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  1. Calendar Overlay Landfill & Recycling Schedule (1)
  2. Calendar Overlay Library (39)
  3. Calendar Overlay Main Calendar (2)
  4. Calendar Overlay Social Services (1)

Landfill & Recycling Schedule

  1. Holiday Hours & Locations

    January 20, 2020, All Day

    All Recycling Convenience Centers, The Rowan County Recycling Processing Center and Administrative Offices will be Closed. The Rowan County Landfill located at 789 Campbell Rd. will be OPEN operating on a normal schedule.

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Library

  1. Rowan Public Library Holiday Closing

    January 20, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters

    RPL Headquarters (Salisbury), RPL East (Rockwell), and RPL South (China Grove) will be closed on Monday, January 20. Regular hours resume Tuesday, January 21. Adults. Children's. Family. Teens.

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  2. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 21, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL South

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  3. Storytime: Toddler Time

    January 21, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children 18 to 35 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  4. Noodlehead Storytime

    January 21, 2020, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ RPL East

    An interactive storytime geared for children Pre-K to 5th grade, though all are welcomed. Family.

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  5. Art Class

    January 21, 2020, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ RPL East

    For Pre-K to 5th graders to learn art terms, techniques and work on art projects. 30-45 minutes. Children. Family.

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  6. Teen: Bullet Journaling 101

    January 21, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Stanback Auditorium

    Learn how to create a bullet journal that is uniquely suited to your interests and needs. All supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own notebook, pens, markers, and other supplies as desired. This program is designed for teens in 6th-12th grade. Questions? Call 704-216-8229. Teens.

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  7. Storytime: Baby Time

    January 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children from birth to 23 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  8. Baby-Toddler Tea Party

    January 22, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL South- Meeting Room

    This special Baby-Toddler storytime guarantees fun for every child! Refreshments will be served. A responsible caretaker (age 16+) must accompany children 8 and under. Questions? Call 704-216-7729. Children. Family.

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  9. Storytime: Baby—Toddler Time

    January 22, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL South

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children from birth to 35 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  10. Scavenger Hunt: Snow Animals

    January 23, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ RPL Headquarters

    At HQ and South. Can you find these snow animals hidden throughout the children’s room? Complete the challenge and get a prize! This scavenger hunt will run through September 30. For more information, call 704-216-8234(HQ) or 704-216-7728 (South). Children. Family.

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  11. Scavenger Hunt: Whiteout!

    January 23, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ RPL East

    Missing! Answer clues and riddles to solve the mystery of where two Siberian tigers are hiding after they escaped from a nearby zoo. Discover their hiding place and be entered into a raffle contest for a literary-themed prize. This scavenger hunt will run through January 31. For more information, call 704-216-7842. Available during operation hours. Children. Family.

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  12. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 23, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  13. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 23, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL East

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  14. Noodlehead Storytime

    January 23, 2020, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    An interactive storytime geared for children Pre-K to 5th grade, though all are welcomed. Family.

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  15. Teen: Bullet Journaling 101

    January 23, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL East - Meeting Room

    Learn how to create a bullet journal that is uniquely suited to your interests and needs. All supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own notebook, pens, markers, and other supplies as desired. This program is designed for teens in 6th-12th grade. Questions? Call 704-216-8229. Teens.

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  16. Art Class

    January 23, 2020, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    For Pre-K to 5th graders to learn art terms, techniques and work on art projects. 30-45 minutes. Children. Family.

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  17. Char's Stars: Beaded Snowflakes

    January 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    Learn how to make a beaded snowflake using pipe cleaners and small beads. This activity enhances eye and hand coordination and creating simple patterns. A responsible caretaker (age 16+) must accompany children 8 and under. For more information, call 704-216-8234. Children. Family.

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  18. Gardening Party Saturdays: Farm Dreams/Farm Connections

    January 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ RPL South- Meeting Room

    Farm Dreams / Farm Connections is a small farm and farming networking event that will feature a workshop on farming technology, its use in sustainability, including a drone demonstration from Ashlyn Ozment and information from Agriprenuer Academy. Learn about farm funding, grants, farming resources, and more! Come share farming enthusiasm, make new friends at a fun-filled experience, and maybe even win a raffle! Questions? Call 704-216-7731. Adults.

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  19. Bilingual Storytime

    January 27, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This weekly storytime will help children learn basic Spanish vocabulary. This program is geared for babies to preschool ages. For more information, call Aida at 704-216-8234. Family.

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  20. Storytime: Baby—Toddler Time

    January 27, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL East - Meeting Room

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children from birth to 35 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  21. Escape Room: Snow Bound

    January 27, 2020, 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ RPL East - Meeting Room

    Danger! While on a winter retreat your family’s cabin loses electricity. As you start down the mountain, you get an alert on your phone that two Siberian tigers have escaped from the nearby zoo!  This program is appropriate for all ages and will engage individuals in riddles and puzzles of all sorts. The escape room will run every 30 minutes, beginning at 4 pm, and each time slot can include up to 6 people. Registration is preferred. For more information and to reserve your time, call 704-216-7842. Family. Teens. Adults. Children.

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  22. PJ Storytime

    January 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    Children ages 12 and under are invited to wear their pajamas, bring their favorite stuffed animal, and listen to bedtime stories with Ms. Char. A variety of bedtime stories will be read. A responsible caretaker (age 16+) must accompany children 8 and under. Questions? Call 704-216-8234. Children. Family.

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  23. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 28, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL South

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  24. Storytime: Toddler Time

    January 28, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children 18 to 35 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  25. Noodlehead Storytime

    January 28, 2020, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ RPL East

    An interactive storytime geared for children Pre-K to 5th grade, though all are welcomed. Family.

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  26. Art Class

    January 28, 2020, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ RPL East

    For Pre-K to 5th graders to learn art terms, techniques and work on art projects. 30-45 minutes. Children. Family.

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  27. Teen: Choose Your Own Adventure

    January 28, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Stanback Auditorium

    Travel through the library and attempt to survive a game based around the popular Choose Your Own Adventure book series. This program is designed for teens in 6th-12th grade. Questions? Call 704-216-8229. Teens.

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  28. Book Bites

    January 28, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ RPL South- Meeting Room

    Refreshments will be served, and new members are welcome. This month’s selection is Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver.  Contact Paulette at 704-216-7731 or Paulette.Stiles@rowancountync.gov for details. Adults.

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  29. Storytime: Baby Time

    January 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children from birth to 23 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  30. Storytime: Baby—Toddler Time

    January 29, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL South

    This highly interactive, 30-minute program is for children from birth to 35 months old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  31. Crafty Kids

    January 29, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    Children ages 12 and under are invited to explore their crafty side using a variety of materials and techniques to create art! This program will be held in the HQ Children’s Room. A responsible caretaker (age 16+) must accompany children 8 and under. For more information, contact Aida at 704-216-8234. Children. Family.

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  32. Scavenger Hunt: Snow Animals

    January 30, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ RPL Headquarters

    At HQ and South. Can you find these snow animals hidden throughout the children’s room? Complete the challenge and get a prize! This scavenger hunt will run through September 30. For more information, call 704-216-8234(HQ) or 704-216-7728 (South). Children. Family.

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  33. Scavenger Hunt: Whiteout!

    January 30, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ RPL East

    Missing! Answer clues and riddles to solve the mystery of where two Siberian tigers are hiding after they escaped from a nearby zoo. Discover their hiding place and be entered into a raffle contest for a literary-themed prize. This scavenger hunt will run through January 31. For more information, call 704-216-7842. Available during operation hours. Children. Family.

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  34. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 30, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL East

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  35. Storytime: Preschoolers

    January 30, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This highly interactive, 30-45 minute program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their adult caregivers. Family.

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  36. Noodlehead Storytime

    January 30, 2020, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    An interactive storytime geared for children Pre-K to 5th grade, though all are welcomed. Family.

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  37. Teen: Choose Your Own Adventure

    January 30, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL East - Meeting Room

    Travel through the library and attempt to survive a game based around the popular Choose Your Own Adventure book series. This program is designed for teens in 6th-12th grade. Questions? Call 704-216-8229. Teens.

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  38. Art Class

    January 30, 2020, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    For Pre-K to 5th graders to learn art terms, techniques and work on art projects. 30-45 minutes. Children. Family.

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  39. Rowan Public Library Closings

    January 31, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ RPL Headquarters

    RPL Headquarters (Salisbury), RPL East (Rockwell), and RPL South (China Grove) will be closed Friday, January 31. Regular hours resume Saturday, February 1. Adult. Children. Family. Teen.

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Main Calendar

  1. Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) Meeting

    January 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Room

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  2. Planning Board Monthly Meeting

    January 27, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Room

    The monthly Planning Board meeting starts at 7:00 PM on the fourth Monday of every month. The meeting takes place at 130 W Innes St. Salisbury, NC 28144. The case files for the meeting can be found on the Planning Board webpage located in the side bar. Cass file are added within ten days of the meeting. For more information please contact the Planning Department at 704-216-8588.

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Social Services

  1. Department of Social Services Board Meeting

    January 28, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Large Conference Room at the Department of Social Services

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