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Grant Success

By |July 23rd, 2018|

We are very excited to announce that we have been extremely successful with the Foundation of Graduates in Early Childhood Studies Forest Hill grant. Receiving over $9000 to spend on new toys.

With this grant […]

Baby and child first aid

By |July 23rd, 2018|

Learn life saving first aid skills with an infant & child first aid session run by Amalie Pearce from The Parentmedic Movement.

Would you be confident acting in an emergency?
Is it time to introduce solids […]

Spread the word

By |June 7th, 2018|

Our stats tell us that over a 25% of our members heard about Kingston Toy Library through family and friends. So we want more of our members to spread the word.

And to say thank […]

Recent New Toys

By |May 23rd, 2018|

It has been a little while since we have shared our latest new additions. So here they are and as always you can view all our new toys on SETLS.

Many of the new toys […]

Recent new toys

By |March 26th, 2018|

While we have been super busy borrowing and returning every session we have still have time to add some amazing new play materials to our collection. Many of which have been donated by members […]

New Grant Toys for 2018

By |March 25th, 2018|

We have been very lucky to receive a grant from Kingston City Council of $2000 for new toys 2017/18 grants round.  This grant was to improve our construction, domestic and role play sections.

These toys […]

Bilingual Story Time Events @ KTL

By |February 5th, 2018|

This year we are very excited to be running a series of story time events. Come take a seat and experience story time in another language. Drawing on the many languages our members speak, […]

Recent new additions

By |February 5th, 2018|

These new toys have been recently added. A mixture of donations from our members and purchases. Check out SETLS to borrow or place a hold.

 

We are always welcome to receive donations from the community […]

New Parent Sessions

By |December 15th, 2017|

As of 2018 we will be running new parent information sessions at the toy library. This will be a great opportunity to learn about the toy library.

They will be held on the first Monday […]

NEW STEM Toys Thanks to Telstra

By |December 6th, 2017|

We are delighted to announce our success in applying for a $1,200 grant from Telstra. Telstra Kids the little things that can make a big difference to kids’ lives, helping kids to play and […]

Puzzles

By |October 13th, 2017|

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 […]

How to stop toy pieces disappearing!

By |April 30th, 2017|

It happens to all of us. One Lego block is missing, or that single puzzle piece isn’t with the rest of the jigsaw. You know it will always be in the last place you […]

Toy cleaning tips

By |April 27th, 2017|

 

To keep our toys looking great, we ask that you give them a quick clean before returning to the library. It’s easy! Here are some tips to make them shine!

Tip 1

The simplest way to […]

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