Lapsit Bags


The Center has over 40 different Lapsit Bags. Each bag contains:

  • 5 - 6 picture books
  • A music CD
  • A puppet or toy
  • Early literacy tips and activities

Suggestions for using the Lapsit Bags:

  • Conduct storytime programs
  • Enjoy informal story sharing
  • Supplement teaching topics
  • Create family fun at home



  • Lapsit Bags are loaned for 3 weeks. Kits are renewable.
  • If sent to location outside of Anchorage, the loan period is 6 weeks.
  • Only one Lapsit Bag may be checked out at a time.

  • Questions about kits?

Lapsit Bag Themes


This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to
the Alaska State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.