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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:

A 4-in-one Soil Tester
A 48-piece “Beneath the Waves” floor puzzle
A 1000-piece "Nostalgic Novels" puzzle
Basketball
Blood Pressure Monitor Cuff
Bocce Ball Set
Can Do! Science Kits
Chess/Checkers/Backgammon Game Set
"Chutes and Ladders" Game
Disc Golf set
Fingertip Oximeter (Blood Oxygen Tester)
Gardening Tools Bag
Gigantic Keyboard Playmat
Hand Bell set
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Puzzle
Home Workout bag
Horseshoes Set
Kalimba (Thumb Piano)
Light Therapy Lamp
Making Cents Money Game
North Country Puzzle (1000 piece)
Portable DVD Player
Rhythm Club Bongo Drums
Ring Toss Game
Scrabble Board Game
Search & Find Puzzle
Small volleyball/badminton set
Soprano ukulele
State Geo Bingo
Steel Drum
Sudoku board game

"Ticket to Ride Europe" Game
Toddler Busy Board
Touch and Read Phonics Word Match sets
Word Family Flip Books
World Geo Bingo

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.