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Athenaeum Accepting Food for Fines: through November 30, 2012

  The Berkshire Athenaeum, will offer a modified fines amnesty from Thursday, November 1, through Friday, November 30.   During this four-week period the library will accept non‑perishable food items in lieu of paying fines for overdue books.  According to Library … Continue reading

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Food for Fines continues through the end of November

November is Food for Fines month: The Athenaeum will accept nonperishable food items in lieu of paying fines for overdue library materials. Food collected during the month will be donated to local food banks. General donations of food not associated … Continue reading

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November is Food for Fines month

  Each year during the month of November, the Berkshire Athenaeum offers a modified fines amnesty: during this month the library will accept nonperishable food items in lieu of paying fines for overdue library materials. Food collected during the week … Continue reading

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Athenaeum Food Donation totals 730 lbs

Food donations from the April  Food for Fines week totaled 24 boxes of nonperishable food, which was picked by  Salvation Army staff last Friday morning. The collection brought in 730 pounds of food, which will be distributed locally.

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Last Day for November Food for Fines!

November 30 is the last day to take advantage of Food for Fines: the Athenaeum will accept non-perishable food items in lieu of paying fines for overdue library materials. The Athenaeum is also accepting food donations generally. All the donated … Continue reading

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Last days of Food for Fines week (April 13 -18)

Clear up those library overdue fines before the end of the week by bringing in nonperishable food items. All food will be donated to local pantries. Replacement costs for lost library items cannot be paid with food donations. Questions? Ask … Continue reading

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Save money without paying fines: April 13 – 18

In celebration of National Library Week, the Athenaeum will accept payment of library overdue fines with nonperishable food items. Food collected this week will be donated to local food pantries. So do your part for our local needy & get those … Continue reading

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