Altadena Library Partners with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

From Pasadena Now

” The Altadena Library is partnering with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department for the annual holiday toy and canned food drive.Between November 14 and December 9, all library patrons with outstanding library fines can bring in new toys or non-perishable items for donation, in exchange for their fines being waived.Both the main library at 600 East Mariposa Street and the Bob Lucas Memorial Library at 2659 Lincoln Avenue will be accepting donations for the holiday drive.Toys must be new, in their original packaging and not gift-wrapped to be accepted. Canned food items must not have expired.The library cannot waive fees for lost or damaged items.The library has also released a list of the fine amounts and the items that would correspond to them in order for the fines to be waived.Fines of from $1 to $5 will be waived with a donation of two canned items or toys, $6 to $10 for three canned goods or toys, $11 to $20 for four canned items or toys, $21 to $30 for five items, and $31 to $50 for 6 canned items or toys.”