The only way to have a friend is to be one. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
The next Bookstore Clearance Sale will be held Friday, March 28 through Monday, March 31 with a special Member Preview Thursday, March 27 at 5:30 pm. Please share the news about our great book sale with your friends, co-workers, and neighbors. People are always thrilled to learn of this wonderful opportunity to pick up excellent books at amazingly low prices.
Of course, regular prices at the Friends Bookstore  are already quite a bargain. Shop every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday beginning at 11 am.
Your dining out has brought in over $4,500 for the library! Thank you for enjoying all that great food! Your next opportunity to dine out with the Friends is on Tuesday, April 1 from 7 a.m.-10 p.m. at the Uptown Café. Show your flier and the Uptown will donate 10% of what you spend to the library. Enjoy breakfast classics, a delicious lunch, or dinner in a romantic bistro atmosphere offering a diverse Cajun Creole themed menu. Experience bold flavors, hearty portions, and Bloomington personality. Not hungry? Come watch soccer and enjoy craft beers or fine wines. Make plans to get together with friends for some fun while you dine and donate to the library !
Thank you! Your gifts to the Friends Campaign for Excellence will allow Monroe County Public Library to reach new audiences with early literacy outreach programs, and will extend opportunities to everyone in our community to read, learn, discover, and create. Your gifts to the 2013 Campaign for Excellence raised $42,926 to help create a special place for babies and caregivers in the Learn and Play Space, introduce digital creativity tools to children and families, support Math Homework Help, and invest in digital content to support school assignments. Your generosity will make a difference! Thank you for all you do to support Monroe County Public Library.
The Friends of Monroe County Public Library support the mission, vision, and values of the library. The Friends advocate for Monroe County Public Library and support library collections, services, programs, and staff development.
Friends of the Library Office
303 E. Kirkwood Ave., Bloomington, IN 47408
Office Hours: M–TH, 10am-4pm
(812)349-3050, ext. 1080 
FOL at mcpl.info