SKIPP & Summer Lunch Program

Composite image of girl in 6 places playing in Lions Park

SKIPP

The Summer Kids in Parks Program (SKIPP) is a free, supervised playground program for children ages 6-12. Kids will enjoy arts & crafts and active games. Snack will be served at 3pm.

NEW FOR 2020: In order to meet recommendations for safe group activities, SKIPP will not be a drop-in program this summer, pre-registration will be required. We will have a maximum of 18 spots per week at each site, with kids splitting up into groups of up to 9 per 1 counselor.

When & Where

Follow the link below to register and be sure to complete the SKIPP Medical Waiver.

Four happy children eating summer lunch in Olympia

Summer Lunch Program

Never play hungry! In Olympia, everyone 18 and under can enjoy a FREE lunch every weekday this summer! The Summer Lunch Program is a free nutrition program sponsored by Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation, provided by OSPI and the USDA. No registration necessary. Lunch will be served:

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: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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: mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; fax: (202) 690-7442; or email: program.intake@usda.gov.

Volunteer

At this time, we are not accepting volunteers for this program.

Questions?

Contact Luke Burns at 360.570.5857 or lburns@ci.olympia.wa.us