Silvis Library Board of Trustees Agenda for February 2017

The Silvis Library Board of Trustees meets the second Monday of each month at 6 pm.

Attached below is the agenda for February 13th's meeting.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Feb 1 2017 3:45 pm


Word Basics

Feb 21 2017 6:30 pm

Help yourself to digital independence! In this course you will learn the basics components that

make up Microsoft Word and how to save your work. Space is limited to 8. Please call to register.

Young Adult Program- Football Trivia Night

Feb 21 2017 6:00 pm

Football fanatics come and test your knowledge.

First one to get all 32 answers correct wins!

Snacks and refreshments provided.

Family Story Time- Celebrate Black History Month

Feb 23 2017 6:00 pm


Showtime at Silvis- Queen of Katwe

Feb 25 2017 1:00 pm

"Queen of Katwe" is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.

Teen Tech- YouTube How To

Feb 27 2017 5:30 pm


Want to be YouTube famous? Don’t know where to start?

WQPT’s Michael Carton will give you the basics about

storyboarding, video techniques, and how to broadcast on YouTube.


Jolly Rancher Readers

Feb 28 2017 6:00 pm

New name and format!

A book will be picked out for you to read at your leisure over two months. The first month will have an activity in relation to the book and the following month will be the book discussion.

In February test your literary knowledge with Literature Jeopardy and in March discuss the book of choice: Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen, about Hannah Stern, a Jewish girl who is transported to Poland 1942, where she is then sent to a death camp and learns the importance of knowing about the past.

 Cant make it to the library to check it out? Then read it by clicking here!


Last Monday Book Club

Feb 27 2017 6:30 pm

Join our discussion of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.

Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old friend in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and  acceptance.

Help us decide on our next title. Light refreshments are provided.


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