VOTE FOR THE BEST OF ORLANDO® 2021 NOW THROUGH AUG. 1!

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Orange County libraries offering free grab-n-go meals for kids this summer

Posted By on Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 3:31 PM

click to enlarge Orange County Library System will offer free meals to children all summer long. - VIA ORANGE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM/ TWITTER
  • Via Orange County Library System/ Twitter
  • Orange County Library System will offer free meals to children all summer long.
Orange County Library System is now offering a free grab-n-go meal service for children at select branch locations.

OCLS, in partnership with Orange County Public Schools Food & Nutrition Services and the Summer BreakSpot, will give out free meals to children and anyone under the age of 18.



The program, which is also part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program, will provide each child and young adult under the age of 18 with one meal per day.

Meal distribution, which started on June 1, will continue until July 30, Monday through Friday at the following locations and times:

Chickasaw Branch: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Fairview Shores Branch: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hiawassee Branch: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
South Creek Branch: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
North Orange Branch: 12:45 – 1:45 p.m.
South Trail Branch: 1 – 2 p.m.


All meals have been pre-made and social distance measures are in place to accommodate COVID-19 prevention practices. 


Stay on top of Central Florida news and views with our weekly newsletters, and consider supporting this free publication. Our small but mighty team is working tirelessly to bring you Central Florida news, and every little bit helps.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

July 28, 2021

View more issues

Calendar

© 2021 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation