Experience Kits

Items in the NPL Experience Kits


Check out our collection of Experience Kits! Sponsored by the Friends of the Neenah Public Library, each kit was created around a theme and includes everything you need to experience a new interest, skill, craft, or game!

Have you always wanted to try making pasta from scratch? Check out the Fresh Pasta Kit before purchasing your own pasta maker. Interested in weaving? Try out your skills with our Weaving for Beginners kit.

Please note, the Experience Kits are designed for adults and not every kit will be appropriate for every individual. The kits were made possible by support from the Friends of the Neenah Public Library.

Experience Kits can be checked out for 14 days. Call 920-886-6315 to place a hold, or place a copy-level hold on a kit through the online catalog.

NPL Experience Kits

NPL Experience Kit Collection

Items in the weaving for beginners kit including a loom, tools, and yarn.

Weaving for Beginners Kit

  • Beginners Loom-Large
  • Beginners Loom-Small
  • Yarn in Assorted Colors
  • Four Wooden Weaving Tools
  • Warp Thread
  • Scissors
  • Clear Craft Glue
  • Little Loom Weaving by Andreia Gomes

Items in Flower & Leaf Press Kit incluing supplies and press plates.

Flower and Leaf Press Kit

  • Beginner Flower & Leaf Press
  • Flower & Leaf Press: Basic Supplies
  • The Art of Pressed Flowers & Leaves by Jennie Ashmore
  • Crafting With Flowers by Katie Meadow
  • Wildflowers of Wisconsin Field Guide by Stan Tekiela
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Clear Craft Glue
  • Craft Tape

Items in Paper Flower Kit including crepe paper and supplies.

Paper Flower Kit

  • Assorted Crepe & Cardstock Paper
  • Tracing Paper
  • Paper-Covered Floral Wire
  • Floral Tape
  • Cotton Spun Paper Balls
  • Scissors
  • Clear Craft Glue
  • Paper Curler & Scoring Tool
  • Paper Templates for Flower Designs
  • Crepe Paper Flowers by Lia Griffith

Items in the Fresh Pasta Kit including pasta roller and tools.

Fresh Pasta Maker

  • Manual Pasta Roller
  • Pasta Drying Rack
  • French Rolling Pin
  • Pasta Cutter Wooden Rolling Pin
  • Gnocchi Board & Roller
  • Square & Circular Ravioli Stamps
  • Crinkle Pasta Wheel Cutter
  • Mastering Pasta by Marc Vetri
  • Homemade Pasta Made Simple by Manuela Zangara

Items in the Birdwatching Kit including binoculars and bird guides.

Birdwatching Kit

  • Binoculars 10 X 42
  • Smartphone Adapter for Binoculars
  • Blank Field Notebook
  • North American Bird Watching for Beginners by Sharon Stiteler
  • Birds Of Wisconsin Field Guide by Stan Tekiela
  • Hiking Wisconsin: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hikes by Kevin Revolinski
  • Wisconsin Birds: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species by James Kavanagh

Items in the Brain Teasers Kit including 3D puzzles and puzzle books.

Brain Teasers Kit

  • Book: Brain Games: Amazing Places! Picture Puzzles
  • Book: Brain Games: Remember When? Picture Puzzles
  • Assortment of 3D Wooden Puzzles

Items in the Hand Lettering & Calligraphy Kit including felt tipped pens & guides.

Hand Lettering and Calligraphy Kit

  • Lettering & Modern Calligraphy by Paper Peony Press
  • Calligraphy Stencil Set
  • Tracing Paper
  • Calligraphy Practice Paper
  • Set of Illustration Markers
  • Set of Felt Tipped Brush Pens
  • Graphite Pencils
  • Artist Quality Paper
  • Blank Cards & Envelopes

Items in the Pickleball Kit Set including pickleball net, stand, paddles, and balls.

Pickleball Set Kit

The Pickleball set is approximately 24 lbs. and requires assembly.

Pickleball set dimensions: 22 feet x 36 inches x 34 inches at the center.

  • Pickleball Net Stand with Wheels (Assembly Required)
  • Pickleball Net
  • 4 Pickleball Paddles
  • 6 Pickleball Balls
  • Court Markers
  • 1 Carrying Case

Bocce Ball Game Set







Bocce Ball Kit (Available Soon)

Bocce ball kit is approximately 13.5 pounds. The bocce balls are made from heavy resin, use caution.

  • 8 90 mm Resin Bocce Balls
  • 1 40 Mm White Pallino/Jack Ball
  • 1 Distance Marker
  • 1 Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Canvas Carrying Case


Giant Checkers and Tic Tac Toe Kit







Giant Checkers and Tic-Tac-Toe Kit (Available Soon)

  • 1 Reversible Canvas Game Mat
  • 24 Foam Discs
  • 1 Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Carrying Case


Ladder Toss Game Kit







Ladder Toss Kit (Available Soon)

The Ladder Toss Kit requires assembly and is approximately 13 pounds.

  • 2 Metal Ladder Toss Targets (Assembly is Required)
  • 4 Base Supports
  • 4 Vertical Supports
  • 6 Scoring Rungs
  • 8 Rung Screws
  • 2 Scoring Magnets
  • 6 Bolos
  • 1 Instruction Sheet For Assembly & Game Setup
  • 1 Carrying Case
  • The Ladder Toss Kit is approximately 13 pounds
  • Dimensions of Carrying Case: L x W x H: 36.5 x 6.5 x 6 inches
  • Dimensions when Assembled: L x W x H: ‎5 x 5 x 37 inches


Giant Ring Toss Game






Giant Ring Toss Kit (Available Soon)

  • 2 Piece Wooden Target Frame (Assembly Required)
  • 6 Throwing Rings
  • 1 Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Carrying Case


Giant Wooden Blocks Game






Giant Wooden Blocks Kit (Available Soon)

  • 56 Wooden Blocks
  • 1 Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Dry Erase Scoring Card
  • 1 Dry Erase Marker
  • 1 Carrying Case


Giant Dice Game Kit






Giant Dice Kit (Available Soon)

  • 56 Wooden Blocks
  • 1 Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Dry Erase Scoring Card
  • 1 Dry Erase Marker
  • 1 Carrying Case


Kubb Game Kit






Kubb Game Kit (Available Soon)

  • 1 King Kubb
  • 10 Kubb Blocks
  • 6 Kubb Tossing Dowels
  • 4 Corner Pegs
  • 1 Kubb Game Instruction Sheet
  • 1 Canvas Carrying Bag