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  • Curiosity

    H is for Hawk!

    Don't forget about "H is for Hawk" tonight, April 15, 7 p.m. Point Reyes Books presents author Helen Macdonald who will talk about her award-winning memoir and about training a goshawk as she mourns her father's death. Free! http://www.ptreyesbooks.com/events/helen-macdonald. At the Dance Palace.
    Posted by
    Elisabeth Ptak
    04/15/2015 - 1:12pm
  • Curiosity

    Submissions to Inverness Almanac #2 - upcoming

    Submission deadline is June 1st, 2015 email: invernessalmanac@gmail.com [1] or send​ to PO Box 712 Inverness, CA 94937 www.​invernessalmanac.com
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    04/01/2015 - 8:58am
  • Curiosity

    Medical Waste Drop Off

    This is a useful site. Tells where to properly dispose medical waste and left over prescriptions. http://www.marincounty.org/depts/cd/divisions/environmental-health-services/medical-waste (I don't think I can put in a direct link; you'll have to copy and paste.)
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    02/17/2015 - 9:01am
  • Curiosity

    Hidden Dragon Petition

    Concern about a proposed large development in West Marin has prompted discussion on this site's Soapbox Forum, accessible to registered users. We received a request to share this information more broadly so we are posting the website here: www.protectwestmarin.org/petition
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    02/02/2015 - 8:00pm
  • Curiosity

    Blog Opening

    Fly on the Wall Tells All carlasteinberg.org
    Posted by
    Carla Steinberg
    07/16/2014 - 5:24pm

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Saturday, April 18th, 2015

Patchy Fog
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Sunday, April 19th, 2015

Partly Sunny
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Monday, April 20th, 2015

Mostly Cloudy
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