Toy Library Association South Africa


TLASA World Play Day Report

After being forced to play at home due to Covid last year, toy libraries, schools, and other organisations came out in full force to celebrate World Play Day this year. We proudly share some highlights from the day with you.

National Toy Library Conference

TLASA has planned a 2-day fun-filled, informative online conference to explore the link between concrete play experiences and skills required for the 21st century. The conference will seek to demonstrate how the Toy Librarian can actively stimulate children to be ready for the 4th industrial revolution.

15th International Toy Library Conference

In July 2019, TLASA was the proud co-host of the International Toy Library Conference in Johannesburg. In collaboration with ITLA and Cotlands, we hosted an informative, thought-provoking, exciting and enriching African toy library experience. The conference was an opportunity to network, share learnings, dialogue and explore topics relevant to the world of toy libraries. Here …

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Think tank with government

TLASA is delighted at having hosted two Gauteng Provincial toy library think tanks with the Department Social Development and the Department Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation. The first think tank was held on 21 February and the second on 8 March 2019. The outcome of these think tanks is to produce a provincial guideline to …

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Africa Play Conference 2019

The Africa Play Conference was held from the 25th to 27th February 2019 in the City of Tshwane, Republic of South Africa. The delegates were from Angola, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Canada, Chile, Cote d’Ivoire, Eswatini, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Jordan, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, …

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