Events & Classes

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Stanislaus County Library. All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

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Beat the Heat Week
Open hours
 Beat the Heat Week
Wednesday, Jul. 26, Open hours
Denair
Stay out of the heat and hang out at the library. We will have coloring pages, puzzles and board games.
Oakdale Wiggle Worms
10:00 am & 11:00 am
 Oakdale Wiggle Worms
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 10:00 am & 11:00 am
Oakdale
Enjoy storybooks, lap bounces, music, dancing, rhythm activities, fingerplays and more at this special program for babies, active toddlers, and adult caregivers.  (20 minutes)
Salida Wiggle Worms
10:00 am and 11:00 am
 Salida Wiggle Worms
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 10:00 am and 11:00 am
Salida
Enjoy storybooks, lap bounces, music, dancing, rhythm activities, fingerplays and more at this special program for babies, active toddlers, and adult caregivers. (20 minutes)
Newman Preschool Story Time
10:00 am
 Newman Preschool Story Time
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 10:00 am
Newman
New and classic picture books, flannel board and puppet stories, finger plays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers ages 3-5 and their care givers (30 minutes).
Turlock Wiggle Worms
10:00 am & 11:00 am
 Turlock Wiggle Worms
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 10:00 am & 11:00 am
Turlock
Enjoy storybooks, lap bounces, music, dancing, rhythm activities, fingerplays and more at this special program for babies, active toddlers, and adult caregivers.  (20 minutes)
Modesto Preschool Story Time
10:15 am
 Modesto Preschool Story Time
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 10:15 am
Modesto
New and classic picture books, flannelboard  and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 minutes)
 
Empire Preschool Story Time
11:30 am
 Empire Preschool Story Time
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 11:30 am
Empire
New and classic picture books, flannelboard  and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 minutes)
Free Knit and Crochet Class
3:00 pm
 Free Knit and Crochet Class
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 3:00 pmFree Knit and Croche
Waterford
All experience levels welcome! Please call the Waterford Library to confirm classes: (209) 874-2191.
Patterson LEGO Day
3:30 pm
 Patterson LEGO Day
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 3:30 pm
Patterson
Children will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library. LEGO play helps children develop fine motor skills. Children under 4 are welcome, but must have direct adult supervision.
Modesto LEGO Play
3:30 pm
 Modesto LEGO Play
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 3:30 pm
Modesto
Children will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library. LEGO play helps children develop fine motor skills. Children under 4 are welcome, but must have direct adult supervision.
Space Ships!
4:00 pm
 Space Ships!
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 4:00 pm
Turlock
Participants will have an opportunity to build a variety of flying space ships make out of paper products.  Designed for kids ages 8 and older; younger children must have parental supervision.
Pajama Story Time
6:30-7:00 pm
 Pajama Story Time
Wednesday, Jul. 26, 6:30-7:00 pm
Waterford
Wear your pajamas and join us for a special Story Time for the whole family. All ages are welcome.
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Beat the Heat Week
Open hours
 Beat the Heat Week
Thursday, Jul. 27, Open hours
Denair
Stay out of the heat and hang out at the library. We will have coloring pages, puzzles and board games.
Monster Craft
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
 Monster Craft
Thursday, Jul. 27, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Keyes
Kids can make their own personalized silly monsters with googly eyes.

 
Salida Preschool Story Time
10:00 am
 Salida Preschool Story Time
Thursday, Jul. 27, 10:00 am
Salida
New and classic picture books, flannelboard and prop stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 minutes)
Turlock Preschool Story Time
10:00 am & 11:00 am
 Turlock Preschool Story Time
Thursday, Jul. 27, 10:00 am & 11:00 am
Turlock
New and classic picture books, flannelboard and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 minutes).  Story Time is designed for 3 - 6 year olds, but all ages are welcome.
Salida Wee Move and Play
10:30 am
 Salida Wee Move and Play
Thursday, Jul. 27, 10:30 am
Salida
Join us after Preschool Story Time for a half hour of music, movement and sensory play. Children can enjoy unstructured play while socializing with their peers. 
Hughson Preschool Story Time
11:30 am
 Hughson Preschool Story Time
Thursday, Jul. 27, 11:30 am
Hughson
New and classic picture books, flannelboard  and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 mi...read more
Summer Fun Thursdays: Build a City
1 pm
Summer Fun Thursdays: Build a City
Thursday, Jul. 27, 1 pm
Patterson
Work together to build a large city inside the library.  
Newman LEGO Day
3:30 pm
 Newman LEGO Day
Thursday, Jul. 27, 3:30 pm
Newman
Children will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library.  LEGO play helps children develop fine motor skills.  Children under 4 are welcome, but must have direct parental supervision.
Balloon Rocket Races
3:30 pm
 Balloon Rocket Races
Thursday, Jul. 27, 3:30 pm
Empire
Hook your balloon racer to the track and watch it zip off! Children will create simple balloon rockets and race them for small prizes while supplies last. All materials will be provided, but children under the age of 4 must have direct parental supervision.
DIY SLIME!
3:30 pm
 DIY SLIME!
Thursday, Jul. 27, 3:30 pm
Ceres
Join us as we make an ooogy, gooey mess with Slime! Make your own to take home. All materials will be provided. Children 5 and under will require adult supervision and assistance. 
Salida Tween Book Club
4:00 pm
 Salida Tween Book Club
Thursday, Jul. 27, 4:00 pm
Salida
Designed for ages 9-12. Join us to discuss your favorite books and participate in fun games and activities. This month’s book club selection is the graphic novel Drama by Raina Telgemeier. Please contact the Library to reserve your copy at 209-543-7353.
 
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Modesto Comix Club
4 pm
 Modesto Comix Club
Thursday, Jul. 27, 4 pmModesto Comix Club
Modesto
Like to read? So do we! Come hang out on the last Thursday of every month for discussions, games and activities featuring our comic of the month. This month we will be discussing the Big Nate series by Lincoln Peirce. Comix Club is suggested for ages 8 and up. ...read more
Cuentos en Español
6:15 pm
 Cuentos en Español
Thursday, Jul. 27, 6:15 pm
Modesto
Libros nuevos y clásicos, cuentos contados con marionetas o franela, rimas, música y baile para niños de todas las edades con énfasis a aquellos entre los 3 y 6 años de edad y para sus proveedores de cuidado. 
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Beat the Heat Week
Open hours
 Beat the Heat Week
Friday, Jul. 28, Open hours
Denair
Stay out of the heat and hang out at the library. We will have coloring pages, puzzles and board games.
Newman Wee Move and Play
10:00 am
 Newman Wee Move and Play
Friday, Jul. 28, 10:00 am
Newman
This program for toddler and preschool age children features an hour of music, movement and sensory play. Kids can enjoy unstructured play while they socialize with children their own age.
Denair Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Denair Preschool Story Time
Friday, Jul. 28, 10:30 am
Denair
New and classic picture books, flannelboard  and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers aged 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 mi...read more
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Modesto Bilingual Story Time
10:15 am
 Modesto Bilingual Story Time
Saturday, Jul. 29, 10:15 am
Modesto
New and classic picture books in Spanish and English, flannel board or puppet stories, and fingerplays, music and dancing for all children and their caregivers, particularly geared for ages 3-6. (30 minutes)
Drop-In Knitting
1:00 - 2:00 pm
 Drop-In Knitting
Saturday, Jul. 29, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Ceres
Want to learn how to knit? Need assistance with a current project? Come in and meet with our 
own knitting guru Anne-Marie.  Bring your own materials or use ours.  
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Modesto Wiggle Worms
10:15 & 11:15 am
 Modesto Wiggle Worms
Monday, Jul. 31, 10:15 & 11:15 am
Modesto
Enjoy storybooks, lap bounces, music, dancing, rhythm activities, fingerplays and more at this special program for babies, active toddlers, and adult caregivers. (20 minutes)
Riverbank Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Riverbank Preschool Story Time
Monday, Jul. 31, 10:30 am
Riverbank
New and classic picture books, flannelboard  and puppet stories, fingerplays, music and dancing, all for preschoolers ages 3-5 and their caregivers. (30 mi...read more
Ceres Wiggle Worms
10:30 am
 Ceres Wiggle Worms
Monday, Jul. 31, 10:30 am
Ceres
Enjoy storybooks, lap bounces, music, dancing, rhythm activities, fingerplays and more at this special program for babies, active toddlers, and adult caregivers.  (20 minutes)
 
     
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