Our Mission

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

Obtain a collection of high-quality toys for everyone to share

Foster child development and build community through play

Support the role of play in education

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

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

Provide a space for the community to gather to play with toys before borrowing them and to discuss play and toy related issues

Be environmentally conscious

Support our local economy whenever possible and practical