Gaston County Public Library

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FGCPL Annual Gathering (feat. A readers' theater performance by local thespians)
FGCPL Annual Gathering (feat. A readers' theater performance by local thespians)

Join us for an evening of advocacy, theater and sweet treats...all in support of the Friends of the Gaston County Public Library!

Trip Rogers (Celtic Musician) - In Concert
Trip Rogers (Celtic Musician) - In Concert

A performance of high-energy, traditional Celtic folk songs mixed with humorous originals and storytelling.

Cultural Readings and Rhythms from the Rocker
Cultural Readings and Rhythms from the Rocker

Join us for a series of cultural celebrations through artistic storytelling!

Thank you, Community Foundation of Gaston County!
Thank you, Community Foundation of Gaston County!

The Community Foundation of Gaston County awarded a $5,000 grant to the Friends of the Gaston County Public Library to help convert the Bessemer City Branch Library into the county's second makerspace.

Booked at the Library (author visits)
Booked at the Library (author visits)

Booked at the Library gives you the opportunity to experience some of the past author visits and discussions held at the Main Library.

GCPL Calendar of Events
GCPL Calendar of Events

Click here for our calendar of events and programs.

Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Opportunity
Libraries Rock! 2018 Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Program

Want to earn volunteer hours this summer at the library? Then CLICK HERE to apply for the 2018 Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Program! Teen volunteers are needed at the Gastonia – Main Library to help children and teen staff, weekly, throughout the months of June and July. We will be accepting applications online through Monday, April 30, and will begin to contact applicants for interviews during the first week of May.

You must be between the ages of 14-18 and attending junior high or high school during the fall of 2018 to apply.

NC Kids Digital Library
NC Kids Digital Library

Be sure and check out the new NC Kids Digital Library, powered by Overdrive! You now have access to even more eBooks for children!

Library Mobile App (GCPL2GO) - Available NOW!
Library Mobile App (GCPL2GO) - Available NOW!

Gaston County Public Library has gone mobile with GCPL2GO! You can now get library information and resources in a convenient, FREE mobile application.

Friends of the Gaston County Public Library
Friends of the Gaston County Public Library

Learn more about how you can become a member and show your support for the Gaston County Public Library!