Bessemer to add Little Free Libraries
August 2, 2019
By TOM LAVENTURE
BESSEMER - Residents will soon see four Little Free Library boxes at locations around the city of Bessemer, as volunteers plan to complete the work over the next few weeks.
"It's a way to get people reading and kids especially," said Cheryl Olsen, a member of the Bessemer Recreation Commission at the Thursday meeting.
The four boxes were constructed and painted and the varnishing and lettering is currently underway, said Ron Zaleski, commission president. Lumber and hinges were donated by Bill Steiger, and the boxes were constructed by Jim and...