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Free summer lunch feeding program at schools

Emery School District is sponsoring a summer lunch program for children. The sites and serving times will be, Ferron Elementary cafeteria 100 West Mill Rd. Ferron 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Huntington Elementary cafeteria 70 E. 100. N. Huntington 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

BookCliff Elementary Cafeteria 205 S. Solomon St. Green River 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

All sites will operate beginning June 6 and feed children Monday through Friday until July 29, except July 4 and July 25. Meals to children are free. Parents are encouraged to accompany young children to the sites. When all children have been served, adults may purchase a remaining meal for $3.50 cash only. Adults are not allowed to eat from the child's tray by Federal law. Meal service will be 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at all three sites; no meals can be served outside of the time frame, no meals can leave the site. Children should clean up after themselves and follow the adult supervisor's directions.

Funding for this program is provided by the US Dept. of Agriculture from Import taxes on foods from other countries. No other activities, such as day care or other child supervision, will be available at the feeding locations.

Meals are free for all children 18 years and under.

Emery County Extension Office is holding a food, fun and reading program in the cafeterias before lunch, Huntington Elem. June 6, 13, 20, 27 and July 5, 11, 18 at 10:45 a.m.

Ferron Elem. June 8, 14, 22, 29 and July 7, 13, 19, 27 10:45 a.m. Bookcliff Elem. June 10, 16, 24, 30 and July 8, 15, 22, 28 10:45 a.m.

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