The Pipestone Area School District is working to make sure that no children in our school district go hungry when school is closed this summer. Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and younger free of charge. Participation requirements for the program are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability and there will be no discrimination on the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at Southwest Park from 11 a.m. until noon Monday through Friday beginning June 4. Meals will also be provided at the Harmon Park Shelter from 12:15-1 p.m. Monday through Friday, also beginning June 4. There will be no meal service on July 4.
New this year will be breakfast served in the middle school/high school commons from 10-10:30 a.m. Also breakfast will be served at Brown Elementary from 8-8:30 a.m. and a morning snack at 10-10:20 a.m.
The Summer Food Service Program for Children is a federally funded program operated nationally by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and administered by the state agency.
For more information about the summer food program in Pipestone contact Cathy Rogers, 507-562-6018.
This week’s summer lunch menu:
Monday, June 4: Chicken nuggets, fruit, vegetables, bread, milk.
Tuesday, June 5: Hamburger or cheeseburger, vegetables, fruit, bread, milk.
Wednesday, June 6: Cheesy turkey sandwich, vegetables, fruit choices, milk.
Thursday, June 7: Walking taco, meat, cheese, fresh fixings, fruit choices, milk.
Friday, June 8: Corn dogs, baked beans, choice of fruit, fresh vegetables, milk.