Once again this fall, the Library is proud to be part of Monroe County Money Smart Week. Along with our partner organizations, we’re celebrating a financially empowered Monroe County October 16–22 with programs and events around the community—you can’t afford to miss out!
All events are free, and no prior registration is required.
Friday, October 16: Money Personality Quiz
Are you a miser, a spendthrift, or something else? Find out by taking our fun quiz 5–8 p.m. at Food Truck Friday in the Chocolate Moose parking lot (401 S. Walnut Street, Bloomington).
Saturday, October 17:Tasty Tailgate Food Demo
Celebrate Homecoming Weekend in the Main Library Courtyard noon–2 p.m. Our chef shows you how to plan your next get-together the money-smart way—you taste the results.
Monday, October 19: It’s Getting Chili! Home Winterization Tips
Enjoy different types of chili as you learn about keeping the “chilly” out of your home this winter, 6:30–8 p.m. at the Library's Ellettsville Branch. Families welcome; vegan option available.
Wednesday, October 21: Teen Game Night
Money matters are no game—except in The Ground Floor! Play money-themed games and enjoy pizza along with your other Game Night favorites 7–8:30 in The Ground Floor at the Main Library. For ages 12–19.
Thursday, October 22: End of Life Financial Planning
Nobody likes thinking about it, but not having your affairs in order—no matter what your age—can mean financial hardship for others. Get the information you need at this low-key information session 6:30–7:30 p.m. in Fountain Square Mall, Room 240 (South side of the square, Downtown Bloomington). Refreshments provided.