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Read about the Bucks County Free Library and the Bensalem, Levittown Libraries offering FREE food to children!  The community is liking and sharing the information about the summer food program on the library’s Facebook pages too–over 100 ‘likes’ and over...

Leslie LaBarte, District Consultant for the Warren Library Association, received a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) award for her work with the Summer Food Service Program.   Read about the libraries in the Seneca Library District that will offer snacks this summer. Check...

Want to offer breakfast, lunch or just a snack to kids in the library during the summer?   Learn about the Summer Food Service Program!  Check out this flier! You can apply until June 15th! Contact Mary Ringenberg, Education Administration Specialist and get signed up! Phone:...

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December 2016 Dear Pennsylvania Librarians, On September 29, 2015, Governor Tom Wolf signed an Executive Order establishing the Governor’s Food Security Partnership, which is comprised of secretaries and representatives from the departments of Aging, Agriculture, Community and...