This Summer “Lunch’s On Us!”

Free Summer Lunch and Snack Program for Youth

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.

Our dietician-certified hot lunches are well-balanced meals 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 (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.)

This program is grant funded by the Texas Department of Agriculture. Meals will be provided at the sites listed. In accordance with federal law and USDA policy, the City of Corpus Christi promotes participation regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact (361) 826-3467 at least 48 hours in advance.

USDA Director, Civil Rights Division, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY) USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!