Service Project

Help stock the FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County!

Donate food at Waukesha Public Library

and your existing fines will be reduced!


 $1.00/nonperishable food item or $2.00/box of cereal

This applies to Waukesha overdue fines only – other Library charges are not included.

No expired, homemade, fresh food, Ramen Noodles, or candy will be accepted (at the request of the FOOD Pantry).

A coupon for $0.50 off a Friends Book Sale item will be given to donors who have no existing fines.

Fine forgiveness is only available for food donated at Waukesha Public Library.


Our Waukesha Reads partners are also collecting food for the FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County.  Donation barrels are available at the following locations:


Avalon Square

Oak Hill Terrace

Waukesha Civic Theatre

Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum

Waukesha County Technical College – Broadway Campus Only



Questions? Please contact the Waukesha Public Library at 262.524.3684.