Senior scribbles, July 1, 2015


Chair massages are July 1. For more information, call the center.

Bingo will follow the noon meal, also on July 1.

The Kansas State Extension Office is having the program Thursday, July 2. The presentation will include different topics.

We are closed Friday, July 3 to honor Independence Day.

The center staff and board would like to thank everyone for their donations toward the new freezer. We still need more, but feel very blessed to have so many caring people helping us here.

A big thank you to everyone.

Please join us for a meal soon and stay for a program. For those with ideas, please call, we are always interested in new ideas. Volunteers are also needed.

For more information on any of these things, call 620-947-2304 or stop by 212 N. Main St. between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.

We have great fellowship. Hope to see you soon.

?Brenda Moss, director


Spaghetti with meat sauce, pease & carrots, tossed salad or winter salad, fruit, roll, milk.


Roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, Mandarin oranges & pineapple, milk.

FRIDAY, July 3

Closed for July 4th Holiday.

MONDAY, July 6

Swiss steak, garden-blend rice, steamed cabbage or green bean salad or tomato slices, fruit, roll, milk.


Pork cutlet, baked sweet potato, squash, Mandarin oranges & bananas, frosted Jell-O poke cake, roll, milk.


Barbecue chicken, corn o-brien, pea salad, banana pudding, roll, milk.


We invite everyone to come into our cool dining area to eat a good meal and stay to play pitch.

Those who play cards seem to have a very good and somewhat wild time.

We hosted the county senior citizen?s board meeting June 18.?Karen Mayse from the Area Agency on Aging in Manhattan gave a report as did others.

Robin Nelson, one of the volunteers brought day lilies in.

Mary Hett celebrated her birthday on June 19 bringing in treats.

Rhonda Brenzikofer brought in seven women from Florence and Burns to eat with us June 23. They are part of a women?s club.

Sue Clough called June 24 from Indiana. She drove all night to get to a family reunion. Iralee Barnard of Hope presented the program on that day about the native grasses of Kansas.

Come join us July 9. Tim McVay, the newest physician at St. Luke Hospital, will introduce himself to us.

Commodities will be here that day, too, and will be distributed on July 9.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 620-382-2942, or stop by 309 S. Third St., Marion.

? Janet Bryant, director


Chicken enchilada, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, refried beans, peach crisp, milk.


Grilled hamburger with bun, sliced tomatoes, grilled onion, potato salad, barbecue beans, watermelon slice, milk.

FRIDAY, July 3

Closed for July 4th Holiday

MONDAY, July 6

Oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, mixed vegetables, seasonal fresh fruit, roll, milk.


Beef and noodles, pea salad, carrots, gelatin fruit salad, milk.


Pork Roast with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans with onion, angel food cake with fruit, roll, milk.


The July menus are out so come by 106 N. Walnut and pick up a copy. Review it and call 983-2226 and make your reservations for the days you would like to eat with us.

We did have a slight increase in the price. Seniors, those 60 and older, are now at a suggested donation of $3.50, and all other persons are now $5.25. Either way is a bargain.

We will be closed on Friday, July 3, for July 4th celebrations. Hope you have a wonderful long weekend and enjoy all the festivities that Peabody has planned. We are well-known for our beautiful fireworks and the city always has many other events scheduled. So come out and enjoy!

The July birthday dinner will be on Wednesday, July 8. Come enjoy fried chicken with all the trimmings and celebrate your July birthday or the birthdays of those that do have July birthdays.

This is always a wonderful meal with lots of good fellowship. Make your reservations early.

There will be an indoor picnic at the Senior Center on Friday, July 10. This is the best…great picnic food with no flies, ants, or heat! This is a win/win anyway you look at it.

Our local board meeting is Monday, July 13, at 9:30 a.m., the SCMC Meeting is Friday, July 17, and the business meeting will be Tuesday, July 21. These are good meetings to attend because they keep you breast of what is going on in the senior community.

Dinner with the Doctor features physician Randolph Whitely after the noon day meal Wednesday, July 15. Please join us.

Happy Summertime!

?Ruth Lott, director


Chicken fried steak, cream gravy, potatoes, vegetable, blueberry muffin, wheat bread, milk.


Chicken & cheese enchiladas, refried beans, dessert, milk.

FRIDAY, July 3

Closed for July 4th Holiday.

MONDAY, July 6

Roast pork, gravy, mashed sweet potatoes, mixed vegetables, wheat bread, cake, fruit, milk.


Hamburger on a bun, lettuce/tomato/ onion, potato wedges, creamy cole slaw, strawberry sundae, milk.


Baked chicken, potatoes with gravy, green beans, wheat roll, cake, milk.

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