Greater Chicago Food Depository Lunch Bus Distributions

Bernie’s Book Bank and the Greater Chicago Food Depository are partnered to provide children with 12 free books at summer meal sites.

On scheduled days (below), Bernie’s Book Bank, the leading provider of quality books to at-risk children in the Chicagoland area, will stop at the Lunch Bus distributions and provide books to children. The Lunch Bus, a mobile summer meal program, brings healthy lunches to kids 18-years-old and younger Monday through Friday.

Bernie’s Book Bank Distributions at Lunch Bus sites – 

June 25:

10:40-11:00 a.m.: Downey Park (300 Jeffery Ave., Calumet City, IL 60409)

11:55 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Lansing Public Library (2750 Indiana Ave., Lansing, IL 60438)

1:45-2:05 p.m.: Sesto Park (Western Ave. at Beacon Blvd., Chicago Heights, IL 60411)

June 29:

11:00-11:20 a.m.: Hodgkins Library (6500 Wenz Ave., Hodgkins, IL 60525)

12:50-1:10 p.m.: Berwyn Township (6600 W. 26th St., Berwyn, IL 60402)

2:20-2:40 p.m.: Cicero Public Library (5225 W. Cermak Rd. Cicero, IL 60804)

July 3:

11:00-11:20 a.m.: Good Shepherd (2735 S. Kolin Ave., Chicago, IL 60623)

12:25-12:45 p.m.: Marquette Park (W. 71st and S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60629)

2:15-2:35 p.m.: Jeffery Manor Library (2401 E. 100th St., Chicago, IL 60617)

July 6:

11:00-11:20 a.m.: Davis Square Park (W. 45th St. and S. Marshfield Ave., Chicago, IL 60609)

12:20-12:40 p.m.:Little Village Library (2311 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, IL 60623)

2:15-2:35 p.m.: West Belmont Library (3104 N. Narragansett Ave., Chicago, IL 60634)

July 10:

11:50 a.m.- 12:10 p.m.: Lansing Public Library (2750 Indiana Ave., Lansing, IL 60438)

1:45-2:05 p.m.: Smith Park (Ashland Ave & W. 14th Pl., Chicago Heights, IL 60411)

July 13:

11:15 -11:35 a.m.: Memorial Park (626 Wentworth Ave., Calumet City, IL 60409)

12:45-1:05 p.m.: Enterprise Park (3140 Enterprise Park Ave., South Chicago Heights, IL 60411)

2:45-3:05 p.m.: Mission Covenant Church (2501 Collins St., Blue Island, IL 60406)

July 18:

11:55 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Sharp Park (1609 36th Ave., Melrose Park, IL 60160)

1:45-2:05 p.m.: Our Lady of Mount Church (2414 S 61st Ave., Cicero, IL 60804)

3:00-3:20 p.m.: Freedom Park (3701 Scoville Ave., Berwyn, IL 60402)

July 20:

11:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: St. Pancratius (4025 S. Sacramento Ave., Chicago, IL 60632)

1:25-1:45 p.m.: West Englewood Library (1745 W. 63rd St., Chicago, IL 60636)

3:05-3:25 p.m.: McKinley Library (1915 W. 35th St., Chicago, IL 60609)

July 25:

11:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Resurrection Project (1818 S. Paulina St., Chicago, IL 60608)

1:25-1:45 p.m.: Richard M. Daley Library (733 N. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, IL 60612)

3:00-3:20 p.m.: Austin Branch Library (5615 W. Race Ave., Chicago, IL 60644)