This is a medium sized Tote Bag kit. It's intended to be stored either with your regular collection or away from the regular collection, as its size make it easy to hang, shelve, or stow in a cabinet or on a shelf.

 

This kit includes:

  • An L.L. Bean totebag embroidered with The Healing Library's logo housing all materials below.
  • A luggage tag with the COVID-19 kit name and Healing Library logo - the perfect spot to add your library's barcode or other circulation info.
  • A Librarian Guide printed in color for the lending organization in a labeled folder.
  • A 1" lending binder with all family materials printed in color from the COVID-19 kit housed individually in 7 sleeve protectors: 
    • A How To Use This Kit letter for parents with suggestions about what’s inside and how to get started utilizing the kit.

    • A Discussion Guide for how to begin discussing what children may be experiencing during your community's experience with COVID-19 and how to stay safe.

    • An Activities Guide that contains instructions for healing activities based in art + play therapy, which families can engage in to assist with their COVID-19 experience.

    • Book Discussion Guides to complement curated book lists covering books about Germs or Being Sick, books about Emotions, and books about COVID-19 & Strategies for dealing with COVID-19.

    • An Acts of Kindness Guide featuring proactive, empathy-based activities designed to empower a family.

    • A Community Helpers Guide with suggestions of community helpers families can reach out to and opportunities for local customization to highlight what's available in your own community.

  • 4 Healing Activities:
    • Drawing with Mo 
      • 1 pack of 8 Crayola Multicultural Crayons
      • 1 spiral bound 30 page sketch book featuring acid-free pages (8.5 x 11 inches)
      • 1 pack of 8 washable markers
      • 1 pack of 12 colored pencils
      • 1 white, latex & smudge free large eraser
      • 1 double hole pencil sharpener
      • A labeled plastic Iris case to house materials
    • Keep a Journal
      • 6 different colored journals (4.25 x 5.5 inches)
      • 1 full sized stapler
      • 1 box of 1000 staples
      • Melissa & Doug rainbow stamp pad
      • 1 set of uppercase alphabet stamps in their own hard plastic case
      • 6 gel pens in different colors and 6 random replacement inserts
      • A labeled Iris case to house all materials
    • Collage
      • 10 sheets of blank paper (8.5 x 11 inches)
      • 10 sheets of origami paper (4 inch)
      • 6 sheets of scrapbooking paper (8.5 x 5.5 inches)
      • 5 assorted rolls of washi tape
      • 25 random die cuts housed in an individual hard plastic case
      • 2 glue sticks
      • 2 sheets of stickers
      • 1 pair of children's scissors
      • 300 two inch sheets of tissue paper in 3 colors housed in an individual hard plastic case
      • 3 different one yard ribbon lengths
      • 3 pairs of decorative edge scissors
      • A labeled Iris case to house all materials
    • Write a Letter
      • 6 gel pens in different colors and 6 random replacement inserts
      • 6 stationary cards with envelopes
      • A labeled Iris case to house all materials 

 

About the Bag:

This is the classic, handcrafted Boat & Tote Zip-Top bag from L.L. Bean embroidered with The Healing Library logo. All bags are made one at a time in Maine, USA. 

 

Bags are constructed of Heavy-duty 24 oz. cotton canvas and feature a double-layer base and a reinforced flat canvas bottom. Overlapped seams are double-stitched with nylon so they won't rot or break. Handles are tested to hold up to 500 pounds.

COVID-19 - Tote Bag Kit

$299.99Price
  • Kit Dimensions: 12"H x 13"W x 6"D

    Colors and patterns of journals, papers, scissors, washi tape, stickers, pens, and pen refills in photos are examples and may differ from what is shipped to you.