Tues: closed

    Contact
    (415) 524-2694

    Address
    5800 Northgate Drive
    San Rafael, CA 94903

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