Our 2021 Winter Reading Challenge is now open and will run until Feb. 28. Open to children, teens & adults. The more books you read, the more prizes you could win!
Adults: For every book you log, you will be entered into a raffle to win a $25 gift card to a local establishment of your choice. If you log 5 books, you will be entered into our Grand Prize Raffle to potentially win a
Check your account, place holds, register for programs and find out about our digital resources!
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Register for Our February Programs
The Great Backyard
Wednesday, Feb. 3 from 6:30-7:30 pm via Zoom Join the Great Backyard Bird Count this year that runs from February 12-15. We will meet on Zoom to go over how to participate, and create two bird feeders. Kit will include toilet paper rolls, shortening, birdseed, a plastic knife and twine. No additional supplies required. Register at: https://tinyurl.com/yy6n3xgj
Thursday, Feb. 11 from
6:00-7:00 pm via Zoom
Join Kelly as she creates a stylish macramé keychain. Perfect for beginners! Kit will include one keychain toggle and macramé rope. Additional supplies needed include scissors. Register at:
Seniors are encouraged to join Beth as she provides monthly journal prompts. Reflect on and record your memories for future generations. There will be a designated time for Seniors to share their stories with the group, if interested. Register at: https://tinyurl.com/y58dvkov
Thursday, Feb. 18 from
5:30-6:30 pm via Zoom Get creative! Melanie walks you through how to make new, fun cards each month. Please pickup your kit at the Library beginning any time after Monday, February 15. Register at:
Join Beth as she beads mask keepers for the residents at Generations at Neighbors. Kit will include beads, string and alligator clips. Additional supplies needed include scissors. Please pickup your kit at the Library beginning on Saturday, February 20. Register at: https://tinyurl.com/y4lqmckr
Try Our Digital Resources
Creativebug Creativebug offers online video arts and crafts workshops and techniques. Learn how to paint, knit, crochet, sew, screen print and more. All you need is a library card!
Simply download the Princh app to your phone, open the document you'd like to print and share it with Princh. For laptop users, head to print.princh.com and enter the library printer number.
Libby Features curated selections from OMNI (Online Media of Northern Illinois) that includes ebooks and eaudiobooks.
Hoopla Features unlimited copies and always available selections, including music
Axis 360 eRead Illinois has thousands of ebooks
and eaudiobooks to choose from!
Byron Public Library District 100 S. Washington St. Byron, IL 61010 (815) 234-5107 byron.lib.il.us