Category Archives: Penumbra

It was fun!

Thanks to all who participated in the 411 Community Read project featuring Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan.  We had 68 programs and events and 3 contests.  Participants rated the programs with 4.62 stars out of 5.  99.1% said they would recommend the programs to a friend!

Here’s a snapshot of what people had to say about it!

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Hidden Picture Contest Winners (14-17)

Congratulations to the winners of the Hidden Picture contest!

Ages 14-17

First Place: Dia Lo, Age 15, Stanly County

Second Place: Erin Magee, Age 14, Cabarrus County

Third Place: Ryan Bame, Age 14, Rowan County

Dia Lo - 1st Place

Dia Lo – 1st Place

Erin Magee - 2nd Place

Erin Magee – 2nd Place

Ryan Bame - 3rd Place

Ryan Bame – 3rd Place

Hidden Picture Contest Winners (Ages 11-13)

Congratulations to the winners of the Hidden Picture contest!

Ages 11-13

First Place: Abigail Mayo, Age 11, Rowan County

Second Place: Laura Nettles, Age 11, Rowan County

Third Place: Jude Smeltzer, Age 11, Rowan County

Abigail Mayo - 1st Place

Abigail Mayo – 1st Place

Laura Nettles - 2nd Place

Laura Nettles – 2nd Place

Jude Smeltzer - 3rd Place

Jude Smeltzer – 3rd Place

Hidden Picture Contest Winners (Ages 7-10)

Congratulations to the winners of the Hidden Picture contest!

Ages 7-10

First Place: Ava Heath, Age 9, Cabarrus County

Second Place: Caleb Schell, Age 8, Rowan County

Third Place: Emma Harrison, Age 9, Davidson County

 

Ava Heath - 1st Place

Ava Heath – 1st Place

Caleb Schell - 2nd Place

Caleb Schell – 2nd Place

Emma Harrison - 3rd Place

Emma Harrison – 3rd Place

Photography Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Photography Contest!

Adult

  • 1st Place ($50) – Bill Caudle (Cabarrus)
  • 2nd Place ($25) – Carolyn Glasgow (Rowan)
  • 3rd Place ($10) – Tammy Walser (Rowan)

 

Student

  • 1st Place ($50) – Dustin Vanover (Cabarrus)

 

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Hidden Picture Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Hidden Picture contest!

 

Ages 7-10

First Place: Ava Heath, Age 9, Cabarrus County

Second Place: Caleb Schell, Age 8, Rowan County

Third Place: Emma Harrison, Age 9, Davidson County

 

Ages 11-13

First Place: Abigail Mayo, Age 11, Rowan County

Second Place: Laura Nettles, Age 11, Rowan County

Third Place: Jude Smeltzer, Age 11, Rowan County

 

Ages 14-17

First Place: Dia Lo, Age 15, Stanly County

Second Place: Erin Magee, Age 14, Cabarrus County

Third Place: Ryan Bame, Age 14, Rowan County

It’s not over yet!

411 Community Read featuring Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan is winding down, but there a still a few more events that you won’t want to miss!

April 7-12 Monday- Saturday City Scavenger Hunt Davidson County Public Libraries
April 8 @ 5:30PM Tuesday LEGO Mania East Branch, Rowan Public Library
April 12 @ 10AM Saturday The Great Book Caper Reading Festival Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 21 @ 5PM Monday Stamping Harrisburg Library
April 22 @ 4PM Tuesday Minecraft Harrisburg Library

 

It’s a BIG week! Robin Sloan will be here (and more!)

March 31@ 6:30PM Monday Book Discussion Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 1 @ 4:30PM Tuesday Clue Detective East Branch, Rowan Public Library
April 1 @ 6:30PM Tuesday Wikipedia & Crowdsourcing Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 3 @ 6PM Thursday Robin Sloan Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 3 @ 4:30PM Thursday Clue Detective South Rowan Regional Library
April 4 @ 10AM Friday Robin Sloan Davidson County Community College
April 5 @ 11AM Saturday LEGO Mania Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 5 @ 2PM Saturday Robin Sloan Concord Library
April 5 @ 7PM Saturday Robin Sloan Pfeiffer University

Shelf Room Contest – Popular Vote

Cast your vote today for your favorite shelf room from the Shelf Room Contest!

Wow! So much to do!

Here’s what is going on this week!

March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Book Discussion (teens only) Concord Library
March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Dungeons and Dragons Kannapolis Library
March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Stamping Concord Library
March 22 @ 1PM Saturday Exploring Blogging Albemarle Library
March 22 @ 10:30AM Saturday Hidden Messages Photowalk Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 24 @ 5PM Monday Book Discussion Harrisburg Library
March 24 @ 5:30PM Monday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching East Branch, Rowan Public Library
March 25 @ 3PM Tuesday Book Discussion GA Pfeiffer Library, Pfeiffer University
March 25 @ 6PM Tuesday Book Discussion Mt Pleasant Library
March 25 @ 6:30M Tuesday Book Discussion South Rowan Regional Library
March 25 @ 11:30AM Tuesday Book Discussion Mt Pleasant Library
March 25 @ 5:30PM Tuesday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 25 @ 6:30PM Tuesday Book Discussion Perfect Blend Coffee, Lexington
March 27 @ 6PM Thursday Clue Detective Denton Public Library
March 27 @ 12:30PM Thursday Book Discussion Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 27 @ 5:30PM Thursday Stamping Kannapolis Library
March 29 @ 10AM Saturday Altered Books South Rowan Regional Library
March 29 @ 2PM Saturday Minecraft Concord Library
March 29 @ 10AM Saturday Stamping South Rowan Regional Library