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Community Meals

It’s about providing nutrition while nourishing a connected community.

UPDATE: March 12, 2020- Due to concerns regarding COVID-19 in Dane County, the following hours are in effective: 

Tuesdays: 10:00am-5:00pm

Wednesdays: Closed



We will no longer be provided hot meals or clothing shopping during this time. A full statement can be found here. Thank you for your understanding. 

Community meals are available five times (six times for seniors and veterans) each week for Dane County residents, when the pantry is open for grocery distribution. No registration is needed to attend a community meal and there is no limit on how many meals you can attend each week. If you plan to shop in addition to enjoying a community meal, you must eat first before you shop for clothing or groceries.

Community meals take place:

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 11:00am–1:15pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 5:00pm–6:45pm
Wednesdays (seniors (60+) & veterans) 11:00am–1:45pm
Fridays 4:30–7:15pm


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