Things to do at East Central Regional Library
Playing is an important part of life!
East Central Regional Library offers all kinds of playful resources and activities such as board games, activity kits, fun events, and so much more!
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Board games are a great way to build literacy, communication, and interpersonal skills all while having fun.
The East Central Regional Library system has added circulating board games to its collection. The collection currently features 77 unique titles.
Games range from easy to difficult and are geared for ages 8 and up.
East Central Regional Library patrons may check out up to two board games at one time per card, and may request up to five titles per card. Games are checked out for a three-week period and may be renewed if others are not waiting.
Board games may be returned to any ECRL branch. Please return these items inside to the front desk to avoid damage.
Kits for All Ages
Kits are a great way to explore a subject or hobby!
Active living kits
Kits are activity-based and contain the activity equipment and instructions for play.
Book Club Kits
Kits contain 12 copies of a single title and related discussion questions.
Brain Fitness Kits
Kits contain 4 games designed to keep or build brain power.
Fitness Kits promote health and wellness by offering the opportunity to learn how to use portable exercise equipment. An instructional DVD or guide is included in each kit.
Play and learn kits
Kits offer young children an avenue to practice their logical thinking, problem-solving and gross and fine motor skills by using one of the five basic literacy skills – play.
Kits contain themed items that can be used by caregivers to converse with individuals affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia.
Kits are theme-based and contain items to present a storytime program to children ages 3-5. They may be used by any Head Start teacher, preschool teacher, elementary school teacher or licensed daycare provider with a current East Central Regional Library card.
storytime to go kits
Kits are theme-based and contain items to promote early literacy development.
Events at your library
East Central Regional Library hosts a variety of events, storytimes, and other programs across the region. Check out upcoming events happening near you on the Events Calendar.
What fun is available Online?
There are many great resources for you to explore online. Research your family history, learn a new skill or hobby, find a book to read or listen to online – and more!