Dine Out for the Library

Upcoming dates and restaurants:

Tuesday, July 10, 17, 24
206 N Walnut St
4 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Enjoy an evening out at Alchemy, where you'll find the freshest homemade pasta, great small plates to share, and a wonderful selection of classic cocktails, wine, and beer! Alchemy will donate 15% of what you spend when you bring your flyer and dine any time after 4 p.m. on July 10, 17, and 24. Experience one of Bloomington's only establishments that prides itself on providing a classy environment, free of television, telephones, and other electronic devices. Come enjoy great food, great libations, and great service in this truly unique to Bloomington location in the renovated Princess Theater (1/2 block north of the Square.) Please note that Alchemy only welcomes diners who are 21+.

Check out their menu! Your meal will taste even better knowing you’re contributing to a blue ribbon library for all in the community. Show your flyer available at library kiosks or print from our website.

Your dining out has brought in more than $14,000 for the Library! Thank you for enjoying all that great food. Make plans to get together with friends for some fun while you dine and donate to the Library. Here are some upcoming Dine Out dates:
Colorado Steakhouse Tuesday, August 14, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Uptown Cafe Tuesday, September 18, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Darn Good Soup, every Tuesday in November, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Thank you for being a Friend to the Library!

Dine and donate!

Enjoy dinner and help the Friends support Monroe County Public Library's programs and services.

Thanks to the generosity of participating local restaurants, Friends of Monroe County Public Library will receive 15-50% of the total amount you spend.

Join us! Put the dates on your calendar and dine out for the Library.
Don't forget the voucher.

More than $15,000 donated to the Friends!
Thanks to our diners. Thanks to our Dine Out Partners.

Bucceto's • Lennie's • Uptown CaféMother Bear's Pizza Juannita's
Darn Good SoupSweet GrassKing DoughCrazy Horse
 • Colorado SteakhouseDATS Cajun and CreoleDeAngelo'sEsan Thai

Become a Friends Dine Out partner! Contact us.

Were you there?

Dine Out night events draw a lively crowd of library supporters!

Library Lovers at Lennie's!




A good time at Uptown Cafe.
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At Bucceto's. Two or our most devoted library supporters dine out to celebrate the First Day of School!


Friends pack the house at our Le Petit Cafe Dine Out.
 Friends pack the house at our Le Petit Cafe Dine Out.




 Send your dine out photos to fol at mcpl.info!