Programming Kits

Peace Library System has developed programming kits for member libraries to support in-library programming. The kits can be borrowed for up to three weeks at a time. To request a kit, please email Barb at bjohnson@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca to reserve a spot on the list. Please place your request no later than 2 days prior to your van run. Some kits have additional resources that will be emailed to the borrowing library once a request has been placed. For information or programming support please email Duncan at dlotoski@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca.

Programming Kits

Dungeons & Dragons

This kit includes everything you need to run a successful Dungeons & Dragons campaign. 

Contents: Dungeon Master's Guide, Monster Manual, Dungeon Master's Screen, Player's Handbook (X6), Campaign books (ghosts of Saltmarsh, Tales from the Yawning Portal, Curse of Strahd), Character Sheets, Die Sets (X&), and Water-Soluble Pens.

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STEAM Kits

Button Maker Kit

The Button Maker kit has the equipment for creating 3 different sizes of button. Small (1") Medium (1 1/2") Large (2 1/4"). When requesting the kit, please note which size you would like. Supplies for 50 buttons will be sent with matching equipment. 

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Coding for Early Learners

The Coding for Early Learners kit is intended for ages 2-12. Included in the kits are toys, tech, and games to introduce basic coding concepts.

Contents: Turing Tumble, Snap Circuits Pro, Coding Critters (Skye the Unicorn and Blazer the Dragon), Code and Go Bumblebee, and LittleCodr Card Game. 

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Lego Mindstorms Kit

The Lego Mindstorms kit includes the Lego Mindstorms Robot Inventor pieces and 1 iPad. The kit includes materials to create 1 robot at a time.

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Video Game Kits

Nintendo Switch Kit

Current List of Games: 1-2-Switch, Just Dance 2019, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Overcooked! 2, Rocket League, Splatoon 2, Super Mario Maker 2, Super Mario Party, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Oculus Quest Kit

Current List of Games: Acorn: Attack of the Squirrels, Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs, Beat Saber, Epic Roller Coasters, I Expect You To Die, Job Simulator, Mini Motor Racing X, Ocean Rift, OhShape, Please Don't Touch Anything, Sports Scramble, Tetris Effect: Connected, The Climb, The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets, Tilt Brush, Tsuro - The Game of the Path, Vacation Simulator, 

Games are played in one or more player mode(s):

Sitting games can be played while sitting and we recommend a play space with 3 feet of free room in all directions around where you are sitting. We also recommend using a rotating desk chair.

Standing games can be played while standing and may require a small amount of movement. We recommend a play space with 3 feet of free room in all directions around where you are standing.

Roomscale games and games require you to move anywhere in your play space. A minimum play space of 6.5 feet by 6.5 feet is needed, but some apps might require a larger player space.

Playstation 5 Kit

Current List of Games: Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX, Astro's Playroom, Balan Wonderworld, Bugsnax, Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time, Crazy Chicken Remake, Hot Wheels: Unleashed, Just Dance 2021, Lost in Random, NBA 2K21, Rabisco+, Sackboy: A Big Adventure, Scrap Garden, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Spirit of the North: Enhanced Edition, Subnautica, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2, Trails and Traces: The Tomb of Thomas Tew, Twin Robots: Ultimate Edition

Board Games

Catan Board Games

The following editions of the Catan board games are available to borrow:

  • Catan (Original Game)
  • Catan: Le Jeu de Base (French)
  • Cities & Knights Expansion
  • Seafarers Expansion
  • Traders & Barbarians Expansion
  • Catan Junior
  • Family Edition
  • Rivals for Catan (Card Game)
  • Catan Histories - Settlers of America
  • Catan Histories - Merchants of Europe
  • Brotherhood of the Watch (Game of Thrones)
  • Elasund: The First City
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