The Hancock County Commission of Veteran Affairs will meet at 9:30 a.m. on May 12.
The meeting will be held at the Community Health building, 545 State Street in Garner.
Hy-Vee pharmacies offering free COVID-19 vaccines
Hy-Vee, Inc. announced on April 28 that all Hy-Vee pharmacy locations now offer free COVID-19 vaccines with no appointment necessary to walk in and receive the vaccine.
For those who prefer to make a vaccine appointment in advance, that option is still available by visiting www.hy-vee.com/covidvaccine, selecting “Find Appointments” and completing the digital vaccine informed consent form and appointment selection. COVID-19 vaccines are free for everyone, regardless of whether or bot they have insurance or Medicare Part B coverage.
Summer food service begins June 1 at Forest City Elementary
Forest City Elementary School is participating in the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children ages 2-18 without charge.
According to a release, breakfasts will be served between 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. from June 1 through June 18 at Forest City Elementary School, 1104 West I Street. Lunches will be served from 11:00 a.m. until noon on June 1 through July 30.
There will be no lunch service on July 2 and July 5 in observance of Independence Day.
Meals are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. There will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.