Winter Reading


This year, our Winter Reading program is a bit different due to contact restrictions. We will have everything online through our Facebook page and Facebook event, “RCPL Winter Reading – ALL AGES”  and we have craft kits available for pick up at our drive-through window.    


It’s Winter Reading time at your Rowan County Public Library!

Registration begins on December 14  for ALL AGES.
Scroll down to register for Winter Reading for all ages.

Earn prizes by signing up and recording books read during our Winter Reading event, December 14, 2020 – February 28, 2021. Record your reads on your reading log provided inside your Winter Reading bag. Register and participate to enter for our *prize drawings. (Scroll down for more information about prize drawings.) Prizes will be drawn from the following categories: Mother Goose, Ages 3-12, Teen, Adult

Weekly Activities for Ages 3-12
Join us digitally on our Facebook page for online activities

New crafts every week! Pick up a craft kit every week at the Library drive-through window.
Join us digitally on our Facebook page for themed stories and craft kits for ages 3-12 (available at the drive-through window) Facebook story time posts weekly and a new craft kit weekly, too. (beginning 2nd week in December 2020)


*Details of prize drawings:
Ages 12 & under – Everyone that registers will be entered for their age prize drawing.
There will be a prize drawn for each age group: Ages 0 -35 months, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

Teens & Adults – Everyone that registers will be entered for their age prize drawing.
This year, the teen and adult prizes will be gift cards to our local bookstore the “Coffee Tree Bookstore!”

Different Ways to Read? Look and See!

Not only can you read a physical book but your RCPL has many other formats of reading available for everyone!

You may choose to listen to audiobooks or read books/eBooks/magazines/graphic novels.

Audio Books – Can be checked out digitally and in-house.
(In-house Formats: CD, PLAYAWAY, and MP3 Downloadable)

Did you know? You can also download eBooks & audiobooks free from Hoopla, Libby/OverDrive, or Freading at AND pre-loaded Kindles with eBooks are available – ask a staff member to check one out.


Complete the form for each person who will be participating in our Winter reading program. After submitting one form refresh the page to start a new one. For questions about Winter Reading, talk with a staff member at (606) 784-7137. Click the red button below to go to the registration page! After you register, pick up your Winter Reading bag anytime at the Library drive-through window! Monday – Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm