Carmel Public Library Holding Book Amnesty 

The Carmel Public Library says you can help out needy neighbors while returning overdue books.From now until Christmas folks with overdue books at the Simpson Memorial Library can bring in dry goods for the local food pantry instead of money for their fines.The library is open Tuesday and Thursday from 11 am to 7 pm and Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm.For more information you can call librarian Becky Ames at 848-7145, if she’s not there, leave a message.