A book party for “tweens” will kick off the first week of March at the Oakdale Library with a “Superhero” theme. Kids, ages 8-12, will be able to share their love of graphic novels, vote on their favorite superhero, and participate in “Dog Man” themed activities. “Swoop in” to the library on Tuesday, March 5 at 3 p.m. for this special program.
The library will also celebrate “Dr. Seuss Week” March 4-9. The Cat has lost his Hat; locate it for him in the Children’s Library and get a prize. Also, on Wednesday, March 6, at 3:30 p.m., there will be a special “Cat in the Hat Pencil Toppers” craft offered. Children can imagine and create unique pencil toppers using pipe cleaners, felt, and more.
The library’s special Adult Learning Series begins on Thursday, March 7 at 10 a.m. with a discussion focusing on the high points and options that open up when you are “TURNING 65.” Speakers from Stanislaus County Aging and Veterans Services Medicare HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program) will help participants understand Medicare benefit coverage and limitations, explore options, and help make informed decisions about this important coverage. This program is free and no sign-up is necessary.