Humboldt County: Kids Eat Free

Food for People

No small, growing humans shall go hungry in Humboldt, by golly. 

With school out, starting this week Food For People’s Childrens’ Summer Lunch Program will provide free sack lunches on weekdays to low-income children at numerous locations around the county. Last year, according to FFP, the summer program provided more than 17,500 meals to youth 18 and younger.

Know some hungry youngins? Peruse this year’s list of meal sites below. More details on FFP’s website

ARCATA

Arcata Elementary School
6/26-8/18 / M-F (12:00-12:45pm)

Camp Odyssey B&G Club
7/10-8/4 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

Redwood Park
6/19-8/25 / M-F (12:00-12:30pm)

Trinity Baptist Church
5/19-8/25 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

EUREKA

Boys & Girls Club
6/26-8/18 / M-F (1:00-2:00pm)

Boys & Girls Teen Center
6/26-8/18 / M-F (2:00-3:00pm)

Cooper Gulch Park
6/19-8/11 / MWF (12:00-12:45pm)

Ink People
6/20-8/25 / T-F (12:00-1:00pm)

Sequoia Park
6/19-8/11 / T & TH (12:00-12:45pm)

Food for People
6/19-8/25 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

John Ryan Youth Center
6/19-8/11 / M-F (12:00-12:45pm)

Morris Graves Museum
varies / M-F (11:00-11:30pm)

FORTUNA

Excel Summer Day Camp
6/19-7/14 / M-F (12:45-1:30pm)

Fortuna Summer Fun
6/19-7/7 & 7/23-8/25 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

Newburg Park
7/10-7/21 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

ELSEWHERE

Ferndale Lutheran Church
6/19-8/25 / M-F (11:30-12:30pm)

Hoopa Tribal Education Association
7/5-8/24 / M-Th (varies)

Manila Community Park
6/19-7/21 / M-F (12:00-12:30pm)

Mac Teen Center
6/26-8/18 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

Rio Dell Fireman’s Park
5/19-8/25 / M-F (12:15-12:45pm)

Scotia School
5/19-8/25 / M-F (1:00-1:30pm)

Dream Quest Willow Creek
6/26-8/25 / M-F (12:00-1:00pm)

—Andrew Goff

Events

(Submit yours!)

Children’s Summer Lunch Program
See Event Description / noon / Free
Providing a free lunch’s for children on summer weekdays at different county-wide sites located in McKinleyville, Arcata, Manila, Eureka , Fortuna, Rio Dell, Scotia and Willow Creek, and Hoopa.
445-3166 / csmith@foodforpeople.org / Web site / View Comments

Passport to Dance and Musical Theatre
North Coast Dance / 8-5 a.m. / $110 / $215 ages 8-13
For children ages 5-13!
442-7779 / northcoastdance@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Drop-In Activities For All
Arcata Community Center / 9 a.m.-10 p.m. / $3 / $20 punch card
Choose from: Badminton, Basketball, Community Song Circle, Hula Dance, Pickle Ball, Samba Drumming and more.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Camp Perigot
Blue Lake Roller Rink / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free
Something for the kids to do.
668-5932 / parks-rec@bluelake.ca.gov / Web site / View Comments

Maker Fun Factory VBS
Faith Center Foursquare Church / 9 a.m.-noon / Free
“Send your kids on an imaginative, impacting adventure! At Maker Fun Factory VBS, kids discover not only that God made them the way they are, but for a purpose too.”
442-1784 / mlemen@eurekafaithcenter.org / Web site / View Comments

AHHA Community Conversation
See Event Description / 2-3:30 p.m. / Free
Afforable Homeless Housing Alternatives meets monthly on the third Monday for a Community Conversation on Affordable Homeless Housing.
267-4035 / ahha.humco@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Insanity Live
Redwood Lounge / 5:15-6:15 p.m. / $5
Dynamic, cardio-conditioning and athletic training class taught in a format that can be done by all fitness levels and ages.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

David Lynch: The Art Life (2017)
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 6 p.m. / $8.50 / $6.50 Matinee
This riveting profile of director David Lynch (Twin Peaks, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive, The Elephant Man, etc) explores how the formative experiences of his youth led him to become “one of American cinema’s finest oddities.”
630-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Quiz Night
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Aww, show people how smart you are when you drink. Adorable.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

Friendship Circle Dance
Humboldt Hill Grange / 7 p.m. / $4
Dancing to live music featuring tunes from the 1930s, ‘40s and ‘50s.
725-5323 / View Comments

Really Cheap Bowling
Harbor Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight
$1.75 per game? Steeeee-rike!
View Comments

Karaoke with DJ Marv
Six Rivers Brewery / 8 p.m. / Free
Monday night sushi and “singing.”
839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Anna Hamilton
Clam Beach Inn / 8 p.m.
Humboldt County’s funniest guitar player.
839-0545 / View Comments

Karaoke
Six Rivers Brewery / 8-11 p.m. / Free
With DJ Marv!
839-7580 / musicbooking@sixriversbrewery.com / Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound’s Dancehall Mondays
Ocean Grove Lodge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Reggae/dancehall night. Looks like this.
677-3543 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 47 METERS DOWN: 12:00, 2:20, 4:40, 7:00, 9:20
  • ALL EYEZ ON ME: 11:55, 3:00, 6:05, 9:10
  • CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE 2D: 12:20, 2:35, 4:55, 7:15
  • CARS 3 2D: 11:50, 12:45, 2:15, 3:15, 6:00, 8:30
  • CARS 3 3D: 12:15, 2:45
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 2D: 5:30, 8:40
  • IT COMES AT NIGHT: 4:35, 9:45
  • MEGAN LEAVEY: 1:50, 7:05
  • MUMMY 2D: 12:05, 1:30, 2:40, 4:10, 5:20, 6:45, 8:10, 9:20
  • PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES 2D: 12:20, 3:20, 6:20, 9:15
  • ROUGH NIGHT: 1:45, 4:15, 6:50, 9:15
  • WONDER WOMAN 2D: 11:45, 2:50, 5:50, 8:00, 9:00
  • WONDER WOMAN 3D: 4:45
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 47 METERS DOWN: 12:20, 2:40, 5:00, 7:20, 9:40
  • ALL EYEZ ON ME: 11:45, 2:45, 5:50, 8:55
  • CARS 3 2D: 11:55, 1:10, 3:40, 6:10, 8:40
  • CARS 3 3D: 2:25
  • IT COMES AT NIGHT: 4:55
  • MUMMY 2D: 1:35, 4:10, 6:45, 9:20
  • PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES 2D: 12:15, 3:15, 6:15, 9:15
  • ROUGH NIGHT: 1:55, 4:30, 7:00, 9:30
  • WONDER WOMAN 2D: 11:45, 2:50, 6:00, 7:30, 9:05
Minor Theatre
  • CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE: 2:15
  • I, DANIEL BLAKE: 4:30, 7:00
  • PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES: 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
  • WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER: 9:30
  • WONDER WOMAN: 2:00, 5:15, 8:30