Here’s where DeKalb County Community Gardens’ mobile food pantry will be in January

DeKalb County Community Gardens’ Grow Mobile will offer 10 distributions during the month of January.

Distributions will take place:

• 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 5 at Waterman Lions Park, 271 S. Birch St., Waterman

• 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 7 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb

• 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at Hinckley First United Methodist Church, 801 N. Sycamore St., Hinckley

• 3 to 5 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Cortland Lions Club Shelter, 70 S. Llanos St., Cortland

• 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 14 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb

• 1 to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Sycamore Federated Church, 612 W. State St., Sycamore

• 3 to 5 p.m. Jan. 19 at University Village Apartments, near the basketball courts, 722 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb

• 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 21 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb

• 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 26 at St. Paul the Apostle Parish, 340 W. Arnold Road, Sandwich

• 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 28 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb

The food is free and available to all who come.

All food will be pre-packed and distributed drive-thru style. DCCG asks that recipients practice good hand hygiene and requests people stay home if they are sick. Call Elder Care Services at 815-758-6550 with referrals for special grocery needs and delivery.

For information about DCCG’s Grow Mobile or to view the online calendar, visit www.dekalbgardens.org/food-needs. To receive Grow Mobile text alerts, text @a34cg4 to 81010.

Katrina J.E. Milton

Award-winning reporter and photographer for Shaw Media publications, including The Daily Chronicle and The MidWeek newspapers in DeKalb County, Illinois, since 2012.