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Peek Into The Creek – Free community program for all ages

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Take a peek into the creek and lets find out what critters live in Turtle Creek! Come discover the underwater world of macroinvertebrates and learn what they can tell us about how healthy (or unhealthy) a stream really is! You can choose to stay on the ground and observe & learn about the specimens we've […]

Free
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Wednesday Walkabout – held weekly

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Hit our trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Get fit, have fun! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free water and a granola bar! Free and […]

Heritage Baking Contest by Beloit Historical Society

Beloit Historical Society 845 Hackett St., Beloit, WI

Do you have an awesome family recipe that has been passed down through the generations? Bake it up, bring it and the recipe and story. Join us for some yummy baked goods and vote for your favorite! Register for the contest at beloithistoricalsociety.com or call 608-365-7835.

Monarch Magic | Free! Confluence Kids Summer Soaring Program

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Monarch Magic will be our theme for this free program for kids ages 4-8. Learn all about monarchs and see our live monarch exhibit. Story Time and fun activities are included. The cost of this program is $5 per child, but this program is made available for free to the community through support by the […]

$5.00
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Wednesday Walkabout – held weekly

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Hit our trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Get fit, have fun! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free water and a granola bar! Free and […]

Starry, Starry Night | Sounds Of The Night Guided Hike & Fire

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

►► 6:30pm - Fire & S’mores- Our fireplace will light up the evening, and you can gather to make your own S’mores. ►► 7:00pm “Sounds Of The Night” brief presentation around the fire ►► 7:20-8:20pm “Sounds of the Night” Guided Hike (less than 1 mile) What’s that noise in the woods or prairie? We’re taking […]

Cameras at the Confluence

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join us for an evening at the confluence sharing and learning about the art of photography. The night will be led by experienced photographers willing to teach all ages and skill levels. You can come with anything from a camera to a cell phone, whatever you have! We’ll get the evening started with a fire […]

Free
Recurring

Wednesday Walkabout – held weekly

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Hit our trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm. Come when you want, go as far as you like! Get fit, have fun! Bring a friend, your kids, or your pup (on a leash). Stop in the Learning Center afterwards for free water and a granola bar! Free and […]

Beloit Heritage Days Weekend

We invite you to come dig up some historic adventures during Beloit Heritage Days - September 10-12, 2021. The Beloit Heritage Days Passport will  be your guide on your history-hunting trek throughout Beloit as you explore over 12 free events & historic sites over the three-day celebration. Come delve into the rich and fascinating history […]

Open House at Visit Beloit in the Former Angel Museum and St. Paul’s Catholic Church

Visit Beloit Headquarters 656 Pleasant St., Beloit, WI

Open House at Visit Beloit's new headquarters in the former Angel Museum and St. Paul's Catholic Church, Friday Sept. 10, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Visit Beloit, 656 Pleasant St. Come see how Visit Beloit is transforming this historical church into their new headquarters ; www.visitbeloit.com 

Beloit Historical Society Grand Reopening Ceremony & Open Hours

Beloit Historical Society 845 Hackett St., Beloit, WI

We will have a formal ribbon cutting and a few words from our director as part of our reopening ceremony. Friday, September 10th, 9:00 a.m. is the ceremony, then we're open until 6:00 p.m. Tour the new and improved Lincoln Center and view our new exhibits: The Veteran's Hall showcases correspondence from Beloit soldiers as […]

“History At The Confluence” Open House

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

The confluence of Turtle Creek and the Rock River is where the history of our community begins.  Stop in to learn about the amazing history of the land at the confluence of Turtle Creek and the Rock River. This Open House is hosted by Nature At The Confluence and Rock River Trail and you are […]

Fridays in the Park – Downtown Beloit

Downtown Beloit State St. and E. Grand Ave., Beloit, WI

Join us for lunch and music in historic downtown Beloit! Gather in the First National Bank Plaza at the corned of State St and Grand Ave for live music by Back Roads Trio and lunch and a refreshing drink from La Casa Grande for only $7! Get your Beloit Heritage Days Passport stamped at the […]

“Toy Story” Movie on the Big Lawn

Riverside Park S Riverside Dr., Beloit, WI

Join us on Beloit's beautiful riverfront for this family classic sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Bring chairs and blankets. Get stamped at the Friends of Riverfront table, take a walk on the Beloit Heritage Walkway at the Harry C. Moore Pavilion! Located at the south end of Riverside Park near the Jones Pavilion. (RAIN DATE- Sun., […]

Downtown Beloit Farmers Market

Downtown Beloit State St. and E. Grand Ave., Beloit, WI

The Beloit Farmers Market is one of the oldest and largest farmers markets in Wisconsin and is located in historic downtown Beloit. Get your stamp at the Downtown Beloit Association's booth located at the intersection of State and Grand.

Beloit College Mounds Tour

Beloit College 700 College St, Beloit, WI

Beloit College campus features 20 conical, linear, and animal effigy mounds built between about AD 400 and 1200. Join Nicolette Meister, Logan Museum of Anthropology Director and and students in the Campus Mounds Sustainability and Advocacy Initiative on a walking tour of the Beloit College Mounds to learn more about their history and stewardship. ► Registration […]

History of Beloit Public Library

Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Blvd., Beloit, WI

Beloit Public Library has been operating for 125 years and its first building was donated by Andrew Carnegie. Historian Alex Carlson presents the history of this wonderful community resource. Join us for a talk and light refreshments. 

Fur Traders River Run Paddle Trip with Rocktown Adventures

Fur Traders River Run Paddle Trip with Rocktown Adventures, Saturday, Sept. 11, 10:00 a.m., Follow the path of the early fur traders who used the Rock River as a “commerce highway” to move their wares. Fur Trader Joseph Thibault’s cabin was located near your launch area, and you’ll paddle by the trading post in Macktown […]