Library Speaker Series

Library Speaker Series programs have been given by local gardeners, travel agents, art devotees, and many other experts in their field. 

San Anselmo: A Walk in Time
Saturday, November 17
11am, Council Chambers

Travel back in time on a visual tour of downtown San Anselmo with Historical Commissioner Dick Miner. Based on the popular summer program, "A Stroll Through History," Dick will highlight San Anselmo's historical Hub, the role of the railroad in the development of the town, and the changing character of the businesses and architecture on San Anselmo Avenue over the years.

Navigating the College Application Process
Wednesday, November 28
6:30pm, Council Chambers

Are you curious about the college application process for your high school student? Feeling anxious and overwhelmed with the possibilities? Find out what to expect and how to prepare -- without the stress! College Advisor Karen Hawkes from College Concierge Pro and Sharman Bonus, owner of Breakaway Prep, will talk about the college application process, timeline, test prep, and more in this guided presentation for parents of Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors.

The Balkan Mosaic
Saturday, January 26
11am, Council Chambers

The Balkan Peninsula is a region of stunning landscapes and great ethnic and cultural diversity. A mix of Roman, Greek, Venetian, Ottoman, and Austro-Hungarian rule has led to a rich culture, fascinating sights, and a turbulent history. Rea Franjetic of Cosmopolitan Adventure Tours will take you through Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Macedonia, and Kosovo and share the rich cultural heritage of this eclectic region in a visual presentation at your San Anselmo Public Library.