A community with ties to the past and paving a road to the future


Welcome to Lena, Illinois

Quite simply put, Lena is family friendly.  Home to an award winning school district, active park district, library district, emergency services including fire, local healthcare facilities, police and ambulance, multiple homes of worship and business services to support all the essential family needs, Lena offers the perfect place for you to call home.  We believe you will find Lena’s rural setting, low cost-of-living and commitment to a high quality of life worthy of your strong consideration.

Upcoming Events

Lena Historical Society Fundraiser

Cheese and Sausage giftbox from Torkelson's and AJ's


Lena Hometown Christmas

6pm - "Winter Wonderland" Christmas Parade
6-8pm - Visit Santa at Engel's Jewelry. 
Chili Supper & Cookie Walk at Lena Methodist Church
Kid's Activities at the Lena Library
Horse Drawn Carriage

Donations accepted

Stephenson County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update - 2015

If you live or work in Stephenson County the Black Hawk Hills Regional Council invites you to take part in a short survey to help improve understanding and response times during weather related and other emergencies.  Follow the link below to take and submit your survey.

Stephenson County Hazard Survey