Food for Five, Toiletries for Ten is on again!

22 Oct 2019

We are very excited to announce that during November and December Newcastle Libraries will be running a Food for Five Toiletries for Ten Amnesty.

This amnesty offers library members the option to clear their outstanding overdue charges by donating non-perishable food or toiletries in-lieu of money.

Please read our Frequently Asked Questions below for more information:
When can I donate to clear my fines?
How does “Food for Five Toiletries for Ten” Operate?
I have lots of overdue fines is there a limit?
What can I donate?
What happens to the donations?
“Great I have loads of food in my cupboard”
I don’t want to donate food/toiletries can I just pay my charges?
Why are you running “Food for Five Toiletries for Ten”?
Don’t have any charges but would like to take part?
Can Council and Library staff participate?

For more information visit your local library, call us on 4974 5300, email us or message us on our Facebook page.