Lunch in the Park

Planned for June 1 – July 31!

The Columbia/Boone Health Department, City of Columbia Parks and Recreation, and VAC are once again partnering to present the
2020 Lunch in the Park program. Lunch in the Park will be providing lunches to children 18 and under at
Douglass Park, Monday – Friday from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.
Lunch will not be provided on Friday, July 3rd.

In 2019 this program served 2,209 lunches over the course of 9 weeks.
Volunteers donated 634 hours of their time to help pack and serve lunches and provide activities to those who attended.

Is your organization wanting to volunteer to serve lunches, you can sign up here:

Is our organization interested in providing an activity during Lunch in the Park, you can sign up here: 

If you are interested in obtaining more information about this program please contact the Program Coordinator,
Christy Lowe at or call 573-874-2273.


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2019 Lunch in the Park – Missourian

2017 Lunch in the Park – KOMU