Gaston County Public Library

Pandemic Diaries

As we continue moving forward during these trying times, we want to encourage Gaston County Residents to share their experiences. Entries submitted to GCPL will be compiled in to a printed anthology that will be available to library patrons at each GCPL location. Submission details are below.

  • For all ages.
  • One submission per person
  • Written/typed (1500 word maximum).
  • No language requirement.
  • Drawings (5 1/2" x 8 1/2" or a half sheet of paper).
  • Photography is not accepted.
  • Submit entries in-person or online.

To submit your entry in person, download, complete, and include this form. Also availaible in Spanish here. To submit your entry online, please click this link.

For more information, please email at or call 704-868-2164, dial 1.