Summer food program to begin June 3

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Human Services Department’s Summer Food Service Program will kick off Monday, June 3, at several Calcasieu Parish locations.

Lunch will be served on a daily basis, Monday through Friday, until Friday, July 26. Sites will be closed on Thursday, July 4.

All children ages 18 and under will receive meals at no charge. No registration is required. Program acceptance and participation requirements are the same for all children – regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability.

Meals will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis at the following sites and times:

  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., DeQuincy Recreation Center, 507 Oak St., DeQuincy
  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., DeQuincy Primary School, 3024 McNeese St., DeQuincy
  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Vinton Middle School, 900 Horridge St., Vinton
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Vinton Recreation Center (Ward 7 Recreation), 1615 Horridge St., Vinton.

All food must be eaten on site – no food can be taken out of the facility.

For more information, call 721-4030 ext. 5111 or visit