Toy Collection

GPPL's toy collection is supported by a generous ongoing donation by the Grande Prairie Elks Lodge 285. The toys are sturdy, washable toys stored in bags on a display caterpillar in the Children's Department.

Toy Collection Notes

  • Toys are for home use only.
  • Toys may be borrowed by patrons who have a valid GPPL card.
  • Toys are loaned for a period of 3 weeks.
  • Toys must be returned to the Children's Information Desk, not the Customer Service Desk or Book Drop.
  • Toys may not be placed on hold.
  • If toys are returned with damaged or missing pieces, the borrowing patron may be held responsible for the replacement cost of the entire toy.
  • When toys are returned, GPPL staff members
    • Check in the toy
    • Count the toy's pieces
    • Wash and disinfect the toy
    • Count the toy's pieces a second time
    • Return the toy to the shelf