Around the Region (01-02-14)

January 1, 2014 

Stanislaus County


When: Monday through Saturday, March 8

Info: The Stanislaus County Library invites teens ages 13-18 to star in their own original movie trailers. Participants are asked to create a two-minute video featuring their favorite books. The video can contain multimedia such as images, video, animation, music and words to compel the viewer to read the book. Prizes will be awarded at a special reception for all contestants on March 15. Entry forms will be available starting Monday, and videos can be submitted as early as Monday. For more information, call the Modesto branch of the library at (209) 558-7817.



When: Friday, 6 p.m.

Where: Round Table Pizza, 2401 E. Orangeburg Ave.

Info: The Valley Super Singles, a nonprofit group for singles ages 50 and above, will meet for Friday night social hour. New members are welcome. For more information, call Chuck at (209) 579-2347.


When: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Petco, 2021 Evergreen Ave.

Info: Kitty Haven Sanctuary will have healthy, happy, vaccinated, spayed and neutered cats available for adoption. For more details, go to

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