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Check out 12, pre-wrapped children’s books and enjoy a surprise each day before the holidays. This exciting spin on the regular check-out routine is available through December 23. Family. Children.
All RPL Branches
Create holiday cards that will be delivered to active service members in the United States Armed Forces and to veterans at the Hefner VAMC in Salisbury. Patrons can specify if their card(s) is delivered to a certain branch of the USAF or to the VA. However, cards submitted for a branch of the USAF do have specific deadlines: November 6 for cards distributed internationally, December 6 for cards distributed Stateside. Cards submitted December 7-17 will only be delivered to the VA. Family. Children. Teen. Adult.
Celebrate The Polar Express by joining RPL staff for special treats, a Polar Express storytime, games, and crafts. Wear your coziest pajamas and get into the Polar Express spirit! This program is designed for children ages 10 and under. Family. Children.
Need help locating the library resources listed in the website? Not sure how to download Libby, search for content on NC LIVE, or NC Digital Library? Stop by to learn about the various resources available to library cardholders.
NC Digital Library
NC Kids Digital Library
Ancestry Library Edition
ProQuest African American Heritage
Call 704-216-8242 or visit RPL Headquarters’ Hurley Room for assistance during this one-day, for an in-depth tutorial technology assistance demonstration.
Headquarters (Salisbury), East Branch (Rockwell), South Rowan Regional (China Grove), and West Branch (Cleveland) will be closed Friday, December 10 for Staff Development. Regular hours will resume Saturday, December 11. Children. Adult. Teen. Family.
Books, DVDs, coffee-table books, Friends Literary Gift Baskets and book bags for sale.
Cash, credit cards and checks payments accepted.
The Second Saturday Bookshop opens March 14, 10-4 p.m., and every second Saturday of the year at West End Plaza, 1935 Jake Alexander Blvd. W. All proceeds benefit Rowan Public Library.
Hot chocolate is never complete until it is filled to the brim with marshmallows! Help a passenger on the Polar Express fill their mugs with marshmallows! Complete the hunt to be entered into a raffle contest for a prize. Children.
Celebrate this great story by making a train engine out of candy. Limited one kit per person. Kits are available during the month of December while supplies last. Children.
Headquarters (Salisbury), East Branch (Rockwell), South Rowan Regional (China Grove), and West Branch (Cleveland) will be closed Thursday, December 23 through Monday, December 27, 2021. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, December 28, 2021. Children. Adult. Teen. Family.
Headquarters (Salisbury), East Branch (Rockwell), South Rowan Regional (China Grove), and West Branch (Cleveland) will be closed Friday, December 31 and Saturday, January 1, 2022. Regular hours will resume Monday, January 3, 2022. Children. Adult. Teen. Family.