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Library of Things

WHAT IS A LIBRARY THINGS?

Aurora Public Library's newest collection is a "Library of Things."  The collection contains an assortment of physical items that encourage people in trying out or exploring something new, provide small/low-maintenance items that people may need--but only once or twice, and/or offer items for family or friend activities and events.

library of things

"Things" currently in the collection include:

Gigantic Keyboard Playmat
Rhythm Club Bongo Drums
Ring Toss Game
Scrabble Board Game
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Puzzle
Search & Find Puzzle
Chess/Checkers/Backgammon Game Set

A 48-piece “Beneath the Waves” floor puzzle
A 1000-piece "Nostalgic Novels" puzzle
the game "Ticket to Ride Europe"
the game "Chutes and Ladders"
a Sudoku board game
a soprano ukulele
a small volleyball/badminton set
Disc Golf set
Hand Bell set
Home Workout bag
Kalimba (Thumb Piano)
Toddler Busy Board
Horseshoes Set
Light Therapy Lamp
Blood Pressure Monitor Cuff
Fingertip Oximeter (Blood Oxygen Tester)
Basketball

HOW LONG CAN I BORROW THEM?

Things may be checked out for 2 weeks while they are new, and will revert to a 4-week checkout period after 3 months.

HOW DO I RETURN THEM?

We request that you return the things inside at the Aurora Public Library.

This ARPA sub-grant project/program is made possible by 2021 CFDA 45.310, Library Services and Technology Act – American Rescue Plan Act, LS-250219-OLS-21 administered by MDE: State Library Services.