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Lunch at the Library 2024

Lunch at the Library

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Free Food and Fun All Summer Long!

June 17 through August 16 - Monday through Friday - Noon to 1 p.m.

Children and teens, ages 0-18, are invited to eat a free, nutritious meal as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Program, Lunch at the Library. Lunch will be served and eaten on the Central Library’s Lower Plaza every Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. No lunch will be served on Juneteenth (June 19) or July 4th. There are no income requirements, sign-ups, or registrations. On most days, lunch will be accompanied by special events and programming geared toward children and teens. Meals are served on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Please visit the Library’s calendar of events to learn about special events during Lunch and all summer long!

The Summer Food Service Program is a program of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, administered in California by the California Department of Education. Lunch at the Library is a project of the California State Library, supported with funds from the State of California.