May 31 2016 9:00 am
Jul 31 2016 12:00 am
Join us for " Read For the Win" Summer Reading Club May 31-July 31.
Children will record the number of minutes they read in a log at the library. Each week prizes are given. When they have read 20 minutes a day, 5 days a week for 9 weeks they will receive a free book to keep! Books may be read to young children.
Sign up your preschooler/baby for the 1000 books before kindergarten program!
Adults and Teens: Why should kids have all the fun? Adults and teens can read and enter a drawing for prizes
Join us Thursdays at 2 pm as we Read for the Win with crafts, stories, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities. Open to all ages.
May 23-June 20 – see us at South Beloit High school during lunch, 11:30-12:15 as we check out books, book talk, and tell stories
June 21-July 29 – see us at the Boys & Girls club during lunch as we again check out books, book talk, and tell stories there
Boys & Girls Club
July 31 Harry Potter Birthday Party 1-3 pm
Wednesdays at 2 pm
We’ll be doing a weekly pop-up play somewhere in the community – AND of course talking about reading. Families welcome!
Raining? We’ll meet at the library for indoor games
Walk/Talk/Read Thursdays at 9 a.m.
A book discussion group for adults that will be walking at city park and the confluence and discussing books as they walk. (strollers welcome!)
Inclement weather? We’ll meet at the pavilion
May 9 2016 1:25 pm
Aug 17 2016 6:00 pm
Teens- with your South Beloit library card, download free audiobooks, 2 every week with SYNC program powered by Overdrive. This is for listeners age 13+ and helps keep teens engaged and stimulated throughout the summer.
Sign up for alerts to be notified when each week's free audiobook downloads are available. For email alerts: Sign up on the home page of www.audiobooksync.com
For text alerts: Text syncya to 25827
Jun 4 2016
* Adults: The first Saturday of every month @ 9 a.m. June 4th we will discuss the book, Population 485: Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time by Michael Perry
* Sci-Fi / Fantasy: Held the second Saturday of each month at 9 a.m. for grades 9 through adults. June 11th we will discuss- Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
*Teens: The first Saturday of the month @ 11 a.m. June 4th we will discuss Fan Girl by Rainbow Rowell
Jun 27 2016 10:00 am
Adult coloring books are gaining in popularity! Coloring is a wonderful way to reduce stress and clear the mind.
Meet new friends by coloring with others.
Please join us! The next meeting is Mon. June 27th at 6:30 p.m. & Tue. June 28th at 10 a.m. We will furnish supplies, but you are welcome to bring your own coloring books, colored pencils, markers, etc.
Bring a friend! No need to sign up
May 27 2016 10:00 am
PRESCHOOLERS JOIN US FOR STORIES
AT THE LIBRARY ( BOOKS, CRAFTS AND FUN)!
Every Friday at the South Beloit Library from 10:00 am to about 11:00 am
Come to hear stories, finger plays, songs, and do crafts!
May 27th is about CHICKENS!
Jan 15 2016 1:15 pm
SOUTH BELOIT LIBRARY CARDHOLDERS may now download free music from www.freegalmusic.com Up to 3 free songs per week. Download an app for your phone or iPad. Today's top hits and yesterday's oldies. Your PIN is the last 4 digits of your barcode
WOW! Freegal actually has a Memorial Day collection of music! Check it out on their latest NEWSLETTER LINK
Jan 4 2016
Our library ZINIO emagazine service has expanded! With your South Beloit Library card, you may now check out the latest mobile magazines and keep them on your device as long as you wish! Read complete digital editions anytime, anywhere, on over 95% of today's mobile devices. Instantly stream magazines on your PC or MAC. You may now choose from 57 popular magazines instead of 25! Mobile apps available for iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire, Android and Windows 8. Click on the NEW link below
All of your prior checkouts will follow your account if you use the same email address for the new account site. You will need to update your account with a one-time re-activation (barcode, email, password,etc.. ) to access the new Value Collection. Zinio patron support is also available to you M-F 9:00-5:00 pm EST at 1-877-722-8346 Enjoy the magazine content without all the home clutter!
Apr 23 2015
Donate to the South Beloit Library as you shop online!Loadedmovies
When shopping, first go to http://www.goodsearch.com/nonprofit/south-beloit-public-library.aspx sign up and type in
South Beloit Library
as your favorite cause/nonprofit. When you then make a purchase, a donation will be made to our library!
ALSO PROVIDES EXCLUSIVE SAVINGS THAT ONLY GOODSHOPPERS CAN ENJOY!
Jun 20 2016 6:00 pm
JOIN THE LEGO CLUB!
FUN WITH LEGOS!
EVERY 3RD MONDAY OF THE MONTH
6 TO 7 P.M.
FOR AGES 6 AND UP
NO NEED TO SIGN UP Meet new friends that enjoy Legos too!
Feb 23 2012
The South Beloit Library has joined the OMNI eBook consortium. South Beloit Library card holders have access to thousands of eBooks, free of charge, through the library website by clicking on the Overdrive icon below. You must have a valid library card in order to access this collection. The eBooks are downloadable to your computer or laptop, and are supported by some popular reader devices such as the iPad, Kindle, Sony Reader, Nook, and Apple and Android devices. Some audiobooks are also available through OMNI. Log in with your library card barcode number. Your PIN would be the last 4 numbers of the barcode.
Go to omnilibraries.org