November 1 - 30, 2017
Join the NaNoWriMo community and commit to writing 50,000 words in the 30 days of November. We are a "Come Write In" Location. Drop in anytime between 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM on select dates for some inspiration, snacks and beverages.
Adult Dates Include:
Thursdays: November 2nd, November 16th and November 30th.
Teen NaNoWriMo Meetup
Hang out with other teens and eat snacks while you plan plots, make edits and come up with a great piece of work!
Teen Dates Include:
Wednesdays: November 1st, November 15th, and November 29th - 6:00 PM - 8:00PM
Teen Program - Halloween Escape Room!
Thursday, October 19th @ 6:00PM
Join us for a Halloween themed escape room! Figure out all the clues to open the mystery box before time is up. Sign up by yourself or with a group of friends, teams of 5- 10 teens will try to escape together! Registration required. Ages 11-17 only.
Click here to register!
Helping Veterans on the Home Front
October 1st - November 13th
For the 10th year, the library is partnering with the Lemont-Homer Glen Rotary Club and the Lemont VFW Post 5819 to collect items for the veterans at the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans in Wheaton and the Fisher House at the Hines V.A. Hospital. For each item donated from the veterans' wish lists, you will receive a coupon for $1.00 off library fines or $1.00 of free printing (up to a maximum of $10 per account). Wish list items and complete details are found on this page http://lemontlibrary.org/donations/.
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/