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Lunch, dinner and food programs

City Diner
Creekside Community Center contracts with Optage Senior Dining to provide delicious meals served at 11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday at Creekside Community Center.

A contribution of $0 – 3.50 for regular meals and $0 – 4.50 for special lunch events for 60+ years (with a completed NAPIS form) and $7.25 for guests under the age of 60.

Optage Home Delivered Heat and Eat Meals

With the choice of more than 80 home-delivered meals, enjoy the freedom to dine when you want to. These meals are ordered and delivered weekly on Wednesdays.

Heat and eat meals are available to Bloomington residents 60+. The cost of the meal is $6.50 for the complete meal and $4.50 for the entrée only. If fewer than seven meals are ordered, a $5 delivery fee will be added to your order.

To order meals, contact Optage Senior Dining at 651-746-8200.

Loaves and Fishes
A FREE evening meal is provided by Loaves and Fishes Monday – Friday, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at Creekside Community Center. If you are interested in dining at Loaves and Fishes, come in and have a seat, no questions asked.

Meals are sponsored by local businesses and organizations that purchase, prepare and serve the meals. Creekside is 1 of 10 Loaves and Fishes sites in the metro area and only 1 of 4 sites which serves meals Monday – Friday.

If you are interested in having your group volunteer at this site, contact 952-948-0746.

Fare For All
Fare For All is open to everyone. This food distribution program can save you up to 40 percent on brand-name groceries. Items include fresh produce, frozen meat and other basic groceries. There are no income guidelines. Cash, credit, debit and EBT are accepted.