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Kids Lunch Club

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The Westerville Area Kids Lunch Clubs is a FREE program that provides children 18 and under with nutritious meals and coordinated enrichment activities throughout the summer when school is not in session. The Kids Lunch Club began in the summer of 2011 at Ridgewood Park, and has successfully expanded each year since. In 2015, 18,695 lunch meals and 21,294 weekend meals were supplied to children in need, totaling 39,989 meals. Additionally, KLC distributed over 88,000 pounds of fresh produce at the sites.

This upcoming summer, the Kids Lunch Club will serve on weekdays at the following locations from:

May 31st through August 12th – This program is outdoors and is rain or shine.

 Kids Lunch Club Summer Menu 2015

Abbey Lane Apartments
4301 Goldengate Oval
Columbus, OH 43224
Lunch served: 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Alum Creek South Park
535 Park Meadow Rd.
Westerville, OH 43081
Lunch served: 11:00 am-11:45 am

Huber Village Park
362 Huber Village Blvd.
Westerville, OH 43081
Lunch served: 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Northtowne Park
4778 Heatherton Dr.
Columbus, OH 43229
Lunch served: 11:15 am-12:00 pm

Parkridge Park
4497 Brokaw Dr.
Columbus, OH 43231
Lunch served: 12:00pm-12:45pm

Ridgewood Park
5402 Buenos Aires Blvd
Westerville, OH 43081
Lunch served: 11:45 am-12:30 pm

Strawberry Farms Park
5137 Marden Ct
Columbus, OH 43230
Lunch served: 12:00 pm-12:45 pm

Thornapple Apartments

4340 Thornapple Circle East
Columbus, OH 43231

Lunch served: 11:45 am-12:30 pm

Walnut Ridge Park
525 E Walnut St.
Westerville, OH 43081
Lunch served: 11:00 am-11:45 am

WARM Bus @ Brookeville Apartments
6803 Sharon Court
Columbus, OH 43229
Lunch served: 11:15 am-12:00 pm

Do you enjoy the great outdoors, face painting, crafts, exercise fitness, gardening, nutrition and other extra curricular activities? We invite you to become a mentor and share your passion with children in our local community . For more information on how you can get involved contact Stephen Gale, Assistant of Kids Lunch Club:, 614.899.0196 ext. 220.

“The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sec, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).“




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