Library of Things

Games from the Library of Things collection may be borrowed for one week and can be renewed twice, each time for one additional week, unless the game is on hold for another patron. Games must be picked up and returned at the Osterhout Free Library and must be handed directly to a staff member. Only two items from the Library of Things collection may be checked out at a time.

Candy Land

Cards Against Humanity

Cards Against Humanity Family Edition

Chess and Checkers Set

Clue (Retro Edition)

Sponsored by Bonner Chevrolet

Deck of Cards

Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set

Exploding Kittens

Sponsored by FNCB Bank

Jenga

Monopoly

Pictionary

Scrabble Travel Edition

Sponsored by Janney

Twister

What Do You Meme?

Yahtzee

Children’s puzzles from the Library of Things collection may be borrowed for one week and can be renewed twice, each time for one additional week, unless the puzzle is on hold for another patron. Children’s puzzles must be picked up and returned at the Osterhout Free Library and must be handed directly to a staff member. Only two items from the Library of Things collection may be checked out at a time.

Alphabet Floor Puzzle

Pokémon Puzzle

USA Map Floor Puzzle

Adult puzzles from the Library of Things collection may be borrowed for three weeks and can be renewed twice, each time for three additional weeks, unless the puzzle is on hold for another patron. Adult puzzles must be picked up and returned at the Osterhout Free Library and must be handed directly to a staff member. Only two items from the Library of Things collection may be checked out at a time.

Bicycle Puzzle

Fishing Lures Puzzle

Frederick the Literate Puzzle

Happy Camper Puzzle

Sponsored by Highmark

Moon Puzzle

Sponsored by FNCB Bank

New Seahorse Café Puzzle

Starry Night Puzzle

Sugar Skull Puzzle

Library of Things items may be borrowed for one week and can be renewed twice, each time for one additional week, unless the item is on hold for another patron. Library of Things items must be picked up and returned at the Osterhout Free Library and must be handed directly to a staff member. Only two items from the Library of Things collection may be checked out at a time.

Badminton & Volleyball Set

  • This Franklin set comes with a volleyball, birdies, rackets, a net, instructions and additional accessories.
  • Sponsored by Highmark

Children’s Cookie Cutters

  • This cookie cutter set includes a dinosaur, heart, large Micky Mouse, small Micky Mouse, star, and unicorn.

Children’s Electricity STEM Kit

  • This STEM kit comes with a D-cell battery, numerous accessories, and a simple instructional booklet that helps children learn about and experiment with electricity.

Children’s Microscope

  • This microscope comes with 18 sample slides, 6 blank slides, a detailed manual, and other accessories such a petri dish, tweezers, and specimen vials.

Civics Flash Cards for the U.S. Naturalization Test

Code & Go Robot Mouse Activity Set

  • This activity set includes a robot mouse, an adjustable maze and activity cards that introduce basic coding, programming, and sequencing.
  • Sponsored by Bonner Chevrolet

Halloween Cookie Cutters

  • This cookie cutter set includes bat, cat, coffin, ghost, pumpkin, skull, and witch’s hat.

Kan Jam

  • Kan Jam is a lawn game that comes with a flying disc, two goals, instructions and a game box.
  • Sponsored by FNCB Bank

Marble Run

  • Marble run comes with 80 building pieces and 50 marbles.
  • Sponsored by Janney

Winter Holiday Cookie Cutters

  • This cookie cutter set includes a bell, candy cane, flying reindeer, gingerbread man, hat, house, mitten, ornament, reindeer, Santa Clause, snowflake, snowman, star, stocking, and tree.
Library of Things: Valuable Items may be borrowed for one week and can be renewed twice, each time for one additional week, unless the item is on hold for another patron. Library of Things: Valuable Items must be picked up and returned at the Osterhout Free Library and must be handed directly to a staff member. Only one item from the Library of Things: Valuable Items collection may be checked out at a time.
In order to check out an item from this collection, the borrower must sign the Library of Things: Valuable Items Lending Agreement, present valid photo ID and proof of current address if it is not correct on his/her ID, and abide by other requirements for items deemed particularly expensive, fragile or difficult to replace. Borrowers must be 18 years of age or older.

Acoustic Guitar

  • This Epiphone acoustic guitar comes with a case, picks, electric tuner, and instructional book.
  • Donated by Music Go Round Wilkes-Barre

Digital Camera

  • This SEREE Ultra HD digital camera can take photos and videos and has features such as 4x zoom, live webcam mode, and a 3 in. flip screen. A 32GB SD card, USB cable and charger, strap, and detailed user manual is included.

Drill and Home Tool Set

  • This Black & Decker drill and tool set comes with 57 hand tools and accessories along with a carry case. This includes an 8V drill, claw hammer, adjustable wrench, screwdriver, and more.

Hotspot

  • These T9 Franklin mobile Hotspots come with a charger and unlimited Wi-Fi that up to 10 devices can connect to. Detailed directions are included.
  • Hotspot Frequently Asked Questions

Junior Acoustic Guitar

  • This Johnson junior (child’s size) acoustic guitar comes with a case, picks, electric tuner and instructional book.
  • Provided by Music Go Round Wilkes-Barre

Metal Detector

  • This adjustable SUNPOW adult metal detector comes with a carrying bag, handheld shovel, and detailed user manual.

Portable DVD Player

  • This DBPOWER portable DVD player comes with a remote control, AV cable, wall and car charger, and detailed user manual.
  • Not Blu-ray compatible.

Projector

  • This TOPVISION T23 mini LED projector comes with a remote control, HDMI cable, RCA cable, wall mount, and detailed user manual.
  • Compatibility incudes but is not limited to PS3/4 and Xbox, Roku Stick, Chromecast, laptop, and dvd player.
  • Not compatible with smartphones.

Sewing Machine

  • This Aonesy portable, beginner-friendly sewing machine comes with a button foot presser, bobbins, 2 needles, foot pedal, metal thread cutter, and detailed manual.
  • 12 stitch patterns and 2 speeds with foot petal are available.

SilverSpot

  • A SilverSpot is a tablet specialized for senior citizens. It comes in a rugged carrying case and has internet access, Wi-Fi capabilities, and pre-loaded apps. Although this device is specialized, such as having increased font, the apps and internet access can be utilized by anyone!
  • A credit/debit card is required to be on file in order to check out this item.

Smart Hotspot

  • These Smart Hotspots include unlimited data, a Chrome browser for online access, numerous included apps, and Wi-Fi access for up to 8 additional devices. Unlike traditional hotspots, these devices can be used to access the internet. No additional device is needed!
  • Sponsored by Allied Services Integrated Health System

Tent

  • This Coleman Sundome tent can fit 3 people and can be set up in about 10 minutes. Features include weather proof seaming and fabric, rainfly awning, and snag-free, continuous pole sleeves. A detailed setup manual is included.

TotSpot

  • A TotSpot is a tablet specialized for children. It comes in a rugged carrying case and has internet access, Wi-Fi capabilities, and pre-loaded fun and educational apps.
  • A credit/debit card is required to be on file in order to check out this item.

Wireless Speaker

  • This Vanzon wireless speaker comes with an audio cable, charger, user manual and carrying case. It is Bluetooth compatible, water resistant and contains RGB lights.
  • Sponsored by Luzerne Bank