February 10, 2022

Little Free Libraries

What is a Little Free Library?

 “A Little Free Library is a “take a book, return a book” free book exchange. They come in many shapes and sizes, but the most common version is a small wooden box of books. Anyone may take a book or bring a book to share.”

Often you will find Little Free Libraries outside of people’s homes or outside or schools or businesses. More information at www.littlefreelibrary.org.

In Langley, many of the Little Free Libraries have been designed and built by Carpentry students at Walnut Grove Secondary School, who then generously donate the libraries to the community. 

Where are the Little Free Libraries in Langley?

Click on our interactive map to find all the locations in Langley! 

  1. Brookswood – 200th St and 37A Ave
  2. Brookswood – Noel Booth Elementary
  3. Fort Langley – 22994 Billy Brown Road
  4. Fort Langley – 10162 Allard Cres. (Riverhouse Organic Farm on the Fort to Fort Trail)
  5. Fort Langley – 8812 Glover Road
  6. Walnut Grove – Gordon Greenwood Elementary
  7. Walnut Grove – Dorothy Peacock Elementary
  8. Walnut Grove – Langley Fine Arts School
  9. Walnut Grove -8759 213 Street
  10. Willoughby – Richard Bulpitt Elementary
  11. Murrayville – Langley Fundamental Elementary
  12. Langley City – Blacklock Elementary
  13. Yorkson, Willoughby – 8314 211 St.
  14. Yorkson, Willoughby – 8372 209A Street
  15. Yorkson, Willoughby – 20895 84A Avenue
  16. Clayton Heights, Surrey – 6557 193B Street
  17. Willowbrook – 2489 Wayburne Crescent
  18. Willoughby – 21113 79A Ave

Submit Your Own Little Free Library Address (in Langley!)

    And don’t forget about the original ‘Little Free Libraries’ in our communities: Fraser Valley Regional Libraries, which are located in 7 locations across Langley, and offer fun and free programming for adults, children, teens and families, as well as free books you can borrow.

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