Your public library offers MUCH more than books!!

Borrow just about anything from the Library Of Non-traditional Things aka LONT.

In addition to our long-held collection of Garden Tools, we now have shelves in the Main Reading Room containing indoor & outdoor games, and a broad selection of equipment for cooking, making music and recreational activities.

Check our catalog for item availability and item information by clicking on individual items (opens new window.)

ARTS & CRAFTS
COOKING & BAKING SUPPLIES

CAKE PANS -- VARIETY of FORMS

MUFFIN PANS

CANDY MOLDS

  • CANDY MOLDS (Various shapes) contains 8 silicone candy molds in 7 different styles: smiley faces, hearts, double hearts, dinosaurs, piggy faces, fashion accessories, and traditional cups.
  • CAR MOLD contains 1 silicone mold depicting 8 styles of cars for baking cupcakes, making candy or gummies.

COOKIE CUTTERS - VARIOUS

OTHER COOKING SUPPLIES

GAMES - BOARD GAMES & INDOOR GAMES
GAMES - GIANT (Indoors & Outdoors)
GAMES - OUTDOOR
  • BOCCE: Complete set of bocce balls in a handy carrying case! 90 mm balls in red and green with two marking patterns, a 1 1/2" pallino.
  • CORNHOLE:  Complete setup for cornhole / bean bag toss in a handy carrying case.
  • CROQUET
  • DISC GOLF: Portable target for playing disc golf anywhere! Folds up and down for easy transport and storage. It also includes a carrying case to ensure everything stays organized. This set makes a great portable beach game, yard game, or backyard game.
  • LADDERBALL:  The object of the game is to toss your bola and have it wrap your bolas around the steps of the ladder.
  • LAWN BOWLING: Suitable to play both European Skittle Ball or Classic Ten Pin games- this set is sure to provide hours of entertainment and make everyone feel like a winner!
  • VOLLEYBALL & BADMINTON:  Set contains the equipment necessary to play either volleyball or badminton. Assembly & rules sheet gives the basic rules of each game as well as terminology and violations.
GARDEN TOOLS
HOME MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT & TOOLS
  • WAGON: Collapsible wagon with cover. 150 pound capacity. Not intended to transport children.
  • LASER MEASURING DEVICE
  • POWER DRILL
  • TOOL KIT: Carrying case contains: 1 10' measuring tape ; 1 pair "combination" pliers ; 1 flathead screwdriver ; 1 Phillips head screwdriver ; 1 voltage tester ; 1 utility knife ; 1 8 oz hammer ; 1 8" adjustable wrench.
  • WATTS UP?-Power Analyzer: Watts up? incorporates sophisticated digital electronics that enable precise and accurate measurements in an easy-to-use format. State-of-the-art digital microprocessor design utilizes high-frequency sampling of both voltage and current measurements for true power.
  • GARMENT STEAMER
  • INFRARED THERMOMETER
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
MISCELLANEOUS FUN STUFF
  • NECKTIES
  • SKULL FACSIMILES: Homo erectus ; Homo heidelbergensis ; Homo rudolfensis ; Australopithecus africanus ; Homo sapiens. Accompanied by 3 laminated information sheets.
SPORTS & OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
TECHNOLOGY

In the Library, you can browse the shelves for immediately-available items, or scan the easy-to-browse alphabetical catalog containing laminated pages with detailed descriptions of each item in the 3 categories (Games, Equipment, Cooking). Can't find it on the shelf? Place a request!

To search from home in the online catalog: Enter LONT as a search term, or more specifically LONT GAMES or LONT EQUIPMENT (includes musical instruments & cooking equipment).

Grandchildren visiting? Planning a party? Exploring a new hobby? Try before you buy!!

We are now partially open. Click here for info. 

The library will be open for voting only on Tuesday, November 3rd. Regular services will resume on Wednesday, November 4th.