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Become a Summer Food Program Site

Learn How Your Library Can Be a Summer Food Program Site Fewer than 15 percent of Minnesota kids who benefit from the free or reduced-price school lunch program have access to summer and afterschool food programs. Limited access to free … Continue reading

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Celebrate Lights on Afterschool

While not every library offers organized afterschool programs, many provide  “stealth” learning opportunities just by being open when kids are not in school. On October 22, celebrate the importance of afterschool learning with Lights On Afterschool, a nationwide event recognizing … Continue reading

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Summer & At-Risk Food Program

Summer and At-Risk Food Programs for Kids – Webinar Reminder Public libraries can help make sure kids have access to nutritious food when school is not in session by participating in summer and/or afterschool food programs. Begin planning your library’s … Continue reading

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Library Summer and At-Risk Food Programs for Kids

Fewer than 17 percent of Minnesota kids who benefit from the free or reduced-price school lunch program have access to summer and afterschool food programs. Limited access to free food programs, particularly during the summer, leaves many children hungry. Public … Continue reading

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