Imagine: Toys for Everyone to Borrow.  
A Community Resource Devoted to Play!  

Our mission statement: 

The mission of Finger Lakes Toy Library is to improve quality of life by increasing access to toys, supporting play, and encouraging a culture of reuse and sharing.

We are Open!
Come play in our play area and find some treasures to take home.
Clinton West Plaza, 
609 West Clinton Street, 
Suite 106, 
Ithaca, NY, 14850

Mondays 3:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesdays 9:30am-11:30am
Wednesdays 9:30am-11:30am
Saturdays 9:30am-11:30am

We will be closed on any snow days called by the Ithaca City School District.
Please check our Facebook page for updates on closings due to inclement weather.

We are hiring a part-time Director of Operations:
We are so grateful to have received grant funding from the Community Foundation’s Lane Family Fund and Tompkins Today and Tomorrow Fund to help us fund a part-time Director of Operations. The position will be for 8 hours a week to start with an hourly rate of $15/hour. Please email Board President Debra Lewis at for more information if you are interested.

Please stop in and become a member soon!
Membership info can be found here: Membership

Do you need to renew your toys? Send an email to:
with your name and we will renew your loan for you!

Curious what we carry in our toy collection? Check out our online catalogue here:

Just a bit of our collection!

June 22nd, 2017: ribbon-cutting ceremony!

Please see our Event Calendar for upcoming events.

      The Finger Lakes Toy Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are committed to offering membership to all, regardless of ability to pay. We need your support to continue our work!

Please click here to Donate via Paypal and help us provide toys for all.

Our Paypal email address is:  
Alternatively, checks can be made out to Finger Lakes Toy Library, Inc.
and mailed to PO Box 6769, Ithaca, NY, 14851

Interested in adding to our toy collection?
Toy donation guidelines can be found on our Donate page.

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Thank you for visiting the website for Finger Lakes Toy Library, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization formed in 2016 in Ithaca, NY.

This site is under construction. Please come back often for updates and improvements.

Please contact us at:

Amber Smith, Operations Manager

Debra Eileen Lewis, Board President

Clinton West Plaza
609 West Clinton Street
Suite 106
Ithaca, NY, 14850

Logo art by Kurt Piller