Carousel Toy Library
Thursdays 9:30am - 12:30pm
West Exe Children's Centre
contact: Fiona Daughton 01392 279361
What is a Toy Library?
It is a centre for lending the best toys and games which adults and children can enjoy together;
It is a way of trying out toys before you buy them;
It is an Aladdin's cave full of things you want to take home!
Who can use the Toy Library?
Carousel Toy Library provides high quality toys for children aged from a few months to primary age. It is open mainly for families and childminders, but groups providing daycare for children are also welcome to join. A wider range of toys suitable for groups and older children can be found at the Merry Go Round branch of Toy Library in Belmont Park (see website for details).
What toys and equipment are available for loan?
The Toy Library provides a wide range of high quality toys including some toys specially designed for children with disabilities, with others aimed at promoting multicultural awareness. We also have a resource library of books for parents and carers.
How much will it cost?
An Annual Family Membership is £5.00 per year.
An Annual Group Membership is £15 per year
There is a weekly fee for each item borrowed.
Rates for toy and game hire start at 40p per week, more expensive toys are £1.20 per week.
Groups can borrow toys and play equipment by the half term at reduced rates.
Returnable deposits are taken on more expensive toys.
We make no charge for breakages but do ask for toys to be returned in a clean condition.