Food for Fines Week

When:
April 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – April 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
2018-04-08T13:00:00-05:00
2018-04-15T17:00:00-05:00
Where:
Brentwood Public Library
8765 Eulalie Ave
Brentwood, MO 63144
USA

We are partnering again with Operation Food Search during National Library Week to offer food for fines. Bring in nutritious canned food items and we will waive your library fines up to $10 per card. Will only apply to fines, not lost items. 1 item = $1.

Here is a list of “most wanted” items for the drive:

Please, no glass containers – please, NO ramen noodles
POP TOP CANS ARE ESPECIALLY APPRECIATED

Light Tuna & Salmon (canned & pouches) & Canned Chicken
Soup, Chili, Stews with Meat/Beans (a meal in a can)
Canned fruit (in natural juices)
Diced Tomatoes, Tomato Paste, Canned Spaghetti Sauces (low sodium )
Canned beans
Dried Spices: chili powder, garlic, cumin, oregano, basil
Breakfast Cereal (Cheerios/Honey Nut Cheerios preferred
including store brands)
Ziplock Bags: Freezer Gallon & Quart Sizes
Can Openers: Swing-A-Way brand preferred
Deodorant, Toothbrushes & Toothpaste

Don’t have any fines? Your donation is still important and will affect the lives of people in our community.