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Massachusetts Summer Meals Kickoff 2018

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Devens Common Center

31 Andrews Parkway

Devens, MA 01434

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The annual Summer Meals Kickoff is a chance for Massachusetts SFSP sponsors, collaborators, and partners to brainstorm, plan, and get excited for a summer of serving meals in Massachusetts! This year's Kickoff will feature the unveiling of the new SFSP Statewide Brand, as well as great speakers and sessions for anyone working on summer meals in Massachusetts.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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8:00-8:30 am Registration

Continental Breakfast in Solarium Ballroom (Courtesy of New England Dairy and Food Council)

8:30-8:45 am Welcoming Remarks

8:45-9:15 am Keynote Speaker

Erin McAleer, President, Project Bread

9:15-9:25 am Unveiling of Statewide Brand

Maura Ackerman,Child Nutrition Outreach Program Director, Project Bread

9:25-9:35 am Moving to Workshops

9:35-11:00 am Breakout Session A

Breakout 1A: Engaging Teens

Breakout 2A: Summer Meals at Housing Authority Sites

Breakout 3A: Making the Most of the New Statewide Brand

11:00-11:15 am Moving to Lunch

11:15-12:45 pm Lunch in Solarium Ballroom

11:45-12:45 pm Lunch Plenary Session

Updates from Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

12:45-1:15 pm Curbside Consulting and Networking

1:15-1:20 pm Moving to Workshops

1:20-2:30 pm Breakout Session B

Breakout 1B: Summer Meals at Libraries

Breakout 2B: Farm to Summer

Breakout 3B: Mobile Meals

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Devens Common Center

31 Andrews Parkway

Devens, MA 01434

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