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July 20, 2020, 8:00 AM - August 20, 2020, 5:00 PM
You are invited to design, create, and compete with a boat made of recycled materials. All ages welcome! Build and test your boat July 20 through August 17, and join us for the competition on Sunday, August 23, at 2 PM. Stay tuned for more details! This event is sponsored by Horizons Unlimited. #rowancreekweek
July 9, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Do you love creative writing? Are you looking for an online group of teen writers to compare work, share tips, and the overall love of the craft? We do too! Join us on Thursday afternoons at 4pm on Google Hangout for Teen Virtual Writers Club. Writers will experience weekly exercises to help improve the craft, live prompts, peer-to-peer reviews and discussion in online meetings. Writers will utilize Google Apps to share work. This program is designed for teens who are rising 6th-12th graders. Call 704-216-7840 for details. Email Brittney at Brittney.Peters@rowanpubliclibrary.org to get instructions on joining.
July 13, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Enjoy RPL original productions from our own children's staff! There will be new videos posted every Monday and Wednesday for the Month of July. Subscribe to our YouTube channel, Rowan Public Library. Designed for children ages 10 and under.
July 13, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Experience an escape room from your cell phone, tablet, or laptop! Search through the Welcome to Camp Escape website to find clues and unlock virtual locks. Participants who are able to submit answers for all the locks will be entered into a random drawing for a $10 gift card. The link to the game page will be posted on Rowan Public Library’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as rowanpubliclibrary.org. Questions? Email Sydney at Sydney.Smith@rowancountync.gov. Teen.
July 14, 2020, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Test your knowledge of fairy tales, myths and all things fantastical at these family-friendly virtual trivia events! Three bouts are planned and will run via Zoom and Facebook Live at 7:30 pm on July 7, 14 and 21. Each week, individual or group competitors who are Zoom-registered will battle for one $25 gift certificate to South Main Book Company. Participants must register for that week’s “Get Lit(erature)” bout by 3 pm on the day of the competition. Registration opens July 1. To register, email email@example.com and include “Trivia” in the subject line or call 980-432-8670. Zoom instructions will be emailed to registrants by one hour prior to each bout.
Anyone – all ages, registered or not – can play along by answering questions in the comments section during the Facebook Live simulcast. Individuals participating this way are not eligible to win the weekly prizes. Questions? Call 980-432-8670 or email Abby at Abigail.Hardison@rowancountync.gov. Adult. Teen. Family.
July 15, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
July 15, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Do you love writing? Are you looking for an online community of local writers? Join RPL for the Adult Virtual Writer's Club! Weekly, online video meetings allow discussion, group sharing, group writing prompts and peer-to-peer reviews. This program, designed for ages 18 and older, allows writers to connect with each other, find resources to improve their craft, and get tips on publication. Email Brittney at Brittney.Peters@rowancountync.gov for details and information on how to enter the platform, share work via Google Drive, and receive weekly prompts. Adult.
July 16, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 20, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
July 20, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Learn some simple slime recipes that use common household goods. Video tutorials will be posted to Rowan Public Library’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as rowanpubliclibrary.org. Questions? Email Sydney at Sydney.Smith@rowancountync.gov for more information. Teen.
July 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
July 22, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
July 22, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
July 23, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 24, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
In this DIY video tutorial, learn how to make refreshing botanical drinks using fruits, flowers, herbs, and spices. The tutorial will be posted to the Rowan Public Library YouTube Channel. For more information, contact Paulette at Paulette.Stiles@rowancountync.gov. Adult. Family.
July 27, 2020, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
July 27, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Test your trivia knowledge and researching skills to find all the answers for this virtual scavenger hunt! Participants who are able to submit correct answers for all questions will be entered into a random drawing for a $10 gift card. The link to the digital scavenger hunt will be posted on Rowan Public Library’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as rowanpublic library.org. Questions? Email Sydney at Sydney.Smith@rowancountync.gov. Teen.
July 29, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
July 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.
July 14, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Historic Landmarks Commission's monthly meeting is held at 4:00 PM on the second Tuesday of each month. The meeting is held in the Rowan County Planning Department Conference room, 402 N. Main St. Salisbury, NC 28144, Room 204. A link to the HLC page can be found in the sidebar.
July 28, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Large Conference Room at the Department of Social Services