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Activity Backpacks

An illustration of a girl wearing a backpack, walking down a city street.

The Etna Library's Activity Backpacks are collections of themed items that can be borrowed all at once for a fun family experience! 


Each backpack is designed to provide hours of entertainment and education. [Note that the contents of some of the backpacks will require adult supervision].

Color & Light


Explore the wonders of bright colors and the ever-shifting dance of shadows and light.

Visit the library catalog to place this backpack on hold.



  • Kaleidoscope

  • Shadow Play Kit

  • Shadow Play Puppets

  • Flashlight

  • Lite-Brite with pegs

  • Light-up 'eFidget' cube

  • Color Paddles

  • Mouse Paint book

  • Colors on the Farm book

  • A Ray of Light book

  • You are the Light book

  • Packet of instructions

Photograph of the Color & Light Activity Backpack



Read about cookies and - even better - bake them! (And, best of all, eat them!)


Visit the library catalog to place this backpack on hold.



  • Tovla Jr. Simply Saavy Kids' Cookbook

  • I Love Cookies recipe book

  • The Doorbell Rings book

  • If You Give a Mouse a Cookie book

  • The Tasty Adventures of Rose Honey book

  • Tovla Jr. Kid's Cooking and Baking Set (with everything you need to start baking!)

Photograph of the Cookies Activity Backpack.



An assortment of games (classic, modern, card, board, and dice) all in one backpack! Perfect for long weekends or rainy days.


Visit the library catalog to place backpack on hold.​



  • Travel Tangram Puzzle Kit

  • Barrel of Monkeys

  • Pass the Pigs

  • Found It!

  • Dominoes

  • Incan Gold

  • UNO

Photograph of the Games Activity Backpack
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