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Stop for a book before walking in Rockburn Branch park [Ellicott City]

Stop for a book before walking in Rockburn Branch park [Ellicott City]

Situated near Rockburn Branch park, Sharon Schwemin’s home at 5409 Autumn Field Court in Ellicott City gets a fair amount of foot traffic in front of her house. The frequent sight of people taking walks “whether by themselves, with their kids, with their partners, or with their four-legged friends” gave this life-long book lover an idea.

“I’ve been a reader my whole life, and I know how much pleasure books can bring. I’ve always loved the idea of Little Free Libraries and now that I am retired, I decided it was time to start one,” explained Schwemin.

The Ellicott City home-owner now proudly displays a Little Free Library on...

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