Library

Welcome to Your San Anselmo Library

Check out this month's calendar and next month's calendar to see what's going on at your library. All programs and events are free and open to the public.

Logo small

Night of the Poets

Thursday, April 26, 7pm, Library Reading Room

Summoning word wizards and masters of meter! All ages are welcome to participate as a performer or listener in the San Anselmo Public Library's 15th annual Night of the Poets. 

Contact sleyland@townofsananselmo.org or 415-258-4656 to reserve your performance time slot.

Cedars Drawing Workshop pub

Art Day with Cedars: Colorful Drawings           

Wednesday, April 25, 3:30pm, Council Chambers Ages 3-13  welcome!          

 Have fun making colorful drawings in the style of conceptual artist Sol Lewitt, with Daniel Potter, instructor at Cedars Fine Arts Studio. Young children needing assistance should attend with an adult.

Merrie May Faire       

Saturday, May 5, 1-4pm             Town Hall Lawn and Council Chambers

Ages 8-108 welcome!      

Time travel to Elizabethan England for an afternoon with William Shakespeare and friends. Join the San Anselmo Public Library as we host the Guild of St. George for our Merrie May Faire. Your time travel will include:

 Interactive Shakespeare. All the world’s a stage, so come act out some of Shakespeare’s famous lines. Show us your best death scene, and maybe learn some new insults.

Falcons and hawks. Learn how to train your falcon. See (and hear) trained birds fly on command. Our falconers love to answer your questions about birds and their role as hunters.

Music and dancing. Hear the music that Queen Elizabeth listened to, and learn some new but old dance moves.

Crafts. Meet craftspeople and learn how people made things before industrialization.