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Little Free Libraries Popping Up Across Yamhill County - Watch them go in!

The adoption process is complete and the Little Free Libraries are finding their homes!  Follow along as all eighteen are adopted in Yamhill County.

See a Channel 2 News "Reel People" segment.

Wessels Family:

1015 N.E. Galloway
McMinnville, OR  97128

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River looks on as Lowes installs                                                                        River and Aviva add the first books.
their Little Free Library.

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Kourtney, River & Aviva Wessels               Lowes and Reading for All team

 

Barbara Bucknell:

730 S.E. Justin
Sheridan, OR  97378

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Lowes prepares the ground                  Blue and Gold for the Spartans             Barbara Bucknell with her new library!

 

The Husvar Family:

280 S.E. 10th Street
Dundee, OR  97115

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Lowes attaches the post                           Channel 2 news films the install               Kathleen Husvar shares the story

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Katie looks throught the books                   The Husvar Family


The Hall Family:

1382 Glenwood Court
Lafayette, OR  97127

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Digging through rock!                             Attaching the library                            Hunter watches as it's leveled

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The first books!                                    Shannon and Hunter's library!


The Thomas Family

110 W. 2nd Street
Newberg, OR  97132

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Sean works on the hole                        Getting it set                                                           Adding the signs                           

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The hard working Lowes crew                Russ and Mary Lynn's library!


The Miller Family:

607 Getchell Avenue
Amity, OR  97101

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Digging...                                                              Securing...                                            Measuring for a new shelf

 

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Caralyn Miller's new library!


Kitty Brown:

1119 Ferry Street
Dayton, OR  97114


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Found just the right spot                              Making sure its level                                       Presenting... 

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Kitty's new library!


The McMullen Family:

307 6th Street
Amity, OR  97101

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Cutting down an old newspaper box                    Adding necessary supports                               Ready to attach

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It's official!                                                      A book to read in the future             Kathryn McMullen's dream library!


The Hart Family:

1245 SW Goucher Street
McMinnville, OR  97128

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Found that perfect place to dig                  Making sure it is sturdy in the ground             Attaching the library

 

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A handshake for a thank you                     The new Hart Family library!


The Friedman Family:

245 SW Oliver Court
Dundee, OR  97115

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Dan and Sandra choose the place            Getting the post ready                        A handmade bench will soon be near

 

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Almost ready...                                      The Friedman Family library, hand painted with love!


The Stone Family:

1208 N Pennington Drive
Newberg, OR  97132

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Situated on the way to the park                    Making sure it's straight                          Making sure it's secure

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Nancy Stone's new library!


The Willms Family:

358 SW Spruce Street
Willamina, OR  97396

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Making room for the library                        Constructing the post                                 Concreting it in

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Attaching it securely                                  A library right out of the pages of The Hobbit!


The Boardman Family:

431 NW B Street
Willamina, OR  97396

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Making sure it's done right                            Hard working people                                   A team effort

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Finishing touches                                          A design perfect for "Timber Town"!


Bob and Dinky Davis

212 N. Maple Street
Yamhill, OR  97148

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Eric measures for the screw placement                     Attaching the post                             Michael doing some digging

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Leveling and visiting with the homeowner            A job well done!                                      Bob and Dinky's library which she painted!


The Thomkins Family

925 SE Davis Street
McMinnville, OR  97128

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Getting the hole ready...                                 So excited for their new library!                    A chalk board to leave messages!


The Dodson Family

3509 Vittoria Way
Newberg, OR  97132

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Chris digs, trying to avoid the bulbs                   Building the post                                          Keep it straight while mixing the concrete

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All level...                                                      Now time to attach and...                                 Nancy has a new Little Library!                              

Watch for more installations coming soon!