Friends of the LibraryIce Cream SocialSummer Reading Challenge!

Abraham Lincoln: The War Years

Meet author Don White who wrote "Facts, Quotes and Anecdotes of the Civil War". He will discuss Abraham Lincoln during his war years. All are welcome to attend this historical program. The program will take place on Saturday, November 2 at 1:00 pm in Meeting Room B.

Zombies vs. Vampires

Zombies vs. VampiresDo you like creepy Halloween fun? Have a zombie or vampire costume that you want to show off a few days early? Do you enjoy brains? Got fangs? Then have we got the program for you! Enjoy a creepy pre-Halloween celebration and dress up as your favorite undead creature to attend the Zombies vs. Vampires program from 6:30 - 7:30 pm on Tues., Oct. 29. This program is for ages 7-12. Spaces are still available, to register today!

The Scene Remix

PumpkinsHave some fun -- Halloween-style -- in The Scene Remix from 4:30-5:30 pm this Thu., Oct. 24. Register today to join us! The Scene Remix is just for youth in grades 4-8 and offers a fun opportunity to kick back with friends and enjoy a snack and a fun activity each month. Our other upcoming Remix programs will take place 4:30-5:30 pm on Thu., Nov. 21 & Dec. 19. In Nov., we'll be playing game show games. And if the Remix sounds like fun, you should also join our other program for grades 4-8 -- The Scene, which will take place 4:30-5:30 pm on Fri., Nov. 8 & Dec. 6. In Nov., we'll be making some art collages to hang in the library, and in Dec., we'll be making 8-bit ornaments. Check out the cool mummies we made this month! See our program calendar for registration dates.

Library Launches New Website

The library website has been revamped and features a new design. We hope you enjoy the new layout and design and would love to hear any thoughts, questions or concerns you have concerning the new site. We will be actively working to continue to improve the site to make it easier for patrons to use and appreciate any feedback you have.

Now Playing Mini-Golf Fundraiser

Mark your calendars to putt your way through the library's 18-hole movie themed miniature golf course at the New Lenox Public Library “Now Playing” Mini Golf Fundraiser on Sunday, October 27th.

All ages can tee off anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Tickets are $5 for adults and teens and $3 for ages 12 and younger.
Enjoy entertainment, raffles, and more!

All proceeds will be used to fund a new Digital Media Lab.

Thank you to all of our generous sponsors:

Eagle Sponsor

  • Community Chiropractic Centers
  • Friends of the New Lenox Public Library District
  • State Farm Insurance Agent Kathy Miller


Birdie Sponsor

  • Botanical Health Care, Tree Service & Landscaping
  • Bruns & Bruns, Limited
  • Caribbean Pools, Inc.
  • Corporate Connection Consulting & Resources, Inc.
  • EmbroidMe of New Lenox
  • G.W. Jurgens
  • Rotary International
  • SP2 Digital Graphics
  • Stromsland and DeYoung
  • Tabron's Quality Plumbing
  • 22nd Century Media