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Summer Meal Program in Bensalem

Local kids and teens, ages 1-18, can enjoy free nutritious breakfasts and lunches at a variety of sites

Children can once again enjoy no cost breakfasts and lunches provided by the Bensalem Township School District Food Service Department. The district is sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program, a federally-funded nutrition program, open to all children ages 1-18.

No application is necessary. Meals are completely free and all children are invited to come to the designated sites and enjoy nutritious meals. This program makes sure all children can eat healthy during the summer months. Meals will also be brought to children throughout Bensalem via the Owls on the Go Summer Lunch Bus.

Meals will be available at the following locations:

– Belmont, Faust, Rush and Struble elementary schools (meals in the cafeteria), June 20-Aug. 11, Monday-Thursday, breakfast from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
– Bensalem High School (meals in the cafeteria), June 20-Aug. 11, Monday-Thursday, breakfast from 8 to 9:30 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
– Cornwells Elementary and Snyder Middle School (meals in the cafeteria), July 5-Aug. 4, Monday-Thursday, breakfast from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
– Just Children, 2607 Interplex Drive in Feasterville-Trevose, June 20-Aug. 12, Monday-Friday, breakfast from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., lunch from noon to 1 p.m.
– Teddy Bear College in Bensalem, June 20-Aug. 12, Monday-Friday, breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m., lunch from noon to 1 p.m.
– Silver Lake Nature Center in Bristol, June 20-Aug. 12, Monday-Friday, lunch from noon to 1 p.m.

Owls on the Go Summer Lunch Bus runs June 20-Aug. 11, Monday-Thursday. Children must eat in the renovated, air conditioned bus. The bus will be at each stop for 30 minutes, serving meals for the first 20 minutes.

Bus #1 has the following schedule:

– 10:15 a.m. at Salem Crossing, off Street Road
– 10:50 a.m. at Townhomes @ Gateway, Richelieu Road entrance
– 11:30 a.m. at Valley Elementary School, parking lot by playground
– 12:10 p.m. at Intersection of Boston and Spruce aves.
– 12:50 p.m. at Penn Valley Terrace

Bus #2 has the following schedule:

– 10:20 a.m. at Riverview Crossing, Bristol Pike
– 11 a.m. at Hunter’s Creek Apartments
– 11:40 a.m. at Franklin Commons Apartments, Bobolink Drive by pool
– 12:15 p.m. at Hidden Valley, Cowcross Road by Euston & Maltese Court
– 12:50 p.m. at Intersection of Portside & Leeward Drive

Visit bensalemsd.org/apps/pages/SummerMeals for menus and more information. Visit rangeapp.org for a complete listing of sites in PA or call 1-866-3-HUNGRY.

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