Wish List

These unbudgeted items are needed for various Library services. If you would like to purchase an item, please contact the Library Foundation at 507.328.2387 or bkardock@rplmn.org.


Item: FM&M Desk Solid Surface Material

Explanation: The non-solid surface has not held up and needs to be replaced.

Cost: $2,678.00

 FMM Desk Solid Surface

Item: Gaming/Expanded computer space for kids

Explanation: New furniture, computers, and gaming systems for young children to create a vibrant homework and gaming environment.

Cost: $20,000.00

 Gaming Space for Kids

Item: Okee Dokee Brothers (children’s band)

Explanation: Popular children’s band LIVE and in concert!

Cost: $2,000.00


Item: Recess Monkey (children’s band)

Explanation: Popular children’s band LIVE and in concert!

Cost: $6,000.00



Item: TBS Scan EZ Scan/Fax/Print Station

Explanation: The popularity of this station has exploded! Patrons use it all day, and we also use it to digitize local historic photos and documents. Price includes equipment, S&H and setup. Will have $600/yr maintenance fees.

Cost: $7,745.00


TBS Scan Station

Item:  Apple iMac with Retina Display                

Explanation:  Having an in-house Mac desktop will allow Communication staff to edit and create videos to promote the library.

Cost: $3,100

Apple iMac

Item:  Cupboards/ Mobile Cabinet in Meeting Room C for Makerspace activities             

Explanation:  Dedicated cabinets would allow us to store the supplies needed for these programs, which continue to grow in popularity.

Cost: $2,200