Summer Meal Program & Playground Pals
In conjuction with Lacey Parks & Recreation, certain area schools host a summer breakfast/lunch program as well as afternoon activities. More information is available on the Lacey Parks & Recreation Youth Programs pages
. Thurston County Food Bank also offers free lunches in areas throughout the county. Visit their website
School Supply Lists for 2017-18
Please visit your school's website for their school supply list for the fall.
Operation Backpack is a community-wide effort to help families with school supplies and backpacks. Backpacks will be distributed as needed through individual school Counselors and Intervention Specialists at the start of school. Please be sure to contact your school if you are in need of supplies.
Little Red Schoolhouse
School supplies and clothing will be distributed to all families in need on Thursday, August 17, from 8 AM to 6 PM
in the Komachin Middle School
parking lot. Each child will be able to choose a backpack filled with school supplies (based on individual lists), and a gently used or new coat, socks, and underwear. Families should plan on spending several hours at the event as it is usually crowded. Visit the Little Red Schoolhouse website for more information.
The SmileMobile, a mobile dental office, is now scheduling appointments for their visit to the Lydia Hawk Elementary parking lot July 10-21, 2017. Call 1-888-286-9105 to schedule an appointment.