Tag: Little Free Library

Dec 02

It All Starts Somewhere

Last Saturday, we celebrated a late Thanksgiving since our son couldn’t get home any earlier.  Sunday afternoon, we did our usual “hike” (aka meander) which was taking our dog on a local trail.  Sometimes, my mom goes, sometimes not.  When she’s with us, we plan for an easier trail. Using an app that we have, …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »

Jul 01

The Little Free Library Locator has Moved

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

Jun 26

New Children’s Books

  We have a huge box of children’s books ready for the Greenbriar Little Free Library #33664.  Many thanks to Beth!   Children’s books are currently the most popular.  We just got this adorable thank you note over the weekend:     Also, check us out at https://www.facebook.com/GreenbriarLittleFreeLibrary/

Jun 23

Take a book. Leave a book. Remake a book.

Have you ever walked past a Little Free Library, those house-shaped boxes along sidewalks filled with books? If so, did you look inside? They’re often filled with books, and if you look at enough of them, you’ll see some of the same kinds of books start to repeat: romance novels, detective fiction, used children’s books, …

Continue reading »

May 24

Can you Steal a Free Book?

  From Book Riot Little Free Libraries are pure literary generosity. These charming book exchanges, which stand in front yards across the country (and around the world), are typically self-sustaining. Neighbors take a book when they see something they like, and donate a book when they have one to share. Through this cyclical system, Little …

Continue reading »

Apr 12

A Bit about BookCrossing

  Several years ago, my mom found a book with a curious label in it.  The label said it was a “BookCrossing” book.  My mom doesn’t have a computer, so I registered the book and I was off and running. I think this idea is so cool. Each book has a unique BCID (BookCrossing ID). …

Continue reading »

Apr 03

The New Shelf is IN!

  The new shelf is in. We continue to get book donations – many thanks to all who have donated!  One of my piano students brought a bag of children’s books to his last lesson 🙂 Greenbriar Little Free Library #33664 https://www.facebook.com/GreenbriarLittleFreeLibrary/

Apr 02

Adding a New Shelf

  The Greenbriar Little Free Library #33664 has only been open for a week but donations are coming in so modification are alreading being made. There’s also talk of a “Children’s Annex” but we’ll see about that! https://www.facebook.com/GreenbriarLittleFreeLibrary/

Mar 31

Little Free Library Fest announces super-adorable schedule

  You may have noticed Little Free Libraries popping up in your neighborhood in recent years. The adorable mailbox-type structures invite people to borrow a book or contribute a book for free. Source: Little Free Library Fest announces super-adorable schedule | City Pages

Load more