Frequently Asked Questions
What are your hours?
NLCPD Administration Building Office hours are:
Mon-Fri: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Lions Community Center Office hours are:
Mon-Wed-Thur-Fri: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am to 7:00pm
Can I Volunteer or Perform Community Service/Volunteer Hours for the Park District?
Yes, please click on Community Service and Volunteer Opportunities for details (this link can also be located within District Information on the menu above).
When do I receive the Program Catalogs?
The New Lenox Park District provides three program catalogs per year. The Winter/Spring catalog is delivered the middle of November, the Summer catalog is delivered the beginning of April, and our Fall catalog is delivered the end of July.
Can I have a Program Catalog mailed to my home?
Our seasonal catalogs are distributed as an insert in the New Lenox Patriot Newspaper. For those customers outside of New Lenox, the New Lenox Community Park District relies on the postal service for the distribution of our seasonal program catalogs. The park district assumes no liability for delivery. If for some reason you do not receive your catalog, please contact us at 815-485-3584
How do I find out if there is an opening in a class?
You may call the Lions Community Center at 815-485-1737 or the Administration Building Office at 815-485-3584 during regular business hours.
How do I register for park district programs?
Please view the “Registration” link on the menu above for full details. This link will provide residents and non-residents with information on each way to register. For any further questions, please contact us at 815.485.3584 or 815.485.1737
If I don’t live within the boundaries of the New Lenox Community Park District, can I still participate in classes?
Yes, although for some of our programs there is an out-of-district fee. Where applicable, non-resident fees are indicated by “NR” in the program catalog. For further details regarding non-resident registration policies, please view the “Registration” link on the menu above.
Do you have rooms and/or parks available for rent?
When does Kiddie Kampus registration begin for the 2017/2018 school year?
Kiddie Kampus registration for the 2017/2018 school year begins Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Lions Community Center for residents. Please contact the Recreation Supervisor, Kelly Molloy at 815-485-1737 for details and availability.
What is required for Kiddie Kampus registration?
There is a $50.00 NON-REFUNDABLE registration fee, a $10 T-shirt fee, along with the first month’s tuition. A copy of your child’s birth certificate MUST be provided at registration. A voter’s card or tax bill is REQUIRED at registration for verification of residency. A child must be three or four on or before September 1st. A child must be able to handle bathroom hygiene independently (potty trained, no diapers). It is very helpful if the child is able to zip/button independently.
All age requirements are as of September 1st unless otherwise noted. No exceptions will be given.