What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado?

If you are trying to come up with something new and different to do this weekend.  What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado, here is an idea. 

Have you ever visited a Little Free Library?  

You may have one in your neighborhood. You can find them throughout Northern Colorado and the world.  The idea behind a Little Free Library is to expand access to books and inspire readers.  You can get a map, online, of the little libraries in your town and then start visiting them.  Each one is different. Some of the libraries focus on children’s books, others have more fiction than nonfiction and still others are a good mix of whatever you might like.  

What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado? Take A Book Leave A Book

An image of a dragon themed little library to illustrate the idea of What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado?

If you have a book that you have already read, take it with you.  You can take a book from the little library or share a book.  You do not have to share a book to take a book, but it is better if you do.  Enjoy the book that you take, and then drop it off at the little library that you took it from or another one. On average one book is shared at each Little Free Library each day! Be a regular visitor to the little library.  See if you can find the little library in Fort Collins that has a Dragon theme.  

How to Find A Little Library

Wondering What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado? Check out a little library like the one pictured here.

The first Little Free Library was built and put into use in 2009.  There are now over 150,000 little libraries, in over 110 countries.  Moreover, not all little libraries are registered with the Little Library Foundation so that number is probably much higher.  After finding and visiting some of the Little Free Libraries you may become inspired to build your own Little Free Library and place it in your neighborhood.  There is a website that you can visit that features a  how to video.  Go to:  littlefreelibrary.org/start/ You can make your own or buy a kit and to make your library.  Additionally, do not forget to register at the website for the Little Free Library.  You will also need to add some books.  You are inspiring readers and expanding access to books.  

What To Do This Weekend in Northern Colorado? There is always so much to do in our area, but taking a break and enjoying books is not a bad way to spend an hour or so.  Still looking for ideas contact us for a free tour of the area or personalized recommendations based on your interests.