Library of Things (L.O.T.)
The library has various materials outside of books and videos that are accessible to use while at the library and many can also be checked out. From board games to 3D printers the library has something to engage and inspire everyone of all ages!
The library also has a collection of activity kits for children and families, which can be checked out from the library.
To see our complete list of Children's Activity Kits click here!
To see our complete list of STEM Activity Kits click here!
To see our complete list of Memory Kits click here!
Board Game Collection
The library has a growing collection of Board Games which you can check out from the library. The collection is for all ages and includes both modern and popular classics that focus on strategy, role playing and cards. Board Games are a great way to unplug, increase brain function, reduce stress and helps build stronger relationships through human contact.
To see our complete list of game click here!
Hot Spots - Mobile Wireless Internet (WiFi)
The library has a number of internet hot spot devices that you can check out from the library. Enjoy quick and easy one-step Internet access with the MiFi7000 mobile hotspot. Get secure access or enjoy high-speed LTE network coverage across the United States. No cost and unlimited data with your library card. Must be 18+ to borrow.
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Hot Spot Usage Policy
The library also has various pieces of equipment and technology that can be used while at the library but many can also be checked out. For inside library use only, the library has a, Glowforge Laser Cutter 3D Printer, Cricut cutting machine, VHS to DVD convertor, Paper Die Cutter and more! A few items that can be checked out from the library include projectors, a portable P.A. system, and telescopes.
To see our complete list of equipment click here!
Die Cut Machine Menu of Dies - Bring Your Own Paper
Lied Center Family Pass
You can borrow a 1-week pass for entry into the Clarinda Lied Recreation Center. The Lied Center offers a pool, gym, fitness equipment and more!
*Must be 18+ to borrow the pass
*Physical pass must be presented at the Lied Center
*Pass allows one family entry into the Lied Center
*Pass does not include Group Fitness Classes
Lied Center / Lied Library may revoke or change privileges/access at any time. Funding for passes provide by CRHC Partners in Exceptional Care.
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