Manatee to celebrate National School Lunch Week

BRADENTON -- Manatee County School District will celebrate National School Lunch Week Oct. 13-17 with the 30 million children National School Lunch Program serves every school day.

"Get in the Game with School Lunch" will feature activities promoting the importance of balancing healthy eating with physical activity.

National School Lunch Week will emphasize the healthy foods offered in Manatee County schools.

Sports-theme items such as perfect game popcorn chicken, no-hitter beef and cheese nachos and slam dunk sloppy joes will be served, according to the district.

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