Baton Rouge kids, teens offered free meals throughout summer months

Baton Rouge kids, teens offered free meals throughout summer months
Source - Pablo Buffer

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Kids and teens between 1-18 years of age can visit certain East Baton Rouge Parish Library branches and schools this summer for free breakfast and lunch. The free meal service is part of the Summer Food Service Program.

Starting Friday, May 24 through Friday, July 26, the free meals will be hosted at multiple elementary, middle and high schools. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The East Baton Rouge Parish School District listed the participating schools:

Elementary

  • Belfair
  • Buchanan
  • BRFLAIM
  • BRCVPA
  • Broadmoor
  • Brownsfield
  • Capitol
  • Cedarcrest
  • Claiborne
  • Dufrocq
  • Forest Heights
  • Glen Oaks Park
  • Jefferson Terrace
  • LaBelle Aire
  • LaSalle
  • Magnolia Woods
  • Melrose
  • Merrydale
  • Northeast
  • Park Forest
  • Parkview
  • Progress
  • Riveroaks
  • Ryan
  • Sharon Hills
  • Shenandoah
  • Villa Dl Rey
  • Wildwood
  • Winbourne
  • Woodlawn

Middle

  • Brookstown
  • Capitol
  • CSAL
  • Glasgow
  • McKinley
  • Park Forest
  • Scotlandville
  • Sherwood
  • Southeast
  • Westdale
  • Woodlawn

High

  • Belaire
  • Broadmoor
  • CTECH
  • Glen Oaks
  • Istrouma
  • McKinley
  • Northeast
  • Scotlandville
  • Southern Lab
  • Tara
  • Woodlawn

Starting June 3, select locations will distribute free lunches at branch libraries on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

The distribution schedule is below:

Branch - Address Meal Service Days Meal Service Times Dates
Fairwood Branch Library - 12910 Old Hammond Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA Mon. & Thur. 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. June 3 - July 26
Eden Park Branch Library - 5131 Greenwell Springs Rd, Baton Rouge, LA Tue. & Thur. 12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. June 3 - July 26
Carver Branch Library - 720 Terrace Ave, Baton Rouge, LA Mon. - Thur. 3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. June 3 - June 27
Delmont Gardens Branch Library - 3351 Lorraine St, Baton Rouge, LA Tue. 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. June 3 - June 26

Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library - 11300 Greenwell Springs Rd, Baton Rouge, LA
Tue. 10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. June 3 - July 26
Goodwood Main Library - 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA Tue., Wed. & Thur. 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. June 3 - July 26
Jones Creek Regional Branch Library - 6222 Jones Creek Rd, Baton Rouge, LA Mon. - Thur. 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. June 3 - July 26
Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library - 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA Wed. 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. June 3 - July 26
Scotlandville Branch Library - 7373 Scenic Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA Thur. 1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. June 3 - July 26

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