WSIL -- During the summer months, many communities will reach-out to help children with a free meal during the week.
The city of Marion has sponsored the Summer Food Service Program since 1989. In its 29th year, a kick-off celebration is planned for this Saturday at the Boyton Street Community Center. It will be from 1-3pm. There will be food, music, and lots of games.
The summer lunch program will run from June 9th through August 3rd with lunch time at 12:30-2pm.