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

Committee of the Whole Meeting

4/27/15, 6:00, Village Hall

Special Board Meeting

4/27/15, Immediately following the Committee of the Whole Meeting

Village Curb Side Brush Pick Up

Curb side brush pick up will be the first and third Monday of each month.



Due to expected bad weather the electronics recycling event has been postponed until May 9th, 9am to Noon at the Street Department Building.

4th Annual Lena Lions Fish Boil

5/2/15, 4:30 - 7:00pm, Lena Community Center.

$10 advnace tickets, $11 at the door, 4-10 yrs $5, Under 4 are free

Lena Historical Society Plant Sale Fundraiser

5/8/15, 8am-5-pm

5/9/15, 8am-2pm

Lena historical society barn 427 grove st.

Electronics Recycling and Document Shredding

5/9/15, 9am-Noon, Street Department Building

More Details Coming


Village Wide Garage Sales

May 9th and 10th, all around Lena.

Keep watching the Shopper's Guide for more details.  Shopper's Guide: 815-369-4112

Ladies Day Out

5/9/14, 10:00 - 3:00pm, Lena Elementary School


Lena Farmers' Market

May 16th to October 10th, 8:00 - 11:00am, Downtown Lena

Lena Lions Fall Festival

September 11th and 12th

Downtown Lena

More details coming