UPDATE: Distribution locations for meals during COVID-19 school closure

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – In response to the COVID-19 school closures, the City of Little Rock and local organizations have implemented a plan to provide meals for students, many of whom regularly receive their only weekday meals at school.

Through Friday, April 17, more than 219,000 meals have been distributed to students, families, and others in need.

Organizations partnering in this effort are the City of Little Rock, Clinton Foundation, World Central Kitchen, Little Rock School District, Pulaski County Special School District, Central Arkansas Library System, and Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance.

Members of the community can get involved and support the effort by signing up to volunteer at littlerock.gov/volunteer or by making a contribution at wck.org/littlerock.

Those in need of transportation may use Rock Region Metro to reach many of the distribution locations. Find more information online at rrmetro.org.

Below are the locations where meals may be picked up for the week of April 20-26, 2020. An online map can be found at littlerock.gov/covid19<https://nam03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.littlerock.gov%2Fcity-administration%2Fmayors-office%2Fcovid-19-information%2F&amp;data=02%7C01%7CNDelashaw%40kark.com%7C0e841d1244a64265288508d7e398a3cc%7C9e5488e2e83844f6886cc7608242767e%7C0%7C0%7C637228117177536302&amp;sdata=ETxS4HunRdT4xb81DKFu0ZcEbaD%2FjTsRk%2F%2BGKPH2DTE%3D&amp;reserved=0>.

Meals are grab-and-go to limit contact and congregating. Everyone is requested to wash their hands or use hand sanitizer before picking up meals and to maintain a safe social distance of at least six feet between other people.

Monday through Friday
Lunch and Next Day Breakfast
Lunch and next day breakfast meals are available for any student age 18 and under. This operation is an equal opportunity provider.

11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Booker Arts Magnet School located at 2016 Barber St.
Chapel Ridge Apartments located at 9400 Stagecoach Rd.
Chicot Elementary School located at 11100 Chicot Rd.
Clinton Children’s Library and Learning Center located at 4800 W 10th St.
Dee Brown Library located at 6325 Baseline Dr.
King Elementary School located at 905 MLK Dr.
McClellan High School located at 9417 Geyer Springs Rd.
McMath Library located at 2100 John Barrow Rd.
Romine Elementary School located at 3400 Romine Rd.
Stephens Elementary School located at 3700 W. 18th St.
Terry Elementary School located at 10800 Mara Lynn Rd.
Wakefield Elementary School located at 75 Westminister Dr.
West Eagle Hill / Eagle Nest Apartments located at 33 Falcon Ct.
Williams Library located at 1800 Chester St.

12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Cato Elementary School located at 9906 Jacksonville-Cato Rd., Sherwood
Clinton Elementary School located at 142 Hollywood Ave., Sherwood
College Station Elementary School located at 4710 Frazier Pike
Harris Elementary School located at 4424 Hwy. 161, North Little Rock
Lawson Elementary School located at 19901 Lawson Rd.
Oakbrooke Elementary School located at 2200 Thornhill Dr., Sherwood
Oak Grove Elementary School located at 5703 Oak Grove Rd., North Little Rock

Dinner
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Booker Arts Magnet School located at 2016 Barber St.
Capitol Hill Apartments located at 15501 Capitol Hill Blvd.
Chapel Ridge Apartments located at 9400 Stagecoach Rd.
Chicot Elementary School located at 11100 Chicot Rd.
Clinton Children’s Library and Learning Center located at 4800 W 10th St.
College Station Elementary School located at 4710 Frazier Pike
Consulate of Mexico located at 3500 S. University Ave. **NOTE dinner will not be offered at this location on Friday, April 24
Dee Brown Library located at 6325 Baseline Dr.
Higgins Switch Community Center located at 3523 Slinker Rd.
King Elementary School located at 905 MLK Dr.
McClellan High School located at 9417 Geyer Springs Rd.
McMath Library located at 2100 John Barrow Rd.
Romine Elementary School located at 3400 Romine Rd.
Stephens Elementary School located at 3700 W. 18th St.
Sweet Home Community Center located at 7000 Hwy. 365
Terry Elementary School located at 10800 Mara Lynn Rd.
Wakefield Elementary School located at 75 Westminister Dr.
West Eagle Hill / Eagle Nest Apartments located at 33 Falcon Ct.
Williams Library located at 1800 Chester St.
Wrightsville Community Center located at 13024 Hwy. 365

Saturday and Sunday
Lunch
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Chicot Elementary School located at 11100 Chicot Rd.
Dee Brown Library located at 6325 Baseline Dr.
McMath Library located at 2100 John Barrow Rd.
Williams Library located at 1800 Chester St.

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