Marin Magazine - June 2018

In Marin: What's Local and Current

Masked Bandits by Kasia Pawlowska First there are the tracks, 3 to 4 inches, found around the house. Then the droppings, usually close to trees. And then the overturned garbage cans. If any of this rings a bell, you’ve probably…

Three Marin Families Master the Balance of Outdoor Living

Outdoors combine great temps with negligible rain and it’s easy to see why home-dwellers are so into outdoor living. Creating an in-and-out habitat takes a little imagination and a lot of planning; meet three local families who show how it’s done.

Tensions Rise in Richardson Bay

Given a long list of concerns from various groups, is it possible to preserve a historic and rare community where people live in their boats on the bay?

Top Five Picks: Things to Do in June

1) House of RoCo: 25 Years of Home Help RoCo Dance celebrate its anniversary with this premier piece of choreography centering on what makes a house a home. June 1–2, Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium (San Rafael). rocodance.com 2) Join some of wine…

Get Involved: Top Volunteering Opportunities in June

Become a volunteer with Suicide Prevention and Community Counseling. Volunteers receive 40 hours of training that include crisis intervention, telephone counseling and suicide prevention education. buckelew.org/programs/north-bay-suicide-prevention By purchasing your beef and lamb from Stemple Creek Ranch, a family-owned provider of…

A Q&A with Author Ace Smith

We sat down with San Francisco’s Ace Smith to discuss his book The Pitcher and the Dictator, which tells the story of baseball player Satchel Paige and his unique career trajectory.

New In Town

Work The Marin Writers’ Nest in Corte Madera is a new collaborative work and event space in southern Marin offering flexible and affordable co-working opportunities for writers, editors and publishing professionals; marinwritersnest@gmail.com Downtown Fairfax welcomes a new co-working space, The Indie…