8:48am & 10:30am Service - Orewa Baptist Church
2-8 Loop Road, Orewa

09-426 6976

2 - 8 Loop Rd, Orewa 0931, New Zealand

©2018 by Orewa Baptist Church

Orewa

Toy Library

When: Every Thursday (during school term) 9:30am - 11:20

Where: Orewa Baptist Church, 2-8 Loop Road, Orewa, New Zealand

Who: Everyone is invited!

Cost: Become a member for $25 a term per family

How does it work: Take out toys (from our library) for up to 2 weeks.

Toy Allowance: 1 Child: 3 Toys, 2  Games, 2 Puzzles, 2 Dress ups
2+ Children: 6 Toys, 2 Games, 2 Puzzles, 2 Dress ups (only 1 BIG toy per family)

How to register: Pop in during a Thursday session, let us know you are NEW, and we will get you all set up! We will help you sign up, take payment (cash or eftpos), and then you are ready to browse our range of toys!

What to expect:

  1. Friendly, helpful staff (volunteers)

  2. A fun environment for kids

  3. A caring community for mums and caregivers - meet other mums / caregivers!

  4. Yummy Barista made coffee and baked goodies for you (plain cookies for the kids or bring your own snacks)

Benefits of belonging to a Toy Library

  • Cost effective compared to buying toys - save money

  • Lets you target age-specific development needs

  • Give your child exposure to other cultures (we have many toys to help with this!)

  • Play helps development – more diverse plays helps development

  • Better imagination through variety of dress-ups

  • Save space in your house!

  • Reduce our reliance on plastic packaging

  • Be friendly to the environment

  • Helps to reduce consumerism (in you and maybe your children)

  • If your child doesn’t like the toy – return it and get another one

  • Get access to toys you wouldn’t buy

  • Trial a toy that you are thinking of buying

  • Seasonally appropriate use of toys