Here are some of the highlights happening around the Larkspur and Corte Madera Twin Cities area August 1-2.
Looking for practical solutions to environmental problems? Are you wondering how you can make a difference in your community? Start by joining Thursday's free Environmental Forum of Marin Preview Event at the Corte Madera Community Center at 5:30 p.m.
EFM’s Master Class is an ideal course for individuals seeking to deepen their knowledge of environmental issues and those looking to enhance professional credentials regarding sustainability.
Check the or Announcements for more things to do, or to post your own activities. Meanwhile, here are a few things to enjoy today and tomorrow:
• Corte Madera Library Fun: The Corte Madera Library will host a jewelry-making class with Chelsee Robinson on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.
On Thursday at 7 p.m., Eric Norstad will read aloud The Giggler Treatment, the zany story of a talking dog, the Mack children, and the tiny, elf-like Gigglers who try to stop the prank that the Gigglers have mistakenly set in motion to punish Mr. Mack for being mean to his children.
Check the library's calendar listing to see more special events coming in the next few weeks.
• Corte Madera Farmers Market: Looking for some fresh fruit? Try something different with a pluot. And, if you like it, try our recipe of the week, pluot jam. The farmers market visits the Town Center in Corte Madera every Wednesday, noon to 5 p.m.
• Outdoor movies: Marin Country Mart continues its weekly outdoor movie series on Wednesday with The Incredibles. The film starts at 6 p.m. The series continues the following three Wednesdays with The Fantastic Mr. Fox (Aug. 8), Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs (Aug. 15), and Tangled (Aug. 22).
• Turkey Feast: Kerrin Meis begins a six-week series Wednesday on the history and culture of Turkey. The class meets at Book Passage in Corte Madera at 2 p.m. The fee is $150 for the full course. Highlights include the frescoes of Cappadocia, Topkaki Palace in Istanbul and the Blue Mosque.