CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department will sponsor the “Lunch’s On Us!” Summer 2018 Food Service Program from now through August 3. This program is provided FREE of charge for all youth ages 1-18. Lunch and afternoon snacks will be provided at 21 sites throughout the city. Lunch will be served Monday – Friday, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and an afternoon snack from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. All sites will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
According to a press release the hot lunches are designed to help children not only develop healthy bodies, but also enhance their academic performance and quality of life.
No qualifications or proof of income are needed. Registration for the summer recreation programs is not required for participation in this program.
For more information and list of sites, call the Summer Food Hotline at (361) 826-3467; or visit www.ccparkandrec.com (Recreation Centers).
Below is the list of participating sites:
Ben F. McDonald Public Library 4044 Greenwood Dr., 78416
Calvary 1st Baptist Church 2906 Carver Dr., 78405
Casa De Manana 4702 Old Brownsville Rd., 78405
Del Mar College 101 Baldwin Blvd., 78404
Holly Park Apartments 3338 Holly Rd., 78415
Joe Garza Recreation Center 3204 Highland Ave., 78405
La Armada (Housing Authority) 1455 Southgate Dr., 78415
La Retama Central Library 805 Comanche St., 78401
Lantana Square 5802 Academy Dr., 78407
Lexington Manor 5201 Kostoryz Rd., 78415
Lindale Recreation Center 3133 Swantner St., 78404
Lulac Village Park Apartments 1417 Horne Rd., 78416
Lulac West Park 10702 IH-37, 78410
Molina Neighborhood Center 614 Horne Rd., 78416
Northwest Senior Center 9725 Up River Rd., 78410
Oak Park Recreation Center 842 Erwin Ave., 78408
Oso Recreation Center 1111 Bernice Dr., 78412
Oveal Williams Senior Center 1414 Martin Luther King Dr., 78401
Owen R. Hopkins Public Library 3202 McKinzie Rd., 78410
The Palms at Leopard 2725 Leopard St., 78408
YWCA 4601 Corona Dr., 78411
(List of sites may be subject to change.)
This program is grant funded by the Texas Department of Agriculture. Meals will be provided at the sites listed. In accordance with federal law and USDA policy, the City of Corpus Christi promotes participation regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact (361) 826-3467 at least 48 hours in advance.
USDA Director, Civil Rights Division, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY) USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit www.ccparkandrec.com. We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!