July 2016 archive

Jul 19

Take a Book, Leave a Book ~ From our Local Paper, Again

    Take a Book, Leave a Book by Angela D. Glascock, Editorial Writer There has been a delightful bloom of Little Free Libraries in Greenbriar. What is a Little Free Library, you ask? A Little Free Library is just what it sounds like: a small structure that houses books to borrow or trade. Books …

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Jul 18

High School Memories

  This is from one of those silly Facebook posts where they want you to copy and paste to share with your friends.  I decided to take it a bit further and expand just a *bit*.   Tell us about your SENIOR year of high school! The longer ago it was, the more fun the …

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Jul 17

Happy Ice Cream Day!

  National Ice Cream Day is observed each year on the 3rd Sunday in July and is a part of National Ice Cream Month.  This day is a fun celebration enjoyed with a bowl, cup or cone filled with your favorite flavor of ice cream. Thousands of years ago, people in the Persian Empire would …

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Jul 10

From My Email

  This week’s Library of Distinction is charter #39388 in Rush, New York! Find it on the world map. The story: “I absolutely loved the idea of Little Free Libraries but unfortunately had no skills to actually build one! After much searching, I found a giant used mailbox at a yard sale that I thought would …

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Jul 04

Happy 4th!

    Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain. Independence Day fireworks are often accompanied by patriotic songs such as the national anthem “The Star-Spangled Banner”, “God Bless …

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Jul 01

The Little Free Library Locator has Moved

  Find us or a nearby library here: https://lfl.openwichita.com/