New state guidelines are in effect for distribution of free food, which will resume tomorrow in Montgomery County. County officials note that program participation is nearly twice what it was a year ago.

Dates, hours and locations for the next distribution are as follows:

Friday -- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Holiday Park Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Dr., Wheaton.

Saturday -- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Community Clinic, 107 Fleet St., Rockville; Emory Grove Methodist Church, Route 124 and Emory Grove Road; Lincoln Park Community Center, 357 Frederick Ave., Rockville; Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, East-West Highway, Bethesda; Plum-Gar Center, 19561 Scenery Dr., Germantown; Poolesville Health Clinic, 2001 Fishers Ave.; Ross Boddy Community Center, 18529 Brooke Rd., Sandy Spring; St. Camillus Catholic Church, 1600 St. Camillus Dr., Silver Spring; St. Martin's Catholic Church, Route 355 and Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg; Silver Spring Center, 8641 Colesville Rd.; Stewartown United Methodist Church, 19615 Goshen Rd.; Takoma Park Junior High, 7611 Piney Branch Rd., and Wheaton Center, 2424 Reedie Dr.

Monday -- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Clarksburg Recreation Center, 22501 Weems Rd.; noon to 3 p.m., Damascus United Methodist Church, recreation building, Routes 108 and 124.