Teen Extreme Gingerbread Challenge

Nov 29 2016 6:00 pm

Teens, how awesome of a gingerbread scene can you make in hour with 3 of your friends?

Find out in our 2nd annual Extreme Gingerbread Challenge!

Winning team will receive a grand prize. Space is limited to 7 teams of four.

Ages 12- 18. To Register, click HERE.

Teen Reading Challenge

Oct 3 2016
Oct 22 2016

October 3rd- October 22

Students in grades 6 - 12 can participate.

Keep track of how many minutes you’ve read in the log book.

Total your minutes in the box at the bottom.

Turn in this challenge log to your library by October 27th.

Prize levels for the Teen Reading Challenge:

 250 minutes: Prize and Party Invitation

 500 minutes: 50 people will win a $5 gift card

 750 minutes: 15 people will win a $10 gift card

 1000 minutes: 10 people will win a $15 gift card


All reading is subject to verification and should be age level appropriate.

Silvis Main Street's Trunk or Treat

Oct 29 2016 5:30 pm

Silvis Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Sep 12 2016 6:00 pm

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

To see their agenda please click here.

After Labor Day Pool Party

Sep 9 2016 6:30 pm

Silvis Library Patrons,

Join us at the East Moline Municipal Pool (4011 Archer Dr.)

to get the rest of those summer vibes out of your system.

Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.





Teen Tuesday: Blackout Poetry

Sep 20 2016 6:00 pm

Tuesday, September 20th, 6 pm

Take a page or two from discarded books and give them a new message.

Make your own poetry out the other’s words. Books and Sharpies provided.

Adult Coloring Contest

Aug 13 2016 1:00 pm

Adult Coloring Contest

Saturday, August 13th

1 pm- 4 pm

Come in and choose a piece to color (or bring in your own) and compete for best picture. Stay around for coloring and comradery!

Winners will be picked by patrons over the next week and the winners will be contacted on Saturday, August 20th.

Summer Reading Skate Party at Skate City

Jul 12 2016 6:00 pm

Skate Party at SkateCity

Tuesday, July 12th, 6 pm- 8 pm

 For those who have signed up for the Summer Reading Program, please join us for a party in your honor at Skate City QCA (1140 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline, IL 61244). Make sure you have completed the week 3 challenge to earn your free skate rental! Ages 18 and under. 

Hanson Family Jugglers

Jul 9 2016 10:00 am

Hanson Family Jugglers at Schadt Park’s McGhee Center

Saturday, July 9th, 10 am

Be amazed as an entire family performs tricks, stunts, and tells stories! After the program the Hanson’s will teach you how to do some of their own feats! Ages 12 and under. Sponsored by Eye Surgeons Associates.

Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater Presents: Mother Goose’s Neighborhood

Jul 16 2016 10:00 am

Mother Goose’s Neighborhood

Saturday, July 16th, 10 am


Mother Goose’s Daughter, Lucy Goose, has planned a birthday picnic for her mother and races to find her. As she searches through the neighborhood, she encounters a series of quirky characters memorialized in Mother Goose’s rhymes. For ages 12 and under. Sponsored by MidwestOne Bank, the Teri Jean Breitbach Memorial Fund, Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167 and Eye Surgeon’s Associates.

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