Warren-Newport Public Library District Lake County, Illinois Board of Trustees Policy 3070 Food Allergies Adopted: December 18, 2007 Reviewed/Revised: April 16, 2013; July 19, 2016; February 19, 2019 The Warren-Newport Public Library District (WNPLD) is aware that reactions of individuals with food allergies may result in serious medical conditions and reminds all persons with food allergies of the following: * Refreshments are frequently served during Warren-Newport Public Library (WNPL) programs and activities. * Persons with food allergies are responsible for monitoring their intake of refreshments served at WNPL. * Responsibility for monitoring a minorís refreshments rests with the minorís parent/guardian/custodial caregiver. WNPLD will endeavor to make a proposed menu of refreshments available 48 hours prior to the program. WNPLD staff is available to discuss measures that may reduce the likelihood of a food allergy reaction at WNPL programs and activities. Library patrons should be aware of the possible presence of food allergens on library materials and furnishings. WNPLD does not monitor food brought in by outside groups. _________________________________________ Policy 3070 Food Allergies Policy Page 2 of 1 Policy 3070 Food Allergies Page 1 of 1