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3rd Annual I Spy New Lenox Event

Get a clue! Decode a secret message by visiting businesses around town to find the clues. Join this community-wide, family friendly Scavenger Hunt. Pick up a game sheet at the Chamber Office, the New Lenox Library, or a participating I Spy Business!

Use game sheets to locate clues displayed at businesses throughout New Lenox. The clues will decode a secret message. Once the puzzle is solved, return the game sheet to the Chamber Office to get entered into the prize drawing!

Dates for contest run October 25th - November 17, $250 & 100.00 gift card prize drawing on November 18.

Halloween Events going on at the Library

There is still time to get your Halloween thrills at the Library!

  • Zombie Night- Dress as a zombie, make your own zombie, and more! Pizza provided! Thurs., Oct. 23 6 - 7:30 pm Grades 7-12
  • Fright Fest Halloween Party- Wear a costume, learn zombie make-up techniques, make a creepy hand, and more. Snacks provided! Wed., Oct. 29 6 - 7:30 pm Grades 6-9
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas Movie Night- Pizza provided! Thurs., Oct. 30 5:30 - 7 pm Grades 7-12
  • Be sure to check out our Program Calendar for more information. Registration is required for these programs, so be sure to register today!

    Chamber's Halloween Fest This Saturday

    Please be aware that the Chamber's Halloween Fest will be in the Library's back parking lot on Saturday, October 25 from 1:30-3:30. At times, cars may have to wait to get to the outside book drop and there will be limited parking during the fest in the back lot.

    Wednesday Evening For Appy Hour

    We are sorry our "Appy Hour" class taking place 6:30-7:30 pm this Wednesday, Oct. 22. has been cancelled.

    National Library Card Month Winners!


    Congratulations to our new library card holders. The winners of our gift baskets for National Library Card sign up month are:

  • Youth Gift Basket went to Caiden
  • Teen Gift Basket went to Hunter
  • and the Adult Gift Basket went to James
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