According to the Charlotte Observer:
The Gaston-Lincoln Regional Library is participating in the “Smartest Card. Get it. Use It at Your Library” campaign during September.
The campaign was developed by the Public Library Association to promote the value of public libraries, focusing on the library card as a key to learning and enjoyment.
Residents of Gaston and Lincoln counties are encouraged to visit their local libraries during September to get a library card.
Also, patrons at the Gaston-Lincoln Regional Library during September will get free bookmarks, book bags and other promotional items.