Library of Things

The library has more than books! Browse our collection of items that are available for patrons to checkout. Please note that some of these items may currently be checked out or may have a wait list. For more information on items and availability, call (419) 352-5050 or email woodref@wcdpl.org for items at Bowing Green, and call (419) 666-9900 for items at the Walbridge. You can also view our Library of Things through our catalog.

Bowling Green

Bocce ball in a travel bagBocce Ball

For 2-8 players. The object of the game is to toss the pallino, a small white ball, and then toss or "bowl" the bocce balls to stop as close as possible to the pallino without touching it.

 

 

 

Yardzee with dice in a bucketFarkle & Yardzee

Farkle is a classic dice game that's perfect for family fun or any game night. Roll the dice and try to collect combinations that will earn you some points. But, if you decide to take a risk and continue rolling, you could lose your points in a Farkle!

In Yardzee, take turns rolling dice to try to score combos. You get a total of 13 turns and may roll up to three times on a turn. At the end of each turn, you must fill in one empty box in your column on the score card. The player with the highest grand total at the end of all 13 rounds wins.

 

 

Tumble Tower with blocks and a bagTumble Tower

A giant version of this popular indoor game. Builds a tower over 4 feet tall. The object of the game is to remove one block at at time from the tower and stack it on top. The last player to stack a block without making the tower fall wins the game!

 

 

Photo of a telescopeTelescope

View the stars with a telescope from the library.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo of a ukuleleUkulele & Ukulele Tuner

Get started learning the ukulele by checking one out from the library. Ukulele tuner also available.

 

 

 

 

Photo of a photo and document scannerPhoto & Document Scanner

Quickly scan and send digital versions of your documents or photos to your computer with the Photo & Document Scanner.

 

 

 

 

Photo of a VHS Converter VHS Converter

The VHS converter makes it easy to convert old VHS home videos into MP4 format, which you can store on your phone or computer.

 

 

 

A photo of a home movie kit, with projector, projector screen, and speakerHome Movie Kit

This kit includes a projector, a projector screen, and a speaker so you can watch movies, play video games, or stream your favorite TV show on the big screen from the comfort of your home.

 

 

 

Blue bike lockBike Locks

If you ride a bike to the library, you can check out a bike lock from the Circulation Desk to keep it safe. Locks are for at-library use only; they cannot be checked out and taken. 

 

 

 

STEM KitSTEM Kits

Our Children's Place has STEM Kits available for checkout. Kids can learn about the human body, robotics & coding, animals, trucks & tools, emotions & empathy, and so much more with our hands-on kits.

 

 

 

Kits available at Bowling Green include:

  • My Amazing Body
  • Sound, Music, & Band
  • I Love Animals
  • Yoga for Mindfulness
  • Food & Nutrition 
  • All About Dinosaurs
  • Everyday Science
  • Emotions & Empathy
  • Trucks & Toys 
  • Examine Science & Nature
  • Construction & Building
  • Robotics & Coding
  • Machines & Contraptions
  • Decimals & Rounding
  • Building & Design
  • Understanding Our Universe
  • Math Patterns & Tactile

Walbridge

 

Bocce ball in a travel bagBocce Ball

For 2-8 players. The object of the game is to toss the pallino, a small white ball, and then toss or "bowl" the bocce balls to stop as close as possible to the pallino without touching it.

 

 

 

Yardzee with dice in a bucketFarkle & Yardzee

Farkle is a classic dice game that's perfect for family fun or any game night. Roll the dice and try to collect combinations that will earn you some points. But, if you decide to take a risk and continue rolling, you could lose your points in a Farkle!

In Yardzee, take turns rolling dice to try to score combos. You get a total of 13 turns and may roll up to three times on a turn. At the end of each turn, you must fill in one empty box in your column on the score card. The player with the highest grand total at the end of all 13 rounds wins.

 

 

Tumble Tower with blocks and a bagTumble Tower

A giant version of this popular indoor game. Builds a tower over 4 feet tall. The object of the game is to remove one block at at time from the tower and stack it on top. The last player to stack a block without making the tower fall wins the game!

 

 

 

A basketball, soccer ball, football, kick ball, and frisbeeSports Equipment

Check out sports equipment from the Walbridge branch library. Sports equipment available:

· Basketball 
· Football
· Kickball
· Soccer ball
· Ultimate Frisbee

 

STEM KitSTEM Kits

Our Children's Place has STEM Kits available for checkout. Kids can learn about the human body, robotics & coding, animals, trucks & tools, emotions & empathy, and so much more with our hands-on kits.

 

 

 

Kits available at Walbridge include:

  • I Love Animals
  • Imagination & Stories


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