Food for Fines

Library Event

During the month of December the library will forgive fines for patrons who bring in non-perishable food items for donation to the Food Bank for Monterey County. Take advantage of the opportunity to clear your fines and help a worthy cause, all at once.

One can of food or 4 bags of ramen = $1 forgiven in fines. These food items are especially needed:

  • Canned meats or fish
  • Chili
  • Soups or stews
  • Fruits or vegetables
  • Juices
  • Peanut butter
  • Boxed macaroni and cheese
  • Dry cereal or oatmeal
  • Rice and pasta

No items in glass containers and no outdated food please.