Spring 2021 Programs & Events

Poetry Contest

Adults & Teens
Monday, March 15 — Thursday, April 15

Calling all poets: Let’s celebrate National Poetry Month together! The New Lenox Public Library will be hosting a month-long poetry contest to highlight your creativity. Submit a poem on any topic and in a style of your choosing. For more information and to submit your poem, go to 3rd Annual Poetry Contest.

Nutrition Week

Adults & Teens
Monday, March 22 — Saturday, March 27

March is National Nutrition Month, so our library is cooking up something special! Come by the library, pick up a copy of our “Staff Cookbook” full of healthy recipes, and check our social media throughout the week for nutritional tips and tricks!


Youth & Family

  • It's Storytime Live! Three kinds of interactive storytimes a week, all on Zoom
  • On-demand videos to access any time, when it's convenient for you
  • Level up your LEGO, art, and science skills with building challenges and creative kits

Teens & Adults

  • Learn about Hoopla and history
  • Highlighting women's local business
  • Take & Make craft kits for pickup
  • Trivia Night on Zoom
  • Access genealogy programs from the comfort of your own home
  • Stitchers and makers unite! Stitch & Make Together continues on Zoom

Masks are required inside the library, and must cover the nose and mouth at all times. All visitors must follow social distancing requirements.