Alternative Donation SitesLocal schools, hospitals, scout troops, and religious organizations may accept books and magazines.
Donations to Hennepin County Library's Outreach Services are welcome. Books, weekly magazines up to six weeks old, and monthly magazines up to one year old are accepted (National Geographic magazines are accepted back to 2000). Small donations can be brought to library buildings. For larger amounts, patrons are asked to arrange in advance with the Corrections Librarian (612-543-8852) to bring the materials to the Ridgedale Library.
Other organizations that may accept donations (please contact them first for more information):
- Arc's Value Village
- Books for Africa
- Half Price Books
- Hennepin County Medical Center's Children's Literacy Program
- Salvation Army