Senior Scribbles (8-7-19)

HILLSBORO Senior Center

We will have bingo every Wednesday after the noon meal and on Mondays we have dominos after the noon meal.

We need meals on wheels drivers and volunteers from 11 a.m. -1:15 p.m. so please, if you can help, let us know by calling 620-947-2304.

—Brenda Moss, director

WEDNESDAY, Aug 7

Burrito pie, corn, tossed salad, fruit, cinnamon rolls, milk

THURSDAY, Aug 8

Spaghetti with sauce, green beans, tossed salad, fruit, garlic bread, milk

FRIDAY, Aug 9

Tuna patties (alt: ham and swiss sliders), potato wedges, spinach salad with strawberries, bread, milk

MONDAY, Aug 12

Taco burger, green beans, fiesta corn salad, fruit, milk

TUESDAY, Aug 13

Turkey Tetrazzini, peas, carrot and raisin salad, fruit, bread, milk

WEDNESDAY, Aug 14

Tater tot casserole, broccoli/ cauliflower/carrot blend, fruit, cinnamon rolls, milk

Marion senior center

Irmagene Goodman celebrated her big 90th birthday with an open house on July 20 so she brought treats for us on the 19th. Then the fallowing week she brought in a cake from her big day

We have forms to nominate someone for Outstanding Volunteer at the county annual meeting on October 17.

The person must have volunteered a minimum 5 years. The deadline is Aug 9.

We welcomed the Lutheran Church Lunch Bunch on July 24. The program given by Angels Care was on the effects of dehydration, especially among the elderly in hot weather

We celebrated National Day of the Cowboy on July 26. There were lots of cowgirls and cowboys with boots, bandanas and hats in attendance.

Readers of cowboy poetry were Connie Fisher, Kendall Allison, Max Ewert, Larry Blosser and Joan Meyer. We sang “Home on the Range” accompanied by Keith Allison.

Vickie Kaempfe brought in cookies and cupcakes for us on July 29.

Edith Warneke brought treats for her birthday on July 31

Come join us on August 14 when our program will be given by Elaine McAlister of Hillsboro, author of “Celebrate Grandparenting.”

— Janet Bryant, director

WEDNESDAY, Aug 7

Burrito pie, corn, tossed salad, fruit, cinnamon rolls, milk

THURSDAY, Aug 8

Spaghetti with sauce, green beans, tossed salad, fruit, garlic bread, milk

FRIDAY, Aug 9

Tuna patties (alt: ham and swiss sliders), potato wedges, spinach salad with strawberries, bread, milk

MONDAY, Aug 12

Taco burger, green beans, fiesta corn salad, fruit, milk

TUESDAY, Aug 13

Turkey Tetrazzini, peas, carrot and raisin salad, fruit, bread, milk

WEDNESDAY, Aug 14

Tater tot casserole, broccoli/ cauliflower/carrot blend, fruit, cinnamon rolls, milk

Peabody senior center

Have you noticed how beautiful the flowers have been this year. What a nice rain this past week and it looks like more to come. Makes you wonder what our winter will be

Blood pressure will be taken by Jaime Garcia, Angels, on Thursday, Aug 8.

Grief Share will be from 3-4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug 13.

The Birthday Dinner is on Aug 14 with Sonja Koslowsky at the piano, chair massages with Rachel Gfeller, and blood pressure readings taken by nurses from Peabody Health and Rehab.

Looking forward to Thursday, Aug 22 at 5 p.m. when we will be having our Make-Up Meal.

On Friday, Aug 30 at 9:30 a.m., we will have out Holiday Brunch. We will be serving a Breakfast Casserole, Cinnamon Roll or Muffin, Fruit, and milk.

The first day of school starts on Tuesday, Aug 20. Please watch out for the children walking, riding their bikes or getting on or off the school buses.

Come by and pick up an August Menu or we can mail one to you.

Did you know that a meal Can be picked up, that a meal can be delivered, or better yet, you can come in and dine with friends?

Meals are $3.50 for 60+ and $5.25 for 59 and under. Be sure to call and make a reservation.

Take advantage of our Meals on Wheels program, please call for information (620-983-2226).

— Lou Ann Bowlin, site manager

WEDNESDAY, Aug 7

Salisbury steak, potatoes, vegetable, fruit, wheat bread, milk

THURSDAY, Aug 8

Spaghetti with meat sauce, tossed salad, garlic bread, fruit, milk

FRIDAY, Aug 9

Cream of potato soup, hamburger with bun, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, fruit, milk

MONDAY, Aug 12

Meat loaf, baked potato, vegetable, fruit, wheat bread, milk

TUESDAY, Aug 13

BBQ Pork with bun, potato salad, cole slaw, fruit, milk

WEDNESDAY, Aug 14

Baked chicken, mashed potato, gravy, green beans, fruit, cake, wheat roll, milk