New Site For Grab & Go Meals

Children can pick up breakfast, lunch & dinner at Whittier Elementary School Starting Apr. 2nd.


Frederick, Md (KM) The Frederick County School System says Whittier Elementary School has been added to the list of community-based sites where children can pick up breakfasts, lunches and suppers to go Monday through Friday. .All three meals will be available to go from 11:30 AM until 12:30 PM at Whittier, starting on Thursday, April 2nd.  The Weis Market parking lot at the Festival Shopping Center will no longer be a community-based site. .

The other community-based site are:

7th Street Frederick Shopping Center Parking Lot, 1305 West 7th Street, Frederick

Brunswick – Rite Aid Parking Lot, Brunswick Heights Shopping Center, 92 Souder Road, Brunswick

Buckeystown United Methodist Church – Parking Lot, 3440 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick

Concord Mobile Homes Park Community – 4828 Pioneer Circle, Jefferson

Jubilee Foods – Parking Lot at 515 E. Main Street, Emmitsburg

Heather Ridge – School Parking Lot, 1445 Taney Avenue, Frederick

Lucas Village Community Center – 111 Pennsylvania Avenue, Frederick

Max Kehne Ball Field – Parking Lot, 1100 West 7th Street, Frederick

New Market Shopping Center – Parking Lot, PNC Bank Location, 11717 Old National Pike, New Market

Overlook Park, 501 Coralberry Court, off Himes Avenue (across from Dutch’s Daughter Restaurant), Frederick

St. John’s Catholic Prep School, 3989 Buckeystown Pike, Buckeystown

Thurmont Elementary – School Parking Lot, 805 E. Main Street, Thurmont

Walkersville – Discovery Shopping Center Parking Lot (Goodwill Store), 8425 Woodsboro Pike, Walkersville

Children are reminded  to look for the yellow school bus.

There are several school-based sites where breakfasts are served to go at 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM, with lunches and suppers to go from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. They are:

Ballenger Creek Elementary

Crestwood Middle

Frederick High

Hillcrest Elementary

Lincoln Elementary

Monocacy Elementary

North Frederick Elementary

Waverley Elementary


The School System says these sites were up set to feed children while schools are closed due to the coronavirus emergency.

Children up to age 18 can participate. They don’t have to live in Frederick County, or attend Frederick County Public Schools, nor be eligible for free or reduced-priced meals.



By Kevin McManus