Boys & Girls Club’s Summer Food Service Program starts June 3rd

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA’S SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM

Students may need a break from the classroom for the summer, but they should not have to miss     nutritious meals and snacks that are critical to their healthy development.  This is why the Little Falls, Discovery, Eastside, Roosevelt, and Southside Boys & Girls Clubs and Madison, Westwood, Kennedy, Clearview, Mississippi Heights, Pleasantview, Talahi, and Oak Hill KIDSTOP sites of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota are participating in the National Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) facilitated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Madison KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:15– 9:45 a.m. and a snack will be served from 2:45 – 3:15 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Westwood KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:00 – 9:30 a.m. and a snack will be served from 3:00 – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Kennedy KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:15 – 9:45 a.m. and a snack will be served from 2:45 – 3:15 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Oak Hill KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. and a snack will be served from 3:00 – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Talahi KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. and a snack will be served from 3:00 – 3:15 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 3rd and ending August 23rd at Mississippi Heights KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 8:45 – 9:45 a.m. and a snack will be served from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 3rd and ending August 23rd at Pleasantview KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:00 – 9:30 a.m. and a snack will be served from 2:15 – 2:45 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at Clearview KIDSTOP site, breakfast will be served from 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. and a snack will be served from 3:30 – 4:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

Starting May 29th and ending August 23rd at Little Falls Boys & Girls Club, a snack will be served from 3 – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program; however, this snack will not be a part of the SFSP program.

Starting June 4th and ending August 23rd at the Discovery, Eastside, Southside and Roosevelt Boys & Girls Clubs will be serving a snack from 1 – 2 p.m. and a supper will be served from 4 – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday, to all children enrolled in the program.

“With the help of the SFSP, Clubs are able to set a good example of healthy eating habits for our members,” said Director of Clubs Christine Kustelski.  In addition to eating well and learning healthy habits, Clubs & KIDSTOP sites offer a variety of age-appropriate activities to keep children active during the summer months. Members can get involved in Summer Brain Gain, fine arts, cooking, sports clubs, and more.  The Boys & Girls Club also offers numerous field trip opportunities, including bowling, skating, the zoo and water park. The Clubs’ summer programming hours are Monday through Friday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Boys & Girls Club’s KIDSTOP sites are open from 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.  For more information about the many programs and services provided by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota, please contact us at 320-252-7616 or www.bgcmn.org.

 

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