“Be An Original” Bingo Challenge

“Be An Original” Bingo Challenge

It might be a difficult time for everyone right now, but Rowan County has a way to make you a little more original! Participate in our “Be An Original” Bingo Challenge by saving this photo to your phone and positing to your Facebook or Instagram Story! You can use gifs or emojis to mark all the spots you’ve completed.



If you find yourself not marking enough spots off, here are some ways to help clear out your board! 


Need Help Starting a Garden? 

West Rowan Home, Farm, and Garden in Mt. Ulla has plants ready for your garden! A great way to stay busy!


Just a few of the plants at West Rowan Home, Farm, and Garden in Mt. Ulla! 


Check Out a Book Curbside

Our Rowan Public Library is still open! You can schedule a curbside pickup of your favorite reads. The library is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays by appointment.


Staff members of the Rowan County Library helping the community read one book at a time!


Read a Your Rowan Blog! 

Don’t miss an opportunity to read one of our blogs! New blogs are uploaded onto the Your Rowan website at least once a week. Go check out one of our latest blogs now!


One of our latest blogs by Arts Connector Bailey explaining how her children are making the most of out being home.


Dreaming About Your Favorite Lake

Have you been dreaming about High Rock Lake? Well, you can still go visit the lake and boat, while maintaining social distancing! Check out how in our latest High Rock Lake blog.


Birds spotted flying over High Rock Lake!


Purchase Produce From Your Local Farms

Make sure to shop at your local farms! Correll Farms, at 1185 Woodleaf Barber Rd in Cleveland, is ready to bring all the fresh veggies and eggs to your table! You can place an order ahead of time by visiting their website or calling 704-2020-9678.


Correll Farms fresh produce!


Story Time with Rowan County’s Museums

If you’re bored, check out N.C. Transportation Museum’s Experience from Home! The museum is uploading a series of videos and posts to their Facebook page, so fans can still experience the museum online! Check out the latest story on Garrett Morgan who created the first ever traffic signal! The Rowan Museum is constantly sharing their video series “Ramblin’ Around Rowan.” This video series is all about the different history hubs around Rowan County!  Their latest video was on the history of the Lower Stone and Organ Church and how they are the two oldest church buildings in the county. Check out their videos on their Facebook page!


Garrett Morgan’s first ever traffic signal! 


Practiced Social Distancing at a Rowan County Park

You can still enjoy nature at one of Rowan County’s beautiful parks and maintain social distancing! Go explore Dan Nicholas Park and the wonderful outdoors. For more information on all of Rowan County’s parks, visit this website


Explore Dan Nicholas Park in your own original way!


Shop Local

Make sure you support local business too! Whether it be ordering takeout from one of your favorite restaurants or shopping online from one of the local boutiques! #ShopLocal


Make sure you order curbside pickup from Sweet Meadow Cafe in downtown Salisbury!


Wore a Your Rowan T-shirt

You can always sport a Your Rowan t-shirt and post a cute selfie online! Make sure to use the hashtags #YourRowan #BeAnOriginal #itsaRoCothing #RoCoStrong so we can see your photos and re-share them!


Remember, you look the best in your Your Rowan attire!


Adopt a Tiger

You might not be able to see the tigers at Tiger World, but you can definitely adopt one! Check out their adoption program on their website.


Look at this cutie! You can adopt him today!


These are just some of the ways to clear your bingo board! If you do any of these activities, not only mark your board, but post your pictures online and tag Your Rowan in them! We love to see your social distancing activities in Rowan County! 



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About The Author

Jessica Pautz

I’m so excited to be representing Rowan County’s college student perspective for Your Rowan! I am soon to be graduating from Catawba College with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, and Theatre Arts. I’m originally from Monroe Township, New Jersey but now live in Mooresville, North Carolina. I enjoys writing, singing, and eating, especially at one of my favorite places Go Burrito in Downtown Salisbury. As a member of Miller Davis, I’m eager to use my passion for marketing to help tell Rowan County’s story.