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New Toys for October

Great additions to our collection. A mix of donations and new buys.

Puzzles

You’ve probably heard that puzzles are good for your child’s mind and cognitive development; you may have received and given puzzles as gifts. But why are puzzles considered helpful to a child’s mental development? Here are some reasons.

The World Around Them
Psychologists have determined that a child’s brain development is influenced significantly when a child acts […]

Stock up for pressents

Once again we will be handing out the Parent Direct toy catalog as a fundraising activity. Many members will stock up on presents for the end of year celebrations.  There is an order form in the catalog or you can order online. Devlieries can be to the toy library up until 20th December  before […]

How to do duty

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands- one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” — Audrey Hepburn
As a community organisation Kingston Toy Library can only operate with the many members who pitch in. Here at Kingston Toy Library we try to make as many different duty options […]

Children’s Week 2017

Montessori is an approach to supporting the full development of the human being. The Montessori approach offers a broad vision of education as an ‘aid to life’. – Montessori Australia
We are excited to announce that with the support of a Children’s week grant from City of Kingston we will be a holding an event […]

Come help us develop a better space

As we work through our business plan we are now at the stage where we want to improve the space we are in by creating a better floor plan and flow.

To do this we need to create design that we can implement. So we are asking for assistance from members or the public to […]

June New Toys

While we have not purchased toys this month we have been inundated with donations from members & non members. These are just some of the many new toys for June.

We are always happy to receive donations. To find out how you can donate read here.

Survey Results

We had great feedback with 63 responses, nearly a third of our members! The questions we asked ranged from party pack, SETLS, improvements and duty. The winner of the toy prize was drawn at the June committee meeting.

The committee were excited to learn of what our members think of the Kingston Toy Library. We […]

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