January 22, 2014

2014 Updated Wish List

We've surveyed our supplies, and here are things we currently need:

Art/school supplies:

--Foamy all colors and sizes
--Plastilina (sold in Mexican papelerias, kind of like modeling clay)
--White Paper (Bond)
--Paint in all colors and types (preferably water based)
--Folders (with pockets inside and possibly designs on the outside)
--Colored pencils
--Pencil sharpeners
--Electric pencil sharpener
--Tongue depressors

--Foam paint brushes
--Hot glue guns and glue refills for them
--Large acrylic hobby paints in primary colors

First aid kit items:
Antibiotic ointment such as Neosporin
Rolls of bandage and gauze

For our buildings:

--Large sturdy bookshelf
--New sink for bathroom

--Sensor spotlights
--Large lightbulbs (high wattage for classrooms)

For our bazaar fundraisers:

--Gently used clothing and shoes for adults and children, all sizes (best sellers are XS-M; XL & up tend to be too big for locals)
--Gently used housewares, toys, and games (please do not bring housewares or toys that no longer work or are missing pieces)

Questions? Contact Anne Gabbert: directorakumallibrary@gmail.com