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Children’s Movies on a New Shelf!

Our children’s DVD movies/series have moved to their own special spot located on the YA/Children’s NEW materials shelving. When you’re looking for a DVD for the kids to watch, check ‘em out!

Showtime @Silvis Library: Hidden Figures Movie

Wednesday, December 20, 6 PM
See it before you read it! Watch Hidden Figures before you join our Last Monday Book Club to get the more in-depth version of this inspirational story. Next book club meeting: Monday, January 29, 2018, 6:30 PM


Library Closed Monday, December 25th in observance of Christmas


Showtime @ Silvis Library: Children's Christmas Movies during the School Break

Wednesday, December 27, 10 AM
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Thursday, December 28, 10 AM
The Polar Express

Friday, December 29, 10 AM
Merry Christmas Olivia

Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Please remember: Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Library Closed Monday, January 1st in observance of New Year's Day



FAFSA Workshop with LULAC 5285 - Saturday, December 9, 10 AM - Noon
LULAC 5285 volunteers will be on site to help you and your parents fill out the online FAFSA forms for financial aid. Space is limited to 8 students. Call (309) 755-3393 to register.

Card Making with Donna Banta – Saturday, December 9, 1-3 PM

As the holiday season approaches, now is the time to start working on one-of-a-kind cards for your loved ones. Donna Banta will show us how to craft cards with a personal touch that your family and friends are sure to love. Cost is $1.50 per card. Call (309) 755-3393 to register.

Family Storytime Every Thursday at 6 PM

Join us to read a new book, do songs or nursery rhymes, and a fun craft. Help your child reach their goal of 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. Find out more by visiting our Facebook page or call 309-755-3393.

Special Story Time – Christmas Party
Thursday, December 14, 6 PM 
Celebrate the season with Snowmen at Night by Caralyn Buehner. Then enjoy holiday music and treats while creating snowman globes! All materials provided. Visit our Facebook page or call (309) 755-3393 for updates.

LEGO Club - Thursday, December 28, 3:30 PM 
Kindergarten through 5th graders are invited to join our LEGO Club! Based on age and skill level, each child will recreate a Lego image; December’s theme is “Outer Space.”


See the December Library Activities Full Schedule

Checkout Our New Downloadables for
Comic Books & Games
Available with your Silvis Library Card!

Comics plus Library Edition

Read digital graphic novels and comic books like Life with Archie, Big Nate, and thousands of others through iOS and Android Mobile Apps.


Download and play unlimited Android and PC games for free. No holds, no waiting. Download to your computer and play them whenever and wherever you are - no Internet required!

Jughead & Archie

Prepare for DOUBLE the fun with Riverdale's best buddies in this double digest! Check out Jughead & Archie Comics Digest series on Comics Plus: Library Edition through your library!

Delicious Emily's Miracle of Life

Help Emily through the ups and downs of her pregnancy. Customize the nursery and take on daily challenges. Download and play time management PC game Delicious Emily's Miracle of Life on OnePlay for Libraries—available through your library!