Free Stuff at the Library That You Never Knew Existed

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I remember going to the library when I was a little kid, and guess what I went there for? Umm, yeah, books, because that’s all they had! Today, things are very different at the library. The card catalog days are long gone (am I old enough to start aging myself with comments? That’s depressing). To find an item’s location today, you simply run a search through one of their many computers.

When you check something out at the library, they definitely don’t stamp those little cards in the books anymore (sheesh…I think I AM old). Nope. When I check out 10 books I just stack them all on this plastic mat and BOOM, all the books are checked out at once. The library really is going high-tech these days. Can you guess what else they offer? The list below may shock you.

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Just So You Know, I’m Not Above Digging Through the Garbage

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It was a cool Saturday morning, one day after the fourth of July. I had been spending the long weekend with my family, and my parents and I were on the deck chatting about the central product when it comes to camping: firewood. I mentioned that my girlfriend and I often like to stoke up a fire late at night and listen to the Detroit Tigers on the radio. We listen, chat, and watch the fire – you know, like self-proclaimed pyros do. Then my mom says matter-of-factly, “Well you know they have free firewood at the dump, right?”

I looked at her in disbelief… “Really mom? So I’ve been spending $5 on each of these minuscule bundles of firewood when I could have just picked it out of the dump for free?”

Apparently so.

Instinctively, I looked at my dad and said, “Let’s go!” and we were on . . . → Read More: Just So You Know, I’m Not Above Digging Through the Garbage