"The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows." -Sydney J. Harris
Effective Saturday, March 28th, Rowan Public Library will follow new operating hours. All three branches, Headquarters in Salisbury, East Branch in Rockwell, and South Branch in China Grove, will have the same hours. The new hours are Monday – Friday 9 am to 6 pm, closed Saturday and Sunday.
Effective March 31, Library operations were limited to curbside only. Library facilities, including computer labs, are closed to the public.
Effective April 13, Curbside Pick Up is by appointment only. Call your nearest branch to make an appointment.
Effective April 30, all materials checked out since March 13 are due June 30, 2020.
RPL has added a new central line to help with phone traffic. For tele-reference assistance, call:
980-432-8670 for RPL’s Central Line
704-216-8243 for RPL Headquarters (Salisbury)
704-216-7840 for RPL East (Rockwell)
704-216-7730 for RPL South (China Grove)
A literate community prospers. RCLC is dedicated to improving the lives of adults, youth and families by enhancing literacy and life skills.
Rowan County Literacy Council provides instruction to Rowan County residents of all ages.
As a non-profit organization, the Council’s primary focus is free and confidential, one-to-one tutoring by trained volunteer tutors. When appropriate, some tutoring may be done in small group settings.