Frequently Asked Questions

What are your hours?

NLCPD Administration Building Office hours are:
9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday:
(815) 485-3584

Lions Community Center Office hours are:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
(815) 485-1737

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 Guides?

The New Lenox Park District provides three Program Guides per year. The Winter/Spring Program Guide is delivered the end of November, the Summer Program Guide is delivered the end of April, and our Fall Program Guide is delivered the beginning of August.

Can I have a Program Guide mailed to my home?

Our seasonal Program Guides 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 Guides. The park district assumes no liability for delivery. If for some reason you do not receive your Program Guide, 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 nonresidents 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, nonresident fees are indicated by “NR” in the seasonal Program Guide. For further details regarding nonresident registration policies, please view the “Registration” link on the menu above.

Do you have rooms and/or parks available for rent?

Yes, we have several options to fit your needs. Please call (815) 485-3584 or (815) 485-1737 during regular business hours for further information. For more details click here Parks & Facilities Rentals.

When does Kiddie Kampus registration begin for the 2018/2019 school year?

Kiddie Kampus registration for the 2018/2019 school year began on Saturday, March 10, 2018. 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.

Age Requirements

All age requirements are as of September 1st unless otherwise noted. No exceptions will be given.