Reading is snow much fun with our all-ages reading program! Receive a Golden Ticket to our Melting into Spring Carnival just for signing up via Beanstack or at any service desk. Earn a virtual ticket to your choice of our grand prize raffles for every 5 days of reading logged. You can also earn a virtual raffle ticket for every activity you complete.
Follow the link below or click on the image of the newsletter to open a digital copy of the newsletter with active links to register for programs.
January/February/March 2022 Newsletter
Face Mask Required
Face masks are now required for entry and use of the library as mandated by Cook County. If you need a mask, ask at the patron services or reference desks. Limit one per person.
Introducing Mango Languages!
Introducing the Library's newest language learning resources, Mango Languages! Choose from dozens of languages and learn from actual conversations.
Use Mango from your computer's browser or download their fun and easy to use mobile app!
Click here to get started and create your own Mango Languages account.
PASSPORT PROCESSING UPDATE
The US Department of State has recently released the following statement in regards to dramatically increased wait times for passport processing. This information and more can be found on the US Department of State's passport website located here
Using the VHS to DVD Transfer
Our VHS to DVD converter is a machine that can convert your VHS tapes from analogue to digital with a few simple clicks. All you have to do is set up a time to use the machine and one of our librarians will assist you if you’ve never used it before.
Converting a VHS to DVD is a two step process, both with which our staff will help.
Convert the video on the tape to a digital file
Burn the file to a DVD or transfer the file to a flash drive. You may bring your own blank DVDs or flash drive...
The Library has enabled Auto Renewal. What this means is that any item that can be renewed will be automatically renewed. If an item is ineligible for renewal, for example if another patron has placed a hold on the item, it will not be renewed automatically. Here is a list of common questions regarding auto renewal. If you have a question yourself, please don't hesitate to call the library at 630-257-6541 and press 1 for Patron Services.
What would cause an item to not auto-renew?
There are several reasons why an item might not auto-renew.
1. The item does not have...
Vaccination Card Copies
The Library will provide photocopies of your vaccination card free of charge. Stop by the reference desk with your card, and we will print copies on demand.
Treat Your Shelf Book Boxes
Not sure what to read next or looking for new authors? Simply fill out the form below or pick up a form in person at the Library and return it to a librarian. We will put together a personalized reading box just for you! Each box comes with four library books selected specially for you and fun treats for you to enjoy.
Ask a librarian how to get started or visit https://lemontlibrary.org/bookbox/ and fill out a form online!
Even though the Library is open for business, some of you may still want to distance yourselves. If you would like to take advantage of contactless pickup, you still can.
Due to quarantine procedures, items may take longer to arrive from other Libraries
Here's How it Works:
Either fill out the form below, call us at 630-257-6541 (after you call the phone number press 1)
Place a hold through our catalog (Please be advised that this may take longer)
Pick Up Your Items
If you filled out a the form below, we will contact you with information on when you can pick...
Introducing the Library's newest resource, Hoopla Digital. Hoopla is a one-stop location for ebooks, audiobooks, videos, graphic novels and more. Using your Lemont Library Card you can check out 8 titles per month. Hoopla works with smartphones, tablets, computers and smart tvs. Visit www.hoopladigital.com to sign up for an account with your library card and start using Hoopla today.
The Library is the cornerstone of our community. It's the place we gather to learn, play games, distract ourselves, and seek inspiration. The Library is currently closed, but that doesn't mean we can't learn, play and interact with others in our community. Stay active with us virtually and continue your Library experience from the comfort of your home!
Social Distance Reading Club
Read and complete activities to earn entries into our digital raffles. Just visit the site or use your Beanstack app to signup the whole family. If you did our Summer or Winter Reading Program your information is...