The lunch bunch program returns this summer for area children. ECKAN, through a partnership with the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, provides free meals to children ages 1-18 throughout the summer, beginning May 28 and ending Aug. 9.

This summer, meals will be served at the Don Woodward Community Center, 517 E. Third St., Ottawa, Monday through Friday from noon to 12:30 p.m.