Summer Food Service Program to Begin June 2 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Summer Food Service Program to Begin June 2

The following is a news release from the City of Lake Charles:

Beginning June 2, and continuing through July 29, 2011, the City of Lake Charles will be sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program for eligible children age 18 or younger. Any person over 18, who has been determined mentally or physically handicapped by a state educational agency or local public educational agency of a state and is enrolled in a public or private nonprofit school program may also participate. 

Breakfast and lunch will be served Monday through Friday at the following locations and times (Dates of operation may vary where noted with an asterisk (*). Please call (337) 491-1270 for details.):

F.K. White Middle School, 1000 E. McNeese St.; breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and lunch, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.*;

Foreman Community Center, 215 Albert St.; breakfast, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch 11 a.m. to noon;

Goosport Community Center, 1619 Cessford St., breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;

Hillcrest Recreation Center, 2808 Hillcrest Dr.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;

LaGrange High School, 3420 Louisiana Ave.; breakfast, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. and lunch, noon to 1 p.m.*;

Lloyd Oaks Community Center, 661 Dixy Dr.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;
                                                           
Martin Luther King Community Center, 2009 Simmons St.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;

Meadow Park Housing, 2400 Anita Dr.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;                                 

New Covenant F. B. Church, 2233 12th St.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, noon to 1 p.m.*;                                                

Oak Park Elementary School, 2001 18th St.; breakfast, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch, noon to
1 p.m.*;

Pearl Watson Elementary School, 1300 5th St.; breakfast, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and lunch, 11 a.m. to 12 noon;

Fairview Elementary School, 3955 Gerstner Memorial Dr., breakfast, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. and lunch, 11 a.m. to noon*;

Washington-Marion Magnet High School, 2802 Pineview St.; breakfast 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.;

B. T. Washington, 468 Chandler St.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;

Carver Court, 1409 St. Mary Dr.; breakfast, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch, 11:00 a.m. to noon;

Lake Charles Boston Academy of Learning, 1509 Enterprise Blvd.; breakfast, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and lunch, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.;

College Oaks Recreation Center, 3518 Ernest St.; breakfast, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch, 11 a.m. to  noon;

Mike Lanza Recreation Center, 609 Sycamore St.; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;

Columbus Circle Recreation Center, 3520 Greinwich Blvd; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and lunch, noon to 1 p.m.;

J. D. Clifton Recreation Center; 2415 East Gieffers Street; breakfast, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Jericho Youth Center, 1120 W. 18th Street; breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and lunch, noon to 1 p.m.

The purpose of the program is to provide nutritious meals to children during the summer months when schools are normally closed and the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs are not in operation.

For more information contact the Summer Food Service Program at 491-1270.  

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