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Events

In-House and Virtual Programming for December
All events can be found on our Facebook Page.

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Winter Reading KICKOFF  
Date: Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 – Monday, February 28, 2022 
Time:  
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: All Ages 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Winter Reading is virtual this year so download "Reader Zone" from the app store on your device. Our Winter Reading code is a8442. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Facebook Live Storytime: Paper Roll Penguins 
Date: Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 
Time: 6pm  
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway craft kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

AARP: Rules of the Road 
Date: Friday, December 3rd, 2021 
Time: 10am – 11:30am 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Do you need to take the Illinois Rules of the Road Test? We’ve got you covered! This AARP review course will help you pass with flying colors! This FREE program is geared towards older adults and will last approximately 90 minutes. A Rules of the Road booklet & workbook will be provided. Sponsored by AARP.  

Facebook Live Saturday Storytime: Puffy Paint Melted Snow Man  
Date: Saturday, December 4th, 2021
Time: 10am  
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger  
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway craft kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Card Making with Donna Banta  
Date: Monday, December 6th, 2021 
Time: 6:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Adult 
Contact: Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Donna Banta will show us how to craft cards with a personal touch. Limited to the first 10 participants, and they get the first THREE cards free! Due to limited space and supplies register online or contact us to reserve a spot. Additional cards are $2.00 each. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Public Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Teen Tuesday: Cooking with Catalina 
Date: Tuesday, December 7th, 2021 
Time: 5:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Teens 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Teens, join Catalina at the Silvis Public Library as she shows us how to make MEXICAN CHRISTMAS SALAD! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167! Limited to 10 attendees.  

Anime-Manga Club: Movie Night 
Date: Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 
Time: 5pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library  
Cost: Free 
Audience: Teens 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn at the Silvis Public Library for a movie night. Refreshments provided. Limited to 10 attendees. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Krafty Kids: Hibernating Bear Ornament 
Date: Saturday, December 11th, 2021 
Time: 2pm  
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for children ages 5-12 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live takeaway craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway craft kit. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Teen Tuesday: Teen Advisory Board 
Date: Tuesday, December 14th, 2021 
Time: 5:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Teen 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join us for the Silvis Public Library Teen Advisory Board-TAB meeting at the Silvis Public Library. TAB is a group where you can earn volunteer hours and decide on books and programs for the library. Limited to 10 attendees. Refreshments will be served. 

Facebook Live Storytime: The Snowy Day (Snow Print Scenes) 
Date: Thursday, December 16th, 2021
Time: 6pm  
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway craft kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Adult Arts & Crafts: Cookie Cutter Bird Feeders  
Date: Friday, December 17th, 2021 
Time: 3:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Adult 
Contact: Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join us to create your own cookie cutter bird feeder for your fine-feathered friends. Due to limited space and supplies register online or contact us to reserve a spot. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Public Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!: Snowstorm in A Jar
Date: Saturday, December 18th, 2021 
Time: 2:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for ages 6 and up 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for her live experiment. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway STEAM kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Adult Arts & Crafts: Wine Glass Snow Globe Candle Holder  
Date: Monday, December 20th, 2021 
Time: 6:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Adult 
Contact: Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Make a scene with us in your wine glass snow globe candle holder! Due to limited space and supplies register online or contact us to reserve a spot. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Public Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Overbooked 
Date: Tuesday, December 21st, 2021 
Time: 5 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Teens 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Refreshments will be provided.  Talk about the book you are currently reading! New members are always welcome. Limited to 10 attendees. 

Adult Arts & Crafts: String Art Snowflakes  
Date: Monday, December 27th, 2021 
Time: 6:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Adult 
Contact: Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Create a snowflake string art on a wood slice by learning the basic threading techniques. Limited to the first 10 participants. Due to limited space and supplies register online or contact us to reserve a spot. Sponsored by the Friends of the Silvis Public Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167. 

Teen Tuesday: Movie Night 
Date: Tuesday, December 28th, 2021 
Time: 5:00 pm 
Venue: Silvis Public Library 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Teens 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join us for a movie! Refreshments provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167! Limited to 10 attendees. Materials provided. 

Facebook Live Storytime: Snow Owls Craft 
Date: Thursday, December 30th, 2021
Time: 6pm  
Venue: Silvis Public Library Facebook page 
Cost: Free 
Audience: Recommended for children in 3rd grade and younger 
Contact: admin@silvislibrary.org or call (309) 755-3393 
Join Mrs. Katelynn on the Silvis Public Library Facebook page for a live read along and craft tutorial. Contact us on how to reserve your takeaway craft kit to follow along. Sponsored by Friends of the Silvis Library and Royal Neighbors Chapter 20167.