Lending Library

WGTE's Early Learning Lending Library

Explore the variety of resources available through WGTE's Early Learning Lending Library. There are books for teachers and parents, cassette tapes, and Extend the Learning Kits that contain items such as lesson plans, children�s books, videos, songs, activity ideas, stuffed animals, puzzles, and other dramatic play materials.

Any childcare center, after-school center, preschool center, childcare or daycare provider, parent or interested adult working in an early learning environment is eligible to participate. Lending Library fees are:

  • Childcare, preschool or before/after-school centers, $25, annually, per web site.
  • Preschool teacher or childcare or daycare provider, parent or other interested adult who is not a current WGTE member, $20, annually.
  • Parent, teacher or interested adult who is a current WGTE member, $10, annually.

Items can be borrowed for two weeks. Each center/person may borrow up to two items during each lending period. (A fee of $1 per business day will be charged for items not returned by the due date.)

To reserve a resource item:

Call Kathy Smith at 419-380-4638 or email kathy_smith@wgte.org. Items can be picked up and returned to WGTE, 1270 South Detroit Ave., Toledo (between Arlington and Glendale).