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Library of Things: Nature Exploration Kits

Bat Boxes


Learn more about bats in your area with the Bat Box!  Attach the echo meter bat detector to your smart device and you’re ready to locate, record, and identify bats in the wild! Report your findings or join the BC Annual Bat Count at Find the Bat Box for Android and its user guide here. Find the Bat Box for iOS and its user guide here.

Recommended age 6+




Binoculars Kit

Get outside and explore the Sunshine Coast with binoculars. Use the included birding book to identify birds in local forests, take advantage of the dark skies and discover a new constellation, or take these to the beach and go whale watching.

Recommended age 5+






Telescope Kit

Learn more about the natural world as you explore the night skies. This kit includes the Celestron Firstscope Telescope, a lightweight and easy to use telescope. To learn more about its use check this YouTube video

Recommended age 8+







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