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Events

Virtual Passive Programming for March
All events can be found on our Facebook Page.

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Food Scraps to Food
Date: Monday, March 1st, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue: Scheduled Post
Cost: Free
Audience: Adult
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
You don’t need to be a green thumb to start growing some easy produce at home! Follow this link here to get started, https://thesoccermomblog.com/foods-you-can-regrow-from-scraps/.

Library Mad Libs
Date: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: All ages
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Participate live with Ms. ShoShanna by providing nouns, verbs, and adjectives to create a library adventure storyline.

Facebook Live Storytime: Harold the Crayon
Date: Thursday, March 4th, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your take away craft kit to follow along.

Facebook Live Saturday Storytime: Puppy
Date: Saturday, March 6th, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your take away craft kit to follow along.

Yarn Birds
Date: Monday, March 8th, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Adult
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Create a bird out of yarn. Supplies are limited so register online or give us a call to reserve a kit. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Teen Tuesday: Game Night
Date: Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Link provided to join Discord and play Guessiponage
Cost: Free
Audience: Teen
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
This Teen Tuesday join Ms. ShoShanna on Discord to play Guessiponage on Jackbox. Download the app Discord and a code will be provided to play. Limited to 8 players. Participants must have two devices to be able to play. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Anime-Manga Club: Taro Bubble Tea Time
Date: Wednesday, March 10th, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Ages 12 and older
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for a live take away recipe tutorial to create your own taro bubble tea. Contact us on how to reserve your take away recipe kit. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Krafty Kids: Pressed Flowers Sun Catcher
Date: Saturday, March 13th, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for children ages 10-18
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for a live take away craft tutorial of a sun catcher out of pressed flowers. Contact us on how to reserve your take away craft kit. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library, Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

DIY Lotion Bars
Date: Monday, March 15th, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Adult
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
I’m sure we all have dry skin from the winter weather and use of hand sanitizer! Join Rachel live and follow along to make your own DIY Lotion Bars. Supplies are limited so register online or give us a call to reserve a kit. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Tween Book Club
Date: Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Scheduled post from March 17-31
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for ages 9-12
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Tweens, do you miss voting on what books you would like Ms. ShoShanna to get for the library? Like the photo or comment on this post what books you would like at the library.

Facebook Live Storytime: Frog
Date: Thursday, March 18th, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your take away craft kit to follow along.

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead! Walking Rainbow
Date: Saturday, March 20th, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Venue: Silvis Public Library
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for ages 6 and up
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Join Ms. ShoShanna for her live tutorial on how to make a walking rainbow. Contact us on how to reserve your take away STEAM kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library, Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Clay Flower Pots
Date: Monday, March 22nd, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue: Scheduled Post
Cost: Free
Audience: Adult
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Create a simple flower pot that you can use in your garden or for a house plant. Follow the link here to get started, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjqL7PYw_j4

Teen Tuesday: Lip Balm
Date: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
Time: 5:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Teen
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
This Teen Tuesday features a take away tutorial on how to make lip balm. Contact us on how to reserve your take away kit and follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library, Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.

Lego Charades: Rainbow
Date: Saturday, March 27th, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: Facebook Live
Cost: Free
Audience: Recommended for ages 5-12
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
Create a rainbow with Ms. ShoShanna, comment on the video with a picture of your creation.

Last Monday Book Club
Date: Monday, March 29th, 2021
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Venue: GoToMeeting
Cost: Free
Audience: Adult
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393
We will be having this month’s meeting virtually. New members are always welcome. Copies of this month’s book will be available for checkout at the circulation counter.