Gaston County Public Library

Gaston Story Spin

Gaston Story Spin

Gaston County Public Library, Gaston Arts Council, Gaston County Schools, The Links, Inc. and the Friends of the Gaston County Public Library have joined together to bring you phenomenal, FREE storytelling experiences for all ages. 

Gaston Story Spin brings together great stories with great storytellers in venues near you throughout the county.  Each experience will feature ways for you and your family to be a part of the storytelling, using activities ranging from drawing to interactive dialogue.

CLICK HERE to see pictures and activities from each spin!


Stories come to life when told by
Gaston County’s best storytellers!


Join in the fun at the following Gaston Story Spin locations:

- Loray Mill Spin: Thursday, February 16, 6:30 pm, Alfred C. Kessell History Center (Loray Mill—300 S. Firestone St., Gastonia, NC 28053)

- Ferguson Spin: Thursday, February 23, 6:30 pm, Ferguson Branch Library (Erwin Center—913 N. Pryor St., Gastonia, NC 28052)

- Bessemer City Spin: Monday, March 6, 6:30 pm, Bessemer City Branch Library (207 N. Twelfth St., Bessemer City, NC 28016)

- Belmont Spin: Thursday, March 23, 6:30 pm, Belmont Branch Library (125 N. Central Ave., Belmont, NC 28012)

- Cherryville Spin: Tuesday, March 28, 6:30 pm, Cherryville Branch Library (605 E. Main St., Cherryville, NC 28021)

- Union Road Spin: Monday, April 3, 6:30 pm, Union Road Branch Library (5800 Union Rd., Gastonia, NC 28056

- TECH@Lowell Spin: Tuesday, April 4, 6:30 pm, TECH@LOWELL (Formerly Lowell Branch Library—203 McAdenville Rd., Lowell, NC 28098)

- Stanley Spin: Tuesday, April 25, 6:30 pm, Stanley Branch Library (205 N. Peterson st., Stanley, NC 28164)