Free Summer Lunches & Activities For Children 

The Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation Department is proud to announce the sponsorship of the USDA’s Simplified Summer Food Program for Children. This partnership allows meals to be made available at no charge to all attending children 18 years of age and younger. No registration required, just drop by. Free lunches will be served Weekdays, June 23 through August 15 (except July 4) from Noon to 12:30pm at the following locations:

•    Jefferson Middle School (Hot lunch)
2200 Conger Avenue NW
Olympia, WA 98502
•    Lions Park (Cold sack lunch)
800 Wilson Street SW
Olympia, WA 98501
Stay & Play
Children ages 6-12 are invited to stick around after lunch for the City of Olympia’s Summer Kids in Parks Program (SKIPP). SKIPP is a free, supervised, drop-in playground program featuring games, arts & crafts, field trips and more! SKIPP takes place every day following the Free Summer Lunch Program from 12:30pm to 3:15pm at Lions Park and Sunrise Park. Snacks will be served at 3pm. All children are required to complete a medical waiver prior to participating in SKIPP. Waivers and more information can be found at