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Take a book, leave a book – sidewalk library in Ballard offers book trading

Posted by Meghan Walker on September 27th, 2012

On the sidewalk of a sleepy side-street in Ballard, a small, glass- and wood-case bookshelf holds a couple stacks of books. A sign just below the bookshelf reads, “Neighborhood Library” and “Take a Book.”

The library, which is near the corner of 13th Ave NW and NW 77th, has a small booklet for people to write about what they’ve taken, left behind, or read.

Thanks for the tip, Signa!

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7 reader comments so far ↓

  • 1 Frank // Nov 15, 2014 at 6:46 pm

    There is always an availability of low calorie sugar. Send a
    credit card to yourself and see how it appears on the receiver’s end.
    Want to tell your step-dad how glad you are he is your step-dad.

  • 2 raid roach bait // Dec 3, 2014 at 2:51 pm

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  • 3 pest control // Dec 3, 2014 at 7:46 pm

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  • 4 homemade german roach killer // Dec 3, 2014 at 9:11 pm

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    less attacking a colony of them. Roaches, who survived the
    Ice Age, carry diseases that can cause gastrointestinal problems and even food poisoning.

  • 5 do my own pest control // Dec 4, 2014 at 9:34 am

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    what we Americans think about these very same species
    of roaches. ; Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Centers for Disease
    Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA, USA; Feb.

  • 6 Concetta // Dec 8, 2014 at 8:05 pm

    Right Food Storage Because cockroaches arrive in search of food particles and h2o, fkod should really be effectively sealed or packed.
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  • 7 what kills german roaches // Dec 10, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    Cockroaches will go anywhere that food is available. This will definitely leave a lingering odor but may not be so pleasant.
    In Roman history, the word is related to the deity Terminus who presided over boundaries.

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