Dip Into Summer!

Dip into summer- I tried it I liked it!

We are excited to be working with the following Free Summer Meal Sponsors on out "Dip into Summer" Local Food Taste Test Pop-ups!

  • Middletown Public Schools
  • East Hartford Public Schools
  • Manchester Public Schools
  • Waterbury Public Schools
  • EdAdvance - Torrington Public Schools
  • Vernon Public Schools
  • Meriden Public Schools
  • Bridgeport Public Schools
  • Naugatuck Public Schools
  • Ansonia Public Schools
  • Stamford Public Schools
Check our map as we are continually updating it with locations, dates, and times!


The CT Summer Meals Program is federally funded by the USDA and state-administered by the Connecticut State Department of Education. The program provides free, nutritious meals to kids during summer break. Summer Meals are offered at over 400 sites around the state from June to late August! Meals are free to any child age 18-and-under, no questions asked.
Find Free Summer Meals Near You!

Would you like to offer local fruits veggies in any delicious dip? Summer is an amazing time to connect with local farms to start with small orders and integrate some local product into your meal plans, menu extras or a simple taste test.  Find farms and other resources below in our "SOURCE" section or reach out directly for support. Be sure to order your free materials too, Buttons below!

Or download your own! Sticker | Activity Book

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