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The FFL provides access to kits, tools, and technology items!
Available in Children's Room:
Born to Read Kits
Our Born to Read kits (ages 0-2) are "storytimes in a bag!" Each one contains board books, music CDs, toys and activities centered around a theme your child will love. 3 week loan period.
Ready to Read Kits
Our Ready to Read Kits (ages 2+) are built to help your child develop the 6 early literacy skills (talk, sing, read, write, play)! Each contains three picture books, suggestions for activities and supplementary information. 3 week load period.
Read, Learn, Do Kits
Each kit contains fiction books, non-fiction books, and tools based on a topic of interest. Geared towards teens.
Ask at Front Desk for Access
iPads, Kindles, & Nooks
Preloaded with the hottest books, magazines, apps and content. Use in the library, or take one home for 3 weeks.
Plug this device into your TV's USB port to access streaming services, like Netflix and HBOGo. 1 week loan period.
Early Literacy iPads
Preloaded with apps and tips for using them with your child to improve their literacy skills. 3 week loan period.
Family Engagement iPads
Preloaded with fun and educational apps for kids. Available to use in the library.
Digital Cameras & Video Cameras
Stored in our FFL Creation Lab, these can be checked out to use in the library with our green screen wall, and/or iMovie, iPhoto, or Adobe Creative suite software.
Interactive robots that teach coding through play! Available to use throughout the library.
Available in FFL Fab Lab:
Print out a 3-dimensional object in plastic! Find out more on our 3D Printers and Tech page
Work on your own project, or call us at (315) 637-6374 ext. 1 to sign up for a class or 1-on-1 lesson.
Cuts and engraves wood, glass, acrylic, and more, up to 12"x24" in size. Find our more on our Using our Makerspaces page
Cut out vinyl decals for your laptop, wall or whatever you can imagine! Find our more on our Using our Makerspaces page
Perfect for baking for your themed party. Find these in the FFL Fab Lab. 3 week loan period.
Calculate the operating costs of your household appliances. Find these in the FFL Fab Lab. 3 week loan period.
Learn to Knit Kits
Needles and instructions for both kids and adults! Find these in the FFL Fab Lab. 3 week loan period.
Jewelry Making Kits
Jewelry-making tools and instruction books to get you started! Find these in the FFL Fab Lab. 3 week loan period.
Little Bits Kits, Snap Circuits Kits, K'nex Kits, and more
Focused on basic circuits and mechanics, these kits help kids build STEM skills through play. Available to use in the library or short-term loan to teachers and educators.