Calendar

Oct 3 – Dec 9 all-day
We’re collecting new or homemade mittens, scarves, hats, and socks to keep Beloiters of all ages warm this winter. Hang your donations on our tree for our patrons to take if they need one. We[...]
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Develop early literacy skills through music, dancing, yoga, singing, and stories. Ages 3-6.
Dec 5 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Covering Wisconsin, a nonprofit arm of UW-Madison, presents FREE one-on-one help for individuals trying to navigate ACA health plan elections. Open Enrollment is November 1-December 15 for January 1 enrollment, and January 15 for February.[...]
Dec 6 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This preschool primer teaches literacy skills with songs and stories. Ages 3-4.
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for this monthly film series featuring an LGBTQ+ friendly film. Co-hosted with Yellow Brick Road Organization. Free refreshments served. Drawing for free movie.
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Our traditional story time includes stories, songs, and fun with a new theme each week. Ages 0-6.
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for this monthly film series featuring a new release sponsored by Friends at Beloit Library. Free refreshments served. One member of the audience receives a free copy of the film.
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gaming club returns! Bring your own Yu-Gi-Oh or gaming cards. Try out our gaming card with XBOX and PS4 games. Ages 12+.  
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet other writers for hints, tips, suggestions, and encouragement via Zoom. If you’d like to join, email group leader Jerry Peterson at jerrypetersonbooks@gmail.com. For adults.
Dec 8 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Engage baby with simple songs and stories and connect with other parents. Ages 0-2.
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Designed for those with mild memory loss, mild cognitive impairment, or early Alzheimer’s Disease and their caregivers. Drop in and join us for fun and conversation in a relaxed environment. Activities include creative projects, guest[...]
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Talk and stretch with your toddler. Fitness staff from the YMCA teach this class. Ages 0-5.
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Develop early literacy skills through music, dancing, yoga, singing, and stories. Ages 3-6.
Dec 12 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 12 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Covering Wisconsin, a nonprofit arm of UW-Madison, presents FREE one-on-one help for individuals trying to navigate ACA health plan elections. Open Enrollment is November 1-December 15 for January 1 enrollment, and January 15 for February.[...]
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Build as a team or work on your own creation. Be sure to bring a camera to capture your creation! Each month will bring a new build challenge. Ages 5-12.
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This preschool primer teaches literacy skills with songs and stories. Ages 3-4.
Dec 13 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Save a life; donate blood. For an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
No planning, no preparing, and no clean-up … just fun! We provide the supplies and the ideas; you just bring your family for an evening of crafts. All ages.
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Our traditional story time includes stories, songs, and fun with a new theme each week. Ages 0-6.
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gaming club returns! Bring your own Yu-Gi-Oh or gaming cards. Try out our gaming card with XBOX and PS4 games. Ages 12+.  
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet other writers for hints, tips, suggestions, and encouragement via Zoom. If you’d like to join, email group leader Jerry Peterson at jerrypetersonbooks@gmail.com. For adults.
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
DWD’s Job Center of Wisconsin is provides services in the BPL computer lab: job application assistance, resume building, employment and training referrals, and assistance navigating Job Center of Wisconsin and unemployment websites. No appointment is[...]
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Engage baby with simple songs and stories and connect with other parents. Ages 0-2.
Dec 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Play Home Alone bingo with us while we watch the movie and chow down on pizza! Ages 8+.
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Talk and stretch with your toddler. Fitness staff from the YMCA teach this class. Ages 0-5.
Oct
3
Mon
Warming Tree
Oct 3 – Dec 9 all-day
Warming Tree

We’re collecting new or homemade mittens, scarves, hats, and socks to keep Beloiters of all ages warm this winter. Hang your donations on our tree for our patrons to take if they need one. We will donate the rest to local charities.

Dec
13
Tue
Family Craft Night: Card Making
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Craft Night: Card Making

No planning, no preparing, and no clean-up … just fun! We provide the supplies and the ideas; you just bring your family for an evening of crafts. All ages.

Jan
7
Sat
Saturday Morning Chess Club
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday Morning Chess Club

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for a game of chess, learn the basics, or watch others. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 5+.

“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS
Jan 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS
Beloit Public Library is excited to present “When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS, beginning in February.
This new series will feature a new career-based story time with help from a field expert. Kids ages 5-8 and their families are invited to participate and learn about the exciting world of work. Each story time will explore a new career and offer opportunities to play and learn with hands-on activities. Attendees will receive a free book and free lunch.
“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS is a joint program of BPL, PBS Wisconsin, Hendricks CareerTek, and PBS Kids. Story times will be held from 11:00am-noon on the first Saturday of each month beginning in February. These story times are free, but attendance is limited, and registration is required: Register for a Program | Beloit Public Library (beloitlibrary.org)
Jan
10
Tue
Family Craft Night: Luminaries
Jan 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Craft Night: Luminaries

No planning, no preparing, and no clean-up … just fun! We provide the supplies and the ideas; you just bring your family for an evening of crafts. All ages.

Jan
28
Sat
Winterfest Games and Hot Chocolate
Jan 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Winterfest Games and Hot Chocolate

Enjoy games and cozy up with free hot chocolate from our hot chocolate bar! Ages 2-10.

Feb
4
Sat
Saturday Morning Chess Club
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday Morning Chess Club

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for a game of chess, learn the basics, or watch others. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 5+.

“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS
Beloit Public Library is excited to present “When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS, beginning in February.
This new series will feature a new career-based story time with help from a field expert. Kids ages 5-8 and their families are invited to participate and learn about the exciting world of work. Each story time will explore a new career and offer opportunities to play and learn with hands-on activities. Attendees will receive a free book and free lunch.
“When I Grow Up…” Storytime with PBS KIDS is a joint program of BPL, PBS Wisconsin, Hendricks CareerTek, and PBS Kids. Story times will be held from 11:00am-noon on the first Saturday of each month beginning in February. These story times are free, but attendance is limited, and registration is required: Register for a Program | Beloit Public Library (beloitlibrary.org)
Feb
7
Tue
Family Craft Night: Winter Sowing
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Craft Night: Winter Sowing

No planning, no preparing, and no clean-up … just fun! We provide the supplies and the ideas; you just bring your family for an evening of crafts. All ages.

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