The Friends of Rowan Public Library help make special things happen at the Rowan Public Library. You might be most familiar with the annual book sale, a great bargain sale with all kinds of books. You might even know about the Friends’ Best Seller Rental program which provides extra copies of best sellers for a low weekly rental fee. We have rentals available in DVD and Book formats.
The Friends of Rowan Public Library are that and a whole lot more. They truly do help make things happen. Some other things the Friends do to make library services better for Rowan County citizens include:
Sponsoring the publication of the library’s newsletter, news, etc. Sign up and receive your copy directly by email.
Sponsoring author visits and other literary programs for the public
Sponsoring Literary Road Trips, an exciting literary travel program
Sponsoring the library’s first storytelling festival, which was attended by nearly 2,000 children and adults
Helping support the children’s summer reading program
Helping support library staff development activities
Sponsoring an ongoing book sale at all library locations
Providing volunteers to help with various library programs
Developing and implementing new ideas for the betterment of library services
So, help us help Rowan Public Library continue to be the place where great things are happening by becoming a friend! We appreciate your support and help in everything we do.