Schools nationwide are marking National School Lunch Week -- Oct. 14-18 -- with special promotions and programs. "A lot of schools are doing school lunch celebrations to feature regional flavors of the meals for different regions of the country," said Diane Pratt-Heavner, spokeswoman for the School Nutrition Association. "There are fun activity sheets, contests and things that school cafeterias can do to help kids be involved and celebrate school lunch," she said.

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