Library of Things: Science & Outdoors
Discover hidden worlds with this easy-to-use compound microscope for students and adults. Make your own slides or view the prepared specimen slides and use the smartphone adapter to show your tiny discoveries to your friends! Contents: Old Ted 40x-1000x compound microscope kit with prepared sample slides -- carrying case -- kit tag – set of blank slides with coverslips (refill)
Colorado State Parks and Wildlife provides these State Park passes and family activity backpacks through the Check Out Colorado State Parks Program. This Program seeks to encourage and allow Colorado residents of all ages to visit State Parks, enjoy and explore nature, and engage in healthy, fun activities.
Investigate your favorite spooky spot with tools for ghost hunting. Contents: Paranormal Investigation: The Black Book of Scientific Ghost Hunting (book), Ouija board copper dowsing rods, EMF detector, 2 headlamps, carry bag, kit tag, 9V and AAA batteries (refill)
The Department of Natural Resources alongside libraries across Larimer County are excited to present the Discover Pack. This pack is designed to make the parks and open spaces of Larimer County accessible to everyone. Visitors of Larimer County can check out these packs from Larimer County Natural Resources offices and libraries across the county for free. Individuals who check out the packs can keep them for up to seven days and go discover Larimer County's parks and open spaces.
Get started with fly fishing by tying knots and learning to cast a rod. Contents: Redington Form Game Practice Fly Rod – knot tool – Essential Fly Fishing Knots reference cards – Orvis Guide to Beginning Fly Fishing: 101 Tips for the Absolute Beginner (book) – The Little Red Book of Fly Fishing (book) – Angler’s Guide to RMNP (book) – Colorado fly fishing guide (refill) – knot tying practice materials (refill) – carry case – kit tag
Contents: Orion SkyScanner tabletop reflector telescope -- one copy of the book: NightWatch: A practical guide to viewing the universe -- kit tag -- travel case.
With these high definition binoculars and easy-to-carry bird watching guides, you’ll be out in the field identifying new species before you know it. The binoculars in this kit come with a tripod and smartphone adapter–snap a close-up photo and take your time with identifying new feathered friends! Contents: 12x42 binoculars with smartphone adapter and folding tripod -- North American Bird Watching for Beginners: Field Notes on 150 Species to Start Your Birding Adventures (book) -- Birds of Colorado Field Guide (book) -- small zipper bag -- large zipper bag -- kit tag -- lens cloth (refill).
Contents: Trail camera -- memory card -- USB cable -- Nature of the Beasts (DVD) -- On the Trail of Colorado Critters (book) -- Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains (book) -- Animal Tracks: A folding pocket guide to the tracks and signs of familiar North American species -- carrying case -- kit tag – extra AA batteries (refill)