San Rafael Public Library

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Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books 10:00 am
Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books @ Friends Books
  Friends of the San Rafael Library will offer a Half Price Sale Friday & Saturday, March 1 & 2. …read more
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Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books 10:00 am
Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Half Price Book Sale at Friends Books @ Friends Books
  Friends of the San Rafael Library will offer a Half Price Sale Friday & Saturday, March 1 & 2. …read more
Canceled – Virtual Reality 10:30 am
Canceled – Virtual Reality
Mar 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Canceled - Virtual Reality @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
This session has been canceled. Please drop in to our location at the Northgate Mall any time to use our …read more
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Chinese Mahjong @ the Library 1:00 pm
Chinese Mahjong @ the Library
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Chinese Mahjong @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us for free Chinese Mahjong classes meeting every 1st & 3rd  Sundays from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. All levels …read more
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Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop 1:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Spanish Workshop Learn and practice speaking Spanish in a variety of everyday social settings: …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Mar 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Chess Club for Adults & Teens 7:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens @ San Rafael Public Library
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it’s all about? Visit our chess club! Feel free to drop …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
First Wednesday Art Talk – Monet: The Late Years 1:00 pm
First Wednesday Art Talk – Monet: The Late Years
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
First Wednesday Art Talk - Monet: The Late Years @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
The exhibition features fifty paintings by Claude Monet dating mainly from 1913 to 1926, the final phase of his long …read more
Math Club 2:45 pm
Math Club
Mar 6 @ 2:45 pm – 5:30 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Come to Math Club at the Library! Math club will provide students in 3rd-7th grades the opportunity to practice math skills …read more
CLUB VR+ 3:00 pm
CLUB VR+
Mar 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
CLUB VR+ @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join our new CLUB VR+, try our new Virtual Reality Oculus system, learn how to do 3D printing, tinker with …read more
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Ven a escuchar historias bilingues y aprender nuevas canciones en Inglés y Español. Esta lectura es para todas las edades, especialmente para …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Mar 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Great Books Reading and Discussion Group 1:30 pm
Great Books Reading and Discussion Group
Mar 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Great Books Reading and Discussion Group @ San Rafael Public Library
Great Books Reading and Discussion Group Join the group for a monthly discussion of literature as “a fun and challenging …read more
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I 5:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I
Mar 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
   Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I with Elizabeth Rodis-Jamero This is a free 6 week class for beginners, each …read more
Intercambio Marin 6:00 pm
Intercambio Marin
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Intercambio Marin @ Wellness Campus - Marin Health and Human Services | San Rafael | California | United States
Intercambio Marin is a weekly, one-on-one language exchange program for English and Spanish speakers. Native speakers of both languages are paired-up or put in …read more
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Process Art 1:00 pm
Process Art
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Process Art @ San Rafael Public Library
Process Art emphasizes the process of making art. It is about the experience children have while they are creating. Children …read more
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Virtual Reality 3:15 pm
Virtual Reality
Mar 10 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Reality @ Library Meeting Room
VIVE -Virtual Reality: Whether you’ve experimented with virtual reality systems or not, here is your chance to try out one …read more
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Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop 1:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Spanish Workshop Learn and practice speaking Spanish in a variety of everyday social settings: …read more
Monday Night Reading/Discussion Group 6:30 pm
Monday Night Reading/Discussion Group
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Downtown library has a reading/discussion group that meets on the 2nd Monday of the month (except where noted for holidays) …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Mar 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Topics in Genealogy 2:00 pm
Topics in Genealogy
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Our speaker, Jeffery Vaillant, Director of the Marin County Genealogy Society and genealogy junkie, loves a challenge, so come with …read more
Virtual Reality 4:00 pm
Virtual Reality
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Virtual Reality @ Library Meeting Room
VIVE -Virtual Reality: Whether you’ve experimented with virtual reality systems or not, here is your chance to try out one …read more
Chess Club for Adults & Teens 7:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens @ San Rafael Public Library
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it’s all about? Visit our chess club! Feel free to drop …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Math Club 2:45 pm
Math Club
Mar 13 @ 2:45 pm – 5:30 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Come to Math Club at the Library! Math club will provide students in 3rd-7th grades the opportunity to practice math skills …read more
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Ven a escuchar historias bilingues y aprender nuevas canciones en Inglés y Español. Esta lectura es para todas las edades, especialmente para …read more
Sundown Cinema 6:30 pm
Sundown Cinema
Mar 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Sundown Cinema @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us March 13, 2019 at 6:30pm for a monthly movie screening and discussion in the library meeting room. We’ll be watching …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Mar 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
NEW! Northgate Book Club 1:00 pm
NEW! Northgate Book Club
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
NEW! Northgate Book Club @ Peet's Coffee
Join us for a new book club at Peet’s Coffee at the Northgate Mall! Peet’s is located on the outside …read more
Memory Lab Workshop 1:30 pm
Memory Lab Workshop
Mar 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Memory Lab Workshop @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Treasured family photos, slides, negatives, and documents are often fragile and easily damaged by a variety of environmental factors. Learn …read more
Builder’s Club 3:30 pm
Builder’s Club
Mar 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Builder's Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Children ages five and older are invited to join us at Builders Club. We provide the Legos, you bring the …read more
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I 5:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
   Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I with Elizabeth Rodis-Jamero This is a free 6 week class for beginners, each …read more
Intercambio Marin 6:00 pm
Intercambio Marin
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Intercambio Marin @ Wellness Campus - Marin Health and Human Services | San Rafael | California | United States
Intercambio Marin is a weekly, one-on-one language exchange program for English and Spanish speakers. Native speakers of both languages are paired-up or put in …read more
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Sing and Dance with Miss Kitty 10:30 am
Sing and Dance with Miss Kitty
Mar 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Sing and Dance with Miss Kitty @ San Rafael City Hall, City Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
Miss Kitty will join us for a series of fun family concerts that are just right for kids birth to …read more
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Knitting Circle @ the Library 10:00 am
Knitting Circle @ the Library
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Knitting Circle @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
This free program meets every 3rd Saturday of the month from 10 am – 12 noon. We are so fortunate …read more
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Chinese Mahjong @ the Library 1:00 pm
Chinese Mahjong @ the Library
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Chinese Mahjong @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Join us for free Chinese Mahjong classes meeting every 1st & 3rd  Sundays from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. All levels …read more
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Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop 1:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Spanish Workshop Learn and practice speaking Spanish in a variety of everyday social settings: …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Mar 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Color Me Calm – Adult Coloring Group 2:00 pm
Color Me Calm – Adult Coloring Group
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Color Me Calm - Adult Coloring Group @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
Color Me Calm Adult Coloring Group 3rd Tuesdays at 2 pm (no class in November) Coloring isn’t just for kids…it’s …read more
Chess Club for Adults & Teens 7:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens @ San Rafael Public Library
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it’s all about? Visit our chess club! Feel free to drop …read more
POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! 7:00 pm
POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future!
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! @ Terra Linda Community Center
Our community meetings have been postponed until April. Updated dates will be posted soon! The City of San Rafael is …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Zentangle @ the Library 2:00 pm
Zentangle @ the Library
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Zentangle @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
We’re now providing 2 classes on the same day  – always the 3rd Wednesday, at 2 pm and at 6 …read more
CLUB VR+ 3:00 pm
CLUB VR+
Mar 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
CLUB VR+ @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Join our new CLUB VR+, try our new Virtual Reality Oculus system, learn how to do 3D printing, tinker with …read more
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Ven a escuchar historias bilingues y aprender nuevas canciones en Inglés y Español. Esta lectura es para todas las edades, especialmente para …read more
Zentangle @ the Library 6:00 pm
Zentangle @ the Library
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Zentangle @ the Library @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
We’re now providing 2 classes on the same day  – always the 3rd Wednesday, at 2 pm and at 6 …read more
POSTPONED!! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! 7:00 pm
POSTPONED!! Community Meeting: Help shape the future!
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
POSTPONED!! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! @ San Rafael City Council Chambers
Our community meetings have been postponed until April. Updated dates will be posted soon! The City of San Rafael is …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Mar 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I 5:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I @ Library Meeting Room | San Rafael | California | United States
   Pen & Ink Botanical Illustration I with Elizabeth Rodis-Jamero This is a free 6 week class for beginners, each …read more
Intercambio Marin 6:00 pm
Intercambio Marin
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Intercambio Marin @ Wellness Campus - Marin Health and Human Services | San Rafael | California | United States
Intercambio Marin is a weekly, one-on-one language exchange program for English and Spanish speakers. Native speakers of both languages are paired-up or put in …read more
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The Next Chapter: “I just can’t hear on the phone…” 2:00 pm
The Next Chapter: “I just can’t hear on the phone…”
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Next Chapter: "I just can't hear on the phone..." @ Library Meeting Room
“I just can’t hear on the phone…but with Captioned Telephone, I can “see what they say®.”   If you’ve ever missed …read more
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POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! 11:00 am
POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future!
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
POSTPONED! Community Meeting: Help shape the future! @ Albert J. Boro Community Center
Our community meetings have been postponed until April. Updated dates will be posted soon! The City of San Rafael is …read more
Read to a Dog 11:00 am
Read to a Dog
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Readers aged 5 and older are invited to book an appointment to read to a dog at the San Rafael …read more
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Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop 1:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Workshop
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Practice Speaking Spanish – A Conversational Spanish Workshop Learn and practice speaking Spanish in a variety of everyday social settings: …read more
Scott & Zelda: The Beautiful Fools 7:00 pm
Scott & Zelda: The Beautiful Fools
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scott & Zelda: The Beautiful Fools @ Falkirk Cultural Center
Scott & Zelda: The Beautiful Fools…a lively, interactive, literary event! Monday, March 25, 7:00 – 8:00 pm at Falkirk Cultural …read more
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Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose 10:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose
Mar 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Baby Time! Mother Goose on the Loose @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Baby Time! is a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate …read more
Keynote for iPad Interest Group 2:00 pm
Keynote for iPad Interest Group
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KEYNOTE FOR iPAD INTEREST GROUP Fourth Tuesday of each month, 2:00 PM The GGCS (Golden Gate Computer Society), in conjunction …read more
Virtual Reality 4:00 pm
Virtual Reality
Mar 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Virtual Reality @ Library Meeting Room
VIVE -Virtual Reality: Whether you’ve experimented with virtual reality systems or not, here is your chance to try out one …read more
Teen Advisory Board 6:00 pm
Teen Advisory Board
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Advisory Board @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Come participate in our Teen Advisory Board! TAB is a place where you can share your opinions and directly improve …read more
Chess Club for Adults & Teens 7:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chess Club for Adults & Teens @ San Rafael Public Library
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it’s all about? Visit our chess club! Feel free to drop …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Math Club 2:45 pm
Math Club
Mar 27 @ 2:45 pm – 5:30 pm
Math Club @ San Rafael Public Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Come to Math Club at the Library! Math club will provide students in 3rd-7th grades the opportunity to practice math skills …read more
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia 6:00 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Storytime / Lectura de Cuentos Para Toda La Familia @ Pickleweed Library | San Rafael | California | United States
Ven a escuchar historias bilingues y aprender nuevas canciones en Inglés y Español. Esta lectura es para todas las edades, especialmente para …read more
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime
Mar 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, puppets, and Mother Goose. For children birth to 5 years old, accompanied by …read more
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años 11:30 am
Toddler Storytime / Lectura de cuentos para niños de 0 a 3 años
Mar 28 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lectura de cuentos bilingües para niños de 0 a 3 años. Jueves a las 11:30 am. Seguido por 30 minutos …read more
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil 1:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil @ City Hall Council Chambers | San Rafael | California | United States
If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it …read more
Intercambio Marin 6:00 pm
Intercambio Marin
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Intercambio Marin @ Wellness Campus - Marin Health and Human Services | San Rafael | California | United States
Intercambio Marin is a weekly, one-on-one language exchange program for English and Spanish speakers. Native speakers of both languages are paired-up or put in …read more
The Economics of Climate Change with Jon Haverman 6:30 pm
The Economics of Climate Change with Jon Haverman
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Climate change is one of the most significant challenges humanity faces, but economics can help us understand the problem and …read more
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Citizenship Legal Clinic 4:00 pm
Citizenship Legal Clinic
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Citizenship Legal Clinic @ Pickleweed Library
One-on-one Naturalization Screenings with Marin New Americans Campaign. If you can answer “Yes” to the following questions, You are likely …read more
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