LEXINGTON, S.C. (WACH) — Starting on November 11, the Lexington County Public Library will waive late fees for overdue materials during a special Amnesty Week.
Library card holders with current overdue materials can donate a non-perishable foot items to any of the 10 branches during Amnesty Week to have overdue fines waived.
All food donations will go to Mission Lexington.
For those that do not have fines, donations are still welcome to help fulfill the nutritional needs during the holiday season.
Throughout the year, public librarians and library staff help parents and caregivers save hundreds of dollars on educational resources and services for students. Library cards provide free access to:
Computer and internet access
Online databases including free learning tools*
Downloadable ebooks, magazines and audiobooks
Streaming music, television and movies
Programs for children, teens and adults
Want to know how much money you can save using your library card? Visit the American Library Association’s Library Value Calculator to determine your potential savings.
For more information about Amnesty Week, call (803) 785-2613.