FAQ

Information about Discovery Box loan

mk:toy library has lots of discovery boxes to hire out for a three-week period. Our discovery boxes are arranged into themed boxes around a particular idea and can be loaned by anybody.

Who can borrow from mk:toy libraryAnybody. You do not need to be a member of mk:toy library or the Pre-school Learning Alliance to borrow the Discovery Boxes on Three Week Loan. There is a charge for the loan of the boxes.

Annual Pass We have an Annual Pass that costs from £50 for 12 month Annual Pass, £30 for a 6 month Pass and £20 for a special Annual Pass for Pre-school Learning Alliance members.

A Pass allows holders two boxes on loan at any one time from mk:toy library until the pass expires, swap your boxes as often as you like. Please enquire if you have any questions about this pass at  help@mktoylibrary.org.uk.

How long can I borrow items for? Three weeks for a Discovery Box. Please note we also have equipment on weekly loan that is more suited to parties.

How do I get the equipment? The library is open Thursday and Friday 9:00am until 2:00pm (all year with the exception of Christmas) and during school terms 10:00am until 12:00 (noon). Discovery boxes can be collected from our offices on the first floor at Kiln Farm.

I have children with me, how can I return the boxes? Simply come in without the boxes and we will come and collect them from your car once you have chosen the new ones. Please don’t attempt to bring the boxes in and carry children at the same time.

How do I pay? Payment can be made by cash or cheque or bank transfer. We do not have credit card facilities and can not accept credit/debit cards. For more details see here.

I have a question. Ask question by email to help@mktoylibrary.org.uk or ring mk:toy library during our advertised opening times on 07734 898 208. We are also active on facebook www.facebook.com/mktoylibrary

Do you have terms and conditions? Yes, read them on our page terms and conditions