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CC Parks and Rec. offers food service program for youth

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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.)

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