Free Summer Meals Program

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation has partnered with Saint Paul Public Schools Nutrition Services and Youthprise to provide free summer meals at recreation centers and Phalen Beach for youth 18 years of age and under and persons over 19 who participate in a public or nonprofit private school program for persons with disabilities.

All sites serve meals Monday through Friday unless otherwise noted. Meal times are conveniently scheduled during or near many popular youth programs in Saint Paul, including Saint Paul Urban Tennis, Summer Blast, various summer camps and more. Free snacks are also served at all Roaming Rec sites. For more information about serving times at other sites throughout the city, call Saint Paul Public Schools Nutrition Services at (651) 603-4950.

2018 Summer Meals Locations and Serving Times

Monday - Friday, June 11 - August 24, 2018 (Unless otherwise noted)

Free snacks are also served at all Roaming Rec sites. For more free summer meals locations, visit the USDA Summer Food website.



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Arlington Hills (Meals by Youthprise M-Th, 6/11 to 9/3) 651-298-5701 1:00-2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm  
Battle Creek 651-501-6347 9:00-10:00am 12:00-1:00pm  
Dayton’s Bluff 651-793-3885 12:00-1:00pm   4:00-5:00pm
Duluth & Case 651-298-5709 12:30-1:15pm 4:00-4:45pm  
Eastview 651-222-2879 12:00-1:30pm    
Edgcumbe 651-695-3711 9:30-10:30am 11:45am-12:30pm  
El Rio Vista (Meals by Youthprise M-Th, 6/11 to 9/3) 651-789-3627 4:00-5:00pm   12:30-1:00pm
Groveland 651-695-3714 1:00-2:00pm   5:30-6:30pm
Hancock 651-298-4393 12:30-1:30pm 4:00-5:00pm  
Hayden Heights 651-298-5716 4:00-5:00pm   12:30-1:00pm
Hazel Park 651-501-6350 4:15- 5:00pm   12:30-1:00pm
Highland Park Community Center 651-695-3706 9:00-9:30am 12:00-1:00pm  
Jimmy Lee 651-642-0650 12:00-1:00pm 3:00-4:00pm  
Langford 651-298-5765 12:00-1:00pm 4:30-5:30pm  
Linwood 651-298-5660 8:00-9:00am 12:00 -1:00pm  
McDonough (Meals by Youthprise M-Th, 6/11 to 9/3) 651-558-2171 12:30-1:00pm 4:00-4:45pm  
MLK 651-290-8695 12:00-12:45pm   4:00-4:45pm
Merriam Park 651-298-5766 12:30-1:30pm 4:00-5:00pm  
North Dale 651-558-2329 9:00-10:00am 12:00-1:00pm  
NW Como 651-298-5813 4:00-4:30pm    
Palace (Meals by Youthprise M-Th, 6/11 to 9/3) 651-298-5677 6:00-7:00pm   1:00-2:00pm
Phalen Rec 651-793-6600 3:30-4:30pm    
Phalen Beach 651-776-9833 1:00-2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm  
Rice (Meals by Youthprise M-Th, 6/11 to 9/3) 651-558-2392 12:30-1:00pm 4:00-5:00pm  
Scheffer 651-298-5820 12:30-1:30pm 4:30-5:30pm  
W. Minnehaha 651-298-5823 12:30-1:30pm 4:00 – 5:00pm  
Wilder 651-298-5727 12:30-1:00pm   4:00-4:30pm

Meals are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.