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Little Free Library installed at Pioneer Square

 

October 19, 2018

Tracie Mitchell

Worland city workers Benjamin Garcia and Ruben Garcia set the first Little Free Library in Pioneer Square Wednesday afternoon. The Little Free Library was placed thanks to the combined effort of the Worland City Council and the Newell Sargent Foundation and the hope is to have one in every Worland park. The Friends of the Washakie County Library will fill the little library with both adult and childrens books.

WORLAND - In just two short months the Little Free Library went from an idea approved by the Worland City Council for Pioneer Square to being installed, decorated and with books ready for reading.

Friends of the Worland Library President Kathi Morrison and member Vickie Overcast presented the idea to the Worland City Council in August for approval to put the Little Free Libraries up at a few of the parks in the community.

Morrison said that a couple had approached the Friends about purchasing a Little Free Library in Worland. The Friends would maintain the Little Free Library by placing boo...



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