Here are two videos with information about the coronavirus for children:
Free school lunches and breakfasts for children while schools are closed:
If your children go to Olympia, Lacey, North Thurston, Tumwater, Rochester or Shelton schools, they can get a free lunch and breakfast for the next day while schools are closed.
Olympia: Grab-and-Go meals: available free for pickup between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. For more information:
North Thurston Public Schools: meals available at all elementary schools and at Salish Middle School from 11:30-12:30.
Tumwater School District has grab-and-go meals for pickup at four schools: East Olympia Elementary, Littlerock Elementary, Michael T. Simmons Elementary, and Tumwater High Schoo from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Rochester School District will offer meals for pickup at:
Swede Hall Parking Lot (18543 Albany St. SW) from noon to 1 p.m. Rochester High School from 11 a.m. to noon.
Shelton School District: free breakfast and lunch to students and community members who are 18 years and younger from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday at the Shelton High School Student Union Building, Bordeaux Elementary School, Evergreen Elementary School, and Olympic Middle School.