Thursday, June 21, 2012

Little Free Library


On the way to school in the mornings, I often pass a house with this cute little red box out in front.  Last week I drove up to the box to see what it was.  To my surprise, it was a LITTLE FREE LIBRARY.  A little free library is exactly how it sounds.  Books can be left or taken, notes and cards can be left as well.  I looked up more information online and found that this phenomenon was happening all over North America.  Check out this website - Little Free Library to find out more and even order your own book shed.  Isn't this a great way to pay it forward and connect with your neighbours??  Kudos to the people who started this project!  There is also an interactive map to see if there is a Little Free Library in your area!

p.s. Once we get back on our feet again in a new home, I am SO going to do this!!

5 comments:

  1. what a spectacular idea. I need one.

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  2. Brilliant! My family does this, but I like the concept of it rippling through the community. :D
    Thanks for cluing us into this!

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  3. I saw a picture of one of these on another blog a while back, I so want one! Just Hopping through :) New follower via GFC, you can find my FF Here
    Thanks,
    Chrystina

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  4. We have this in my town, too. There's one in my local library. But I've never seen one this cute.

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