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Potter the Otter: A Healthy Adventure

Potter the Otter: A Healthy Adventure

Visit the Nick W. Blom Salida Regional Library to explore this interactive STEM-based exhibit based on the popular children’s book series Potter the Otter, published by FIRST 5 Santa Clara County. The exhibit is designed for children 5 and under and will be available at the library through June 3.

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Summer Reading Challenge Bookmark Contest

Summer Reading Challenge Bookmark Contest

Get ready to Read, Renew, Repeat this summer with our annual Summer Reading Challenge Bookmark contest! All ages are encouraged to submit their original artwork for a chance to have their design featured on bookmarks across our library system. Submit your entry by Tuesday, April 30, at 5 pm.

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Who We Are

We are a system of 13 libraries located in communities throughout Stanislaus County. Stanislaus County Library engages all members of the community and offers access to information, knowledge, and the tools for innovation and personal development.

What We Do

Modesto Library
  • We provide information and reading material in print and electronic formats.
  • We provide special programs for children and teens, designed to enhance learning and encourage a lifelong love of reading.
  • We provide presentations on various topics of interest for adults.
  • We offer a passport application acceptance service.
  • We offer language learning materials.

What We Offer

The Stanislaus County Library provides books, books on CD, magazines, newspapers, premium content databases, and a mobile app, as well as downloadable digital content such as movies, music, TV shows, magazines, audiobooks, and language learning software. The library also offers a robust line-up of programs and presentations that enhance learning at all levels.

Sarah Dentan
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