Tech Toys to Try

Binocular Kits

Explore the great outdoors with a binocular kit!

Borrowing

  • Place a hold
  • 14-day loan
  • Two renewals
  • Overdue fines: $1.00/day

Each kit includes:

  • Acuter 10x42 waterproof binoculars and carrying case
  • Two objective lens covers
  • Birds of North America pocket guide
  • Night Sky of North America pocket guide
  • Simple instructions

Binocular Kit contents

Ozobot Bits

Ozobot Bits are small robots that offer a fun, simple introduction to coding. Program them to follow lines and respond to different colour combinations by drawing on paper with different coloured markers.

Sphero SPRKs

Sphero SPRKS are robotic balls that offer a simple, fun introduction to coding. Use the free Sphero Edu app to program Spheros to perform various challenges and activities.

Borrowing

  • Place a hold
  • 14-day loan
  • Two renewals
  • Overdue fines: $1.00/day

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Telescope Kits

Explore the night sky with our telescope starter kit.

Borrowing

  • Place a hold
  • 14-day loan
  • Two renewals
  • Overdue fines: $1.00/day

Each kit includes:

  • A Skywatcher Heritage 76 Dobsonian telescope with carrying case
  • Two eyepieces: a standard 20 mm lens and either a 4 mm or 10 mm lens
  • The National Geographic Night Sky of North America guidebook
  • Instruction sheet

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Learn more

Thank you to the Coquitlam Kinsmen and the Friends of Coquitlam Public Library Society for providing funding for our Ozobot Bits, Sphero SPRKs and Telescope Kits.

Playaway Launchpads

Playaway Launchpads are sturdy tablets loaded with fun and educational games. Subjects include math, transportation, nature, building and engineering, shapes and colours, animals and princesses.

Borrowing

  • Place a hold
  • 14-day loan
  • 2 renewals
  • Overdue fines: $1.00/day
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Questions?

Contact us at 604-554-7323 or ask@coqlibrary.ca