NaNoWriMo




National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel.

We want to give you a place to get the words flowing. Bring your pencil, computer, or notebook and get to work. Join us for an all ages write in. You can also use our computer labs - just remember to bring a thumb drive.

Crest Hill Branch Come Write In!

20670 Len Kubinski Drive
Crest Hill, IL 60403
815-552-4280

Come Write In Dates:
Every Sunday in November from 1:30 - 4:00 pm

NEW! Adult Writers Group
Second Tuesday of the month from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Explore your creative writing skills in the company of other writers. Receive valuable support and participate in writing exercises. All levels are welcome.

Lockport Branch Come Write In!

121 East 8th Street
Lockport, IL 60441
815-552-4260

NaNoWriMo Orientation
Saturday, October 14th from 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Have you always wanted to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) but didn't know how? Join us at this informational session where we will discuss how to become involved in this month long writing challenge, as well as go over all the resources the library has to provide for those wishing to participate. 

Come Write In Dates:
Every Sunday in November from 1:30 - 4:00 pm
Mondays: 6th, 13th, & 20th from 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Creative Writing Group for Teens & Adults
Second Wednesday of the month from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
A club where experienced and inexperienced writers alike can share their work, learn some tips and tricks to keep writing, and meet other writers. Come and fight writer’s block, get constructive criticism, and refuel your writing tank! Run by a Lewis University graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Creative and Professional writing.

Romeoville Branch Come Write In!

201 W. Normantown Road
Romeoville, IL 60446
815-552-4230

Come Write In Dates:
Every Tuesday in November from 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Adult Writers Club
First Wednesday of the month from 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Explore your creative writing skills in the company of other writers. Receive valuable support and participate in writing exercises. All levels are welcome.