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Toy Libraries

Blackwood Toy LibraryBlackwood Library

Address: Blackwood Community Centre, 4 Young Street Blackwood SA 5051
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Telephone: (08) 8278 6779
Service Coordinator: Helen Miller

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Mitcham Toy LibraryMitcham Community Centre

Address: 242 Belair Road, Lower Mitcham SA 5062
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Telephone: (08) 8274 1351
Service Coordinator: Lisa Francis

Opening Hours:

      • Wednesday 2.30pm - 5pm
      • Thursday 10am - 12.30pm
      • Saturday 10am - 12noon
      • Public Holidays Closed

Toys and Games

Play can be stimulating, educational and fun. A wide range of toys and games catering to early learning and recreation needs is available for loan. Families, grandparents and people caring for children aged from 0 to 12 years, as well as kindergartens, playgroups, community groups, creches and people with a disability are eligible to join.Toy Libraries enable children access to a wide range of resources to encourage all stages of physical and cognitive development. Parents have the advantage of being able to try toys before they buy them and to cater for their children's ever changing needs and interests.

Toys and games for loan include:

      • puzzles for all ages.
      • games for all ages.
      • sports equipment.
      • costumes.
      • hand puppets.
      • popular play sets.
      • baby activity and play toys.
      • slides, rockers ride-on-toys and activity gyms.
      • construction sets (including Lego).
      • musical instruments.
      • sand and water toys.
      • mini trampolines and pogo sticks.
      • literacy, math, and science games and equipment.

Borrowing Terms

Each member may borrow up to six toys across both the Mitcham and Blackwood Toy Libraries. You must return the toys to the Toy Library where you borrowed them. Most items are available for four weeks; some restrictions may apply for large items and Party Packs. Organisational members can borrow up to twelve toys.

Membership Fees

      • Family memberships $30 for 12 months.
      • Organisational memberships $60 for 12 months.

Borrowing Conditions

    • Borrower must provide identification including a current address e.g. drivers licence.
    • Toys must be returned in the bag or container provided. This helps to keep pieces together.
    • Please check the number of pieces before returning the toys and return them in a clean condition.
    • If damage occurs or a part is missing, please notify us when returning the toys.
    • To make sure all members have fair access to the toys there are no reservations or extensions.
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