The Denville Library will begin circulating Backpack Kits. There are three backpack kits: Astronomy, Geocaching and Hiking.
How long does each backpack go out for?
Each backpack will circulate as a unit for one week.
Who can take one out?
Limited currently to Denville Cardholders over 18 with no blocks on their cards
Can I place one on hold?
Backpacks may be placed on hold by Denville cardholders over 18 only
How do I return it?
Backpacks MUST be returned in person to Denville Public Library
Is there a late charge?
A late charge of $5.00 per day will be charged for each day the pack is late.
What’s in the backpacks?
Each backpack has books related to the topic, a first aid kit, a journal to share your experiences, a safety whistle and a bear bell.
- Geocaching kit also contains a handheld GPS unit, binoculars, a flashlight and a magnifying glass to help you find those tricky caches!
- The Astronomy kit also contains a starscope, a star chart and a red flashlight.
- The Hiking kit also contains a compass and trail maps.
What happens if I lose a piece?
Replacement costs for individual items will be given if needed.