Our Mission

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.

Our Goals:

  1. To obtain a collection of high-quality toys for everyone to share.

  2. To foster child development and build community through play.

  3. To support the role of play in education.

  4. To provide membership to all without discrimination; regardless of socioeconomic status, school status, ability, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, sex, and sexual orientation, nor for any other reason.

  5. To enhance quality of life by promoting a culture of reuse and sharing, thus reducing waste, reducing stress, and encouraging cooperation within both individual families and the greater community.

  6. To provide a space for the community to gather to play with toys before borrowing them and to discuss play and toy related issues.

  7. To be environmentally conscious.
  8. To support our local economy whenever possible and practical.



Come back soon and/or contact us for more information about our mission and about our vision for the toy library.