I came across this little structure while on a walk recently in the Prospect Park neighborhood of Minneapolis. The sign says “Little Free Library…Take A Book, Return A Book.” What a wonderful idea.
The organization behind this project has inspired people to build more than 2,300 of these micro libraries around the world, which they say is more than philanthropist Andrew Carnegie built. And along they way they are inspiring community building and supporting the love of reading.
We never know when we’ll be presented the opportunity to learn something, or who will be be the catalyst for our education.
What opportunities did you have to learn today? Did you seize the moment?
Image: Montreal Botanical Garden
Is a rabbinical student at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Jerusalem. He recently left his day job as a therapist, counselor, and consultant to follow his surprising dream of becoming a rabbi, and will be writing about his experiences during his year in Israel.