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It’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Vinton-Shellsburg CSD provides free meals to children during the summer.

Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like Vinton-Shellsburg CSD, to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer.


The Vinton summer meals will be served on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning June 13th, 2023, and ending July 27th, 2023.

 Grab-and-Go type meals to be distributed to the parent/guardian or the child  at:
 • Harvest 365 Parking Lot, 1201 C Ave, Vinton 11:00 am until 11:30 am
• Parks Apartments 1603 W 1st St #5, Vinton     11:35 am until Noon
Closed July 3rd  thru July 5th.

Anyone age 18 or younger may come to pick up meals or their parent/guardian.
Meals will be provided, on a first come, first served basis, at the sites and times.

For more information, contact Karen Ackman at

The Garrison Summer Meals will be served In-house at Garrison Public Library. June 5th-July 27th, 2023,

Monday through Thursday  Lunch 11:30 am -12:15 pm.
Closed July 3rd  thru July 5th

Contact ang.dague@garrison.lib.ia. so, we can have adequate meals available.

The Shellsburg meals will be served In-House at the Shellsburg Elementary Lunchroom June 5th– July 27th, 2023.

Monday through Thursday.  
Breakfast 8:00-8:30 am 
Lunch 11:30 am until 12:15 pm  
Closed July 3rd thru July 5th 

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