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Lunches of Love sign-up under way - Updated

Registration is under way to participate in the Lunches of Love, a children’s summer food and activity program.

The program will begin Monday, July 9 and continue through Wednesday, Aug. 8, Susan Sample, program coordinator, said.  The community ministry provides meals and activities weekdays from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Family Life Center at First United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon. See the June 14 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for registration information.