New ‘To Go’ Meals Site Added In Walkersville

It will begin operating next Tuesday.                                                                                                                 



Frederick, Md (KM) The Frederick County Public School System has added another free meals “to go” site.

Beginning on Tuesday, September 29th, a school system Food and Nutrition Services truck will be parked the Discovery Shopping Center at 8225 Woodsboro Pike in Walkersville. The vehicle, which is white minivan, will be  clearly marked for the public to see it, will be providing meals to go for all children 18 and younger. They do not have to be enrolled in Frederick County Public  Schools. Adults 19 and older who are enrolled in an FCPS  program for people with disabilities can also receive meals to go. .

Other “to go” meal sites in Frederick County are:

Elementary Schools

Ballenger Creek Elementary
Brunswick Elementary
Butterfly Ridge Elementary
Centerville Elementary
Deer Crossing Elementary
Emmitsburg Elementary
Glade Elementary
Green Valley Elementary
Hillcrest Elementary
Lewistown Elementary
Liberty Elementary
Lincoln Elementary
Monocacy Elementary
Myersville Elementary
New Market Elementary
North Frederick Elementary
Oakdale Elementary
Orchard Grove Elementary
Spring Ridge Elementary
Sugarloaf Elementary
Tuscarora Elementary
Twin Ridge Elementary
Valley Elementary
Waverley Elementary
Whittier Elementary

Middle Schools

Brunswick Middle
Crestwood Middle
Gov. Thomas Johnson Middle
Thurmont Middle
Windsor Knolls Middle

High Schools

Frederick High
Gov. Thomas Johnson High
Middletown High
Walkersville High

The following sites distribute to-go breakfasts and lunches from a school bus:

7th Street Frederick Shopping Center Parking Lot, 1305 West 7th Street, Frederick
Brunswick Heights Shopping Center Parking Lot, 92 Souder Road, Brunswick
Concord Mobile Homes Park Community, 4828 Pioneer Circle, Jefferson
Lucas Village Community Center Parking Lot, 111 Pennsylvania Avenue, Frederick

Meals are provided from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays using the following schedule.

Mondays – “To-go” breakfasts and lunches are provided for Monday and Tuesday
Tuesdays – Kitchens are closed
Wednesdays – “To-go” breakfasts and lunches are provided for Wednesday and Thursday
Thursdays – Kitchens are closed
Fridays – “To-go” breakfasts and lunches are provided for Friday, Saturday and Sunday

The School System says children do not need to be present. A parent, guardian or other designated person can pick up the food for the children.  . They will enter the school’s cafeteria  and pick up the food in the kitchen serving line.

Masks must be worn by all children and adults entering the cafeteria, and family groups must remain six-feet apart from other family groups.

The food server will be handling all of the food, which will be compartmentalized or individually wrapped.


By Kevin McManus