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Anime Bookmark Contest

In celebration of TeenTober, teens ages 12 to 18 are invited to submit their original, anime-themed bookmark ideas. Entries must be submitted by Sept. 30. Winning bookmarks will be distributed throughout the county.

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Youth Craft Fair Sign-Ups

The Youth Craft Fair returns to the Modesto Library on Saturday, Oct. 14. Kids and teens ages 10 to 17 are invited to sell their crafts on the library portico. Space for crafters is limited, and all crafters must pre-register by Sept. 30.

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HelpNow Online Tutoring

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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.

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  • 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.
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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.

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