September is Library Card Sign Up Month!Get a new card in September and receive a special gift and an entry in the grand prize drawing at the end of the month!Have a card already? Earn an entry by attending our eAudio Book class on 9/18, check out an audiobook or show us your eAudio apps on your smartphone or tablet!Prizes available for Kids, Teens and Adults!Adults & Teen Prize #1: Amazon Echo Dot Wireless SpeakerAdults & Teen Prize #2: Premium Ear Buds & Sport ArmbandKids Prize:Amazon Kindle FireLimited to Lemont Library Cardholders.
POLKA PALOOZA & Pint Sizes Polkas
Friday, September 22nd, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Join us for a lively after-hours event to celebrate Library Card Signup Month. Enjoy polka music by the local duo Bratwurst Brothers on the accordion, a polka dancing demo, yodeling contest, scavenger hunt, Oktoberfest photo props, games, and more. Admission is free; a $10.00 donation will entitle you to beer (Pollyanna Brewing Company) or soft drink, chips, and a bratwurst or hotdog. Buy a rubber duck for $5.00 for your chance to win an Oktoberfest-themed gift basket. This event is limited to ages 21 and over with proof of age. Sponsored by Lemont...
Reference USA is back!
ReferenceUSA Now Available Through Lemont Public Library!
ReferenceUSA, the premier reference and research database is now available at Lemont Public Library. Free to library cardholders, ReferenceUSA provides details on over 24 million businesses and 265 million consumers. ReferenceUSA can be used to:
Find sales leads for new start-up companies
Conduct market research
Search for jobs and internships
Find housing, schools, childcare, churches and doctors in your area
Reconnect with lost family or friends
Click here to get started on your search!
Online Education Service: Gale Courses
Never stop learning. Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, the Lemont Public Library now offers hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7. Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students.
Gale Courses offers access to online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere, any place. Other benefits include:
Courses are free for all patrons interested in any discipline
Gale Courses is easy to use; you use your library account to sign up and log in
With six-week courses, you can join programs year-round
To enroll, visit the Gale Courses...
Get a NEW passport at the Library!
Lemont Public Library accepts applications for NEW passports! Passport Hours:Monday – Thursday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM, 2:00PM – 4:00PM & 6:00PM – 8:00PMFriday & Saturday: 9:00AM -12:00PM & 2:00PM – 4:00PMSunday: Applications not accepted
For detailed information, please visit lemontlibrary.org/passports/