Calendar

Mar
18
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall | South Beloit | Illinois | United States

Regular City Council Meetings are scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 5:00PM.
All meetings are held at South Beloit City Hall, 519 Blackhawk Blvd. in the City Council Chambers. The public is welcome to attend.

All special City Council Meetings, Council Committee Meetings, and Council Advisory Meetings will be held with at least a 48 hour notice.

Lego Club – Ages 6+ @ South Beloit Public Library
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lego Club, Third Monday of the month at 6-7 pm for ages 6 and up

Mar
19
Tue
Take and Make Tuesdays
Mar 19 all-day

Take and Make Tuesday – During the month of February stop in and pick up supplies and directions for these cute book page flowers! Supplies will be available all day on Tuesdays. All you will need to complete the project at home is a hot glue gun and a jar or vase for your completed flowers.

Let’s Find Signs of Spring! Program with Welty Environmental @ Nature at the Confluence
Mar 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Celebrate the Spring Equinox–the 1st day of Spring is March 20th.  Come hike around Nature at the Confluence looking for signs that winter is over. A take home spring craft will also be included.

All ages welcome.

This fun program is offered by Welty Environmental Center . Register using the link below or call 608-362-6212

Mar
21
Thu
Storytime for Littles @ South Beloit Library
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am

Bring your little ones for Story Time For Littles! This program is a time for rhymes, books and songs geared for those under 36 months of age.  This program is offered every Thursday at 10 am.

Bookends & Backbends!
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for a new library program, Bookends and Backbends, beginning in February. It is a yoga-inspired library experience for youth ages 8 and up. It is a time to explore focusing ability, fun, and physical well-being. The program is filled with yoga-inspired poses and games, along with meditative and literary elements. It will be held each Thursday evening beginning at 6 pm.  

Mar
22
Fri
Preschool Story Time @ South Beloit Library
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am

preschool kidsPreschoolers! Join us for stories at the library. Come to hear stories, finger plays, songs, and do crafts! Held every Friday at the South Beloit Library from 10:00 am to about 11:00 am.

Come with your favorite adult.  Siblings always welcome!

Middle School Makers
Mar 22 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Students in grades 5-8 can join us after school 3:45 to 4:45 pm. 

A variety of craft, STEM and community projects will be featured.

Snacks will be provided.

 

Mar
25
Mon
Adult BYOC (Bring Your Own Craft) @ South Beloit Library
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Never have enough time or space to work on your craft projects at home?  B.Y.O.C. (Bring Your Own Craft)!  Bring your knitting, embroidery, or whatever crafty project supplies you choose. We’ll still have coloring supplies for coloring enthusiasts. Drop in! We’ll meet monthly, on the last Monday of the month except for in December we will meet on Mon. the 17th instead.   This program is for adults only.

Mar
26
Tue
Take and Make Tuesdays
Mar 26 all-day

Take and Make Tuesday – During the month of February stop in and pick up supplies and directions for these cute book page flowers! Supplies will be available all day on Tuesdays. All you will need to complete the project at home is a hot glue gun and a jar or vase for your completed flowers.

Mar
28
Thu
Storytime for Littles @ South Beloit Library
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am

Bring your little ones for Story Time For Littles! This program is a time for rhymes, books and songs geared for those under 36 months of age.  This program is offered every Thursday at 10 am.

Bookends & Backbends!
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for a new library program, Bookends and Backbends, beginning in February. It is a yoga-inspired library experience for youth ages 8 and up. It is a time to explore focusing ability, fun, and physical well-being. The program is filled with yoga-inspired poses and games, along with meditative and literary elements. It will be held each Thursday evening beginning at 6 pm.  

Mar
29
Fri
Preschool Story Time @ South Beloit Library
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am

preschool kidsPreschoolers! Join us for stories at the library. Come to hear stories, finger plays, songs, and do crafts! Held every Friday at the South Beloit Library from 10:00 am to about 11:00 am.

Come with your favorite adult.  Siblings always welcome!

Middle School Makers
Mar 29 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Students in grades 5-8 can join us after school 3:45 to 4:45 pm. 

A variety of craft, STEM and community projects will be featured.

Snacks will be provided.

 

Mar
31
Sun
Prescribed Burn Training presented by Natural Land Institute @ Nature at the Confluence
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Prescribed Burn Training

Sunday, March 31, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost:  $60 (Includes the 155 page Midwest Ecological Prescription Burn Manual)
Preregistration is required

Register with Natural Land Institute at this link

Location: Nature at the Confluence for classroom instruction, 306 Dickop St., South Beloit, IL  61080 and prescribed burn location after the lunch break is to be announced and weather permitting.

Natural Land Institute’s Director of Stewardship, Zach Grycan, and Melissa Grycan, Restoration Ecologist for The Land Conservancy of McHenry County, will lead a Prescribed Burn Training Workshop for anyone interested in learning how to manage their own land and volunteering for NLI land stewardship or for other conservation organizations. Learn how to conduct a prescribed burn and tips on best practices from Zach, a Certified Prescribed Burn Manager and Melissa, with many years of experience conducting prescribed burns. The workshop will be based on Chicago Wilderness’ Midwest Ecological Prescription Burn Crew Member Training Manual.

Indoor Classroom Instruction:  9:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m.

Topics to be covered will include:

  • Discussion of fire behavior and suppression
  • Effective use of hand and power tools
  • Effective use of water to aid fire suppression
  • Conducting a prescribed burn
  • Ecological effects of fire

LUNCH: 12:30 p.m.—1:30 p.m. (On Own)

Conduct a Prescribed Burn:  1:30 p.m.—3:30 p.m.

Participants will receive hands-on learning when they assist with a prescribed burn (weather permitting) at a site to be determined.

To register please call: 815/964-6666 or send your name, address, affiliation (if any) and payment by March 29, 2019 to Natural Land Institute, 320 S. Third St., Rockford, IL  61104, or fill out the form below.

Apr
1
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall | South Beloit | Illinois | United States

Regular City Council Meetings are scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 5:00PM.
All meetings are held at South Beloit City Hall, 519 Blackhawk Blvd. in the City Council Chambers. The public is welcome to attend.

All special City Council Meetings, Council Committee Meetings, and Council Advisory Meetings will be held with at least a 48 hour notice.

Little Builders Club for 6 and under @ South Beloit Library
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm

Little Builders Club is for those under 6 years of age.  It will be held the first Monday of each month at 6 pm. Builders will be using Duplo blocks and Mega block- style blocks for their constructions. This is a free-style play time.

Apr
2
Tue
Take and Make Tuesdays
Apr 2 all-day

Take and Make Tuesday – During the month of February stop in and pick up supplies and directions for these cute book page flowers! Supplies will be available all day on Tuesdays. All you will need to complete the project at home is a hot glue gun and a jar or vase for your completed flowers.

Apr
4
Thu
Storytime for Littles @ South Beloit Library
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am

Bring your little ones for Story Time For Littles! This program is a time for rhymes, books and songs geared for those under 36 months of age.  This program is offered every Thursday at 10 am.

Bookends & Backbends!
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for a new library program, Bookends and Backbends, beginning in February. It is a yoga-inspired library experience for youth ages 8 and up. It is a time to explore focusing ability, fun, and physical well-being. The program is filled with yoga-inspired poses and games, along with meditative and literary elements. It will be held each Thursday evening beginning at 6 pm.