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Carter County School System’s

R.E.A.D.S. Lunch and Literacy Summer Program Bus


Kids and Teens receive a FREE meal and book!


Get on board with lunch and literacy this summer! 

Look for the Lunch and Literacy Bus!


  June 18-21, 2018 - Hampton Elementary School’s Front Parking Lot 12:00-12:30 &

Elk Mills Fire Department 1:00-1:30


June 25-28, 2018 – Hunter Elementary School’s Front Parking Lot 12:00-12:30 &

Stoney Creek Volunteer Fire Department 1:00-1:30


July 9-12, 2018 – Old Cloudland Elementary School Parking Lot 11:15-11:45,

Roan Mountain State Park - Pool Parking Lot 12:00-12:30 &

Lower Shell Creek Christian Church 1:00-1:30


July 16-19, 2018 – Central Community Christian Church 12:00-12:30 &

Big Springs Baptist Church 1:00-1:30

Lunch will be served to children and teens under the age of 18 years old.  Meals must be eaten onsite to ensure food safety and that the child/teen consumes the meal.  Adult meals will not be served.  All children/teens will receive a free book.  Summer is a great time to get lost in a book!  Carter County School System promotes nutrition and literacy throughout the year.  Please help get the word out in the communities about this great program! 

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

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.

Lindsey Feathers,
Jul 24, 2018, 12:09 PM