Summer Nutrition Program

The Fitchburg Recreation Department is participating in the Summer Food Service Program the provides meals to children. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of meal service.

The Summer Food Service Program will begin on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 and continue on weekdays through August 18, 2017. Meals are cancelled due to rain. Check back for rain locations!

Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows:
  • Crocker Park: between 11:00am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri
  • Green Street Park: between 11:00am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri
  • Coggshall Park: between 11:00am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri

Interested participants are asked to check in at the park with the Playground Staff prior to 10:00am to be reserved a meal. At this time the Recreation Department cannot serve meals to residents over the age of 17. All meals must be consumed at the playground before leaving.

Meals are also available through the Summer Food Service Program provided by Fitchburg Public Schools Nutrition Services at the following Locations. Check in is not required.
    • Coolidge Park: between 11:00am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri
    • Parkhill Park: between 11:00am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri

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In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. 

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW 
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; 

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or 

(3) email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.