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Monday, March 16, 2020
Free Lunch Pick Up Begins At Area Schools in Ann Arbor Amid COVID-19 Pandemic.
Free meal distribution Scarlett Middle School in Ann Arbor Monday. Photo Jeff Brown Purple Walrus Press.
Editor in Chief & Publisher Jeff Brown.
As Ann Arbor Public Schools, and all schools across the state of Michigan have closed due to COVID-19, Ann Arbor Public Schools now have free to go meal distribution locations to provide meals for children 18 and younger.
Monday morning a steady stream of cars pulled into the parking lot of Scarlett Elementary in Ann Arbor to receive free meals for children. Principals from three Ann Arbor elementary schools cheerily distributed bags of meals into vehicles that were patiently lined up in the Scarlett parking lot.
Pick up will be available on the following dates from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.:
Monday, March 16
Tuesday, March 17 (for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday meals)
Friday, March 20 (for Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday meals)
Tuesday, March 24 (for Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday meals)
Friday, March 27 (for Friday, Saturday, Sunday meals)
Tuesday, March 31 (for Tuesday and Wednesday meals)
Thursday, April 2 (for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday meals)
Meals can be picked up at the following locations:
Peace Neighborhood Center - Peace Maple Meadows Satellite- West Ann Arbor Satellite - 1111 N. Maple Road
The Pinelake Village Coop - outside the clubhouse - 2680 Adrienne Dr.
Lakestone Apartments - outside the clubhouse 4275 Eyrie Dr.
Scio Farms - outside the clubhouse- 6655 Jackson Road
Orchard Grove - outside the clubhouse0 2835 S. Wagner
Carpenter Elementary - Outside the school 4250 Central Blvd.
Scarlett Middle School - Outside the school 3300 Lorraine
Community Action Network (CAN) sites:
Arrowwood Hills Community Center - 2566 Arrowwood Trail
Bryant Community Center - 3 W. Eden CT.
Green Baxter Court Community Center - 1737 Green Rd.