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All Things Apple! Thursdays from 1:00 - 3:00 pm in City Hall Council ChambersPoetry & the Natural World Writing Workshop, Tuesday, October 22, 5:30 - 7:30 pmEconomic Inequality with Dr. Jon Haveman, Wednesday, October 23, 5:30 - 8:00 pmLearn to preserve your important photos, slides, negatives, and documents. Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 - 7:30 pmGreat Books Discussion Group, 1st Thursdays, November 7, 1:30 - 3:00 pmTopics in Genealogy, Tuesday, November 12, 2:00-3:30 pm Genealogy 101-Where to Begin-Tools for Keeping Organized

Library updates

  • September is the last month for Kanopy!

    In 2018, the San Rafael Public Library partnered with the Marin County Free Library (MCFL) to provide free access to …read more

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  • privacy concerns

    10/1/2019 UPDATE: will now be available through the month of October! Representatives of LinkedIn Learning (Formerly have reached …read more

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  • September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!

    If you or a family member haven’t thought of getting a library card, come in and get one this month …read more

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  • Downtown Library

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

    (415) 485-3323

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

  • Pickleweed Library

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

    (415) 485-3483

    50 Canal Street
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Northgate Pop-Up Library

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

    (415) 524-2694

    5800 Northgate Drive
    San Rafael, CA 94903

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