Food for Fines

It’s the Season of Giving and the Elko County Library has brought back “Food for Fines.”

Bring in non-perishable food items or personal hygiene supplies from December 1st through February 28, 2020 to the library to pay for your overdue fines up to $20.00 or for processing fees up to $10.00 for Elko County materials only. Don’t have any fines? You can still donate and help waive someone else’s fines. It’s giving twice as much!


Lost or damaged items will not be included in “Food for Fines.”

Food items with a past “best if used by…” date will not be accepted.

The Elko County Library will be partnering with CADV (Committee Against Domestic Violence) again this year. All food items will be distributed to those in need for the holidays and to replenish their food pantry. Due to difficulties they have faced this year, they are

Help members of our community have a good holiday season and take care of your overdue fines all at the same time!  
As the library is not currently open for in-person services, we ask that you please call to make drop off arrangements or visit our website for possible future drop-off times.



For additional information, please call (775) 738-3066.