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  1. All Ages: Noodlehead Science: What's an Eclipse? @ RPL South

    February 24, 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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    RPL South

    Join RPL South Staff as we learn about and prepare for the lunar eclipse coming up in April. Participants will be able to use a Solar Telescope, learn about what happens in an eclipse, create a chalk eclipse, and find out what the library has to offer in science literacy. This event is hosted in partnership with Davidson College and Astrophysicist Kristin Thompson.

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  2. RPL Podcast: Come Gather 'Round Good People, Episode 9: Conversations: Sharing the Song

    February 26, 2024, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Come Gather ‘Round Good People is a quarterly podcast dedicated to informing listeners about the stories behind featured folk songs with a local, regional, or state-wide connection. Episode 9 will include an in-depth interview with a local musician. The podcast will discuss the first traditional song they learned, why it is meaningful, and why they continue to play it today. A performance of the tune will follow the conversation. Visit the RPL Soundcloud channel at bit.ly/RPLSoundCloud.

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  3. Children: Family Storytime @ RPL West

    February 26, 2024, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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    RPL West

    This interactive family storytime is designed for children of all ages and their caregivers.

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  4. Children: Noodlehead Art @ RPL West

    February 26, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL West

    This interactive art program is designed for children K – 5th grade, though all are welcome.

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  5. Teens: Teen Hangout @ RPL South

    February 26, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL South

    Teens ages 11-17 are invited to hang out with friends and complete a jigsaw puzzle.

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  6. Children: Books & Babies @ RPL East

    February 27, 2024, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
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    RPL East

    This interactive program designed for babies and their caregivers includes songs, rhymes, stories, and social time.

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  7. Children: Toddler Time @ RPL East

    February 27, 2024, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    RPL East

    This interactive program is designed for children from 12 to 35 months old and their caregivers.

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  8. Children: Preschooler Storytime @ RPL HQ

    February 27, 2024, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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    RPL Headquarters

    This interactive program includes storytelling and a craft or activity and is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their caregivers.

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  9. Children: Preschooler Storytime @ RPL East

    February 27, 2024, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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    RPL East

    This interactive program includes storytelling and a craft or activity and is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their caregivers.

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  10. Children: Noodlehead Art @ RPL East

    February 27, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL East

    This interactive art program is designed for children K – 5th grade, though all are welcome.

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  11. Adults: Book Bites Book Club @ RPL HQ

    February 27, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    RPL Headquarters - Stanback Auditorium

    Book Bites Book Club is a hybrid adult program that meets in-person at RPL Headquarters and online via Zoom. February’s title is Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver. Light refreshments will be provided for in-person attendees. To learn more, obtain a copy of the book, or get the Zoom meeting information, contact Paulette at Paulette.Stiles@rowancountync.gov.

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  12. Adults: Puzzlin' for Love: We Love Puzzles! @ RPL East

    February 27, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    RPL East

    Register a team of 2-4 people to compete in a puzzle building competition! Teams will race against each other to construct identical jigsaw puzzles within a 1-hour time frame. Prizes will be awarded to the quickest puzzlers; light refreshments will be provided. Registration is required — spots for teams are limited at each RPL location. This program is designed for adults ages 18+. To learn more or register a team to compete, contact Paul at 704-216-7737 or email Paul.Birkhead@rowancountync.gov.

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  13. Children: Family Storytime @ RPL HQ

    February 27, 2024, 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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    RPL Headquarters - Children's Area

    This interactive family storytime is designed for children of all ages and their caregivers.

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  14. Teens: Tabletop Roleplaying Game for Teens @ RPL HQ

    February 27, 2024, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    RPL Headquarters - Hurley Room

    Teens ages 11-17 are invited to play a tabletop roleplaying game where they will slay dragons and find treasure! All materials will be provided. No prior TTRPG experience is necessary. Snacks will be served.

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  15. Children: Books & Babies @ RPL South

    February 28, 2024, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
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    RPL South

    This interactive program designed for babies and their caregivers includes songs, rhymes, stories, and social time.

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  16. Children: Toddler Time @ RPL South

    February 28, 2024, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    RPL South

    This interactive program is designed for children from 12 to 35 months old and their caregivers.

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  17. Children: Preschooler Storytime @ RPL South

    February 28, 2024, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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    RPL South

    This interactive program includes storytelling and a craft or activity and is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their caregivers.

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  18. Virtual Author Talk with Kim Scott

    February 28, 2024, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Kim Scott is the author of Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity and Just Work: How To Root Out Bias, Prejudice, and Bullying to Create a Kick-Ass Culture of Inclusivity and co-founder of Radical Candor, a company that helps people put the ideas in her books into practice. This free, virtual program is open to the public. Rowan Public Library’s Virtual Author Talk series is part of the Library Speakers Consortium. If you enjoy podcasts, author talks, hearing about behind the scenes details, or gaining new perspectives on life, then check the archive of available videos. Archived talks are accessible for free at bit.ly/RPLVirtualAuthorTalks. Registration is optional. Library card numbers are not required.

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  19. Children: Noodlehead Art @ RPL South

    February 28, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL South

    This interactive art program is designed for children K – 5th grade, though all are welcome.

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  20. Teens: Teen Hangout @ RPL West

    February 28, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL West

    Teens ages 11-17 are invited to hang out with friends and complete a jigsaw puzzle.

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  21. Adults: Generative AI & Internet Safety Presentation @ RPL HQ

    February 28, 2024, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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    RPL Headquarters

    February 6 is Safer Internet Day. Safer Internet Day encourages everyone to come together and play their part in improving the internet by making it safer for everyone. Recent developments in artificial intelligence have the potential to improve our information-gathering experiences, but the long-term future of AI is fraught with controversy. Visit RPL for a presentation on the state of AI today and what to look out for when using the internet. The presentation will last one hour.

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  22. Children: Books & Babies @ RPL HQ

    February 29, 2024, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
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    RPL Headquarters

    This interactive program designed for babies and their caregivers includes songs, rhymes, stories, and social time.

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  23. Children: Toddler Time @ RPL HQ

    February 29, 2024, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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    RPL Headquarters

    This interactive program is designed for children from 12 to 35 months old and their caregivers.

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  24. Children: February Scavenger Hunt @ All RPL Branches

    February 29, 2024, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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    All RPL Branches - RPL HQ (Salisbury), RPL East (Rockwell), RPL South (China Grove), RPL West (Cleveland)

    Come join the fun at all branches with a Black History Month-themed scavenger hunt. Child with Caregiver is welcome to visit any of the four branches to complete scavenger hunt and receive a prize.

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  25. Children: Noodlehead Art @ RPL HQ

    February 29, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL Headquarters

    This interactive art program is designed for children K – 5th grade, though all are welcome.

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  26. Teens: Teen Hangout @ RPL East

    February 29, 2024, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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    RPL East

    Teens ages 11-17 are invited to hang out with friends and complete a jigsaw puzzle.

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Planning & Development

  1. Planning Board Monthly Meeting

    February 26, 2024, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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    J. Newton Cohen, Sr. Room

    Monthly meeting of the Rowan County Planning Board. This board is an advisory board that makes recommendations on land use to the Rowan County Board of Commissioners.

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