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Fresh Rec Stop: Cooking Demos and Affordable Produce Near You!

Did you know that Fresh Rec Stop makes affordable produce available at centers throughout St. Petersburg?


Anyone can purchase fresh fruit and vegetables at low cost from coolers at the following City centers:

Frank Pierce Recreation Center
2000 7th St. S., (727) 893-7731

Lake Vista Recreation Center
1401 62nd Ave. S., (727) 893-7744

Roberts Recreation Center
1246 50th Ave. N., (727) 893-7754

Thomas “Jet” Jackson
Recreation Center
1000 28th St. S., (727) 893-7750

Willis S. Johns Recreation Center
6635 Dr. MLK Jr. St. N., (727) 893-7756

Lake Maggiore Environmental Education Center at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve
1101 Country Club Way. S., (727) 893-7326

Make Fresh Rec Stop your one-stop-shop and place a produce order with center staff! They will order it and keep it on hold for you to come pick up.

Visit our events page and check our Facebook group for the latest Fresh Rec Stop cooking demonstrations. Chef Philip educates all ages how to prepare healthy, affordable, easy, quick, meals that can feed a family using fresh, accessible ingredients.

Like and share this video! Want to learn more about Fresh Rec Stop? Call (727) 892-5994 or email Chef Philip at PRBELCAS@StPete.org for more information.