The TWIGS summer food program will start Monday, June 8, Mondays through Fridays in the Wood River and Hartford areas.
The program is made up of volunteers from First United Methodist churches in Wood River, Hartford, Wanda and surrounding areas. There will be three handout locations including Lewis & Clark Elementary School on the Acton Street side, Lighthouse Church on the corner of Marguerite and Elliott in Wood River and Hartford Elementary at the Second Street entrance. Lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. each weekday beginning June 8 until mid-August. Children 18 and younger are invited to stop by to get lunch.
For information, call (618) 254-1921 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.
TWIGS is a branch of The Family TreeHouse in Granite City under the supervision of Pastor Lisa Gwilliams.