The Bend-La Pine Schools' free summer lunch program is under way at nine parks in Bend and La Pine.
The program is funded by the U.S. Depart-ment of Agriculture.
Lunch is free for all children ages 18 and younger. Parents may purchase lunch for $3 or bring their own lunch.
The Lunch and Learn summer reading program takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Al Moody, Finley Butte, Orchard, Pilot Butte Neighborhood and Sun Meadow parks.
The program continues through Aug. 4.