Calendar

Dec
18
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Dec 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.

Dec
20
Wed
Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 9am-11am. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free coffee, water and a “Confluence Critters” organic animal cracker snack.

  • Free and open to the public.
  • All ages welcome. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • No registration needed.
  • The Learning Center is open 9am-11am each Wednesday.

If you walk all three loops of our gravel trails it equals 1/2 mile. 

Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm
Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall | South Beloit | Illinois | United States

The Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 519 Blackhawk Blvd at 6:00 PM.

Dec
21
Thu
Winter Solstice Gathering and Luminary Walk @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Community Light In The Darkest of Nights

Winter Solstice Gathering and Luminary Walk – Thursday, December 21, 6:00-7:30pm
The Winter solstice marks the longest night and shortest day of the year. On this darkest of nights, we invite you enjoy the warmth of the community fire, stroll the candle lit pathways, make s’mores in our toasty fire, listen to the sounds of the season and make pinecone bird feeders to hang outdoors for our feathered friends.
Our special musical guest is Judy Cummings playing Hammered Dulcimer.
We look forward to welcoming back the sun with you. Please join us!
Free event, but donations are appreciated.
Dec
27
Wed
Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Dec 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 9am-11am. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free coffee, water and a “Confluence Critters” organic animal cracker snack.

  • Free and open to the public.
  • All ages welcome. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • No registration needed.
  • The Learning Center is open 9am-11am each Wednesday.

If you walk all three loops of our gravel trails it equals 1/2 mile. 

Jan
1
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Jan 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.

Jan
15
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Jan 15 @ 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.

Jan
17
Wed
Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm
Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall | South Beloit | Illinois | United States

The Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 519 Blackhawk Blvd at 6:00 PM.

Jan
20
Sat
Backpacking the Appalachian Trail | Outdoor Adventure Education Series @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jan 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join Rocktown Adventures and Nature at the Confluence as we present the “Outdoor Adventure Education Series”.

This 4 part series will have an interactive presentation on a different outdoor recreation topic each month from January thru April.  January’s topic is Backpacking the Appalachian Trail.

Snowshoe Hike & Instruction with Rocktown Adventures @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Snowshoeing is a great low impact aerobic activity. However there is more to snowshoeing than simply taking a plunge in some untracked snow. Come have some fun in the snow, meet some new people, and learn the ins and outs of the fastest growing winter sport during our Nature at the Confluence Snowshoe Hike with Rocktown Adventures!

Enjoy S’mores and Hot Cocoa around our big outdoor fire after your adventure!

Part of Beloit Winterfest!

Held Two Times This Season!

January 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
February 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Details: This hour long hike starts with instruction where you will learn how to put on and take off your snowshoes, select the proper snowshoe, and dress for the outdoors in winter. After that we head out on the snow and learn how to get up from a fall, select a comfortable stride for walking and stomping, and turning around as we tour the loop around Nature at the Confluence.

Price includes snowshoes, poles, and a $5 gift Rocktown gift certificate
Adults: $20 |  Kids: 12 and under are 1/2 price!

Location: Nature at the Confluence, 306 Dickop St. South Beloit, IL.
Register: Please call Rocktown Adventures at 815-636-9066 or click to register

We need a minimum of 6 participants and the cooperation of Mother Nature to hold the class. In the event Mother Nature does not cooperate or we fail to get the minimum amount of participants we will make a decision 24 hrs in advance. We will post on our website and Facebook and call all participants.

Winter Walk About | Beloit Winterfest Event @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jan 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Come explore the Confluence during our Winter Walk About during Beloit’s Winterfest!

  • Enjoy a self-guided hike along our trails and see what critters are active during the winter at the confluence.
  • Family Photo Fun Challenge! Bring your cameras and cell phones to take fun and creative pictures of yourself (do a snow angel!) or of the winter beauty around you. Upload and hashtag #beloitwinterfestfun
  • Enjoy free S’mores and warm yourself at our big fire as the sun sets on a beautiful winter day!

Free drop in program – come and go at any time!
No Registration required.

 

Feb
4
Sun
Snowshoe Hike & Instruction with Rocktown Adventures @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Snowshoeing is a great low impact aerobic activity. However there is more to snowshoeing than simply taking a plunge in some untracked snow. Come have some fun in the snow, meet some new people, and learn the ins and outs of the fastest growing winter sport during our Nature at the Confluence Snowshoe Hike with Rocktown Adventures!

Enjoy S’mores and Hot Cocoa around our big outdoor fire after your adventure!

Held Two Times This Season!

January 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
February 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Details: This hour long hike starts with instruction where you will learn how to put on and take off your snowshoes, select the proper snowshoe, and dress for the outdoors in winter. After that we head out on the snow and learn how to get up from a fall, select a comfortable stride for walking and stomping, and turning around as we tour the loop around Nature at the Confluence.

Price includes snowshoes, poles, and a $5 gift Rocktown gift certificate
Adults: $20 |  Kids: 12 and under are 1/2 price!

Location: Nature at the Confluence, 306 Dickop St. South Beloit, IL.
Register: Please call Rocktown Adventures at 815-636-9066 or click to register

We need a minimum of 6 participants and the cooperation of Mother Nature to hold the class. In the event Mother Nature does not cooperate or we fail to get the minimum amount of participants we will make a decision 24 hrs in advance. We will post on our website and Facebook and call all participants.

Feb
5
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Feb 5 @ 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.

Feb
17
Sat
Kayak Camping the Wisconsin River | Outdoor Adventure Education Series @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join Rocktown Adventures and Nature at the Confluence as we present the “Outdoor Adventure Education Series”.

This 4 part series will have an interactive presentation on a different outdoor recreation topic each month from  thru April.  February’s topic is Kayak Camping the Wisconsin River

Feb
19
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Feb 19 @ 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.

Feb
21
Wed
Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm
Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall | South Beloit | Illinois | United States

The Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 519 Blackhawk Blvd at 6:00 PM.

Mar
5
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Mar 5 @ 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.

Mar
14
Wed
Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 9am-11am. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free coffee, water and a “Confluence Critters” organic animal cracker snack.

  • Free and open to the public.
  • All ages welcome. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • No registration needed.
  • The Learning Center is open 9am-11am each Wednesday.

If you walk all three loops of our gravel trails it equals 1/2 mile. 

Mar
17
Sat
Backcountry Cooking – St Patty’s Day on the Trail | Outdoor Adventure Education Series @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Mar 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Join Rocktown Adventures and Nature at the Confluence as we present the “Outdoor Adventure Education Series”.

This 4 part series will have an interactive presentation on a different outdoor recreation topic each month thru April.  The topic for March is Backcountry Cooking.

Mar
19
Mon
City Council Meeting @ South Beloit City Hall
Mar 19 @ 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.